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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes Middle School Students of the Month
After snow, brace for big chill: Motorists may face difficult commute Jan. 22 with slick roads
Backus: Wellhead protection plan qualifies city for grant funding
Pequot Lakes: Early Childhood Family Education classes offered
Rollover traps Brainerd man on Highway 371
Chasing the blood moon: Photographer shares experience
Area Girls Basketball: PR-B the better of the Tigers
Area Boys Basketball: PR-B scores 9-point win
Area Wrestling: Road Crew runs away with team title
PL 6th-graders 3rd in St. Cloud
Karen Maxine Lee
Martha Czech Brady
Alfred 'Al' A. Sorem
Joseph Louis Plut Jr.
Boost your immune system and fight colds with probiotics
3 things for better health - Jan. 21
Pine River United Methodist Church makes donation
Senior Menus: Jan. 21-25, 2019
Faith: Encouragement for a discouraged world
From the Lefthand Corner: 2020 run for president beginning now
The Cracker Barrel: 'Norwegian Wood'
The Last Windrow: An acre of dirt
Danecdotes: Weekend getaway a nice change of pace
Opinion: Foreign aid, adjust and repair
letters to the editor
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
January 16, 2019
It's gonna be a real cold weekend: Temperatures expected to drop through week in lakes area
Oh joy, the snap is back. A short blast of cold air will make its presence in the Brainerd lakes area this week, into Saturday and Sunday, Jan....
January 16, 2019 - 5:00am
August 12, 2018
NWS: Air pollution alert ends Sunday evening, incoming cold front forecasted
Blood meridian—an orange hole-punched disk hanging in the sky, it invokes something like a Japanese flag, though its origins are distinctly...
August 12, 2018 - 8:05pm
June 9, 2018
The Last Windrow: For anglers' sake, we need to get along with Canada
I hope Canada doesn't decide to put a tariff on walleyes. I'm kind of worried about that. This part of northern Minnesota attracts thousands of anglers each year searching for walleyes, northern pike, bass and panfish. The highways are full of $100,000 boats pulled by shiny-wheeled...
June 9, 2018 - 7:30am
April 10, 2018
Mexico, Canada, Minnesota officials agree trade is important
ST. PAUL — Mexicans eat nearly $23 million worth of Minnesota turkey products a year, and Canadians consume about half that. The two United...
April 10, 2018 - 4:37pm
Lake Superior's last caribou herds: Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
The last few Lake Superior woodland caribou may be on the brink of extirpation thanks to the freakishly cold winter of 2014 and hungry wolves...
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
November 29, 2017
Minnesotan fined $1,500 for smuggling leeches into Ontario
Two Minnesota anglers learned the hard way that Ontario doesn't mess around when it comes to fish and game law violations and big fines. Russell...
November 29, 2017 - 10:52pm
October 30, 2017
Northern Minnesota border crossings set to change hours of operation
LANCASTER, Minn.—Drivers coming home from Canada may have to take a major detour, as the feds want to make changes to local ports of entry....
October 30, 2017 - 10:41am
August 23, 2017
Author Vaughn to sign books in Nisswa
Author Rosemary Vaughn will sign copies of her debut novel, "Love on the Misty Isles," from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at Turtle...
August 23, 2017 - 6:30am
August 16, 2017
Echoing Around the Globe
Bob and Jane Maas read the Echo Journal while enjoying a cruise to Alaska and Canada with their grandchildren: Jake Hendel, Tyler Maas, Lauren...
August 16, 2017 - 4:00am
July 9, 2017
Brad Dokken: Canada law eases border boat crossing
Entering Canada by water just got easier for anglers and other boaters who cross the border for the day and meet a simple set of guidelines....
July 9, 2017 - 2:22pm
June 3, 2017
The Last Windrow: First-of-the-year fishing trip
We're getting ready to take our annual fishing excursion to our neighbor to the north, Canada. I've checked out the boat, readied our rods and...
June 3, 2017 - 6:30am
May 31, 2017
Minnesota judge suppresses suspect’s statements in killing of 5-year-old girl last summer
WALKER, Minn. -- A northern Minnesota judge has ruled that investigators improperly questioned the man accused of kidnapping and killing Watkins...
May 31, 2017 - 8:04pm
West African woman believed to be fleeing to Canada found dead along Minnesota border
NOYES, Minn. -- A west African woman believed to be trying to cross into Canada was found dead in rural northern Minnesota, less than a mile...
May 31, 2017 - 2:27pm
A woman was found dead in NW Minn. It's believed she was fleeing to Canada.
NOYES, Minn. - For the second time in less than a week, a body has been found in normally quiet Kittson County, Minnesota. Authorities found...
May 31, 2017 - 6:26am
May 5, 2017
Minnesota homeowner reaches plea agreement in teenage prowler's fatal shooting
MADELIA, Minn. --- A southern Minnesota homeowner who fatally shot a would-be teenage burglar last winter has reached a plea agreement involving...
May 5, 2017 - 6:48pm