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WSN names Dammann head of architecture department
Vehicle goes through ice on Pelican Lake
Vehicle falls through ice on Pelican Lake
Nisswa Fire Department seeks sponsors for Fishing Derby
Nolan staff to hold Congress Comes to You meetings in area cities
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Revolution 3rd at conference meet
Eight Mount Ski Gull youth racers place
Harold "Sonny" Rudlang Sr.
Sarah Maxine Edwards
Donna Mae M. Peterson
Kathleen "Kathy Jo" Benzick
Roaring '20s topic of presentation in Pequot Lakes
Pequot Lakes ECFE Family Fun Night to feature storyteller, singer
Looking Back - January 29
Residents urged to fight flu, other viruses by staying home when ill
Faith: Not on bread alone
The Last Windrow: Hats off to Brainerd Jaycees
Grim's Tales: Take carbon monoxide seriously
Guest Editorial: Visualize Nisswa's newest park at Feb. 5 open house
Letters to the Editor: Wealth disparity
Cracker Barrel: Recipes for kindness
letters to the editor
Stiller 80th birthday
Births - January 15
news of the north
January 24, 2015
News of the North - 2015 Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza
The 25th annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza contest was held on Saturday, January 24, 2015. Over 10,000 anglers were in attendance this year. ---- For photos, KLICK Here! ---- Nancy and Dan talked with some first year fishermen and some fishing veterans. We...
January 24, 2015 - 7:55pm
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 24, 2014
News of the North - Grand View Lodge wins award
This week on News of the North, Grand View Lodge wins the 3rd annual Business Excellence Award. The other two finalist businesses were MaxBotix of Brainerd and Sound Connection of Baxter. The Pequot Lakes fire tower is being called back in to service and AmericInn will not be hosting...
October 24, 2014 - 6:20pm
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 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 - Eatin' beans at 2014 Bean Hole Days
It's that time again for the 2014 annual Bean Hole Days in downtown Pequot Lakes, MN. On Tuesday, July 8, six giant pots of beans were buried in the ground to cook overnight and were taken out the next day to be served to the public. Despite growing up in the area, three of...
July 9, 2014 - 4:10pm
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