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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Area firefighters promote fire prevention
Deputy locates vehicle off road, 16-year-old boy injured
Students invited to Girl Powered event in Brainerd
Semi versus car crash sends 2 to hospital
Cass County Board: Electronic payment practices set into policy
High School Football: Green Wave washes over Patriots
Inside the Outdoors: 'f/8, and Be There'
Cross-country: Patriot girls 2nd, boys 3rd in Staples
Baseball: PR-B's Dinnel section coach of year
Cross-country: Tiger boys finish 6th at Henning
Gerald (Red) Moeller
Shelton E. Wright
Chef's Hat: Shrimp are versatile, but don't overcook them
Going Dutch: Hodgepodge Potatoes are a cold-weather comfort
Pleasant Hill Church to host fall harvest concert
Wonderful winter squash!
Out of the Darkness Nisswa Walk
Guest Opinion: Your Legal Rights: Computer Scams
Letter to the editor: Crosslake's Nevin takes a stand
Letter to the editor: Vote Moody for PL School Board
Grim's Tales: The Time Lapse Debacle
From the Lefthand Corner: Women unite - at the ballot box
letters to the editor
Kate Wulf- Mathew Spaan
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
October 8, 2018
Election debates: District 10B candidates wrangle over health care
Clock's ticking down to Election Day. With five weeks left before the big vote on Nov. 6, candidates are hashing out their differences in a series...
October 8, 2018 - 9:00am
Election debates: District 10A candidates argue their cases
It's time to put faces and policies to the name on the ballot. With five weeks to go until Election Day, residents of the Brainerd lakes area...
October 8, 2018 - 7:00am
September 22, 2018
Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
Q: What is this bush with the black berries that's growing right next to some chokecherry trees? — Judy and Tim Hansen, Sabin, Minn. A:...
September 22, 2018 - 6:00am
July 20, 2018
DNR confirms zebra mussels in Bay Lake
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources confirmed zebra mussels in Bay Lake, near Deerwood in Crow Wing County.
July 20, 2018 - 5:00am
July 2, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Becker, Otter Tail county lakes
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—Zebra mussels were found in Jewett Lake in Otter Tail County and Floyd Lake in Becker County, the Minnesota Department...
July 2, 2018 - 4:14pm
April 5, 2018
Strategy for fighting invasive species: Slow the spread
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—With a steady stream of reports of zebra mussels and other aquatic invasive species getting into lakes, the battle to...
April 5, 2018 - 6:14pm
March 12, 2018
Zebra mussels double water clarity in Big Winnie: DNR calls meeting to talk about future of walleye fishery
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — The first zebra mussel babies, called veligers, were confirmed in Lake Winnibigoshish in 2012. By 2016 the first...
March 12, 2018 - 6:05am
February 3, 2018
Back to Basics: Solutions to invasives, climate change offered
Keynote speakers at Happy Dancing Turtle's Back to Basics event turned invasive species and climate change into interesting topics by employing...
February 3, 2018 - 5:00am
December 16, 2017
Unnoticed, underneath your feet - The global earthworm invasion
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL – New research is changing the way the world thinks about earthworms.
December 16, 2017 - 8:00am
June 8, 2017
Minnesota's largest invasive carp taken near Redwood Falls
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — A bow angler fishing in a private gravel pit near Redwood Falls on Sunday, June 4 caught the largest invasive carp...
June 8, 2017 - 2:16pm
December 29, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Council approves decreased tax levy
The Fifty Lakes City Council approved the 2017 general revenue tax levy in the amount of $437,700 at the Tuesday, Dec. 20, meeting, according...
December 29, 2016 - 11:10pm
November 16, 2016
Check for invasive species when closing cabins for winter
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reminds lake property owners to carefully check boats and trailers, docks and lifts, and all other water-related equipment for invasive species when closing cabins for winter. Several recent new zebra mussel confirmations were initially...
November 16, 2016 - 9:57am
August 30, 2016
‘Vacuuming’ Turtle Lake: DNR begins operation to suck out starry stonewort infestation (W/ VIDEO)
TURTLE LAKE TOWNSHIP -- Gallons upon gallons of water were “vacuumed” up at Turtle Lake on Monday as part of an operation to filter out a...
August 30, 2016 - 11:11am
August 14, 2015
30 lakes confirmed zebra mussel free
Crow Wing County Land Services has released test results confirming 30 area lakes remain free from zebra mussels. Partnering with local lake...
August 14, 2015 - 11:02am
June 19, 2015
Crow Wing County releases aquatic invasive species report
Crow Wing County Land Services has released a report showing boaters are doing their part to help prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) in area lakes. In May, data was collected from 2,873 boaters as part of the Minnesota DNR watercraft inspection program and revealed...
June 19, 2015 - 10:19am