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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
Timothy J. McGuire
Charles "Chuck" William Halstead
Donald E. Sorben
Laureen Estelle Borden
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 14, 2019
Ruud, Lueck make push to slash taxes on charitable gambling
Local politicians are taking a shot at slashing tax rates on charitable gambling activities—a push to halve exorbitantly high rates, they...
February 14, 2019 - 9:00am
Legislators respond to governor's Line 3 appeal
Gov. Tim Walz's decision Tuesday, Feb. 12, to renew an appeal of the Line 3 oil pipeline by former Gov. Mark Dayton's Department of Commerce prompted responses from local legislators. The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission unanimously approved a certificate of need, and a contentious...
February 14, 2019 - 4:30am
February 13, 2019
Lakes area politicos blast Walz decision to appeal Enbridge Line 3
Gov. Tim Walz ruled Tuesday, Feb. 12, on the Enbridge Line 3 issue after months of speculation—directing state government to pursue an...
February 13, 2019 - 5:00am
February 11, 2019
Area legislators urge Walz to support Line 3, drop legal challenges
On Friday, 76 legislators from the Minnesota House and Senate sent a bipartisan letter to Gov. Tim Walz urging support for the Line 3 replacement...
February 11, 2019 - 5:00am
February 8, 2019
How to contact your local legislators
Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township (District 9) 95 University Ave. W. Minnesota Senate Building, Room 3113 St. Paul, MN 55155 651-296-4875 Email: Go to https://www.senate.mn/members for email form Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point (District 10) 95 University Ave. W. Minnesota...
February 8, 2019 - 7:30am
January 19, 2019
Area legislators sworn in
Minnesota's 2019 legislative session officially began Tuesday, Jan. 8, with legislators being sworn into office at the State Capitol. Those legislators...
January 19, 2019 - 6:00am
Lueck gains post on environment and natural resources committee
State Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, accepted an appointment to serve as the Republican lead on the House's Environment and Natural Resources Policy...
December 19, 2018 - 9:30am
December 2, 2018
State grants available for shooting clubs
Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, urges area shooting clubs to look at applying for a portion of $100,000 in state grants available for improving existing five-stand, pistol, rifle, skeet or trap ranges.
December 2, 2018 - 4:30am
December 1, 2018
Will Minnesota become the next state to legalize weed?
Governor-elect Tim Walz said he's in favor of legalizing recreational pot late last week—a sign of approval from the state's future chief...
December 1, 2018 - 9:00am
November 7, 2018
Incumbents wins area legislative seats
The Nov. 6 election was a night for incumbents for legislative districts 10A, 9A, 5B and 10B. In several races the margins were very wide from...
November 7, 2018 - 5:30pm
District 10B backs Lueck for 3rd term in Minnesota House
It's a third term for the Aitkin-based cattle rancher—a chance to see a number of old projects to fruition and, with new faces in high...
November 7, 2018 - 10:30am
November 2, 2018
Area legislative candidates share opinions at forum
Six area legislative candidates gathered to peddle their ideas at the final Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce candidate forum Monday, Oct. 29,...
November 2, 2018 - 6:00am
October 30, 2018
Local state rep candidates spar over partisan lines in CLC forum
With all six local candidates in one room, the forum Monday, Oct. 29, in Central Lakes College's Chalberg Theatre took on a different quality—not...
October 30, 2018 - 3:00am
October 28, 2018
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 27, 2018
Legislative candidate forum set Monday in Brainerd
Learn more about the candidates running for Minnesota state representative in Districts 9A, 10A and 10B at a candidate forum at 6:30 p.m. Monday,...
October 27, 2018 - 8:00am