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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Community angels support Faith in Action's neighborly volunteers
[KLICK GALLERY] Pine River Christmas events Dec. 3
Crow Wing County Most Wanted: December
[KLICK GALLERY] Jenkins tree lighting
Brainerd Lakes Chamber to host Bruce Miles Dec. 7
Stone returns after placing 10th at state last season
PR-B Pulse dance team growing
Tiger boys will start fresh for 2016
Experience, depth is key for Lightning
Revolution aim to move up in section
Francis Lee Cooley
Jean R. Prahm
Dr. Duane Lund
Ryan C. Amacher
Snowbirds should pack sunscreen and know the signs of skin cancer
Grim's Grub: Bone juice
Verch, Newberry to play Nisswa concert Dec. 9
Klein to perform at Gustavus Christmas worship services
'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' auditions set at CLC
Letter to the Editor: Pine River Chamber thanks snowplowers, linemen
Letter to the Editor: United we stand; divided we fall
As I See It: Tyranny comes in many forms
Faith: The holiday gathering
Letter to the Editor: This is what they are teaching at a 'Christian' school?
letters to the editor
80th Birthday: Harold Hanson
50th Wedding Anniversary: James and Mary Ann Zander
50th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Elizabeth Trusty
Three Fold Fraser Celebration
90th Birthday: Gerald "Keebler" Nelson
State Sen. Carrie Ruud
January 23, 2016
Ruud to host Senate District 10 meetings in Breezy Point, Crosslake
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, will continue her series of Wednesday in-district meetings Wednesday, Jan. 27, in Breezy Point, Crosslake and Emily. She will be at the Commander in Breezy Point from 9-10 a.m., Crosslake City Hall from 11 a.m. to noon, and Emily City Hall from...
January 23, 2016 - 8:00am
January 14, 2016
Ruud to host Senate District 10 meetings
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, is hosting Senate District 10 meetings. Constituents are encouraged to attend and discuss the issues that are important to them before the 2016 legislative session kicks off March 8. On Jan. 20, Ruud will be at the Jenkins VFW from 9-10 a.m.,...
January 14, 2016 - 2:10pm
August 7, 2015
Ruud attends school trust land conference
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, recently attended a joint conference of the Children's Land Alliance Supporting School (CLASS) and the Western States Land Commissioners Alliance (WSLCA) in Moab, Utah. CLASS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing educational leaders...
August 7, 2015 - 11:41am
July 8, 2015
Ruud attends International Legislators Forum
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, recently attended the International Legislators Forum (ILF) in Deadwood, S.D. ILF is an annual meeting of legislators from Manitoba, Minnesota, and North and South Dakota.
July 8, 2015 - 4:02pm
June 25, 2015
Ruud hosts National Foundation for Women Legislators spring symposium
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, recently hosted the National Foundation for Women Legislators (NFWL) "Spring Symposium for Women Policy Makers" in Eau Claire, Wis., along with Wisconsin state director Rep. Kathy Bernier. Ruud spoke about the opportunities NFWL has to offer...
June 25, 2015 - 11:32am
May 5, 2015
Ruud supports aquatic invasive species program
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, supports the new aquatic invasive species (AIS) program that would replace the controversial trailer decal program that was met with great skepticism when it was passed in 2012. Under the new program, when an individual purchases a fishing...
May 5, 2015 - 4:59pm
March 19, 2015
Ruud introduces arrestee DNA collection legislation
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, was joined by family members of violent crime victims to announce legislation that would allow for the collection of DNA from individuals arrested for certain felonies. "This legislation will solve crimes, prevent crimes and exonerate the innocent....
March 19, 2015 - 2:56pm
February 18, 2015
Ruud attends Agriculture Center of Excellence event
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, recently attend the launch of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) Center of Excellence in Agriculture at the Minnesota Department of Agriculture in St.
February 18, 2015 - 11:26am
January 29, 2015
Ruud receives Guardian of Small Business Award
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, received the Guardian of Small Business Award from the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB). NFIB...
January 29, 2015 - 8:09am
January 22, 2015
Ruud supports bill to repeal mandatory AIS trailer decal
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, has co-authored a bill to repeal a new law mandating an aquatic invasive species (AIS) trailer decal for anyone who transports watercraft or water-related equipment in or through Minnesota. The provision was adopted as part of the 2012 Environment...
January 22, 2015 - 1:44pm
December 11, 2014
Ruud receives elected Women of Excellence Award
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, recently traveled to Philadelphia for the National Foundation for Women Legislators annual conference,...
December 11, 2014 - 3:01pm
October 29, 2014
Ruud attends Great Lakes Commission annual meeting
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, recently attended the annual Great Lakes Commission (GLC) meeting in Buffalo, N.Y. The annual meeting brings together commission members from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin along with the...
October 29, 2014 - 3:31pm
July 2, 2014
Ruud appointed to Legislative Water Commission
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, has been appointed to serve on the Legislative Water Commission. The Legislature created this commission this year to review water policy reports and recommendations of the Environmental Quality Board, the Board of Water and Soil Resources,...
July 2, 2014 - 11:06am