E-paper highlights: May 12-18, 2022

Take a look at some of what was on the Echo Journal's e-paper pages in the last week at

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Echo Journal e-paper highlights for May 12-18, 2022.

Here are highlights of what was published in the Echo Journal e-papers online in the past week. Each e-paper is seven to nine pages of bonus news from around the world, including national, state, business, entertainment and sports news.

  • Thursday, May 12: Ukraine gains ground as Europe’s energy worries grow. Fearing the end of Roe v. Wade, liberal states rush to protect abortion rights. Coronavirus has killed one in every 327 Americans as of May 12. U.S. parents face baby formula shortage.
  • Friday, May 13: Moscow warns Finland over NATO bid. President Biden commemorates 1 million COVID-19 deaths in the United States. Naomi Judd’s daughter confirms she died of self-inflicted wounds. Severe storms sweep through Minnesota.
  • Saturday, May 14: Baby formula risk was seen months ago. Eight tips to prevent pests this spring and summer. The NBA’s superstar team-building model is falling apart.
  • Sunday, May 15: Legislation would extend boater safety education to Minnesota adults. Essentia Health offers a rehab program for long COVID-19 sufferers. Mike Frisch shares jig-trolling tactics for more walleyes. Thousands protest across the United States to defend abortion rights.
  • Monday, May 16: Midwest is at risk for rolling blackouts. Derby Day fashionistas in Minnesota.
  • Tuesday, May 17: Minnesota gardeners should be on alert for jumping worms, an invasive species. Starbucks offers to reimburse employees for abortion travel. Tiger Woods is back in the PGA spotlight. 
  • Wednesday, May 18: Find this week’s Echo Journal pages, along with extra pages of state, national, world, sports, business and entertainment news.

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Our newsroom occasionally reports stories under a byline of "Pineandlakes Echo Journal." Often, the "Pineandlakes Echo Journal" byline is used when rewriting basic news briefs that originate from official sources, such as a city press release about a road closure, and which require little or no reporting. At times, this byline is used when a news story includes numerous authors or when the story is formed by aggregating previously reported news from various sources. If outside sources are used, it is noted within the story.

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