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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Local school districts honor Martin Luther King Jr.
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposal
Backus: City to gradually go to LED lights
Local Foods College classes offered through U of M Extension
Pine River-Backus School: Board reorganizes for 2018
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - Jan. 17, 2018
Boys basketball: Tigers win two, fall to Red Lake in OT
Girls basketball: Patriots down Staples-Motley - fall to Roseau, Thief River Falls
Watch: Vikings fans freak out over last-second miracle
7 Heaven: Vikings advance to NFC title game after wild win with no time left
Robert "Bob" A. Evans
Women's health, wellness event scheduled in Brainerd
3 things for better health - Jan. 15
Pick a sustainable plan to weight-loss and better health
Want to avoid long term chronic diseases & have a healthier lifestyle?
Giant chocolate chip cookies and the lessons kids learn on the farm
Up North with Leroy - Jan. 16
Opinion: Medicare part D - What President Trump must do
We're lucky to live in a small community
Cheesehead Chatter: It's illegal to do what?
The Last Windrow: Times and technology have changed
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 10, 2018
Former Cook County social services official admits child abuse
GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — The man who formerly oversaw social services in Cook County has pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor charges stemming...
January 10, 2018 - 8:49pm
January 3, 2018
Red Lake Council votes to allow fishing on lakes after fishermen go missing
RED LAKE, Minn.—The Red Lake Tribal Council voted Wednesday, Jan. 3, to allow fishing on both Upper and Lower Red Lake, nearly two months...
January 3, 2018 - 5:43pm
January 2, 2018
Man arrested for attempted murder after fire in home near Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A 20-year-old Bemidji man was arrested Monday night after allegedly setting fire to a home near Bemidji. According to a news...
January 2, 2018 - 6:18pm
December 27, 2017
Northern Minn. aquaponics venture goes belly up
SILVER BAY, Minn.—Bruce Carman Jr. talked a good talk. But after more than a year of hype, the 59-year-old entrepreneur has little to show...
December 27, 2017 - 7:52am
December 7, 2017
Northwest Minn. shooting fugitive spotted in two Bemidji trailer parks
REDBY, Minn.—Recently released search warrants revealed additional details of a shooting on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in northwest...
December 7, 2017 - 6:38pm
November 27, 2017
Western Minn. police chief sentenced for helping friend avoid DUI; keeps his job
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A small town police chief in western Minnesota has been sentenced on a misdemeanor obstruction of justice charge,...
November 27, 2017 - 11:06pm
October 25, 2017
Minn. man wanted for failing to report Fargo girlfriend's death back in jail
FARGO—A St. Cloud, Minn., man police sought for failing to report the death of his girlfriend was back in the Cass County Jail in Fargo...
October 25, 2017 - 8:30pm
October 12, 2017
Minn. man sentenced to prison time, lifelong supervised release for sexual assault
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Raymond man was sentenced on Wednesday, Oct. 11, to nine years in prison and 100 years on supervised release for sexually...
October 12, 2017 - 11:37am
October 10, 2017
Willmar man charged in anti-Muslim incident invokes right to free speech
WILLMAR, Minn. — The actions may have been offensive, but a Willmar man argues he should not face prosecution for leaving a pig's foot...
October 10, 2017 - 10:01pm
October 9, 2017
Four men charged after shooting outside Bemidji-area gas station
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Four men were charged Monday for their alleged roles in an incident involving gunshots outside of a gas station Thursday,...
October 9, 2017 - 7:27pm
Deer River man charged with sex crime in Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Deer River, Minn., man was charged with a felony Monday, Oct. 9, after allegedly arranging to meet and have sex with an...
October 9, 2017 - 7:26pm
Moorhead man sentenced for Bemidji sex crime
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Moorhead, Minn., man who arranged to travel to Bemidji in order to meet and have sex with an undercover police officer he thought was a child will not spend any more time in jail. Joseph Camron Price, 28, received a stay of imposition during his sentencing Monday,...
October 9, 2017 - 7:25pm
October 2, 2017
US high court leaves Minnesota sex offender program running
ST. PAUL—Minnesota can keep its program that indefinitely locks up sex offenders after they finish serving prison terms. The U.S. Supreme...
October 2, 2017 - 5:17pm
September 19, 2017
Felon accused of counterfeiting scheme, Hastings police say
HASTINGS, Minn. — Hastings police say they have shut down an elaborate counterfeit money-making operation that a convicted felon had been...
September 19, 2017 - 8:30pm
September 18, 2017
Court gives mixed opinion on Minneapolis paid sick leave law
ST. PAUL — A paid sick leave mandate instituted by the city of Minneapolis has survived a legal challenge, with some bruises. The Minnesota...
September 18, 2017 - 8:37pm