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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Nisswa Garden Club to meet Aug. 24
Pequot Lakes School District: School board discusses strategic plan
Wastewater facility, park donation discussed
The many everyday uses of vinegar
Trout recognized with lifetime achievement award
ATV safety course set for Aug. 26
Hackensack: Donations sought to repair Birch Lake fishing pier
Golf results - August 19, 2017
Twins activate former All-Star closer Perkins
Danecdotes: Practice begins for area fall sports
Charles "Charlie" Gentry
Geraldine "Gerre" McGuire
Clair Newton, Jr.
Wilford "Willie" Larson
Margaret E. Coleman
Hackensack festival features authors, artists
Senior Menus: Aug. 21-25, 2017
Tech Savvy: Do you have the proper eyewear to see Monday's rare event?
Card games: Aug. 20, 2017
Looking Back - Aug. 19, 2017
The Last Windrow: The life of a farm dog or cat
Love is an untidy, long story
Pine River-Backus Family Center: We face chaotic solar eclipses in life
Faith: It's unbelievable, but absolutely true
Anniversary trip brings clarity on marriage
letters to the editor
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Spike & Karen Wales
Cole Richard Sifferath
Robert and Susan (Gregg) House
August 4, 2017
'I'm prepared for a tough race': Nolan to run for re-election in '18
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan will run for his seventh term in Congress next year, he said Thursday. The DFLer from Crosby needs to appeal to the voters...
August 4, 2017 - 3:08pm
July 24, 2017
2 of Bovey, Minnesota's 5 city leaders facing felony charges
BOVEY, Minn. — With a population of only about 800, the Iron Range town of Bovey is governed by a mayor and four city councilors. Two of them are currently facing felony charges in State District Court. Councilors Michael Bibich and Bryan Johnson have each been charged this...
July 24, 2017 - 6:00am
July 11, 2017
Too early for Mills to decide if he wants to challenge Nolan for 3rd time
As Pete Stauber entered the national political scene Monday, joining the 2018 campaign for Minnesota's 8th Congressional District, Stewart Mills...
July 11, 2017 - 1:55pm
June 27, 2017
Judge orders Minnesota to fund legislature through Oct. 1
A judge on Tuesday ordered the state of Minnesota to fund its legislature until Oct. 1 while litigation challenging a gubernatorial veto works...
June 27, 2017 - 2:38pm
June 22, 2017
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near Boundary Waters
DULUTH, Minn. — Conservation, hunting and angling groups are battling back against U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's effort to undo a moratorium on...
June 22, 2017 - 5:04pm
June 13, 2017
Minnesota Legislature sues Mark Dayton over legislative funding
The Minnesota House and Senate filed a lawsuit on Tuesday asking a judge to overturn Gov. Mark Dayton’s veto of their funding for the next...
June 13, 2017 - 5:01pm
June 5, 2017
Former state senator to run for U.S. House seat in southern Minnesota
OWATONNA, Minn. -- A former state senator from Owatonna has announced her intention to seek the U.S. House seat in southern Minnesota now held...
June 5, 2017 - 3:59pm
June 1, 2017
Al Franken has a bone to pick with Ted Cruz, 'the guy who microwaves fish' in the office
There are few people in the halls of Congress who would dispute that "the most hated man" there is Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas. Since he took office...
June 1, 2017 - 7:10am
May 20, 2017
Work quietly proceeds on Minnesota state budget
ST. PAUL — With just days left before the Minnesota Legislature is forced to adjourn, the Minnesota Capitol was eerily quiet Saturday despite an unfinished budget. Rank and file lawmakers sat around the Capitol passing time as their party leaders hustled in and out of closed-door...
May 20, 2017 - 11:00pm
May 10, 2017
Bemidji State University fears cuts may be ahead as legislators debate funding
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The latest higher education plan by Minnesota legislators would send tens of millions more to Minnesota State colleges...
May 10, 2017 - 6:06pm
May 5, 2017
Pawlenty returns to the spotlight
EAGAN, Minn. — Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty returned to the public spotlight Friday to warn Minnesotans to prepare for the profound changes...
May 5, 2017 - 11:30pm
Letter to the editor: Trump's first and final war
Trump. When will enough of our bought-and-paid-for politicians in "the swamp" decide they love their country, their children and grandchildren, the rest of the world and the earth enough to drop their addiction to money and "party," ridding us of this terrible pretender and liar?...
opinion/letters to the editor
May 5, 2017 - 6:00am
May 2, 2017
Western Minnesota Republicans under fire for anti-Muslim post
Republicans in the congressional district that represents western Minnesota are seeing a backlash from a Facebook post calling Rep. Keith Ellison,...
May 2, 2017 - 6:06pm
McFeely: Post on 7th District GOP’s Facebook page calls Rep. Ellison Muslim slur
A post on the Minnesota 7th Congressional District Republican’s Facebook page included a vitriolic meme that called U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison...
May 2, 2017 - 6:13am
April 28, 2017
Four vie to lead Minn. GOP
ST. CLOUD — Republican activists from around the state will gather Saturday, April 29, in St. Cloud to pick a new leader as they prepare...
April 28, 2017 - 11:30pm