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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - Feb. 17, 2018
KAXE fundraiser set at Roundhouse
Expect a snowy Sunday; forecast calls for 4-6 inches in lakes area
New House candidates emerge at DFL caucus
Drug agents arrest 4 in Crosby bust
Dance: Revolution performs year-end show
Boys basketball: JV Patriots win one of two
College track and field: Lane named athlete of the week
6th-grade Patriot girls 3rd in Park Rapids
Alpine Skiing: Mount Ski Gull places 15 on the podium
Larry D. Johnson
Margaret Adelle Nacey
Geraldine "Gerry" E. Reaser
Donna Rae Wood
Margaret Mary Baxter
Card games: Feb. 17, 2018
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
What I missed during sex education - and you probably did too
Puttin' on The Mitts: Chinese-inspired dishes for the Year of the Dog
Volunteers make charity happen
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
Vogt's Notes: Don't care about politics? Attend a precinct caucus anyway
From the Lefthand Corner: The race is on - again
Letter to the editor: Thanks for supporting Timber Bay
Letter to the editor: Say no to opioids and dreamers
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Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
February 12, 2018
Author Flynn to speak Feb. 14 at CLC
Verse Like Water, the visiting poet program of Central Lakes College, will present New York Times best-selling author Nick Flynn at noon Wednesday,...
February 12, 2018 - 11:00am
January 19, 2018
Author Passi to celebrate new book release in Brainerd
Author R.W. Passi will celebrate the release of his book "Saving Democracy: The 2016 Presidential Election: An American Watershed" from 2-4 p.m....
January 19, 2018 - 9:00am
January 3, 2018
Minn. author revisits American internment camp survivor's life in new novel
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — For many Japanese Americans, the trauma of World War II internment camps lingered long after their release. In her newest...
January 3, 2018 - 7:15am
December 7, 2017
Crossing Arts to hold kids art program
The Crossing Arts kids art programming will take place from 10 a.m. to noon Sat. Dec 9. Kids will make winter paintings with instructor TyAnne Rezak, inspired by the book "Dream Snow" by Eric Carle. The class is geared toward kids 5 to 13, but any age (even adult "kids at heart" )...
December 7, 2017 - 5:30am
November 9, 2017
Reminders: Nov. 9, 2017
Weather seminar The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office and the Breezy Point Police Department will sponsor a free winter weather seminar at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at the Breezy Point Police Department. Children's Shop Day A Children's Community Shop Day will be from 10 a.m. to 1...
November 9, 2017 - 8:30am
November 1, 2017
Author to speak at Crosslake Lutheran Church
Author Dan Maurer will be the featured speaker at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at Crosslake Lutheran Church. Maurer's latest book, "Endure," tells real stories of people whose spirituality has made a difference in their ability to bounce back from trauma and stress. The program is free...
November 1, 2017 - 6:30am
PR-B Community Education offers various classes
Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080. • 3d Printing with TinkerCad: 3-5 p.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 3-Nov. 28, Pine River-Backus STEAM Lab. Fee: $45. TinkerCad is a simple 3D design and...
October 1, 2017 - 9:30am
September 28, 2017
Crosslake Days: Minnesota author Szarke to appear
Award-winning Minnesota author Connie Claire Szarke will participate in Crosslake Days festivities from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30. Szarke's novels - "Delicate Armor," "Lady in the Moon," "A Novel in Stories" and "A Stone for Amer" - include settings in Pine River, Norway...
September 28, 2017 - 9:30am
August 31, 2017
Author Krueger to sign books Saturday at Turtle Town
William Kent Krueger, author of the Cork O'Connor series as well as "Ordinary Grace," will sign copies of his new book, "Sulfur Springs," from...
August 31, 2017 - 4:00am
August 26, 2017
Simar to give reading, book talk at Brainerd Library
Pequot Lakes author Candace Simar will celebrate the release of her seventh book, "Dear Homefolks" with a reading and book talk from noon to...
August 26, 2017 - 7:30am
August 23, 2017
Author Vaughn to sign books in Nisswa
Author Rosemary Vaughn will sign copies of her debut novel, "Love on the Misty Isles," from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at Turtle...
August 23, 2017 - 6:30am
July 20, 2017
Minnesota author to sign books in Nisswa
Minnesota author Kari Casper van Wakeren recently wrote and published her first children's book, "Bubble Wrap Girl." She will sign copies of...
July 20, 2017 - 6:30am
June 18, 2017
Pierz author Frank Weber to speak in Baxter
Pierz native Frank Weber, author of "Murder Book," will appear at Book World in Baxter from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 21. Weber's adult...
June 18, 2017 - 9:30am
June 5, 2017
Faces: Teacher of the Year shares her journey to speech-language pathology
After changing her college major five times, Teri Kaminski Peterson landed on speech, language and hearing sciences. Now, as a speech pathologist...
June 5, 2017 - 4:00am
May 14, 2017
Author to appear at area book-signing events
Award-winning Minnesota author Connie Claire Szarke, who wrote "A Stone For Amer," will appear at several area events this summer to sign copies of her book. Parts of the novel take place in the central lakes area in 1919, when Will Lindstrom, 16, traveled from southern Minnesota...
May 14, 2017 - 3:30am