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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - Sept. 22, 2018
4 to be inducted in Pillager Hall of Fame
Pequot Lakes to celebrate homecoming week
Local Small Businesses Invited to Participate in Blitz
Pine River fishing contest to promote suicide awareness
High School Football: Failed PATs doom Patriots
Beargrease sled dog rerouted, shortened for 2019
Vikings' Thielen announces launch of foundation with $100K donation
DNR expect good waterfowl opener
Area Volleyball: Patriots blank Cardinals
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Dr. Rudd B. Thabes
Judith K. Lapke
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
Card games: Sept. 10-14, 2018
A Matter of Balance classes offered in area
Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
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
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 31, 2018
Crosslake School opens new facility
When the new school year begins Tuesday, Sept. 4, at Crosslake Community School, it will do so in a brand new, $7.3 million facility located...
August 31, 2018 - 4:00am
January 24, 2017
Director's Notes: Welcome to new beginnings
Welcome to 2017 with all of its hopes, challenges, victories and, unfortunately, defeats that may come our way. One of the fun things about working in public education is that we have the opportunity get "fresh starts" at different times of the year, this being one of them. This is...
January 24, 2017 - 10:04pm
June 2, 2016
Crosslake student operates nonprofit
After raising money for the Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion as part of Crosslake Community School's "Crosslake Experience" course, charter...
June 2, 2016 - 9:02am
November 19, 2015
Charter school officials discuss building plans
Crosslake Community School board members joined director Todd Lyscio and roughly 30 residents Tuesday, Nov.
November 19, 2015 - 9:43am
November 17, 2015
Crosslake: New charter school building to 'enhance learning experience'
Crosslake Community School plans to build a new facility - ideally to be ready for the 2017-18 school year - on the corner of County Road 66...
November 17, 2015 - 8:00am
September 18, 2015
Crosslake: Enrollment, funding 'not too different' for charter school
The Crosslake Community School, unlike other area schools, is in the middle of its fourth week of the new school year. Being a charter school that students and parents need to opt into, school administrators don't necessarily know what their enrollment numbers will look like until...
September 18, 2015 - 5:32pm
July 13, 2015
Backus: Council hears of resignations
The Backus City Council made public two resignations at its Monday, July 6, meeting. Included in the meeting documents was the announcement of the resignation of Gail Leverson as executive director of the Cass County Economic Development Corporation. The city has had a working relationship...
July 13, 2015 - 10:05am
July 8, 2015
Backus: Foothills Christian Academy to open in former school building
Pine Mountain Gospel Church, operating in the former Backus School building, plans to use a portion of the newest section of that building to open Foothills Christian Academy in the fall of 2016. Church representatives updated the Backus City Council on Monday, July 6, on these plans. The...
July 8, 2015 - 9:49am
April 23, 2015
Real-life civics lesson
April 23, 2015 - 1:52pm
October 29, 2014
Crosslake Community School: Board members elected
Crosslake Community School held its school board election during its parent-teacher meetings Tuesday, Oct. 21, and Thursday, Oct. 23. School parents and staff elected five new board members and re-elected two incumbents to join board chairwoman Lisa Schumacher, whose position was...
October 29, 2014 - 1:45pm