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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Highway 371 project open house set Tuesday in Backus
Dayton proposes measure to reduce elevated nitrates in drinking water
Area students participate in regional spelling bee
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Syrian writer Osama Alomar to speak at CLC
Girls Basketball: Pequot's Lane still working toward success
Crosslake archers 10th in Cook - Mitchell 14th among HS girls
Sailing: Gull Lake Sailing School launches Brainerd High School team
St. Louis River muskies on the move
Commentary: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Wendy Jean Bassamore
Jerry D. Speedling
Leona Louise Ness
Arlene Julia Boesch
Cabbage, Reubens and more!
3 things for better health - March 12
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
Piano students earn honors at festival
Faith: The gospel preaches a radical message
Ask A Trooper: What the law requires at red lights, stop signs
Opinion: Easter - America needs a good story
The Cracker Barrel: The most popular hobby
Letter to the editor: Reader believes bituminous plants illegal in Lake Shore
Staging your home not as easy as you think
letters to the editor
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
March 8, 2018
Looking Back - March 8, 2018
40 years ago - March 9, 1978 Pequot Lakes senior Sharon Ricks has been named a finalist in this year's National Merit Scholarship program. (Photo) Bob Dwyer, new resident of Jenkins, is the new Meat Department manager at the Pequot IGA Market. 30 years ago - March 10, 1988 (Headline)...
March 8, 2018 - 3:30am
February 27, 2018
Jenkins: Council considers grant to connect trails
The Jenkins City Council on Feb. 12 discussed a grant to connect trails throughout the city. The grant would be used to help connect Jenkins businesses from the Highway 371-County State Aid Highway 16 stoplights to Veterans Memorial Park, providing a safe bicycle route through town....
February 27, 2018 - 6:30am
February 8, 2018
Looking Back - Feb. 8, 2018
40 years ago - Feb. 9, 1978 The John Baker home, Pequot Lakes, was totally destroyed by a fire on Thursday, Feb. 2. The family was not home at the time. (Photo) Baby Jacob Robertson, son of Mark and Cheryl Robertson, of Pequot Lakes, was the first area baby of 1978. 30 years ago -...
February 8, 2018 - 3:30am
February 4, 2018
Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for this week
Crow Wing County maintenance crews will continue brush and tree removal in the road right of ways on County Road 159 in Nokay Lake Township, between North Nelson Road and State Highway 18, and on County Highway 3 in Lake Edward and Center townships, between county roads 4 and 116....
February 4, 2018 - 9:30am
February 1, 2018
Looking Back: Feb. 1, 2018
40 years ago - Feb. 2, 1978 Hundreds of dollars worth of merchandise was taken sometime Sunday night, January 29, from the Thurlow's Hardware Store in Pequot Lakes. (Photo) Heather Handley, age 2, was the winner of the Mutt Race on Sunday. Heather is the daughter of Mark and Judy...
February 1, 2018 - 3:30am
January 11, 2018
Looking Back - Jan. 11, 2018
40 years ago - Jan. 12, 1978 (Photo) Rod Pitstick, Director of the Heartland Vocational Center in Pequot Lakes, took advantage of the pleasant weather and the trails on Saturday during the Gull Lake Area Ski Club's invitational. The Minnesota Association of Realtors has honored 'Tex'...
January 11, 2018 - 3:30am
January 7, 2018
The Regional Report: Staples bans e-cig sampling, Crosby officers to bring squads home
AITKIN In front of a sizable crowd and facing opposition, the Aitkin School Board passed a resolution to implement local optional revenue and...
January 7, 2018 - 7:00am
January 4, 2018
Looking Back - Jan. 4, 2018
40 years ago - Jan. 5, 1978 (Photo) Cass County Sheriff Louis Chalich participated in the "celebrity dog races" and kept smiling, although it was his first experience on a dog sled. (Headline) Minnesota futurest prognosticates for year 2077, but declines to predict tomorrow's weather...
January 4, 2018 - 3:30am
December 18, 2017
Christmas for Kids donations on par with demands
Thanks to local Christmas for Kids programs, children who might not otherwise get holiday gifts can have a merry Christmas. For more than 30 years, volunteers with the Christmas for Kids nonprofit program have gathered donations and gone shopping to fulfill the Christmas wish lists...
December 18, 2017 - 5:30am
December 8, 2017
Looking Back - Dec. 8, 2017
40 years ago - Dec. 8, 1977 (Photo) The Lakeshore Rod and Gun Club recently presented a $100 Ag-Science scholarship to Sheldon Mack, of Granite Falls, Mn., a student in the Natural Resources II program at the Brainerd Vocational Institute. The Pine Mountain Senior Citizen's Club has...
December 8, 2017 - 3:30am
December 7, 2017
Jenkins lights up the park
High December temperatures drew a crowd to Veterans Park in Jenkins on Friday, Dec. 1, for the annual tree-lighting event. The lights came on...
December 7, 2017 - 8:00am
November 29, 2017
Jenkins tree-lighting event is Friday
Jenkins will ring in the Christmas season with its 10th annual tree-lighting ceremony Friday, Dec. 1, at Veterans Park. A bonfire will roar starting at 5 p.m. with hot dogs and apple cider available, all for free. The tree lighting will occur at 5:30 p.m. Attendees may also enjoy...
November 29, 2017 - 1:00pm
County seeks feedback about multi-hazard mitigation plan
Crow Wing County invites public review and feedback on its updated draft of the county's multi-hazard mitigation plan, as required by the Federal...
November 29, 2017 - 11:00am
November 27, 2017
Jenkins: Man donates to park before death - Council accepts donation posthumously
James Young, recently photographed for volunteering during the Jenkins Veterans Memorial Park playground installation in October, was remembered...
November 27, 2017 - 8:00am
November 25, 2017
Crow Wing County: Goddard announces 2018 campaign for sheriff
Captain Scott Goddard of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department announced he will run for sheriff in the November 2018 election. Current Sheriff...
November 25, 2017 - 7:00am