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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
UPDATE: No injuries in Breezy Point's Lakeside Loft fire: Cause undetermined
AIS decontamination station opens in Crosslake
Veterans organization seeks nursing students for scholarships
Volunteers respond to county complaints at memorial site
Breezy Point condo building burns: Fire destroys vacation property in late night blaze
Golf: Stone places 71st at national tournament
Patriots continue to lead conference
Tigers 2nd in both rounds of play
Patriots place 11th at The Classic
Top-seeded Tigers pound Laporte 17-2
Donald R. Albrecht
Ronald J. Wonders
Cindy Marie Swedberg
Puttin' on The Mitts: Mystery ingredients? Challenge accepted
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Making the healthy choice the easy choice: Cuyuna Range Farmers Market
3 Things for Better Health - May 21
The Longest Day: Recognizing beginning stages of Dementia
Letter to the Editor: Thank you to Day of Caring students
Cheesehead Chatter: Take pride in what you have
As I See It: 'A hundred million miracles'
The Last WIndrow: It was just one big lie
Letter to the editor: Reconsider rerouting traffic until safety study is done
letters to the editor
Births - May 20, 2018
Births: Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Raymond and Margie Richards
May 6, 2018
Sanford Health Bemidji ‘shelves’ wellness center project
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A proposed $27 million wellness center and sports complex for Bemidji has been put on hold indefinitely. Bryan Nermoe, Sanford Bemidji executive vice president, said the plan to construct the facility on Sanford’s campus on the north side of the city has been “shelved.”...
May 6, 2018 - 6:49am
April 19, 2018
1 hospitalized after 2-vehicle crash
BEMIDJI—A 50-year-old man was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 5:16 p.m. on Highway 2 at 65th Avenue Northwest in Pike Bay Township in...
April 19, 2018 - 4:00am
April 17, 2018
Bemidji man arrested on charges of soliciting sex from child
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- A Bemidji man has been accused of soliciting sex from a child in Pennington County, where he met a sheriff’s deputy...
April 17, 2018 - 5:13pm
April 8, 2018
4 injured in Park Rapids multi-vehicle accident
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - Four people were taken to a Park Rapids hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries after a multi-vehicle accident on Highway 71 at the intersection with Jade Rose Drive about 3:14 p.m. Sunday, April 8, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Jason Michael...
April 8, 2018 - 10:16pm
March 15, 2018
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Lake of the Woods Fishing has heated up as March hits the midpoint, Lake of the Woods Tourism reports in this week's update. Electronics are helpful in putting more walleye and saugers on the ice. Some fish are aggressive, while others must be enticed into biting. Most resorts have...
March 15, 2018 - 3:10pm
March 2, 2018
Bemidji man found dead in fish house on Leech Lake
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports the death of a 21-year-old Bemidji man in his a fish house on Leech Lake Sunday, Feb. 25. Deputies responded to the 8:52 a.m. call of an unresponsive male on Leech Lake in Walker, where the Eelpout Festival was taking place. The man was taken...
March 2, 2018 - 10:45am
March 1, 2018
PL Speech wins Bemidji tournament
For the second time in two weeks, the Pequot Lakes speech team took home the championship trophy, this time at the 13th annual Bemidji Lumberjack...
March 1, 2018 - 9:58am
February 28, 2018
Bemidji man charged with beating developmentally disabled resident at group home
BEMIDJI, Minn.-- A group home employee was charged with third-degree assault Wednesday after allegedly hitting a developmentally disabled resident...
February 28, 2018 - 6:01pm
February 8, 2018
Bemidji school administrator sentenced to serve local jail term concurrent with federal prison time for sexual conversations with students
BEMIDJI—An emotional and largely symbolic sentencing hearing brought legal proceedings against Brandon Bjerknes to a close Thursday, Feb....
February 8, 2018 - 12:46pm
February 6, 2018
Driver slams into Minnesota office building during apparent medical emergency
BEMIDJI - A person who appeared to have a medical emergency was rushed to the hospital after apparently driving a truck into a financial advisory...
February 6, 2018 - 8:40am
January 24, 2018
Vehicle rollover sends 2 to hospital
WALKER—A driver and his passenger were injured when the Oldsmobile they were in crashed at 6:49 a.m. Monday on Highway 200, just southeast...
January 24, 2018 - 4:00am
January 2, 2018
Man arrested for attempted murder after fire in home near Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A 20-year-old Bemidji man was arrested Monday night after allegedly setting fire to a home near Bemidji. According to a news...
January 2, 2018 - 6:18pm
December 15, 2017
Video: Minnesota hunter encounters wolf pack
TENSTRIKE, Minn. — A local hunter got a glimpse of something he didn't necessarily expect wandering through his corner of the woods when he...
December 15, 2017 - 10:05am
December 13, 2017
Gander Outdoors to open first store in Minnesota
LAKEVILLE, Minn. – Gander Outdoors, the reborn version of defunct Gander Mountain, opened its first store in Lakeville near the Twin Cities...
December 13, 2017 - 5:35pm
November 8, 2017
13-year-old missing Bemidji girl found, Illinois man arrested
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- An Illinois man was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with the short-lived disappearance of a Bemidji girl. According...
November 8, 2017 - 2:25pm