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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Local law enforcement escorts Special Olympics flame
VA Community Clinics offering Whole Health intro course
Jenkins: Council seeks dust control ahead of July 4
Play for Patrick hosts free cardiac screening for student athletes
WeARE to host annual fundraiser
Pony League Baseball: PR-B edges Baxter, falls to Aitkin
Track and Field: Engholm, Pierzinski named PL's field MVPs. Chaney, Johnson named track MVPs
7th-grade Thunder wins Summer Kickoff
Girls Golf: PR-B's Barchus 54th, Netland 60th
Boys Golf: PR-B's Raph 7th at state. PL's Seeling takes 15th, Neva 57th
Robert "Bob" Masters
Kathy Jo Riley
Karen Rose Johnson
Methodists' stance on homosexuality divides the church
Grim's Grub: Gender equality created today's cafes
Faith: A call to love your neighbor
Senior Menus: June 17-21, 2019
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Sheriff's Corner: There are rules regarding water rafts on Minnesota lakes
Ask a Trooper: Across the line
Sheriff's Corner: ATV season is here, so be sure to ride safe
The Last Windrow: Corn field mistake acknowledged 30 years later
Vogt's Notes: Stop to offer up prayers for crash victims
letters to the editor
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
Births: May 3-15, 2019
April 26, 2019
Family Dollar in Pine River, Pequot Lakes to close: Dollar Tree to open in Pequot Lakes
It's no secret that the Family Dollar stores in Pine River and Pequot Lakes are closing; and for once, the word on the street about their futures...
April 26, 2019 - 6:00am
March 23, 2019
Tyson recalls chicken strips after customers report finding metal in them
Tyson Foods Inc. has recalled more than 69,000 pounds of frozen chicken strip products that could have been contaminated with pieces of metal,...
March 23, 2019 - 10:17am
March 19, 2019
Grocery grab shopping spree aids food shelves
Carson Berczyk lifts a box of cereal bags with teammate Jake Bakkila of the Jack Pine Brewery team as they race against the clock to win the...
March 19, 2019 - 7:00am
October 26, 2018
Central Minnesota girl becomes newest face in Target ads and she loves it
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- When Sydni Rehovsky was offered a chance to dance in New York last year – on more than one occasion – she started trying...
October 26, 2018 - 4:30pm
July 21, 2018
Crosslake couple has the 'Jitterz' - Ice cream, coffee shop opens in former Chocolate Ox location
The Funks are at it again. Known for embarking on various business endeavors in town, Crosslake's Jim and Catharine Funk have yet another project...
July 21, 2018 - 4:00am
July 15, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Malecha returns to her first business location - opens Timeless Appeal in former grocery store spot
From groceries to crafts and antiques, Pequot Lakes resident Cathy Malecha has seen several different sides of the retail business. After taking...
July 15, 2018 - 6:00am
May 7, 2018
Ray Szmanda, longtime pitchman for Menards, dead at 91
ANTIGO, Wis. - Raymond Jack “Ray” Szmanda, known by many Midwesterners as “the Menards guy,” has died, according to his family. He was...
May 7, 2018 - 3:38pm
April 18, 2018
Herberger's, other Bon-Ton Stores, to close
Confirming what had been feared since a bankruptcy filing earlier this year, Bon-Ton Stores, the parent company of the Herberger's brand, will...
April 18, 2018 - 8:51pm
April 17, 2018
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
The future looks bleak for Bon-Ton Inc., the parent company of department stores like Herberger's, Younkers and Elder-Beerman.
April 17, 2018 - 7:18pm
February 8, 2018
Brainerd's Herberger's store to remain open; Bon-Ton restructures with Chapter 11
Herberger's owners, Bon-Ton Stores Inc., plans to close 47 stores in 17 states, but Brainerd's store is not on that list. Bon-Ton operates stores...
February 8, 2018 - 4:00am
November 23, 2017
Black Friday shopping continues to evolve
Black Friday traditionally begins the holiday shopping season, but the tradition has changed dramatically in recent years and continues to evolve....
November 23, 2017 - 9:00am