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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Water and slush on lakes, use caution when venturing out - MnDNR CO Reports
Ruud introduces legislation to combat aquatic invasive species
Crow Wing Energized: Supporting Crow Wing County food shelves
Stauber applauds proposal to delist gray wolf from endangered species list
Backus American Legion charitable donations increase
Has CWD spread in Crow Wing County? Disease specialists working to find out
Brainerd welcomes home its 3-time state champs
Girls Basketball: PR-B lands 3 on all-area team
WATCH LIVE: Minnesota Section 8AA Boys Basketball Championship
Twins youth clinic scheduled for Nisswa
Daniel "Dan" E. Milliron
John A. Blood
Patty J. Reynolds
Edward J. Vukelich
Echoing-Journaling Around the Globe: San Diego
Chef's Hat: What to do with a bottle of bourbon
3 things for better health - March 18
Faith: Sanctification makes us holy, but only if we let it
Senior Menus: March 18-22, 2019
Guest Opinion: Minnesota can be a national leader on CWD
The Cracker Barrel: Poor Richard
The Last Windrow: Congratulations to Harry, fisherman extraordinaire
Letter to the editor: Put an end to Line 3
From the Lefthand Corner: DFL - a voice of reason
letters to the editor
Essentia Health - St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Birth: March 9, 2019
Births: March 2, 2019
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
March 14, 2019
Supporters rally in St. Paul for more passenger rail in Minnesota
The passenger rail advocacy group All Aboard Minnesota conducted a rally for more passenger train service in Minnesota at the state Capitol on...
March 14, 2019 - 2:00am
March 13, 2019
Extended rain in forecast creates flooding concerns
Snow is taking a break this week and staying out of the headlines, presenting residents in the Brainerd lakes area and beyond with another Mother...
March 13, 2019 - 3:00am
March 10, 2019
Uncapped potential: Northland’s largest breweries hoping bill would allow for growler sales, even if annual barrel limit is surpassed
DULUTH — Minnesota breweries face a difficult choice — growlers or growth. State law currently prevents breweries that produce more than...
March 10, 2019 - 6:05am
February 25, 2019
They wanted to end poverty by 2020. With one year left, MN lawmakers still think it's possible.
ST. PAUL -- A decade ago Minnesota lawmakers set a roadmap for eliminating poverty in the state by 2020. Now, a year before that deadline, poverty...
February 25, 2019 - 4:52pm
February 24, 2019
Special Olympian ready for 20th plunge into Pelican Lake: Polar Plunge set March 2 in Breezy Point
Brainerd resident Jerry Barthel was 19 when he started plunging into the frozen waters of Pelican Lake, off the shore of Breezy Point Resort....
February 24, 2019 - 5:00am
February 12, 2019
Walz administration to petition for reconsideration, let Line 3 pipeline appeal advance
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Department of Commerce will continue to appeal Enbridge Energy’s proposed Line 3 oil pipeline, Gov. Tim Walz announced...
February 12, 2019 - 8:38am
February 11, 2019
Minnesota lawmakers aim to boost teacher diversity, shrink achievement gap
ST. PAUL -- A bipartisan group of Minnesota lawmakers is hopeful that data illustrating the state is one of the worst in the nation when it comes...
February 11, 2019 - 4:56pm
Fatal deer disease poses 'beast' of a problem for Minnesota lawmakers
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers agree that scientists should get nearly $2 million to create a test that would detect a fatal disease in deer....
February 11, 2019 - 4:07pm
February 10, 2019
LIVE AT 1:30 P.M.: Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar expected to announce 2020 plans
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar from Minnesota is expected to announce her plans for the 2020 presidential election live at 1:30 p.m. at Boom Island...
February 10, 2019 - 1:15pm
February 4, 2019
Walz declares February 'Black History Month' for Minnesota
Gov. Tim Walz proclaimed the month of February as "Black History Month" in Minnesota. The proclamation recognizes the history and contributions of African-American people in the development of American democracy.
February 4, 2019 - 7:30am
February 3, 2019
After losing baby just before birth, Minnesota mother coping with grief by donating breast milk
HUTCHINSON, Minn. — One late evening last month, Megan Bah noticed that her baby, Eleanor, was not moving as much in her womb as she usually...
February 3, 2019 - 6:33pm
January 29, 2019
No mail delivery Wednesday in Dakotas, Minnesota
FARGO — The U.S. Postal Service has suspended mail delivery for Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota on Wednesday, Jan. 30, because of...
January 29, 2019 - 5:45pm
January 20, 2019
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
Quitting smoking—it's often easier said than done, as tobacco users can attest to, but a new tobacco coalition recently created aims to...
January 20, 2019 - 3:00am
January 17, 2019
Walz announces plan to minimize government shutdown for Minnesotans
Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan announced Tuesday, Jan. 15, the administration's plan to minimize the impact of the federal government...
January 17, 2019 - 7:00am
January 16, 2019
EXPLORE: A look at the history of Hockey Day Minnesota
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- When the pucks drop this week in Bemidji for Hockey Day Minnesota, it is expected to be a celebration of the game and its roots....
January 16, 2019 - 2:46pm