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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus Students of the Month
Brainerd Public Schools: Board reviews preliminary designs for Nisswa Elementary - Public feedback sought
Safety for Students app available to schools
Game of Thrones: Manhattan Beach mayor to be chosen with 'game of chance'
Jenkins to receive funds for road improvement
Racing: BIR owner dies in boating accident
Boxing: Gathering for former Wadena coach Wednesday, Nov. 14
PL 8th-graders win Pacesetter
Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
PL 7th-graders first in Paynesville
Rockne D. Anderson
Edward Shetka, Jr.
Carol Jean (Erickson) Kalmbacher
James V. Olson
Kimberly Ann Nordby
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
Card games: Oct. 29-Nov. 2, 2018
Living Savior to host parents' night out
Guest Opinion: Ask a Trooper
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
Guest Opinion: Cass County Sheriff's Corner
Reader Opinion: Ready to Serve
The Last Windrow: Elected officials should run into this constituent
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
October 10, 2018
October snow? Weather service says yes
Brainerd residents may see about an inch of snow when they wake up Thursday, Oct. 11. Though this expected snow will fall well before Halloween,...
October 10, 2018 - 10:00pm
September 3, 2018
Weekend storms bring power outages, damaged houses across lakes area
Nearly 1,000 power outages plagued the lakes area Friday, Aug. 31, as storms with severe wind and hail knocked down trees and damaged houses....
September 3, 2018 - 5:00am
August 20, 2018
Smoky sunsets may give way to rainstorms
Gray, smoky skies are expected to give way to thunder and lightning and some much-needed rain. Canadian wildfire smoke originating from British...
August 20, 2018 - 3:00am
July 24, 2018
'The power of nature is ruthless': Uncle shares story of 13-year-old's drowning
When Brainerd native Chris Crust thinks of his nephew Murdoch, he thinks of the boy's light-hearted nature and independent streak. "He was kind...
July 24, 2018 - 5:00am
July 13, 2018
When it rains, it pours: Unofficial reports shows up to 10 inches in Aitkin County
Aitkin County was hit hard by rain during an early morning storm Thursday, July 12, raising concerns for flooding in the area. Rainfall of up...
July 13, 2018 - 5:00am
July 10, 2018
Area averts damage as storm calmer than expected
It was a storm that appeared as if it would pack a punch in the Brainerd lakes area, but didn't. Sgt. Brad Rittgers of the Cass County Sheriff's...
July 10, 2018 - 4:00am
July 4, 2018
Minnesota teen climbs to safety after rain washes out road
OLIVIA, Minn.—A 16-year-old driver was had to climb to safety after the car he was driving plunged into a crevasse after heavy rains washed...
July 4, 2018 - 8:10pm
July 3, 2018
Storms in forecast for Fourth
When it comes to Fourth of July celebrations this year, it's boom or bust for the Brainerd lakes area. Throughout Wednesday, July 4, scores of...
July 3, 2018 - 7:40pm
June 19, 2018
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
BLACKDUCK, Minn.—Northwest Minnesota rancher Rachel Gray suffered through drought last summer. She promised herself then that "I'll never...
June 19, 2018 - 3:56pm
June 17, 2018
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't let the rain get you down
"Rain, rain, go away." I've heard that phrase a couple times today, as I sit writing this column on a dark, stormy Monday. Though the gloomy...
June 17, 2018 - 4:30am
March 7, 2018
Weather watchers wanted: Nationwide network seeks volunteers to track rain, snow
FARGO — Every day, Mark Uselman records the precipitation that lands in his backyard. The north Fargo resident has made observing the weather...
March 7, 2018 - 6:59pm
March 2, 2018
Sloppy weather could be headed this way
Area residents may be thinking spring in the Brainerd lakes area, but Mother Nature is offering hints they shouldn't get too far ahead of themselves...
March 2, 2018 - 8:00am