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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Applications for school safety grants open Aug. 29
Horseback rider injured in Pillsbury State Forest
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
Rollover injures Little Falls man: Alcohol believed to be factor in crash
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
Cass County sheriff
July 14, 2018
K-9s, narcotics are topics of Cass County TRIAD meeting
The Cass County TRIAD presentation at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, at the Hackensack Hub will focus on the county K-9 and narcotics investigations. Investigator Tony Cyr will talk about the impact of narcotics on the area and how everyone can protect themselves and the community. This...
July 14, 2018 - 5:30am
July 12, 2018
Mysterious death follows bear encounter East of Backus
Rumors spread following an incident that led to the death of Edward VanBeek of Pine River on Monday, July 9, but official details may do little...
July 12, 2018 - 8:59pm
June 20, 2018
Drowning reported near Remer
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Monday, June 18, at approximately 6:27 p.m., the Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report of a drowning on Upper Menton Lake in Salem Township outside of Remer. Deputies and responders arrived and were able to recover the body of...
June 20, 2018 - 2:14pm
June 13, 2018
Search continues for missing boater in Cass County
BACKUS—The Cass County Sheriff's Office continued to search for the man who went missing Tuesday, June 12, when a boat overturned on a...
June 13, 2018 - 7:49pm
June 5, 2018
Boy, 9, dies in ATV crash
BOY RIVER—A 9-year-old boy died after the all-terrain vehicle he was driving flipped on top of him near Boy River, Cass County Sheriff...
June 5, 2018 - 6:00am
ATV collision with pickup injures 14-year-old
A 14-year-old teen suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries Saturday after the all-terrain vehicle he was driving collided with a pickup...
June 5, 2018 - 4:00am
April 25, 2018
Pedestrian seriously injured in hit-and-run collision
WALKER—A woman was seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle Sunday night in rural Walker. Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports...
April 25, 2018 - 10:00pm
April 8, 2018
Cass County sheriff runs for re-election
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch is running for re-election. The 55-year-old husband and father of three made the announcement Friday, April 6....
April 8, 2018 - 4:00am
April 4, 2018
Cass County releases identity of man killed in fire
CASS LAKE—The man killed in a house fire this past weekend in Cass Lake was identified. Found dead was Hubert Braman, 79, of Cass Lake, Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch stated in a news release. Burch stated the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office determined the cause of death...
April 4, 2018 - 5:30am
March 28, 2018
Rogers woman found in Cass County
A Rogers woman reported missing Sunday was located Tuesday near the Longville area, Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch said. Sheila Ann Heim did not...
March 28, 2018 - 4:00am
January 20, 2018
Pine River man apprehended with more stolen property
Owen Swenson, 32, Pine River, was apprehended Sunday, Jan. 14, when a tip to Pine River police and the Cass County Sheriff's Office led authorities...
January 20, 2018 - 6:00am
January 11, 2018
TRIAD meeting Jan. 16
The Cass County TRIAD group will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, at the Hackensack Hub. Starting with the new year, TRIAD meetings will feature sessions at the end focusing on different areas of the sheriff's office. In January the session will focus on the patrol division, and deputies...
January 11, 2018 - 9:30am
January 1, 2018
Search secures 2 stranded motorists amid subzero temps
Two lost souls from Brainerd are likely thanking their good luck after getting lost in the woods amid temperatures roughly 23 degrees below zero....
January 1, 2018 - 6:00am
December 8, 2017
Leads sought in Backus burglaries - reward offered
The Cass County sheriff is seeking leads that could result in the arrest of parties responsible for burglaries at Willard's Saloon and Eatery...
December 8, 2017 - 5:00am
November 19, 2017
TRIAD to meet Nov. 21 in Hackensack
The next TRIAD meeting will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 21, at the Hackensack Hub. Cass County Sheriff's Deputy Chad Emery will talk about the local Sentence to Service program. Coffee and desserts will be provided.
November 19, 2017 - 6:30am