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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
MnDOT training program at Camp Ripley to prepare snowplow operators for winter
Flu vaccination clinics available for eligible veterans across central Minnesota
SWCD offers free forest management seminar for landowners
Brainerd breaks record Sunday with 86-degree temp
Airport marketing team to meet
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots, Pioneers score victories
Area Girls Tennis: Pequot Lakes dominates Mid-State Tournament
Area Volleyball: PR-B Tigers win Neprud Tournament at C-I
Fashion-forward feathered friend
Terry L. Alholm
Shirley J. Englin
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Philip E. Peterson
Dr. Rudd B. Thabes
A Matter of Balance: Reducing risk of falling
Chef's Hat: Cooking in cast iron cookware
Fall for apples
3 things for better health - Sept. 17
Faith: A husband's nightmare
The Last Windrow: Pheasant hunt memories remain crystal clear
Sheriff's Corner: Cass County utilizes new warning notification system
The Cracker Barrel: 'The Giving Tree'
Pete's Point: New publication covered northern communities 35 years ago
Letter to the editor: Time for a change
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
governor mark dayton
August 27, 2018
Dayton orders flags at half-staff in honor of Sen. John McCain
In honor and remembrance of U.S. Sen. John McCain, Gov. Mark Dayton ordered all U.S. flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the state of Minnesota, beginning immediately, until sunset the day of McCain's interment Sunday, Sept. 2....
August 27, 2018 - 7:36pm
October 24, 2017
DFL dinner set Oct. 28 in Nisswa
The 15th annual Cass and Crow Wing County DFL fall dinner will be held Saturday, Oct. 28, at the Nisswa American Legion Post 627.
October 24, 2017 - 9:30am
November 22, 2016
Insurance rates spur talk of special session
ST. PAUL -- Talk of a Minnesota special legislative session to deal with soaring individual insurance policy rates continues, even as the 2017 regular session is just six weeks away. Gov. Mark Dayton said on Monday, Nov. 21, that he plans on Tuesday to unveil a new proposal about...
November 22, 2016 - 9:48am
November 9, 2016
Governor's Deer Hunting Opener: Youth expo educates area students
The Youth Outdoor Expo that was part of the Pequot Lakes-Breezy Point area's Governor's Deer Hunting Opener events Thursday, Nov. 3, focused...
November 9, 2016 - 1:14pm
August 26, 2016
Area Republicans upset over lack of special session
Area state Senate and House Republicans are frustrated after Gov. Mark Dayton said he will not hold a special session to discuss a vetoed tax...
August 26, 2016 - 11:35am
June 28, 2016
Dayton to announce Minnesota Supreme Court choice Tuesday
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton will announce his choice for an upcoming vacancy on the Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday morning. Justice Christopher...
June 28, 2016 - 8:35am
June 7, 2016
Governor declares June 7 to be 'Prince Day'
Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith issued a proclamation this morning declaring Tuesday, June 7, to be "Prince Day" in Minnesota. Prince (Rogers Nelson) was born on June 7, 1958, in Minneapolis. He passed away suddenly on April 21, 2016. Prince would have been 58 years...
June 7, 2016 - 9:10am
June 4, 2016
Minnesota tax bill likely to get pocket veto
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton likely will not touch tax legislation sitting on his desk containing a $101 million error. The result is...
June 4, 2016 - 1:35pm
May 31, 2016
Dayton issues vetoes, signs other bills
ST. PAUL -- A pension bill and parts of an outdoor-program funding bill received governor vetoes Tuesday. The pension bill would have cut payments to retired government workers, which Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton said he found unacceptable. He said that government employers and current...
May 31, 2016 - 2:42pm
May 19, 2016
Dayton offers to drop gas tax increase
Minnesotans likely will pay higher vehicle license fees if the governor and lawmakers reach a transportation funding deal this year.
May 19, 2016 - 11:27am
May 12, 2016
McGregor anglers to host Gov. Dayton on Saturday's fishing opener
ST. PAUL—McGregor residents and anglers Bob Staska and Glenn Lane will host Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, respectively, at the...
May 12, 2016 - 9:35am
Minnesota House lights up fireworks discussion
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota House lit up fireworks legislation Monday, but Senate Democrats and Gov. Mark Dayton are expected to douse the red glare....
April 12, 2016 - 9:24am
April 7, 2016
Minn. Gov. Dayton bans most official travel to Mississippi after controversial laws passed
ST. PAUL – Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has added Mississippi to North Carolina as off limits to most official state travel. "It is a step backwards...
April 7, 2016 - 9:51am
April 1, 2016
Dayton signs law reopening Real ID rules
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday signed a new law lifting a seven-year-old ban on state planning for federal identification...
April 1, 2016 - 8:27am
January 9, 2016
Feds give states years to meet new ID standards
ST. PAUL -- Americans may board commercial airlines for at least two more years with state identification cards that do not meet new federal guidelines, but it was not clear after Friday's announcement if a rush to change Minnesota law will continue. The federal Department of Homeland...
January 9, 2016 - 12:28pm