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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County Most Wanted: July
Manhattan Beach: Residents identify priorities for city
Fergus Falls woman abducted at gunpoint safe; high-risk sex offender in custody: Suspect has history of abducting, raping women
McAllister wins awards for livestock
Breezy Point couple's daughter wins title
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher, Virkus running hot at North Central Speedway
PR-B fall sign-up meeting July 30
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Anton L. "Tony" Mogensen
Julius Clifford Matson
Roggenkamps to give concert at Pequot Lakes church
Emily church to host Jumpin' Jehosafats in concert
Faith: Permanent marks
Senior Menus: July 23-27, 2018
There's still plenty of planting season left
Mayor's Notebook: Take a look at two Pequot Lakes city projects
The Cracker Barrel: Sweet summertime
From the Lefthand Corner: Big Trump and little Trump - Panderers both
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
July 8, 2018
Who are we without our memories?
Last week, Edie caught her first fish off of her great-grandparents' dock on a little lake in Minnesota. After her daddy helped her pull that...
July 8, 2018 - 9:11am
June 3, 2018
Gardening season revives friendly father-daughter rivalry
Well, it's officially gardening season around here, which means the friendly competition I have with my dad about who is better at keeping the...
June 3, 2018 - 6:53am
May 6, 2018
Relishing the signs of spring, whether good or bad
Throw open the doors and bring out that old book that props up your window. Let the sun in and the breeze blow through the house because I...
May 6, 2018 - 9:38am
April 14, 2018
Kicking up dust on the road of life
We live on gravel roads that stretch like ribbons along pasture land dotted with black cattle. As we kick up dust beneath our pickup tires heading...
April 14, 2018 - 8:25am
April 8, 2018
On the ranch, being a good neighbor means so much
Out here on the ranch there are millions of tasks that require the proper attire. When I was growing up I don't think I ever saw our neighbor...
April 8, 2018 - 8:25am
March 25, 2018
Long moments remind us of fleeting nature of life
This winter has been long enough. I woke up to another three inches of snow on our doorstep this morning, crushing my hopes of spring finally...
March 25, 2018 - 7:36am
Lipstick and the memories that remain of loved ones
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — I leaned in towards the mirror after my shower, hair fixed and on to my makeup, cursing the laugh lines around my...
February 25, 2018 - 9:50am
February 4, 2018
Finding calm in this mess we call life
After three long, agonizing months in and out of intensive care unit in a Minneapolis hospital battling pancreatitis and fighting for his life,...
February 4, 2018 - 10:45am
December 10, 2017
Enjoy Momma's mouth-watering fudge recipe
Editor's note: Jessie Veeder and her family welcomed daughter Rosalee "Rosie" Gene on Dec. 1. Mother and baby are doing well, and we offer our...
December 10, 2017 - 9:56am
VEEDER: If kitchen tables could talk, the stories they could tell
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — It sits low, lower than the kitchen tables they make these days, its claw shaped feet at the bottom of the wooden...
September 10, 2017 - 4:00am
August 20, 2017
Love is an untidy, long story
"Happy Anniversary" flashed the message on my phone as it sat on a kitchen counter smudged with waffle batter and covered with grapes and cups...
August 20, 2017 - 8:47am
July 30, 2017
VEEDER: In a world of worry, pay the good stuff forward
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Last night, the person in front of me paid for my meal at the drive through. It had been a long Monday, and I got...
July 30, 2017 - 9:30am
July 2, 2017
A wife's dilemma: My husband and his stuff
My husband and I have this ongoing fight in our house. It goes something like this: Him: Have you seen the charger to the phone I had back in...
July 2, 2017 - 8:32am
April 16, 2017
Jessie Veeder: How a dog's life measures time
The first year my husband and I got married, we lived in the little house in the barnyard where my dad was raised, unloading all the earthly...
April 16, 2017 - 10:54am
April 2, 2017
Veeder: Stick shift struggles and why I blame my dad
I have a confession to make. In the years I spent growing up out here on the ranch as well as those being all grown up here on the ranch, I have...
April 2, 2017 - 9:33am