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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Chamber celebration attracts record crowd, Paul Bunyan
Early Thanksgiving travel forecast: Millions to face delays, slowdowns as fast-paced storms strike northern US
Crow Wing County Board: Data mining eyed as intel tool
Pillager school wins honors for innovation
Pine River shed burns, deemed a total loss
Deer hunting: First weekend harvest up 22 percent in lakes area
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
Patriots to battle St. Croix Lutheran in semifinals
Figure Skating: Wick places Granite City Classic
Volleyball: Tigers lose two straight in state tournament
Gerald R. Seaton
Janelle M. Mulroy
John Edward Borg
Florence Whitman Pikula McCarthy
Eagles Nest Church to host mortgage burning celebration
Pequot Lakes: Faith, food, fellowship offered Fridays to students
Chef's Hat: Pack a punch with Parmesan
Healthy living: Eat the Mediterranean way
Think about quitting: Great American Smokeout is Nov. 16
Letter to the Editor: Can we talk about mass shootings yet?
PR-B Family Center: 'Top shelf' people needed to meet holiday needs
Director's notes: CCS measuring community kindness
From the Lefthand Corner: There is good government all around us
Grim's Tales: Welcome to the month of thankfulness
letters to the editor
Births - Sept. 24, 2017
November 13, 2017
Brainerd recognizes vets for another year
Brainerd High School students and the community at large sat down Friday to hear how Bob Uppgaard helped make sure U.S. troops had enough supplies...
November 13, 2017 - 11:56am
November 11, 2017
67 years later, missing soldier home at last
Janet Baril knows a lot about her brother Donald Baer's time in the U.S. Army before and during the Korean War. She knows what unit he was in:...
November 11, 2017 - 7:00am
Faces: Quilting for a cause - Potts uses talents to give back to veterans
Quilting is how one local woman uses her skills to thank and support veterans in her community. "Everything I do is for the veterans," said Patty...
November 11, 2017 - 6:00am
November 9, 2017
The origin of the poppy
On Veterans Day Nov. 11, we honor and celebrate American veterans. At this year's Veterans Day service at Pequot Lakes High School, veterans...
November 9, 2017 - 9:30am
October 18, 2017
Campaign seeks to highlight service of Minnesota's women veterans
ST. PAUL — A new campaign is spotlighting the contributions and experiences of women veterans in Minnesota. The "I Am Not Invisible" campaign, announced this week, will share stories of female veterans through public service announcements and a photography exhibit. "It's an avenue...
October 18, 2017 - 7:56pm
October 10, 2017
After years of searching Goodridge, Minn., man returns WWII vet's watch
GOODRIDGE, Minn.—A local Goodridge, Minn., man searching for the owner of a watch thought that answers would bring closure, but instead, the...
October 10, 2017 - 8:16am
September 20, 2017
Grim's Tales: Veterans have been forgotten, but not for long
Recently, Jacque Ide of the Pine Ridge Cemetery Board asked if we would run a story seeking help finding information about deceased veterans...
September 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 10, 2017
Vets & Friends family picnic planned in Pine River
Vets & Friends will host a family picnic with smoked brisket for veterans and their families beginning at 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, at Doug's place, 3148 Bungo Creek Lane S.W., Pine River. Directions: From Highway 371 in Pine River, turn left on Cass County Road 2 and go 6 miles....
August 10, 2017 - 8:30am
August 8, 2017
Brainerd lakes area veterans invited to coffee talk
Veterans living in the Brainerd lakes area are invited to stop at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at the Brainerd VA Clinic, located at 722 N.W. Seventh St., in Brainerd, for coffee and conversation about VA health care. This informal gathering is intended to provide veterans an opportunity...
August 8, 2017 - 6:30am
August 6, 2017
Minn. artist uses talents to shed good light on armed forces
LITTLE FALLS, Minn.—Charles Kapsner's art studio is impressive with walls covered in portraits and elegant nudes. His seven years of training...
August 6, 2017 - 12:55pm
July 13, 2017
Rib cook-off raises over $7,000 for vets
Crosslake's second annual Rib Cook-off for Veterans raised more than $7,000 Saturday, July 8. Sixteen teams of barbecuers from all over Minnesota...
July 13, 2017 - 5:00am
July 7, 2017
Crosslake rib cook-off to benefit Minnesota veterans
The second annual Crosslake Rib Cook-off for Veterans is set for noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 8, in Crosslake Town Square. Learn the tricks of a great barbecue, sample ribs, vote for favorites, enjoy live music featuring The Acme Allstars and participate in a live auction for a barbecue...
July 7, 2017 - 5:30am
May 1, 2017
Pine River Library: Minnesota's part in WWI topic of program
Friends and neighbors! Attention, history buffs. We begin the month of May with a program about Minnesota's part in World War I. The month of...
May 1, 2017 - 3:30am
March 28, 2017
Teenager supporting veterans around Minnesota with clothing
LUVERNE, Minn. — A veteran of the Korean War, lifelong Worthington resident Gerald Bruxvoort, 84, recently moved to the Minnesota Veteran's...
March 28, 2017 - 8:55pm
March 20, 2017
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
ST. PAUL—Widows and widowers of disabled military veterans in Minnesota could be eligible for a permanent property tax exemption after...
March 20, 2017 - 6:23pm