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Brainerd Jaycees take on minnows
Vehicles go through ice on Gull Lake; no serious injuries reported
News of the North - 2015 Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Ice Fishing Extravaganza winners listed
Owatonna man wins truck at Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
Marion Mae Willis
Clifford Ferdinand Boeder
Robert C. Erlanson
Richard Sylvester Rosol
2015 Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Echoland-Piper Shopper - January 23
Card Games - January 22
Senior Menu - January 22
Brainerd YMCA offers CPR course Feb. 9
Letters to the Editor: Wealth disparity
Cracker Barrel: Recipes for kindness
Letters to the Editor: Are Lueck, Heintzeman waving white flag on transportation?
Letters to the Editor: Climate change is a theory
Guest Column: Let's focus on priorities as we set new state budget
letters to the editor
Stiller 80th birthday
Births - January 15
January 16, 2015
News of the North - Hansen fills in as principal
This week, the Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza contest was given the go ahead by the Crow Wing County sheriff's office, measuring the ice thickness at 22-24 inches. Randy Hansen is filling in for Pequot Lakes principal Chip Rankin while he's on military leave. This...
January 16, 2015 - 6:49pm
January 9, 2015
News of the North - Ice Fest and Antique Snowmobile events
This week on NOTN, Nancy talks to Dave Guenther, the Annual Antique Snoemobile Rendezvous. Guenther talks about helping get together the radar runs for the 2015 Ice Fest happening Saturday, January 10 at Breezy Point. He also talks about having to cancel this years Antique Snowmobile...
January 9, 2015 - 4:43pm
November 21, 2014
News of the North - Area holiday events
Happy Holidays! It's that time of year again. There are a lot of events happening in the next month, such as the Nisswa City of Lights, Crosslake Light Up the Dam, Pine River Parade of Lights and more! Check out all the events in this week's Pineandlakes Echo Journal! All...
November 21, 2014 - 4:51pm
October 31, 2014
News of the North - Happy Halloween
Muahahahah! Happy Halloween! Becca 'Ariel' Clemens and Pete 'Reporter' Mohs talk about Halloween happenings around the area. Photos will be taken of kids going trick-or-treating around businesses in Nisswa, the 'Under the Sea' maze at the Brainerd Dispatch and of Pete, Kathy and...
October 31, 2014 - 4:46pm
October 17, 2014
News of the North - Elections are here
Guess what time it is? That's right – election time! NOTN is back at an exciting time. Shamp's Meat Market is closing after almost 50 years in business and Bob Spizzo has been inducted in to the Hospitality Hall of Fame.
October 17, 2014 - 5:35pm
July 28, 2014
White House to honor Minnesotans
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A southern Minnesota family will be in the White House spotlight Tuesday when honored in an event that includes discussion about how to support the next generation of farmers. Ryan and Tiffany Batalden of Lamberton are among 15 of what the White House calls...
July 28, 2014 - 11:43am
Cook County attorney found guilty of sexual misconduct
DULUTH -- A jury on Friday found Cook County attorney Tim Scannell guilty of two counts of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct. Scannell, 48, has admitted that he had a relationship with a 17-year-old girl in the summer of 2012. He was accused of kissing and touching her sexually...
July 28, 2014 - 11:43am
Dayton turns down debate
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has joined U.S. Sen. Al Franken in rejecting a traditional Minnesota State Fair debate. Minnesota Public Radio reported Friday that Dayton's campaign says he will not take part in a debate it sponsors each election year. MPR quoted Campaign Manager...
July 28, 2014 - 11:42am
Alexandria couple killed in rollover in Kansas
An Alexandria, Minn., couple died in a rollover north in Kansas on Thursday. The victims were Kay Dianne Pautz, 69, the driver, and her passenger, Gary Walter Pautz, 70. The accident happened at 3:55 p.m. north of McPherson, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol. Pamela...
July 28, 2014 - 11:42am
Minn. man remains in serious condition after collision with train
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A man who police say was drunk when his pickup truck collided with a train in Grand Forks early Thursday remains in serious condition. Jason Jost, 33, of Brooten, Minn., was injured early Thursday when the pickup he was driving collided with a southbound BNSF...
July 28, 2014 - 11:41am
July 25, 2014
News of the North - Pine River Zany Zucchini Street Festival 2014
The first annual Pine River Zany Zucchini Street Festival is Friday and Saturday, July 25 and 26. Many events are happening over the two days, such as Zucchini Zinging, Zukes vs. Zombies Water Wars, the longest continuous peel contest and much more. The first ever Festival royalty...
July 25, 2014 - 7:06pm
July 9, 2014
News of the North - 2014 Pine River Summerfest
The best part of the summer is finally here: it's parade time! The Echo Journal & NOTN crew start the season off with the 2014 Pine River Summerfest parade on Saturday, June 28. Then next week are 3 local 4th of July parades: -Freedom Days Celebrations Parade, 7 pm on...
July 9, 2014 - 4:04pm
News of the North - 4th of July 2014 area celebrations
Happy 4th of July! It's that time of year that we celebrate this great nation. Nancy and Travis report from the Nisswa Freedom Days parade in Nisswa on July 3. They talk about the other parades in the area: Peqout Lakes Stars & Stripes Parade at noon on Friday, July 4 and also...
July 9, 2014 - 4:03pm