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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Nisswa student studying in Chile
Brainerd Public Schools: Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame to move from fall to spring
Deadline to homestead for property taxes approaches
Level 3 offender moves to rural Brainerd
Ironton man gets 12 years in prison for sexual assault
Girls Basketball: Lane signs to play for Fighting Hawks.
Junior Hockey: Wisconsin sweeps North Stars
Volleyball: PR-B's Wynn all-state. Tigers earn academic honors
Fergus Falls area to host 2019 Governor's Deer Opener
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
Brett R. Halverson
Matthew L. Sell
Rockne D. Anderson
Edward Shetka, Jr.
Chef's Hat: Don't forget about those tried-and-true recipes
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
Card games: Oct. 29-Nov. 2, 2018
The Cracker Barrel: Mental clutter
Guest Opinion: Ask a Trooper
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
Guest Opinion: Cass County Sheriff's Corner
Reader Opinion: Ready to Serve
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
September 19, 2018
Tapping Duluth's brewing history
DULUTH — As a longtime beer salesman, Pete Clure is happy to be a cog in the local scene — even if the craft beer explosion has intruded...
September 19, 2018 - 11:22am
August 22, 2018
St. Mathias book, puzzle and game exchange is a free-for-all
The old St. Mathias Town Hall started a new chapter in its storied history. The former meeting space is now the site of a book, puzzle and game...
August 22, 2018 - 5:00am
June 17, 2018
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't let the rain get you down
"Rain, rain, go away." I've heard that phrase a couple times today, as I sit writing this column on a dark, stormy Monday. Though the gloomy...
June 17, 2018 - 4:30am
March 31, 2018
Crosslake Area Library Book sale planned
CROSSLAKE—The Crosslake Area Library will have its first book sale of the year from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, April 6, and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 7, at the Crosslake Community Center, 14126 Daggett Pine Road, Crosslake.
March 31, 2018 - 4:30am
February 6, 2018
Duluth schools remove 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' 'Huckleberry Finn' from curriculum due to racial slur
The novels "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" will no longer be required reading in the Duluth school district...
February 6, 2018 - 8:04pm
November 22, 2017
The Cracker Barrel: Gratitude list
As we stand on the threshold of Thanksgiving and prepare to celebrate the bounty of another year, I herewith offer a list of things for which I'm grateful and urge you, dear reader, to compile a list of your own. 1. I am grateful to be alive. 2. I'm grateful to be in good health....
November 22, 2017 - 4:30am
November 4, 2017
"Bliss(ters)," the book: Duluth woman writes about 2,700-mile hike
Ultimately, Duluth's Gail Francis couldn't think of any good reasons not to hike across America. The year was 2012. She had a good job as an...
November 4, 2017 - 8:54pm
PR-B High School to host book fair
Pine River-Backus High School will host a book fair from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 7-10 and Nov. 13. The high school media center receives 50 percent of all book fair purchases. The event will have special hours Tuesday, Nov. 7, during conferences from 8 a.m.-8 p.m., and for the band...
November 4, 2017 - 3:30am
October 30, 2017
Pequot Lakes Library: Susan Kedzie to present children's book
Bemidji children's book author Susan Kedzie will visit the Pequot Lakes Library at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13, to give a presentation of her book "A Thousand Purring Cats." This program is for everyone, but children ages 3-8 will especially be open to its light-hearted prose and cheerful...
October 30, 2017 - 5:30am
September 25, 2017
Little Minnesota in World War II: Book honors brave men from smallest, rural towns
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — Small-town Minnesota farm boys were highly sought after by the U.S. military during World War II. Drawing from photos,...
September 25, 2017 - 2:37pm
August 29, 2017
Cheesehead Chatter: All it takes is a library card
Last month I did something I hadn't done since I was about 8 years old. I got a library card. Sure, it probably doesn't sound that exciting,...
August 29, 2017 - 7:00am
July 27, 2017
Children win books, learn yoga at Read-O-Rama event
Children gathered in Nisswa to listen to stories, learn yoga and win free books at the United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Counties' Llama Llama...
July 27, 2017 - 10:00am
July 20, 2017
Minnesota author to sign books in Nisswa
Minnesota author Kari Casper van Wakeren recently wrote and published her first children's book, "Bubble Wrap Girl." She will sign copies of...
July 20, 2017 - 6:30am
Llama Llama Read-O-Rama is Saturday in Nisswa
Join the United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Cass Counties for Llama Llama Read-O-Rama from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 22, in the gazebo...
July 20, 2017 - 5:30am
May 2, 2017
'Made in Minnesota' to feature local authors
SIDEBAR: Meet 25 Minnesota authors from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 13, at the Pequot Lakes Library. Young children can enjoy story time...
May 2, 2017 - 4:30am