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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Patriot Perspective: I'm proud to be a Patriot
Adult education classes to start Jan. 24 in Pine River
Pequot Lakes: Johnson, Golden named ExCEL candidates
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Crosslake Community School: Winter graduate celebrated
Inside the Outdoors: Minnesota's grouse guru, Gordon Gullion, back in the spotlight
Sixth grade Patriot boys take first
Riewer benefit Feb. 2 at PR-B
Area Male Athlete: PR-B's Ackerman leader in more ways than one
Patriot 6th graders take 3rd
Leslie M. Crider
Carrie L. Vukelich
William J. Cline
Alcuin A. Linn
Essentia Health to offer free cervical cancer screenings
Chef's Hat: Be creative when making stuffed chicken breasts
Senior Menus: Jan. 22-26, 2018
Denny Hecker's former Cross Lake home provides glimpse of top-end market
Faith: It's midwinter, but the color is green
Vogt's Notes: Drop me a line about what makes your fish house special
Letter to the editor: Lake associations protect lakes for everyone
The Last Windrow: Riding the stock market
From the Left Hand Corner: Will it ever end?
Letter to the Editor: Trump's wall of racism
letters to the editor
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: Dec. 17, 2017
Bailey Wachholz-Luke Landecker
January 17, 2018
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposal
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton wants the state to fund $1.5 billion of public works projects across Minnesota and asks legislators to approve...
January 17, 2018 - 7:00am
January 12, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota would seem to have an outsized influence on the next farm bill. Both of the state's senators are on that body's Agriculture...
January 12, 2018 - 11:10am
January 11, 2018
Dayton encourages MNsure sign-ups before Sunday deadline
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton declared Wednesday "MNsure Enrollment Day" in Minnesota, with five days remaining to enroll in health care coverage for 2018 through MNsure. Already, more than 111,600 Minnesotans successfully enrolled in private health coverage for 2018 through MNsure,...
January 11, 2018 - 1:30pm
January 3, 2018
'Acting lieutenant governor' quiet first day on job
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Senate President Michelle Fischbach calls herself "acting lieutenant governor," but has not talked publicly...
January 3, 2018 - 6:29pm
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
WASHINGTON — Tina Smith raised her right hand and swore to uphold the U.S. Constitution, replacing Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken after...
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
WASHINGTON — Minnesota's best-known politician has resigned from the U.S. Senate while a well-known political celebrity considers running for...
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm
December 23, 2017
Commentary: 'New' Minnesota Capitol, enlarged political divide
ST. PAUL—Oh, what a year 2017 was in Minnesota politics. It all started innocently enough, with the state Capitol re-opening after years...
December 23, 2017 - 8:02am
December 5, 2017
Minnesota budget forecast shows slight dip
ST. PAUL — The economy remains strong, but a new report indicates Minnesotans should not be overly confident. The Tuesday, Dec. 5, budget forecast,...
December 5, 2017 - 4:37pm
December 4, 2017
Minnesota Republicans gather in 8th District despite rift
EAST GULL LAKE—The core of the Republican Party of Minnesota assembled Saturday at Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake in preparation for 2018....
December 4, 2017 - 7:00am
November 29, 2017
US House delays vote on Minn. mining bill
WASHINGTON—The U.S. House on Wednesday debated legislation that would reopen areas near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northern...
November 29, 2017 - 5:14pm
Farmers have more time for wolf grant applications
Minnesota farmers have an additional three weeks to apply for grant money to help prevent wolf attacks. Due to a late harvest keeping farmers in the fields longer than average, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture is extending the deadline for the Wolf-Livestock Conflict Prevention...
November 29, 2017 - 3:00am
October 11, 2017
Minn. GOP's Kurt Daudt remains undecided on run for governor
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt is still deciding if he will enter the governor's race in 2018, saying Tuesday, OCt....
October 11, 2017 - 6:16am
October 9, 2017
Motorcycle-riding DFL candidate, with counter-terrorism experience, emerges to challenge Nolan
ISANTI, Minn. — Leah Phifer will put away the motorcycle she rode to tour Minnesota's 8th Congressional District this summer, but carry...
October 9, 2017 - 3:06pm
July 11, 2017
Historic Duluth depot needs $8 million fix
DULUTH, Minn. — It's been a landmark in Duluth since 1892, but the historic Union Depot is showing its age with a leaking front balcony...
July 11, 2017 - 8:07am
June 26, 2017
Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
POLK COUNTY, Minn.—A big oil company says they're owed millions and millions of dollars and it could be up to local counties to make it right....
June 26, 2017 - 8:36am