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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Agendas - Sept. 23
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves preliminary levy
Faces: Pequot Lakes police officer goes back to school as liaison
Making the Grade: Sept. 23, 2018
Police Blotter - Sept. 22, 2018
Football: Patriots fall to Rebels 20-18
Basketball: Clinics at CLC scheduled in October
Area Female Athlete: Wynn helps put the W in PR-B
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
Golf results - Sept. 20, 2018
Judith K. Lapke
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Martha L. Rach
Coming Monday: No one dies alone
Grim's Grub: Let's shake things up a bit
Dear daughters, from Mom
Senior Menus: Sept. 24-28, 2018
Faith: Unity in a divided nation
As I See It: Why study history?
Uncharted: A hike, a speech and a loose-meat sandwich
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
Slow down to give and receive kindness
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
September 19, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Child protection draining county coffers
Crow Wing County Community Services staff are working to combat the rising and costly cases of out-of-home placements of children, but the growing...
September 19, 2018 - 3:00am
September 10, 2018
Depression and Suicide: How Individuals and Communities Can Help
Depression is a mental illness that can affect people of any age, gender or socioeconomic status. Depression can cause feelings of persistent...
September 10, 2018 - 7:00am
August 28, 2018
Suicide prevention forum aims to prevent unnecessary deaths
The Brainerd Veterans Affairs Clinic hosted a veteran mental health and suicide awareness forum to help veterans, family members, friends and...
August 28, 2018 - 3:25pm
August 27, 2018
Wellness in the Woods builds awareness for Vitals app
Wellness in the Woods and Vitals Aware Services partnered to improve interactions between law enforcement and people living with invisible and invisible conditions and disabilities through the Vitals smartphone app.
August 27, 2018 - 12:30pm
August 24, 2018
Coming Sunday: Stopping suicides
Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the nation, the third-leading cause of death for people aged 10-14 and the second leading cause...
August 24, 2018 - 10:00am
August 23, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: 'An addiction crisis': Report detailing rising meth addiction alarms county commissioners
Methamphetamine is readily available and cheap—and it's a growing problem not only statewide but in Crow Wing County. County residents...
August 23, 2018 - 5:00am
August 10, 2018
Lakes area to receive grant from new mental health funding
NISSWA—Rep. Josh Heintzeman, R-Nisswa, said he is eager to see how a $260,958 mental health grant from new funding the Legislature provided in 2017 will improve the delivery of services in the region. The Minnesota Department of Human Services has awarded the grant to Adult...
August 10, 2018 - 4:00pm
August 6, 2018
Crow Wing Energized: Stop the silence surrounding mental illnesses
The 2017 Crow Wing County Health Survey found that more than 1 in 4 (28.2 percent) adults in Crow Wing County have a mental illness. Mental illnesses...
August 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
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