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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Minnesota attorney general files insulin pricing lawsuit
UPDATE: Authorities still searching for missing Wisconsin girl
Pine River-Backus Elementary School Students of the Month
Poston earns Guardian of Small Business award
Dodge attempts to pass Mercury, crashes on Highway 18
Still Thielen Good: Record pace continues for Minnesota's homegrown star
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots fall in section final
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
Minn. high school football captain apologizes after leaving sidelines to tackle would-be touchdown scorer
Diamond Club golf scramble hosted at the Preserve
Christopher Alan "Chris" Johnson
Leona Jane Palmer
Angela L. Wallin
Wonderful winter squash!
Out of the Darkness Nisswa Walk
Eagles Nest Church to host spaghetti dinner
Faith: 'Onward, Christian Soldiers'
Senior Menus: Oct. 15-19, 2018
Grim's Tales: The Time Lapse Debacle
From the Lefthand Corner: Women unite - at the ballot box
The Cracker Barrel: Enemy of progress?
Just say yes to Apple Day
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
October 7, 2018
Faith: Life, civil rights and the human heart
I'm not a scientist. I'm not a medical doctor. But I am a pastor in the Catholic Christian Church - not cold hearted, not hateful, not "locked away in an ivory tower" and apart from God's people, but among them and loving them intensely, listening, conversing and walking with them....
October 7, 2018 - 7:30am
August 17, 2018
Nisswa church to host VBS Aug. 20-23
Christ Community Church in Nisswa will host Vacation Bible School, "Into the Wilderness," from 6-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Aug. 20-23, for ages 4 to sixth grade. The church is at 24646 Hazelwood Drive, Nisswa. Call the church office with any questions at 218-963-2626.
August 17, 2018 - 6:30am
July 8, 2018
Area Dining: A southern infusion is happening at Cragun's
EAST GULL LAKE—Food fusion. Seems like a funny term until you meet Wayd Lovaas, the new executive chef at Cragun's Resort in East Gull...
July 8, 2018 - 8:00am
July 1, 2018
Area Dining: Lost Lake's community outreach through pasta
A small group of do-it-yourself chefs sat salivating Wednesday. Brian Plum and Flor Molero captivated elementary aged audience members and intrigued...
July 1, 2018 - 8:00am
June 11, 2018
Community Action donates planters to Pequot Lakes
Community Action of Pequot Lakes donated bobber flower planters to the city of Pequot Lakes. "This has been in the works for over a year," said...
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
April 22, 2018
Willpower, strength and determination: A personal journey to losing 100 pounds in less than a year
If anyone had asked me a year ago if I could envision myself 100 pounds lighter, I know I would have laughed at them. The idea of accomplishing...
April 22, 2018 - 6:00am
March 20, 2018
Faith in Action volunteers hold up to growing requests
Two or three times each week, Faith in Action Volunteer Bob King, of Backus, leaves home in his Suburban to pick up a neighbor in Hackensack...
March 20, 2018 - 9:00am
March 18, 2018
Faith: The gospel preaches a radical message
I was recently reading about Jeffrey Dahmer, an American serial killer who committed the rape, murder and dismemberment of 17 men and boys. The depths of evil that Dahmer went to are too hideous to describe in detail here, but the man took on the very face of evil. However, after...
March 18, 2018 - 4:30am
February 11, 2018
Faith: Conflict vs. peacemaking
We live in a world filled with conflict. We have conflict between nations, in our government, just a little bit in our politics (ha ha!), at work, in our schools, at home, in our marriages and with our children. And when we are in conflict situations we can become conflict "fakers"...
February 11, 2018 - 3:30am
February 8, 2018
Area residents take part in Super Bowl LII
Among the more than 10,000 volunteers and unknown number of security personnel in Minneapolis during Super Bowl LII festivities were lakes area...
February 8, 2018 - 5:00am
January 7, 2018
Faith: Grace for today
Have you ever felt stuck? I used to be the kind of person who was always looking ahead. I would plan and prepare, dream and set goals. I lived much of my life focused on the future, anticipating what was to come. I didn't have time to dwell on the past because I was too busy looking...
January 7, 2018 - 7:30am
Essentia Health dietitian services available in area
Seeing a registered dietitian to answer questions about diet or make a personalized nutrition plan is now more convenient for people living in Baxter, Crosslake, Hackensack, Pequot Lakes and Pine River. Essentia Health clinics in these communities are offering telehealth appointments...
January 7, 2018 - 6:30am
January 6, 2018
Fall prevention class to start Jan. 8 in Brainerd
Many older adults experience concerns about falling and will often restrict their activities to avoid the risk. To help, Crow Wing Energized is launching another Matter of Balance course designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. By emphasizing practical ideas to manage...
January 6, 2018 - 4:30am
January 1, 2018
Heartland Hospice seeks volunteers
Heartland Hospice is looking for caring and dedicated people with an interest in serving terminally ill patients and their families in Pequot Lakes and the outlying communities. Volunteers provide services such as friendly visiting, pet visits, musical enrichment, art enrichment,...
January 1, 2018 - 7:30am
Pine River cribbage tournament to start Jan. 9
The 41st annual Pine River cribbage tournament will start at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, at the Pine River American Legion. The tournament will run...
January 1, 2018 - 3:30am