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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
UW-Madison announces area winter graduates
Local students named to St. Cloud State University dean's list
Fall 2017 Dean's List at Bemidji State University
New Casey's General Store
Snowfall accumulation misses mark in Brainerd lakes area
4th-grade Patriots take second
PL 6th-graders consolation champs
Crosslake archers fourth in Hill City
Taking the classroom to the lake
Second golden eagle captured and released at Camp Ripley
Etta Mae Heuberger
Margaret Mary Baxter
Wayne A Hardy
Gerald O. Lehn
3 things for better health - Feb. 19
Heart healthy eating
Pets of the Week
Senior Menus: Feb. 19-23, 2018
Chef's Hat: It's time to lighten up your meals
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
The Cracker Barrel: Feeding the birds
Faith Column: Transcendent truth
Browser: Keep reading to earn your mug
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
letters to the editor
Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
November 9, 2017
Liedl to act with PL Community Theatre for first time
Theater-goers will see a new face on the Pequot Lakes stage in the musical "My Fair Lady," which opens Friday, Nov. 10. Mark Liedl, of Ideal...
November 9, 2017 - 6:00am
November 8, 2017
Council member ousts incumbent in Minneapolis mayor’s race
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minneapolis City Council member Jacob Frey, 36, was announced as the winner of the Minneapolis mayoral race on Wednesday afternoon....
November 8, 2017 - 3:02pm
October 30, 2017
Minnesota GOP lawmakers urge feds to reject schools plan
ST. PAUL — Republican leaders in the Minnesota House want U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to reject the state's new plan for holding schools...
October 30, 2017 - 6:35pm
October 9, 2017
MNSure CEO sys reinsurance is 'short-term fix'
BRAINERD, Minn. — MNSure CEO Allison O'Toole offered up solutions Monday, Oct. 9, to help make sure health insurance premiums stay flat....
October 9, 2017 - 9:23pm
Motorcycle-riding DFL candidate, with counter-terrorism experience, emerges to challenge Nolan
ISANTI, Minn. — Leah Phifer will put away the motorcycle she rode to tour Minnesota's 8th Congressional District this summer, but carry...
October 9, 2017 - 3:06pm
October 5, 2017
Gazelka to speak at League of Women Voters event
The League of Women Voters will host a Minnesota Legislative session update at noon at Central Lakes College on Thursday, Oct. 12. State Senate majority leader Paul Gazelka, R-Cass County, will speak at the event. All League presentations are open to the public, and there is never...
October 5, 2017 - 4:18pm
Here's how much money Minn. candidates have received from gun control lobbyists
Pictured below is a representation of how much money Minnesota's political candidates received from gun control lobbyists during the 2016 election...
October 5, 2017 - 1:55pm
September 24, 2017
Unusual time for GOP in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn. — The local Republican Party held its annual Ronald Reagan Dinner on Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Radisson — a $50 per...
September 24, 2017 - 4:47am
September 17, 2017
Feds still considering Minnesota proposal to lower insurance rates as time running out
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's plan to lower health insurance premiums next year had just one little complication, but it's threatening to turn into a big complication: It requires approval from the federal government. And with time running out, that approval still isn't here.
September 17, 2017 - 7:13pm
August 4, 2017
'I'm prepared for a tough race': Nolan to run for re-election in '18
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan will run for his seventh term in Congress next year, he said Thursday. The DFLer from Crosby needs to appeal to the voters...
August 4, 2017 - 3:08pm
July 24, 2017
2 of Bovey, Minnesota's 5 city leaders facing felony charges
BOVEY, Minn. — With a population of only about 800, the Iron Range town of Bovey is governed by a mayor and four city councilors. Two of them are currently facing felony charges in State District Court. Councilors Michael Bibich and Bryan Johnson have each been charged this...
July 24, 2017 - 6:00am
July 11, 2017
Too early for Mills to decide if he wants to challenge Nolan for 3rd time
As Pete Stauber entered the national political scene Monday, joining the 2018 campaign for Minnesota's 8th Congressional District, Stewart Mills...
July 11, 2017 - 1:55pm
June 27, 2017
Judge orders Minnesota to fund legislature through Oct. 1
A judge on Tuesday ordered the state of Minnesota to fund its legislature until Oct. 1 while litigation challenging a gubernatorial veto works...
June 27, 2017 - 2:38pm
June 22, 2017
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near Boundary Waters
DULUTH, Minn. — Conservation, hunting and angling groups are battling back against U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's effort to undo a moratorium on...
June 22, 2017 - 5:04pm
June 13, 2017
Minnesota Legislature sues Mark Dayton over legislative funding
The Minnesota House and Senate filed a lawsuit on Tuesday asking a judge to overturn Gov. Mark Dayton’s veto of their funding for the next...
June 13, 2017 - 5:01pm