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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
McAllister wins awards for livestock
Breezy Point couple's daughter wins title
Agendas - July 22
The Regional Report: National Guard lawsuit ends; council floats sales tax hike in Little Falls
Ideal Green Market hosts annual meeting
PR-B fall sign-up meeting July 30
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
Donald R. Lyonais
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C. Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Emily church to host Jumpin' Jehosafats in concert
Faith: Permanent marks
Senior Menus: July 23-27, 2018
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
The Cracker Barrel: Sweet summertime
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
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
June 25, 2018
CWC Master Gardeners program thriving after loss of funding
"People thought we were going to shrivel away and die, but that didn't happen," said JoAnn Weaver, president of the Crow Wing County Master Gardeners. Since 1977, volunteer gardening experts have spread their knowledge around Minnesota in hopes of promoting plant biodiversity, research-based...
June 25, 2018 - 5:00am
May 19, 2018
Bird counting and potluck set for May 20
The Birding Big Day and potluck will be 8 a.m. Sunday, May 20, at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. Join with amateurs and experts alike to...
May 19, 2018 - 2:00am
May 16, 2018
Running: Sour Grapes races at Northland Arboretum June 8-9
Registration is under way for the 17th annual Sour Grapes Race at the Northland Arboretum June 8-9. The traditional Saturday morning races will...
May 16, 2018 - 10:30am
May 14, 2018
Lake Friendly Award winners to be honored at ceremony
Brainerd Lakes area environmental organizations are collaborating to publicly recognize homeowners, contractors and local units of government that have developed or redeveloped their lakeshore or riverfront properties in a lake friendly way and followed current state and local ordinances....
May 14, 2018 - 9:00am
March 30, 2018
Arbor Day event set at arboretum
The Northland Arboretum will host its 12th annual Arbor Day Celebration 6-8 p.m. April 27, where people will learn about the important role trees play in the environment. This year's event with a Johnny Appleseed theme celebrates an American legend whose efforts mark him as a leader...
March 30, 2018 - 6:30am
March 25, 2018
National Loon Center meeting set March 28 in Baxter
The National Loon Center Foundation will present an informational meeting about the prospective Crosslake loon center at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, at the Northland Arboretum in Baxter. Foundation members Leah Heggerston and Carla White will discuss the group's mission and the project's...
March 25, 2018 - 5:30am
March 23, 2018
National Loon Center presentation set for Wednesday
BAXTER—Leah Heggerston, the National Loon Center Foundation vice president/treasurer, and Carla White, National Loon Center Foundation secretary, will make a presentation 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, at the Northland Arboretum, 14250 Conservation Drive, Baxter. Heggerston and...
March 23, 2018 - 12:30pm
March 13, 2018
Master Naturalist training planned
Enjoy learning about the natural world? If so, consider becoming a Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer. The Northland Arboretum in Brainerd/Baxter is hosting a Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training beginning April 12.
March 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 25, 2018
Wild for Minnesota Orchids presentation set
BAXTER—Malcolm and Rosemary MacFarlane, botanists from St. Paul, will make a presentation about Minnesota orchids at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Northland Arboretum, 14250 Conservation Drive, Baxter.
February 25, 2018 - 11:30am
January 22, 2018
Naturalist Plinske to speak in Baxter
The Brainerd Lakes Area Audubon Society will host speaker LeAnn Plinske, a Minnesota master naturalist from Baxter, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, at the Northland Arboretum in Baxter. This hour-long presentation will explore the bit of environs where Sigurd Olson, naturalist of the...
January 22, 2018 - 3:30am
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