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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Association of Cass County Lakes to meet Friday
Winning the North Long Lake bog battle: Move to take place Thursday, weather permitting
UPDATE: Fire guts Pine River church
Breezy Point's Lakeside Loft goes up in flames: No injuries reported
Firefighters responding to fire at Breezy Point Resort
Top-seeded Tigers pound Laporte 17-2
Commentary: Spring is a great time to go bass fishing
Deep Portage Side by Side Shoot June 9
Seeling ties for medalist honors - Patriots secure first-place finish
Baseball clinic in Nisswa June 3
Cindy Marie Swedberg
Joanne Victoria Johnson
Donald R Albrecht
Edna "Marie" Elyea
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Making the healthy choice the easy choice: Cuyuna Range Farmers Market
3 Things for Better Health - May 21
The Longest Day: Recognizing beginning stages of Dementia
Grandparents, stay in the game
Cheesehead Chatter: Take pride in what you have
As I See It: 'A hundred million miracles'
The Last WIndrow: It was just one big lie
Letter to the editor: Reconsider rerouting traffic until safety study is done
From the Lefthand Corner: Norway Independence Day is a day of importance
letters to the editor
Births - May 20, 2018
Births: Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Raymond and Margie Richards
UPDATE: Fire guts Pine River church
May 13, 2018
Communities benefit from Day of Caring
Clear skies and warm weather didn't go to waste in the lakes area Thursday, May 3, as Pequot Lakes High School students spent the day helping...
May 13, 2018 - 3:00am
April 9, 2018
Crow Wing Energized: Why Volunteerism is the Ultimate "We" Gift
"One of the great ironies of life is this: He or she who serves almost always benefits more than he or she who is served." - Gordon Hinckle When...
April 9, 2018 - 10:30am
April 7, 2018
Day of Caring volunteers looking for projects
Students, staff and volunteers from Pequot Lakes High School are looking to give back to the communities that support the school. An important part of being a Patriot is learning the value of serving for a cause greater than self. This value, among many others, is reinforced through...
April 7, 2018 - 4:30am
March 16, 2018
Faces: At 80, St. Patrick's Day parade grand marshal Doerfler says activity is key to long life
"I've been involved in so many super things with so many different people. That's why I just want to keep going," said Joe Doerfler, of Crosslake....
March 16, 2018 - 9:00am
March 11, 2018
Volunteer Opportunities for March 2018
BRAINERD COMMUNITY ACTION- Holly Holm 218-829-5278 Volunteers needed: Brainerd Community Action is looking for a few talented volunteer board members to lead and strengthen our organization. If you can contribute your time, thoughtfulness and leadership and are interested in exploring...
March 11, 2018 - 9:30am
February 25, 2018
Ideal Community Service Organization celebrates successful 2017 - Schneider named Volunteer of the Year
The Ideal Community Service Organization's annual breakfast membership meeting was held in October at Old Milwaukee Saloon and Eatery.
February 25, 2018 - 7:00am
January 14, 2018
Faith in Action offers new volunteer training session
Faith in Action is offering a new volunteer training session from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Jan. 16, at the Faith in Action office in Hackensack....
January 14, 2018 - 8:30am
January 7, 2018
Faces: Smith stays active in PR-B community
Ashley Smith is usually not too hard to find. Usually she is working - often on a volunteer basis - to improve the lives of the youth of Pine...
January 7, 2018 - 4:00am
PR-B Family Center: Variety of services offered
I am constantly getting phone calls for a free vacation or credit fixers or for support of organization X. When the same thing started on my cell phone, I was doubly annoyed. I hope you do not put us in that category when I am asking for support for the Pine River-Backus Family Center....
November 7, 2017 - 5:30am
October 15, 2017
Volunteer information sessions set at Crossing Arts Alliance
The Crossing Arts Alliance, a 501c3 arts nonprofit located in downtown Brainerd, is offering volunteer informational sessions for those interested in learning more about volunteering with the organization. The 45-minute sessions will be held at 10 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. on both Tuesday,...
October 15, 2017 - 7:30am
September 26, 2017
Faith in Action seeks volunteers
Minnesota's food shelves have seen a large uptick in use this past year by people of all ages. Food insecurity is one of the top concerns for...
September 26, 2017 - 5:30am
September 20, 2017
Calling all volunteers
Hurricane Harvey news shows us the devastation in pictures and personal stories. I saw yet another picture of a line of people that wrapped around the corner of the street. I assumed they were waiting for food, water, clothing, maybe housing. Imagine my shock when I learned they were...
September 20, 2017 - 6:30am
September 17, 2017
Student, teacher, writer, volunteer - Birch has worn many hats
Books hold a special place in Melissa Birch's heart. "I've always been a reader," she said. "Just a voracious reader." Birch dedicates much of...
September 17, 2017 - 5:00am
July 30, 2017
Lakeshore Conservation Club seeks volunteers for fair
The Lakeshore Conservation Club will have a booth at the Crow Wing County Fair from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, Aug. 1-5. The club is seeking 40 people to cover four three-hour shifts each day. Every shift will be entered into two drawings. The first will be for a 2018 Lakeshore...
July 30, 2017 - 10:30am
May 23, 2017
Camp Knutson volunteer meeting set June 1
The Camp Knutson spring volunteer meeting and social is set for Thursday, June 1. The meeting will start at 10:30 a.m. at the Camp Knutson dining hall with a meet and greet and time to sign up for camp activities. The general meeting will follow and conclude with a salad luncheon....
May 23, 2017 - 5:30am