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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Shoot Down Cancer sporting clays event set Aug. 24
Heartland Hospice offers volunteer training
55+ driver improvement program offered in Crosslake
Nisswa Garden Club to meet Aug. 24
Pequot Lakes School District: School board discusses strategic plan
ATV safety course set for Aug. 26
Hackensack: Donations sought to repair Birch Lake fishing pier
Golf results - August 19, 2017
Twins activate former All-Star closer Perkins
Danecdotes: Practice begins for area fall sports
Charles "Charlie" Gentry
Geraldine "Gerre" McGuire
Clair Newton, Jr.
Wilford "Willie" Larson
Margaret E. Coleman
Grassroots Concerts lists 5 fall concert performers
Hackensack festival features authors, artists
Senior Menus: Aug. 21-25, 2017
Tech Savvy: Do you have the proper eyewear to see Monday's rare event?
Card games: Aug. 20, 2017
The Cracker Barrel: A place for people
The Last Windrow: The life of a farm dog or cat
Love is an untidy, long story
Pine River-Backus Family Center: We face chaotic solar eclipses in life
Faith: It's unbelievable, but absolutely true
letters to the editor
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Spike & Karen Wales
Cole Richard Sifferath
Robert and Susan (Gregg) House
August 21, 2017
The many everyday uses of vinegar
As I read the Parade section in the Sunday, Aug. 13, Forum, the headline of an advertisement caught my eye: Vinegar is like a Drugstore in a...
August 21, 2017 - 6:02am
August 15, 2017
Try a new twist on zucchini with 'zoodles'
Zucchini is exploding in gardens and filling farmers' market stands. A popular option for this green veggie is zucchini bread. Recipes often...
August 15, 2017 - 11:07am
August 9, 2017
Fit Tip: Power of movement: It helps healing, prevents chronic pain
"Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength." - Betty Friedan My eye caught the above quote just recently, and I feel that it is very good food for thought for all of us. Although we cannot prevent aging, we can continue enjoying life by staying active socially...
August 9, 2017 - 11:30am
August 8, 2017
Living in the shadow of a progressive, incurable disease, Minn. man paints past ALS
CLOQUET, Minn. — Bradon "Bo" Setterquist's life has changed dramatically in the six months since he was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral...
August 8, 2017 - 8:05am
Nutrition: How to build a healthier burger
DULUTH, Minn. — Arguably one of the most common summer grilling foods is burgers. A burger is not typically known to be nutritious, it's...
August 8, 2017 - 7:01am
August 7, 2017
Eat these foods to prevent sun damage
Summer vacation is winding down, and our thoughts turn to backpacks instead of beach balls. Despite the waning days of warm outdoor play and...
August 7, 2017 - 7:51am
July 29, 2017
MINDING OUR ELDERS: Join loved one's dementia world for their sake
Dear Carol: My father has Lewy body dementia and he hallucinates, which I understand is part of the disease. I was raised to not lie. Your writing,...
July 29, 2017 - 11:30am
July 20, 2017
'She could feel her foot in its mouth': Minn. girl bitten 25 times in lake, possibly by muskie
DULUTH, Minn.—Ryan Kesselhon couldn't figure out what was happening to his 11-year-old daughter, Maren. One minute, Maren had been peacefully...
July 20, 2017 - 7:52pm
July 19, 2017
Bikini-friendly beverages: Enjoy these beers and seltzers without guilt
During summer, Midwesterners enjoy a warm lake breeze as the sun beats down onto their bronzed skin. Beachbodies make an appearance thanks to...
July 19, 2017 - 12:10pm
July 11, 2017
Column: Get kids involved in the kitchen, garden
Multiple studies show that the more children are involved with their diet, the healthier they eat. The process of experiencing planting a seed,...
July 11, 2017 - 10:42am
5 tips for staying active and healthy in the post-work years
DULUTH, Minn. — Your retirement date is approaching, and you're looking forward to the new you. You've never had the time before, but...
July 11, 2017 - 9:17am
July 9, 2017
Minnesota's $310M insurance relief plan on track to cost half as much
ST. PAUL — Minnesota taxpayers are getting a happy surprise: An expensive new state program is coming in massively under budget. The program in question is a $310 million plan to give 25 percent rebates to eligible Minnesotans' health insurance premiums. It was passed in January...
July 9, 2017 - 10:55pm
June 20, 2017
Oh my aching head: Advice for headache and migraine sufferers
Most of us suffer from an occasional headache. There's the sinus headache, the weather headache, the TMJ headache, the stress headache, the...
June 20, 2017 - 9:03am
June 14, 2017
Science may be able to provide sunless tans by changing skin's pigmentation
BOSTON-- Sun worshippers might someday be able to get a tan without exposing their skin to the harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation that's responsible...
June 14, 2017 - 5:02pm
June 12, 2017
Finding health advice on the internet? Listen, but be skeptical.
Five years ago, against practically anyone’s better judgment, I knowingly abandoned any semblance of medical evidence to follow the bizarre-sounding...
June 12, 2017 - 9:53am