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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Seasonal load restrictions announced
Older Americans Act funds to aid seniors in area counties
Nisswa: Council gives OK for dynamic display signs - in highway business district only
Vehicle traffic to be restricted for Eelpout Festival
Cass County: Warm weather leads to poor conditions on area lakes
Stone 8th in state meet - McGuire 46th in Biwabik
Wolverines play hard in first home game in 27 years
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
Lightning boys fall in section quarterfinals
Minnesota Twins relief pitcher admits to vomiting nearly every time before taking the mound
Eloise Kay Jans
Reminders-Feb. 23, 2017
Calendar of Events-Feb. 24, 2017
Card games: Feb. 23, 2017
Pages from the Past - Feb. 23, 2017
Nisswa Winter Jubilee warm, but successful
Letter to the Editor: Columnist discovers universal theory of everything
The Cracker Barrel: Paying attention
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
The Last Windrow: Ideas for Minnesota's Super Bowl visitors
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
letters to the editor
Wedding Announced: Denny (DJ) Pink and Martha Worms
65th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Kathy O'Brien
90th Birthday: Rachel Wing
95th Birthday: Ralph Yeager
4 Generations: Jensen, Stanwood, Nelson
February 20, 2017
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Q: I'm miserable this winter with the cold and damp; my back hurts and my joints ache. Is there something I can do to ease my discomfort besides...
February 20, 2017 - 10:25am
February 18, 2017
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Dear Carol: My mom passed away a month ago from a major stroke. Since her death, I seem to either be in a fog or collapsing into tears. My sister,...
February 18, 2017 - 11:08am
February 16, 2017
Ticked: Nisswa woman learns to live with rare allergy
Brainerd lakes area residents like Diane Van Eeckhout of Nisswa are well aware of the dangers tick bites can bring. But Van Eeckhout's post-bite...
February 16, 2017 - 10:23am
February 14, 2017
UPDATE: Former Twins manager Gardenhire battling prostate cancer
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Popular former Twins manager Ron Gardenhire revealed Tuesday that he was recently diagnosed with treatable prostate cancer...
February 14, 2017 - 9:21pm
February 13, 2017
Positively Beautiful: How to get full, youthful looking lips
Celebrities like Kylie Jenner and Scarlett Johansson get almost as much attention for their lips as they do for modeling gigs, TV and film appearances....
February 13, 2017 - 9:10am
February 12, 2017
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Surgeons who get extra training to sharpen their communication skills may have an easier time explaining best and worst case scenarios to frail...
February 12, 2017 - 10:41am
February 11, 2017
Minding Our Elders: Be smart, plan for your own care needs ahead of crisis
Dear Carol: My wife died of cancer three years ago. Her decline was long and slow, so when the end came there was some relief, along with the...
February 11, 2017 - 10:39am
February 8, 2017
After 10 years of trying to be parents, MN couple finds peace of mind through surrogacy
Rachel Elliott sits next to her husband, Russ, on the couch in their Evansville home. Russ holds their 1-month-old daughter Remie, dressed in...
February 8, 2017 - 11:07am
Weighing in on 'Whole 30' diet trend
FARGO — If the average American is told they need to go one month without eating processed foods, grains, dairy, beans, legumes, sugar...
February 8, 2017 - 10:06am
February 7, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Mom finds her limit -- lice
I'm a strong and powerful woman. I am cool under pressure and calm in a crisis. I am practical, efficient and organized. I can oversee the nightly...
February 7, 2017 - 11:50am
February 4, 2017
Minding Our Elders: Evidence of dementia clear to neighbor but adult children in denial
Dear Carol: I'm certain that my 76-year-old neighbor, a good friend of mine, has dementia. She forgets what day it is, what groceries she needs...
February 4, 2017 - 10:36am
February 3, 2017
Beating the winter blues by staying active, getting sun
Colder temperatures can cause some to develop the "winter blues," but health experts say staying active and getting as much sunlight as possible...
February 3, 2017 - 11:27am
January 29, 2017
The risk of death from cancer may depend on where you live
Cancer death rates are surging in some regions of the U.S. even as fatalities steadily decline nationwide, a new study suggests. Overall, the U.S. death rate from cancer has dropped about 20 percent from 1980 to 2014, the study found. Cancer fatalities now account for about 192 deaths...
January 29, 2017 - 4:30am
January 27, 2017
Minnesota health officials praise pill's success in preventing HIV
DULUTH, Minn.—A pill taken once a day has high success rates in preventing HIV infection, experts say, but word isn't getting out to some...
January 27, 2017 - 7:42pm
MINDING OUR ELDERS: Using walker when needed better choice than alternative
Dear Carol: My mother has severe spine and knee issues and should be using a walker, but she refuses. She's only in her 60s and she says a walker...
January 27, 2017 - 6:00pm