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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Backus Legion officers installed
Ruttger Family honored for philanthropy
Smaller turnout, bigger fish at week 4 of Hackensack fishing contest
Making the Grade: July 15, 2018
Outdoor Notes for July 15
Golf results - July 12, 2018
Danecdotes: Fan voting affects all-star games
KLICK! - Run for the Walleye
PL 9U team league champs
Edward R. Van Beek
Jevonne M. Ness
Julius Clifford Matson
Michael T. Koering
Backus Legion Auxiliary makes donation
Card games: July 2-6, 2018
One pan egg bake: only fresh ingredients needed
Chef's Hat: For a sweet treat, grill fruit
Our Lady of the Lakes Parish to hold capital fund drive
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
The Last Windrow: Life lessons learned on the farm
Letter to the editor: Thank you, Pequot Lakes police
Letter to the Editor: There's only one set of facts
Cheesehead Chatter: Farewell to Echoland
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
Cass County Sheriff's Office
July 12, 2018
Autopsy rules death of area man not caused by bear scare
PINE RIVER—The Cass County Sheriff's Office is investigating a death of a 70-year-old man who had an encounter with a bear before having...
July 12, 2018 - 11:31am
July 11, 2018
Tractor and car crash, injuring 2
MOTLEY—Two passengers suffered injury when a New Holland tractor and a Pontiac Grand Prix crashed at 9:33 a.m. Tuesday, July 10, on Highway...
July 11, 2018 - 4:00am
July 10, 2018
Sheriff's Corner: How the severe weather warning system works in Cass County
The Cass County Sheriff's Office has recently received some questions concerning the use of weather sirens. This month, we would like to take the opportunity to talk about severe weather warning systems and our role and response in these situations.
July 10, 2018 - 4:30am
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
June 30, 2018
Report: Northern Minnesota inmate drank windshield washer fluid before dying
WALKER, Minn.—A 54-year-old jail inmate, found March 15 unresponsive in his jail cell in Walker in north-central Minnesota, allegedly drank...
June 30, 2018 - 9:08pm
Head-on collision kills Bena man
WALKER—A 24-year-old Bena man died in a two-vehicle head-on collision at 5:16 p.m. Thursday, June 28, on Highway 371 in Walker. The Minnesota...
June 30, 2018 - 4:00am
June 13, 2018
Search continues for missing boater in Cass County
BACKUS—The Cass County Sheriff's Office continued to search for the man who went missing Tuesday, June 12, when a boat overturned on a...
June 13, 2018 - 7:49pm
June 11, 2018
Investigation underway after deadly assault in Cass County
A 25-year-old Cass Lake man died late Thursday evening after suffering injuries in a serious assault. According to the Cass County Sheriff's...
June 11, 2018 - 8:00am
June 5, 2018
Cass Sheriff's Office Community Outreach Day is June 28 in Fairview Township
The Cass County Sheriff's Office announced the next Community Outreach Day will be 11 a.m.-2 p.m. June 28 at the Fairview Township Building, 10219 Cass County Road 77, between Lake Shore and East Gull Lake.
June 5, 2018 - 4:30am
May 22, 2018
Rear-end crash injures 3
WALKER—Three drivers were injured, but only one was transported to a hospital following a crash at 8:06 a.m. Monday, May 21. The crash...
May 22, 2018 - 8:00am
May 10, 2018
Court charges woman in stabbing
WALKER—An East Gull Lake woman is facing an assault charge involving a stabbing earlier this week at a group home in East Gull Lake. Lisa...
May 10, 2018 - 3:06pm
May 9, 2018
Sheriff's office responds to stabbing at group home
EAST GULL LAKE—Authorities arrested a group home client Tuesday, May 8, after she allegedly stabbed an employee in the back. The employee,...
May 9, 2018 - 4:00am
May 5, 2018
Sheriff's office identifies 22-year-old killed in crash into river
EAST GULL LAKE—Authorities identified the victim of a fatal crash into the Gull River Thursday morning. Found dead inside his overturned...
May 5, 2018 - 11:00am
May 3, 2018
Man dies when car crashes into Gull River
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that at 5:50 a.m. Thursday, May 3, the Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report of a single motor vehicle crash in the Gull River on the Gull Lake Dam Road in East Gull Lake. Officers and First Responders arrived on scene and located a 2007...
May 3, 2018 - 5:30pm
April 19, 2018
1 hospitalized after 2-vehicle crash
BEMIDJI—A 50-year-old man was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 5:16 p.m. on Highway 2 at 65th Avenue Northwest in Pike Bay Township in...
April 19, 2018 - 4:00am