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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crosslake School: Board approves pre-K application
Winter weather advisory continues
Crosslake student receives honorable mention in Mayor for a Day essay contest
Resident input sought on Pequot Lakes comp plan
UW-Madison announces area winter graduates
4th-grade Patriots take second
PL 6th-graders consolation champs
Crosslake archers fourth in Hill City
Taking the classroom to the lake
Second golden eagle captured and released at Camp Ripley
Etta Mae Heuberger
Margaret Mary Baxter
Wayne A Hardy
Gerald O. Lehn
3 things for better health - Feb. 19
Heart healthy eating
Pets of the Week
Senior Menus: Feb. 19-23, 2018
Chef's Hat: It's time to lighten up your meals
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
The Cracker Barrel: Feeding the birds
Faith Column: Transcendent truth
Browser: Keep reading to earn your mug
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
letters to the editor
Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
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
May 1, 2017
Crosslake Community Center to begin hosting book sales
The Crosslake Community Center will host its first library book sale of the season from noon-4 p.m. Friday, May 5. Book sales will take place from noon to 4 p.m. on the first Friday of the month throughout the year, and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the following Saturdays: June 3, July...
May 1, 2017 - 1:50pm
These 10 plants changed Minnesota forever
ST. PAUL — Top 10 list: Most important Minnesota plants. Ever. Go. There's a new book out that takes a stab at it. "Ten Plants that Changed...
April 1, 2017 - 7:55am
December 22, 2016
Eagle View students receive holiday books
Volunteers with the Fun Books For Kids program handed out books to all students at Eagle View Elementary School on Wednesday, Dec. 14. The program...
December 22, 2016 - 11:43am
Pequot Lakes Library: Thank you to Santa's Bobbin' event volunteers
Thanks to all who came and enjoyed the children's magic show and program at the Cole Memorial Building during the Santa's Bobbin' Into Town festivities. And thanks to all our volunteers who made balloon animals, did face painting and helped to make it a great success. Thank you to...
December 22, 2016 - 9:56am