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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crosslake School: Enrollment exceeds 250, director says
Crosslaker Progress Report: Fundraising underway for loon center
Rollover crash injures semi driver
Crosslake: Council approves Lone Pine Beach land vacation
Pumpkin family event set
High School Volleyball: Warriors beat PRB to win Big Axe Tournament
High School Baseball: PR-B's Dinnel section coach of year
Danecdotes: Team chemistry resulting in success for Tigers
High School Football: Jorgens tallies 2 touchdowns in Patriots win
Tennis: Muller named MVP for Patriot tennis
Shelton E. Wright
John Alfred Knutson
Gary Ralph Lowell Nelson
Out of the Darkness Nisswa Walk
Eagles Nest Church to host spaghetti dinner
Faith: 'Onward, Christian Soldiers'
Senior Menus: Oct. 15-19, 2018
Card games: Oct. 1-5, 2018
From the Lefthand Corner: Women unite - at the ballot box
The Cracker Barrel: Enemy of progress?
Letter to the editor: Ready to make a difference
Letter to the editor: Loopholes for bullet holes?
Letter to the editor: Vote Brekken for commissioner
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
Baxter Elementary School
October 2, 2018
Be kind: Baxter Kindness Project aims to teach valuable lessons
BAXTER—Unity, gratitude and random acts of kindness can be found in abundance at Baxter Elementary School this year. With the Baxter Kindness...
October 2, 2018 - 7:00am
September 11, 2018
Brainerd School: Board approves new elementary school designs
High praise came Monday, Sept. 10, for architects, engineers, project managers and others involved in creating schematic designs for building...
September 11, 2018 - 5:00am
September 6, 2018
Plans unveiled for Brainerd school updates
Excitement is in the air in the Brainerd School District, and it's not just because of the new school year. Staff unveiled plans for four of...
September 6, 2018 - 5:00am
August 14, 2018
Brainerd School Board: Study addresses anticipated school traffic congestion
With plans underway to build the new Baxter Elementary in spitting distance of Forestview Middle School—neighbors across Knollwood Drive—traffic...
August 14, 2018 - 7:00am
June 7, 2018
Brainerd Public School libraries open to public for summer
Six school libraries of the Brainerd School District will be open during the summer thanks to grants from National Joint Powers Alliance and Crow Wing Power, as well as donations from BlackRidge Bank and Deerwood Bank. The library will be open during limited hours at the following...
June 7, 2018 - 9:30am
April 19, 2018
Brainerd School Board: What's next now that bond referendum passed?
What's next for the Brainerd School District, after voters approved all three referendum questions in last week's special election? "We have...
April 19, 2018 - 10:11am
April 9, 2018
Brainerd School District: Voters to weigh in on referendum Tuesday
With the April 10 bond referendum vote looming on the calendar, residents of the Brainerd School District may want to revisit particulars in...
April 9, 2018 - 4:20pm
March 29, 2018
Brainerd School District: District finalizes site for proposed Baxter elementary school
BAXTER—Brainerd Public Schools announced it has identified a site for the proposed elementary school to be constructed in Baxter. Currently...
March 29, 2018 - 4:00am
March 21, 2018
Mills Honda gives tech grant to Nisswa School
Mills Honda, of Baxter, presented principals at Nisswa, Baxter and Garfield elementary schools with $1,500 grants each for their Technology Mobile...
March 21, 2018 - 5:00am
March 16, 2018
Looking Back - March 16, 2018
40 years ago - March 16, 1978 (Headline) Lakeland aviation - a new industry in Echoland (Photo) Dr. Bob Uppgaard, president of the local Toastmasters Club, taped the speeches at the District Speech Contest. 30 years ago - March 17, 1988 Mark Forsberg, a Pequot Lakes police officer...
March 16, 2018 - 3:30am
March 6, 2018
Referendum information meeting postponed for Baxter Elementary
BAXTER—The Blueprint 181 informational meeting scheduled for Monday evening at Baxter Elementary School was rescheduled due to the weather. It will now take place at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Baxter Elementary gymnasium.
March 6, 2018 - 5:30am
January 30, 2018
Brainerd School District: Officials outline referendum plans in public meetings
During a three-year planning phase, the Brainerd School District hosted 150 community hearings to get input on the referendum. Now they're taking...
January 30, 2018 - 8:00am
December 12, 2017
Building plans for Brainerd schools ISD 181 final: Now it's up to voters in April
The Brainerd School District now has a plan to take to its voters. The Brainerd School Board Monday unanimously approved the final comprehensive...
December 12, 2017 - 5:00am
November 28, 2017
Brainerd School Board: Board sets election date, reveals proposed numbers
Those who live in the Brainerd School District should mark April 10, 2018, on the calendar. That is the date for when the school district will...
November 28, 2017 - 5:00am