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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Backus Legion officers installed
Ruttger Family honored for philanthropy
Smaller turnout, bigger fish at week 4 of Hackensack fishing contest
Making the Grade: July 15, 2018
Outdoor Notes for July 15
Golf results - July 12, 2018
Danecdotes: Fan voting affects all-star games
KLICK! - Run for the Walleye
PL 9U team league champs
Edward R. Van Beek
Jevonne M. Ness
Julius Clifford Matson
Michael T. Koering
Backus Legion Auxiliary makes donation
Card games: July 2-6, 2018
One pan egg bake: only fresh ingredients needed
Chef's Hat: For a sweet treat, grill fruit
Our Lady of the Lakes Parish to hold capital fund drive
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
The Last Windrow: Life lessons learned on the farm
Letter to the editor: Thank you, Pequot Lakes police
Letter to the Editor: There's only one set of facts
Cheesehead Chatter: Farewell to Echoland
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
July 11, 2018
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley Archery Hunts
Hunters can now apply for the regular archery deer hunts at Camp Ripley near Little Falls. The application deadline is Friday, Aug. 17. Hunters...
July 11, 2018 - 3:00am
June 30, 2018
DNR hosts open house for input on Game Refuge turkey hunting
With an increase to the wild turkey population in the area, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources hosted an open house at the Crosslake...
June 30, 2018 - 2:00am
May 19, 2018
The Last WIndrow: It was just one big lie
I've been addicted to the outdoor life since I was old enough to understand the stories told to me by my grandfather. He loved hunting and fishing, and I was in awe of his descriptions of downing a flying goose or landing a flopping carp on the muddy banks of the Floyd River. I believe...
May 19, 2018 - 7:30am
April 22, 2018
Sam Cook: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
I visited my friend Jeff Rennicke's writing studio in Bayfield years ago. It was a simple room, bare of most distractions, but on the wall above...
April 22, 2018 - 6:00am
April 18, 2018
Crow Wing County targets Potlatch timberlands to acquire
Crow Wing County Land Services is seeking to acquire privately owned timberland while divesting itself from isolated tax-forfeited, county-owned...
April 18, 2018 - 4:00am
April 15, 2018
Deer-wolf population dynamics offer fodder for debate in Minnesota
Last fall, a Bemidji-area deer hunter's video was widely circulated on Facebook among Minnesota hunters. In the video, it appeared that about...
April 15, 2018 - 8:52am
April 9, 2018
Minnesota DNR sets annual harvest goal of 200,000 deer
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Monday unveiled a new deer management plan that agency officials say will promote...
April 9, 2018 - 2:03pm
April 8, 2018
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
DULUTH — A new Minnesota deer management plan, long-awaited by many deer hunters, is due out early this week from the Minnesota Department...
April 8, 2018 - 6:20am
April 6, 2018
Stopping in the woods on a crunchy morning
The previous day's moderate thaw is history. I stride along a refrozen trail at dawn. My ice cleats, stretched over a pair of running shoes,...
April 6, 2018 - 6:32am
March 14, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Support of timberland acquisition by DNR withheld
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners withheld its support for a proposal by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to acquire land...
March 14, 2018 - 6:00am
March 9, 2018
Inside the outdoors: Deer hunter group now even cooler on crossbows
It's been little more than two months since the end of the regular Minnesota deer hunting season, with archery hunting ending on the last day...
March 9, 2018 - 7:00am
March 1, 2018
2017 fish, game and trapping licenses now expired
Minnesota fishing, hunting and trapping licenses for 2017 expired Wednesday, Feb. 28, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources....
March 1, 2018 - 8:00am
February 25, 2018
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 25
2017 fish, game and trapping licenses expire Feb. 28 Minnesota fishing, hunting and trapping licenses for 2017 expire Wednesday, Feb. 28, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Licenses for 2018 are now available wherever hunting and fishing licenses are sold,...
February 25, 2018 - 8:30am
February 17, 2018
Mille Lacs stands to be a focus of Minn. legislative session, lawmaker says
ST. PAUL—The Department of Natural Resources' request to increase the price of fishing and some hunting licenses dominated the game and...
February 17, 2018 - 10:55am
February 11, 2018
Minn. woman still healing from November deer-stand fall
DULUTH, Minn.—Beth Holst had hunted on the ground for the first two days of last fall's Minnesota firearms deer season, but she hadn't...
February 11, 2018 - 8:44am