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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Biz Buzz: Last days to vote in Best of Brainerd contest
Ruud honored as Legislator of Distinction
Burn restrictions issued for northern Minnesota
Blotter - Aug. 18, 2018
Resident finds unmanned aircraft from Camp Ripley training
Spicer, Minn., acquires a fishing destination 'asset'
Racing: 37th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals; Smith breaks track speed record
Golf results - Aug. 15, 2018
Outdoor Notes for Aug. 18
50 years of family: Racers, spectators celebrate brotherhood at BIR's 50th anniversary
Micah J. Crosby
Nicolaus (Nic) H. Anderson
Jhonna Nichole Wasnie Loftis
Nina Thordson Witt
Card games: Aug. 6-10, 2018
Nisswa church to host VBS Aug. 20-23
WWI veteran's daughter accepts Purple Heart 100 years after war's end
Why hiker's rash happens, and how to make it less likely
Go beyond tomatoes with fresh salsas
Letter to the Editor: 40&8 thanks those who attended fundraiser
The Last Windrow: A short history of a 'real' small business
From the Lefthand Corner: Was Tuesday's vote an aberration or a trend?
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
Letter to the editor: Support our community
letters to the editor
Bill & Mary Crosby
Births: Aug. 7, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Johnson, Walz spar in first governor's debate since primary victories
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 25, 2018
Family of Fergus Falls woman kidnapped thanks stranger for helping during ordeal
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.— As a woman's family recovers following her terrifying abduction, they're giving special thanks to one man whom they barely...
July 25, 2018 - 9:34am
July 16, 2018
Police: Northwest Minnesota man sexually assaulted boy in campground bathroom
WARROAD, Minn. -- A Warroad man has been accused of sexually assaulting a young child inside a campground bathroom in Roseau County in far northwest...
July 16, 2018 - 3:24pm
May 23, 2018
Duluth teacher charged with first-degree sexual assault involving former student
A Duluth teacher is accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old former student numerous times over the course of at least two weeks. Karla Jean...
May 23, 2018 - 1:43pm
Symposium offered on dangers of sex trafficking, sexual assault
The symposium "One Loaf at a Time," which focuses on the dangers of sex trafficking and sexual violence, will be held Wednesday and Thursday,...
April 23, 2018 - 7:00am
February 13, 2018
Northwest Minn. man accused of sexual assault at high school house party
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—Thief River Falls Public Schools is looking into a December high school house party linked to sexual assault charges....
February 13, 2018 - 9:40pm
January 28, 2018
Strategies for staying safe on social media suggested at YMCA
Accusations of sexual harassment by celebrities have dominated national headlines in recent months, but local parents may be more concerned about...
January 28, 2018 - 10:00am
January 18, 2018
Prosecutors drop sexual assault charges against Minn. man who they hoped would give info on his brother
ST. PAUL—The brother of the man acquitted in the kidnapping and murder of Corrine Erstad in the early 1990s no longer faces sexual assault...
January 18, 2018 - 7:04am
December 26, 2017
Minn. man accused of trying to bribe sexual assault victim with a free mobile home
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A Hawley, Minn., man already facing a charge in Clay County District Court of sexually assaulting an acquaintance is...
December 26, 2017 - 6:04pm
December 7, 2017
Man sentenced for sexual assault at Heritage House
A male caregiver at the Heritage House in Pequot Lakes who admitted to sexually assaulting a 78-year-old woman with Alzheimer's disease in the...
December 7, 2017 - 5:00am
November 15, 2017
Pine River man on probation for sexually assaulting girl
WALKER—A 19-year-old Pine River man, who admitted in Cass County District Court in Walker to sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl, will...
November 15, 2017 - 5:00am
October 31, 2017
Heritage House to lose license: Different provider to assume care at troubled facilities
Owners of a troubled nursing home and assisted living facility in Pequot Lakes agreed to relinquish their license to provide home care services...
October 31, 2017 - 6:00am
October 3, 2017
Pine River man pleads guilty to sexually assaulting 5-year-old
A 19-year-old Pine River man admitted in Cass County District Court in Walker to sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl. William Pearl Schnoor...
October 3, 2017 - 10:22am
August 4, 2017
Man pleads guilty in sexual assault of woman at Heritage House
A male caregiver at the Heritage House in Pequot Lakes admitted in a Brainerd courtroom he sexually assaulted a 78-year-old woman with Alzheimer's...
August 4, 2017 - 4:00am
June 26, 2017
Minn. man sentenced to 52 years for murder, kidnapping, sexual assault
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Bemidji man who kidnapped and raped a 5-year-old girl after killing the child's babysitter was sentenced to 52 years in...
June 26, 2017 - 4:41pm