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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Legislators address Crosslake loon center funding, other issues
Cass County Board: MnDOT identifies money to reroute roads around Gull Lake campground
Weather Alert: Closings and cancellations
Cass County Board: Health, Human and Veterans Services to gain additional social worker
Cass County Board: County joins One Watershed One Plan project
Girls Basketball: Tiger girls win two
Boys Basketball: Tigers win 3, improve to 18-4. Raph, Hirschey both get 1,000th point
Athletics: Pequot spring sports meeting scheduled
PL 7th-graders take Mid-State crown
Wick takes 1st, 3rd in Duluth
Joel Brian Carlson
Charles "Chuck" William Halstead
Robert "Robbie" Winter
Shirley Mae Daniels
Chef's Hat: For a fast, easy, healthy dish, try salmon
Women can reduce risk of heart disease with diet, exercise
3 things for better health - Feb. 18
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Faith: God shows how much He loves us
Letter to the editor: A question of ethical accountability
From the Lefthand Corner: We truly are surrounded by good in Echoland
The Cracker Barrel: A sense of wonder
Mayor's Notebook: Participate in changing Breezy Point for the better
Grim's Tales: Unexpected challenge of living alone
letters to the editor
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Weather Alert: Closings and cancellations
January 10, 2019
Winter weather a boon for business - Snow brings out snowmobilers
The Brainerd lakes area often sees a decline in business at local establishments as cold weather rolls in. Tourism and outdoor recreation in...
January 10, 2019 - 6:00am
January 9, 2019
Meeting set to discuss Brainerd area workforce needs
Area employers are invited to a workforce community conversation event Tuesday, Jan. 15, hosted by the Minnesota PIPELINE (Private Investment, Public Education, Labor and Industry Experience) Program. The event runs 10-11:30 a.m. at the Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce office, 224....
January 9, 2019 - 4:30am
January 6, 2019
Business briefs - Jan. 6
U of M Beef Team to host cow/calf days seminar The University of Minnesota Beef Team is proud to host the annual Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour and Trade Show at 10 locations across the state in January and February. This event has been held for over 45 years and continues to be the leading...
January 6, 2019 - 4:30am
January 5, 2019
Shaping up in the new year? What to know when joining a fitness club in 2019
Getting into shape is always among the top New Year's resolutions, but there are some things you should think about before committing to a contract. The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota recommends doing your research on gyms or health clubs in your area before...
January 5, 2019 - 10:30am
Biz Buzz: What did 2018 bring to the lakes area? Planet Fitness opens soon
It seems it was just a short time ago this column was looking at what happened at the close of 2017, but years seem to now pass with greater...
January 5, 2019 - 9:00am
January 4, 2019
Local mechanic comes to you
In the new year, Cody Wills of Backus is taking his 12 years of experience as a licensed mechanic and making that experience more accessible...
January 4, 2019 - 6:00am
December 29, 2018
Pine River: Stone countertop business brings product to customer
Custom Stone Interiors LLC of St. Cloud opened Dec. 10 in the Pine River industrial park. Unlike many businesses, they opened their new location...
December 29, 2018 - 6:00am
December 27, 2018
Pine River: River Fitness expansion unveils city history
The move from a space next door to Pine River Carpet to the former Plaid Duck Art Mall on Barclay Avenue in Pine River was fast. When it came...
December 27, 2018 - 4:00am
December 23, 2018
Biz Buzz: Hallmark to close Baxter store
Evenson's Hallmark store in the Westgate Mall is closing. The store made the announcement last week with a closing sale. The Willow Tree figurines...
December 23, 2018 - 5:00am
December 17, 2018
Mix of Pequot Lakes businesses open
At least three new businesses opened their doors in Pequot Lakes in recent months, including a Japanese furniture and décor store called Asian...
December 17, 2018 - 4:00am
December 16, 2018
Tech Savvy: Tech not keeping up? It may be time to get a new wireless router
Homes are filled with more smart appliances and Wi-Fi-connected devices than ever, but when internet connections start slowing down, the problem...
December 16, 2018 - 9:00am
Stay safe while shopping online during the holiday season
ST. PAUL — The holiday shopping season is a busy time. In the rush to buy gifts for family and friends, don't get so busy that you put...
December 16, 2018 - 3:00am
December 12, 2018
Growing On 2018 helps farmers market crops in difficult times
YANKTON, S.D. — 2018 was an unprecedented year in the grain markets with record crops and the trade war pressuring prices. As a result, farmers...
December 12, 2018 - 6:00am
December 10, 2018
100-megawatt wind farm proposed in Renville County, Minn.
BIRD ISLAND, Minn. -- One of the country’s largest wind power developers is proposing to build a 100-megawatt wind farm in Renville County,...
December 10, 2018 - 7:57pm
Stauber’s first act: clear path for PolyMet
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Barring action in Washington, D.C., before the end of the year, Congressman-elect Pete Stauber plans to take up legislation...
December 10, 2018 - 6:32pm