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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Applications for school safety grants open Aug. 29
Horseback rider injured in Pillsbury State Forest
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
Rollover injures Little Falls man: Alcohol believed to be factor in crash
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
July 19, 2018
Cass County Board: Commissioners request speed limit study on County Highway 77
PINE RIVER — Cass County Commissioners passed a resolution Tuesday night, July 17, at the regular meeting in Pine River Township Hall to...
July 19, 2018 - 5:00am
July 10, 2018
Sheriff's Corner: How the severe weather warning system works in Cass County
The Cass County Sheriff's Office has recently received some questions concerning the use of weather sirens. This month, we would like to take the opportunity to talk about severe weather warning systems and our role and response in these situations.
July 10, 2018 - 4:30am
July 4, 2018
Cass County Board: Heavy rains prompt Cass County to declare state of emergency
WALKER—Cass County commissioners Tuesday, July 3, declared a state of emergency to make the county eligible for a 75 percent state reimbursement...
July 4, 2018 - 6:00am
June 13, 2018
Search continues for missing boater in Cass County
BACKUS—The Cass County Sheriff's Office continued to search for the man who went missing Tuesday, June 12, when a boat overturned on a...
June 13, 2018 - 7:49pm
May 17, 2018
Cass County Board: County proposes changes in how brewery licenses are issued
BENA—Chief Financial Officer Sandra Norikane presented proposed amendments to the county's liquor ordinance Tuesday at the county board's...
May 17, 2018 - 4:00am
May 9, 2018
Sheriff's office responds to stabbing at group home
EAST GULL LAKE—Authorities arrested a group home client Tuesday, May 8, after she allegedly stabbed an employee in the back. The employee,...
May 9, 2018 - 4:00am
April 25, 2018
Pedestrian seriously injured in hit-and-run collision
WALKER—A woman was seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle Sunday night in rural Walker. Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports...
April 25, 2018 - 10:00pm
April 10, 2018
Man's body recovered from overturned vehicle in Gull River
The body of a 61-year-old Nisswa man was recovered from an overturned vehicle found Tuesday morning in the Gull River in Cass County. Cass County...
April 10, 2018 - 11:29pm
April 8, 2018
Cass County sheriff runs for re-election
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch is running for re-election. The 55-year-old husband and father of three made the announcement Friday, April 6....
April 8, 2018 - 4:00am
April 6, 2018
Cass County Board: Sheriff provides stats on department in annual report
WALKER—Sheriff Tom Burch introduced his newest deputy to the county board Tuesday before presenting his annual report. Aftyn Wildes earned...
April 6, 2018 - 8:00am
April 5, 2018
Cass Sheriff's Corner: Sentence to Service program is thriving
A program within the Cass County Sheriff's Office that often doesn't get noticed but is very active and successful is the Sentence to Service...
April 5, 2018 - 6:00am
April 4, 2018
Cass County releases identity of man killed in fire
CASS LAKE—The man killed in a house fire this past weekend in Cass Lake was identified. Found dead was Hubert Braman, 79, of Cass Lake, Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch stated in a news release. Burch stated the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office determined the cause of death...
April 4, 2018 - 5:30am
March 28, 2018
Rogers woman found in Cass County
A Rogers woman reported missing Sunday was located Tuesday near the Longville area, Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch said. Sheila Ann Heim did not...
March 28, 2018 - 4:00am
March 22, 2018
Cass County Sheriff's Corner: Be vigilant against tax scams
Once again, our office has seen an increase in the number of IRS and tax-related scamming calls and inquiries in the recent weeks. These types...
March 22, 2018 - 10:30am
March 2, 2018
Bemidji man found dead in fish house on Leech Lake
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports the death of a 21-year-old Bemidji man in his a fish house on Leech Lake Sunday, Feb. 25. Deputies responded to the 8:52 a.m. call of an unresponsive male on Leech Lake in Walker, where the Eelpout Festival was taking place. The man was taken...
March 2, 2018 - 10:45am