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Airplane crash in Longville results in minor injuries
Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Glynlyon appoints president of Alpha Omega Publications Division
Sandhill cranes topic of Brainerd presentation Sept.24
Nisswa Garden Club to meet Sept. 25 at community center
Police Blotter - September 18
Crow Wing County board likely to cut property tax levy for fifth straight year
PR-B places 2nd at C-I tournament
Patriot girls 3rd at Eveleth-Gilbert meet
Symanietz third at skate contest
North Stars edged in season opener
Flyers spike Patriots 3-1 on Monday
Wilbur Charles (Bill) Nemitz
Barbara Jane Brekken
William "Bill" Van Dyke
Weagel shows glass art at Chautauqua program
Crafts, food anchor Taste of Pequot & Arts and Crafts Fair
Lakes Area Well-Read Mom Book Club to meet
Senior Menu - September 18
Essentia Health offers walk-in flu clinics
Letters to the Editor: Help plan Ideal Green Market food co-op
Letters to the Editor: A hearty thank you
From the Lefthand Corner: The perfect politician?
Minnesota's retired veterans are an asset worth our investment
The Last Windrow: Benefits of homegrown potatoes
letters to the editor
Births - September 11
Births - August 28
Bartel 90th birthday
September 17, 2014
Pine River City Council approves state grant for airport storage building
The Pine River City Council on Tuesday, Sept. 9, unanimously approved a state grant that will cover roughly 7.2 percent of the cost to construct a storage building for snow removal equipment at the Pine River Regional Airport. Total project cost is $426,745.
September 17, 2014 - 4:12pm
September 3, 2014
Final Duck Race of season
Wyatt Wind of Fulda was the grand duke of the final Pine River Duck Race of the season Friday, Aug. 15, at the Pine River dam. Submitted Photo
lifestyles / features
September 3, 2014 - 2:35pm
Murray to present Songs of the Industrial Workers of the World in Pine River
Friends and neighbors, rejoice! The Clean Water Land & Legacy Amendment is sending us in Pine River music! Shannon Murray will bring us Songs of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW). Shannon is a local songwriter, singer and guitarist. She will share her music with us at 7:30...
September 3, 2014 - 2:12pm
August 29, 2014
Arts Off 84 Art Crawl set Labor Day weekend
Eight locations on Minnesota Highway 84 between Pine River and Longville will feature 85 artists showing their works of art on Labor Day weekend, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 30 and 31. The seventh annual Arts Off 84 Art Crawl hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, and 10 a.m....
lifestyles / entertainment
August 29, 2014 - 11:08am
August 28, 2014
Pages from the Past - August 28
50 years ago, Aug. 28, 1964 (Headline) Olin Rexall Drug grand opening today & Saturday Ben and Terry Olin will have the grand opening of their new Rexall Drug Store Friday and Saturday, Aug. 28 and 29. 25 years ago, Aug. 31, 1989 (Headline) Ponto returns zoning duties to county After...
August 28, 2014 - 5:48pm
Ice Castle dealer plans grand opening Sept. 5
Northern Sales and Manufacturing, Pine River's new Ice Castle dealer, will host a grand opening event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 5 at its location on State Highway 371 just south of Pine River. The public is welcome to come and tour the manufacturing plant and check out the locally...
August 28, 2014 - 4:58pm
August 20, 2014
Bartel 90th birthday
Emil Luverne Bartel of Pine River will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at Heartland Apartments in Pine River. He was born Sept. 3, 1924.
celebrations / birthdays
August 20, 2014 - 1:29pm
Pine River Council agrees to meet with resident on messy yard
The Pine River City Council continued discussion of a residence in city limits known for broken cars and garbage. The council has discussed actions concerning this same property on many occasions, having once gone through a legal battle to have the property brought up to safety standards...
August 20, 2014 - 11:15am
Learn about 'Minnesota's Lost Towns' at Pine River event Friday
Grab your metal detectors, friends and neighbors! The Pine River Public Library, my home, is about to take you on a tour of "Minnesota's Lost Towns." There are 150 of these town discussed in Ms. Fochs' book. This is exciting stuff. I'll bet ghost hunting isn't even out of the question. Author...
August 20, 2014 - 11:06am
August 7, 2014
Nolan announces $401,625 grant for Pine River Regional Airport
The Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have awarded $401,625 to Pine River Regional Airport in Cass County, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan announced. The grant will provide federal funding for measures taken to protect equipment from adverse weather...
August 7, 2014 - 2:10pm
July 31, 2014
Gettin' zany with zucchini
The first-ever Pine River Zany Zucchini Street Festival gave new life to an abundant vegetable with a bland reputation. Events ranged from a zucchini cook-off to "Frog Hop" races and a street dance. For those with ingenuity, there was even a "Zucchini Zinging" event, where teams...
lifestyles / features
July 31, 2014 - 12:52pm
Northern Sales and Manufacturing continuing to grow
Northern Sales and Manufacturing, an expansion of Montevideo's Ice Castle Fish Houses, has just rolled out its first made-to-order RV Model Ice Castle fish house. Northern Sales and Manufacturing closed the purchase of their new property on Feb. 28 with help from Cass County Economic...
news / business
July 31, 2014 - 12:51pm
21-year-old Backus woman killed in crash in Pine River
PINE RIVER - A 21-year-old Backus woman was killed in a two-vehicle broadside crash reported at 6:30 a.m. Thursday on 24th Street and 16th Avenue Southwest in Pine River, reported the Minnesota State Patrol. The woman killed, Caitlyn E. Daudt, was a passenger in one of the vehicles....
July 31, 2014 - 11:42am
July 30, 2014
Pine River community garage sales Aug. 1 and 2
The Pine River community garage sale days will be held Friday, Aug. 1 and Saturday, Aug. 2 in various locations throughout the city. A map of locations is published in the July 25 Echoland Shopper and will be posted in area businesses. "Pie on Park Avenue" will also be held...
July 30, 2014 - 11:56am
Residents begin filing for local office
Filing for city, township, and school board positions officially opened in Minnesota on Tuesday, July 29. In the city of Crosslake, two residents have filed for mayor: the current mayor, Darrell Schneider, and Council Member Steve Roe. This means Crosslake will have at least one...
July 30, 2014 - 11:05am