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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County schedules public hearing about budget, levy
Nisswa: Dullum will be remembered as 'Mr. Nisswa'
Sheriff's office identifies man killed in hunting accident
CLC contributes $136 million to regional economy annually
Fingers crossed: Pillager hosts turkey bingo
Women's Hockey: U.S. Hockey Hall Of Fame Faceoff Classic 'fantastic' event
Junior Hockey: North Iowa dominates North Stars
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
Girls hockey: Lightning win 2 of 3 to start season
Women's College Hockey: BSU, SCSU hope game in Brainerd Tuesday, Nov. 20, will be classic
Twila Lillian Danzig
William "Bill" O'Hara
William Tennis Jones
Workplace wellness conference aims to increase resiliency
Crow Wing Energized: Take control of the holidays
3 things for better health
Faith: Where did the chickadees go?
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
Bormett's Vignette: I can still be 'home for the holidays'
Guest Opinion: Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Some things are worth saving
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — OK, please tell me everyone has it — that space under the stairs or in the attic or the corner of your bedroom...
October 21, 2018 - 8:00am
October 14, 2018
Just say yes to Apple Day
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Last weekend, my friend up the hill invited us — and the entire contents of my little sister's apple tree —...
October 14, 2018 - 9:04am
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
The minute I saw the TV, I knew we were in trouble. My mother has upgraded almost every television in her large bed-and-breakfast with modern...
October 14, 2018 - 8:33am
October 8, 2018
Thielen is Minnesota Nice, cold-blooded at same time
PHILADELPHIA — Adam Thielen is the epitome of Minnesota Nice. The Vikings receiver from Detroit Lakes, Minn., is a stand-up guy in the...
October 8, 2018 - 5:15pm
October 7, 2018
McFeely: Yes, Thielen is from Detroit Lakes, but he's also one of the best players in the NFL
PHILADELPHIA — The top receiver in the NFL is from Detroit Lakes, Minn. No, let's try that again. One of the best players in the NFL is...
October 7, 2018 - 9:30pm
Listen, because it's important
I'm sitting in the airport in Minneapolis waiting for a flight to take me up and out of this city, back home to resume life as normal. I came...
October 7, 2018 - 8:00am
September 30, 2018
Commentary: Maybe growing old isn't what I used to think it was
When I was a young kid, my grandma Edith would take us to town. I would ride in the back seat on the blue velvety cloth seats of her sedan, my...
September 30, 2018 - 9:49am
September 29, 2018
Should I tell someone with advanced dementia about possible cancer?
Dear Carol: My mom, 83, is in a memory unit because she has advanced Lewy body dementia (LBD). While a nurse was bathing Mom, she noticed a breast...
September 29, 2018 - 7:00am
September 23, 2018
Dear daughters, from Mom
Dear daughters, While I type this, I'm sitting in the living room. Rosie, you're crawling around the floor, picking up things to put in your...
September 23, 2018 - 6:45am
September 21, 2018
Slow down to give and receive kindness
Are you on the treadmill? Do you wake up each day knowing there are more things to be done than could actually be accomplished? Does it feel...
September 21, 2018 - 8:06am
September 15, 2018
Care home not delivering adequate intellectual stimulation
Dear Carol: My wife's in a wheelchair because of an accident that she had 10 years ago. I've gladly taken care of her, but now she needs an increasing...
September 15, 2018 - 9:22am
September 14, 2018
Kindness lives on for years
Have you ever had kindness show up just when you needed it? If your answer if yes, when you've finished your morning coffee, please send me your...
September 14, 2018 - 7:12am
September 8, 2018
Dealing with parents' mementos as they move
Dear Carol: My mom is currently in a short-term swing-bed facility and will soon be moving to a nursing home. Dad is in assisted living where...
September 8, 2018 - 6:30am
September 7, 2018
Unicorn stickers, kindness bring back good memories
FARGO — Can you remember what you got for your seventh birthday? How about your eighth? Ninth? Maybe there's one special present that stands...
September 7, 2018 - 10:46am
September 2, 2018
Some things stand the test of time
"How old is that shirt you think?" I asked my husband as he came downstairs and scooped up both our babies to sit with him on his easy chair....
September 2, 2018 - 7:27am