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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Chamber announces business awards winners
Man with hatchet faces criminal charges
Pequot Lakes candidate forum slated Oct. 1
2018 Voter's Guide: Pequot Lakes School Board
2018 Voter's Guide: Pine River-Backus School Board
Junior Hockey: North Stars skate past Willmar
Cross Country: Patriot boys 5th, girls 7th in Bagley - PR-B boys finish 20th
Bemidji State picked fifth in WCHA preseason polls, Minnesota State again the favorite
Defending champs Minnesota Duluth picked to finish first in NCHC; followed by SCSU, UND
Inside the Outdoors: Viruses victimize wildlife, too
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Shawn Eisel Blanchard
Lyle B. Sannes
Evelyn D. Eide
Fall festival fundraiser for Care N Share is Oct. 6
Coming Wednesday: Substance abuse is addictive
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
Crow Wing Energized: Depression might be more common than you think
Pequot Lakes church to host lutefisk supper Sept. 29
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
September 20, 2018
Danecdotes: Vikings' tie was rough, but bright spots abound
Well that was rough. The Vikings/Packers games tend to be some of the most anticipated games of the year for Minnesota and Green Bay fans alike,...
September 20, 2018 - 2:00pm
September 16, 2018
Danecdotes: Guenther to be inducted into Snowmobile Hall of Fame
After devoting decades to the hobby, local snowmobile enthusiast Dave Guenther was recently announced as a member of the International Snowmobile...
September 16, 2018 - 6:00am
September 7, 2018
Danecdotes: Heggerston ready for senior season - PL grad named captain for Gophers
Pequot Lakes graduate Maggie Heggerston has found success as a member of the University of Minnesota women's golf team over the past three seasons....
September 7, 2018 - 6:00am
September 3, 2018
Danecdotes: Music can have a strange effect
A lot of things can trigger your brain in odd ways, whether it's a smell, a line from a movie or a familiar face. Lately, I have been noticing...
September 3, 2018 - 6:00am
August 31, 2018
Danecdotes: Football numbers down nationwide
The cancellation of the Pine River-Backus varsity football season was a disappointing situation for players, coaches, parents, fans and even...
August 31, 2018 - 10:00am
August 26, 2018
Danecdotes: Pickleball, disc golf on the rise
A wide variety of sports have always been popular in the lakes area. High school sports often see the bleachers full, people enjoy taking part...
August 26, 2018 - 8:00am
August 7, 2018
Danecdotes: World records make for an interesting world
Pine River-Backus Elementary School Principal Rick Aulie recently made his way into the record books. One week ago, he finished the par-5 fourth...
August 7, 2018 - 8:00am
July 28, 2018
Danecdotes: Vikings look good, but I have concerns
The Vikings' training camp is essentially underway. Rookies reported two days ago, and veterans will be there Saturday morning.
July 28, 2018 - 11:00am
July 13, 2018
Danecdotes: Fan voting affects all-star games
The Major League Baseball All-Star Game rosters were selected over the weekend. That's usually something I enjoy, even though my beloved Twins...
July 13, 2018 - 12:30pm
July 10, 2018
Danecdotes: Enjoy the lakes area, if you can
It is officially summer in the lakes area. The temperature is usually - sometimes unreasonably - high and every scene out of my window is that...
July 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Danecdotes: To those who wait
Good things come to those who wait. You have no doubt heard that dozens, if not hundreds, of times. It is an expression that is wildly, infuriatingly...
June 10, 2018 - 9:30am
April 27, 2018
Danecdotes: Lane looks to end college career on high note
Vanessa Lane has had a track and field career filled with accomplishments. With roughly one month left in that career, she hopes to add a few...
April 27, 2018 - 7:00am
April 19, 2018
Danecdotes: Skipping spring is what we need
Last year around this time, I wrote an editorial claiming that spring is an overrated season, and I stand by that sentiment. Sure, the snow melts...
April 19, 2018 - 9:00am
April 7, 2018
Danecdotes: Referee numbers stagnant as fans become 'more bold'
In any sporting event, officials are often at the crux of the proceedings. Their knowledge, insight and keen eye are needed to ensure games are...
April 7, 2018 - 3:00am
March 23, 2018
Danecdotes: A method to the 'madness?'
I love the season, but I always thought the term "March Madness" was a bit excessive. At the end of the day, it is a simple basketball tournament....
March 23, 2018 - 9:30am