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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues this week
The Regional Report: Aitkin group raising funds to update almost 70-year-old choir robes
March for Life in Brainerd set Jan. 22
Tech Savvy: Flying taxis and robots
Area Wrestling: Road Crew runs away with team title
PL 6th-graders 3rd in St. Cloud
Inside the Outdoors: Ice fishing shelters have evolved in new directions
Successful snowmobile rides start with safety mindset
Area Girls Basketball: Pirates prevail over W-DC. PL's Lane reaches 2,000 career points
James Norman Nelson
Stuart D. DeMenge
Hannah C. Call
Pine River United Methodist Church makes donation
Senior Menus: Jan. 21-25, 2019
Faith: Encouragement for a discouraged world
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
Card games: Jan. 7-11, 2019
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
Sheriff's Corner: A snapshot of 2018
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
Brainerd Lakes Area
December 31, 2018
National Weather Service: Plummeting temps, heavy snowfall for New Year's
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for central and northeast Minnesota —signalling a fresh round of plummeting...
December 31, 2018 - 3:00am
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
October 19, 2018
Radinovich champions labor causes in face of workforce declines
In the closing moments of an 8th Congressional District debate, Oct. 8, at Madden's Resort, one of the candidates touched upon tragedy—his...
October 19, 2018 - 11:00am
September 21, 2018
Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
Donna Larson and her husband Kevin prefer to live in the moment. The Crosslake couple stop to smell the proverbial roses more often than they...
September 21, 2018 - 5:00am
September 18, 2018
2018 Voter's Guide
A voter's guide for the northern Brainerd Lakes Area: City and School Board races in Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Pine River, Backus, Manhattan Beach, Crosslake, Fifty Lakes, Jenkins, Lakeshore, Hackensack. Also including State House Dist. 5B, House Dist. 9A, House Dist. 10A, House...
September 18, 2018 - 1:03pm
September 8, 2018
Wild ricing weathers poor season after torrential rainfall
The Mississippi is a behemoth, one of the largest rivers in the world with a muscular current to boot, but—at least in the Rice Lake portion...
September 8, 2018 - 9:00am
September 2, 2018
Aeropipe fills Parker Hannifin void in Deerwood; CEO returns to lakes area after career spent coast to coast
DEERWOOD—Fifty jobs may not seem like much to an outside observer, but when that fills a hole the size of Parker Hannifin—or roughly equal...
September 2, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 31, 2018
MnDOT to reconstruct Hwy 210 from Brainerd to Ironton
Before prematurely celebrating construction season winding down in the Brainerd lakes area, next year has another big project in store for the...
August 31, 2018 - 9:00am
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
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
July 5, 2018
Brainerd Fourth of July festivities unites lakes area for a day
When it was all said and done—with the exception of the Lions Club's vintage truck, which stalled and coughed its way down East River Road—Brainerd's...
July 5, 2018 - 8:00am
July 3, 2018
Storms in forecast for Fourth
When it comes to Fourth of July celebrations this year, it's boom or bust for the Brainerd lakes area. Throughout Wednesday, July 4, scores of...
July 3, 2018 - 7:40pm
June 12, 2018
The curse of public service: Nolan discusses surprising bid for lt. gov.
CROSSLAKE—At the spry age of 74, Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Crosby, is becoming something of a practitioner of sudden reversals—at least...
June 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 29, 2018
A Lakes Area 4th of July
2018 Lakes Area Fourth of July Parade and fireworks info for Fourth of July festivities in Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Brainerd/Baxter, Mission Township, Longville and Crosslake. Plus, a full page American flag for you to put in you window to display or to bring to the parades....
May 29, 2018 - 10:02am
Sandman champions the 'disenfranchised' with 3rd-party District 8 bid
As is often the case, U.S. representatives have to think more in the short term than other positions in national government on account of their...
April 29, 2018 - 8:00am