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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - Oct. 20, 2018
Schaefer's Foods seeks scenic photos for 2019 calendar
Lessard-Sams council recommends local projects for funding
Legal clinic for veterans set
PR-B Community Education offers variety of classes
Emily Greens Champions
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
Volleyball: 7th-grade Patriots take Mid-State crown
High School Football: Green Wave washes over Patriots
Inside the Outdoors: 'f/8, and Be There'
Paul G. Jensen
Gerald (Red) Moeller
Allen J. Skochenski
Rose Arleen Hanson
Jordan Scott Kohl
Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
Are trees foretelling a bad winter this year with all those seeds and acorns?
Card games: Oct. 8-12, 2018
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Survivor advises others to get 3D mammogram
Crosslake church to host hymn festival Sunday
Letter to the editor: Voters should elect Goddard
Letter to the editor: Voters encouraged to vote Goddard
Letter to the editor: Managing change in Crosslake
Letter to the editor: CWC needs Barrows, Brekken
Letter to the editor: Vote Cathy Malecha for mayor
letters to the editor
Kate Wulf- Mathew Spaan
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
September 16, 2018
Fashion-forward feathered friend
This fashion-forward green heron sporting a pompadour was spotted on Grand Oaks Drive in Baxter. Photo submitted by Cis Pecarich.
September 16, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 11, 2018
Explore Minnesota releases year’s first fall color map
ST. PAUL -- Explore Minnesota has launched its annual fall color map and Clay and Norman counties in northwestern Minnesota are among a few small...
September 11, 2018 - 1:27pm
July 10, 2018
Danecdotes: Enjoy the lakes area, if you can
It is officially summer in the lakes area. The temperature is usually - sometimes unreasonably - high and every scene out of my window is that...
July 10, 2018 - 9:00am
May 26, 2018
Crow Wing County completes 2018 tree planting
Crow Wing County Land Services has completed its annual tree-planting program for 2018. This year 24,000 pine seedlings were planted on about...
May 26, 2018 - 10:30am
May 6, 2018
Informational session scheduled on Bird City Project
The Bird City Project will be the topic of a program at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 8, at Crosslake City Hall. The project aims to benefit area communities along the Paul Bunyan Trail and explain why birds are an important part of a healthy ecosystem. As Jenkins, Pequot Lakes, Breezy Point...
May 6, 2018 - 5:30am
March 11, 2018
Outdoor Notes for March 11
New northern pike fishing regulations coming for fishing opener New regulations for catching and keeping northern pike will be the most significant change anglers will see when they open up the 2018 Minnesota Fishing Regulations Booklet being distributed throughout the state.
March 11, 2018 - 6:30am
March 3, 2018
Today's youth may be suffering a serious disconnect from nature, thanks in part to the proliferation of electronic substitutes for the real thing. TV shows, computer games, PlayStations and smartphones all conspire to keep us dissociated from the world around us, forming a sort of...
March 3, 2018 - 7:30am
February 4, 2018
Camping in below zero temps
FARGO — Ask most people when camping season is, and they'll probably tell you May through early October. But to a growing community, these...
February 4, 2018 - 11:42am
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
January 14, 2018
With temperature hovering near zero, the underground springs that feed Whiskey Creek keep the stream open Friday despite the plunging night temperatures....
January 14, 2018 - 9:00am
December 9, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! I know this makes two woodpeckers in a row. And yeah, I remember the fuss some of you made about a series of owls as bird of...
December 9, 2017 - 4:42pm
December 1, 2017
Watch: Snowy owl rescued from Minnesota coffee roaster equipment
DULUTH, Minn. - When an Alakef Coffee Roasters employee called Wednesday. Nov. 29 to say they had found an owl stuck in a coffee machine, Wildwoods...
December 1, 2017 - 8:23am
November 23, 2017
Letter to the editor: What happened to Uppgaard WMA?
I am writing due to interest in the Uppgaard Wildlife Management Area on Route 16 in Crosslake. We have been coming to Crosslake for many years, as we own property on the Whitefish Chain. In our visits we heard about the park and started visiting there many years ago. We loved the...
November 23, 2017 - 7:30am
November 22, 2017
The Cracker Barrel: Gratitude list
As we stand on the threshold of Thanksgiving and prepare to celebrate the bounty of another year, I herewith offer a list of things for which I'm grateful and urge you, dear reader, to compile a list of your own. 1. I am grateful to be alive. 2. I'm grateful to be in good health....
November 22, 2017 - 4:30am