E-Paper Highlights: What you'll find in the Pineandlakes Echo Journal e-edition from Oct. 21-27, 2021

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

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

Be sure to activate your online access that is free as part of your print subscription by visiting 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. 21: U.S. Sen. Tina Smith opposes Minneapolis policing ballot question. The U.S. Federal Drug Administration clears Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 boosters. New York orders all city employees to vaccinate.

  • Friday, Oct. 22: Haiti gang leader threatens to kill American missionaries. Queen Elizabeth spends a night in the hospital. Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor is resentenced for Justine Ruszczyk’s killing.

  • Saturday, Oct. 23: Prices on everyday goods are expected to rise. U.S. Supreme Court takes up Texas abortion case. Investors bet key central banks will raise interest rates sooner than planned.

  • Sunday, Oct. 24: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says benefits outweigh risks for Pfizer vaccine in children. California state senator calls for ban on live ammunition on movie sets and in theatrical productions. Here’s how women can help change the dwindling participation numbers in hunting.

  • Monday, Oct. 25: Treasury secretary expects high inflation through mid-2022 before easing. Alec Baldwin consoles the family of the cinematographer he accidentally killed on his movie set. The Houston Astros and Atlanta Braves will square off in baseball’s World Series. Tampa Bay quarterback Tom Brady throws his 600th NFL touchdown pass.

  • Tuesday, Oct. 26: Search warrant reveals grim details of “Rust” shooting. “Dune” impresses with $40.1 million at the box office. 2022 Winter Olympic competitors will face daily COVID-19 tests and remain in a closed loop; international spectators won’t be allowed. Rolling Stones electric as ever during fiery US Bank Stadium show.

  • Wednesday, Oct. 27: 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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