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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Applications for school safety grants open Aug. 29
Horseback rider injured in Pillsbury State Forest
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
Rollover injures Little Falls man: Alcohol believed to be factor in crash
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Donald J. Watson
John Leslie Orr
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
High school football
December 6, 2017
High School Football: All-Star Game alumni social Saturday
The Minnesota Football Coaches Association second annual social event for alumni participants of the MFCA All-Star Football Game is scheduled...
December 6, 2017 - 11:00am
December 2, 2017
Prep Football: Brainerd heads all-area team
State or bust. The Brainerd lakes area was blessed with four state-qualifying teams, including Class 3A state champion Pierz. That level of success...
December 2, 2017 - 11:00am
November 22, 2017
Football: Pequot Lakes banquet Nov. 27
The Pequot Lakes Patriots football team will host an end-of-season banquet 6:30 p.m. Nov. 27 at the Grand View Lodge Grand Ballroom. Anyone interested in attending is asked to RSVP head coach Chip Lohmiller by Wednesday, Nov. 22.
November 22, 2017 - 7:30am
November 14, 2017
High School Football: 5 from area to play in All-Star game
Five Brainerd lakes area players have been selected to compete for the North All-Stars in the the Minnesota Football Showcase at 3 p.m. Dec....
November 14, 2017 - 3:00am
High School Football: PRB to forfeit Friday's game vs. Bagley
The Pine River-Backus Tigers will forfeit their scheduled game Friday at Bagley due to an insufficient number of players. PRB athletic/activities director Randy Schwegel said Wednesday the Tigers tentatively plan to play their home game Sept. 22 against Blackduck.
September 14, 2017 - 3:00am
April 5, 2016
Borleis on North All-Star Football team
Pequot Lakes quarterback CJ Borleis will play for the North team in the Minnesota Football Coaches Association Tackle Cancer All-Star Football...
April 5, 2016 - 4:01pm
October 18, 2015
Area Football: Patriots cruise into section championship game
PEQUOT LAKES - Austin Young caught two of C.J. Borleis' three touchdown passes during the No. 2-seeded Pequot Lakes Patriots' 30-15 win over the No. 6 Park Rapids Panthers in the Section 8-3A semifinals Saturday. Young finished with three receptions for 96 yards. Borleis was 5...
October 18, 2015 - 9:52pm
October 14, 2015
Area Football: Patriots handle Roseau to advance
PEQUOT LAKES - C.J. Borleis ran for a touchdown and passed for two more to lead the No. 2 Pequot Lakes Patriots past the No.
October 14, 2015 - 10:21am
Area Football: Tigers upset by Parkers Prairie
PINE RIVER - Zach Struss ran in two touchdowns and threw for two more TDs during the No. 3 Pine River-Backus Tigers 32-26 upset loss to the No.
October 14, 2015 - 10:18am
October 5, 2015
Area Football: Cardinals cruise to fourth victory
WADENA - Matt Miller rushed for a touchdown and was on the receiving end of a Mason Rychner TD pass as the Staples-Motley Cardinals shut out the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines 44-0 in a Midwest Blue Subdistrict game Friday night. Staples-Motley improved its record to 4-3.
October 5, 2015 - 7:57am
Area Football: Second quarter lifts Patriots past Prowlers
PEQUOT LAKES - Pequot Lakes scored all 13 points in the second quarter to defeat the Thief River Falls Prowlers 13-0 in the Patriots' homecoming football game Saturday afternoon. Chad Christianson scored on a four-yard run up the middle and Austin Young tallied on a nine-yard reverse...
October 5, 2015 - 7:48am
September 30, 2015
High School Football: Stark to present Wilson Golden Football to PR-B
The Pine River-Backus football team took a short break from watching film in head coach Tom Demars' classroom after school Monday. The unbeaten...
September 30, 2015 - 1:07pm