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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County: Tax-forfeited property for sale despite objections
Celebrating June Dairy Days
Crow Wing County Land Sale set for Friday
Pequot Lakes Middle School honor roll
Crow Wing SWCD board to meet in Breezy Point in July
Athletics: The Iron Woman: Local woman is training for her 2nd Ironman triathlon in Canada
Inside the Outdoors: Gray wolf may be the "third rail" of wildlife management
Baseball: U13 Patriots lose four
Anglers: Consider releasing big sunfish, eat the smaller ones
Please, follow the regulations when boating, fishing and atv riding - MnDNR CO Reports
David J. Berres
Donald T Schmalenberg
Chef's Hat: Mix a cold drink to enjoy a hot summer day
Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
Ask the Master Gardener: It's been a slow start to the growing season
Faith: Father's Day reflection
Senior Menus: June 24-28, 2019
Opinion: July 4th and the American spirit
The Cracker Barrel: A perfect day
The Last Windrow: Sorting through life's accumulations
Danecdotes: A new appreciation for 'the little things'
Opinion: What do Americans want?
letters to the editor
Births: May 29-June 16, 2019
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
Bursack: Childhood abuse can alter adult's ability to care for parents
Dear Carol: My mom abused me during my childhood and I left home right after high school. I'm now nearly 40 and Mom, who is in her 60s, has developed...
April 27, 2019 - 10:00am
April 12, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Picture kindness at the grocery store
I am not a picture taker. That’s my mother-in-law. And my sister-in-law. Going on vacation with them is an exercise in patience because we...
April 12, 2019 - 7:27am
December 4, 2018
Tree of Life offers chance to honor, remember loved ones
Join Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Foundation for the Tree of Life Memorial Service and Lighting Ceremony to honor a loved one and remember those lost. The annual service begins 4 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, in the River Room on the lower level of Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center....
December 4, 2018 - 4:30am
December 3, 2018
Holiday high-step: Horse'n Around Harding Christmas Parade
HARDING—Deck the horses with boughs of holly, flashing lights and bells, and they're ready for the Horse'n Around Harding Christmas Parade....
December 3, 2018 - 7:00am
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
October 7, 2018
Listen, because it's important
I'm sitting in the airport in Minneapolis waiting for a flight to take me up and out of this city, back home to resume life as normal. I came...
October 7, 2018 - 8:00am
September 23, 2018
Dear daughters, from Mom
Dear daughters, While I type this, I'm sitting in the living room. Rosie, you're crawling around the floor, picking up things to put in your...
September 23, 2018 - 6:45am
September 15, 2018
Care home not delivering adequate intellectual stimulation
Dear Carol: My wife's in a wheelchair because of an accident that she had 10 years ago. I've gladly taken care of her, but now she needs an increasing...
September 15, 2018 - 9:22am
August 16, 2018
WWI veteran's daughter accepts Purple Heart 100 years after war's end
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — One hundred years after the end of World War I, a Minnesota veteran finally received his Purple Heart. On Saturday,...
August 16, 2018 - 12:30pm
June 17, 2018
Fathers know best - sometimes (maybe)
Margo Fortune was lucky to have the father she did because the thought of her late dad makes her smile and what he told her stuck with her—even...
June 17, 2018 - 6:00am
June 16, 2018
How old is old enough to stay home alone? The answer might not be obvious
FARGO — As the final bell rings for the 2017-18 school year, parents and children are looking for more freedom. Parental concerns about...
June 16, 2018 - 8:58am
June 7, 2018
Pine River-Backus Family Center lists upcoming events
Following are upcoming events at the Pine River-Backus Family Center. Wonderful Wednesdays: Wonderful Wednesdays is offered for children ages 3-5 (must be 3 by Sept. 1, 2017) and children who were not in kindergarten this past year. The program runs from 9-11 a.m. June 13-Aug. 1 at...
June 7, 2018 - 6:30am
June 3, 2018
Gardening season revives friendly father-daughter rivalry
Well, it's officially gardening season around here, which means the friendly competition I have with my dad about who is better at keeping the...
June 3, 2018 - 6:53am
May 13, 2018
A mother's love: Celebrating moms on Mother's Day
Mom was right. Then again, Mother was always right even—she'd be the first to say—when her kids often believe she was wrong or just...
May 13, 2018 - 6:00am
May 11, 2018
Mother's kindness ripples further than realize
There is a woman in my town who does a lot of good. I mean A LOT. She and her husband have been blessed with a successful local business, and...
May 11, 2018 - 6:11am