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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Return of the polar vortex? Forecasters say it could hit next week
NJPA Invites businesses, schools to address workforce gaps
Crash pins man, injures 2 teens
PR-B Community Education offers classes
Woodturning, glass star classes offered in Pequot Lakes
Inside the Outdoors: Deer disease is a less familiar kind of invader
North Stars fall to Lumberjacks
Dan-ecdotes: PL grad Miller overcomes injuries, finds niche in Bears defense
Tulenchik wins title at W-DC tourney: Road Crew place 9th overall
Lightning Squirt B takes second in Cloquet
Dr. Robert Mayhew
Carol Denise Lapka
Shirley Ann Clausen
Henry M. "Bud" Bruss
Jenkins lights up for holidays
Survey says: Information glut no problem for most Americans
Nisswa Legion hosts Children's Christmas party
Longtime city council member steps down: Williams hopes to continue volunteering in Breezy Point
Chef's Hat: Warm up with these hot drinks
Letter to the editor: Pequot Lakes teams thank store, community
The Cracker Barrel: Picking the Christmas tree
The Last Windrow: Anglers anxiously awaiting thick ice
Letter to the Editor: Lakes Area Habitat helps build homes for vets
Letter to the Editor: Pine River Chamber thanks snowplowers, linemen
letters to the editor
80th Birthday: Harold Hanson
50th Wedding Anniversary: James and Mary Ann Zander
50th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Elizabeth Trusty
Three Fold Celebration
Three Fold Fraser Celebration
news of the north
July 18, 2016
[VIDEO] Bean Hole Days 2016
Residents and visitors flocked to Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes on Wednesday, July 13, for the 24th consecutive Bean Hole Days celebration....
July 18, 2016 - 2:06pm
June 27, 2016
[VIDEO] News of the North: Hwy 371 Construction Update
Nancy Vogt, editor of Pineandlakes Echo Journal, talks with Jared Kadelbach of Mathiowetz Construction on the latest updates on the Hwy 371 construction...
June 27, 2016 - 9:26am
March 23, 2016
[VIDEO] News of the North at the Everything Expo
Nancy talks with Jenna Crawford, the Pequot Lakes Chamber Director, at the Brainerd Lakes Chamber Everything Expo. They discuss what's going...
March 23, 2016 - 10:45am
March 2, 2016
[ VIDEO ] News of the North - Crosslake St. Patrick's Day Parade Preview
Nancy talks with Cindy and Mike about the 42nd Annual Crosslake St. Patrick's day Parade and Celebration on Saturday March 12th.
March 2, 2016 - 1:47pm
February 23, 2016
News Of The North - Hwy 371 Project
Nancy and Dan discuss details on the Highway 371 expansion project between Nisswa and Jenkins. --- Check out our KLICK Gallery periodically for...
February 23, 2016 - 9:27am
February 11, 2016
News of the North - 2016 Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Nancy and Leana take in the sights and sounds of the 2016 26th Annual Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza! This weeks' News of the North...
February 11, 2016 - 5:04pm
November 24, 2015
News Of The North - Nisswa City Of Lights
Nancy Vogt, Editor of the Pine and Lakes Echo Journal talks to Nisswa Chamber CEO/President Shawn Hansen about the annual Nisswa City of Lights...
November 24, 2015 - 3:17pm
July 15, 2015
[VIDEO] Spilling the beans
Trying to get someone to spill the beans is hard! Travis Grimler tries to get the secret recipe to the Bean Hole Days beans but is unsuccessful....
July 15, 2015 - 6:55pm
[VIDEO] NOTN - Jumping from event to event
Nancy Vogt and Becca Clemens try out the new green screen and show what it's like to be at the events coming up this weekend.
June 15, 2015 - 5:46pm
May 6, 2015
[VIDEO] News of the North - Pequot Lakes fire tower
We travel up 100 feet to talk with Keith Simar, retired DNR forester who now mans the historical Pequot Lakes fire tower in search of fires.
May 6, 2015 - 2:36pm
April 24, 2015
[VIDEO] News of the North - New principal in Pequot Lakes
This week on News of the North, Nancy reports on the new principal in Pequot Lakes, a new P & Z administrator in Nisswa and upcoming events. This...
April 24, 2015 - 5:14pm
April 21, 2015
[VIDEO] News of the North - Proms and Pageants
Tis the season for proms and pageants. Both area schools have been busy with the following events: Pequot Lakes Prom, Miss Pine River Pageant,...
April 21, 2015 - 10:22am
March 6, 2015
News of the North - Plunge & Patrick's
Nancy and Dan talk about the big upcoming events: the annual Polar Plunge on Pelican Lake and the Crosslake St. Patrick's Day parade in downtown...
March 6, 2015 - 5:51pm
February 23, 2015
News of the North - Wheaties Wallin benefit
On Friday, February 20, a benefit and silent auction was held for Wayne "Wheaites" Wallin at the Pequot Lakes High School gym. Wallin is a graduate...
February 23, 2015 - 4:21pm
February 13, 2015
News of the North - Miss Nisswa 2015
Miss Nisswa 2015 is.......Lizzy Thurlow! The Nisswa native will represent the city of Nisswa for the rest of 2015. Nancy talks to her about being...
February 13, 2015 - 11:34pm