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Take a look at just some of what was on the Echo Journal's e-paper pages in the last week. Maybe you should subscribe?

Thumbnails of 6 of the daily Nation Plus section digital e-editions available with a PineandLake Echo Journal subscription.

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 world, national, state, business, entertainment and sports news:

  • Thursday, Oct. 28: Democrats are at odds over “billionaires tax.” Gun wasn’t thoroughly checked before fatal shot on movie set. Podcast dives into the disappearance of Dorothy’s ruby slippers from a Grand Rapids museum in 2005.

  • Friday, Oct. 29: Facebook changes its name to Meta. Former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is charged with misdemeanor sex offense. Here’s what you need to know about COVID-19 shots for kids. Former hockey player turned advocate hopes Blackhawks sex assault leads to learning.

  • Saturday, Oct. 30: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorizes first COVID-19 shot for young kids. Queen Elizabeth is told to rest for at least two more weeks. Kaepernick’s biopic leaves out his NFL career.

  • Sunday, Oct. 31: Donald Trump seeks to block Jan. 6 panel’s access to his notes and call logs. “The Pessimists” is considered a fall must-read novel. Minnesota nonprofit guides veterans to the great outdoors.

  • Monday, Nov. 1: Actor Alec Baldwin says he’ll support measures to boost gun safety on film sets. NFL roundup shares highlights of Sunday’s football games.

  • Tuesday, Nov. 2: Number of unvaccinated dwindles in New York; mayor says no disruption of services as mandate for first responders takes effect. Study says climate change is increasing fire weather. University of Minnesota to offer free tuition to many Native American students.

  • Wednesday, Nov. 3: Find this week’s Echo Journal pages, along with extra pages of state, national, world, sports, business and entertainment news.

Nancy Vogt is editor of the Pineandlakes Echo Journal, a weekly newspaper that covers eight communities in the Pequot Lakes-Pine River areas - from Nisswa to Hackensack and Pequot Lakes to Crosslake.

She started as editor of the Lake Country Echo in July 2006, and continued in that role when the Lake Country Echo and the Pine River Journal combined in September 2013 to become the Pineandlakes Echo Journal. She worked for the Brainerd Dispatch from 1992-2006 in various roles.

She covers Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Lake Shore and Crosslake city councils, as well as writes feature stories, news stories and personal columns (Vogt's Notes). She also takes photos at community events.

Contact her at or 218-855-5877 with story ideas or questions. Be sure to leave a voicemail message!
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