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November 26, 2018
Construction on the YARD (Young Athletes Reaching Dreams) has begun south of Pequot Lakes. When completed, the facility will cater to athletes of baseball, softball and pickleball. Dan Determan / Echo Journal
YARD facility to serve young athletes
November 26, 2018 - 6:00am
November 17, 2018
Katie Wassermann stands outside the Pequot Lakes Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, Nov. 8. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Faces: Wassermann aims to move Pequot Lakes forward; leads city's chamber of commerce
November 17, 2018 - 4:00am
October 23, 2018
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Mayor's Notebook: Are you invested in Crosslake?
October 23, 2018 - 3:30am
October 18, 2018
Calvin Traxler 4, wears a fireman costume at the Pequot Fire open house Wednesday, Oct. 10. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
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Area firefighters promote fire prevention
October 18, 2018 - 6:00am
July 27, 2018
Claire Gunsbury performs in a past Lakes Area Music Festival concert. Gunsbury will perform 2 p.m. Sunday, July 29, at Tornstrom Auditorium in Brainerd. Submitted Photo
Lakes Area Music Festival concert to feature local musicians
July 27, 2018 - 8:00am
July 5, 2018
Nisswa Youth Scholarship Organization to host garage sale
July 5, 2018 - 10:30am
April 3, 2018
Tom Johnson poses with his wife, Leola, and their three daughters, Karsan (left), Caelan and McKennan at Caelan's 2015 Brainerd High School graduation. Submitted
'We didn't see this coming': Baxter family man didn't show any signs of suicidal thoughts
April 3, 2018 - 6:00am
March 20, 2018
Patriot Perspective: Incredible community partnerships
March 20, 2018 - 5:30am
March 18, 2018
Kent Dudley performs on stage with his wife Shantel, center, and Abby Coutlee at Hope Fest in Detroit Lakes in 2017. Submitted photo
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
March 18, 2018 - 8:18am
February 14, 2018
TRIAD meeting set Feb. 20 in Hackensack
February 14, 2018 - 9:30am
February 13, 2018
Nisswa Women's Club to meet Feb. 15
February 13, 2018 - 7:30am
February 8, 2018
Heather Meyer, left of center, was among approximately 10,000 volunteers to make the grade and help out at the Super Bowl in Minneapolis.
Area residents take part in Super Bowl LII
February 8, 2018 - 5:00am
January 16, 2018
We're lucky to live in a small community
January 16, 2018 - 7:30am
January 12, 2018
Participants at a previous Back to Basics sustainable living event take part in hands-on activities. Submitted photo
Registration open for sustainable living event
January 12, 2018 - 10:00am
January 10, 2018
Skating for Hope fundraiser set Jan. 14 in Breezy Point
January 10, 2018 - 4:30am