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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
Adam S. Ritter
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
February 16, 2018
What I missed during sex education - and you probably did too
FARGO — If you're like me then you didn't have the "sex talk" with your parents. There was little time for that conversation. Four children...
February 16, 2018 - 10:06am
February 13, 2018
'Go for it': Couple celebrates first anniversary at 81
DULUTH—Al and Jenny Lopez dated for three months before they decided to tie the knot on Valentine's Day last year. "When you're 80 years...
February 13, 2018 - 5:57pm
I'm glad my daughter has an older brother -- here's why
FARGO — Nearly five years ago I found out I was expecting my son, and I was a little nervous. After growing up with two sisters, I assumed...
February 13, 2018 - 11:00am
Presence, not presents, for Valentine's Day
FARGO — Flowers, jewelry or chocolates may have been expected in the past, but this Valentine's Day more and more couples are opting for...
February 13, 2018 - 10:15am
February 12, 2018
Simple questions have a big impact on family meals
A little stack of cards sat next to our second-grader Anika's supper plate one night this past week. Yes, it's supper, not dinner, on the prairie....
February 12, 2018 - 8:54am
February 6, 2018
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
FARGO — I hear a lot about "mom guilt." It's the feeling that we're somehow not good enough for our kids or not doing enough for them....
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am
January 28, 2018
'Business casual' has new meaning for telecommuters
FARGO — A week or so ago, I was watching "Working Girl," the ultimate '80s workplace comedy starring Melanie Griffith as a working-class...
January 28, 2018 - 8:05am
January 27, 2018
Mom delivers baby in vehicle on way to Aitkin hospital
Brainerd resident Kelsey Henson never thought she would deliver her baby along a Minnesota highway. But that is what happened the morning of...
January 27, 2018 - 5:00am
January 12, 2018
Cass County: WIC program helps women, infants
WIC is a supplemental nutrition and breastfeeding program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). It is administered by each state but funded primarily by federal grants to provide nutritional services, breastfeeding support and food supplements to income-eligible pregnant or postpartum...
January 12, 2018 - 5:30am
December 26, 2017
Home for the holidays: How to keep kids entertained
Now that Christmas is over, parents are breathing a sign of relief and looking forward to getting back to a normal routine. Except that won't...
December 26, 2017 - 6:53am
Adopting the spirit of giving
The Abersolls would hardly describe themselves as typical candidates to be foster parents. The possibility had never occurred to Beth and Tate,...
December 26, 2017 - 5:00am
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 22, 2017
Holidays are a good time to check in on older adults
As people gather for the holidays, family and friends often get a fresh look at how well older people in their lives are doing. Minnesota has several resources to help families address issues that may be noticed.
December 22, 2017 - 1:30pm
Rebuilding for Christmas - Wrights are grateful for their family this season
As the year comes to an end, many people tend to look back and take stock of what has happened over the last 12 months. For Todd and Shannon...
December 22, 2017 - 4:00am
November 23, 2017
Crow Wing County seeks foster, adoptive families
November is Adoption Awareness Month. It's a time to recognize and celebrate with families who have adopted children from the foster care system or are in the process of adopting. In 2016, eight adoptions were finalized in Crow Wing County, and five have been finalized so far in 2017....
November 23, 2017 - 8:30am