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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
National Joint Powers Alliance
Crow Wing County: What does budget mean for taxpayers?
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners can no longer boast of passing a reduced levy for another consecutive year after last week's adoption...
December 20, 2018 - 3:00pm
November 13, 2018
Safety for Students app available to schools
In partnership with CrisisGo, Sourcewell is offering its members in education free access to the Safety for Students application and program....
November 13, 2018 - 6:00am
July 7, 2018
NJPA changes name to Sourcewell
National Joint Powers Alliance announces the launch of its new brand name, Sourcewell, to better reflect its purpose and to position itself for...
July 7, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 16, 2018
NJPA changes its name to Sourcewell
STAPLES—National Joint Powers Alliance announced the launch of its new brand name, Sourcewell, to better reflect its purpose and to position itself for ongoing local and national growth. Founded as an Educational Cooperative Service Unit for its five-county region in 1978, the...
June 16, 2018 - 4:30am
June 11, 2018
Breezy Point: NJPA to help with comprehensive plan update
The National Joint Powers Alliance will help the city of Breezy Point with its in-progress comprehensive plan update. NJPA's proposal - approved...
June 11, 2018 - 5:00am
May 27, 2018
Area teachers honored as Educators of Excellence
Six local teachers were among 49 Region 5 educators honored at the National Joint Powers Alliance's Educators of Excellence Awards Banquet on...
May 27, 2018 - 9:00am
May 17, 2018
NJPA honors local Region Five educators
Forty-nine educators from Region Five schools were honored by the National Joint Powers Alliance Wednesday night at its fifth-annual Educators...
May 17, 2018 - 8:00am
May 8, 2018
Pequot Lakes athlete shines on and off the field - Young receives Rising Star award
Dedication, positivity and the ability to overcome obstacles are some of the qualities that set Pequot Lakes senior Austin Young apart from his...
May 8, 2018 - 7:00am
May 3, 2018
Cass County Board: Proposed brewery taproom licenses up for public hearing
WALKER—Cass County Board will host a public hearing at the 6 p.m. May 15 regular board meeting at Bena City Hall, 38 County Road 8 in Bena,...
May 3, 2018 - 6:00am
April 30, 2018
PR-B Rising Star recognized for kindness
Sometimes the things we do without expectation of recognition or reward earn us just that, at least that is what Pine River-Backus senior Dylan...
April 30, 2018 - 7:00am
April 29, 2018
Local nonprofits receive Initiative Foundation grants
The Initiative Foundation and its Partner Funds awarded 67 grants totaling $300,599 during the first quarter of 2018. The grants support organizations and projects primarily in the 14-county region of central Minnesota. Local recipients are: • Cass County Economic Development Corporation--Pine...
April 29, 2018 - 11:30am
April 23, 2018
Rising Star: PR-B student Vredenburg recognized for achievements during hard time
Many would describe their senior year of high school as being one of the best years of their life, but tragedy in the fall of 2017 left a negative...
April 23, 2018 - 3:00am
April 16, 2018
Area high schools students honored as 'rising stars'
Several area high school students were among the 44 students from Region Five honored by the National Joint Powers Alliance at its 27th annual...
April 16, 2018 - 8:00am
April 9, 2018
Rising Star students to be recognized
Forty-four students from 22 Region 5 high schools will be honored Wednesday, April 11, at the 27th annual Student Recognition Banquet put on...
April 9, 2018 - 3:00am
March 19, 2018
Area students participate in regional spelling bee
The following area students competed Wednesday, March 7, in the Lakes Spelling Bee at the National Joint Powers Alliance center in Staples: Danika...
March 19, 2018 - 9:00am