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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Cass County Board: More money being spent on fewer veterans
Food preservation classes in August and September help gardeners keep their harvest longer
Former Viking star to lead youth football camp
Cass County Board: $461K collected from sale of tax-forfeited land
Pine River: Lost Spurrier Hotel to be celebrated - Grand opening to be re-created
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Patriot hoopsters take part in Heat Check Camp
Athletics: Pequot fall sports meeting scheduled
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher rebounds for win
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Salmonella Sandiego outbreak in Minnesota linked to Hy-Vee's Spring Pasta Salad
3 Things for Better Health - July 16
Grim's Grub: Recipes harken back to Spurrier Hotel opening
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
As I See It: The America I believe we need
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
June 11, 2018
More help needed to keep large animal vets in rural areas
What would you do without your local veterinarian? More and more farmers and ranchers are finding out as many current professionals who handle large animals are retiring and new replacements are harder to find.
June 11, 2018 - 8:14am
The Sorting Pen: With barn cats, as with farming, optimism is needed
On my first visit to my then-boyfriend's farm, some of the main things I remember are cats. There were cats at the barn, and cats on the steps....
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
Here a cluck, there a cluck: Backyard chickens bring satisfaction, challenges
I grow up on a North Dakota farm with beef cattle and small grains. No chickens, though, which was fine with me. Chickens are noisy and messy, and I wanted nothing to do with them. Still don't, never will. But a growing number of Americans think otherwise. Although firm statistics...
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
June 5, 2018
Thief River Falls dairy plant plans to shut down
THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN — A Thief River Falls dairy plant plans to shut down. More than 100 people will lose their jobs. But the economic...
June 5, 2018 - 9:02am
May 30, 2018
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
SEBEKA, Minn. — A central Minnesota couple is feeling a little like new parents after a rare birth on their farm. A cow gave birth to quadruplet...
May 30, 2018 - 7:29pm
May 26, 2018
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
FARGO—Stacked pallets filled with bags of malt line the back of Drekker Brewing Co. here and a fermenting aroma vaguely reminiscent of...
May 26, 2018 - 8:13am
May 14, 2018
Farmers say trade more important than new farm bill
WASHINGTON — While debate continues on the 2018 farm bill in Washington, a majority of farm groups say trade is a bigger issue for them...
May 14, 2018 - 6:00am
April 10, 2018
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
FARGO — Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said a Republican push to expand work requirements for a food assistance program has brought farm...
April 10, 2018 - 6:47pm
March 29, 2018
Muddy calving season increases mortality risk
MITCHELL, S.D.—Thousands of newborn calves face a more perilous spring and summer because calving season hit its stride as snowmelt pooled...
March 29, 2018 - 12:56pm
March 26, 2018
Minn. ag commish on final lap as storied career to end on water
PRIOR LAKE, Minn. — Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson is on his last lap as the state's top ag official, pushing to...
March 26, 2018 - 6:07am
March 22, 2018
Extension offers farmer finance course
AITKIN—University of Minnesota Extension will offer a course covering finances for farmers. "Taking Charge of Your Finances: How to Survive...
March 22, 2018 - 9:00am
March 19, 2018
Is 'fake meat' competition for real meat?
Maybe it's because I have two chest freezers in my house filled mostly with beef raised practically in my front yard, but I feel a little out...
March 19, 2018 - 7:14am
March 17, 2018
Drink milk -- and save a farm
GRAND FORKS — U.S. dairy farmers work 365 days a year to provide the most nutritious, natural, local, farm-to-table drink. It's milk, found...
March 17, 2018 - 6:05am
March 9, 2018
400 heads for sale in Pine River - Organic gardening company opens
A growing business is about to sell the first fruits, or veggies, of its labor before most gardeners have started sprouting seeds. Veggys, an...
March 9, 2018 - 5:00am
February 26, 2018
Minn. invention Barn Boss cuts turkey trot
APPLETON, Minn. — If necessity is the mother of invention, then tom turkeys are fathers of Barn Boss, an invention designed to make working...
February 26, 2018 - 7:03am