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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes: Skluzacek, Pierzinski nominated for Triple "A" Award
Pine River man apprehended with more stolen property
Pequot Lakes: Police chief reflects on FBI Academy experience
Storm track shifts south
Police Blotter - Jan. 20, 2018
Danecdotes: Bjornaraa earns HoF induction, commendation
A unique contraption for the ice angler
Boys basketball: JV Patriots remain unbeaten
The not so 'big bad wolf:' Animal killed in central Minn. weighs less than originally estimated
Alpine Ski: McGuire takes 10th at Giants Ridge
Edna Jane (Borden) Stenglein
Dennis Winford Christian
DeLores E. Arrigoni
Patrick J. Paumen
Card games: Jan. 20, 2018
Women's health, wellness event scheduled in Brainerd
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
3 things for better health - Jan. 15
Pick a sustainable plan to weight-loss and better health
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
Women's health, wellness event scheduled in Brainerd
Area ladies are invited to be inspired, pampered and motivated at a special event designed to empower them to take better care of themselves. Cuyuna Regional Medical Center's fourth annual women's health and wellness event is from 3:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1, at the Northern Pacific...
January 17, 2018 - 5:30am
January 8, 2018
Experts concerned over kids posting 'digital self-harm' on social media
While much attention has been given to steering kids away from using social media to bully others, a recent study has found that some teens...
January 8, 2018 - 7:00am
Blood drive slated Jan. 11-12 at CRMC in Crosby
To help meet the urgent need for blood donations, Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby will host an American Red Cross blood drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, in its education center. Appointments can be scheduled by downloading...
January 8, 2018 - 3:30am
January 7, 2018
Pick a sustainable plan for weight loss, better health
Resolutions to lose weight and eat healthier often come with the new year. As you begin your journey, I encourage you to look at how you are...
January 7, 2018 - 8:30am
Essentia Health dietitian services available in area
Seeing a registered dietitian to answer questions about diet or make a personalized nutrition plan is now more convenient for people living in Baxter, Crosslake, Hackensack, Pequot Lakes and Pine River. Essentia Health clinics in these communities are offering telehealth appointments...
January 7, 2018 - 6:30am
January 6, 2018
Fall prevention class to start Jan. 8 in Brainerd
Many older adults experience concerns about falling and will often restrict their activities to avoid the risk. To help, Crow Wing Energized is launching another Matter of Balance course designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. By emphasizing practical ideas to manage...
January 6, 2018 - 4:30am
January 3, 2018
Cough leads to cancer diagnosis for Minn. toddler
BRANDON, Minn. — When Adrianna Sletto realized her 2-year-old daughter Kaidence seemed to be under the weather in early December, she...
January 3, 2018 - 10:18am
December 27, 2017
Killer Crisis: Minn. infants increasingly born addicted to opiates; pre-birth treatment becomes priority
DULUTH — When Theresa Wanless learned she was five months pregnant with her second child, she knew something had to change. "I immediately...
December 27, 2017 - 7:33am
December 26, 2017
Opioids notebook: Genetics one of many causes for opioid addiction
Drug addicts may be able to partially blame their ancestors. "Genetics has a huge amount to do with who has a problem and who ends up getting addicted," said Dr. Sheila Specker, a University of Minnesota psychiatrist.. While genetics may not push someone into opioids instead of, say,...
December 26, 2017 - 7:57am
Killer Crisis: Opioids become major Minnesota killer
Opioid overdoses kill more Minnesotans than traffic accidents, and opioids are the leading drug killers.
December 26, 2017 - 7:25am
December 25, 2017
Column: How to save your own life
Some say the holidays were invented to inject some cheer into the darkest days of the year. But the truth is, dark days can hit us any time of...
December 25, 2017 - 9:36am
December 24, 2017
'Enjoy life and make the best of every day': Nolan, daughter discuss her fight with lung cancer
DULUTH — The coming year almost promises to draw U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan into a battle for his political life. He's being targeted from all...
December 24, 2017 - 6:10am
December 23, 2017
Therapy dogs used to help Minn. hospital patients recover
BEMIDJI, Minn.—In a subdued wing of Sanford Bemidji Hospital, Skye and Hero were bursts of energy. The affable golden retriever and chihuahua...
December 23, 2017 - 9:35am
December 16, 2017
Don't try to replace parent's deceased spouse
Dear Carol: After my mom died last year, I stepped in to take care of my 83-year-old dad. I know that I spoiled him at first because of his devastation...
December 16, 2017 - 7:52am
December 14, 2017
Essentia envisions multimillion-dollar investment in downtown Duluth campus
DULUTH, Minn.—Essentia Health plans to make its largest investment ever in its Duluth campus over the next few years. "We've made important...
December 14, 2017 - 6:37am