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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River: Council makes final airport payment
Sunday storm has potential for significant snowfall
Crow Wing County looks to acquire Pequot Lakes fire tower
Pillager crash injures 3
Fire destroys Nisswa business
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
Dance: Revolution second at C-I, Team takes 5ith in jazz, 8th in kick at Rocori
DeLores E. Arrigoni
Eleanor E. Jensen
Margie E. Daly
Maryetta Louise Andrews
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
Want to avoid long term chronic diseases & have a healthier lifestyle?
From the Left Hand Corner: Will it ever end?
Letter to the Editor: Trump's wall of racism
Cracker Barrel: An amazing place
Letter to the editor: 'Fire and Fury' tells inside story of Oval Office in chaos
Up North with Leroy - Jan. 16
letters to the editor
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: Dec. 17, 2017
Bailey Wachholz-Luke Landecker
cass county board
January 17, 2018
Cass County Board: Changes approved for land reclassification
WALKER—Cass County Board adopted changes Tuesday to the countywide land use ordinance covering the process for obtaining land reclassification. Under changes the county began this summer, applicants now file their application with Environmental Services Department. When the...
January 17, 2018 - 12:30pm
January 3, 2018
Cass County Board: Public hearing set for ADA transition plan
WALKER—The Cass County Board Tuesday set a public hearing for 9 a.m. Feb. 6 at the courthouse in Walker for the highway department's Americans...
January 3, 2018 - 10:30am
Cass County Board: Commissioners adopt buffer ordinance in line with state laws
WALKER—Cass County Board adopted a county buffer ordinance Tuesday to meet the newer state laws requiring a vegetative buffer between cultivated...
January 3, 2018 - 9:30am
Cass County Board: Kangas elected board chairman
WALKER—Cass County commissioners elected Commissioner Bob Kangas as 2018 chair and Commissioner Scott Bruns as vice-chair Tuesday. They...
January 3, 2018 - 5:00am
December 24, 2017
Cass County Board: More than 21,000 AIS inspections conducted in 2017
WALKER—Cass had 33 inspectors on 35 lakes at 40 public accesses checking boats for aquatic invasive species during the 2017 boating season,...
December 24, 2017 - 3:00am
December 23, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners meet with area legislators about 2018 concerns
WALKER—Reps. Sandy Layman and John Poston attended the Cass County Board meeting Tuesday to learn more about the county's concerns to take...
December 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
Cass County Board: Eric Alger named state deputy of the year
WALKER—Sheriff Tom Burch informed the Cass County Board Tuesday that the Minnesota Sheriff's Association recognized Cass County Deputy Eric Alger as the Minnesota Deputy of the Year. The Cass County Sheriff's Department nominated him for the award, which is based on sustained...
December 23, 2017 - 5:30am
December 11, 2017
Cass County Board: County garage cost comes in below estimates
WALKER—County Engineer Darrick Anderson reported Thursday to the county board the county's cost for the new highway garage at Remer looks...
December 11, 2017 - 7:00am
Cass County Board: Jail administrator cites tighter scrutiny in jail inspection concerns
WALKER—Lt. Chris Thompson told the Cass County Board Tuesday some of the criticism the county received in its recent jail inspection reflect...
December 11, 2017 - 5:00am
December 9, 2017
Cass County Board: 1 resident speaks at truth in taxation hearing
WALKER—Ben Thuringer from Madden's on Gull Lake was the only resident to attend Cass County's truth in taxation public hearing Thursday...
December 9, 2017 - 5:00am
Cass County: Budget committee pares down levy
WALKER—Cass County will host a 6 p.m. public hearing Dec. 7 at the courthouse in Walker on the final proposed 2018 levy and budget. The...
November 9, 2017 - 5:00am
November 8, 2017
Cass County Board: Cass County hires new HHVS deputy director
WALKER—The Cass County Board voted Tuesday to hire Thomas Burke as the county's new deputy health, human and veterans services deputy director. Burke was director of Aitkin County health and human services from May 27, 1997, to Dec. 2, 2016, according to the resume he presented...
November 8, 2017 - 11:30am
Cass County Board: Cass explores online permitting
WALKER—Environmental Services Director John Ringle obtained Cass County Board approval Tuesday to spend up to $9,608.20 to hire Pro-West & Associates to analyze what will be needed to enable people to apply for zoning permits online. Ringle said electronic permitting other counties...
November 8, 2017 - 2:00am
October 18, 2017
Cass County Board: Grant sought for county's first roundabout
BACKUS—Cass County could install its first county road roundabout east of Pine River if the county's grant application to the Minnesota...
October 18, 2017 - 12:30pm
September 30, 2017
Looking Back - Sept. 30, 2017
40 years ago - Sept. 29, 1977 (Photo) On Sunday, Sept. 11, the Crosslake Area Historical Society dedicated an historical marker to commemorate the Indian massacre of 1801. (Headline) Steve Bass receives National Merit Scholarship commendation (Headline) Laura Miller chosen as delegate...
September 30, 2017 - 3:30am