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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Minnesota VA commissioner rules in favor of disabled veteran
Tigers Care: Quirky one-woman show kicks off event
22-year-old falls out of moving vehicle, suffers head injury
Celebrate 911 dispatchers week: They're here to help those in distress
Veterans town hall meeting planned in Brainerd
Six Patriots sign on for college sports
Lakeshore Club announces spring events
Girls Golf: Pequot third in season opener
Patriots have new trap team coach
Richard "Rick" Endres
Lois Mary Zavoral
Theodore Prescott Erickson
Grace United Methodist to serve Easter pancakes
Crosslake Christian AG shares Easter events
Our Savior's to host mother-daughter banquet April 24
Public invited to become Make It OK ambassador
Crosslake Lutheran to host monthly Caregiver Support Group
Danecdotes: This week in less-discussed history
Letter to the editor: Embracing the Word
Letter to the editor: Vote 'yes' on PR-B School referendum
Opinion: Easter - Think about it
The Cracker Barrel: Nature notes
letters to the editor
Births: Jan. 30-March 7, 2019
Dr. Joy Harris - Zeno Rausa
Births: Jan. 1-15, 2019
Essentia Health - St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd, births
March 25, 2019
Danecdotes: Owning a home makes one handy by necessity
It has been almost three years to the day since my wife and I became adults, so to speak, and bought a home. For the most part, it absolutely...
March 25, 2019 - 10:00am
Layman advocates for broadband, Line 3 and roads
This session, I'm privileged to serve on the Greater Minnesota Jobs and Economic Development Finance Division. This assignment provides me the opportunity to advocate for infrastructure and other improvements to continue developing the economies in our area and other rural parts of...
March 25, 2019 - 7:30am
March 23, 2019
The Last Windrow: Who's ready for the annual Minnesota Twins forecast?
It is that time of year again. A time of the year when the Minnesota Twins are about to return to the tundra with their sunburned skin and full...
March 23, 2019 - 7:30am
March 21, 2019
Guest Opinion: Reimagining Minnesota State
Along with emerging technologies and the changing nature of work, perhaps the most profound changes occurring within higher education relate to the very students we serve at the colleges and universities of Minnesota State. Driven by powerful demographic, generational, social, and...
March 21, 2019 - 7:30am
As I See It: Who can we trust?
Events and revelations of the past few months are quite disturbing and may lead one to think the federal government is really not doing its job at protecting the American people. On the international side we seem to be relatively secure. But on the domestic front things aren't quite...
March 21, 2019 - 2:30am
March 20, 2019
Sheriff's Corner: Now is the time to prepare for flooding
Last month, we talked about the snowfall and snow conditions for snowmobilers and other winter enthusiasts. Now, all that snow has to melt and...
March 20, 2019 - 7:30am
March 19, 2019
Grim's Tales: I hope to see PR-B voters April 18
In my years as a writer for your local newspaper, I've had the joy of being witness to some of the most fun, heartwarming, charitable parts of...
March 19, 2019 - 3:30am
March 18, 2019
Guest Opinion: Minnesota can be a national leader on CWD
Like many area residents, I was extremely concerned when the DNR revealed last month that a wild deer in Crow Wing County had tested positive...
March 18, 2019 - 7:30am
March 17, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: Poor Richard
"Poor Richard's Almanack" was a yearly almanac published in Philadelphia by Benjamin Franklin, writing under the name of "Poor Richard" or "Richard...
March 17, 2019 - 2:30am
March 16, 2019
The Last Windrow: Congratulations to Harry, fisherman extraordinaire
A friend of mine is going to be installed into the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame in the upcoming days at the Northwest Sport Show in Minneapolis....
March 16, 2019 - 10:00am
March 14, 2019
From the Lefthand Corner: DFL - a voice of reason
Although it doesn't always do so, a la our state convention last June, the Minnesota DFL Party exhibited its reasonable collective self at our off-year convention or business conference a couple weeks ago. About 350 Central Committee statewide delegates gathered at Eagan High School...
March 14, 2019 - 7:30am
March 13, 2019
Opinion: College admissions scam - Fast track to jail?
Is it possible to have a "new" news story? We now have a college admission's scandal. Breaking stories of wealth and influence traded for admission to some of the nation's most prestigious colleges are just now unfolding. Allegedly Hollywood stars to corporate CEOs are being named...
March 13, 2019 - 12:30pm
March 12, 2019
Guest Opinion: Keep the light shining on government
It's truly a paradox that the light shining on the Jefferson Memorial contradicts an American principle that this Founding Father is known for...
March 12, 2019 - 7:30am
March 11, 2019
Bormett's Vignette: Memory-filled playlists keep me grounded
Change is inevitable, but it can be difficult adjusting to new circumstances. As odd as it may sound, the biggest shift in my life lately is...
March 11, 2019 - 7:30am
March 9, 2019
The Last Windrow: Farm boy doesn't regret move made 48 years ago
March is moving month. Our farm family moved in March 48 years ago this week. March has always been known as a month folks move from one place...
March 9, 2019 - 8:00am