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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Judge Maus to retire: Deadline to apply is Dec. 5
Fundraiser breakfast slated Sunday in Hackensack
Curiosity paves path for Hunts' legacy of innovation and giving. Brainerd Lakes Chamber celebrates CRMC and Jack Pine Brewery
Creating Caring Communities in Walker
Hackensack: Cancer threatens future of Lucette's. Paulsen asks community for help
Girls Basketball: Lane signs to play for Fighting Hawks.
Junior Hockey: Wisconsin sweeps North Stars
Volleyball: PR-B's Wynn all-state. Tigers earn academic honors
Fergus Falls area to host 2019 Governor's Deer Opener
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
James V. Olson
Bernice A. Otterson
Rockne D. Anderson
Brett Lee Thomas
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
Chef's Hat: Don't forget about those tried-and-true recipes
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
Letter to the editor: Crosslake mayor-elect thanks voters
Opinion: Thanksgiving and very thankful
Letter to the Editor: Norgaard proud of time as mayor
Letter to the editor: It's time for everyone to come together
The Cracker Barrel: Mental clutter
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
November 3, 2018
Area Football: The dynasty continues: Pierz wins 7th straight section title
ST. CLOUD—New London-Spicer had the size, but Pierz had everything else. The top-seeded and top-ranked Pioneers withstood a flurry of body...
November 3, 2018 - 1:00am
November 2, 2018
State Cross-Country Running: Gamble pays off for state-bound Staples-Motley Cardinals
State meet What: Class 1A state cross-country meet When: Class 1A boys 1 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 3; Class 1A girls 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3 Where:...
November 2, 2018 - 11:00pm
High School Football: Verndale, Pillager, Pierz 1 win away from state tournament
There is just one black mark on the Underwood Rockets' football season. And that was put there by top-seeded and No. 3 ranked Verndale, which...
November 2, 2018 - 7:00am
October 17, 2018
Area Volleyball: Semmler records 1,000th career kill in PR-B victory
PINE RIVER—Alyssa Semmler recorded her 1,000th career kill and finished with 11 kills for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in a 3-0 victory over Walker-Hackensack-Akeley in a Northland Conference match Tuesday, Oct. 16. Class 1A's sixth-ranked Tigers were coming off only their second...
October 17, 2018 - 2:45am
October 16, 2018
Area Girls Tennis: Pequot's Boller bounces into state tournament
VIRGINIA—Courtney Boller will take her 32-4 season record to the Class 1A state individual tournament. The Pequot Lakes junior, who played...
October 16, 2018 - 10:00pm
October 3, 2018
Area Girls Tennis: Pequot perfect in the Mid-State
PEQUOT LAKES—Megan Muller captured 6-2, 6-1 win at No. 1 singles to improve her personal record to 22-3 overall and lead the Patriots to a 6-1 win over the Park Rapids Panthers Tuesday, Oct. 2. Courtney Boller is 25-1 at No. 3 singles and Afton Crocker is 26-1 at No. 3 doubles....
October 3, 2018 - 1:30am
September 20, 2018
Area Volleyball: Patriots blank Cardinals
STAPLES—Lydia Hubbard smashed 12 kills and Mirjana Ganley and Mariah Rickard each scooped 20 digs for the Pequot Lakes Patriots in a 3-0 Mid-State Conference win over the Staples-Motley Cardinals Thursday, Sept. 20. Britt Kratochvil tallied 16 digs and eight kills for the 9-3...
September 20, 2018 - 10:30pm
September 18, 2018
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots, Pioneers score victories
AITKIN—Courtney Boller of Pequot Lakes won at No. 2 singles in two perfect sets as the Patriots defeated the Aitkin Gobblers 7-0 Monday, Sept. 17. Carly Chaney of Pequot Lakes also won in perfect sets at No. 4 singles as did the Patriots' doubles pair of Afton Crocker-Morgan...
September 18, 2018 - 12:00am
September 14, 2018
Area Volleyball: Patriots sweep Crosby-Ironton
PEQUOT LAKES—Lydia Hubbard pounded 10 kills and collected four blocks for the Pequot Lakes Patriots in a 3-0 Mid-State Conference victory over the Crosby-Ironton Rangers Thursday, Sept. 13. Rita Ganley put up 16 set assists for the Patriots and Mariah Rickard served five aces....
September 14, 2018 - 1:30am
September 7, 2018
Area Volleyball: Pequot Lakes shuts out Gobblers
AITKIN—Phoebe Glenn served eight aces and recorded 18 set assists for the Pequot Lakes Patriots in a 3-0 Mid-State Conference victory over the Aitkin Gobblers Thursday, Sept. 6. Britt Kratochvil smashed 13 kills and Lydia Hubbard added 10 more for the Patriots. Pequot Lakes...
September 7, 2018 - 12:30am
August 24, 2018
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots sweep invite at Pierz
PIERZ—Megan Muller, Morgan Mudgett and Courtney Boller all went 3-0 in singles for the Pequot Lakes Patriots who swept their three meets at the Pierz Invitational Thursday. Also finishing unbeaten for the Patriots was the No. 3 doubles team of Morgan Lueck-Aston Crocker. Muller,...
August 24, 2018 - 1:00am
June 11, 2018
Class 1A Boys Track: Pequot Lakes' Pierzinski puts on historic show at state meet
ST. PAUL—Reid Pierzinski of Pequot Lakes put on a show seen only once before in Minnesota State High School League track and field history....
June 11, 2018 - 3:00am
June 9, 2018
Class 1A Track and Field: BHV's Moore, S-M's Giza capture state titles
ST. PAUL—Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale senior Sam Moore repeated as champion in shot put and Max Giza from Staples-Motley won pole vault during...
June 9, 2018 - 3:00am
May 14, 2018
Area Boys Golf: PRB's Raph medalist at 2-day Northern Invite
BIWABIK—Brady Raph of Pine River-Backus shot 70 on the final day of the Northern Invite at The Quarry at Giants Ridge Saturday and was medalist for the 2-day event with a 149 total. Adam Beack was low for the Little Falls Flyers with an 81 Saturday and a 2-day total of 167 and...
May 14, 2018 - 12:30am
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