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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
McAllister wins awards for livestock
Breezy Point couple's daughter wins title
Agendas - July 22
The Regional Report: National Guard lawsuit ends; council floats sales tax hike in Little Falls
Ideal Green Market hosts annual meeting
PR-B fall sign-up meeting July 30
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Donald R. Lyonais
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C. Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Emily church to host Jumpin' Jehosafats in concert
Faith: Permanent marks
Senior Menus: July 23-27, 2018
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
The Cracker Barrel: Sweet summertime
From the Lefthand Corner: Big Trump and little Trump - Panderers both
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
government and politics
July 20, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Official announcement or politics?
ST. PAUL—Elected officials seeking re-election, or hoping to win another office, often make announcements that make it unclear if they...
July 20, 2018 - 5:03pm
July 16, 2018
Trump Russian comments rile Minnesota elections leader
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's election chief says President Donald Trump made United States elections less secure with his comments doubting Russian...
July 16, 2018 - 5:11pm
Minnesota revises driver's licenses to be more secure
ST. PAUL—New Minnesota driver's licenses will be more difficult to forge, be easier for law enforcement officers to read and contain more...
July 16, 2018 - 4:02pm
July 5, 2018
Dayton declares weather emergencies in 36 counties; to visit southwest Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has declared emergencies in three dozen counties and the Red Lake reservation after a series of storms starting...
July 5, 2018 - 9:47pm
June 19, 2018
Minnesotans seek to keep immigrant families together
ST. PAUL—Daniel Del Toro remembers 1990 when federal authorities separated him from his parents, who had just crossed from Mexico into...
June 19, 2018 - 3:41pm
June 5, 2018
Ellison opts for Minn. attorney general over Congress re-election
ST. PAUL—U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison is running for Minnesota attorney general. He filled out the paperwork, surrounded by the media, in the...
June 5, 2018 - 1:27pm
June 3, 2018
DFL notebook: Erin, Erin on Minnesota ticket
ROCHESTER, Minn.—Democratic governor candidate Erin Murphy picked as her running mate a first-term state legislator who gained wide attention...
June 3, 2018 - 5:45pm
June 2, 2018
Murphy endorsed, but Walz to challenge in primary
ROCHESTER, Minn.—Erin Murphy left the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party convention its endorsed candidate, only to face a familiar...
June 2, 2018 - 6:35pm
May 23, 2018
Dayton vetoes most legislative session work
ST. PAUL -- The veto pen found found most legislation Minnesota lawmakers passed this year. Gov. Mark Dayton announced Wednesday, May 23, that...
May 23, 2018 - 4:38pm
May 19, 2018
Dayton plans to veto most major legislation
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor and legislative leaders began negotiating finances and policy just over 24 hours before their constitutional...
May 19, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 15, 2018
Child care fraud-terrorism connection report bothers Minnesota lawmakers
ST. PAUL—There is no proof that state money to help low-income Minnesota families afford child care ended up in the hands of terrorists,...
May 15, 2018 - 9:39pm
May 10, 2018
Minnesota Senate passes $20 million opioid bill
ST. PAUL—Minnesota would collect $20 million from opioid painkiller makers and distributors under Senate-passed legislation. "We cannot...
May 10, 2018 - 6:35pm
May 9, 2018
Minnesota Senate chairman: 'Not one nickel more' for bonding
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton needs to accept a smaller public works bill, the Minnesota Senate chairman in charge of the issue says. "I don't...
May 9, 2018 - 5:51pm
May 3, 2018
Lindstrom announces bid for Cass County attorney
WALKER—Cass County Attorney Ben Lindstrom announced his intention to run for election to the office of Cass County attorney. Lindstrom...
May 3, 2018 - 10:00am
May 2, 2018
Minnesota House GOP: Borrow $825 million for public works projects
ST. PAUL—Repairing, not building, is a public works priority for Minnesota House Republicans. Instead of constructing lots of new buildings, they propose fixing roofs, painting peeling walls and other such routine but needed work. The House public works plan, to be funded by...
May 2, 2018 - 6:56pm