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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County offers early voting for November general election
Cass County Board: Commissioners eliminate Leech Lake representative from children's initiative board
Breezy Point: Police chief warns of IRS scam
Pine River-Backus to 'Walk Like an Egyptian' for homecoming
Pine River: Parking ordinance renews old dispute
DNR expect good waterfowl opener
Area Volleyball: Patriots blank Cardinals
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
Danecdotes: Vikings' tie was rough, but bright spots abound
Judith K. Lapke
Wilma A. Gehrls
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Joanne Kay Miller
A Matter of Balance classes offered in area
Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
Grace UMC to host tailgate party Friday
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
A Matter of Balance: Reducing risk of falling
Slow down to give and receive kindness
The Last Windrow: A time when people pulled together to save a town
Letter to the Editor: Andrews a wise choice in Crosslake
Letter to the editor: Here's the big deal about marijuana use
The Last Windrow: Pheasant hunt memories remain crystal clear
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
August 23, 2018
Class to cover winter salt use best practices
When snow and ice start to accumulate on Brainerd lakes area roads, parking lots and sidewalks, salt is often applied, which contains chloride,...
August 23, 2018 - 9:23am
August 17, 2018
Cloquet businessman to fight deportation
CLOQUET , Minn. — A man known for his involvement in a popular Cloquet restaurant was deported to Mexico this week but will petition for re-entry into the United States, his wife said Friday, Aug. 17. Pedro Aranda, 42, is back in his home country after being arrested by U.S....
August 17, 2018 - 7:45pm
May 1, 2018
DNR urges extreme caution on late-season ice
Lakes in every part of Minnesota are experiencing later-than-usual ice-out but temperatures are rising. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
May 1, 2018 - 3:00am
April 13, 2018
DNR reminder: Return of cold weather doesn't mean ice is safe
With cold weather returning across much of the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reminds ice anglers and other recreationists...
April 13, 2018 - 4:30am
January 21, 2018
Vehicle at the bottom of the lake? Minn. dive team explains process
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Ask Gary Thompson why people break through the ice, and he'll say they usually don't do a good enough job of testing...
January 21, 2018 - 10:22am
January 3, 2018
Blocks of ice from Spicer being cut out for St. Paul Winter Carnival ice castle
SPICER, Minn. — Wearing ice-covered boots and wiping away icicles from beards and noses, a crew of about 40 people were busy Wednesday,...
January 3, 2018 - 9:43pm
December 10, 2017
Inside the Outdoors: First ice is a timeless temptation
Last weekend my wife and I and our Labrador retriever took a walk to enjoy what was predicted to be the warmer and sunnier of the weekend days,...
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
Central Minn. farm worker from Guatemala makes his case to stay in U.S.
ST. PAUL—Wearing tan pants and a dark-colored sweatshirt with shackles on his hands and feet, a teary-eyed Julio Estrada Escobar admitted...
November 10, 2017 - 8:41am
July 4, 2017
Men earn life-saving award for Gladstone Lake incident
Ronald Odash and Spencer Bobst were recognized for saving the life of a man who had fallen through the ice near Nisswa in March. Gary Daml was...
July 4, 2017 - 5:00am
March 2, 2017
Sheriff's offices warn of deteriorating ice
As unseasonably warm weather quickly deteriorates ice conditions on lakes across much of the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
March 2, 2017 - 9:25pm
February 21, 2017
Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Unseasonably warm temperatures and steady rainfall have prompted local and state officials to urge caution when venturing onto...
February 21, 2017 - 5:31pm
January 25, 2017
Minn. driver learns a lesson: Lake ice is never completely safe
A motorist found out the hard way Monday night that no ice is safe. Ben Olmscheid of Breezy Point was driving his full-size Ford pickup on the...
January 25, 2017 - 10:45am
January 20, 2017
Ice Fishing Extravaganza a go after successful ice check
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl deemed the ice on Gull Lake safe enough for the annual Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza after measuring...
January 20, 2017 - 8:09pm
January 5, 2017
Under the snow: Nice ice
Travis Grimler/Echo Journal After the area received holiday snow, Pine River Public Works Director Mike Hansen clears the city ice rink Tuesday,...
January 5, 2017 - 10:55pm
Here's a tip: Walk like penguins on ice
Are you hoping to avoid slipping on a slippery sidewalk? In Germany, trauma surgeons advised the public on Wednesday to walk like penguins to...
January 5, 2017 - 4:17pm