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Deputies respond to dog shot to death: Video on Facebook allegedly shows incident
DNR boss: Beefed up funding for water management, CWD prevention
Pequot Lakes speech team takes first in Staples, Brainerd
Crash injures 2 near Brainerd
Construction underway in Crosslake for model railroad museum building
PR-B's Rainwater commits to Jamestown
New Ulm top North Stars in shootout
Girls Basketball: Tiger girls win two
Boys Basketball: Tigers win 3, improve to 18-4. Raph, Hirschey both get 1,000th point
Athletics: Pequot spring sports meeting scheduled
Douglas T. Imgrund
Charles F. Zwisler Jr.
Robert "Robbie" Winter
Shirley Mae Daniels
Timothy J. McGuire
Chef's Hat: For a fast, easy, healthy dish, try salmon
Women can reduce risk of heart disease with diet, exercise
3 things for better health - Feb. 18
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Faith: God shows how much He loves us
Danecdotes: The cold's never bothered us anyway ...
Letter to the editor: Let's judge people for their character
As I See It: Illegal immigration - do the political math
Letter to the editor: A question of ethical accountability
From the Lefthand Corner: We truly are surrounded by good in Echoland
letters to the editor
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
January 25, 2019
The Last Windrow: Sometimes you brave the elements to ice fish
The Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza is about to happen in my area of Minnesota. The event will draw worldwide attention as ice anglers...
January 25, 2019 - 7:30am
January 24, 2019
As I See It: Good fences do make good neighbors
"Good fences make good neighbors," is an old proverb in many cultures and languages that is quoted twice in a poem by Robert Frost. A modern person would slap himself on the forehead and say, "Well, duh," isn't this common sense? Since humans started roaming the earth they have likely...
January 24, 2019 - 8:30am
January 21, 2019
From the Lefthand Corner: 2020 run for president beginning now
Humpty Trumpty sat on his grand wall. Humpty Trumpty had a great fall. All Trumpty's horses and all of Trumpty's men couldn't put poor Trumpty together again. Was it his shutdown of government with no plan to restore? Did he walk out on his wall too far, and fall too far? Will the...
January 21, 2019 - 7:30am
January 20, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: 'Norwegian Wood'
Two months ago, for her birthday, my wife received a lovely gift from a dear friend. The gift, a book, is titled "Norwegian Wood" and subtitled...
January 20, 2019 - 3:30am
January 19, 2019
The Last Windrow: An acre of dirt
How much is an acre of dirt worth? Depends on where that acre is. I was reading an Iowa newspaper a few weeks back and the article I was reading...
January 19, 2019 - 3:30am
January 18, 2019
Danecdotes: Weekend getaway a nice change of pace
When I think of a weekend "getaway," I tend to think of a summer or autumn trip to a park with plenty of hiking trails or time spent at a lakeside...
January 18, 2019 - 8:00am
Opinion: Foreign aid, adjust and repair
Between 1948 and 2011 the United States gave Egypt 71.6 billion dollars in bilateral military and economic aid. Our Senate last August passed a new bill that will give 38 billion dollars in military aid to Israel over the next ten years. For decades we have averaged giving Israel...
January 18, 2019 - 7:30am
Sheriff's Corner: A snapshot of 2018
As we begin the New Year and work to complete our year end statistics and annual report that will be presented in the coming month to the Cass...
January 18, 2019 - 6:30am
January 16, 2019
Bormett's Vignette: A change in perspective
I've gotten my car stuck in deep snow twice in one week. Was this on my daily commute to work or an accidental wrong turn on my way to safer...
January 16, 2019 - 8:00am
January 14, 2019
Opinion: Trump's Wall and Illegal Prowlers
A few years ago I visited South Africa where the average house was surrounded by a concrete wall. South Africa has many villages and rural communities of impoverished people where the main goal each day is to find a clean drink of water. However, people throughout many of the towns...
January 14, 2019 - 7:30am
January 13, 2019
As I See It: I've got a secret
Some of us are old enough to remember the television game show with that name - I've got a secret. In Minnesota, today our state government - specifically the secretary of state - is playing his own version of that show with information that has been deemed as public information....
January 13, 2019 - 7:30am
January 12, 2019
The Last Windrow: The view from a winter deer stand
Some of you might remember the movie "A Room With A View" - a 1980s classic movie that gained many awards. I've never seen that movie, but I...
January 12, 2019 - 7:30am
January 10, 2019
Letter to the editor: Act of kindness greatly appreciated
I have been a resident of Pequot Lakes for over four years. I am a retired nurse from the Robbinsdale area and have always wanted to live in this area. My mom and grandma lived in Swanburg for many years so I have spent most of my life in the area. I love this community and the smaller...
January 10, 2019 - 2:30am
January 8, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: 1491
Every so often a book comes along that changes the way we think about the world. Charles C. Mann's 1491 is one of them. Subtitled "New Revelations...
January 8, 2019 - 3:30am
January 7, 2019
Vogt's Notes: We live among people who inspire faith, hope
We've said goodbye to 2018 and another Christmas season. Do you realize how lucky we are to live in communities filled with such caring, giving...
January 7, 2019 - 10:00am