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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Fingers crossed: Pillager hosts turkey bingo
Teen driver dies in crash
Crow Wing County Community Services wins innovation award
'We're not those kids': BLC students create business, bust stereotypes
Coalition for Peace to hold peace vigil, pie social
Junior Hockey: North Iowa dominates North Stars
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
Girls hockey: Lightning win 2 of 3 to start season
Women's College Hockey: BSU, SCSU hope game in Brainerd Tuesday, Nov. 20, will be classic
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
James M. Dullum
William D. O'Hara
Ileana "Kathy" Peterson
Workplace wellness conference aims to increase resiliency
Crow Wing Energized: Take control of the holidays
3 things for better health
Faith: Where did the chickadees go?
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
Bormett's Vignette: I can still be 'home for the holidays'
Guest Opinion: Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
September 7, 2018
Brainerd Lakers United for the Environment to march Sept. 8
Brainerd Lakers United for the Environment (BLUE) will hold a march at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, beginning at Gregory Park at North Sixth and...
September 7, 2018 - 9:30am
July 2, 2018
Families Belong Together Brainerd Rally
People protested during the Families Belong Together Rally Saturday, June 30, on Washington Street in Brainerd. Similar rallies were held all...
July 2, 2018 - 10:00am
One Minnesota water issue mellows as rally begins
ST. PAUL — Minnesota water advocates gathered at the Capitol for their annual Clean Water Action Day when at least one water controversy...
May 2, 2018 - 5:31pm
September 22, 2017
Looking Back - Sept. 22, 2017
40 years ago - Sept. 22, 1977 (Headline) Crosslake now has local bank Hackensack is getting ready to begin construction on its new Community Building, to be situated on the northwest corner of the baseball diamond near the old school building. 30 years ago - Sept. 24, 1987 A "sky...
September 22, 2017 - 3:30am
March 8, 2017
Police detail arrest of Sen. Kaine's son at pro-Trump rally in St. Paul
ST. PAUL—Clad in black and wearing a mask, the youngest son of Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine wrested himself from the...
March 8, 2017 - 11:25pm
February 27, 2017
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
I didn't protest the pipeline projects or march for women's rights. That doesn't make me any less of a citizen. During a time of unrest in my...
February 27, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 11, 2017
Planned Parenthood protest draws outsized counter-rally in St. Paul
ST. PAUL — Counterprotesters outnumbered protesters 10 to 1 at a St. Paul rally Saturday morning, Feb. 11, calling for the defunding of Planned...
February 11, 2017 - 10:25pm
January 27, 2017
Pipeline protest closes Twin Cities bridge
MINNEAPOLIS -- Protesters in both Minneapolis and St. Paul on Friday, Jan. 27, met on the Lake Street-Marshall Bridge to rally against President...
January 27, 2017 - 5:28pm
January 24, 2017
Protesters face charges for disrupting Vikings game
MINNEAPOLIS — A man and woman who climbed up a U.S. Bank Stadium truss during a Vikings game and hung a banner demanding the sponsor bank divest...
January 24, 2017 - 8:36pm
January 23, 2017
Proposed Minn. bills target higher penalties for highway protests
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's incoming crop of legislators have put forth a slate of bills to heighten criminal and financial penalties against protesters,...
January 23, 2017 - 4:21pm
November 17, 2016
Costs of protests over Castile shooting reach $2M
ST. PAUL — Protests over the fatal Jul. 6 police shooting of Philando Castile have cost the St. Paul nearly $2 million. As of Wednesday, related...
November 17, 2016 - 12:57pm
November 16, 2016
Protest in Crosslake rallies against Dakota Access Pipeline
CROSSLAKE—A crowd of about 30 or more protesters acting against the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline mounted a demonstration Tuesday afternoon...
November 16, 2016 - 11:08am
November 11, 2016
Second night of Trump protests shut down Interstate 94
MINNEAPOLIS -- Hundreds of marchers protesting the election of Donald Trump as president have shut down Interstate 94 on Thursday night in Minneapolis....
November 11, 2016 - 10:03am
102 arrests, 21 cops hurt in protests
ST. PAUL -- St. Paul leaders condemned the violence that broke out over the weekend when a peaceful protest over the police killing of Philando Castile turned into what they called a riot. Castile’s family called for peace Sunday, and activists distanced themselves from those who...
July 11, 2016 - 8:58am
March 25, 2015
Sign stolen outside of Backus
In February, concerned citizens replaced pipeline protest signs near Backus and Hackensack that were damaged by vandalism. On March 17 or 18, one of those signs was stolen. "It was sometime between Tuesday at dusk and Wednesday morning," said property owner Ben Butcher. The sign...
March 25, 2015 - 11:42am