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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
2018 Voter's Guide: Pequot Lakes School Board
2018 Voter's Guide: Pine River-Backus School Board
2018 Voter's Guide: Fifty Lakes City Council, mayor candidates
2018 Voter's Guide: Manhattan Beach City contests
2018 Voter's Guide: Hackensack City Council
Bemidji State picked fifth in WCHA preseason polls, Minnesota State again the favorite
Defending champs Minnesota Duluth picked to finish first in NCHC; followed by SCSU, UND
Inside the Outdoors: Viruses victimize wildlife, too
Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
Basketball: Clinics at CLC scheduled in October
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Shawn Eisel Blanchard
Lyle B. Sannes
Evelyn D. Eide
Coming Wednesday: Substance abuse is addictive
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
Crow Wing Energized: Depression might be more common than you think
Pequot Lakes church to host lutefisk supper Sept. 29
3 things for better health - Sept. 17
As I See It: Why study history?
Uncharted: A hike, a speech and a loose-meat sandwich
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
Slow down to give and receive kindness
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
September 9, 2018
Hackensack Legion Auxiliary donates to riders
Hackensack American Legion Auxiliary Unit 202 Treasurer Linda Becker presents a $100 check to Walker Legion Riders Ride Director John Fallgren...
September 9, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 8, 2018
Backus Legion Auxiliary breakfast is Sunday
The Backus American Legion Auxiliary's monthly fundraiser breakfast will be served from 7:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 9. The meal includes fried or scrambled eggs, pancakes or French toast, sausage and bacon, juice and coffee for $7 for adults and $4 children under age 7. The public...
September 8, 2018 - 5:30am
August 28, 2018
Suicide prevention forum aims to prevent unnecessary deaths
The Brainerd Veterans Affairs Clinic hosted a veteran mental health and suicide awareness forum to help veterans, family members, friends and...
August 28, 2018 - 3:25pm
August 24, 2018
Coming Sunday: Stopping suicides
Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the nation, the third-leading cause of death for people aged 10-14 and the second leading cause...
August 24, 2018 - 10:00am
August 9, 2018
Suicide Awareness Forum planned in Brainerd
To assist veterans, family members, friends and community partners in saving lives, the Brainerd VA Clinic is hosting a Veteran Mental Health and Suicide Awareness Forum 6-8:30 p.m. on Aug. 23 at the Brainerd VA Clinic, 722 NW Seventh St., in Brainerd. The event is free and registration...
August 9, 2018 - 4:30am
July 20, 2018
Cass County Board: More money being spent on fewer veterans
PINE RIVER—Despite the fact the number of veterans living in the county declined as older vets died, expenditures per veteran escalated...
July 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
May 29, 2018
Honoring their sacrifice: Brainerd Memorial Day celebration pays tribute to fallen servicemembers
Jamie, Jerry and Gary. These names resonate with Tim Bray—the Crow Wing County engineer, though his day-job took a backseat to his lesser-known...
May 29, 2018 - 4:00am
May 26, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Good job, Rep. Poston
I am writing today to commend your local state representative John Poston for his leadership in the House on matters related to our veterans. In his short time in the Legislature, Rep. Poston has quickly emerged as one of our leading voices on veterans' issues. He was the chief author...
May 26, 2018 - 7:30am
May 25, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Vets memorial an 'eyesore,' officials say
Those wishing to pay respects this Memorial Day weekend at the All Veterans Memorial on Laurel Street may want to watch their step.
May 25, 2018 - 3:19pm
Lokstad is Memorial Day speaker at Crosslake Lutheran
Crosslake Lutheran Church's annual Memorial Day service is set for 10 a.m. Sunday, May 27, at the Outdoor Worship Center on Daggett Pine Road...
May 25, 2018 - 10:00am
Grim's Tales: Give time to honor veterans on Memorial Day
A grand parade, a community picnic with people lined up down the block, taps ringing through the air and cemeteries full of locals honoring veterans...
May 25, 2018 - 8:30am
May 24, 2018
Veterans organization seeks nursing students for scholarships
Members of the 40 & 8 Voiture 754 are looking for lakes area applicants for nurses training scholarships. The group - made up of veterans representing...
May 24, 2018 - 11:00am
Volunteers respond to county complaints at memorial site
Sand now fills gaps in brick work and caution tape cordons off an area of the All Veterans Memorial on Laurel Street—one day after county...
May 24, 2018 - 10:00am
April 19, 2018
Letter to the editor: Overlooking veterans
I had a letter in the April 5 Echo Journal with the newspaper's policy of 300 words. I came up short of what I intended to accomplish. This is a continuation. My main point was the government's overlook of 18- to 20-year-old military personnel. With that in mind, there are new government...
April 19, 2018 - 7:30am
April 10, 2018
Bataan memorial service honors Brainerd armed forces
Bruce Paine came to the Brainerd National Guard Armory to remember his uncle Donald even though the two have never met as Donald, a soldier,...
April 10, 2018 - 4:00am