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December 10, 2017
I spied a pecan pie with a handmade crust, beautifully baked to a caramel color. It was in a red pie dish, and there was one piece missing. You could instantly tell that the integrity of the pie was solid since the cross section was revelatory of all the nutty, sweet, crusty excellence. I didn't even wait to sit down; I hardly even waited to put a fork into it. Illustration
Faith: Pecan pie
December 10, 2017 - 8:00am
November 30, 2017
Jayme-Rae Watkins, 1, of Pequot Lakes, is not quite sure about that big guy in the red suit, despite the fact that Santa Claus was trying to bribe her with gifts Saturday, Nov. 25, at the Santa Breakfast at the Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion. Donna Evans / Echo Journal Correspondent
KLICK! - Families enjoy breakfast with Santa
November 30, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 28, 2017
Mayor's Notebook: Crosslake is buzzing
November 28, 2017 - 8:30am
November 27, 2017
Patriot Perspective: Oh, and by the way, thank you
November 27, 2017 - 6:30am
November 24, 2017
There are dozens of recipes giving ideas on ways to use that leftover turkey. Some looked quite appealing, some used ingredients most people would never have on hand, and some just required way too much effort. Illustration
Chef's Hat: Finishing off the turkey
November 24, 2017 - 5:30am
November 23, 2017
Grabbed the Model 1897 Winchester 12 gauge pump shotgun and a handful of #5 shot shells. Heard rooster pheasants cackling along the heavily weeded creek bottom. Accompanied by our rat terrier, Mitsy. She loves to hunt with me. Illustration.
The Last Windrow: A Thanksgiving Day on the farm
November 23, 2017 - 8:00am
I can truly say, "Thank you, God, for everything." Illustration
From the Lefthand Corner: Thanksgiving Day is every day
November 23, 2017 - 6:30am
A proactive thing one can do to stomp out awkwardness is to set up ground rules with family members in advance of the gathering, she said. Decide which topics should be off-limits. Illustration
Stop T-Day drama before it starts with these tips
November 23, 2017 - 5:00am
November 22, 2017
MnDOT gives holiday travel tips
November 22, 2017 - 6:00pm
Free Thanksgiving meals will be offered Thursday, Nov. 23, in Pequot Lakes and Pine River. Illustration
Free Thanksgiving dinners offered in Pequot Lakes, Pine River
November 22, 2017 - 5:00am
The Cracker Barrel: Gratitude list
November 22, 2017 - 4:30am
November 20, 2017
Make fruit or veggies more appealing as part of the Thanksgiving Day meal by being creative and creating a turkey shape using the fruit or vegetables variety and color. Have fun and be creative to add to a festive table. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
3 things for better health
November 20, 2017 - 7:00am
November 18, 2017
While average gas prices are hovering around the $2.50 mark, AAA anticipates to be the largest Thanksgiving travel surge, on the road and in the air, since 2005. Photo illustration
Roads to grandma's house should be busy
November 18, 2017 - 11:00am
Smith family continues to share Thanksgiving
November 18, 2017 - 6:30am
Pequot Lakes: Grace United Methodist to offer Thanksgiving dinner
November 18, 2017 - 4:30am