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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing SWCD board to meet in Breezy Point in July
Crow Wing County Board: County grants Line 3 easements to Enbridge
Manhattan Beach: Council names P&Z commissioner
55+ driver discount courses offered in area
Hwy 10 resurfacing east and west of Wadena completed
Baseball: U13 Patriots lose four
Anglers: Consider releasing big sunfish, eat the smaller ones
Please, follow the regulations when boating, fishing and atv riding - MnDNR CO Reports
Stock Car Racing: Winning and racing more than a hobby for Gonskas
Western Minnesota pelicans slowly rebounding
David J. Berres
Vicki Lynn Glunz
Sandra "Sandie" Sue Tricker
Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
Ask the Master Gardener: It's been a slow start to the growing season
Faith: Father's Day reflection
Senior Menus: June 24-28, 2019
Card games: June 10-14, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: A perfect day
The Last Windrow: Sorting through life's accumulations
Danecdotes: A new appreciation for 'the little things'
Opinion: What do Americans want?
Letter to the editor: President, country deserve respect
letters to the editor
Births: May 29-June 16, 2019
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
June 19, 2019
VA Community Clinics offering Whole Health intro course
Starting July 3, VA clinics in Brainerd, Montevideo and Alexandria now offer Introduction to Whole Health educational classes 2-4 p.m. the first Wednesday of every month, excluding federal holidays. Veterans and family members desiring to attend can contact their care teams to register....
June 19, 2019 - 9:30am
May 26, 2019
Coming Monday: Veteran volunteers Memorial Day services
Mark Persons of Brainerd was raised in a broadcasting family and says he knew he would be a radio broadcast engineer when he grew up, but a stint...
May 26, 2019 - 7:30am
May 8, 2019
Veterans town hall slated May 16 in Brainerd
A veterans town hall meeting focused on improving Veterans Affairs health care services and programs is scheduled for 5 p.m. Thursday, May 16,...
May 8, 2019 - 8:00am
May 1, 2019
So close yet so far - fundraiser hits the road again to raise more money
Jerry Meadows just wants to return home, but the disabled veteran who arrived on foot last month in St. Cloud from Bemidji will not—not...
May 1, 2019 - 5:00am
Region 5 receives 'Support Our Troops' license plate grant
The Region Five Development Commission was among five recipients of grant funds from the Support Our Troops license plate fund grant program....
May 1, 2019 - 2:00am
April 30, 2019
Coming Wednesday: He's back
The Air Force veteran was flying high when he completed his walk from Bemidji to St. Cloud earlier this month, but he fell short of his fundraising...
April 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
April 19, 2019
Minnesota VA commissioner rules in favor of disabled veteran
Jon Kolstad feels vindicated after the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs agreed this week Crow Wing County violated his rights when a...
April 19, 2019 - 9:00am
April 6, 2019
Veteran reaffirms faith in Americans with Wounded Warrior Project fundraiser. 61-year-old finishes walking from Bemidji to St. Cloud earlier than planned
Jerry Meadows made it on foot to St. Cloud from Bemidji—and he learned a few things along the way. "I feel totally blessed, gracious and...
April 6, 2019 - 3:00am
April 5, 2019
Cass County Board: Fewer veterans in county but benefit costs on the rise
WALKER—Jeff Woodford opened the Health, Human and Veterans Services annual report to Cass County commissioners Tuesday, April 2, by reporting...
April 5, 2019 - 7:00am
April 2, 2019
Veteran walks from Bemidji to St. Cloud for Wounded Warrior Project: Wife wanted to see Minnesota. She got more than she bargained for.
The Brainerd lakes area gets a lot of visitors, but not many like Jerry Meadows of Wahpeton, N.D. The 61-year-old disabled veteran left on foot...
April 2, 2019 - 3:00am
April 1, 2019
Auto of honor: Motley man pays tribute to Vietnam vets with race car
Barry Mudford crouched down to read the names of his fallen comrades closer. A veteran of the Vietnam War, Mudford recognized some of the men...
April 1, 2019 - 5:00am
March 9, 2019
He was looking for a job. What he got was a date with a judge. Veteran claims Crow Wing County violated Veterans Preference Act.
All Jon Kolstad wanted from Crow Wing County was a chance to apply for a different county job—and now it seems the Merrifield resident...
March 9, 2019 - 7:00am
March 8, 2019
Coming this weekend: A veteran's grievance
An Air Force and Air National Guard veteran who is a Crow Wing County employee claims the county violated his rights under the Veterans Preference...
March 8, 2019 - 2:00pm
Vets on the Hill bus trip set
Military veterans are invited to the annual "Vets on the Hill" March 20 in St. Paul. Participants attend ceremonies in the capitol rotunda and meet with legislators to discuss legislation for veterans. To reserve a seat on a coach bus, call Dave Meyer at 218-839-2653. The trip is...
March 8, 2019 - 4:30am
March 5, 2019
Region Five Development Commission seeks veterans
The Region Five Development Commission is seeking 50 veterans who live in rural Minnesota to participate in the Veteran Community-Supported Agriculture Program. Applications to the program are being accepted from veterans in the counties of Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd or Wadena....
March 5, 2019 - 10:30am