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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes High School honor roll students listed
Registration open for March 4 Polar Plunge in Breezy Point
Nisswa: City won't pursue cat ordinance, hears about new animal shelter
Social media documentary 'Screenagers' to play Tuesday in Staples
Crow Wing County: Highway department advises safe spring driving
Girls Basketball: Lane sets Pequot Lakes school record
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Stone 8th in state meet - McGuire 46th in Biwabik
Wolverines play hard in first home game in 27 years
Eloise Kay Jans
Senior Menus: Feb. 27-Mar. 3, 2017
Lake Country Faces: Backus native becomes youth pastor at Pequot Lakes Baptist Church
Grim's Grub: Pout about it
Reminders-Feb. 23, 2017
Calendar of Events-Feb. 24, 2017
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Faith: Look beneath the surface for what is buried
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Letter to the editor: Bartella family thanks community
letters to the editor
Wedding Announced: Denny (DJ) Pink and Martha Worms
65th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Kathy O'Brien
90th Birthday: Rachel Wing
95th Birthday: Ralph Yeager
4 Generations: Jensen, Stanwood, Nelson
February 24, 2017
Grim's Grub: Pout about it
It's that time of year again where people go nuts in Walker over the ugliest fish this far to the north. Eelpout, burbot, ling, lota lota - or...
20 hours 34 min ago
February 22, 2017
Decadent slow cooker desserts to delight your palette
When it comes to dessert, the slow cooker might not be the first thing that comes to mind. The reality is that the versatile appliance is not...
February 22, 2017 - 11:12am
February 21, 2017
LOST ITALIAN: Biscotti: Twice-baked and double the fun
FARGO — I didn't understand biscotti when Tony first introduced me to it years ago. This strange-looking, dry, oblong Italian cookie had...
February 21, 2017 - 1:48pm
February 19, 2017
Chef's Hat: Not your usual chicken salad sandwich
Simple and perhaps a bit old-fashioned, the chicken salad sandwich is a great way to use up leftover chicken. For many people, chicken salad is simply diced chicken and a bit of mayo on toasted bread. Grapes are one of the traditional ingredients added to chicken salad. But there...
February 19, 2017 - 8:38pm
February 15, 2017
Slow cooker recipes for easy weeknight meals
Few aromas beat the smell of a home-cooked meal as families walk through the door after a long day at work and school. For some, it's the smell...
February 15, 2017 - 11:22am
February 8, 2017
Lost Italian: A Valentine's Day treat for the loved ones in your life
Chocolate cake holds a special place in my heart, especially on Valentine's Day. I still have the very first Valentine I ever received from Tony,...
February 8, 2017 - 9:05am
February 2, 2017
Chef's Hat: Bring nontraditional snacks to Super Bowl party
Super Bowl Sunday is right around the corner. For some people it is about the game, but for a lot of people it is more about socializing with friends and eating elaborate snacks. It may or may not surprise most people, but Super Bowl Sunday is the second biggest food day (or holiday,...
February 2, 2017 - 10:48pm
February 1, 2017
Slow cooker Super Bowl: 3 game-winning recipes
FARGO — Each year, football fans across the country look forward to one special weekend in February. They suit up in their chosen team's...
February 1, 2017 - 2:18pm
Lost Italian: Avocado dip and rainbow of veggies a Super Bowl score
A crudités platter may not be considered standard fare for Super Bowl Sunday, but when it's artfully presented with a creative variety of raw...
February 1, 2017 - 10:02am
January 25, 2017
Slow cooker appetizers for munchie moods
FARGO — Sometimes finger food is the best type of food. Whether indulging in appetizers for happy hour celebrations, sports games or as...
January 25, 2017 - 11:49am
Lost Italian: Black bean soup combines favorite travel experiences
Every year around this time, mid-January to February, I find myself pulling out my old Clipper Cruise Line cookbook and revisiting some of our...
January 25, 2017 - 10:56am
January 20, 2017
Chef's Hat: Sheet pan dinners are almost as easy as crockpot meals
When it comes to cooking, dishes that are appetizing, easy to make and have minimal cleanup time are what hold a lot of attraction for me - and for most people I know who have busy lives. For years crockpots have provided the answer to easy preparation; although crockpot meals are...
January 20, 2017 - 7:54pm
January 12, 2017
Grim's Grub: This one's for the kids
Growing up, I recall after school meals, as I'm sure many readers do. We got home before my mom, and since there were no adults present, my brother...
January 12, 2017 - 11:30am
January 10, 2017
LOST ITALIAN: Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
FARGO — This week's featured recipe has become one of our family's favorite go-to chicken dishes. Three Herb Chicken and Mushrooms is easy...
January 10, 2017 - 11:48am
January 9, 2017
Add pizzazz to snazz up appetizers
Not too long ago I went to a holiday gathering where the food was the typical appetizers - cold shrimp ring from a store, little hot dogs in barbecue sauce and a store-bought spinach dip. The gathering was with friends I had not seen for awhile so it was great catching up. But I do...
January 9, 2017 - 10:03pm