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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County Community Services wins innovation award
'We're not those kids': BLC students create business, bust stereotypes
Coalition for Peace to hold peace vigil, pie social
PLMS Students of the Month
Former Crosby mayor wins again: Possessing firearm charge dismissal follows 2 other acquittals
Junior Hockey: North Iowa dominates North Stars
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
Girls hockey: Lightning win 2 of 3 to start season
Women's College Hockey: BSU, SCSU hope game in Brainerd Tuesday, Nov. 20, will be classic
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
James M. Dullum
William D. O'Hara
Ileana "Kathy" Peterson
Crow Wing Energized: Take control of the holidays
3 things for better health
Faith: Where did the chickadees go?
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
Senior Menus: Nov. 19-23, 2018
Bormett's Vignette: I can still be 'home for the holidays'
Guest Opinion: Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
November 13, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board reviews preliminary designs for Nisswa Elementary - Public feedback sought
If all goes as planned, Nisswa Elementary School will open its doors for the 2020 school year with its updates complete. Project director Chris...
November 13, 2018 - 7:00am
November 5, 2018
Major street projects near completion, prepare for winter intersession. Highway 210/Golf Course Drive intersection reopens
As winter weather threatens to arrive in earnest in the region, one major area construction project in Baxter is nearly complete and another...
November 5, 2018 - 9:00am
October 26, 2018
Golf Course Drive to open Friday, Oct. 26
BAXTER—Golf Course Drive at Highway 210 is planned to be reopened to through traffic about 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26—weather dependent....
October 26, 2018 - 9:00am
October 21, 2018
Construction update: Expect significant delays on Highway 210
Rain, wind and unseasonably cold temperatures have all combined to create a challenging autumn this year and construction projects are also feeling...
October 21, 2018 - 5:00am
October 7, 2018
Biz Buzz: Thrifty White to open Nov. 16
The Thrifty White Pharmacy's exterior appears complete as work continues on the interior of the new store on the corner of Washington and North...
October 7, 2018 - 5:00am
September 28, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Residents demand more information on land acquisition proposal
More information was the request of citizens at a public hearing held by the Brainerd School Board Monday, Sept. 24, to discuss land acquisition...
September 28, 2018 - 9:00am
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 7, 2018
Officials break ground for new terminal at Brainerd airport
The need for more space at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport will soon be satisfied. A crowd gathered Thursday, Sept. 6, at the airport to...
September 7, 2018 - 5:00am
September 6, 2018
Brainerd council discusses assessments for Buffalo Hills Lane project
Brainerd residents with land involved in the upcoming Buffalo Hills Lane reconstruction project will be assessed based on number of lots. After...
September 6, 2018 - 7:00am
August 31, 2018
MnDOT to reconstruct Hwy 210 from Brainerd to Ironton
Before prematurely celebrating construction season winding down in the Brainerd lakes area, next year has another big project in store for the...
August 31, 2018 - 9:00am
August 27, 2018
Empty coffins, possible bone found in Duluth construction dig
DULUTH — Fifty empty, lidless wood coffins and a possible human leg bone have been found buried in the ground along Arlington Avenue in...
August 27, 2018 - 5:56pm
August 11, 2018
Biz Buzz: Dispatch to host customer appreciation event
The Dispatch is hosting a customer appreciation picnic from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14 and inviting the public to meet the staff and...
August 11, 2018 - 7:00am
August 7, 2018
Minnesota looking to attract 'mass timber' producers as alternative to steel for building construction
DULUTH — A burgeoning industry based on a relatively new type of material may be coming to Minnesota. Known as mass timber, the material...
August 7, 2018 - 7:54am
July 28, 2018
Crow Wing County Fair opens Tuesday: Traditional fun with a mix of new
Road construction has been bursting at the seams in Brainerd-Baxter this summer, bringing challenges to motorists trying to get to their destinations....
July 28, 2018 - 7:00am
Officials update status of construction projects in Brainerd-Baxter
In case anyone missed the memo, it's construction season in Minnesota—a painful reality for Brainerd-Baxter drivers forced to navigate...
July 28, 2018 - 5:00am