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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County Most Wanted: December
Santa to be at Ole and Lena's on Saturday
Disabled students learn life lessons with holiday craft sale
Essentia envisions multimillion-dollar investment in downtown Duluth campus
Pequot Lakes: Council approves Trailside Park design items on split vote
Dance: Revolution takes third in Aitkin
Boys Hockey: Lightning lose three games
Crosslake archer takes 26th
Football: Schindel named MVP for Patriots
Wrestling: Road Crew takes 3 of 4 - Team sweeps home triangular
Jerome "Joe" Hines
George E. Schwagerl
Anthony Paul Bjerkness
Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
Famous people you didn’t know had Minnesota ties
Grace United Methodist to present Christmas cantata
Chef's Hat: Turn to comfort foods for that busy time of year
3 things for better health - Dec. 12
Faith: Pecan pie
Letter to the editor: Losing Laposky is huge loss
Letter to the editor: The old lamplighter
Opinion: How to have a merry Christmas
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't stress about Christmas
Enjoy Momma's mouth-watering fudge recipe
letters to the editor
Elmer and Val Stephan
Births - Nov. 26, 2017
October 23, 2017
Cougar range expansion topic of Oct. 25 program
Michelle LaRue, research ecologist at the University of Minnesota and executive director of The Cougar Network, will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25, at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. LaRue will give an overview on the state of cougar science, discussing potential habitat,...
October 23, 2017 - 12:10pm
October 20, 2017
Calendar of events: Oct. 19, 2017
OCTOBER 19 "Music of the Mississippi" with the Everett Smithson Band, 1:30 p.m., Crosslake Community Center 19-21 Lakes Area Food Shelf Home...
October 20, 2017 - 6:30am
August 7, 2017
Writers invited to enter Brainerd Writers Alliance contest
All Minnesota writers are invited to enter the Brainerd Writers Alliance writing contest. Writers may submit work in all categories for one $15 entry fee: one entry in fiction, one in creative nonfiction not to exceed 2,500 words, and up to three poems (not more than 40 lines each)....
August 7, 2017 - 7:30am
July 3, 2017
Nisswa parks and rec welcomes new face - Hill leads with experience
One of several new faces at Nisswa City Hall is Parks and Recreation Director Matthew Hill, who took his post about three months ago. Since starting...
July 3, 2017 - 5:00am
Nearly $6,000 raised for Bridges of Hope through the 'Run for Hope'
Over 100 runners and walkers participated in the 'Run for Hope,' a glow-in-the-dark event to raise money for Bridges of Hope. The fourth annual Run for Hope was held on July 23 at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. Nearly $6,000 was raised to support Bridges of Hope, a faith-based...
August 3, 2016 - 10:57am
March 31, 2016
Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training to be held at Northland Arboretum
Northland Arboretum, Brainerd, will host a Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training from 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 14-May 18. Two Saturday field trips are scheduled for April 30 and May 7. Cost for the course is $275, including materials. Instructor is Peg Serani....
March 31, 2016 - 11:10am
March 3, 2016
3Way10K on Gull Lake canceled
The second annual 3Way10K scheduled from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 5, has been cancelled because of the conditions on Gull Lake, where the slippery surface would be a danger for cross country skiing, snowshoeing, walking or riding fat tire bikes, according to a news release....
March 3, 2016 - 9:57am
February 24, 2016
3Way10K planned March 5 on Gull Lake
The second annual 3Way10K is planned from noon-3 p.m. Saturday, March 5, on Gull Lake. This is a family event where participants can ski, bike or snowshoe/walk a 10K course from Zorbaz to Ernie's on Gull. Visit www.3way10k.com to register or find out more about the event. All proceeds...
February 24, 2016 - 10:47am
February 7, 2016
Minnesota Master Naturalist training scheduled
Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training sessions will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 14-May 19, at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. This program will offer classes focused on one of three Minnesota ecosystems - North Woods/Great Lakes. Two Saturday...
February 7, 2016 - 12:17pm
February 5, 2016
Learn about Northland Arboretum at Feb. 9 event
Lakes Area Unlimited Learning welcomes recently retired Northland Arboretum director Mary Corrigan and new director Matthew Hill at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the Heartland Senior Living, 500 Heartland Drive, Crosby, to acquaint attendees with this 500-acre jewel located in Brainerd/Baxter...
February 5, 2016 - 9:53am
February 1, 2016
Nordic Skiing: Christianson, Baird win 16Ks
Cameron Christianson of Pequot Lakes and Owen Baird of Brainerd claimed the 16-kilometer events during Sunday's Lumberjack Jaunt at the Northland...
February 1, 2016 - 8:47am
October 21, 2015
Kohls to share polar bear adventure photos
Steve Kohls, Brainerd Dispatch staff photographer, will present stories and photos from his trip to Alaska to photograph polar bears at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. In September 2014, Kohls traveled with his friend, Bob Fitzsimmons, to Kaktovik,...
October 21, 2015 - 3:25pm
October 13, 2015
Haunted Trail coming to scare you
Walking in the woods in the dark at the Northland Arboretum, with no flashlights, is expected to be a frightful time. The annual Haunted Trail...
October 13, 2015 - 6:16am
March 5, 2015
Registration open for Sour Grapes run in June in Brainerd
Registration is now open for the Sour Grapes Half and Half Trail Run on Saturday, June 13, at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. The event will start at 7:30 a.m. There will be a half-mile race for kids age 7 and younger; a one-mile race for kids 12 and younger; a 10.55K walk/run;...
March 5, 2015 - 2:57pm
February 18, 2015
Three Way 10K to take place March 7 on Gull Lake
A new event, the Three Way 10K, will take place at noon Saturday, March 7, where participants will snowshoe (walk), ski (skate or Nordic), or bike (fat tire bike) from Ernie's on Gull to Zorbaz on Gull. Registration is open at www.3way10k.com. Click on "registration." The event...
February 18, 2015 - 2:35pm