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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Governor candidate debate set Friday at Grand View Lodge
Crow Wing County Board: County leases Pequot Lakes fire tower for repairs
People for Pequot - Nonprofit group forms 'for betterment of Pequot Lakes'
County updates vote counts in sheriff's race: Results unchanged
Election 2018: Pequot Lakes will have new mayor; area city, school board races listed
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley archery hunts
College Softball: CLC offering fall league
Area Golf News: Legacy leaderboard crowded
Pine River-Backus cancels varsity football season
Racing: Roe reflects on key events while general manager at BIR
Wayne "Wheaties" Wallin
Arnold C. Guttormson
Nicolaus (Nic) H. Anderson
James Isaac Albie
Shirley M. Bartes
Why hiker's rash happens, and how to make it less likely
Go beyond tomatoes with fresh salsas
Breaded pork tenderloin sandwich: Someone serve ASAP
3 things for better health
Letter to the editor: Blessed to live in Pequot Lakes
Serving as mayor has been a privilege
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
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Bill & Mary Crosby
Births: Aug. 7, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
December 10, 2017
Faith: Pecan pie
On a recent Tuesday at Timberwood Church, we had a Thanksgiving service, which among other things is a time to give thanks to God. Additionally,...
December 10, 2017 - 8:00am
November 30, 2017
KLICK! - Families enjoy breakfast with Santa
Eating breakfast and visiting Santa Claus on the Saturday after Thanksgiving at the Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion has become an annual...
November 30, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 28, 2017
Mayor's Notebook: Crosslake is buzzing
November is a very special month for us in Crosslake. Not only do we remember our veterans who served and serve our country, but it is also a time to gather with family and friends and give thanks for all the gifts we are given in so many different ways.
November 28, 2017 - 8:30am
November 27, 2017
Patriot Perspective: Oh, and by the way, thank you
"Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it." - William Arthur Ward. Recently, while walking the halls of the school, I was struck by the cleanliness of our high school. Nary a wrapper, broken pencil or well-chewed gum stuck to the floor...
November 27, 2017 - 6:30am
November 24, 2017
Chef's Hat: Finishing off the turkey
Thanksgiving is a great day of family, friends and feasting. It is a well-planned meal with everyone's favorite dishes. The thing that usually...
November 24, 2017 - 5:30am
November 23, 2017
The Last Windrow: A Thanksgiving Day on the farm
Diary entry: Thursday, November 24, 1960, A Thanksgiving Day On The Farm Woke up by Dad at 5:30 a.m. for milking 36 cows. Grabbed slab of cold...
November 23, 2017 - 8:00am
From the Lefthand Corner: Thanksgiving Day is every day
As I sit in my comfortable rocker with my first cup of coffee, I think of a concluding quote from a layperson's sermon a few years ago. As she...
November 23, 2017 - 6:30am
Stop T-Day drama before it starts with these tips
All families may experience some sort of conflict when their members interact with each other, but that moment doesn't have to be at Thanksgiving,...
November 23, 2017 - 5:00am
November 22, 2017
MnDOT gives holiday travel tips
ST. PAUL — The Thanksgiving weekend is one of the busiest travel times of the year, so the Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds...
November 22, 2017 - 6:00pm
Free Thanksgiving dinners offered in Pequot Lakes, Pine River
Free Thanksgiving meals will be offered Thursday, Nov. 23, in Pequot Lakes and Pine River. Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes will...
November 22, 2017 - 5:00am
The Cracker Barrel: Gratitude list
As we stand on the threshold of Thanksgiving and prepare to celebrate the bounty of another year, I herewith offer a list of things for which I'm grateful and urge you, dear reader, to compile a list of your own. 1. I am grateful to be alive. 2. I'm grateful to be in good health....
November 22, 2017 - 4:30am
November 20, 2017
3 things for better health
Need to be motivated to start the week off on a healthy note? Just try one or more of three things to start on the right path. 1. Try this simple...
November 20, 2017 - 7:00am
November 18, 2017
Roads to grandma's house should be busy
Despite an uptick in gasoline prices across the nation, holiday travelers are coming out in force—on the ground in public transit or personal...
November 18, 2017 - 11:00am
Smith family continues to share Thanksgiving
The Smith family, which has been offering a free community Thanksgiving dinner for approximately a quarter century, will provide a hot, filling and free meal yet again from noon to 2 p.m. Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23, at the Pine River American Legion.
November 18, 2017 - 6:30am
Pequot Lakes: Grace United Methodist to offer Thanksgiving dinner
Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes will serve Thanksgiving dinner for free from noon to 2 p.m. Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23, at the church. Freewill offerings will be accepted and will be split between the Lakes Area Food Shelf in Pequot Lakes and Sharing Bread Soup...
November 18, 2017 - 4:30am