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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Applications for school safety grants open Aug. 29
Horseback rider injured in Pillsbury State Forest
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
Rollover injures Little Falls man: Alcohol believed to be factor in crash
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C. Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
July 16, 2018
3 Things for Better Health - July 16
Need to be motivated to start the week off on a healthy note? Just try one or more of three things to start the week on the right path.
July 16, 2018 - 9:30am
Crow Wing County works to build self-healing community
Staff members at Crow Wing County Community Services are working with Bridges of Hope to research and build a self-healing community. The idea is to engage the public, inspire innovation, support peer-helping and ease the daily stress of parents to promote change so that together...
July 16, 2018 - 4:30am
July 12, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: County officials peeved about DHS comments
It was almost the last topic at the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners meeting this week, but it was one of the first things that Chairman...
July 12, 2018 - 5:00am
June 15, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Lueck talks regional mental health treatment
Rep. Dale Lueck is more accustomed to seeing the inside of the Capitol building in St. Paul than the third-floor chambers of the Crow Wing County...
June 15, 2018 - 4:00pm
June 9, 2018
Baxter City Council: Housing project seeks to help those with mental illness
BAXTER—A proposed affordable housing project in Baxter seeks to provide apartments for individuals diagnosed with a mental illness.
June 9, 2018 - 6:00am
June 4, 2018
Crow Wing Energized - Sleep: A key component of resiliency
An important aspect of resiliency is healthy sleep. Yet over 40 percent of Americans regularly sleep less than five hours a night, making them...
June 4, 2018 - 8:00am
June 1, 2018
Community leaders share personal, painful stories
BAXTER—They came from all walks of life—a business leader, a health care professional, an educator and a student—but they shared...
June 1, 2018 - 4:00am
May 29, 2018
Mental health discussion slated May 31 in Baxter
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. In Crow Wing County, more than one in four (28.2 percent) people have been diagnosed with a mental illness, yet stigma continues, preventing people from sharing their struggles and from reaching out for help.
May 29, 2018 - 3:30am
May 21, 2018
3 Things for Better Health - May 21
Need to be motivated to start the week off on a healthy note? Just try one or more of three things to start the week off on the right path. 1....
May 21, 2018 - 1:30pm
May 19, 2018
Dayton plans to veto most major legislation
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor and legislative leaders began negotiating finances and policy just over 24 hours before their constitutional...
May 19, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 9, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: County supports plan to reduce mentally ill in jail
May is Mental Health Awareness Month and reducing the number of those with mental illnesses in the Crow Wing County Jail was recently on the...
May 9, 2018 - 6:00am
May 1, 2018
Mental health campaign kicks off in Crow Wing County
Crow Wing County employees are taking part in the Make It OK Campaign to coincide with Mental Health Awareness Month in May. Make It OK is an...
May 1, 2018 - 9:32am
April 4, 2018
'Say what's on your heart': Grandparents cope with loss, comfort others
Kind-hearted and charming, Levi Siekas loved to catch frogs as a boy and do flips off the dock. Described as a boy in motion, he was active in...
April 4, 2018 - 4:00am
April 3, 2018
Turmoil in the mind of a teen: Professionals see a need to open up with kids about mental health
It could be said no one wants to live more than a victim of suicide. Paradoxical? Maybe. But, subtle distinction as it may be, it's a misconception...
April 3, 2018 - 10:00am
'We didn't see this coming': Baxter family man didn't show any signs of suicidal thoughts
"You girls deserve better," "I am sorry to do this to you," "I love you." These final handwritten words—by a father, a husband—are...
April 3, 2018 - 6:00am