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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus Students of the Month
Brainerd Public Schools: Board reviews preliminary designs for Nisswa Elementary - Public feedback sought
Safety for Students app available to schools
Game of Thrones: Manhattan Beach mayor to be chosen with 'game of chance'
Jenkins to receive funds for road improvement
Racing: BIR owner dies in boating accident
Boxing: Gathering for former Wadena coach Wednesday, Nov. 14
PL 8th-graders win Pacesetter
Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
PL 7th-graders first in Paynesville
Rockne D. Anderson
Carol Jean (Erickson) Kalmbacher
Kimberly Ann Nordby
Brett Robert Halverson
Marjorie Emily Reinking
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
Card games: Oct. 29-Nov. 2, 2018
Living Savior to host parents' night out
Guest Opinion: Ask a Trooper
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
Guest Opinion: Cass County Sheriff's Corner
Reader Opinion: Ready to Serve
The Last Windrow: Elected officials should run into this constituent
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
August 16, 2018
Running for Dru
Nearly 100 runners and walkers found their way to Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes on Saturday, Aug. 11, for the annual Dru Sjodin Purple Elephant...
August 16, 2018 - 6:00pm
July 19, 2018
Paul Bunyan Extreme
More than 400 racers took to Mount Ski Gull on Saturday, July 14, to take part in the annual Paul Bunyan Extreme Race. Racers were presented...
July 19, 2018 - 8:00am
July 12, 2018
Paul Bunyan Extreme scheduled Saturday
The Paul Bunyan Extreme Race is set to take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 14, with 15 heats beginning at Mount Ski Gull. The Mount Ski Gull Ski Patrol and the Pillager Fire Department will be on site to handle any bumps and bruises. Registration is available at www.paulbunyanextremerace.com,...
July 12, 2018 - 4:30am
July 11, 2018
Volunteers, donations needed for Nisswa Strong event
Nisswa Elementary staff and PTO will host Nisswa Strong, an event to support Nisswa families who have encountered hardships this summer from, 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, at the school. Activities will include a 1K race, raffle and food. Various volunteer and donation options include:...
July 11, 2018 - 4:54pm
July 3, 2018
Registration still open for Grandpa's Run for the Walleye
Registration is still open for the 21st annual Grandpa's 5K and 10K Run for the Walleye in Crosslake. The run will be held Saturday, July 7,...
July 3, 2018 - 3:00am
January 24, 2018
45NRTH Whiteout FatBike Race set for Feb. 3 in Crosby
The 45NRTH Whiteout FatBike Race is set for Friday and Saturday, Feb. 2-3, at the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area in downtown Crosby. The...
January 24, 2018 - 6:00am
August 30, 2017
Run for Hope slated Sept. 16 in Nisswa
The Run for Hope will move to Nisswa this year, featuring 10K and 5K runs, a 2-mile walk and a kids' dash. The run will begin at 8:30 a.m. Saturday,...
August 30, 2017 - 4:00am
August 12, 2017
Warriors of the Whitefish Chain
More than 80 runners made their way to the Crosslake Community Center on Saturday, Aug. 5, to take part in the second annual Whitefish Warrior...
August 12, 2017 - 9:00am
August 9, 2017
Dru Sjodin Run 2017 cancelled, set to resume in 2018
The 2017 Dru Sjodin Purple Elephant Run in Pequot Lakes has been cancelled. Officials for the race cited a lack of volunteers and an inability to secure a timer for the event. Event coordinator Sen. Carrie Ruud, Breezy Point, said the event is set to resume on the second weekend of...
August 9, 2017 - 7:48pm
August 8, 2017
Hundreds gather for annual Nisswa Turtle Races
Wednesday afternoon turtle races have been a staple for summer fun in Nisswa for the past 54 years. Hundreds of racers from, not only Minnesota,...
August 8, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 13, 2017
Going to the Extreme - 500-plus take part in Paul Bunyan 5K
Mount Ski Gull saw plenty of running, jumping and climbing on Saturday, July 8, as 583 athletes took part in the Paul Bunyan Extreme 5K race....
July 13, 2017 - 6:00am
June 29, 2017
Grandpa's Run for the Walleye is Saturday in Crosslake
The Whitefish Area Property Association's 20th annual Grandpa's Run for the Walleye will take place Saturday, July 1, at the Crosslake Community Center. The 10K will start at 8:15 a.m., and the 5K at 8:30 a.m. The Kids' Sunfish Dash will be at 9:30 a.m. Pre-registration is available,...
June 29, 2017 - 5:30am
October 31, 2015
Creatures turn out for Monster Dash
The Crosslake Community Center saw 116 runners - roughly half of them in costume - participate in the annual Crosslake Monster Dash 5K on Saturday,...
October 31, 2015 - 8:00am
October 16, 2015
Patriot Power Run: Fundraiser continues after rebranding, relocation
The popular 5K run/walk formerly known as the Patriot Family Fun Run continued this year under a new name - the Patriot Power Run - and at a...
October 16, 2015 - 1:45pm
September 21, 2015
KLICK: 2015 NHRA Lucas Oil Nationals
2015 NHRA Lucas Oil Nationals at the Brainerd International Raceway in Brainerd, MN on August 20-23, 2015. For more photos, KLICK Here!
September 21, 2015 - 10:13am