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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes candidate forum slated Oct. 1
2018 Voter's Guide: Pequot Lakes School Board
2018 Voter's Guide: Pine River-Backus School Board
2018 Voter's Guide: Fifty Lakes City Council, mayor candidates
2018 Voter's Guide: Manhattan Beach City contests
Junior Hockey: North Stars skate past Willmar
Cross Country: Patriot boys 5th, girls 7th in Bagley - PR-B boys finish 20th
Bemidji State picked fifth in WCHA preseason polls, Minnesota State again the favorite
Defending champs Minnesota Duluth picked to finish first in NCHC; followed by SCSU, UND
Inside the Outdoors: Viruses victimize wildlife, too
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Shawn Eisel Blanchard
Lyle B. Sannes
Evelyn D. Eide
Coming Wednesday: Substance abuse is addictive
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
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
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
September 23, 2018
Grim's Grub: Let's shake things up a bit
Friends and family, I am almost sad to announce that I have done it. I have gone to the dark side. I am now getting into meal replacement shakes....
September 23, 2018 - 8:00am
September 17, 2018
Chef's Hat: Cooking in cast iron cookware
If you're looking for a new cooking method, forget about cooking in cast iron. Cast iron cookware has been around for hundreds, and perhaps even...
September 17, 2018 - 10:00am
Fall for apples
With fall just around the corner, our minds start drifting towards bonfires and hot apple cider. Apples are a favorite for many people. In fact,...
September 17, 2018 - 9:00am
September 10, 2018
Grim's Grub: Give that stinky little fish a chance
For as long as I can remember knowing the word "anchovies," I have turned up my nose at eating them. It didn't help that they were the butt of...
September 10, 2018 - 10:00am
August 31, 2018
Chef's Hat: Sometimes life just needs the flavor of rum
Even if you don't partake in alcoholic beverages, you'll find having a bottle of rum in the kitchen cupboard comes in quite handy. Rum adds a...
August 31, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 29, 2018
Grim's Grub: Wild mushrooms add flair to dishes
This year in Minnesota I've had a successful harvest of hedgehogs, lobsters, oysters and chickens of the woods. No, I'm not talking animals....
August 29, 2018 - 8:00am
August 20, 2018
Chef's Hat: August means it's backyard harvest time
Harvest season has kicked into full gear for many backyard gardeners. Even the smallest of gardens seems to go from a cucumber or two to bursting...
August 20, 2018 - 8:00am
August 15, 2018
Hackensack: Northwoods Art and Book Festival brings out crowd
Haze and a windless, warm day could not keep people away from the Northwoods Arts Council's annual Art and Book Festival in Hackensack on Saturday,...
August 15, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 8, 2018
Chef's Hat: Easy slow cooker meals are great for busy summer days
Summer is the ideal time to grill. But there are times when heating up the grill, cleaning the grate and standing over a hot grill do not seem...
August 8, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 5, 2018
Maybe the 'Worrier Diet' is right for me
After a lifetime of battling what to eat in order to triumph over the scale, I've realized that I've been asking the wrong question. Maybe the...
August 5, 2018 - 6:45am
July 31, 2018
Grim's Grub: An ode to your grandmas' heavy metal
Living at my father's house I ate more than my fair share of food cooked in cast iron cookware. My father and stepmother are collectors of Griswold...
July 31, 2018 - 8:00am
July 28, 2018
Crow Wing County Fair opens Tuesday: Traditional fun with a mix of new
Road construction has been bursting at the seams in Brainerd-Baxter this summer, bringing challenges to motorists trying to get to their destinations....
July 28, 2018 - 7:00am
July 25, 2018
Chef's Hat: Turn a cake into a plateful of cookies
For an easy and fast homemade cookie, nothing beats taking a cake mix, adding a couple of ingredients, throwing it all in the oven, and pulling...
July 25, 2018 - 10:00am
July 22, 2018
If we don't tell our food story, who will?
We sit at kitchen tables, on blankets in the park, around picnic tables at street fairs and on tailgates after a long morning in the field. We...
July 22, 2018 - 7:30am
July 20, 2018
Food preservation classes in August and September help gardeners keep their harvest longer
LITTLE FALLS—With the local food harvest season in full swing, Sprout is providing learning opportunities in partnership with University...
July 20, 2018 - 12:30pm