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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Broadband connectivity initiative continues for rural areas in Region Five
Police Blotter - Jan. 19, 2019
March for Life planned Tuesday
Pre-order trees, plants, seeds
'Feels like yesterday': Family will not forget day Minnesota State Patrol Trooper Ray F. Krueger died while on duty
Area Wrestling: Road Crew runs away with team title
PL 6th-graders 3rd in St. Cloud
Inside the Outdoors: Ice fishing shelters have evolved in new directions
Successful snowmobile rides start with safety mindset
Area Girls Basketball: Pirates prevail over W-DC. PL's Lane reaches 2,000 career points
Cheryl Lynn Hanson
Dorothy Ann (Meyer) Thielen
Denise A. Jasman
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
Card games: Jan. 7-11, 2019
Grim's Grub: Liver pate: Try it, you just might like it
Crow Wing Energized: Mental illness is as common as brown eyes
Faith: Becoming one with the potato
The Last Windrow: An acre of dirt
Danecdotes: Weekend getaway a nice change of pace
Opinion: Foreign aid, adjust and repair
Sheriff's Corner: A snapshot of 2018
Bormett's Vignette: A change in perspective
letters to the editor
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
December 13, 2018
Homeless and WoundedWarriors seeks holiday helpers
Homeless and WoundedWarriors-MN, now in its 15th year, again is adopting wounded warrior families for Christmas. The group is working with nine families and expects to have all shopping done by Saturday, Dec. 15. HWW's sleighs are waiting in the wings to deliver those gifts just in...
December 13, 2018 - 4:30am
December 12, 2018
Calendar of events: Dec. 13-21, 2018
DECEMBER Through 31 Sertoma Winter Wonderland, Northland Arboretum, Brainerd 14-16 Christmas Cantata: "Tonight, Heaven Touches Earth," 7 p.m. Dec. 14-15, 2 p.m. Dec. 16, Grace United Methodist Church, Pequot Lakes 15 Kid's Christmas Party for ages 10 and under, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.,...
December 12, 2018 - 7:30am
December 7, 2018
Merrifield man dies in Wise Road head-on collision
A Merrifield man died Thursday afternoon, Dec. 6, in a head-on collision near the intersection of Wise Road and Sugarberry Creek Road in Brainerd,...
December 7, 2018 - 10:03am
December 6, 2018
Calendar of events: Dec. 6-16, 2018
DECEMBER Through 31 Sertoma Winter Wonderland, Northland Arboretum, Brainerd 6 Taste of the Holidays, 4-7 p.m., Schaefer's Foods, Nisswa 6-7 Radiothon to End Child Abuse 6-8 Brainerd Community Theatre: "Bill W. and Dr. Bob," 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6-7, 2 p.m. Dec. 8, Dryden Theatre, Central...
December 6, 2018 - 2:30am
December 5, 2018
Reminders: Dec. 6-8, 2018
Caroling and cookies A caroling and cookies event will take place at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, at Senior Class Care in Pequot Lakes. Taste of the Holidays Schaefer's Foods of Nisswa will host its annual Taste of the Holidays from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, with proceeds benefiting...
December 5, 2018 - 4:30pm
Two-vehicle crash south of Pequot Lakes
A two-vehicle crash on State Highway 371 south of Pequot Lakes temporarily slowed traffic down to single-lane in the highway's northbound lanes...
December 5, 2018 - 3:15pm
December 3, 2018
Pine River-Backus Family Center lists events
The Pine River-Backus Family Center is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. The family center will be closed Dec. 24-Jan. 1 for the holidays. Following is a schedule of upcoming events: • Salty Dog pulled pork fundraiser: The fundraiser will be...
December 3, 2018 - 5:30am
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves revised budget, adds new positions
The Pequot Lakes School Board approved further budget revisions to counter an increased enrollment projection. With the newly approved budget,...
December 3, 2018 - 4:00am
December 2, 2018
Sons of American Legion donates to Tiger Den
The Backus Sons of the American Legion donated 10 $25 gift cards to the Pine River-Backus School Tiger Den. The cards will be given to needy...
December 2, 2018 - 10:00am
November 30, 2018
Reminders: Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 2018
Farewell, welcome party A farewell party for the retiring Pine River Library Branch Manager Muriel Erickson and Browser the library cat will...
November 30, 2018 - 2:30am
November 29, 2018
Calendar of events: Nov. 29-Dec. 8, 2018
NOVEMBER 29-Dec. 1, Dec. 6-8 Brainerd Community Theatre: "Bill W. and Dr. Bob," 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29-Dec. 1 & Dec. 6-7, 2 p.m. Dec. 8, Dryden Theatre,...
November 29, 2018 - 8:00am
Area firefighters respond to attic fire Nov. 21
Ideal Township firefighters were called to a building fire just before 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, on the 32000 block of Ossawinnamakee Heights,...
November 29, 2018 - 6:00am
November 28, 2018
Farewell, welcome open house set at Pine River Library
Library patrons have an opportunity to attend both a farewell party and a welcoming party from 2-4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, at the Pine River Public...
November 28, 2018 - 6:00am
November 27, 2018
Pine River UMC to host Kids Shopping Day Dec. 1
Children in sixth grade and younger can get their Christmas shopping done at the Community Children's Shopping Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at the United Methodist Church in Pine River. All items are $1 with free gift wrapping. While the children shop with the help...
November 27, 2018 - 5:30am
November 26, 2018
YARD facility to serve young athletes
A new building is going up just south of Pequot Lakes, and it is one that will cater to younger athletes throughout the lakes area. Pequot Lakes...
November 26, 2018 - 6:00am