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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Architectural latex paint disposal now available in CWC
Blood drive set June 20 in Hackensack
Pequot Lakes High School honor roll
Spray-patch operations begin this week
PL 9th grade team first in Mid-State
Patriot anglers qualify for national event
Archery: Mitchell 5th, 12th in Kentucky
Golf Results - June 14, 2018
Public comments sought on allowing archery hunting of wild turkey at Crosslake Game Refuge
Marilyn Colleen (West) Marquardt
Debra Kay Branden
Joseph Arnold Branden
Ramona J. Marsyla
Faith: What I learned from 30 days without food
Fathers know best - sometimes (maybe)
Card games: June 4-8, 2018
Pets of the week
Senior Menus: June 18-22, 2018
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't let the rain get you down
Letter to the Editor: Find a better loon center location
The Last Windrow: Good luck to recent grads
As I See It: The nature of truth
Letter to the Editor: 'Fascism: A Warning' is a great read
letters to the editor
Births: June 16, 2018
Gary and Colleen Moser
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: June 3, 2018
July 1, 2013
Upgrade part two
Hey there, Tech Savvy fans! First I wanted to start with a couple of thank yous — No. 1 going out to all of the Tech Savvy fans! I have had the opportunity to meet some of you and it is very humbling to know that you read the column and I hope that this information is helpful to...
July 1, 2013 - 3:36pm
June 18, 2013
Here comes the sun
Hey there, Tech Savvy fans! Well, happy summer to you all (finally)! It looks like the sun decided to come out and we can only hope that this trend continues for the rest of the season. In honor of this momentous occasion I thought this would be a good week to look at some random...
June 18, 2013 - 4:10pm
June 11, 2013
Tech Savvy: I got two tickets to...well, anyone!
Hey there, Tech Savvy fans!
June 11, 2013 - 5:00pm
June 4, 2013
Hey there, Tech Savvy fans! Well, this week I wanted to give you a little update on how my fitness tracking is working, and also give you a little review on a new addition to the mix — the Link Armband by BodyMedia. As you may know, this whole journey started with my desire to finish...
June 4, 2013 - 4:05pm
May 28, 2013
Tech Savvy: Update Notification
Have you noticed that it is a seemingly endless process to keep your smartphone apps updated? It seems like every time you think you are caught up you get a notice that one — and usually more — of your apps has an improved version for you to download. It’s a bit of a Catch-22...
May 28, 2013 - 3:45pm
May 21, 2013
A picture's worth a thousand words
Hey, Tech Savvy fans! I am really excited this week to tell you about one of the great devices I had a chance to take a look at over the past couple weeks — the Samsung Galaxy Camera on loan from Verizon Wireless. This camera far exceeded all of my expectations. It’s more than...
May 21, 2013 - 4:39pm
May 14, 2013
Something for everyone
Hey there, Tech Savvy fans! Happy belated Mother’s Day to all the moms out there! Thank you for keeping the kids and husbands in line out there, the world is a better place because of all of you.
May 14, 2013 - 3:39pm
May 7, 2013
Tech Savvy: Oh those phabulous almost tablets!
Hey there, Tech Savvy Fans! This week we’re back at it with another review and this week we have a two for one. On loan from Verizon Wireless we have the Samsung Note 2 and the Samsung Note 10.1 Tablet, both running on the lightning fast 4G LTE network. This will be the first look...
May 7, 2013 - 4:00pm
April 30, 2013
Hey there, Tech Savvy fans! This past week has just been packed full of really great things here and it got me on the track of how things are constantly evolving and how that is continually impacting us in our everyday lives. We talk about change a lot in Tech Savvy and even though...
April 30, 2013 - 2:47pm
April 23, 2013
Fitness part deux
Hi there, Tech Savvy fans! Thanks for joining us again. As promised, this week continues our review streak. This week we are going to take a look at another great fitness tracking accessory, the UP by Jawbone. On loan from my friends at Verizon Wireless, the UP was designed to work...
April 23, 2013 - 3:38pm
April 16, 2013
For the fashionisa in all of us
Hey there, Tech Savvy Fans! To kick things off a HUGE congratulations to Lindsay S. who was the winner of the Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX HD that...
April 16, 2013 - 3:52pm
April 9, 2013
Hey there, Tech Savvy Fans! This week has been a busy one for me. Friday and Saturday, April 5 and 6, were the dates of the 2012 Brainerd Marketplace Show and if your reading this on April 6 it’s not too late to come down to the Brainerd Civic Center and chat with me. At 12:15 p.m....
April 9, 2013 - 3:14pm
April 2, 2013
Tech Savvy: NFC 101
A couple weeks ago I wrote an IMHO about QR (Quick Response) Codes and how I thought they were becoming outdated. I was thinking about it more...
April 2, 2013 - 3:12pm
March 26, 2013
Tech Savvy: Riddle me this
Hey there, Tech Savvy Fans! This week we had a couple of great reader questions, and I want to just dive right into those. Keep your questions coming; they help me learn more about some really awesome things! I hope my suggestions help and I’d love to hear back if you had success....
March 26, 2013 - 4:00pm
March 19, 2013
I hear the train a-comin'
I’ve spent this last week in Dallas with some of my coworkers from other parts of our company and I just wanted to share a little bit of what we got to learn about. It was a real eye-opener. Anyone who has been aware of some of the changes that have taken place within Facebook or...
March 19, 2013 - 3:10pm