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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Wisconsin elderly couple's perplexing death may never be explained
Remodel or move? How to make a decision about your home
Is homemade baby food healthier for infants?
Licorice during pregnancy linked to health issues for kids
Men more at risk of cognitive impairment, death after hip fracture
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
Girls Basketball: Lane sets Pequot Lakes school record
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Patricia J. Bailey
Pastor Todd Orr
Thomas Albert Gmahl
Senior Menus: Feb. 27-Mar. 3, 2017
Lake Country Faces: Backus native becomes youth pastor at Pequot Lakes Baptist Church
Grim's Grub: Pout about it
Reminders-Feb. 23, 2017
Calendar of Events-Feb. 24, 2017
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Faith: Look beneath the surface for what is buried
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Letter to the editor: Bartella family thanks community
letters to the editor
Wedding Announced: Denny (DJ) Pink and Martha Worms
65th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Kathy O'Brien
90th Birthday: Rachel Wing
95th Birthday: Ralph Yeager
4 Generations: Jensen, Stanwood, Nelson
February 9, 2017
Suspect in 5-year-old's kidnapping, murder wants grand jury testimony for defense prep
WALKER, Minn. — The defense attorney for a Coon Rapids man accused in the murder and sexual assault of 5-year-old Alayna Jeanne Ertl last...
February 9, 2017 - 2:14pm
February 3, 2017
Beating the winter blues by staying active, getting sun
Colder temperatures can cause some to develop the "winter blues," but health experts say staying active and getting as much sunlight as possible...
February 3, 2017 - 11:27am
February 2, 2017
Classes canceled at northern MN school after bomb threat
BEMIDJI—Students at Cass Lake-Bena schools went home early Thursday, Feb. 2, after school district staff heard of a bomb threat there....
February 2, 2017 - 1:33pm
December 28, 2016
Feds tighten restrictions on meds for farm animals
FRAZEE, Minn. — Since antibiotics came into general use in the 1930s and 1940s, they have been widely available to American farmers to use on their livestock at their discretion. Until now, antibiotics for food animals have been easily obtained at feed stores, fleet supply...
December 28, 2016 - 3:30pm
Riding on air: It’s downhill all the way at Detroit Mountain’s new tubing area
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Thanks to a lot of work done over the summer, there's plenty of room for tubing now at Detroit Mountain. A new...
December 28, 2016 - 2:29pm
September 6, 2016
Ex-Stanford swimmer convicted of sexual assault registers as sex offender
Former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner has registered as a sex offender in his home state of Ohio, following his conviction for sexually...
September 6, 2016 - 2:00pm
August 17, 2016
Chokecherry celebrated in Pequot Lakes
Following the Dru Sjodin Purple Elephant Run, Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes - the official Chokecherry Capital of Minnesota - became the spot...
August 17, 2016 - 11:49am
August 11, 2016
Some Minnesota U.S. House races in national spotlight
ST. PAUL -- Two, perhaps three, of Minnesota's eight congressional races will attract plenty of national attention as control of the U.S. House...
August 11, 2016 - 9:49am
July 26, 2016
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin August 1 in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's minimum wage rises August 1 and several new laws will hit the books. The state's large employers must pay at least...
July 26, 2016 - 8:37am
March 16, 2016
Card Games: March 17, 2016
500 1 p.m. Tuesdays Pine River American Legion Tuesday, March 8 Leonard Blasing, 3810; Ed Kloncz, 3760; Rich Davis, 3190. Joanne Cloutier won the door prize.. Blood pressures are taken the second Tuesday of the month at the Legion. Bridge Monday, March 7 Jenkins VFW, 11 a.m. No scores...
March 16, 2016 - 1:45pm
March 11, 2016
Anti-icing performed in Crow Wing County
Ever wonder what all those multiple narrow white lines are on the roads before a snow event and what they are for? The Crow Wing County Highway Department uses many techniques for snow and ice control, including one called anti-icing.
March 11, 2016 - 12:31pm
February 23, 2016
Donate books found while spring cleaning
If you're going through your books this winter/spring, remember that we can use ones that you are trying to find a home for. We cannot take encyclopedias, textbooks, Reader's Digest condensed books or National Geographic magazines. What we do like are books that are in good condition...
February 23, 2016 - 9:10am
February 12, 2016
Clearing for new Hwy 371 four-lane road between Nisswa, Jenkins begins next week
Next week, crews will begin to clear trees along the new route for the future four-lane segment of Hwy 371 between Nisswa and Jenkins. One crew...
February 12, 2016 - 10:50am
Highway 371 expansion - Tree Clearing
Tree clearing has begun on Highway 371 north of Nisswa. For more photos, KLICK Here!
February 12, 2016 - 10:49am
February 10, 2016
Distracted teen driver pleads guilty in crash that killed two
ELK RIVER, Minn. — A Little Falls girl who was messaging while driving has pleaded guilty to two counts of criminal vehicular homicide for...
February 10, 2016 - 2:39pm