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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus Middle School Students of the Month
Governor-elect seeks applications for PUB, metropolitan boards
Agendas - Dec. 9
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues
Cass County offices close 3 p.m. on New Year, Christmas eves
Pulse team returns at PR-B
Revolution optimistic with 13 letterwinners
Area Golf: High praise heaped on humble Hoffmann
High School Football: Minnesota Football Showcase at U.S. Bank Stadium Dec. 15
Girls' Basketball: Patriots returning key players
Daniel "Danny" R. Rehberger
Melvin Milton Boelter
Vivian H. Knutson
Daniel "Danny" Rehberger
Austin David Bacon
Faith: Christmas, a love story
Senior Menus: Dec. 10-14, 2018
Card games: Nov. 26-30, 2018
Grim's Grub: Yes, deer: Make venison sausage, bacon
Grace United Methodist to present concert Dec. 14
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
The Last Windrow: A catnip Christmas on the farm
Vogt's Notes: Always remember to shop local
Commentary: Hallmark - Holiday cheer made simple
Opinion: Bush decency and America's Christmas list
letters to the editor
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
September 6, 2018
Echo Journal tree falls during Labor Day weekend storm
Mark Neugebauer cuts down a tree Sunday, Sept. 2, that fell after the Friday, Aug. 31, storm in front of the Echo Journal building in Pequot...
September 6, 2018 - 10:30am
September 3, 2018
Weekend storms bring power outages, damaged houses across lakes area
Nearly 1,000 power outages plagued the lakes area Friday, Aug. 31, as storms with severe wind and hail knocked down trees and damaged houses....
September 3, 2018 - 5:00am
August 31, 2018
Storm leaves power outages, hail, wind damage across north-central Minn.
Powerful thunderstorms rolled through north-central Minnesota the evening of Friday, Aug. 31—sparing Brainerd to the south, it ripped through...
August 31, 2018 - 10:06pm
August 28, 2018
Teeth-chattering cold, plentiful snow predicted in Upper Midwest this winter
People living in the Upper Midwest, including Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota, can expect teeth-chattering cold and plentiful snow amounts...
August 28, 2018 - 2:22pm
August 20, 2018
Smoky sunsets may give way to rainstorms
Gray, smoky skies are expected to give way to thunder and lightning and some much-needed rain. Canadian wildfire smoke originating from British...
August 20, 2018 - 3:00am
August 17, 2018
Air quality alert again issued for Brainerd area
A haze is once again expected to descend upon the Brainerd lakes area and most of northern Minnesota this upcoming weekend. The Minnesota Pollution...
August 17, 2018 - 2:00am
August 12, 2018
NWS: Air pollution alert ends Sunday evening, incoming cold front forecasted
Blood meridian—an orange hole-punched disk hanging in the sky, it invokes something like a Japanese flag, though its origins are distinctly...
August 12, 2018 - 8:05pm
August 11, 2018
Air quality alert issued through Sunday due to wildfire smoke
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency issued a statewide air quality alert through Sunday, Aug. 12, due to smoke spreading across northern Minnesota...
August 11, 2018 - 3:00am
August 9, 2018
Air quality alert issued into Thursday for northern Cass County
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air quality alert for northwestern and north central Minnesota through 10 a.m. Thursday,...
August 9, 2018 - 12:05am
August 1, 2018
Weather: The highs and lows of August
The month of August marks the dog days of summer, offering a wide range of weather to the upper Great Plains. Here's an interactive look at the...
August 1, 2018 - 7:40am
July 19, 2018
Weather ahead: U.S. warm, Minnesota normal with warmer winter likely
MINOT, N.D. -- Virtually all of the United States, with the exception of Minnesota, North Dakota, and a portion of South Dakota, is expected...
July 19, 2018 - 7:23pm
July 13, 2018
When it rains, it pours: Unofficial reports shows up to 10 inches in Aitkin County
Aitkin County was hit hard by rain during an early morning storm Thursday, July 12, raising concerns for flooding in the area. Rainfall of up...
July 13, 2018 - 5:00am
July 10, 2018
Area averts damage as storm calmer than expected
It was a storm that appeared as if it would pack a punch in the Brainerd lakes area, but didn't. Sgt. Brad Rittgers of the Cass County Sheriff's...
July 10, 2018 - 4:00am
July 9, 2018
June makes Top 10 list for warmth, relief on the way
Last month was the ninth warmest June in the history of the Duluth station of the National Weather Service. The mean high temperature last month...
July 9, 2018 - 4:00am
July 5, 2018
Dayton declares weather emergencies in 36 counties; to visit southwest Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has declared emergencies in three dozen counties and the Red Lake reservation after a series of storms starting...
July 5, 2018 - 9:47pm