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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Brainerd School: District highlights new field trip procedures
Crow Wing County receives MDH award
It's time to chase fall color across state
Brainerd man faces robbery and assault charges
Pine River: Council decides against zoning change for private clubs
Inside the Outdoors: Viruses victimize wildlife, too
Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
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
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Evelyn D. Eide
Martha L. Rach
Judith K. Lapke
Crow Wing Energized: Depression might be more common than you think
Pequot Lakes church to host lutefisk supper Sept. 29
3 things for better health - Sept. 17
Brainerd health care facility offers companions to terminally ill
Essentia clinics offer walk-in flu clinics, appointments
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
April 11, 2018
Apostle Islands quarter released
RED CLIFF, Wis. — Surveying the design of newly minted U.S. quarters featuring the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Rick Peterson suggested...
April 11, 2018 - 6:15pm
January 14, 2018
Child care collapse: ‘Punitive’ regulatory environment pushing providers out of the business
DULUTH — It was day care — in-home, small-group, family day care — that helped make Steven Tanski the thoughtful young man...
January 14, 2018 - 6:00am
October 26, 2017
Duluth schools nearly out of reserve money, blames special ed troubles
DULUTH, Minn.—The Duluth school district is almost out of reserve cash. While the amount is not final, district CFO Doug Hasler said remaining funds are about $111,000, down from $2.4 million the prior year. An increase in special education costs for district resident students...
October 26, 2017 - 9:36pm
August 3, 2017
Estimate for Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline replacement jumps 9 percent
DULUTH — Enbridge says its Line 3 replacement pipeline is getting more expensive in the wake of regulatory delays and changes to the project....
August 3, 2017 - 4:13pm
May 4, 2017
Minnesota Republicans want to eliminate 'welfare for politicians'
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Republicans want to fundamentally redesign the state's laws governing how candidates raise and spend campaign money....
May 4, 2017 - 7:21am
March 19, 2017
Outdoor groups urge Minn. lawmakers to approve fee increases
DULUTH, Minn.—The time is now to increase hunting and fishing license fees, says a coalition of Minnesota hunting, fishing and environmental...
March 19, 2017 - 11:00am
February 17, 2017
Several factors turn setting salaries for Minn. lawmakers into complex, difficult decision
ST. PAUL—It was a simple idea: Take away Minnesota legislators' ability to set their own salaries. Voters in Minnesota apparently thought...
February 17, 2017 - 1:40pm
February 13, 2017
Couples save by celebrating belated Valentine's Day
NEW YORK—When it comes to romantic screwups, missing Valentine's Day is about as bad as it gets. But what if you miss it on purpose? Kathryn...
February 13, 2017 - 9:48am
January 30, 2017
Fighting fraud: Tips to avoid being the victim
FARGO — The numbers are alarming. It's difficult to turn on the television without hearing stories of people falling victim to fraud. "Every...
January 30, 2017 - 8:42am
January 19, 2017
In MN, farmers urge ag property tax credit and fix to school funding
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — With voters in the Worthington Public School District voting overwhelmingly against a $79 million facilities bond...
January 19, 2017 - 5:56pm
November 21, 2016
Cheap gas, more travel for Thanksgiving
DULUTH, Minn. — Fueled by the cheapest November gas prices in years, Americans are expected to travel more for Thanksgiving this year than...
November 21, 2016 - 10:04am
August 17, 2016
Finance apps provide 21st century money management
FARGO – In a world where technology is king, finance apps have taken over. While financial software and online banking were once the trendsetter...
August 17, 2016 - 2:02pm
August 12, 2016
Panera challenges U.S. restaurants to come ‘clean’ on kids menus
LOS ANGELES -- Panera Bread Co is launching a "clean" kids menu, the restaurant chain said on Thursday, and it challenged rivals like McDonald's...
August 12, 2016 - 8:57am
May 10, 2016
Your Money: Money-smart gifts for college grads
NEW YORK (Reuters) - For college graduates entering a challenging job market, some of whom are carrying tremendous student loan debt, any gift...
May 10, 2016 - 9:21am
September 23, 2015
Counterfeit money passed throughout county
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl announces that his offices has recently received numerous reports of counterfeit money being passed throughout...
September 23, 2015 - 3:11pm