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February 6, 2018
Ideas promoting community sustainability sought
February 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 16, 2018
Students from Fernando Burga's Land Use Planning course presented their policy recommendations to the City of Ramsey via posters at an event on December 8, 2017. Photo: Bruce Silcox
Making planning legible - students helping City of Ramsey with visual approach
January 16, 2018 - 9:00am
December 27, 2017
Anita Berg (left) and Amanda Phillips show off the new logo for Berg’s Country Barn. University of Minnesota News Service
U of M's retail assistance program connects students with rural retailers
December 27, 2017 - 9:00am
December 18, 2017
Image: Governor’s Highway Safety Association
Autonomous vehicles and traffic safety: promises and challenges
December 18, 2017 - 9:32am
December 17, 2017
Jingles the Elf (Cindy Rieck) holds up the lyrics to “Jingle Bells” as the audience sings along with Santa and Mrs. Claus Saturday, Dec. 9, during Pequot Lakes’ Santa’s Bobbin’ into Town event. Rieck has been Jingles the Elf for the last six years for the event. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
She's a part-time elf, full-time physical therapist
December 17, 2017 - 4:00am
December 16, 2017
An example of an invasive earthworm found in the Fennoscandian arctic region.
Unnoticed, underneath your feet - The global earthworm invasion
December 16, 2017 - 8:00am
December 5, 2017
Features include a giant 22-foot lighted tree, an 8-foot 3D snowman sign, 8-foot lighted arches, a 5-foot-by-12-foot lighted pixelated changeable sign, and a 6-foot circular light structure. The students estimate that the show includes more than five miles of lights and extension cords. University of Minnesota News Serviceplay button
Show featuring 250,000 LED lights set to music at the UofM
December 5, 2017 - 1:00pm
The number of hops growers in Minnesota has more than doubled in the past four years, says Angela Orshinsky (shown here), assistant professor in the Department of Plant Pathology, who works closely with growers statewide. University of Minnesota News Service
Craft beer makers tap experts at University of Minnesota to keep industry hopping
December 5, 2017 - 11:00am
November 16, 2017
Pillager school wins honors for innovation
November 16, 2017 - 8:30am
November 9, 2017
Professor Higgins, portrayed by Mark Liedl, outlines the hardships a man will face if he lets a woman into his life in the song "I'm an Ordinary Man" during GLAPA's production of "My Fair Lady." Dan Determan / Echo Journal
Liedl to act with PL Community Theatre for first time
November 9, 2017 - 6:00am
October 31, 2017
University of Minnesota American Studies Professor Brenda J. Child will present “Boarding School Generations” at noon Nov. 2 in the Chalberg Theatre on the Central Lakes College in Brainerd.
CLC's Cultural Thursday to host Brenda Child
October 31, 2017 - 8:00am
October 28, 2017
Preliminary designs for the proposed National Loon Center in Crosslake were revealed to community members Tuesday, Oct. 17, at Crosslake Lutheran Church.
Crosslake: Design ideas for loon center revealed
October 28, 2017 - 6:00am
October 23, 2017
Cougar range expansion topic of Oct. 25 program
October 23, 2017 - 12:10pm
September 21, 2017
Perham offensive and defensive lineman Logan Richter looks forward to siuting up for the Minnesota Gophers in the future.David Samson / Forum News Service
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
September 21, 2017 - 9:36am
September 19, 2017
Crosslake residents Jerry Norgaard (left) and Steve Roe write down ideas for the proposed National Loon Center Thursday, Sept. 7, during a community workshop at Manhattan Beach Lodge. Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
Crosslake: Residents share ideas for national loon center
September 19, 2017 - 4:00am