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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus recognizes School Board Recognition Week
Baxter City Council: Streets project on docket for new Baxter Elementary
Rollover injures 2 passengers
Legislators address Crosslake loon center funding, other issues
Cass County Board: MnDOT identifies money to reroute roads around Gull Lake campground
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
PL 7th-graders take Mid-State crown
Wick takes 1st, 3rd in Duluth
Douglas T. Imgrund
Charles F. Zwisler Jr.
Joel Brian Carlson
Charles "Chuck" William Halstead
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
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
The Cracker Barrel: A sense of wonder
Mayor's Notebook: Participate in changing Breezy Point for the better
letters to the editor
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
December 11, 2018
Transit coalition push includes $120 million ask for Greater Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- A Twin Cities coalition aiming to boost state investments in public transit said it will push for full funding of $120 million in...
December 11, 2018 - 6:03pm
Minnesota AG sues Virginia tax debt settlement company
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson on Tuesday, Dec. 11 brought a lawsuit against a Virginia-based tax settlement company, alleging...
December 11, 2018 - 12:36pm
December 6, 2018
Gas prices fall to lowest of the year in North Dakota, Minnesota, nation
FARGO — North Dakota and Minnesota gas prices have dropped sharply after sitting at their highest rates since 2014. The state’s gas prices...
December 6, 2018 - 8:05pm
Minnesota economy chugs on, but slowdown on the horizon
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s economy is chugging along, but economists warn that could be about to change. "We're currently living in the longest...
December 6, 2018 - 6:30pm
December 4, 2018
Nolan’s days in office grow short: Congressman reflects on a public life
DULUTH — Rick Nolan emerged from the boardroom at Fitger’s Inn on Tuesday, Dec. 4, to be greeted by a smiling, familiar face. “You’ve...
December 4, 2018 - 9:22pm
Strong northern Minn. public support for bringing elk back
DULUTH — The prospect of restoring elk to eastern Minnesota forests has strong, across-the-board public support in the region, according to...
December 4, 2018 - 4:11pm
December 1, 2018
Will Minnesota become the next state to legalize weed?
Governor-elect Tim Walz said he's in favor of legalizing recreational pot late last week—a sign of approval from the state's future chief...
December 1, 2018 - 9:00am
November 29, 2018
North-central Minnesota woman fatally stabbed, son in custody
BENA, Minn. -- Police say a woman in this north-central Minnesota town died after suffering multiple stab wounds they believe were inflicted...
November 29, 2018 - 3:33pm
Judge orders Wetterling killer Heinrich to pay over $17 million to Jared Scheierl
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — A Stearns County District Court judge has awarded Jared Scheierl over $17 million in a civil lawsuit against Danny Heinrich,...
November 29, 2018 - 3:28pm
November 27, 2018
Prior Lake woman killed when vehicle collides with semi
WASECA, Minn. - A 50-year-old Prior Lake woman was killed when her vehicle collided with a semi-truck Monday afternoon, Nov. 26, on Highway 13...
November 27, 2018 - 9:14am
November 26, 2018
Central Minnesota authorities investigating drive-by shooting, no one injured
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - A drive-by shooting, with no injuries, was reported shortly before midnight Friday, Nov. 23, in Hudson Township southeast...
November 26, 2018 - 2:11pm
McFeely: Vikings finally get a kick out of beating Green Bay
MINNEAPOLIS -- Mike Zimmer is getting all soft with his kickers, it appears. Sort of. He's all into forgiveness and second chances. Sort of....
November 26, 2018 - 8:19am
November 12, 2018
Teen passenger dies in eastern Minnesota crash
FLOODWOOD, Minn. -- A 17-year-old Proctor girl died Saturday in a head-on collision near Floodwood in northeastern Minnesota. Just after 6 a.m....
November 12, 2018 - 10:16am
Guest Opinion: Cass County Sheriff's Corner
The seasons are changing rapidly this time of the year and we would like to take the opportunity to remind readers about brushing up on their...
November 12, 2018 - 6:30am
November 8, 2018
Carbon monoxide poisonings rise when temperatures drop in Minnesota
As temperatures fall in Minnesota, the number of people who become seriously ill from carbon monoxide poisoning goes up, according to data from the Minnesota Department of Health. Illness and deaths from CO poisoning can be prevented when people take certain steps to prepare for heating...
November 8, 2018 - 10:30am