E-Paper Highlights: May 6-12, 2021

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

Cover detail from the Sunday, May 9, 2021 Nation Plus section of the digital PineandLakes Echo Journal.

The Echo Journal offers an e-paper of seven to nine pages of world, national, state, business, entertainment and sports news seven days a week. Visit to connect your print and digital accounts to access our e-paper, which in the past week included:

  • Thursday, May 6: Facebook has six months to decide if it will allow Trump to return to the social media platform. U.S. birth rate lowest since 1979. Peloton recalls treadmills. Brooklyn Center police union addresses Daunte Wright killing.

  • Friday, May 7: Jobless claims fall more to pandemic low. The six best movie moms listed. Bus depot pop-up clinics highlight Minnesota’s evolving vaccine strategy.

  • Saturday, May 8: Now is a great time to sell a used car, but not to buy one. Essentials to create a stunning workspace, on Zoom and off. Japanese anti-Olympics campaign gains traction.

  • Sunday, May 9: Cyber attack shuts down top U.S. fuel pipeline network. Meghan Markle’s book inspired by father-son bond. Extreme vacations include travels to space, depths of ocean.

  • Monday, May 10: Gas prices may reach $3 ahead of holiday. Colonial is just the latest energy asset hit by cyberattack. Kentucky Derby winner is on hold after testing positive for drug.

  • Tuesday, May 11: Fuel pipeline remains days from reopening. U.S. authorizes Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children. NBC won’t air 2022 Golden Globes.

  • Wednesday, May 12: 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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