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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Seasonal crack sealing continues this week
Registration ends June 1 for youth theater camp
Area teachers honored as Educators of Excellence
Lakes Area Interfaith Caregivers welcomes board members
The Regional Report: Randall eliminates police dept.; Walker community center in financial trouble
Area Female Athlete: No hurdle too high for Pequot's Hubbard
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
Funding available for woodland management
Amateur Baseball: Victory League
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Howard Anthony Michels
Vernon Wayne Warner
Senior Menus: May 28-June 1, 2018
Chef's Hat: It's avocado time, and they're packed with nutrients
Make Memorial Day memorable, not fatal
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
Letter to the Editor: Response to Abler's 'hundred million miracles'
The Cracker Barrel: Secrets from down under
The Last Windrow: Happy his running days are over
From the Lefthand Corner: Guns are getting into the wrong hands
Letter to the Editor: Good job, Rep. Poston
letters to the editor
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: May 26, 2018
Births - May 20, 2018
Births: Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
May 14, 2018
Patriot 6th-graders first in St. Michael
The sixth-grade Patriots basketball team won the MYAS Spring Tournament May 5-6 in St. Michael. Front row, from left: Allyson Yahn, Aubrey Larsen,...
May 14, 2018 - 10:00am
May 7, 2018
Thunder sixth-graders wins MYAS
The sixth-grade Central Lakes Thunder won the MYAS Basketball Tournament on Sunday, April 29, in St Michael. The team beat RISE 57-17, OMGBA...
May 7, 2018 - 3:00am
May 1, 2018
Central Lakes first in Bloomington
The Central Lakes Thunder eighth-grade team came out on top this past weekend at the 10th annual AAU Spring Showdown in Bloomington. The team...
May 1, 2018 - 9:00am
April 24, 2018
Patriot 4th-graders perform hoops routine
The Pequot Lakes fourth-grade hoopsters recently performed their basketball routine at a varsity boys basketball game and at a pep fest at Eagle...
April 24, 2018 - 8:00am
April 20, 2018
Boys Basketball: Ackerman MVP for Tiger boys
Senior guard Nick Ackerman was named Most Valuable Player for the Pine River-Backus boys basketball team at its season-end banquet on Thursday,...
April 20, 2018 - 11:36am
April 13, 2018
Basketball: Sjoblad named MVP for Patriot boys
The Pequot Lakes Patriots boys basketball team hosted its year-end banquet on Tuesday, April 3, where senior forward Zach Sjoblad was named team...
April 13, 2018 - 3:00am
April 11, 2018
Thunder 8th-graders take first
The Central Lakes Thunder AAU eighth-grade basketball team finished in first place at the MYAS Basketball Tournament in the metro area on Saturday,...
April 11, 2018 - 3:00am
March 30, 2018
Girls Basketball: Sheley named assistant coach of the year
Tucker Sheley, assistant coach of the Pine River-Backus girls basketball team, was recently voted Section 5 Assistant Coach of the Year. The...
March 30, 2018 - 3:00am
March 28, 2018
Girls Basketball: Lane named MVP at Patriot banquet
Junior forward Olivia Lane was named the team's most valuable player at a year-end banquet for the Pequot Lakes Patriot girls basketball team...
March 28, 2018 - 11:00am
March 23, 2018
Danecdotes: A method to the 'madness?'
I love the season, but I always thought the term "March Madness" was a bit excessive. At the end of the day, it is a simple basketball tournament....
March 23, 2018 - 9:30am
Basketball: Free throw competition held at Aitkin
Pequot Lakes landed the most winners in the Knights of Columbus Region 7 Free Throw Competition Feb. 24 at Aitkin High School. Winners on the...
March 23, 2018 - 8:00am
March 14, 2018
Girls basketball: Rails eliminate Patriot girls
On Wednesday, March 7, at the University of Minnesota-Duluth, the Pequot Lakes Patriots girls basketball team saw their season come to an end in a 62-43 loss to the top-ranked Proctor Rails in the semifinals of the Section 7-2A tournament. The Patriots got off to a strong start against...
March 14, 2018 - 8:30am
Boys Basketball: Patriots eliminated by Barnum
The No. 2-seeded Pequot Lakes Patriots boys basketball team's season came to an end on Saturday, March 10, as they were eliminated by the No....
March 14, 2018 - 6:30am
Boys Basketball: Tigers' season ends against Wolves
Nick Ackerman scored 22 points and had nine rebounds, but the No. 6-seeded Pine River-Backus Tigers boys basketball team fell 50-34 to the No....
March 14, 2018 - 4:30am
March 8, 2018
Klick Gallery: Pequot Lakes Boys Basketball vs. Aitkin
Zach Sjoblad had 17 points and Chase Larson added 16 as the Patriots topped Aitkin 70-41 in a South Subsection 7-2A postseason victory Tuesday,...
March 8, 2018 - 3:00pm