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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Officer responds to naked jet skiers call - CO Reports: August 13, 2018
'Wheaties' loses battle with cancer, was devoted to Pequot Lakes teams
Fifty Lakes: Council appoints election judges
LAMF's Musical Outreach Activities Announced
Parents start book club for their kids - Group helps students stay engaged during break
Get Ready: Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals
Lynx star Lindsay Whalen announces retirement from the WNBA
NHRA: Pritchett looking for another near-perfect BIR
Hockey: NLYHA earns "Grow the Game" award
Stock Car Racing: Good luck motors Kendall to victory at NCS
Arnold C. Guttormson
Nicolaus (Nic) H. Anderson
Jovita Ann Fleisher
Shirley M. Bartes
Kent Allan Heinlen
Go beyond tomatoes with fresh salsas
Breaded pork tenderloin sandwich: Someone serve ASAP
3 things for better health
Card games: July 30-Aug. 3, 2018
Vogt's Notes: Celebrate summer with us at an old-fashioned picnic Aug. 15
Commentary: Old tractor was more than a 'thing'
Letter to the editor: Put new spending up for a vote
The Last Windrow: For the birds
As I See It: Burning questions
letters to the editor
Births: Aug. 7, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 8, 2018
Minnesota Department of Health
July 18, 2018
Minnesota counties to get grants for family home visits
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Health has announced new grants for nearly one-third of the counties in the state to increase family home visiting. The programs serve at-risk families such as first-time moms and families facing challenges like mental illness, domestic abuse...
July 18, 2018 - 5:50pm
June 15, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Lueck talks regional mental health treatment
Rep. Dale Lueck is more accustomed to seeing the inside of the Capitol building in St. Paul than the third-floor chambers of the Crow Wing County...
June 15, 2018 - 4:00pm
May 10, 2018
Crow Wing County Board approves new fee for county cremations
Dying just became a little more expensive. The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners approved at its Tuesday, May 8, meeting the consent agenda,...
May 10, 2018 - 4:00am
May 9, 2018
Minnesota health department warns of fraudulent calls to residents
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Health has received reports of callers posing as being from the department and asking for personal and...
May 9, 2018 - 6:11pm
Is Crow Wing County really that healthy?
Crow Wing County residents continue to describe themselves in good to excellent health, but the feeling could be deceiving.
May 9, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 8, 2018
10 Minnesota illnesses linked to national E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce
ST. PAUL—Minnesota state health officials are investigating an outbreak of E. coli related to romaine lettuce from the Yuma region. The...
May 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
April 26, 2018
Health officials warn of measles case in southeastern Minnesota traveler
The Minnesota Department of Health together with local public health departments in Freeborn and Winona counties are warning people about recent potential exposure to confirmed measles at two locations in southeastern Minnesota. The warning comes after the health department learned...
April 26, 2018 - 8:00am
County board refuses comment on WeARE grant application
The chairman of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners surprised his fellow commissioners by asking them to take a stand against what he...
April 26, 2018 - 4:00am
April 18, 2018
DNR officers at front lines of Minn. wolf depredation complaints
When Jeremy Woinarowicz joined the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources as a conservation officer in 2004, most of the wolf depredation...
April 18, 2018 - 7:19am
April 1, 2018
Suicide awareness, prevention is life's work for local woman
Those dealing with depression or who have suicidal thoughts often feel alone, unhappy and hopeless, but Mary Marana wants them to know help is...
April 1, 2018 - 6:00am
March 31, 2018
Talking about tragedy: Finding a way forward with suicide awareness
It's a topic no one wants to talk about until they are forced to. Perhaps now is the time to change that. Suicide, and mental illness at large,...
March 31, 2018 - 4:00am
February 22, 2018
Minn. hospital mistakes rise in Department of Health annual report
DULUTH—A sexual assault on a patient in Hibbing is among 341 "adverse health events" that occurred at Minnesota hospitals and surgical centers between October 2016 and October 2017, according to an annual report released Thursday, Feb. 22. The events ranged from falls resulting...
February 22, 2018 - 6:00am
January 7, 2018
Odorless, colorless and tasteless radioactive gas threatens homeowners
Crow Wing County homeowners may have a killer among them and don't even know it. Radon is the second-leading cause of lung cancer in the United...
January 7, 2018 - 5:00am
November 20, 2017
Minnesota program reaches more teens trafficked for sex
An evaluation of the state's Safe Harbor Program found most at-risk and sexually exploited youths in the program reported feeling more hopeful and better prepared for the future. Wilder Research completed its second evaluation of Minnesota's Safe Harbor program, a statewide system...
November 20, 2017 - 6:30am
October 31, 2017
Heritage House to lose license: Different provider to assume care at troubled facilities
Owners of a troubled nursing home and assisted living facility in Pequot Lakes agreed to relinquish their license to provide home care services...
October 31, 2017 - 6:00am