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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Poston announces run for 2nd term representing District 9A
Local students named to Dean's List at Bethel University
Crow Wing County offers absentee voting for Brainerd school election
New suit against Fishbach may depend on election timing
Cass County Board: $135K in state funding received for voting equipment
Girls Basketball: Tigers top Nevis, Fall to Red Lake
Boys basketball: Tigers win three
Girls basketball: Patriots win two Mid-State games
Boys hockey: Lightning fall to North Branch in season finale
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Etta Mae Heuberger
Margaret Mary Baxter
Effects of adverse childhood experiences topic of event Thursday
Cold weather car safety
3 things for better health - Feb. 19
Heart healthy eating
Pets of the Week
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
The Cracker Barrel: Feeding the birds
Faith Column: Transcendent truth
Browser: Keep reading to earn your mug
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
letters to the editor
Supporting Denny McNamara
Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
February 18, 2018
Taking the classroom to the lake
CHERRY, Minn. — Ten-year-old Joey Smith, a fifth-grader at Cherry School, clutched the northern pike in two gloved hands. The wide-eyed...
February 18, 2018 - 11:25am
February 6, 2018
Lawsuits, contested case hearings could decide final outcome for Polymet permit
DULUTH—After 13 years, millions of dollars and a winding path through regulatory scrutiny, Minnesota's first-ever copper mine might be on the verge of its last-ever public hearings. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Pollution Control Agency will hold open-house...
February 6, 2018 - 7:59pm
January 10, 2018
Magnetation startup could come this summer
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—The long-awaited restart of the former Magnetation operations just outside Grand Rapids could happen as soon as the summer, with more than 100 people back to work, months earlier than previously expected. New owner Tom Clarke said this week that he now has...
January 10, 2018 - 6:58pm
December 26, 2017
UPDATE: Northern Minn. fire claims three lives, two others injured
HIBBING — Hibbing Fire Chief Erik Jankila was reading from a news release, but he visibly choked up when he reached a summary paragraph....
December 26, 2017 - 9:15pm
December 25, 2017
After long road to quadruplets, Minn. couple says they 'wouldn't change anything'
HOYT LAKES, Minn. — Allyson and Tony Ponto were married in 2005 and wanted children immediately. Pregnancy happened quickly, but it didn't...
December 25, 2017 - 8:05am
December 23, 2017
Authorities identify man killed in shooting in Gilbert
GILBERT, Minn. — Authorities have identified the man who was killed in an officer-involved shooting that took place during a foot pursuit in Gilbert on Friday, Dec. 22. The Midwest Medical Examiner's Office determined that the man, identified as Jeffrey John Golnick, 40, of...
December 23, 2017 - 5:23pm
December 20, 2017
PolyMet financial assurance doesn't cover catastrophe
BABBITT, Minn. — Whether it's $544 million in coverage suggested by PolyMet for the first year of mining or the reported $1 billion state...
December 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
December 18, 2017
Camp Esquagama investment spurs accreditation
BIWABIK, Minn. — The old 4-H camp on Lake Esquagama was wearing out and running down just a few years ago, with fewer campers each summer...
December 18, 2017 - 6:58pm
November 29, 2017
Minnesotan fined $1,500 for smuggling leeches into Ontario
Two Minnesota anglers learned the hard way that Ontario doesn't mess around when it comes to fish and game law violations and big fines. Russell...
November 29, 2017 - 10:52pm
US House delays vote on Minn. mining bill
WASHINGTON—The U.S. House on Wednesday debated legislation that would reopen areas near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northern...
November 29, 2017 - 5:14pm
October 24, 2017
Wild-rice hearing draws ire on Iron Range
VIRGINIA, Minn. — James Larson says he drives past a lake near his home in Aurora, Minnesota, and, if the rainfall has been right, sees...
October 24, 2017 - 7:41pm
October 10, 2017
Family seeks answers in fatal northern Minnesota crash
AURORA, Minn. — For Rita Licari, early October is a painful reminder of the tragic and still-unknown circumstances of her son's death....
October 10, 2017 - 8:55pm
September 19, 2017
New Iron Range bridge won't have name until 2018
VIRGINIA, Minn. — The people spoke, but not everybody agrees on what to name the new bridge on the Iron Range — a decision that ultimately...
September 19, 2017 - 5:59pm
August 31, 2017
Hibbing woman sent to prison in overdose case
HIBBING, Minn. — A Hibbing woman will go to prison for providing her boyfriend with a fatal dose of a highly potent prescription painkiller....
August 31, 2017 - 7:04pm
Hibbing window-peeper convicted on federal child porn charges
MINNEAPOLIS — A Hibbing man who twice admitted in state court to spying on and recording naked and partially clothed women through residential...
August 31, 2017 - 7:04pm