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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Bringing Bean Hole Days back to its roots - Area residents honored
Lakefront property owner wants vacation rentals regulated
SWCD to host annual photo contest
Clamshell and Bertha Lakes Association to host meeting
SUV and deer collide, injuring passenger
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Patriot hoopsters take part in Heat Check Camp
Athletics: Pequot fall sports meeting scheduled
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher rebounds for win
Amateur Baseball: Nisswa, Fort win playoff opener
Curtiss and Marlene Krantz (Olk)
Edward R. Van Beek
Jevonne M. Ness
John B. Rugloski
Rodger F. Farber
3 Things for Better Health - July 16
Grim's Grub: Recipes harken back to Spurrier Hotel opening
Backus Legion Auxiliary makes donation
Card games: July 2-6, 2018
One pan egg bake: only fresh ingredients needed
As I See It: The America I believe we need
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
The Last Windrow: Life lessons learned on the farm
Letter to the editor: Thank you, Pequot Lakes police
Letter to the Editor: There's only one set of facts
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
July 14, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Board agrees to renovate county museum, library
Commencement of the restoration of the Crow Wing County Historical Society Museum and Research Library in Brainerd could begin as early as September...
July 14, 2018 - 5:00am
June 6, 2018
Duluth Depot to unveil Babe Ruth-signed baseball
DULUTH—A piece of Zenith City history is getting a new resting place. With the donation of a display case from Security Jewelers, a baseball...
June 6, 2018 - 5:54pm
May 25, 2018
Military art project honors Marine Corps
CAMP RIPLEY—Oil paint, Belgian linen canvas and the black volcanic sands of Mount Suribachi.
May 25, 2018 - 9:00am
March 14, 2018
Historical American figures appear at Eagle View
The likes of famous American figures like Muhammad Ali, Sacajawea and Mark Twain graced the Eagle View Elementary School library Friday, Feb....
March 14, 2018 - 7:00am
March 11, 2018
Cheesehead Chatter: A history lesson through journalism
History has never been my thing. It was never one of my favorite subjects in school, and I always had to put in a lot of effort to do well on...
March 11, 2018 - 8:30am
February 15, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Pequot Lakes Historical Society needs your help
The Pequot Lakes Historical Society is located in the basement of the Cole Memorial Building. The building was built for the city in 1936. The following year the city contracted with John Rohr of Marlow Theater from Pine River to show pictures twice a week. Much history follows, many...
February 15, 2018 - 9:30am
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
CLOQUET, Minn.—In 2010, Helen Olson — then 99 years old — recalled watching from a hillside as Cloquet burned. "My mother and...
January 15, 2018 - 9:24pm
January 3, 2018
Conditions look good for Detroit Lakes' first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Conditions are good for Detroit Lakes' first ice harvest in nearly 50 years as ice thickness near the Detroit Lakes...
January 3, 2018 - 3:19pm
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
August 21, 2017
Without a trace: 99 years after two French minesweepers vanished in a Lake Superior storm, a new search aims to solve the mystery
DULUTH — The French sailors' spirits must have been running high as they headed out onto Lake Superior on that November day 99 years ago....
August 21, 2017 - 6:00am
July 10, 2017
MN state director gathering Native American input on Grand Mound
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. — The scope of input is expanding on whether Grand Mound, a Native American burial site located west of International...
July 10, 2017 - 8:30am
June 22, 2017
Pages from the Past - June 22, 2017
60 years ago, June 21, 1957 (Headline) Northern Pacific Depot will remain open Saturday mornings during summer John Sullivan, agent at the Northern Pacific Depot in Pine River, revealed that permission has been granted him to keep the depot open from 10 to 12 o'clock on Saturday mornings...
June 22, 2017 - 8:31am
May 6, 2017
As I See It: What did you unlearn today?
There are many opportunities for us to learn throughout our lives. "Ancaro imparo" is a Latin phrase attributed to Michelangelo that may be translated as "I am still learning." If you look for the opportunities to learn and grow, you will probably realize they are all around us all...
May 6, 2017 - 6:30am
March 4, 2017
Found in a pile of garbage, a priceless piece of Minnesota Capitol history
ST. PAUL — When Lloyd Jackson was dropping off some trash at Pig's Eye Landfill one day in the 1950s, he stumbled across an old photo album...
March 4, 2017 - 1:00am
October 27, 2015
Looking Back-Oct. 29, 2015
10 years ago, Oct. 27, 2005 Brainerd High School teacher John Ward announces that he will run for the state House of Representatives. Battle for school board begins at Pequot Lakes between Christina Woods, Curt Johnson, Shelley Cook, John Lueck, Paul Sandelin and Deb Hallbeck. 20...
October 27, 2015 - 3:55pm