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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
People for Pequot - Nonprofit group forms 'for betterment of Pequot Lakes'
County updates vote counts in sheriff's race: Results unchanged
Election 2018: Pequot Lakes will have new mayor; area city, school board races listed
CLC to host annual Ag and Energy Research Center Field Day
Primary Election 2018
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley archery hunts
College Softball: CLC offering fall league
Area Golf News: Legacy leaderboard crowded
Pine River-Backus cancels varsity football season
Racing: Roe reflects on key events while general manager at BIR
Wayne "Wheaties" Wallin
Arnold C. Guttormson
Nicolaus (Nic) H. Anderson
James Isaac Albie
Shirley M. Bartes
Why hiker's rash happens, and how to make it less likely
Go beyond tomatoes with fresh salsas
Breaded pork tenderloin sandwich: Someone serve ASAP
3 things for better health
Serving as mayor has been a privilege
Vogt's Notes: Celebrate summer with us at an old-fashioned picnic Aug. 15
Commentary: Old tractor was more than a 'thing'
Letter to the editor: Put new spending up for a vote
The Last Windrow: For the birds
letters to the editor
Bill & Mary Crosby
Births: Aug. 7, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
August 11, 2018
Spies, lies, and audio-tapes
Maybe Republican Donald Trump isn't guilty of 'collusion' after all, because collusion isn't a crime, he says. However, many people are saying treason, conspiracy, spying, obstruction of justice, and many other felonies appear to be part of his repertoire. Respected media companies...
August 11, 2018 - 7:30am
July 28, 2018
RNC touts voter data system in place for 2018 Minnesota midterms
Representatives of the Republican National Committee are touting the prowess of their voter data analytics program—they say it could turn...
July 28, 2018 - 8:00am
July 26, 2018
Blue, green or both: 8th District DFLers spar on mining, environment
As people left the Chalberg Theatre Monday night, July 23, after two hours of debate among five DFLers vying for the 8th Congressional District...
July 26, 2018 - 3:54pm
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
As I See It: The America I believe we need
Without the "every critical word is directed at our current president approach" of Don Bye's column from last week, I offer a few comments and corrections. We are not in danger of sliding toward another Sodom and Gomorrah. We've been there since the start of the 20th century and have...
July 16, 2018 - 7:30am
July 14, 2018
Letter to the Editor: There's only one set of facts
Steve Olson certainly likes to reference words, not deeds. He said I should Google "Trump quotes that challenge constitutional laws." I did, and it gave me 2,680,000 results, not the 5,500,000 stated by Mr. Olson. If you Google the same phrase but substitute "Obama" for "Trump" you...
July 14, 2018 - 7:30am
July 6, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Response to letter writer's confusion
A letter writer recently criticized both Bob Uppgaard and myself for our separate, independently expressed assessments of President Trump's performance in office, especially of Trump's widely feared anti-stability stands on separation of powers and upholding constitutional law.
July 6, 2018 - 7:30am
July 1, 2018
As I See It: Let's think about immigration
Suppose next Tuesday evening about suppertime as you are sitting down to eat, there's a knock on the door. You go to the door wondering who it might be, and when you open it a man, woman and three children and some meager belongings sort of push their way into your house. As you try...
July 1, 2018 - 7:30am
June 25, 2018
How much will Trump's visit cost Fargo police? The mayor wants to know.
FARGO — When a presidential campaign descends on a city, local police often help with security. Many cities will bill campaigns for those services,...
June 25, 2018 - 6:51am
June 22, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Not Pink Floyd's wall
Republicans are in denial over the issue of separating frightened, innocent children from frightened, innocent parents on the U.S. southern border. Attorney General Jeff Sessions (Republican) held a news conference justifying such cruel treatment of those simply trying to escape bad...
June 22, 2018 - 1:30am
June 20, 2018
Trump takes steps to keep immigrant parents, kids together
DULUTH -- Families crossing the American border illegally will be kept together, but President Donald Trump promises to remain tough on immigration. In...
June 20, 2018 - 10:08pm
Heat, power outage affecting those waiting for Trump in Duluth
DULUTH -- Hundreds of people were in the dark in what was described as excruciating heat in a section of skywalk as they waited in line Wednesday...
June 20, 2018 - 3:25pm
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 15, 2018
Supreme Court strikes state law banning political apparel in polling places
A Minnesota case involving electioneering at polling places on Election Day came before the U.S. Supreme Court, but state and local officials...
June 15, 2018 - 8:00am