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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
The Regional Report: National Guard lawsuit ends; council floats sales tax hike in Little Falls
Ideal Green Market hosts annual meeting
Backus fly-in pancake breakfast set
National Loon Center project garners $4 million grant
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves second teacher contract
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Donald J. Watson
John Leslie Orr
Senior Menus: July 23-27, 2018
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
From the Lefthand Corner: Big Trump and little Trump - Panderers both
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
June 14, 2018
State Golf: PR-B's Raph places 4th to lead area golfers
Pine River-Backus' Brady Raph just keeps on getting better. The Tiger sophomore finished his third-straight state appearance with a second-round...
June 14, 2018 - 3:00am
June 12, 2018
High School Golf: 3 Warriors, 5 area golfers look for state glory
Brainerd will be three players short Tuesday, June 12, when the Class 3A state tournament is played at Bunker Hills in Coon Rapids. The Warriors...
June 12, 2018 - 3:00am
April 28, 2018
Track and Field: Pequot's Pierzinski in top 10 in 2 events
ST. PAUL—Reid Pierzinski of Pequot Lakes finished in the top 10 in two events as the Patriots, Brainerd, Wadena-Deer Creek and Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale competed in the Hamline Elite Meet Friday at Hamline University. Pierzinski scored a fourth-place finish in triple jump and was...
April 28, 2018 - 6:30am
March 25, 2018
Boys Basketball: Underclassmen highlight honorable mention
Six underclassmen landed spots on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area team's honorable mention list, including four sophomores. Players for...
March 25, 2018 - 8:00am
Boys Basketball: Brainerd Warriors land 2 on team
Eleven different schools were represented on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area Boys Basketball team. Brainerd secured two spots and was...
March 25, 2018 - 6:00am
March 18, 2018
Girls Basketball: 5 schools put 2 players on all-area team
Five area teams have the distinction of landing two players on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area Girls Basketball Team. Mid-State Conference...
March 18, 2018 - 6:00am
February 15, 2018
Alpine Skiing: Warriors' McGuire finishes stellar career at fourth state meet
Grace McGuire didn't finish as high as she had hoped, but that couldn't put a damper on the career she had as an Alpine skier for the Brainerd...
February 15, 2018 - 7:00am
February 14, 2018
Alpine Skiing: Warriors' McGuire pursuing highest state finish
Grace McGuire aims for her highest finish in state Alpine competition Wednesday, Feb. 14, when she skis in the state meet at Giants Ridge in...
February 14, 2018 - 5:00am
January 27, 2018
Hosting Minnesota Hockey Day not in near future for lakes area
The annual Minnesota Hockey Day has become a premier winter sports event in its first 12 years as it showcases various levels of hockey programs...
January 27, 2018 - 9:00am
December 2, 2017
Prep Football: Brainerd heads all-area team
State or bust. The Brainerd lakes area was blessed with four state-qualifying teams, including Class 3A state champion Pierz. That level of success...
December 2, 2017 - 11:00am
November 23, 2017
Volleyball: 15 players make all-area team
With a Section 6-1A title, and a fourth-place finish in the Class 1A state tournament, the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines highlight this year's...
November 23, 2017 - 3:00am
June 14, 2017
State Golf: Stone tied for 4th after first round; Brasel tied for 32nd; Raph tied for 42nd
Alex Stone, playing in her fifth state tournament, is on a pace to match or beat her best state showing of last year and could have easily been in contention or tied for the lead following the opening round Tuesday, June 13. She carded a 5-over 41 on the front nine and fired an even-par...
June 14, 2017 - 2:37pm
February 15, 2017
Gymnastics: Dahlberg 6th in conference meet
Pequot Lakes' Hannah Dahlberg, competing for the Brainerd Warriors gymnastics team, finished sixth on the uneven parallel bars at the Central Lakes Conference meet in Fergus Falls Saturday, Feb. 11. Dahlberg finished with a score of 9.275 for a Warriors team that finished third overall....
February 15, 2017 - 3:03pm
Stone, McGuire qualify for state
Pequot Lakes' Alex Stone and Grace McGuire will participate in the state ski meet after finishing third and seventh, respectively, at the Section 5 meet in Hastings Thursday, Feb. 9. This will be Stone's fifth trip to the state meet. She earned all-state honors the past two years,...
February 15, 2017 - 2:54pm
January 1, 2017
Area Boys Hockey: Lightning capture championship
RIVER FALLS, Wis.—Josh Maucieri scored two goals and the Northern Lakes Lightning captured the championship in the Wildcat Hockey Tournament with a 3-2 victory over the River Falls Wildcats Saturday. Maucieri rallied the Lightning from a 2-1 deficit by scoring the game's last...
January 1, 2017 - 9:54pm