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April 22, 2018
DeLynn Howard lost 100 pounds in less than a year in her recent journey. After steadily caring for others in recent years, she made her own health and well-being a priority.
Willpower, strength and determination: A personal journey to losing 100 pounds in less than a year
April 22, 2018 - 6:00am
March 20, 2018
Faith in Action Volunteers like Bob King of Backus enjoy helping their neighbors in their communities.
Faith in Action volunteers hold up to growing requests
March 20, 2018 - 9:00am
March 18, 2018
Faith: The gospel preaches a radical message
March 18, 2018 - 4:30am
February 11, 2018
Faith: Conflict vs. peacemaking
February 11, 2018 - 3:30am
February 8, 2018
Heather Meyer, left of center, was among approximately 10,000 volunteers to make the grade and help out at the Super Bowl in Minneapolis.
Area residents take part in Super Bowl LII
February 8, 2018 - 5:00am
January 7, 2018
Faith: Grace for today
January 7, 2018 - 7:30am
Essentia Health dietitian services available in area
January 7, 2018 - 6:30am
January 6, 2018
Fall prevention class to start Jan. 8 in Brainerd
January 6, 2018 - 4:30am
January 1, 2018
Heartland Hospice seeks volunteers
January 1, 2018 - 7:30am
Modern style wooden loop board with coloured pegs. By Bruce Guenter -
Pine River cribbage tournament to start Jan. 9
January 1, 2018 - 3:30am
December 25, 2017
Members of the sheets family gathers before the fireplace at their property in Aitkin County, about 20 miles outside of Aitkin, near Glen. (From left) NovaLee, Alexis, Amelia, Jen, Jessica, Miracle, Joshua and Eli. Not pictured: Timothy. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Fostering the spirit of Christmas
December 25, 2017 - 5:00am
December 22, 2017
Crosslake Christian Assembly of God lists Christmas service
December 22, 2017 - 4:30am
December 19, 2017
Joyce Taraldson points to Gordon Zeidler's music sheet while singing Christmas carols with Pequot Lakes High School Girls Choir members, including Erin Hilgers (left), Kailey Gerdes and Aaliyah Lee on Thursday, Dec. 7. Taraldson and Zeidler are Senior Class Care residents. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
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Christmas carol singalong
December 19, 2017 - 10:00am
December 8, 2017
Desiree Dawson, 6, shares a detailed list with Santa Claus at the Holiday at the Dam celebration in Crosslake on Saturday, Dec. 2. Dan Determan / Echo Journal
Holiday at the Dam
December 8, 2017 - 10:00am
December 7, 2017
Kate Hoefs (left), Soren Nordby, Madelyn Moorhouse, Sanibel Goerges, Lila Nordby and Myra Nordby enjoy a horse and wagon ride Friday, Dec. 1, at the Jenkins tree lighting event. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Jenkins lights up the park
December 7, 2017 - 8:00am