E-paper highlights: Read Echo Journal e-edition headlines from March 16-21, 2023

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Here are highlights of what was published in the Echo Journal e-papers online in the past week. Each e-paper includes pages of bonus news from around the world, including top international, national and sports news.

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Thursday, March 16

  • Poll: Americans are wary of bailouts for banks.
  • Vikings re-sign special teams players Greg Joseph and Andrew DePaola.
  • Aaron Rodgers says he wants to play for the New York Jets in 2023.
  • Quarterback Baker Mayfield will replace Tom Brady in Tampa Bay.

Friday, March 17


  • U.S. releases video of drone incident it says exposes Russian lies.
  • Safety Harrison Smith returns to Vikings after taking a pay cut.
  • Twins’ Byron Buxton sees spring training action.
  • Princeton shocks No. 2 Arizona in NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

Saturday, March 18

  • President Biden takes aim at failed bank executives’ pay, asks Congress to act.
  • Former President Trump returns to YouTube and Facebook after two-year ban.
  • Fairleigh Dickinson stuns Purdue, becomes second No. 16 to top No. 1.

Sunday, March 19

  • Former President Trump says he expects to be arrested Tuesday, calls for protests.
  • Magnitude 6.8 earthquake shakes Ecuador.
  • Gophers hire Dawn Plitzuweit as next women’s basketball coach.
  • 15th-seeded Princeton advances to Sweet 16 in men’s NCAA tournament; No. 8 Arkansas ousts top-seeded Kansas.

Monday, March 20

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin makes a surprise visit to occupied Mariupol in Ukraine.
  • Central banks try to calm markets.
  • Teams advance to Sweet 16 in men’s NCAA tournament.

Tuesday, March 21

  • New York City braces for former President Trump indictment.
  • Dawn Plitzuweit introduced as new Minnesota coach: Gophers need to “find a way.”
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping meet as “dear friends” in the Kremlin.

Wednesday, March 22

  • Find this week’s Echo Journal pages, along with extra home and abroad pages of national, world and sports news.
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