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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
It's back! 2019 Best of the Brainerd Lakes
Driver discount course offered in Crosslake
Goddard warns of telephone scams
Making the Grade: May 19, 2019
Crow Wing County improves property tax, value info on website
Basketball: S-M's Riewer a different kind of globetrotter
Inside the Outdoors: Common, but far from ordinary
Danecdotes: The Minnesota Twins look ... great?
Norring leads PL shooters
Golf Results - May 17, 2019
John F. Pfelpsen
Christina "Tina" Grossnickle
Faith: Surprised by beauty
Senior Menus: May 20-24, 2019
Grim's Grub: It's all Greek, especially the asparagus
Card games: May 6-10, 2019
Cardiac screening for athletes set June 20 at Eagle View
Danecdotes: A look back on my greatest achievement
Letter to the editor: Pequot Lakes students commended
The Last Windrow: A journey from row boat to early guide boat to canoe
Letter to the editor: Thanks, students, for a job well done
Letter to the editor: Statistics for heartbreakers
letters to the editor
Births: May 9, 2019
Births: May 4, 2019
Births: Jan. 30-March 7, 2019
May 2, 2019
Farm to school: Pierz 'Drive Your Tractor To School Day'
Sponsored by the National FFA Organization chapter at Pierz Healy High School, students drove 30 family tractors to school Wednesday, May 1,...
May 2, 2019 - 7:00am
Knutson: ‘Too much milk’ means tough times for dairy farmers
Through the years, I’ve been in the barns of quite a few Upper Midwest dairy farmers. They’re some of the nicest people and best farmers...
April 2, 2019 - 6:00am
April 1, 2019
Daughters agree to sell bankrupt ND farmer’s lake place in Minnesota
FARGO — Two adult daughters of bankrupt farmer Ron McMartin Jr. have reached an agreement that will allow the sale of a valuable piece of lake...
April 1, 2019 - 6:00am
March 5, 2019
Region Five Development Commission seeks veterans
The Region Five Development Commission is seeking 50 veterans who live in rural Minnesota to participate in the Veteran Community-Supported Agriculture Program. Applications to the program are being accepted from veterans in the counties of Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd or Wadena....
March 5, 2019 - 10:30am
February 13, 2019
Legacy family farm applications being accepted
The Minnesota Farm Bureau invites farm-owning families to apply for the Century Farm and Sesquicentennial Farm programs for 2019. Family farms...
February 13, 2019 - 6:00am
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 4, 2018
World’s Largest Steam Engine Reborn in South Dakota
ANDOVER, S.D. — “In the steam engine hobby, it has a huge legacy. It’s like the Titanic of the tractors. I mean, it was the biggest one...
December 4, 2018 - 6:00am
December 3, 2018
Report details efforts to rescue mother fatally pinned by hay bale
HENDRUM, Minn. — The Norman County Sheriff's Office has released more details of a farm accident last month that fatally injured a 28-year-old...
December 3, 2018 - 6:05am
November 20, 2018
A little light cat herding to stay in shape
I have a new workout routine. I’ll be completely honest — I haven’t exercised as regularly as I should for, oh, a decade. Or more. Who’s...
November 20, 2018 - 6:00am
November 19, 2018
Minn. farm donates 36,000 pounds of potatoes for Thanksgiving food program
CLEAR LAKE, Minn. — When a pastor with Union Gospel Mission called Edling Farms about seven years ago, looking for potatoes for the mission’s...
November 19, 2018 - 7:36am
November 5, 2018
Rebuilding trust: Wheaton co-op takes over Ashby elevator after embezzlement
ASHBY, Minn. — The soybean harvest is all but complete in the Ashby area, where the Ashby Farmers Elevator Cooperative shut its doors Sept....
November 5, 2018 - 6:17am
Suicide widow angry with rumors: Says husband didn’t know about Ashby Co-op embezzlement
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. — Kathy Evavold has heard the rumors and they make her angry and hurt. Kathy, 59, is the widow of Leland “Lee” Evavold,...
November 5, 2018 - 6:17am
October 22, 2018
Centennial oddball: 1918 tractor modeled horse-drawn implements
HOPE, N.D. — That odd-looking contraption featured at the "Pie Day" fundraiser on Sept. 30 at the Steele County Museum in Hope didn't look...
October 22, 2018 - 6:45am
October 17, 2018
Local Angus producers among top 10 in state
Two local cattle producers are being recognized as among the top 10 Minnesota Angus beef producers. Flying W Ranch LLC, Pequot Lakes, ranked...
October 17, 2018 - 4:00am
October 9, 2018
Crow Wing County celebrates 4-H week
Crow Wing County this week is celebrating 4-H youths who made an impact on the community. Oct. 7-13 is National 4-H Week. The 4-H youth development...
October 9, 2018 - 2:00pm