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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Patriot Perspective: Eagle View students take learning into nature
Director's Notes: Enrollment applications being taken
Brainerd celebrates School Board Recognition Week
Operation Round-Up offers Impact Grant
Pine River-Backus School Board: TeHennepe to resign at end of school year
Boys Basketball: Patriots top Gobblers
Girls Basketball: Tiger girls win two
Area Girls Basketball: Patriots defend home court over Pillager
Area Girls Basketball: Pirates tame Tigers
PR-B 5th-graders first at C-I
Joel Brian Carlson
Charles "Chuck" William Halstead
Shirley Mae Daniels
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
Senior Menus: Feb. 18-22, 2019
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
Grim's Tales: Unexpected challenge of living alone
Guest Opinion: Proposed paid and sick leave legislation is wrong for Minnesota
letters to the editor
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
January 14, 2019
Crow Wing Energized: Mental illness is as common as brown eyes
About 1 in 4 adults experience a diagnosable mental disorder in a given year. Some of the most common mental illnesses include: Anxiety disorders...
January 14, 2019 - 9:00am
January 8, 2019
Crow Wing Energized starts tobacco coalition
Crow Wing Energized is looking to partner with other community members for a new tobacco coalition. The latest Crow Wing County Community Health Survey found almost 1 in 4 people use tobacco, and less than half of cigarette smokers are trying to quit, even though 1 in 5 deaths in...
January 8, 2019 - 4:30am
January 7, 2019
Crow Wing Energized: A Healthier Workplace
Many of our waking hours are spent at work. When we commit to improving our health, we must consider the impact of our work environment. Tempting...
January 7, 2019 - 5:00pm
3 things for better health - Jan. 7
Need to be motivated to start the week off on a healthy note? Just try one or more of three things to start the week off on the right path.
January 7, 2019 - 1:00pm
How to find the 'best' diet and improve your health
It's that time of year when you're looking to revamp your lifestyle, lose weight, get in shape and improve your health. But which diet do you...
January 7, 2019 - 9:00am
December 31, 2018
To Make New Year's Resolutions or Not To, That Is the Question!
It seems we are constantly on a quest to become a better version of ourselves; very commendable indeed. A lot of us will make New Year's Resolutions,...
December 31, 2018 - 7:00am
December 25, 2018
Blood drive set Jan. 16 in Emily
An American Red Cross blood drive, sponsored by the Lakers Lions of Emily, Outing and Fifty Lakes, will make its first of three visits to Emily from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, and volunteers are needed.
December 25, 2018 - 5:30am
December 24, 2018
Report highlights progress in depression care
Minnesota Community Measurement's first-ever report on depression care in Minnesota highlights progress that has been made in identifying and caring for adults and adolescents diagnosed with depression. Depression is one of the most common and treatable mental health disorders in...
December 24, 2018 - 5:30am
December 21, 2018
Grief support group to offer help coping with death of loved one
Those grieving the death of a loved one are welcomed and encouraged to participate in a local grief support group starting next month at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center. The supportive and caring group for adults is facilitated by professionals and meets 3-5 p.m. Mondays,...
December 21, 2018 - 4:30am
December 20, 2018
Organizers of local dementia choir sing its praises: Studies suggest music and memory are linked
Those with dementia struggle to remember, but one of the last things to be forgotten is music. A new choir in the Brainerd lakes area hopes to...
December 20, 2018 - 4:00pm
December 18, 2018
New report highlights progress in treating depression
Minnesota Community Measurement's first report on depression care in the state highlights progress in identifying and caring for adults and adolescents diagnosed with depression. In 2016, more than 16 million adults in the U.S. experienced at least one episode of major depression...
December 18, 2018 - 4:30am
December 17, 2018
Making a healthy difference; Lifestyle Change Coaching
I first heard about Crow Wing Energized in the Brainerd Dispatch through a Monday Motivator. After reading the article, I looked into the movement...
December 17, 2018 - 9:00am
December 16, 2018
CRMC to host end-of-life care meeting
Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby will host a free meeting about end-of-life decisions from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, in its Clinic...
December 16, 2018 - 8:00am
December 10, 2018
Crow Wing Energized: Support your local food shelf
As winter approaches, more often than not we begin to see an increase in use at the food shelf. In part, all of those individuals who work seasonal...
December 10, 2018 - 7:00am
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old raises awareness about endometriosis
Taylor Lee knows pain in a way that only a woman could know. But the Baxter woman, who recently had her uterus removed, wants to spare other...
December 10, 2018 - 5:00am