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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Cancer survivor kicks off inaugural PR-B Relay for Life - Event raises more than $4,000
White Christmas in Brainerd area? Not likely: Mississippi River ice jam continues
NDSU representative to visit PR-B School
House 'complete loss' after fire in Backus
House is ‘complete loss’ after fire in Backus
Boys Hockey: Lightning boys lose two
Girls Hockey: Lightning girls tops Minnehaha
Junior Hockey: Granite City holds off North Stars 4-2
Boys Basketball: Patriot boys win two more - Pequot tops Proctor in OT
Boys Basketball: Tigers top N-K in 2OT - Team starts season 2-0
Shirley Mae (Johnson) Blaisdell
Vivian H. Knutson
Chef's Hat: For a festive holiday, give recipes in a jar
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
Crow Wing Energized: Support your local food shelf
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old raises awareness about endometriosis
Faith: Christmas, a love story
Letter to the editor: 'I know nothing'
Opinion: Will anybody care when you die?
The Cracker Barrel: Easy English isn't
From the Lefthand Corner: The joy of Christmas
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
letters to the editor
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
December 2, 2018
Well workers work well- Employee health focus of second annual Workplace Wellness Conference
The message of Crow Wing Energized's second annual Workplace Wellness Conference was pretty simple: Healthy employees are key to a healthy business....
December 2, 2018 - 3:00am
December 1, 2018
Card games: Nov. 19-23, 2018
500 scores 1 p.m. Tuesdays Pine River American Legion Tuesday, Nov. 20 Sue Olson, 4000; Ralph Hulke, 3350; Bill Ellis, 3080; Carol Furnstahl, 3050; Mary Marthaler, 3050. Bud Johnson won the door prize. Bridge scores Monday, Nov. 19 Jenkins VFW, 11 a.m. Florence DeLong, 5900; Jim...
December 1, 2018 - 9:30am
Vande Zande becomes new pastor at UCC in Hackensack
Union Congregational Church in Hackensack has a new pastor, Torri Vande Zande. Vande Zande grew up in Waupun, Wisconsin, on a dairy farm. As...
December 1, 2018 - 6:00am
November 29, 2018
Nisswa event to celebrate adoptive families, highlight need for more
November is National Adoption Month, and in Crow Wing County, almost 100 children have been adopted in the last three years, according to county...
November 29, 2018 - 4:58pm
November 27, 2018
Chef's Hat: Enjoy pumpkin - the fruit of fall - without guilt
Pumpkins - and they are indeed a fruit and not a vegetable - start ripening in September. Because these large, orange fruits store well, fresh...
November 27, 2018 - 8:00am
November 26, 2018
Diabetes refresher course helps manage chronic condition
The Diabetes Education Resource Program at Essentia Health St. Joseph's-Brainerd Clinic invites people to register for a diabetes refresher class just in time for the new year. If a person has not had diabetes education this year and is not seeing an educator, they are eligible to...
November 26, 2018 - 4:30am
Crow Wing Energized: Breaking the habit
Smoking continues to be the single largest preventable cause of death and illness in the world, causing about 1 in 5 deaths. The 2017 Crow Wing...
November 26, 2018 - 3:00am
November 25, 2018
Senior Menus: Nov. 26-30, 2018
The Senior Nutrition Program offers a nutritionally balanced meal for all people to enjoy. Meals are served Monday-Friday at 11:30 a.m. in Pine River and Crosslake. The suggested voluntary donation is $4 per meal for those over 60 and $7.15 for those under 60. Meals on Wheels are...
November 25, 2018 - 8:30am
Faith: Give thanks
"Now thank we all our God, with heart and hands and voices, who wondrous things has done, in whom this world rejoices; who from our mothers' arms has blessed us on our way with countless gifts of love, and still is ours today. O may this bounteous God through all our life be near...
November 25, 2018 - 5:30am
Crow Wing Energized to host workplace wellness conference
Crow Wing Energized invites small and large businesses to attend the free workplace wellness conference, Mental Fitness: 5 Ways to Increase Resiliency and Wellness in the Workplace, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Crow Wing County Land Services building in Brainerd....
November 25, 2018 - 2:30am
November 24, 2018
Card games: Nov. 12-16, 2018
500 scores 1 p.m. Tuesdays Pine River American Legion Tuesday, Nov. 13 Bud Johnson, 4110; Tom Jacobson, 3660; Wally Anderson, 3540; Vern Wolkenhauer, 3370. Jeanette Toenies won the door prize. Bridge scores Monday, Nov. 12 Jenkins VFW, 11 a.m. Larry Fleer, 6930; Jim Thompson, 5710;...
November 24, 2018 - 2:30am
November 23, 2018
Lifestyle change class starting in Crosby
CROSBY—According to Essentia Health officials, 1 of 3 individuals has prediabetes, but 9 out of 10 times people don't know it. A free course...
November 23, 2018 - 8:30am
November 21, 2018
Grim's Grub: Try these techniques to smoke food
Many of our food preparation tricks today come from ancient, usually accidental, discoveries that we eventually learned to savor for their taste....
November 21, 2018 - 10:00am
Community invitation to focus on childhood trauma and solutions
Abuse, neglect, divorce, or a mentally ill, incarcerated or addicted parent are all examples of "adverse childhood experiences," or ACEs. Growing up in these types of environments damages developing brains and increases the risk for various health and social problems, according to...
November 21, 2018 - 9:30am
November 20, 2018
Workplace wellness conference aims to increase resiliency
Workplace wellness can help a business increase employee satisfaction, maximize productivity, minimize absenteeism and manage health care costs. Crow Wing Energized invites businesses to attend the free "Workplace Wellness Conference Mental Fitness: 5 Ways to Increase Resiliency and...
November 20, 2018 - 2:30pm