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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
Crow Wing County Board: Vets memorial an 'eyesore,' officials say
Pine River American Legion to host Memorial Day services
Smithsonian exhibit on Native American veterans opens in Mille Lacs
Military art project honors Marine Corps
Amateur Baseball: Victory League
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Lightning strike down rival Fort Ripley
PR-B's Wosmek wins Park Region hurdles titles
Golf Results - May 25, 2018
Shirley Ann Gross
Cindy Marie Swedberg
Joanne Victoria Johnson
Donald R Albrecht
Puttin' on The Mitts: Mystery ingredients? Challenge accepted
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Making the healthy choice the easy choice: Cuyuna Range Farmers Market
3 Things for Better Health - May 21
The Longest Day: Recognizing beginning stages of Dementia
Grim's Tales: Give time to honor veterans on Memorial Day
Letter to the editor: Park issue sheds light on communication gap
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Letter to the Editor: Thank you to Day of Caring students
Cheesehead Chatter: Take pride in what you have
letters to the editor
Births - May 20, 2018
Births: Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Raymond and Margie Richards
April 23, 2018
Crews battle grass fire near Merrifield
The Nisswa Fire Department was called to a grass fire just before 3 p.m. Monday, April 23, on County Road 4 near Merrifield. Firefighters from...
April 23, 2018 - 9:13pm
April 20, 2018
Firefighters respond to chimney fire
MERRIFIELD—The Mission Fire Department was called about 2 a.m. Saturday to a house fire on the 23000 block of Coyote Lane in Merrifield. Mission Fire Chief Randy Roach said when firefighters arrived on scene they found a small chimney fire at an A-frame home. The fire got into...
April 20, 2018 - 6:30am
March 10, 2018
Andy's expands to Merrifield
Food is the focus of the new Andy's Bar and Grill in Merrifield, according to business partner Ashley Money. The Crosslake flagship location...
March 10, 2018 - 9:00am
January 19, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Trump's wall of racism
Recently I heard the "initial cost" of Trump's wall of racism at $18 billion. Cost of "maintenance forever" isn't mentioned! What we could do with $18 billion for education, peace, food stamps, healthcare! It won't cost Little Big Man $18 billion; it likely won't cost him a cent,...
January 19, 2018 - 7:30am
January 4, 2018
Looking Back - Jan. 4, 2018
40 years ago - Jan. 5, 1978 (Photo) Cass County Sheriff Louis Chalich participated in the "celebrity dog races" and kept smiling, although it was his first experience on a dog sled. (Headline) Minnesota futurest prognosticates for year 2077, but declines to predict tomorrow's weather...
January 4, 2018 - 3:30am
November 11, 2017
Faces: Quilting for a cause - Potts uses talents to give back to veterans
Quilting is how one local woman uses her skills to thank and support veterans in her community. "Everything I do is for the veterans," said Patty...
November 11, 2017 - 6:00am
July 29, 2017
Free tennis, archery lessons for ages 6-16 offered in Merrifield
The Merrifield Lions Club will sponsor free tennis and archery lessons for youth ages 6-16 at the Merrifield Lions Park on County Road 3. Free tennis lessons will be at 6 p.m. Mondays, July 31 and Aug. 7, and Wednesdays, Aug. 2 and 9, at the tennis court at the park. Free archery...
July 29, 2017 - 7:30am
July 21, 2017
Reminders: July 21, 2017
Merrifield Lions Park-Fest The Merrifield Lions Park-Fest will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 22, at the Merrifield Lions Park on County Road 3. A car and bike show sponsored by the Iron Order Motorcycle Club will be held on the park's baseball field from 10 a.m. to...
July 21, 2017 - 8:30am
July 19, 2017
Merrifield Lions Park-Fest set July 22
The Merrifield Lions Park-Fest will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 22, at the Merrifield Lions Park on County Road 3. A car and bike show sponsored by the Iron Order Motorcycle Club will be held on the park's baseball field from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration of $10...
July 19, 2017 - 4:30am
July 18, 2017
Nisswa Women's Club to meet July 20
The Nisswa Women's Club will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, July 20, at The Woods in Merrifield. Social time begins at 11:30 a.m. followed by lunch served at noon. The featured program is "Living Our Dream: What We've Learned Teaching and Owning Jean's - The Right Plant Place,"...
July 18, 2017 - 6:30am
May 17, 2017
Brothers drag homeowner to safety in Merrifield house fire
Zack and Brady Houle sprang into action Wednesday afternoon when they heard their neighbor's house was on fire—running to the house, they...
May 17, 2017 - 11:45pm
Firefighters on scene at Merrifield house fire
MERRIFIELD—Emergency responders are on scene at a house fire south of Merrifield. The fire was reported after 3:15 p.m. Wednesday, and...
May 17, 2017 - 5:23pm
May 5, 2017
Letter to the editor: Trump's first and final war
Trump. When will enough of our bought-and-paid-for politicians in "the swamp" decide they love their country, their children and grandchildren, the rest of the world and the earth enough to drop their addiction to money and "party," ridding us of this terrible pretender and liar?...
May 5, 2017 - 6:00am
February 16, 2017
Letter to the editor: Capitalism isn't good
Capitalism is good at what it does, but what it does isn't good. It guarantees that as some become richer, others have to be made poorer. In spite of the complicated, indecipherable propaganda we're constantly bathed in, that's a given of capitalism. Like cancer, it depends on "growth."...
February 16, 2017 - 9:06pm
January 25, 2017
Icy roads lead to two-vehicle crash
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl reports that a two-vehicle crash with injuries took place on County Road 3 and Morningside Drive in Merrifield on Friday, Jan. 20, around 6:22 a.m. The driver of one vehicle, Gretchen Mishler, 53, of Pillager and the driver and passenger of the other...
January 25, 2017 - 11:52pm