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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus to 'Walk Like an Egyptian' for homecoming
Pine River: Parking ordinance renews old dispute
Cass County Board: Remer Fire Department shows off new facilities to commissioners
Pipeline leak causes major spill on western ND rangeland
Cass County Board: New maps show conflict in land ownership
Area Volleyball: Patriots blank Cardinals
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
Danecdotes: Vikings' tie was rough, but bright spots abound
Tennis: Patriots take Mid-State crown
Joanne Kay Miller
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Dr. Rudd B. Thabes
Wilma A. Gehrls
Judith K. Lapke
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
Chef's Hat: Cooking in cast iron cookware
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
Sheriff's Corner: Cass County utilizes new warning notification system
The Cracker Barrel: 'The Giving Tree'
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
September 15, 2018
Aitkin man dies after driving into lake
GRAND RAPIDS—An Aitkin man is dead after the vehicle he was driving landed in a lake in Grand Rapids. According to Grand Rapids police,...
September 15, 2018 - 5:00am
September 4, 2018
FBI: Thieves attempted extortion with stolen 'Wizard of Oz' ruby slippers valued in millions
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. — Those responsible for the theft of a pair of the famous ruby slippers from the Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids...
September 4, 2018 - 2:48pm
August 21, 2018
Minn. Supreme Court to hear beheading case
ST. PAUL—A Grand Rapids man's murder conviction and lifetime prison sentence should be reversed because his case was built on the unreliable...
August 21, 2018 - 5:35pm
August 15, 2018
Northern Minnesota man pleads guilty to sexually assaulting children two decades ago
DULUTH -- A Grand Rapids man accused of sexually assaulting his young nieces two decades ago pleaded guilty Tuesday, Aug. 14, in State District...
August 15, 2018 - 5:49pm
July 22, 2018
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
HIBBING, Minn. — Iron Range communities are experiencing record-low unemployment. That shouldn't be surprising. The desirability of taconite...
July 22, 2018 - 4:22pm
July 16, 2018
ERP Iron Ore could lose Minnesota mineral leases
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—A day after earning back mineral leases for one of his proposed mining operations, Tom Clarke learned he could be losing the mineral leases for his other mining company. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sent a notice of termination on Thursday,...
July 16, 2018 - 7:11pm
May 30, 2018
Elections slated for Minnesota Wild Rice Council board
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture announced elections for the Minnesota Wild Rice Council Board of Directors. Terms expire for Thomas Godward (independent member) and Travis Duresky (at-large member) in September.
May 30, 2018 - 9:30am
May 9, 2018
Missing northern Minnesota woman last seen in January found dead
BABBIT, Minn. -- The body of a missing northern Minnesota woman was found Tuesday near Babbitt, more than 2 miles from where her vehicle was...
May 9, 2018 - 9:37pm
May 7, 2018
Students return to Grand Rapids as officers investigate why school bus driver lost control
LENGBY, Minn.—The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating why a Grand Rapids, Minn., school bus driver lost control of the vehicle before...
May 7, 2018 - 9:47pm
Motorcycles collide on Hwy. 210 in Minn., killing one
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- A 55-year-old Grand Rapids man was killed Friday, May 4, after his motorcycle rear-ended another Grand Rapids motorcyclist...
May 7, 2018 - 2:29pm
March 6, 2018
League of Women Voters to host Mississippi watershed project talk
The Brainerd Lakes Area League of Women Voters will host a presentation on the upper Mississippi-Grand Rapids watershed project Thursday, March 8, at The Skillet in Brainerd. Social time begins at 11:30 a.m., with lunch to follow. Speaker is Anna Bosch, watershed project manager for...
March 6, 2018 - 4:30am
January 28, 2018
Spearing decoys blend art, science
The decoy, made to imitate a tullibee, swims in lazy circles as Paul Nelson lifts and drops the line that suspends it in his spearing hole. Sunlight that penetrates the snow and 18 inches of ice on this Itasca County lake reflects off the decoy's aluminum fins. Nelson, 37, of rural...
January 28, 2018 - 6:01am
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
January 14, 2018
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — The sun hadn't yet crested the horizon on Tuesday, Jan. 9, when Greg Clusiau and Lorin LeMire began perforating the...
January 14, 2018 - 6:15am
January 10, 2018
Magnetation startup could come this summer
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—The long-awaited restart of the former Magnetation operations just outside Grand Rapids could happen as soon as the summer, with more than 100 people back to work, months earlier than previously expected. New owner Tom Clarke said this week that he now has...
January 10, 2018 - 6:58pm