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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Friends of Nisswa Lake Park seeks leadership team member
Court of appeals rules no new trial in burglary case
Governor candidate debate set Friday at Grand View Lodge
Crow Wing County Board: County leases Pequot Lakes fire tower for repairs
People for Pequot - Nonprofit group forms 'for betterment of Pequot Lakes'
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley archery hunts
College Softball: CLC offering fall league
Area Golf News: Legacy leaderboard crowded
Pine River-Backus cancels varsity football season
Racing: Roe reflects on key events while general manager at BIR
Why hiker's rash happens, and how to make it less likely
Go beyond tomatoes with fresh salsas
Breaded pork tenderloin sandwich: Someone serve ASAP
3 things for better health
Opinion: Audio recordings - Omarosa, President Trump and Billy Graham
Pete's Point: Wheaties was positive booster of Patriot teams
Our Opinion: We are not the enemy
Letter to the editor: Blessed to live in Pequot Lakes
Serving as mayor has been a privilege
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Bill & Mary Crosby
Births: Aug. 7, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
July 23, 2018
Bemidji man, 23, dies in ATV crash
ITASCA COUNTY -- A 23-year-old Bemidji man died in a weekend ATV accident in rural Itasca County in northwest Minnesota. The Itasca County...
July 23, 2018 - 5:30pm
July 9, 2018
Turmoil in Minnesota sheriff's office as former deputy alleges wrongful firing
BOVEY, Minn.—Bryan Johnson's time card error turned into a felony charge that kept him on paid leave for more than a year. The charge was...
July 9, 2018 - 6:08pm
May 2, 2018
Men accused of illegal snaring: Authorities say wolves, bears, deer taken in Itasca County
DULUTH—A three-year investigation of illegal snaring in Itasca County has led to dozens of charges against two central Minnesota men accused...
May 2, 2018 - 8:23pm
May 1, 2018
Past Itasca sheriff Medure seeks House 5B seat
Former Itasca County Sheriff Pat Medure announced his candidacy for the District 5B seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives. House District...
May 1, 2018 - 7:00am
March 21, 2018
Layman announces bid for re-election
Rep. Sandy Layman, R-Cohasset, announced she will seek re-election this fall for a second term in the Minnesota House of Representatives. She...
March 21, 2018 - 9:00am
January 28, 2018
Grand Rapids couple busts brush to find remote pike lakes
NEAR GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Paul Nelson stopped in the snowy woods and looked around. "This is where we usually get lost," he said. Nelson...
January 28, 2018 - 6:01am
November 4, 2017
Volunteer resists flu shot, but Essentia stands by its mandate
A hospice volunteer in Itasca County may lose her role because she's unwilling to comply with Essentia Health's mandatory flu shot policy. "I'm...
November 4, 2017 - 11:58pm
April 11, 2017
Minnesota beheading suspect wants charges dismissed
When David Alexander Haiman was found dead last June in rural Itasca County, Kayleene Danielle Greniger told investigators that her boyfriend...
April 11, 2017 - 8:26am
March 23, 2017
Men had blood alcohol levels double legal limit in MN crash that killed friend, charges say
Two Minnesota men allegedly spent a night partying — one of them admitting to drinking more than a dozen beers and having several shots —...
March 23, 2017 - 8:59am
February 5, 2017
Minn. man killed, teen passenger injured in crash
DEER RIVER, Minn. — A 22-year-old Remer, Minnesota, man was killed and a 19-year-old female passenger from Remer received non-life-threatening...
February 5, 2017 - 9:02pm
January 10, 2017
High school student dies in crash with northern Minnesota sheriff's deputy
PENGILLY, Minn.—A 16-year-old northern Minnesota girl died from injuries sustained in a head-on collision with an Itasca County sheriff's...
January 10, 2017 - 6:21pm
July 1, 2016
Itasca County beheading: Woman charged in connection with death
HIBBING - The girlfriend of an Itasca County beheading suspect now faces two felony charges for her alleged role in the death of a 20-year-old...
July 1, 2016 - 10:14am
June 29, 2016
Grand Rapids man suspected of beheading 20-year-old is charged with murder
A 36-year-old Deer River man charged with second-degree murder Tuesday in Itasca County is suspected of beheading a 20-year-old Hibbing man after first striking him with a baseball bat and stabbing him multiple times in the lungs with a machete, according to a criminal complaint....
June 29, 2016 - 1:41pm
February 26, 2016
Itasca County man pleads guilty to crash that killed 2 friends
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- A rural Deer River man who told police that he was drunk and had fallen asleep at the wheel when he broadsided a car carrying...
February 26, 2016 - 8:00am