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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Alexandria Technical & Community College's Dean's List for fall 2017
Local students earn academic honors St. Cloud Technical & Community College Fall 2017
Local students named to Minnesota State Mankato 2017 fall semester Dean's List
University of Wisconsin-Stout students receive Chancellor's Award for fall term
Gustavus Adolphus College announces 2017 fall semester Dean's List
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - Feb. 21, 2018
Dance Team: 4 from Pequot Lakes earn all-state honors
Fifth-grade Patriots 1st in Crosby
PL 6th-grade girls first in Foley
4th-grade Patriots take second
Etta Mae Heuberger
Margaret Mary Baxter
Cold weather car safety
3 things for better health - Feb. 19
Heart healthy eating
Pets of the Week
Senior Menus: Feb. 19-23, 2018
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
Supporting Denny McNamara
Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
Mille Lacs Lake
February 17, 2018
Mille Lacs stands to be a focus of Minn. legislative session, lawmaker says
ST. PAUL—The Department of Natural Resources' request to increase the price of fishing and some hunting licenses dominated the game and...
February 17, 2018 - 10:55am
January 2, 2018
The Wolf Moon rises Monday over frozen Mille Lacs Lake in Garrison Bay. The first moon of the year is closer to Earth and appears larger and...
January 2, 2018 - 10:00am
November 10, 2017
Mille Lacs winter anglers allowed 1 walleye - Fall surveys support conservative harvest decision
Mille Lacs Lake walleye fishing will open on Friday, Dec. 1, with no bait restrictions and a limit of one walleye 20-22 inches or one longer...
November 10, 2017 - 6:00am
July 21, 2017
Mille Lacs Lake walleye fishing closure extended 2 weeks
New fisheries data collected by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources show the total safe harvest allocation for walleyes on Mille Lacs...
July 21, 2017 - 5:11pm
February 28, 2017
Conservation Officer Report: Lakes continue to deteriorate, use caution
Conservation officer Bob Mlynar (Aitkin) worked snowmobile and angling activity. The Aviation section gave assistance to the officer on a snowmobile...
February 28, 2017 - 1:58pm
August 9, 2016
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
ST. PAUL—After a drastic increase in walleye take on Mille Lacs Lake despite the catch-and-release season, state officials announced Tuesday...
August 9, 2016 - 2:26pm
May 27, 2016
Tribal fishing is sore spot at Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory meeting: Committee reiterates desire to renegotiate with tribes
ISLE—Members of the Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee channeled public resentment toward tribal fish harvest's alleged effect on the...
May 27, 2016 - 9:45am
April 7, 2016
Live bait will be allowed on Mille Lacs Lake starting with opener
All Mille Lacs Lake anglers will be able to fish with live bait when the season opens Saturday, May 14. “This year’s Mille Lacs regulation will not include a live bait restriction due to feedback from anglers and stakeholders,” said Don Pereira, fisheries section chief for the...
April 7, 2016 - 11:56am
December 3, 2015
Another monster muskie caught (and released) at Mille Lacs
MILLE LACS - A muskie caught on Lake Mille Lacs the day before Thanksgiving could have been a world record -- although it’ll never be official....
December 3, 2015 - 12:05pm
September 16, 2015
Lueck welcomes Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee applicants
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is taking applications for the newly formed Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee. The committee will advise the DNR on fisheries management and related issues for Mille Lacs Lake. "This is a great opportunity for interested citizens...
September 16, 2015 - 2:28pm
August 13, 2015
DNR makes additional changes to attract national bass fishing tournaments to Mille Lacs Lake
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources today announced an additional rule change that will help attract national bass fishing tournaments to Mille Lacs Lake — one of the top 10 bass fishing lakes in the country. National bass fishing tournaments could draw thousands of...
August 13, 2015 - 10:55am
August 6, 2015
No more walleye fishing allowed on Mille Lacs Lake
Walleye fishing on Mille Lacs Lake closed at 10 p.m. Monday, Aug. 3. A recent angler survey conducted by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) found the walleye harvest by anglers has exceeded the state's allotment for 2015 by more than 2,000 pounds. Other fish species,...
August 6, 2015 - 12:28pm