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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves preliminary levy
Faces: Pequot Lakes police officer goes back to school as liaison
Making the Grade: Sept. 23, 2018
Police Blotter - Sept. 22, 2018
4 to be inducted in Pillager Hall of Fame
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
Golf results - Sept. 20, 2018
PLHS students succeed on N.D. waterfowl hunt
High School Football: Failed PATs doom Patriots
Beargrease sled dog rerouted, shortened for 2019
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Dr. Rudd B. Thabes
Senior Menus: Sept. 24-28, 2018
Faith: Unity in a divided nation
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
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
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
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
September 18, 2018
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
LE CENTER, Minn. — Lloyd Tiede never cries. "I have never seen my Dad cry besides when his father passed away," said Adrianna Tiede, Lloyd's...
September 18, 2018 - 11:30am
September 8, 2018
Moorhead family raising sheep they hope could be key to Huntington's disease cure
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — For 50 long years, Huntington's disease has followed Terry Fore around. It began with her first date with her...
September 8, 2018 - 8:33am
August 15, 2018
Former Crow Wing County commissioner dies: Dewey Tautges remembered fondly by peers
Former Crow Wing County Commissioner Dewey Tautges never forgot where he came from, and the farmer approached elected office with a down-to-earth...
August 15, 2018 - 7:00am
July 22, 2018
If we don't tell our food story, who will?
We sit at kitchen tables, on blankets in the park, around picnic tables at street fairs and on tailgates after a long morning in the field. We...
July 22, 2018 - 7:30am
June 19, 2018
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
BLACKDUCK, Minn.—Northwest Minnesota rancher Rachel Gray suffered through drought last summer. She promised herself then that "I'll never...
June 19, 2018 - 3:56pm
June 11, 2018
The Sorting Pen: With barn cats, as with farming, optimism is needed
On my first visit to my then-boyfriend's farm, some of the main things I remember are cats. There were cats at the barn, and cats on the steps....
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
May 30, 2018
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
SEBEKA, Minn. — A central Minnesota couple is feeling a little like new parents after a rare birth on their farm. A cow gave birth to quadruplet...
May 30, 2018 - 7:29pm
May 26, 2018
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
FARGO—Stacked pallets filled with bags of malt line the back of Drekker Brewing Co. here and a fermenting aroma vaguely reminiscent of...
May 26, 2018 - 8:13am
January 31, 2018
Empty barns: Prolonged low milk prices pressuring dairy farms to fold
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—There wasn't really a last straw that made Billy Euerle walk away from his Garfield dairy farm last year. Things had...
January 31, 2018 - 4:42pm
December 20, 2017
Hotline available for farmers
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Agriculture recently established a Farm and Rural Helpline, a resource Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, said could help those facing a variety of challenges in greater Minnesota. The MDA created the helpline as a one-stop shop of sorts for farmers...
December 20, 2017 - 4:30am
December 11, 2017
10 gift ideas for the farm families on your Christmas list
Do you have a farmer or a farm family on your Christmas list this year? No two farmers or farm families are exactly alike, of course. But there...
December 11, 2017 - 6:50am
November 21, 2017
MnDOT details ditch mowing rule
The placid patches of grass under the purview of the Minnesota Department of Transportation have become a subject of controversy. Ditches near...
November 21, 2017 - 7:00am
October 30, 2017
Update: Minnesota farmer dies after being run over, dragged by plow
FARWELL, Minn. -- A 58-year-old western Minnesota farmer died in a farming accident over the weekend. On Sunday, Oct. 29, at 7:42 a.m., the...
October 30, 2017 - 2:25pm
The Last Windrow: Remembering true workhorses as technology takes over
I know how Max and King, if they were human, would have felt when they heard that they would soon be obsolete. Max and King were two old workhorses...
September 30, 2017 - 7:30am
July 24, 2017
The happenstance farmer: Young Minnesota producer in unexpected career
HOFFMAN, Minn. — Many farmers say their career is what they always wanted, what they always planned on. Not Andrew Barsness. But the happenstance...
July 24, 2017 - 11:42am