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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - Feb. 17, 2018
KAXE fundraiser set at Roundhouse
Expect a snowy Sunday; forecast calls for 4-6 inches in lakes area
New House candidates emerge at DFL caucus
Drug agents arrest 4 in Crosby bust
Dance: Revolution performs year-end show
Boys basketball: JV Patriots win one of two
College track and field: Lane named athlete of the week
6th-grade Patriot girls 3rd in Park Rapids
Alpine Skiing: Mount Ski Gull places 15 on the podium
Larry D. Johnson
Margaret Adelle Nacey
Geraldine "Gerry" E. Reaser
Donna Rae Wood
Margaret Mary Baxter
Card games: Feb. 17, 2018
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
What I missed during sex education - and you probably did too
Puttin' on The Mitts: Chinese-inspired dishes for the Year of the Dog
Volunteers make charity happen
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
Vogt's Notes: Don't care about politics? Attend a precinct caucus anyway
From the Lefthand Corner: The race is on - again
Letter to the editor: Thanks for supporting Timber Bay
Letter to the editor: Say no to opioids and dreamers
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Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
February 2, 2018
Pequot Lakes theater students advance to sections
Pequot Lakes students Mollie Pierson, Austin Evenson, Breanna Rhodes and Ashley Mixer are moving on to sections in the Minnesota State High School...
February 2, 2018 - 7:00am
December 14, 2017
Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A 75-year-old Park Rapids man has died and three teenagers were injured in a crash on an icy, snow-covered state Highway 71...
December 14, 2017 - 7:46pm
Couple survives 25 minutes in frigid waters of northwest Minn. lake after falling through ice
PARK RAPIDS, Minn.—A Park Rapids man is hospitalized and his wife is recovering after the couple went through the ice on their ATV and...
December 14, 2017 - 3:55pm
December 7, 2017
Two Park Rapids, Minn. men accused of cattle theft
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. - Two Park Rapids, Minn. men have been charged with felonies after allegedly selling cattle they did not own. Bret Ricardo...
December 7, 2017 - 8:15pm
November 16, 2017
MPR in Brainerd back on air after repairs
Fans of Minnesota Public Radio in Brainerd got their daily dose of classical music and news after an audible drought brought on by lightning...
November 16, 2017 - 7:00am
November 12, 2017
MPR in Brainerd off the air due to lightning damage
Fans of Minnesota Public Radio in Brainerd who have grown accustomed to listening to classical music and tuning in for news were met recently...
November 12, 2017 - 4:00am
September 25, 2017
Little Minnesota in World War II: Book honors brave men from smallest, rural towns
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — Small-town Minnesota farm boys were highly sought after by the U.S. military during World War II. Drawing from photos,...
September 25, 2017 - 2:37pm
April 19, 2017
'Everything is learning': Minnesota districts with free pre-K say its boon for kids, parents
ADA, Minn. — Fresh off a post-lunch nap, the 4- and 5-year-olds in Dawn Tinjum's pre-kindergarten class at Ada-Borup Elementary School...
April 19, 2017 - 7:42pm
April 11, 2017
Police arrest man, former murder suspect, for pursuit in Itasca State Park
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — The man believed to have led law enforcement on a vehicle pursuit before fleeing into the Itasca State Park woods...
April 11, 2017 - 11:52am
March 3, 2017
Wrestling a family affair for Park Rapids Area
ST. PAUL — When Park Rapids Area senior wrestler Justin Dravis was a few months old, he made his first appearance at the Minnesota state...
March 3, 2017 - 8:23pm
November 30, 2016
Park Rapids man admits to burning down garage
A Park Rapids man was arrested and charged with felony second degree arson after admitting to local grocery store employees and law enforcement...
November 30, 2016 - 1:32pm
October 27, 2016
Five arrested in Park Rapids drug buy
Five people were arrested and face felony charges in connection with a drug buy Thursday, Oct. 20 in Park Rapids where authorities seized meth,...
October 27, 2016 - 2:47pm
July 18, 2016
Park Rapids man faces additional charges for calling victim from jail
PARK RAPIDS - A Park Rapids man who was arrested for allegedly assaulting a female and then chasing and swinging a sword and hatchet at a man...
July 18, 2016 - 1:50pm
May 4, 2016
Wildfires flare with dry, windy conditions: Crowning fire stopped near Wal-Mart in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- Water bombing airplanes and helicopters snuffed a fire in Park Rapids, Minn., Tuesday before flames approached a Wal-Mart...
May 4, 2016 - 10:13am