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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
Zachary Zane Braund
Larry D. Johnson
Donna Rae Wood
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
State fair tag:1
September 30, 2017
Peppy Pete's takes first at State Fair
Peppy Pete's Gourmet Salsa's new recipe - Cilantro Chutney - took first place in the Creative Activities contest at the Minnesota State Fair....
September 30, 2017 - 9:30am
September 6, 2017
Chef's Hat: Have fun with food on a stick
A few weeks ago, someone asked if I was getting ready for winter. When it's early August, it still seems like there is a big chunk of summer...
September 6, 2017 - 8:00am
August 26, 2017
Where Minnesota gets creative: Piles of pickles, cakes, quilts, woodcarvings and more are judged at the State Fair
ST. PAUL — Every year starting in mid-August, a would-be mountain of afghans, quilts, Norwegian sweaters, pickles and pies begin arriving...
August 26, 2017 - 6:27pm
August 25, 2017
Locally sponsored Quilts For Kids group to be at State Fair
Quilts For Kids, a small charitable group, will celebrate its 25th anniversary from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, in the demonstration area...
August 25, 2017 - 5:00am
July 1, 2017
Twelve teams compete in benefit golf tournament
Twelve teams played in the fifth annual Cass County Friends of Youth Benefit Golf Tournament Sunday, June 11, at Tianna Country Club in Walker....
July 1, 2017 - 7:00am
March 24, 2017
State Fair doughnut fry leads to political fray
ST. PAUL — For local Democrats, there's always money in the mini-doughnut stand. Over the last 50 years, or so, a group of Democrats from Ramsey County has organized volunteers to run a doughnut booth at the Minnesota State Fair. The group, which has been registered as the "10th...
March 24, 2017 - 6:59pm
September 21, 2016
Area 4-Hers earn ribbons at Minnesota State Fair
Crow Wing County had 78 4-H participants join thousands of other Minnesota 4-Hers from all 87 counties at the Minnesota State Fair. Throughout...
September 21, 2016 - 2:15pm
August 26, 2016
Cass County benefit distributes $4,085 to youth exhibiting at State Fair
The Cass County Friends of Youth State Fair Scholarship Fund has awarded $4,085 to 27 county 4-Hers to help defray their expenses for exhibiting at the State Fair. Backus residents Barb Frederick and Leo and Sue Elyea, co-chairs of the fundraiser, announced the fair scholarship awards...
August 26, 2016 - 9:33am
March 4, 2016
Century Farm applications being accepted until April 1
Minnesota families who have owned their farms for 100 years or more may apply for the 2016 Century Farms Program. Produced by the Minnesota State Fair in conjunction with the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation, the Century Farms Program was created to promote agriculture and honor historic...
March 4, 2016 - 10:43am