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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Radinovich champions labor causes in face of workforce declines
Backus Legion dinner to benefit 4-H
Winter hours to begin at Crow Wing County landfill
Child sexual exploitation happens - Events addressing prevention set
AARP seeks tax aide volunteers
Emily Greens Champions
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
Volleyball: 7th-grade Patriots take Mid-State crown
High School Football: Green Wave washes over Patriots
Inside the Outdoors: 'f/8, and Be There'
Greg R. Blume
Jordan Scott Kohl
Crosslake church to host hymn festival Sunday
We are more than pink!
Chef's Hat: Shrimp are versatile, but don't overcook them
Going Dutch: Hodgepodge Potatoes are a cold-weather comfort
Pleasant Hill Church to host fall harvest concert
Letter to the editor: CWC needs Barrows, Brekken
Letter to the editor: Vote Cathy Malecha for mayor
Guest Opinion: Your Legal Rights: Computer Scams
Letter to the editor: Crosslake's Nevin takes a stand
Letter to the editor: Vote Moody for PL School Board
letters to the editor
Kate Wulf- Mathew Spaan
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
October 10, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board learns of special ed math initiative
Brainerd School Board members heard Monday, Oct. 8, about district efforts to improve math curricula for special education students.
October 10, 2018 - 7:00am
September 25, 2018
United Way Blitz invites businesses to event
United Way will launch its third annual Small Business Blitz Thursday, Sept. 27. During this three-hour event, board members and volunteers from United Way will visit small businesses throughout the area, answering questions and picking up contributions for the local United Way.
September 25, 2018 - 11:30am
August 17, 2018
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
FARGO — There is something to be said about being in the right place at the right time. It feels fortuitous, almost like someone is watching...
August 17, 2018 - 9:25am
Brainerd School Board: District approves pay raises for security officers
Brainerd High School's security officers will see a 2 percent increase in their hourly pay—from $19.63 to $20.02—for the 2018-19...
August 17, 2018 - 7:00am
July 14, 2018
Crosslake dog park moving forward. Donations needed
Crosslake's planned dog park is moving into the next phase - fundraising and construction. The 1-acre dog park will be located on a portion of...
July 14, 2018 - 8:00am
July 4, 2018
Leech Lake Area Watershed Foundation moves to new location
WALKER—The Leech Lake Area Watershed Foundation recently moved to a main street location in Walker and has begun to expose its conservation...
July 4, 2018 - 10:00am
July 3, 2018
Care N Share Cafe serves 100,000 meals - Donations still needed
The Community Care N Share Café, a 501(c)(3) in Emily, is celebrating serving 100,000 meals since 2008. Located at the Wesleyan Church in Emily, the Care N Share Café gets food from Second Harvest Food Bank and through other donations and serves those in need within a 25-mile radius...
July 3, 2018 - 9:11am
June 6, 2018
Donations needed for Neighbor Helping Neighbor Garage Sale
Items in good condition are needed for the first Neighbor Helping Neighbor Garage Sale set for Friday-Saturday, June 29-30, at The Faith Project at 1635 E. Ponto Lake Road NW in Backus. The sale is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. All proceeds from this sale go to support...
June 6, 2018 - 6:30am
April 17, 2018
GLAR donates to food shelves, Boys and Girls Clubs
The Greater Lakes Association of Realtors Foundation donated $4,500 to area food shelves in Aitkin, Akeley, Brainerd/Baxter, Crosby, Crosslake, Emily, Garrison, Hackensack, Isle, Little Falls, Longville, Motley, Park Rapids, Nisswa/Pequot Lakes, PIerz, Pillager, Sebeka, Staples and...
April 17, 2018 - 7:30am
March 10, 2018
Goals set for Nisswa Lake Park, Donor honored
At a celebration of the Nisswa Lake Park and Recreational Area project, goals for the next three years were announced, and donor Millie Gjertson...
March 10, 2018 - 5:00am
February 25, 2018
Pine River Area Food Shelf seeks donations
"Ollie, Ollie, Oxen free" - here I come to find you. I loved playing hide-and-seek as a kid, but now I need everyone to come out of hiding. March is designated as Food Shelf Month. Last year our Pine River Area Food Shelf gave out 84,389 pounds of food to your neighbors who were hungry,...
February 25, 2018 - 3:30am
January 23, 2018
Day of Caring raises $51,000 for Brainerd Salvation Army
BAXTER—Mills Fleet Farm Monday presented the Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army with a gift of $20,000. The gift represents $20,000 worth of...
January 23, 2018 - 9:00am
January 9, 2018
'Get comfortable with being uncomfortable'
Have you ever had one of those conversations - like the game telephone - when you start with one subject and end on an entirely different subject? We started with hammock, went to how we've slept camping, to how soldiers used to sleep, to questioning how Army soldiers now sleep and...
January 9, 2018 - 7:30am
December 29, 2017
Director's Notes: Christmas generosity on display at CCS
It is the afternoon of Dec. 15, and I am sitting in my office taking a breath after a very busy week and pondering what is sitting in front of me. At the moment, my office looks a lot more like Santa's workshop than anything else. There are 10 baskets of food and bags of presents...
December 29, 2017 - 4:30am
December 27, 2017
Donations sought for CLC's Dryden Theatre updates
In order to transform the Dryden Theatre into a top-shelf event space, Central Lakes College recently launched the Dryden Theatre Campaign to raise $130,000 for the following upgrades: • New, more comfortable theatre-style seats. • Better technical support with the addition of...
December 27, 2017 - 7:30am