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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
Wade T. "Ted" Leggett
Anita C. Gibeau
Larry D. Johnson
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
After seeing 'horrifying'' Yanez video, Dayton says 'everyone is not treated equally' in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—With stone-faced African-American leaders standing behind him, Gov. Mark Dayton said Wednesday that watching the newly released...
June 21, 2017 - 10:09pm
June 20, 2017
Graphic video from police squad dash cam shows Philando Castile shooting
ST. PAUL — The dash-cam video at the center of the manslaughter trial that recently ended with a not guilty verdict against the former St....
June 20, 2017 - 9:15pm
May 31, 2017
Two potential jurors in Minnesota police shooting trial dismissed
ST. PAUL—A black woman and a white man were among those dismissed Wednesday as potential jurors for the manslaughter trial of a St. Anthony...
May 31, 2017 - 11:12pm
May 29, 2017
Philando Castile case: As jury selection begins, what do both sides look for?
ST. PAUL—In the most highly anticipated trial to take place in Minnesota in some time, one key element still remains up in the air: the...
May 29, 2017 - 10:09pm
May 16, 2017
Castile's marijuana use to be allowed at police officer's manslaughter trial
ST. PAUL—Evidence of marijuana use by Philando Castile on the day he was fatally shot by a St. Anthony police officer can be used at the...
May 16, 2017 - 7:17pm
April 27, 2017
It won't be Brainerd or Duluth, as Minnesota appeals court rejects accused police officer's request to move trial
ST. PAUL—The latest attempt by defense attorneys to get the upcoming trial of the St. Anthony police officer charged in the fatal shooting...
April 27, 2017 - 9:48pm
March 3, 2017
Girlfriend of Philando Castile arrested in alleged hammer assault
ST. PAUL — Police officers arrested Diamond Reynolds — the girlfriend of Philando Castile — and two other women Thursday,...
March 3, 2017 - 7:16pm
February 27, 2017
Officer charged in Twin Cities traffic stop shooting pleads not guilty to manslaughter
ST. PAUL -- The St. Anthony police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile during a July traffic stop that included a live video stream entered...
February 27, 2017 - 7:42pm
January 12, 2017
Many Castile protesters plead not guilty in shutdown of Interstate 94 in July
ST. PAUL—The passion that drew protesters onto St. Paul streets following the July police-involved shooting of a black motorist is now...
January 12, 2017 - 10:04pm
November 17, 2016
Costs of protests over Castile shooting reach $2M
ST. PAUL — Protests over the fatal Jul. 6 police shooting of Philando Castile have cost the St. Paul nearly $2 million. As of Wednesday, related...
November 17, 2016 - 12:57pm
November 16, 2016
Attorney: Deadly force not justified in Castile shooting, officer will be charged
ST. PAUL -- Ramsey County Attorney John Choi said that the use of deadly force in the shooting of Philando Castile last July was not justified...
November 16, 2016 - 10:59am
July 7, 2016
Dayton promises 'justice will be served' in police shooting of black man
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton promised protesters gathered after a second black man was killed by Twin Cities police in a year that...
July 7, 2016 - 11:10am