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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - Dec. 15, 2018
Sgt. Adam Kronstedt awarded Medal of Valor
Breezy Point police officer earns Lifesaver Award
Cass County Board: Uniform price rates set at waste transfer sites
Pequot Lakes: Council adopts budgets, levies on 4-1 vote
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 16: Bear hunting tooth sample requirement
High School Athletics: Staples-Motley to start Hall of Fame
Dance: PL 5th, PR-B 6th at C-I
Area Girls Basketball: Tigers grab rare win over Pequot
Girls hockey: Lightning girls to play in Schwan's Cup
Shirley Mae (Johnson) Blaisdell
Margery Lena (Davies) Howard
Betty Delores Martinsen
Card games: Dec. 3-7, 2018
Chef's Hat: For a festive holiday, give recipes in a jar
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
Crow Wing Energized: Support your local food shelf
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old raises awareness about endometriosis
The Last Windrow: Can good gifts come in small packages?
Case Co. Sheriff's Corner: Clarifying trespass rules and laws
Letter to the editor: Support Green New Deal resolution
Letter to the editor: 'I know nothing'
Opinion: Will anybody care when you die?
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Open House For Cecil Kottschade
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September 6, 2018
Echo Journal tree falls during Labor Day weekend storm
Mark Neugebauer cuts down a tree Sunday, Sept. 2, that fell after the Friday, Aug. 31, storm in front of the Echo Journal building in Pequot...
September 6, 2018 - 10:30am
July 10, 2018
Area averts damage as storm calmer than expected
It was a storm that appeared as if it would pack a punch in the Brainerd lakes area, but didn't. Sgt. Brad Rittgers of the Cass County Sheriff's...
July 10, 2018 - 4:00am
November 24, 2017
Looking Back - Nov. 24, 2017
40 years ago - Nov. 24, 1977 (Headline) First major storm of the season closes Echoland schools Director Rod Pitstick, of HVC, announced last Friday that Heartland Vocational Center will construct a building to provide office space, classrooms, and construction laboratory on the Pine...
November 24, 2017 - 3:30am
November 1, 2017
Duluth to seek state aid for Lake Superior storm damage
DULUTH, Minn.—After extensive assessment, Duluth city staff members have determined damage from Friday's storm caused enough damage to...
November 1, 2017 - 8:53pm
October 30, 2017
Lake Shore: Lower speed limit for Jacobs Road discussed
The Lake Shore City Council on Monday, Oct. 23, talked about the speed limit on Jacobs Road after council member Wayne Anderson asked how to...
October 30, 2017 - 5:00am
August 19, 2017
Friday storm brings hail, fog
A strong storm blew in Friday with heavy rain, fog and hail in parts of the lakes area. In Brainerd, heavy rain added to a sodden few days. The...
August 19, 2017 - 5:00am
Storm hits lakes area, knocks down trees, power lines
A powerful line of thunderstorms ripped across the Brainerd lakes area late Monday afternoon, knocking down trees and power lines in its wake....
July 19, 2017 - 5:00am
June 11, 2017
Sunday storms pack a punch
PENNOCK, Minn. — A family dairy operation west of Willmar was hit hard by a powerful storm that rolled through west central Minnesota...
June 11, 2017 - 10:33pm
November 18, 2016
First dose of winter hits hard
Minnesotans all across the state are experiencing the first dose of winter today as a snow storm sweeps through the state. Meteorologist Joe...
November 18, 2016 - 10:18am
August 4, 2016
Share storm photos with the Echo Journal
Widespread damage was reported across the region from this morning's severe thunderstorm. Share photos with the Echo Journal by sending to firstname.lastname@example.org...
August 4, 2016 - 11:12am
Crow Wing County Fair closed until 1 p.m. due to storm damage
A powerful thunderstorm early Thursday caused damage throughout the lakes area, with reports of power outages, trees downed and damage to structures. The Crow Wing County Fairgrounds sustained damage and fair organizers reported the fair will be closed until 1 p.m. Thursday. The extent...
August 4, 2016 - 9:05am
July 21, 2016
Storms leave thousands without power
Power outages swept through the lakes area after an early morning storm on Thursday, July 21, affecting more than 6,000 residents from Nisswa to Hackensack, according to Minnesota Power. The outages occur as the area faces record heat, with temperatures rising into the 90s and heat...
July 21, 2016 - 9:42am
July 20, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Rain, hail affect school property
The Pequot Lakes School District was not immune to damage from the recent rain and hail storms that affected the lakes area. Most notably, a...
July 20, 2016 - 1:25pm
July 14, 2016
CWC County Board declares state of emergency
Due to the recent storm and flooding, the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office, Division of Emergency Management has requested Chairman Doug Houge of the Crow Wing County Board to sign a resolution declaring Crow Wing County in a State of Emergency.
July 14, 2016 - 1:00pm
June 20, 2016
Storm damage minimal across northern lakes area
Area communities reported minimal damage after the Sunday night, June 19, storm that swept through the Brainerd lakes area. Pequot Lakes and...
June 20, 2016 - 3:37pm