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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Rare car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in west-central Minnesota
Park Service details Isle Royale wolf transplant
At least four tornadoes confirmed in southern Minnesota storm
Crow Wing County offers early voting for November general election
Cass County Board: Commissioners eliminate Leech Lake representative from children's initiative board
High School Football: Failed PATs doom Patriots
Beargrease sled dog rerouted, shortened for 2019
Vikings' Thielen announces launch of foundation with $100K donation
DNR expect good waterfowl opener
Area Volleyball: Patriots blank Cardinals
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Dr. Rudd B. Thabes
Judith K. Lapke
A Matter of Balance classes offered in area
Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
Grace UMC to host tailgate party Friday
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
A Matter of Balance: Reducing risk of falling
Slow down to give and receive kindness
The Last Windrow: A time when people pulled together to save a town
Letter to the Editor: Andrews a wise choice in Crosslake
Letter to the editor: Here's the big deal about marijuana use
The Last Windrow: Pheasant hunt memories remain crystal clear
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
November 3, 2017
Students parade in costume
Area students, staff and teachers donned their Halloween costumes and paraded them for parents and others Tuesday, Oct. 31, at the end of the...
November 3, 2017 - 6:00am
November 1, 2017
Children dress up, win prizes
Area communities hosted Halloween events last weekend for children to dress up, play games, earn prizes and eat treats. In Crosslake, the annual...
November 1, 2017 - 1:00pm
Pequot Lakes man carves his own 'Great Pumpkin' weighing in at 668 pounds
Carving pumpkins is a Halloween tradition for many. But few can say their jack-o'-lantern started at 668 pounds. Nick Welu is one of the few....
November 1, 2017 - 10:00am
October 31, 2017
Minnesota police investigating candy-tampering incident
DULUTH - Duluth police are investigating a report of tampered candy after officials received a report that trimmed nails had been placed in a...
October 31, 2017 - 3:10pm
KLICK!: Into the Halloween spirit
Nick Welu carves a 668-pound giant pumpkin he grew for Halloween at a family member's house on North Heath Street in Pequot Lakes. Kelly Humphrey...
October 31, 2017 - 11:00am
October 29, 2017
Danecdotes: Halloween: Absurd fun for everyone
Before our next issue is out, we will have experienced the greatest holiday oddity on the calendar. In my humble opinion, Halloween is so, so...
October 29, 2017 - 6:00am
October 28, 2017
Homemade Halloween: How to create your costume yourself
FARGO — For many Halloween costume DIYers, the tradition was crafted early on. "My mom made a lot of cool costumes when we were young,...
October 28, 2017 - 6:00am
Lakes area Halloween happenings listed - Sat. - Tues.
The following Halloween events are planned in the Brainerd lakes area. Pine River Good Samaritan Society: Good Samaritan Society in Pine River...
October 28, 2017 - 3:00am
October 26, 2017
Calendar of events: Oct. 26, 2017
OCTOBER 26-28, 29 Geritol Frolics, 1:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday and Sunday, 7 p.m. Saturday, Franklin Arts Center, Brainerd 26-28 "The Woman in Black," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26-28, 2 p.m. Oct. 28, Brainerd Community Theatre, Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, Brainerd 27 Early Childhood...
October 26, 2017 - 7:30am
October 25, 2017
Nisswa Smiles to host Halloween candy buy back Nov. 1; Candy will be sent to troops overseas
Nisswa Smiles will hold its 5th annual Halloween candy buy back from 3-5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1. Kids can bring unopened Halloween candy to the Nisswa Smiles office (between Rafferty's and the Totem Pole on Main Street) and receive $1 for every pound (up to 5 pounds). Kids must be...
October 25, 2017 - 7:30am
Lakes area Halloween happenings
The following Halloween events are planned in the Brainerd lakes area, starting this weekend. Pine River Halloween movie matinee: The Pine River Public Library will host a Halloween movie matinee with a free bag of popcorn at 12:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, at the library. Call the library...
October 25, 2017 - 6:30am
November 10, 2016
Director's Notes: Honoring our veterans
It is hard to believe, but we are now into the month of November. We survived the aftermath of Halloween (too much candy and too little sleep) and things for the most part have returned to normal at Crosslake Community School. I want to extend my personal thanks to all of the local...
November 10, 2016 - 9:46am
November 3, 2016
Beltrami County parent reports needle in Halloween candy
BEMIDJI—Officials are are reminding parents to inspect of any Halloween candy or treats after a person reported finding a needle inside a candy...
November 3, 2016 - 9:43am
November 2, 2016
Area children dress up for Halloween celebrations
Area children dressed in their favorite Halloween costumes and showed them off at various community events, including the following. Crosslake...
November 2, 2016 - 1:32pm
Pumpkin Capers strike again
The secretive purveyors of annual vegetable decorations struck once again in Pequot Lakes ahead of Halloween. For Pequot Lakes businesses, it...
November 2, 2016 - 10:53am