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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Agendas - Sept. 23
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves preliminary levy
Faces: Pequot Lakes police officer goes back to school as liaison
Making the Grade: Sept. 23, 2018
Police Blotter - Sept. 22, 2018
Football: Patriots fall to Rebels 20-18
Basketball: Clinics at CLC scheduled in October
Area Female Athlete: Wynn helps put the W in PR-B
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
Golf results - Sept. 20, 2018
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Martha L. Rach
Judith K. Lapke
Coming Monday: No one dies alone
Grim's Grub: Let's shake things up a bit
Dear daughters, from Mom
Senior Menus: Sept. 24-28, 2018
Faith: Unity in a divided nation
As I See It: Why study history?
Uncharted: A hike, a speech and a loose-meat sandwich
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
Slow down to give and receive kindness
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Cass County sheriff
September 17, 2018
Sheriff's Corner: Cass County utilizes new warning notification system
The Cass County Sheriff's Office is excited to bring a new warning notification system to residents of Cass County called Integrated Public Alert...
September 17, 2018 - 7:00am
August 20, 2018
Apparent Ponto Lake drowning reported
A Wisconsin woman died Sunday, Aug. 19, after being pulled from Ponto Lake in rural Backus on Saturday, Aug. 18, Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch...
August 20, 2018 - 12:04pm
August 15, 2018
Cass Sheriff's fish fry Aug. 18
The public is invited to join Sheriff Tom Burch's Fish Crew Saturday, Aug 18 from 5-6:30 p.m. at Union Congregational Church in Hackensack for...
August 15, 2018 - 5:30am
August 10, 2018
Cass County issues missing person report
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that the Cass County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a missing person's case. David Rickbeil,...
August 10, 2018 - 4:00am
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