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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
National Loon Center presentation set for Wednesday
Elderly couple found dead in Minn., grandson arrested
Lueck's bill related to veterans advances
Fifty Lakes: Bar must find new way to cook chicken wings
PR-B School Board: Parent airs sports participation-coaching concerns
Deer feeding bans continue in 16 Minnesota counties
Basketball: Free throw competition held at Aitkin
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
Girls Basketball: Lane named conference MVP
New business creating custom duck calls with pets' ashes
Donna Mae Theis
Donald T. "Buck" Hansen
Jim Berg Sr.
Donna Mae Theis
Unitarian Universalist minister to share overseas experiences
How one group is using scraps of wood to comfort others
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
Nisswa Garden Club to meet March 22
Danecdotes: A method to the 'madness?'
Letter to the Editor: Thank you, Terwilligers
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Cass County Sheriff's Corner: Be vigilant against tax scams
As I See It: Winners and losers
letters to the editor
Births-March 22, 2018
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
March 22, 2018
Ruud named Nature Conservancy's 2017 Government Relations Award recipient
Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, earned The Nature Conservancy's 2017 Government Relations Award for her efforts to protect Minnesota's prairies,...
March 22, 2018 - 11:30am
February 23, 2018
State Legislature: Tax conformity, bonding bill cited as top issues
Tax conformity and a bonding bill are among the top issues on the minds of local legislators as they started the legislative session Tuesday, Feb. 20, in St. Paul. Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township/Cass County Gazelka, serving as Senate majority leader, said before the session's...
February 23, 2018 - 12:30pm
February 17, 2018
Platform is focus of GOP caucus-goers - Attendance down at Crow Wing, Cass locations
Low turnout stifled morale at some Republican caucus locations throughout Crow Wing and Cass counties Tuesday, Feb. 6, but others reported a...
February 17, 2018 - 7:00am
February 8, 2018
Elder abuse takes focus at CLC listening session
Central Lakes College hosted a session Wednesday regarding aging and elder care in central Minnesota—a subject that's been gaining traction...
February 8, 2018 - 6:00am
February 5, 2018
Ruud to co-host session on aging, long-term care issues
State Sens. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, and Karin Housley, R-St. Mary's Point, will hold a joint listening session focused on aging and long-term...
February 5, 2018 - 4:00am
January 31, 2018
Ruud, Housley to host listening session on aging, long-term care
On Feb. 7, Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, and Sen. Karin Housley, R-St. Mary's Point, will host a joint listening session focused on aging and long-term care issues. The listening session is planned at 4:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at Central Lakes College in Brainerd. The public...
January 31, 2018 - 11:30am
CLC plays host to bonding presentations
Having made their appeals to authority, the city of Brainerd and Central Lakes College now wait for the state of Minnesota's response. Tuesday's...
January 31, 2018 - 7:00am
December 27, 2017
Ruud named Legislator of Year for environmental work
Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, was named Legislator of the Year by the Minnesota Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts for...
December 27, 2017 - 6:00am
December 9, 2017
Deadline extended to prevent wolf attacks on livestock
Minnesota livestock producers received additional time to apply for grant money to help prevent wolf attacks. Due to a late harvest that kept producers in the fields longer than average, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture extended the deadline for the Wolf-Livestock Conflict...
December 9, 2017 - 4:30am
December 7, 2017
Ruud named legislator of the year by state SWCD group
ST. PAUL—Environment and Natural Resource Policy and Legacy Finance Chair Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, was named Legislator of the...
December 7, 2017 - 9:00am
November 29, 2017
Farmers have more time for wolf grant applications
Minnesota farmers have an additional three weeks to apply for grant money to help prevent wolf attacks. Due to a late harvest keeping farmers in the fields longer than average, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture is extending the deadline for the Wolf-Livestock Conflict Prevention...
November 29, 2017 - 3:00am
October 5, 2017
MN Sportsmen's Caucus celebrates National Hunting and Fishing Day
As co-chair of the Minnesota Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus, and as a member of the 48-state National Assembly of Sportsmen's Caucuses network, my fellow caucus co-chairs and I are proud to join like-minded sportsmen legislators from across the nation in celebrating the 45th National...
October 5, 2017 - 7:30am
Gazelka, Ruud receive awards
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township in Cass County, and Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, received awards from the Coalition...
September 5, 2017 - 8:00am
August 11, 2017
Ruud receives arts award
Sen. Carrie Ruud, R- Breezy Point, received an Arts All Star Award from Minnesota Citizens for the Arts during a performance Wednesday of "L'Exotique"...
August 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 3, 2017
Lakes area honors military members who have died
Memorial Day services throughout the lakes area benefitted from relatively dry weather Monday, May 29, though unpredictable clouds may have caused...
June 3, 2017 - 6:00am