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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Alexandria Technical & Community College's Dean's List for fall 2017
Local students earn academic honors St. Cloud Technical & Community College Fall 2017
Local students named to Minnesota State Mankato 2017 fall semester Dean's List
University of Wisconsin-Stout students receive Chancellor's Award for fall term
Gustavus Adolphus College announces 2017 fall semester Dean's List
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - Feb. 21, 2018
Dance Team: 4 from Pequot Lakes earn all-state honors
Fifth-grade Patriots 1st in Crosby
PL 6th-grade girls first in Foley
4th-grade Patriots take second
Etta Mae Heuberger
Margaret Mary Baxter
Cold weather car safety
3 things for better health - Feb. 19
Heart healthy eating
Pets of the Week
Senior Menus: Feb. 19-23, 2018
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
The Cracker Barrel: Feeding the birds
Faith Column: Transcendent truth
Browser: Keep reading to earn your mug
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
letters to the editor
Supporting Denny McNamara
Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
Paws and Claws
October 18, 2017
Seed grant funding available for Minnesota clean energy projects
Energy efficiency measures like lighting and HVAC, and renewable energy technologies like solar and wind, have been taking off in Minnesota for the last decade. The Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTs) is looking to help get community-focused projects off the ground. "Since 2006, CERTs...
October 18, 2017 - 4:30am
September 29, 2017
Local shelters take in dogs from hurricanes Harvey, Irma
Nineteen dogs from Texas and Florida found refuge in local animal shelters after hurricanes Harvey and Irma wreaked havoc on their homes. "We...
September 29, 2017 - 4:00am
July 5, 2017
Paws & Claws to host grand opening July 7-8
Paws & Claws Rescue and Resort near Hackensack will host a grand opening from 1-4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 7-8, featuring food and games. A short program will be at 1 p.m. July 7 with opportunities for visitors to support the shelter. Lunch will be available, along with kids...
July 5, 2017 - 7:30am
June 24, 2017
Places: Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort built with cutting-edge technology
Even some locals don't know the purpose of the large building south of Hackensack on Highway 371 with its solar panels, and some may be surprised...
June 24, 2017 - 7:00am
May 9, 2017
Lights are on at Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort
The Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort for animals, located off Highway 371 south of Hackensack, held a ceremonial activation for the facility's...
May 9, 2017 - 6:00am
October 21, 2016
Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort receives $5,170 legacy donation
Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort in Hackensack received a legacy donation from the estate of Barb Iverson, a longtime Walker area resident who...
October 21, 2016 - 11:18am
August 30, 2016
Low-cost spay-neuter clinic set Sept. 8 in Hackensack
Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort will sponsor a low-cost spay-neuter clinic from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, at the Hackensack Fire...
August 30, 2016 - 9:15am
August 18, 2016
Hackensack Animal Shelter breaks ground, looks to future
Board members, volunteers and interested parties broke ground Thursday, Aug. 11, at the future site of Paws and Claws Animal Shelter near Hackensack....
August 18, 2016 - 8:21am
January 29, 2016
Paws and Claws animal shelter in Hackensack receives grant
Paws and Claws Rescue and Resort in Hackensack received a general operating support grant for $1,500 from U.S. Bank Foundation.
January 29, 2016 - 9:18am
November 23, 2015
Thanks for donating
On Nov. 12, 2015, Minnesotans stepped forward to donate over $18,063,000 to schools and nonprofit organizations across the state. This giving spirit will help many organizations in our area, including Paws and Claws Rescue and Resort, fulfill their mission. This year we received...
November 23, 2015 - 8:51am
September 3, 2015
Low-cost spay/neuter clinic set in Hackensack
Kindest Cut Veterinary Clinic will provide discounted spay and neutering services from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, at the Hackensack Fire Hall. To use this low-cost clinic, participating pet owners must register and schedule an appointment at kindestcutmn.com or call 763-489-SPAY...
September 3, 2015 - 2:02pm
April 29, 2015
Paws and Claws shows fundraising progress
"Kibble" was added to the Paws and Claws fundraising thermometer last week on the billboard that's located on the future site of the Rescue &...
April 29, 2015 - 3:26pm
July 31, 2014
Paws and Claws welcomes Vancura to board
Franz Vancura has joined the Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort board of directors. He owns Vancura Law Firm in Walker. After graduating from...
July 31, 2014 - 12:21pm
July 10, 2014
Paws and Claws undertaking pizza fundraiser
Orders for nine types of Chanticlear frozen pizza are being taken by supporters of Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort as a fundraiser. Pizza pickup will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Hackensack City Park during the Pork in the Park BBQ event. All proceeds go...
July 10, 2014 - 4:26pm