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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
County Highway Engineering team awarded best in class from MnDOT
Crow Wing County Board: Supports creation of wildlife management area
'Star Wars' arrives
Culinary arts comes to the classroom in Pequot Lakes
Breakfast set Dec. 17 at Hackensack Legion
Bowling Scores - Dec. 15, 2017
Dance: Revolution takes third in Aitkin
Boys Hockey: Lightning lose three games
Crosslake archer takes 26th
Football: Schindel named MVP for Patriots
Jerome "Joe" Hines
George E. Schwagerl
Anthony Paul Bjerkness
Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
Adult & Teen Challenge Choir to sing at Swanburg church
Famous people you didn’t know had Minnesota ties
Grace United Methodist to present Christmas cantata
Chef's Hat: Turn to comfort foods for that busy time of year
3 things for better health - Dec. 12
Letter to the editor: Money and politics
Letter to the editor: U.S. flag reminder
Letter to the editor: Losing Laposky is huge loss
Letter to the editor: The old lamplighter
Opinion: How to have a merry Christmas
letters to the editor
Elmer and Val Stephan
Births - Nov. 26, 2017
November 26, 2017
The Regional Report: News from around the lakes area - Nov. 26
CASS LAKE The 2017 Minnesota American Indian Male Athlete of the Year award was presented to a Cass Lake-Bena student, the Cass Lake Times reported....
November 26, 2017 - 5:00am
June 29, 2017
Letter to the editor: Progressive idea: Vote
In a June 15 letter, I proposed a friendly contest between columnist Mr. Abler and myself. Mr. Abler seems to like to deride progressives in his column. I think, however, that more progressive ideas have benefitted society than conservative ones.
June 29, 2017 - 6:30am
January 2, 2017
As I See It: Hope and change for 2017 and beyond
If I thought I was sick of the endless, over-the-top campaigning and rhetoric prior to the election and that the continuing nausea was going to quickly disappear on Nov. 9, I was sadly mistaken. I am truly disappointed and nearly just as sick now with the crying, hand-wringing and...
January 2, 2017 - 9:34am
November 30, 2016
Minnesota’s No. 1 in voting, again
ST. PAUL -- Forget the historically low turnout in the August primary. Toss the memories of Minnesota’s 2014 lack of voters. Minnesota is back...
November 30, 2016 - 1:23pm
November 3, 2016
About 13 percent of registered Minn. voters have already cast ballots
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans have flocked to casting ballots before Election Day, leaving all previous records in the dust. Nearly 416,000 voters have already had absentee or mail-ballots accepted, according to numbers released Thursday, Nov. 3, by the secretary of state. That means about...
November 3, 2016 - 4:22pm
October 28, 2016
Cass County: Voting, absentee ballot information shared
Voters may still apply for absentee ballots for the Nov. 8 general election online, in person, by mail or by submitting a completed application via fax or email. For information, applications, in-person absentee voting, a complete list of Cass County absentee ballot locations, polling...
October 28, 2016 - 11:20am
October 24, 2016
Letter to the Editor: Supreme Court votes matter
As we go to the polls Nov. 8, the greatest consequences will be who will be appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court over the next four years. If we go to the left, a few things to consider: partial birth abortion (brain matter is removed moments before birth); gay marriages (their choice),...
October 24, 2016 - 9:43am
October 4, 2016
150,000 have ballots in their hands already in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- More than 100,000 Minnesotans have been sent absentee ballots and more than 14,000 voters have already had their ballots accepted,...
October 4, 2016 - 8:21am
July 28, 2016
Dan-ecdotes: Voting - Now more important than ever
Well, here we are in the throes of one of the weirdest election seasons in our nation's history. We have watched more than 20 presidential hopefuls dwindle down to two, and somehow they are both the most disliked candidates in the field. Those two have fought through the most heated,...
July 28, 2016 - 2:38pm
July 6, 2016
Primary election ballot changes explained
Deborah Erickson, Crow Wing County administrative services director, announced that absentee ballots for the Aug. 9 primary election are available now through Aug. 8. "As occurred in 2014 with the law change, voters no longer need an excuse to vote by absentee ballot," Erickson said....
July 6, 2016 - 1:25pm
March 7, 2016
Townships citizens to vote in 'Township Tuesday' today
A number of townships have elections today for town supervisor and town clerk. Others are hosting annual township meetings today as well. Those with elections include: Bay Lake—Township supervisor, three-year term, and town clerk, two-year term, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., town hall,...
March 7, 2016 - 9:47pm