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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Cass County Board: Commissioners eliminate Leech Lake representative from children's initiative board
Breezy Point: Police chief warns of IRS scam
Pine River-Backus to 'Walk Like an Egyptian' for homecoming
Pine River: Parking ordinance renews old dispute
Cass County Board: Remer Fire Department shows off new facilities to commissioners
DNR expect good waterfowl opener
Area Volleyball: Patriots blank Cardinals
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
Danecdotes: Vikings' tie was rough, but bright spots abound
Judith K. Lapke
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Joanne Kay Miller
Wilma A. Gehrls
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
Grace UMC to host tailgate party Friday
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
A Matter of Balance: Reducing risk of falling
Chef's Hat: Cooking in cast iron cookware
Slow down to give and receive kindness
The Last Windrow: A time when people pulled together to save a town
Letter to the Editor: Andrews a wise choice in Crosslake
Letter to the editor: Here's the big deal about marijuana use
The Last Windrow: Pheasant hunt memories remain crystal clear
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
June 29, 2018
Commentary: Front-row seats for the cycle of life
ONTARIO'S QUETICO PROVINCIAL PARK — Evening comes slipping over the land. On our island camp here in this million-acre canoe-country wilderness,...
June 29, 2018 - 10:56am
June 15, 2018
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
The yellow dog and I were off on a two-hour jaunt in the woods the other day. She would lark ahead, following the trail and her nose. At intervals,...
June 15, 2018 - 7:30am
June 10, 2018
Creek restoration shows success of Minnesota clean water fund
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.—A project to restore 6½ miles of Grand Marais Creek near its outlet to the Red River north of East Grand Forks...
June 10, 2018 - 11:20am
June 6, 2018
Outdoor Youth Expo is June 9
The annual Brainerd Lakes Area Outdoor Youth Expo will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at Lakeshore Conservation Club on County Road 77. Family-friendly activities include trap shooting, duck- and goose-calling, archery, fishing, .22 and black powder, DNR and youth programs,...
June 6, 2018 - 5:30am
June 4, 2018
Minnesota's Marsh Lake project getting back on track
APPLETON, Minn.—One of western Minnesota's largest ecosystem restoration projects is making "slow but steady progress,'' in the words of...
June 4, 2018 - 10:37pm
May 22, 2018
Driver strikes moose in Aitkin County crash
HILL CITY, Minn. — A 25-year-old woman was driving south of Hill City when her vehicle struck a moose late Monday, May 21. The Minnesota...
May 22, 2018 - 8:34am
May 19, 2018
The Last WIndrow: It was just one big lie
I've been addicted to the outdoor life since I was old enough to understand the stories told to me by my grandfather. He loved hunting and fishing, and I was in awe of his descriptions of downing a flying goose or landing a flopping carp on the muddy banks of the Floyd River. I believe...
May 19, 2018 - 7:30am
May 11, 2018
Sam Cook column: No rest for life in canoe country
ELY — The two painted turtles were sunning atop a bald rock that had been jutting out of Little Gabbro Lake for about 10,000 years. Except...
May 11, 2018 - 6:00am
May 10, 2018
Minnesota fishing facts shared
Following are Minnesota fishing facts in anticipation of the Saturday, May 12, walleye and northern pike fishing opener. Anglers and waters •...
May 10, 2018 - 4:00pm
May 2, 2018
Men accused of illegal snaring: Authorities say wolves, bears, deer taken in Itasca County
DULUTH—A three-year investigation of illegal snaring in Itasca County has led to dozens of charges against two central Minnesota men accused...
May 2, 2018 - 8:23pm
April 23, 2018
Audit shows lax enforcement on elk, deer farm rules in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—Minnesota livestock regulators are not doing all they could to protect deer and elk from disease, a state audit shows. "We found that the Board of Animal Health has failed to enforce some laws relating to deer and elk farms," the Office of the Legislative Auditor wrote...
April 23, 2018 - 3:13pm
April 20, 2018
Minnesota congressman's effort de-list wolves stuck in Congress
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson says he has the votes on the House floor to pass a bill removing federal protection for gray wolves across the Great...
April 20, 2018 - 7:09am
April 19, 2018
Q&A with Howling for Wolves Founder Dr. Maureen Hackett
A Twin Cities wolf advocacy group said there are other ways to co-exist with wolves without using lethal methods to control populations, and...
April 19, 2018 - 7:09am
April 18, 2018
DNR officers at front lines of Minn. wolf depredation complaints
When Jeremy Woinarowicz joined the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources as a conservation officer in 2004, most of the wolf depredation...
April 18, 2018 - 7:19am
April 17, 2018
Tribal lands offer sanctuary for Minnesota wolves
RED LAKE, Minn.—Gray wolves could again be fair game in Minnesota if federal rules change, but Red Lake Nation and other tribes in Minnesota...
April 17, 2018 - 7:22am