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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Seasonal crack sealing continues this week
Registration ends June 1 for youth theater camp
Area teachers honored as Educators of Excellence
Lakes Area Interfaith Caregivers welcomes board members
The Regional Report: Randall eliminates police dept.; Walker community center in financial trouble
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
Funding available for woodland management
Amateur Baseball: Victory League
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Lightning strike down rival Fort Ripley
Howard Anthony Michels
Vernon Wayne Warner
Senior Menus: May 28-June 1, 2018
Chef's Hat: It's avocado time, and they're packed with nutrients
Make Memorial Day memorable, not fatal
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
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
Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines
May 4, 2018
Area Track and Field: Algarin sweeps throwing events for 2nd-place Pioneers
PILLAGER-- Beth-el Algarin broke her own school shot put record as she threw for 46-feet placing first to give the Pierz girls a second-place...
May 4, 2018 - 2:00am
April 28, 2018
Track and Field: Pequot's Pierzinski in top 10 in 2 events
ST. PAUL—Reid Pierzinski of Pequot Lakes finished in the top 10 in two events as the Patriots, Brainerd, Wadena-Deer Creek and Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale competed in the Hamline Elite Meet Friday at Hamline University. Pierzinski scored a fourth-place finish in triple jump and was...
April 28, 2018 - 6:30am
Area Softball: Oliver pitches Tigers past Huskies
PINE RIVER—Jada Oliver recorded three strikeouts and walked one as the Pine River-Backus Tigers won 11-1 over the Pillager Huskies in a non-conference game Friday. Lindsey Tulenchik went 3-for-4 with a double and three RBIs and Danielle Burgoyne went 3-for-3 and scored three...
April 28, 2018 - 4:30am
April 14, 2018
Area Track and Field: Pequot's Pierzinski, Hubbard stand out at Beaver Relays
BEMIDJI—Reid Pierzinski of Pequot Lakes won four boys events and the Patriots' Adelaide Hubbard won two in the girls meet at Thursday's...
April 14, 2018 - 8:00am
March 25, 2018
Boys Basketball: Underclassmen highlight honorable mention
Six underclassmen landed spots on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area team's honorable mention list, including four sophomores. Players for...
March 25, 2018 - 8:00am
Boys Basketball: Brainerd Warriors land 2 on team
Eleven different schools were represented on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area Boys Basketball team. Brainerd secured two spots and was...
March 25, 2018 - 6:00am
March 18, 2018
Girls Basketball: 5 schools put 2 players on all-area team
Five area teams have the distinction of landing two players on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area Girls Basketball Team. Mid-State Conference...
March 18, 2018 - 6:00am
March 2, 2018
Area Girls Basketball: Skog, Pequot pounce on PIllager
PEQUOT LAKES—Karli Skog tallied 17 points to help the Pequot Lakes Patriots pick off the Pillager Huskies 71-29 in Thursday's Section 7-2A...
March 2, 2018 - 2:00am
February 6, 2018
Area Girls Basketball: Semmler scores 1,000 point in PRB victory
PINE RIVER—Alyssa Semmler scored her 1,000th career point after totalling 17 points and 10 rebounds in the Pine River Backus Tigers' 67-29 win over the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines Monday. Gabby Rainwater scored 19 points and pulled down 10 rebounds for the Tigers, who have...
February 6, 2018 - 2:30am
Area Girls Basketball: Wolhowe scores 1,000th point in Staples-Motley loss
CROSBY—Claire Wolhowe scored her 1,000th point and led all scorers with 34 points in Staples-Motley's 64-52 loss to the Crosby-Ironton...
December 6, 2017 - 3:00am
December 2, 2017
Prep Football: Brainerd heads all-area team
State or bust. The Brainerd lakes area was blessed with four state-qualifying teams, including Class 3A state champion Pierz. That level of success...
December 2, 2017 - 11:00am
November 23, 2017
Volleyball: 15 players make all-area team
With a Section 6-1A title, and a fourth-place finish in the Class 1A state tournament, the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines highlight this year's...
November 23, 2017 - 3:00am
November 3, 2017
Area Volleyball: PR-B, W-DC capture subsection championships
PR-B 3, Rush City 2 LITTLE FALLS—Alyssa Semmler hammered 23 kills as the North B No. 1 Pine River-Backus Tigers outlasted the North A No....
November 3, 2017 - 3:10pm
September 18, 2017
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots win 5 titles, Mid-State team championship
WADENA—The Pequot Lakes Patriots won five individual championships and the team title in Saturday's Mid-State Conference Meet. Singles champs for Pequot were Morgan Mudgett at No. 2, Courtney Boller at No. 3 and Maddy Pluimer at No. 4. The Patriots' doubles winners were Elli...
September 18, 2017 - 5:15am
June 14, 2017
State Golf: Stone tied for 4th after first round; Brasel tied for 32nd; Raph tied for 42nd
Alex Stone, playing in her fifth state tournament, is on a pace to match or beat her best state showing of last year and could have easily been in contention or tied for the lead following the opening round Tuesday, June 13. She carded a 5-over 41 on the front nine and fired an even-par...
June 14, 2017 - 2:37pm