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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Open house scheduled for County Highway 36 project
Pequot Lakes High School graduation KLICK gallery
SWCD to host 6th annual photo contest
Seasonal crack sealing continues this week
Registration ends June 1 for youth theater camp
Area Female Athlete: No hurdle too high for Pequot's Hubbard
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
Commentary: Record walleye leads to story of 1952 lunker
Funding available for woodland management
Shirley Ann Gross
Cindy Marie Swedberg
Joanne Victoria Johnson
Senior Menus: May 28-June 1, 2018
Chef's Hat: It's avocado time, and they're packed with nutrients
Practice safe cooking habits to avoid food poisoning
Make Memorial Day memorable, not fatal
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
Letter to the Editor: Response to Abler's 'hundred million miracles'
The Cracker Barrel: Secrets from down under
The Last Windrow: Happy his running days are over
From the Lefthand Corner: Guns are getting into the wrong hands
Letter to the Editor: Good job, Rep. Poston
letters to the editor
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: May 26, 2018
Births - May 20, 2018
Births: Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
May 26, 2018
The Last Windrow: Happy his running days are over
An organization in our community had a "fun run" last weekend. Even though the north wind was blowing about 30 miles-an-hour and temps hovered...
May 26, 2018 - 9:30am
May 19, 2018
The Last WIndrow: It was just one big lie
I've been addicted to the outdoor life since I was old enough to understand the stories told to me by my grandfather. He loved hunting and fishing, and I was in awe of his descriptions of downing a flying goose or landing a flopping carp on the muddy banks of the Floyd River. I believe...
May 19, 2018 - 7:30am
May 13, 2018
The Last Windrow: Happy Mother's Day to all moms
This week's column is dedicated to my Mom, Millie. Mother's Day happens this weekend, and even though moms have to share it with the Minnesota...
May 13, 2018 - 9:00am
May 5, 2018
The Last Windrow: Fishing memories last a lifetime
It wasn't much of a fish. A 6-inch, silver-sided, horn-headed creek chub that weighed about 4 ounces. My first fish. It came flipping out of...
May 5, 2018 - 9:00am
April 28, 2018
The Last Windrow: Changes in retail landscape continue
It all started when Mike Robinson realized that radial tires were coming on the market. I was in Mike's small, country gas station when he learned from a neighbor farmer that there was a new kind of tire coming on the market called a radial. Instead of getting just two years of wear...
April 28, 2018 - 8:30am
April 21, 2018
The Last Windrow: Try turkey hunting to beat the winter blues
During this "spring of our discontent," I was thinking of anything possible to get me out of the dumps. Then the wild turkeys appeared below...
April 21, 2018 - 8:30am
April 14, 2018
The Last Windrow: Ice-covered lakes don't cool fishing fever
I hear the groaning out there. "When will it ever be over?" people ask. Winter does not want to leave, but I have good news. Winter will go;...
April 14, 2018 - 8:30am
April 7, 2018
The Last Windrow: Here's a forecast you are eagerly awaiting
Before you accuse me of missing the date on making my 2018 Minnesota Twins season record, let me explain why I waited until the week after the...
April 7, 2018 - 8:30am
March 31, 2018
The Last Windrow: Much has changed since 1978
Two giant shadows crossed in front of me as I hiked down a half frozen trail last week. At first I thought the shadows might have been caused...
March 31, 2018 - 7:30am
March 24, 2018
The Last Windrow: Chambers: Some things change; others stay the same
I would never have believed if you had told me as I was piloting that WD Allis Chalmers tractor down green rows of young Iowa corn plants that I would at this point in my life be acting as a executive director of a small-town chamber of commerce. No way, I would have said. That thought...
March 24, 2018 - 8:30am
March 17, 2018
The Last Windrow: Remembering the 'Rat Man'
"Watch! It dips, it dives, it sits on its head! Look at it float motionless and then dart for the surface. Watch it make a somersault! Step right...
March 17, 2018 - 8:30am
March 5, 2018
The Last Windrow: Planting shiitake mushrooms
Does a live oak log weigh more at my age of 71 than it did at my age of 30? Yes, it does. My dear wife attended a sustainable living vendor show a couple of weeks ago and brought home a package of shiitake mushroom cores. I had no idea these things existed, but they were lying in...
March 5, 2018 - 7:30am
February 26, 2018
The Last Windrow: Planting season is coming
I just got a Facebook picture of my cousin and his wife sitting at a tiki bar somewhere in the tropics. Another friend and his wife are just...
February 26, 2018 - 7:30am
February 17, 2018
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
The old rifle sits in the corner of our house. It's a Remington Score Master model and was purchased by my dad sometime after World War II. The...
February 17, 2018 - 10:30am
February 11, 2018
The Last Windrow: Here's to the coldest Super Bowl ever
So, Minnesota will now be known as the place where the "coldest Super Bowl ever" was played. We're going to hear about this from sportscasters wearing Bermuda shorts and sleeveless T-shirts. Yes, we in the Gopher State know how to treat our visitors in the wintertime. We can actually...
February 11, 2018 - 7:30am