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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Cass County Board: New maps show conflict in land ownership
Volunteers, donations needed for Parade of Trees event
Experienced watchdog journalist hired to cover Minnesota government for Forum News Service
Cass County 4-H youth exhibit their best at State Fair
RainbowRoad club provides safe space for lakes area LGBTQ youths
Area Volleyball: Patriots blank Cardinals
Danecdotes: Vikings' tie was rough, but bright spots abound
Tennis: Patriots take Mid-State crown
Football: Patriots fall to Perham 34-32
Cross Country: Patriot girls 16th, boys 18th
Joanne Kay Miller
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Dr. Rudd B. Thabes
Wilma A. Gehrls
Judith K. Lapke
Grace UMC to host tailgate party Friday
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
A Matter of Balance: Reducing risk of falling
Chef's Hat: Cooking in cast iron cookware
Fall for apples
Letter to the editor: Here's the big deal about marijuana use
The Last Windrow: Pheasant hunt memories remain crystal clear
Sheriff's Corner: Cass County utilizes new warning notification system
The Cracker Barrel: 'The Giving Tree'
Pete's Point: New publication covered northern communities 35 years ago
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
September 17, 2018
Waiting for a Mentor: Looking for a teammate
Evan is an active 10-year-old boy who loves sports and being outside. He has been really excited about football this year and is looking forward to when he can start. Evan recently began school at Forestview Middle School and is enjoying meeting new friends. Evan is a good student...
September 17, 2018 - 9:30am
September 2, 2018
Letter to the Editor: It takes a village
We know this phrase well and, now more than ever, we recognize how critical it is to our health, as a society. We adults - in most cases, in the blink of an eye - can identify at least one person in our past who was instrumental in keeping us on the right path, who challenged us when...
September 2, 2018 - 6:30am
August 27, 2018
Waiting for a mentor: Nikki still waiting for mentor
Nikki has been waiting over a year for a Kinship mentor! Nikki is a rough and tumble 9-year-old little girl who enjoys playing outside and with her pets, which include birds, rabbits, dogs and a hedgehog. She is the only girl among four brothers, so she would like a female role model...
August 27, 2018 - 10:30am
August 15, 2018
Kinship Partners to expand its Lunch Buddies program
Kinship Partners plans to expand its Lunch Buddies, a school-based mentoring program, to more schools in the Brainerd area. Lunch Buddies has been set up in schools in Staples, Motley, Pequot Lakes and Crosby since 2015 and made its debut in Brainerd at Harrison and Riverside Elementary...
August 15, 2018 - 4:30am
July 8, 2018
Kinship Partners Match of the Month: Pequot Lakes match based on trust, respect
Kinship Partners honors Carol Hansen and Kaydince "Kaydi" Jordan, both of Pequot Lakes, as its Match of the Month. They were matched in February...
July 8, 2018 - 9:00am
May 17, 2018
Calendar of events: May 18-25, 2018
MAY 18 Lakes Area Unlimited Learning: "Elderquest Film Series," 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Heartwood Senior Living, Crosby 19 Evan Lindquist Memorial 5K Run/2K Walk, Pine River 19 Pequot Lakes PTA Bike Rodeo, 9 a.m.-noon, Eagle View Elementary School 19 Kinship Partners Downtown Nisswa Chocolate...
May 17, 2018 - 9:30am
April 19, 2018
Reminders: April 19-24, 2018
Legacy Program A Legacy Program titled "Legends of the Wilderness" featuring re-enactments from the 1800s will be held from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Thursday,...
April 19, 2018 - 10:00am
April 16, 2018
Bernick Family Foundation awards $5,000 to Kinship Partners
The Bernick Family Foundation recently awarded $150,000 in grants to organizations and projects within its two key focus areas of youth and education, and health and fitness. Kinship Partners in Brainerd received $5,000 to expand the Brainerd School Lunch Buddy program, which is a...
April 16, 2018 - 6:30am
April 11, 2018
Kinship Partners to host Purses for Partners April 21
Kinship Partners will host its annual Purses for Partners event Saturday, April 21, in the Grand Ballroom in the Gull Lake Center at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Purses for Partners is a spring luncheon for women and girls that will include both a silent and live auction consisting...
April 11, 2018 - 5:30am
April 3, 2018
Kinship Partners hosts annual Purses for Partners fundraiser
NISSWA—Kinship Partners will host its annual Purses for Partners fundraiser on April 21 at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Purses for Partners is a spring luncheon for women and girls that will include both a silent and live auction consisting of purses, fashion accessories, spa...
April 3, 2018 - 12:30pm
Kinship Partners receives $50,000 grant
The Otto Bremer Trust recently awarded 119 grants totaling $7,456,601 to organizations across the Upper Midwest as part of its most recent grantmaking cycle, including $50,000 for Kinship Partners, Inc. The Kinship Partners grant will go toward general operations to grow the current...
April 3, 2018 - 4:30am
February 28, 2018
Kinship Partners: 'Farm-crazy kid' finds perfect match in Schramm family
Kinship Partners honors Abbie Schramm and Autumn Riley, both of Pequot Lakes, as its recent Match of the Month. Schramm received a call from...
February 28, 2018 - 10:00am
December 31, 2017
Kinship Partners: Pequot Lakes couple mentors Breezy Point siblings
Kinship Partners honors Dan and Sharon Jacobsen, Pequot Lakes, and Thomas and Lucas Taylor, Breezy Point, as its Match of the Month. Thomas's...
December 31, 2017 - 4:00am
December 29, 2017
Looking Back - Dec. 29, 2017
40 years ago - Dec. 29, 1977 The Nisswa Mrs. Jaycees will award the first baby born in 1978 a $5 gift certificate, and the lucky parents a dinner for two at Bar Harbor with free babysitting for the evening. Residents of the Nisswa area are eligible. (Headline) Crow Wing Commissioners...
December 29, 2017 - 3:30am
December 10, 2017
Grand View wins People's Choice at Taste of Lakes fundraiser
Kinship Partners held its 29th annual Taste of the Lakes fundraiser Friday, Nov. 17, at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Guest culinary judge was...
December 10, 2017 - 10:00am