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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Sheriff approves ice for Extravaganza
White nationalist posters prominently displayed in central Minn. town
Prosecutors drop sexual assault charges against Minn. man who they hoped would give info on his brother
PR-B students inspired on MLK Day
Minn. gets price tag for buying or leasing western Minn. prison
Alpine Ski: McGuire takes 10th at Giants Ridge
Dance: Revolution second at C-I, Team takes 5ith in jazz, 8th in kick at Rocori
Road Crew split 4 matches at Moorhead - Urseth, Dahl compile 7-0 record over weekend
Boys Hockey: Lightning tops Sauk Rapids in OT, falls to Pine City 9-2
Girls hockey: Lightning fall to Red Wing
Margie Ellen Daly
Alice L. Hallgren
DeLores E. Arrigoni
Danyele Marie Johnson (Otey)
Women's health, wellness event scheduled in Brainerd
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
3 things for better health - Jan. 15
Pick a sustainable plan to weight-loss and better health
Want to avoid long term chronic diseases & have a healthier lifestyle?
Cracker Barrel: An amazing place
Letter to the editor: 'Fire and Fury' tells inside story of Oval Office in chaos
Up North with Leroy - Jan. 16
Opinion: Medicare part D - What President Trump must do
We're lucky to live in a small community
letters to the editor
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: Dec. 17, 2017
Bailey Wachholz-Luke Landecker
January 3, 2018
Cass County Board: Public hearing set for ADA transition plan
WALKER—The Cass County Board Tuesday set a public hearing for 9 a.m. Feb. 6 at the courthouse in Walker for the highway department's Americans...
January 3, 2018 - 10:30am
December 20, 2017
Cass County Board: 2018 tax levy will represent 2.5 percent increase over 2017
WALKER—The Cass County Board Tuesday set the county's final 2018 levy at $22,307,860. That is 2.49 percent above the 2017 levy. The state requires the county to show the $503,000 levy for Longville Ambulance District in its total levy even though that is only collected from...
December 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 22, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners decline to abandon Ditch 9
BACKUS—Drainage Ditch 9 could be put back to sleep for another 100 years. The Cass County Board Tuesday declined to abandon it after only...
November 22, 2017 - 9:00am
November 17, 2017
Former Crow Wing County Sheriff Dick Ross dies
Dick Ross, who dedicated 42 years of his life to law enforcement, including 12 as the Crow Wing County sheriff, died Wednesday night at St. Cloud...
November 17, 2017 - 8:54am
April 20, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners authorize bat study in Hackensack, Remer
BACKUS—Cass County commissioners authorized a six-person research team to study on county managed land where and in what type of trees...
April 20, 2017 - 1:21pm
March 27, 2017
Library system: Kitchigami board halts Hallett library inclusion
PINE RIVER—Inclusion of the Crosby library into the Kitchigami system stalled Thursday after board members voiced concerns over financial...
March 27, 2017 - 10:44am
January 4, 2017
Cass County Board: Further changes to guest cottage zoning ordinances proposed
WALKER—Cass County's recent zoning ordinance revision on guest cottages and guest quarters already has presented some problems, Environmental Services Director John Ringle reported Tuesday to the county board. He proposed and the county board proceeded with calling for hearings...
January 4, 2017 - 2:23pm
September 3, 2016
Cass County: Another emergency declaration for southern Cass in wake of severe storms
Cass County commissioners got a chance to see some of the massive logs piled by homes and roads in the Lake Shore area on their way to their regular board meeting Tuesday night, Aug. 16, at Lake Shore City Hall. For the second time in two weeks, the board approved a state of local...
September 3, 2016 - 9:43am
May 24, 2016
Cass County: Board approves steps for CSAH 77 project in Lake Shore
Cass County Engineer David Enblom obtained county board approval Tuesday, May 17, to begin right-of-way acquisition for the repaving project planned for County State Aid Highway 77 through Lake Shore in 2017. In conjunction with the county road project, the city of Lake Shore plans...
May 24, 2016 - 3:24pm
November 13, 2014
Cass County: Burch secures another term as sheriff
A tense race between incumbent Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch and opponent Wayne Tennis, who is Walker's police chief, culminated in a victory for Burch on Tuesday, Nov. 4. Burch secured 7,655 votes to Tennis' 3,817 votes. There were 28 write-in votes. "It's certainly an honor...
November 13, 2014 - 2:11pm