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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Trial date set for LaFontaine-Greywind murder suspect
'Winter Birding' presentation set in NY Mills
Minn. Public Utilities Commission says Enbridge Line 3 review needs more work
Christmas tree permits available at Chippewa National Forest
Coming this weekend: Make the season bright for seniors
Rodeo: Leader native to compete in World Series of Team Roping
Revolution takes first in Detroit Lakes
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Five Patriots on all-area first team
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
Murvin W. Wickham
Andrew Edward Dambowy
Lisa Neville Lake (Gustafson)
George L. Crust
Browser: 'Tis the season
Food column: Find better health by eating the Mediterranean way
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Ask a Master Gardener: Caring for an amaryllis bulb
Senior Menus: Dec. 4-8, 2017
Opinion: A snapshot does not tell the whole story
The Cracker Barrel: Enchanting place
Letter to the editor: PR-B volleyball supporters appreciated
Letter to the editor: Mandatory flu shot policy is wrong
Letter to the editor: Morality vs. the most loving action
letters to the editor
Elmer and Val Stephan
Births - Nov. 26, 2017
December 7, 2017
Tina Smith quickly rising to top of Senate speculation
PAUL — It took only minutes after the first sexual misconduct allegation was waged against Al Franken for speculation to begin about who would...
December 7, 2017 - 3:25pm
November 10, 2017
Letter to the Editor: 'We the people' not 'We the corporations'
Members of Brainerd Lakes Move to Amend conducted October listening sessions with area residents. Here are the results:
November 10, 2017 - 5:30am
October 22, 2017
Nolan staff to hold meetings in area
U.S. Congressman Rick Nolan, D-Minn., announced the locations of Congress Comes to You meetings his staff will operate Wednesday, Oct. 25, in Crosslake and Ideal Township. "Hearing directly from residents makes me a better advocate in Washington for the great people of Minnesota's...
October 22, 2017 - 11:30am
August 4, 2017
'I'm prepared for a tough race': Nolan to run for re-election in '18
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan will run for his seventh term in Congress next year, he said Thursday. The DFLer from Crosby needs to appeal to the voters...
August 4, 2017 - 3:08pm
July 11, 2017
Too early for Mills to decide if he wants to challenge Nolan for 3rd time
As Pete Stauber entered the national political scene Monday, joining the 2018 campaign for Minnesota's 8th Congressional District, Stewart Mills...
July 11, 2017 - 1:55pm
May 9, 2017
Crosslake Communications ensures customers' privacy
Recent action in Washington to repeal rules proposed by the Federal Communications Commission last year regarding the protection of consumers' information online has caused some concern that personal information from Crosslake Communications' customers will now be shared or sold....
May 9, 2017 - 5:30am
April 28, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Peterson wants to stay in Congress; Nolan still thinking
ST. PAUL — Collin Peterson is running for U.S. House again, but Rick Nolan is waiting to decide whether to make a re-election or governor...
April 28, 2017 - 12:55pm
April 24, 2017
Rep. Nolan's staff to visit lakes area communities
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's "Congress Comes to You" meeting series includes several local locations, where his staff will meet with residents. "Hearing directly from residents makes me a better advocate in Washington for the great people of Minnesota's 8th District," Nolan said in a news...
April 24, 2017 - 4:25am
April 10, 2017
Constituents talk Medicare for all at town hall with Congressman Peterson
MOORHEAD, Minn. — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., met with constituents in Moorhead Monday evening, April 10, to come up with a "magical"...
April 10, 2017 - 10:31pm
February 22, 2017
Minnesota congressman pressed about Trump at spirited but mostly civil town hall forum
SARTELL, Minn. — At the 14 town-hall forums Rep. Tom Emmer held in the last two years, an average of 40 to 50 people showed up to get the...
February 22, 2017 - 11:07pm
February 17, 2017
MN Politics: Federal lawmakers lobby Trump on agriculture
ST. PAUL—Midwestern members of Congress worry about what the Trump administration may do about agriculture-related issues, especially a...
February 17, 2017 - 2:41pm
August 31, 2016
Congress returns from seven-week vacation
Congress began its seven-week vacation Friday, July 15; however, Republicans left a day early, on Thursday. Democrats spent the entire day on Friday with one-minute speeches focused on support for stricter gun laws. The next opportunity to vote on "expanding background checks for...
August 31, 2016 - 2:58pm
June 17, 2016
Senators working to craft new gun control compromise
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A group of Republican senators on Friday were trying to craft compromise gun control legislation that could attract both...
June 17, 2016 - 11:25am
June 11, 2015
Nolan staff to hold Congress Comes to You meetings in area
U.S. Congressman Rick Nolan, D-Minn., announces the locations of several Congress Comes to You meetings his staff will operate Wednesday, June 17, in area communities. • 11 a.m.-noon at Nisswa City Hall. • 1-2 p.m. at Pequot Lakes City Hall. • 3-4 p.m. at Breezy Point City...
June 11, 2015 - 4:36pm
January 29, 2015
Nolan staff to hold Congress Comes to You meetings in area cities
U.S. Congressman Rick Nolan, D-Minn., announced the locations of several Congress Comes to You meetings his staff will operate. "Hearing directly from residents makes me a better advocate in Washington for the great people of Minnesota's 8th District," said Nolan.
January 29, 2015 - 8:25am