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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing SWCD board to meet in Breezy Point in July
Crow Wing County Board: County grants Line 3 easements to Enbridge
Manhattan Beach: Council names P&Z commissioner
55+ driver discount courses offered in area
Hwy 10 resurfacing east and west of Wadena completed
Baseball: U13 Patriots lose four
Anglers: Consider releasing big sunfish, eat the smaller ones
Please, follow the regulations when boating, fishing and atv riding - MnDNR CO Reports
Stock Car Racing: Winning and racing more than a hobby for Gonskas
Western Minnesota pelicans slowly rebounding
David J. Berres
Vicki Lynn Glunz
Sandra "Sandie" Sue Tricker
Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
Ask the Master Gardener: It's been a slow start to the growing season
Faith: Father's Day reflection
Senior Menus: June 24-28, 2019
Card games: June 10-14, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: A perfect day
The Last Windrow: Sorting through life's accumulations
Danecdotes: A new appreciation for 'the little things'
Opinion: What do Americans want?
Letter to the editor: President, country deserve respect
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Births: May 29-June 16, 2019
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
May 6, 2018
All eyes on the ice: Rapid ice melt in recent days may save opener
DULUTH — It's been on every Minnesota walleye angler's mind for weeks now, ever since April came in more like February: Will the ice be...
May 6, 2018 - 6:00am
May 4, 2018
Will ice go out in time for fishing opener?
What are bait store owners being asked this time of year? "Do you have any minnows, and will the ice go out," said Sherree Wicktor, owner of...
May 4, 2018 - 11:41am
May 2, 2018
Green Lake sheds ice in time for Gov. Dayton’s fishing opener
SPICER, Minn. – Gov. Mark Dayton will be fishing on an ice-free Green Lake on the state’s fishing opener May 12. Although not officially...
May 2, 2018 - 5:02pm
May 12, 2017
Walleye/northern pike fishing opener: Shiners may make comeback in time for opener
Shiner minnows, one of the most popular baits for Minnesota's walleye and northern pike fishing opener Saturday, May 13, were slightly delayed...
May 12, 2017 - 5:00am
May 11, 2017
The Last Windrow: Let's not brag about an extraordinary fishing opener
I've got to be careful when I start bragging about how good the upcoming Minnesota fishing opener might be. A few years ago I wrote in this very...
May 11, 2017 - 8:00am
April 22, 2017
The Last Windrow: A dry line fishing opener
Anyone who knows me knows that I like to fish. The sport is embedded in my chromosomes. If I didn't know better, if there is a thing such as...
April 22, 2017 - 3:30am
May 18, 2016
Fishing Opener: Welcome Wannigan continues tradition on Gull Lake
As it's done every spring since 1959, the Nisswa Chamber's Welcome Wannigan traveled Gull Lake on Saturday, May 14, delivering hot coffee from...
May 18, 2016 - 12:09pm
May 11, 2016
Fishing family: Generations of Koeps share love of angling
Fishing and family have always been connected for Marv and Judy Koep. Marv grew up around fishing since his dad was a bait salesman in Urbank....
May 11, 2016 - 11:20am
May 14, 2015
Welcome Wannigan shares treats with anglers
Since 1959, the Welcome Wannigan has delivered free coffee and doughnuts to fishermen on Gull Lake on the opening day of the walleye and northern...
May 14, 2015 - 10:50am
May 11, 2015
Guest column: This story sounds fishy, but it ain't
The story you are about to read really happened. Nothing has been changed to protect the stupid. It happened to me in 1978, shortly after I moved my family back to Minnesota after a 20-year absence. We built a home in the Tall Timbers area on Gull Lake. The homes there surround a...
May 11, 2015 - 3:44pm
The Last Windrow: This weekend's big event
Well, this is the weekend that Minnesota men and women and kids have been waiting for all winter. It is the occasion of our joy, the top of the mountain, the peak of peaks!
May 11, 2015 - 3:03pm
May 7, 2015
Fishing opener looking promising
At least one area bait shop owner is predicting this weekend's walleye and northern pike fishing opener to be the best in the last three years. "With the availability of bait, I think it is going to be an excellent opener," said Jim Tuller, owner of Swanson's Bait and Tackle in Hackensack....
May 7, 2015 - 2:23pm
April 29, 2015
Fishing opener preview
Barring storms, favorable conditions should be on tap for anglers when fishing begins for walleye and northern pike Saturday, May 9, with this year's season following a slightly earlier-than-normal ice out. Walleye and northern pike spawning will have been on-track before the opener,...
April 29, 2015 - 1:38pm