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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Brainerd School: District highlights new field trip procedures
Crow Wing County receives MDH award
It's time to chase fall color across state
Brainerd man faces robbery and assault charges
Pine River: Council decides against zoning change for private clubs
Inside the Outdoors: Viruses victimize wildlife, too
Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
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
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Evelyn D. Eide
Martha L. Rach
Judith K. Lapke
Crow Wing Energized: Depression might be more common than you think
Pequot Lakes church to host lutefisk supper Sept. 29
3 things for better health - Sept. 17
Brainerd health care facility offers companions to terminally ill
Essentia clinics offer walk-in flu clinics, appointments
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
Letter to the editor: Thank you, Run For Dru supporters
Thank you sponsors, volunteers and our wonderful community. Without sponsors and volunteers, the "Run For Dru" would not be possible. It is such a heartfelt community event and its continuance is very important. A big thank you to our sponsors: Reed's Market for providing the water...
August 25, 2018 - 6:30am
August 18, 2018
Ruud honored as Legislator of Distinction
The League of Minnesota Cities recognized 25 state lawmakers, including Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, as 2018 Legislators of Distinction....
August 18, 2018 - 8:00am
August 6, 2018
Ruud gains recognition for environmental work
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, was selected as a League of Minnesota Cities Legislator of Distinction for 2018. The league's board of directors recognized 25 legislators this year, including 14 House members and 11 Senate members for their actions and leadership on a wide...
August 6, 2018 - 5:30am
April 4, 2018
Ruud earns Legislator of the Year, Government Relations awards
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, recently received two awards for her legislative work. Greater Minnesota Parks and Trails recognized...
April 4, 2018 - 5:00am
March 31, 2018
Legislators highlight tax bill, safe schools - Chamber hosts annual legislative forum
Tax conformity, safe and secure schools, mental health issues, transportation, jobs and the economy, clean water - these are all topics area...
March 31, 2018 - 7:00am
March 24, 2018
Crosslake loon center project attracts national attention
"People protect what they know and love." It's a concept that community leaders in the Crosslake area have rallied around, according to Molly...
March 24, 2018 - 8:00am
'Eggs & Issues' legislative forum over, easy
In lieu of a magic crystal ball, Brainerd lakes area businesses hoped to get a glimpse into the future by asking area legislators to be prognosticators...
March 24, 2018 - 4:00am
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