E-PaperHighlights: Feb. 25-March 3, 2021

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

Detail from the Monday, March 1, 2021 Nation Plus section of the digital Echo Journal newspaper.

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Subscribers, visit for digital news that’s free with your print subscription. Non-subscribers, look at what you're missing! Here’s some of what was published in our 7- to 9-page e-papers online every day in the past week:

  • Thursday, Feb. 25: Postal service on “death spiral” without urgent reform. Biden administration to send out millions of free masks. Brady, Bucs GM to talk contract extension.

  • Friday, Feb. 26: U.S. launching effort to educate Americans about COVID-19 vaccine. Twitter may let users charge followers. Minnesota bar, restaurant group files suit to lift COVIC-19 restrictions.

  • Saturday, Feb. 27: Republicans praise Trump at annual conference. Tax refunds flow into economy far behind last year’s pace. How inclusive are Netflix shows and movies?

  • Sunday, Feb. 28: Women gain record power in state legislatures. Millennials are the most likely generation to brave travel in 2021. Hillary Clinton’s political thriller sounds pretty wild.

  • Monday, March 1: Johnson & Johnson vaccine cleared for use in U.S. Hurricane season could start in May this year. Millennial renters are giving up on home ownership.

  • Tuesday, March 2: Senate to debate COVID-19 bill this week. Nobel Peace Prize draws hundreds of nominees. Before Tiger Woods: Accident is a reminder of Ben Hogan’s achievements after near-fatal crash.

  • Wednesday, March 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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