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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Cass County Board: Auditor-treasurer offers year-end report
Cass County Board: A year in review for the Cass County sheriff
Pequot Lakes Middle School students named to honor roll
Police Blotter - Feb. 23, 2019
What they need is a shovel not a shove: Residents asked to clear the snow from around the blue tubes so newspapers can be delivered
PR-B's Rainwater commits to Jamestown
New Ulm top North Stars in shootout
Girls Basketball: Tiger girls win two
Boys Basketball: Tigers win 3, improve to 18-4. Raph, Hirschey both get 1,000th point
Athletics: Pequot spring sports meeting scheduled
Janet (Wierwill) Hudak
Douglas T. Imgrund
Layton "Tony" Albrecht
Kenneth (Butch) Novak
Card games: Feb. 11-15, 2019
Chef's Hat: For a fast, easy, healthy dish, try salmon
Women can reduce risk of heart disease with diet, exercise
3 things for better health - Feb. 18
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
The Last Windrow: It's time to wave white flag at squirrels
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Changes to school entrances enhance security
Danecdotes: The cold's never bothered us anyway ...
Letter to the editor: Let's judge people for their character
As I See It: Illegal immigration - do the political math
letters to the editor
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
February 11, 2019
More snow? Oh, no! - Snowfall expected to continue
The good news? Below-zero temperatures that gripped the Brainerd lakes area about a week ago that were daytime highs are not forecasted for this...
February 11, 2019 - 3:00am
November 10, 2018
Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Longtime angler, author, educator, TV personality, and volunteer Matt Straw of Brainerd is expected to be inducted into the Fresh Water Fishing...
November 10, 2018 - 9:00am
October 16, 2018
UPDATE: Authorities still searching for missing Wisconsin girl
BARRON, Wis.—A 13-year-old girl is missing and considered endangered, and two adults were found dead in a home in Barron County in northwest...
October 16, 2018 - 12:51pm
October 6, 2018
Bormett's Vignette: Nomad no more, I've landed in the lakes area
My name may not be recognizable to anyone yet, but soon I hope my byline will become just as familiar as the others. I'm Erin Bormett, and I'm...
October 6, 2018 - 10:00am
September 20, 2018
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
Wolf supporters moved Wednesday, Sept. 19, to force the federal government to develop a broader recovery plan for wolves across more of the U.S.,...
September 20, 2018 - 6:27pm
September 13, 2018
Minnesota has lowest percentage of obese adults in Upper Midwest
ST. PAUL — Minnesota has the lowest adult obesity rate among Upper Midwest states despite an increase of 0.7 percent from 2016 to 2017....
September 13, 2018 - 2:58pm
September 5, 2018
Progress: Mother-daughter profit from sew-sew work
RANDALL—When Janelle Johnson looked at the former creamery in Randall seven years ago, she didn't see an old building that was used to...
September 5, 2018 - 11:00am
August 12, 2018
Lake Superior Railroad Museum to lose steam engine
DULUTH—The Soo Line locomotive 2719 has been in Duluth for more than a decade, making weekend treks up to Two Harbors and back on the North...
August 12, 2018 - 8:05am
June 18, 2018
Historic flooding in northwest Wisconsin, just across border from Minnesota
SUPERIOR, Wis.—Two people died and many roads remained inaccessible after a series of storms brought flooding and washouts across northwest...
June 18, 2018 - 10:40pm
June 14, 2018
Another effort planned to kick wolves off endangered list
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Thursday, June 14, confirmed that it will try, once again, to develop a proposal to remove wolves from...
June 14, 2018 - 6:23pm
June 8, 2018
Kindness crosses a variety of comfort zones
FARGO — I'm a pretty outgoing person. There are certainly things that heighten my anxiety, but talking to strangers isn't one of them....
June 8, 2018 - 6:42am
May 15, 2018
Officials: Drinking water safe after refinery fire
SUPERIOR, Wis. — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources reported at a community meeting Monday, May 14, there has been no impact...
May 15, 2018 - 2:51pm
May 9, 2018
Charges: Minnesota man charged 111 customers for snow removal in 9 states, didn't show up
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn.—Customer complaints led to criminal charges Tuesday for a 31-year-old Minnesota man accused of bilking the elderly...
May 9, 2018 - 5:09pm
April 26, 2018
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A series of explosions and fires rocked the Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior on Thursday, April 26, sending a black plume...
April 26, 2018 - 10:35pm
April 11, 2018
Apostle Islands quarter released
RED CLIFF, Wis. — Surveying the design of newly minted U.S. quarters featuring the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Rick Peterson suggested...
April 11, 2018 - 6:15pm