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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Agendas - Sept. 23
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves preliminary levy
Faces: Pequot Lakes police officer goes back to school as liaison
Making the Grade: Sept. 23, 2018
Police Blotter - Sept. 22, 2018
Football: Patriots fall to Rebels 20-18
Basketball: Clinics at CLC scheduled in October
Area Female Athlete: Wynn helps put the W in PR-B
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
Golf results - Sept. 20, 2018
Judith K. Lapke
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Martha L. Rach
Coming Monday: No one dies alone
Grim's Grub: Let's shake things up a bit
Dear daughters, from Mom
Senior Menus: Sept. 24-28, 2018
Faith: Unity in a divided nation
As I See It: Why study history?
Uncharted: A hike, a speech and a loose-meat sandwich
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
Slow down to give and receive kindness
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
July 16, 2018
As I See It: The America I believe we need
Without the "every critical word is directed at our current president approach" of Don Bye's column from last week, I offer a few comments and corrections. We are not in danger of sliding toward another Sodom and Gomorrah. We've been there since the start of the 20th century and have...
July 16, 2018 - 7:30am
July 14, 2018
Letter to the Editor: There's only one set of facts
Steve Olson certainly likes to reference words, not deeds. He said I should Google "Trump quotes that challenge constitutional laws." I did, and it gave me 2,680,000 results, not the 5,500,000 stated by Mr. Olson. If you Google the same phrase but substitute "Obama" for "Trump" you...
July 14, 2018 - 7:30am
May 31, 2018
Looking Back - May 31, 2018
40 years ago - June 1, 1978 (Photo) The new municipal building in Pequot Lakes is well underway. ...The foundation is nearly completed and all the workmen have taken advantage of the spring-like weather the past few weeks. (Photo) Tim Carlson, Dave Zwack, Jason Dale, Tim Karie, Kim...
May 31, 2018 - 3:30am
April 13, 2018
Letter to the editor: WWIII is not a charm
Donald Trump is struggling wildly trying to keep his head above water in our White House. The floods he's battling are of his own making; he keeps blowing up dams, creating Johnstown-like floods for himself, mirroring his six bankruptcies and 3,500 lawsuits. It's his nature. The president's...
April 13, 2018 - 8:30am
February 8, 2018
As I See It: The state of the union is ... sad
Have you ever gone on a family outing and had a teenager who decided he didn't want to go? And after being told he had to go anyway and that was the end of it, his petty, petulant attitude and behavior pretty much ruined what could have been and should have been an enjoyable time...
February 8, 2018 - 7:30am
November 30, 2017
Letter to the editor: Trump will end
Donald Trump installed former military man Michael Flynn to our highest, most trusted position in terms of national security. President Obama had done the right thing in getting rid of Flynn (in 2014?) and in warning Trump when he was handed the reins to beware of Flynn; Flynn was...
November 30, 2017 - 7:30am
February 8, 2017
As I See It: The pendulum and the pit
I have a clock that I bought in Germany in 1974. It keeps time using a pendulum and weights. In order to ensure the time is accurate, the pendulum requires periodic adjustments - more often around the summer and winter solstices. I don't understand all the physics involved, but understanding...
February 8, 2017 - 11:50pm
January 31, 2017
Letter to the editor: Barack Obama's legacy
The following are highlights from The New York Times on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017: "Barack Obama is leaving the White House with polls showing him to be one of the most popular presidents in recent decades. This makes sense. His achievements, not least pulling the nation back from the...
January 31, 2017 - 10:06pm
January 20, 2017
It's now President Trump, vowing 'America First' in nationalist speech
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump took power as the 45th president of the United States on Friday, Jan.
January 20, 2017 - 4:58pm
May 10, 2016
Bison becomes national mammal with President Barack Obama's signature
WASHINGTON -- It's official: the American Bison is the country's national mammal. President Barack Obama signed the National Bison Legacy Act...
May 10, 2016 - 9:27am
February 2, 2016
Republican Cruz calls Iowa win a victory for 'conservative grass roots'
DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) - Relishing his victory in the first Republican nominating contest of the U.S. presidential election, Senator Ted...
February 2, 2016 - 9:11am
December 4, 2015
Senate passes symbolic Obamacare repeal, assuring veto
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - After five years of failed attempts, U.S. Senate Republicans on Thursday passed a symbolic partisan bill to gut President...
December 4, 2015 - 8:50am
November 27, 2015
Man charged with scaling White House fence to undergo psychiatric exam
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Connecticut man charged with scaling the White House fence draped in the U.S. flag was ordered on Friday to undergo...
November 27, 2015 - 6:24pm