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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus recognizes School Board Recognition Week
Baxter City Council: Streets project on docket for new Baxter Elementary
Rollover injures 2 passengers
Legislators address Crosslake loon center funding, other issues
Cass County Board: MnDOT identifies money to reroute roads around Gull Lake campground
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
Douglas T. Imgrund
Charles F. Zwisler Jr.
Joel Brian Carlson
Charles "Chuck" William Halstead
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
As I See It: Illegal immigration - do the political math
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
letters to the editor
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
August 28, 2018
Forum Communications names vice president of newspaper operations
FARGO -- Forum Communications Co. has named a new vice president of newspaper operations. Aaron Becher, general manager of The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead...
August 28, 2018 - 11:53am
August 14, 2018
Pine River welcomes CanvasTech
The Pine River Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed CanvasTech, a new businesses to Pine River. Rick Low owns the business that specializes...
August 14, 2018 - 6:00am
August 13, 2018
Pine River welcomes Freeze Dry Company, Inc.
The Pine River Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Freeze Dry Company, Inc., a new business to Pine River. Scott Peterson and Todd Saatzer...
August 13, 2018 - 6:00am
March 31, 2018
Job fair slated April 4 at CLC
Are you looking for a new job or interested in a career change? Would you like the opportunity to meet directly with an employer and be able...
March 31, 2018 - 1:00pm
March 21, 2018
Crow Wing Genealogical Society to meet March 22
Crow Wing County Genealogical Society will meet Thursday, March 22, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Family History Center at 101 Buffalo Hills Lane in Brainerd. Social hour will be from 6-7 p.m. with the program and meeting to follow. Jan Tropp will talk about researching...
March 21, 2018 - 3:04pm
March 19, 2018
Celebrate National Nutrition Month
Every year since 1973, March has been a month to appreciate and celebrate how good nutrition positivity affects Americans. Join the Administration...
March 19, 2018 - 3:30am
March 7, 2018
Operation Round Up donations distributed
Since Operation Round-Up's inception in late 1996, more than $3.3 million has been donated to community projects and programs in Cass, Crow Wing and Morrison counties. Operation Round Up is funded by participating members of Crow Wing Power who allow the cooperative to round up their...
March 7, 2018 - 3:30am
March 2, 2018
Local groups among 39 energy grants
The Clean Energy Resources Teams have announced that Rural Renewable Energy Alliance of Backus and the Crosslake Lutheran Church have been recipient of two of 36 seed grants issued by CERTS in 2018. CERTS awarded $4,000 to RREAL for their Making Solar Accessible for Habitat for Humanity...
March 2, 2018 - 9:30am
February 7, 2018
Haines named Auto Value Store Manager of the Year
Doug Haines, manager of Pine River Auto Value, received the 2017 Auto Value Store Manager of the Year award from Automotive Parts Headquarters...
February 7, 2018 - 7:00am
February 5, 2018
Backus Legion donates to fire, rescue departments
The Backus American Legion donated $2,000 from charitable gambling funds to the Backus Fire Department and First Responders Emergency Medical...
February 5, 2018 - 10:00am
January 27, 2018
Brainerd Dispatch, Echo Journal win awards
The Brainerd Dispatch and Echo Publishing were honored with awards at the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Better Newspaper Contest. Thursday...
January 27, 2018 - 12:00pm
National Loon Center seeks loon photos for website
The National Loon Center Foundation is updating its website and wants pictures of loons to feature. There is room for a lot of pictures, so anyone...
January 27, 2018 - 5:30am
January 19, 2018
Fundraiser breakfast set Sunday at Hackensack Legion
Hackensack American Legion Auxiliary Unit 202 will serve breakfast from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at the Legion club. Menu choices will include biscuits and gravy with eggs, or french toast with eggs and bacon. Both will include juice and coffee for $6. Proceeds will go to...
January 19, 2018 - 6:30am
January 14, 2018
Justin, Clasen & Company opens Nisswa office
The Nisswa Chamber of Commerce welcome Justin, Clasen & Company, Ltd to Nisswa. Justin, Clasen & Co. is a full service accounting and tax firm...
January 14, 2018 - 8:00am
January 10, 2018
Mobile GIS map now available for Crow Wing County residents
A mobile version of the GIS Map is now available for Crow Wing County residents. The desktop version of this map helps residents quickly search...
January 10, 2018 - 6:00am