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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
CLC students earn horticulture scholarships
WeARE, Men as Peacemakers to host forum on sex trafficking
Hands Off Venezuela vigil scheduled Saturday
Laureen Borden, longtime Crow Wing County treasurer, remembered for her public service
Pequot Lakes: Resident accuses council of harassment over yard
Cobbers have 2 former Road Crew wrestlers
Wrestling: St. Cloud State to offer youth wrestling camps
Sky high grooming for Snocross races
Dance Team: Brainerd hoping to double-up on finals. Aitkin looks to knock off defending state champ Frazee
UNC topples Road Crew 45-23. Section team competition is Saturday
Charles "Chuck" William Halstead
Donald E. Sorben
Timothy J. McGuire
James "Al" Carel
Minnesota man survives North Dakota blizzard in his vehicle, but then he's hit with tragic news
Grim's Grub: The story of Parmentier's potato ruse
Monday Motivator: Developing resilience in children
Why the 'Y'? New CEO talks about changes at nonprofit
Faith: It's winter - rejoice!
Letter to the Editor: Ethanol fix is vital for Minnesota farmers
Letter to the editor: Government of, by and for the people
Sheriff's Corner: It's a good time for a reminder on snowmobile safety and rules
As I See It: Legality, morality and life
Bormett's Vignette: A superb Super Bowl abroad
letters to the editor
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
February 8, 2019
Kohls photography exhibit on tap at Crossing Arts Alliance
An exhibit featuring a wide selection of photographs by Brainerd Dispatch photographer Steve Kohls will be on display from Friday, Feb. 8, through...
February 8, 2019 - 6:00am
February 7, 2019
Visual Arts - Feb. 7
BAXTER Chameleon Café 18196 Highway 371 Crosby artist Nora Novotny's work is on display at the Baxter cafe and the Holy Yoga studio in Crosby....
February 7, 2019 - 9:00am
February 2, 2019
Echo Journal, Brainerd Dispatch honored with awards
The PineandLakes Echo Journal and Brainerd Dispatch won a combined 18 awards at the annual Minnesota Newspaper Association Better Newspaper Contest....
February 2, 2019 - 6:00am
February 1, 2019
Veterans Service Officer Bob Nelson plans to retire in May
Bob Nelson not only served his country, but he has been serving Crow Wing County veterans as a civilian, too, and will continue to do so—at...
February 1, 2019 - 7:00am
January 31, 2019
Braving the biting arctic blast: As dangerous cold continues, residents cope
When the forecasted temperature finally rises above zero Friday, Central Minnesota will have been in the grips of subzero conditions for more...
January 31, 2019 - 3:00am
January 28, 2019
Delays in newspaper delivery possible with inclement weather
Inclement winter weather conditions have made for an extremely challenging month on area roads, especially for the Brainerd Dispatch and Pineandlakes...
January 28, 2019 - 9:00pm
January 2, 2019
Commentary: Logging out, shutting down my computer for the final time
I believe it was Kansas City Royals Hall of Fame third baseman George Brett who, when asked why he was retiring, said: "Because I can still hit...
January 2, 2019 - 7:00am
November 28, 2018
Last inning: Sports editor Bialka to hang up his keyboard
After 40 years at the Brainerd Dispatch, Mike Bialka, sports editor, is retiring. Bialka, a Brainerd native, plans to start his next chapter...
November 28, 2018 - 9:00am
Candidate forum for local state representative candidates is Monday
A candidate forum for Minnesota House of Representatives districts 9A, 10A and 10B will be 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, at Central Lakes College's...
October 28, 2018 - 9:00am
October 19, 2018
Best of Brainerd Lakes results are in
The wait is over and the results of the first Best of Brainerd Lakes contest are here. Check out the 2018 Best of Brainerd Lakes magazine in...
October 19, 2018 - 6:00am
October 10, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Thiede defends record after opponent's letter to the editor
Crow Wing County Commissioner Paul Thiede started the Tuesday, Oct. 9, county board meeting by taking aim at Bill Brekken, Thiede's opponent...
October 10, 2018 - 5:00am
October 3, 2018
Crow Wing County: Sheriff candidates share visions in forum
The Crow Wing County sheriff candidates emphasized different leadership styles they would utilize if elected for the post in the 2018 November...
October 3, 2018 - 12:42pm
Crow Wing County: Commissioner candidates court undecided voters
For Crow Wing County residents with questions as to whom to vote for in November's general election, this was the place to be. The Crow Wing...
October 3, 2018 - 5:00am
September 27, 2018
Crow Wing County candidate forums are Oct. 2
A candidate forum for Crow Wing County commissioner and sheriff races will be 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, at the Crow Wing County Land Services...
September 27, 2018 - 9:00am
September 15, 2018
Pete's Point: New publication covered northern communities 35 years ago
It was 35 years ago today that I started my career in the lakes area as a regional reporter for a new Northern Edition publication that would be inserted each Wednesday in the Brainerd Dispatch. I remember that one of my first challenges was learning the area since I grew up and went...
September 15, 2018 - 7:30am