Skip to main content
Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Applications for school safety grants open Aug. 29
Horseback rider injured in Pillsbury State Forest
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
Rollover injures Little Falls man: Alcohol believed to be factor in crash
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
8th Congressional District
July 11, 2018
8th District DFL candidates to debate
Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidates for 8th Congressional District seat will debate 7-9 p.m. July 23 at the Chalberg Theatre on the Central Lakes College campus in Brainerd. The five DFL candidates are Kirsten Kennedy, current mayor of North Branch; Michelle Lee, former Duluth television...
July 11, 2018 - 10:30am
July 7, 2018
Nolan applauds EPA administrator's decision to resign
Congressman Rick Nolan, D-Crosby, issued a statement applauding Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's decision to resign his office after months of allegations, scandals and controversies surrounding Pruitt's ethics and management of the agency.
July 7, 2018 - 4:30am
June 8, 2018
Nolan spearheads amendment for new Soo Locks construction
Wednesday, June 6, the U.S. House of Representatives passed Congressman Rick Nolan's bipartisan amendment expressing support for construction...
June 8, 2018 - 5:30am
May 14, 2018
Embroiled in fractured DFL primary, Radinovich comes to Brainerd
Hailed by supporters as a hybrid of Jim Oberstar, Rick Nolan and John F. Kennedy, Joe Radinovich stopped in Brainerd this week in his push to...
May 14, 2018 - 6:00am
April 29, 2018
Sandman champions the 'disenfranchised' with 3rd-party District 8 bid
As is often the case, U.S. representatives have to think more in the short term than other positions in national government on account of their...
April 29, 2018 - 8:00am
April 25, 2018
Minnesota GOP sees land of opportunity in 8th District
The 8th Congressional District might be Democratic-Farmer-Labor country, but don't tell that to Minnesota Republicans—banking on a number...
April 25, 2018 - 10:00am
April 6, 2018
Nolan encourages interested students to attend U.S. Service Academy information night
Rep. Rick Nolan encourages students from the 8th Congressional District interested in applying for a nomination to a Military Service Academy to attend a special U.S. Military Academy information night. The event will be 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, at the Mounds View High School...
April 6, 2018 - 1:30pm
February 17, 2018
8th Congressional District: Nolan will retire - Mills, Radinovich indicate interest
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, representing Minnesota's 8th Congressional District, announced Friday, Feb. 9, that he would not seek re-election and instead will retire at the end of his current term this year.
February 17, 2018 - 3:00am
August 4, 2017
'I'm prepared for a tough race': Nolan to run for re-election in '18
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan will run for his seventh term in Congress next year, he said Thursday. The DFLer from Crosby needs to appeal to the voters...
August 4, 2017 - 3:08pm
December 2, 2016
Mills drops request for election recount in 8th District race
DULUTH — Stewart Mills has dropped his request for a recount in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District race. The Republican challenger issued...
December 2, 2016 - 2:38pm
November 29, 2016
Mills to request recount of 8th District vote
BRAINERD — Democratic U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan won re-election in one of the most expensive races in the country with 50.17 percent of the vote,...
November 29, 2016 - 11:54am
October 14, 2015
Mills announces bid for Congress
Stewart Mills III on Monday formally announced he is running for Congress in a rematch bid against U.S. Rep.
October 14, 2015 - 9:13am
September 23, 2015
Mills announces preparations for possible 2016 run
Stewart Mills, 2014 GOP candidate for the 8th Congressional District, announced Saturday, Sept. 19, he is forming an exploratory committee to...
September 23, 2015 - 11:00am