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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Schaefer's Foods seeks scenic photos for 2019 calendar
Lessard-Sams council recommends local projects for funding
Legal clinic for veterans set
PR-B Community Education offers variety of classes
Motorcyclist suffers injury in truck collision
Emily Greens Champions
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
Volleyball: 7th-grade Patriots take Mid-State crown
High School Football: Green Wave washes over Patriots
Inside the Outdoors: 'f/8, and Be There'
Paul G. Jensen
Gerald (Red) Moeller
Allen J. Skochenski
Rose Arleen Hanson
Jordan Scott Kohl
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Survivor advises others to get 3D mammogram
Crosslake church to host hymn festival Sunday
We are more than pink!
Chef's Hat: Shrimp are versatile, but don't overcook them
Going Dutch: Hodgepodge Potatoes are a cold-weather comfort
Letter to the editor: Voters encouraged to vote Goddard
Letter to the editor: Managing change in Crosslake
Letter to the editor: CWC needs Barrows, Brekken
Letter to the editor: Vote Cathy Malecha for mayor
Guest Opinion: Your Legal Rights: Computer Scams
letters to the editor
Kate Wulf- Mathew Spaan
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
October 16, 2018
Grim's Tales: The Time Lapse Debacle
If you know much about me, you probably know that I buy and acquire a lot of "toys" that I can use in my job.
October 16, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 28, 2018
Grim's Tales: IRS phone calls are all scams
I received a phone call last week from someone claiming to be with the IRS, threatening me with prison time if I didn't settle my debt with them...
September 28, 2018 - 11:00am
August 24, 2018
Grim's Tales: On human error
Every journalist on the planet dreads getting phone calls and emails complaining about something they wrote. The cause of the dread varies with...
August 24, 2018 - 8:00am
Grim's Tales: Hail to a bumper year for wild fruit
This is a bumper year for wild fruit. Never in my life have I seen the juneberries as abundant as they are right now. Usually the trees are...
July 24, 2018 - 6:30am
June 27, 2018
Grim's Tales: Attention, Jesse Ventura!
What makes the difference between a job where you work to make money and a job that gives you meaning? Probably passion. I know it can get dull going to the same job over and over and over again. Admittedly, the sheer volume of work (even in the news industry) can wear down or hide...
June 27, 2018 - 7:30am
May 25, 2018
Grim's Tales: Give time to honor veterans on Memorial Day
A grand parade, a community picnic with people lined up down the block, taps ringing through the air and cemeteries full of locals honoring veterans...
May 25, 2018 - 8:30am
April 26, 2018
Grim's Tales: Wait ... did spring really just happen?
I'm afraid to blink. I feel like when my eyes open again it will be snowing. I'm sure I'm not the only one. Of course, with the onset of this...
April 26, 2018 - 11:00am
March 30, 2018
Grim's Tales: Be a hero to local businesses
I hope nobody reading the PineandLakes Echo Journal on a regular basis is unaware at this point that an approximately 7-mile stretch of Highway 371 from the Backus Corner Store to Mann Lake LTD in Hackensack will be closed for improvements sometime after Labor Day, with traffic detoured...
March 30, 2018 - 7:30am
February 4, 2018
Grim's Tales: The difference five years makes
Some of you might have seen my post on Facebook on Jan. 2, but for those who did not, can you believe it has been five years since I joined the...
February 4, 2018 - 7:30am
January 6, 2018
Grim's Tales: Trying is sometimes better than succeeding
In college I was introduced to the work of a poet and philosopher named Matthew Arnold. Arnold had an interesting philosophy about two opposing...
January 6, 2018 - 8:30am
December 18, 2017
Grim's Tales: I'm grateful for Chamber of Commerce membership
By the time you have read this, some people will have already seen my face in the new Pine River Chamber of Commerce e-newsletter. After some recent resignations the chamber had space for new members on the chamber board. My boss, Nancy Vogt, and one of our company's star advertising...
December 18, 2017 - 7:30am
November 11, 2017
Grim's Tales: Welcome to the month of thankfulness
November is an interesting month in that we take this time to remember to be thankful for things we should have been feeling thankful for during the entire year.
November 11, 2017 - 7:30am
October 16, 2017
Grim's Tales: Vacation: A break from more than work
For the last three years I have worked seven days a week most weeks. I have student loans and a house, so on top of working a 40-hour week with...
October 16, 2017 - 8:00am
July 10, 2017
Grim's Tales: A crash course in AP style - A selfish guideline
We deal with news releases on a daily basis. They are a vital part of the newspaper. If you notice the many short items in our publication that...
July 10, 2017 - 9:00am
June 16, 2017
Grim's Tales: A good job requires mutual investment
This past week I took a long trip to Burnsville for a drone journalism class. Somewhere along the line I realized that training like this is something I enjoy a great deal. It takes time and a lot of driving, but it is part of what makes my job great. There are a lot of factors that...
June 16, 2017 - 10:00am