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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Stages of ice out
Pine River Market Square to host vendor training
Pine River Seed Library expands its stock
Pine River: City receives maintenance update
Local student earns Excellence in Leadership Award
Spring hunt dog event scheduled April 27
Outdoor Notes for April 21
Trap shooting: Three PL shooters earn perfect 50s
Racing: Halbur stands tall among nation's racers
Six Patriots sign on for college sports
Dona J. Connole
Ryan Alex Kropuenske
Terry A. Ridlon
Lori A. Bereuter
Avoiding medication mayhem: Reducing medication in seniors
Echoing/Journaling Around the Globe-Nickel family
Kennedy to be ordained a Holy Cross priest
Faith: The Triduum and Anamnesis: Keys to Easter
Menopause Mayhem planned April 23
As I See It: Humility can change our lives
The Last Windrow: This isn't the first time spring arrives late on the farm
Danecdotes: This week in less-discussed history
Letter to the editor: Embracing the Word
Letter to the editor: Vote 'yes' on PR-B School referendum
letters to the editor
Births: Jan. 30-March 7, 2019
Dr. Joy Harris - Zeno Rausa
Births: Jan. 1-15, 2019
Essentia Health - St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd, births
April 22, 2019
Falcon program slated April 24 in Brainerd
Celebrate peregrine falcons at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd with the opportunity to observe live birds on-site. Jacquelyn Fallon, Minnesota state coordinator for peregrine falcons and vice chair of field operations for the Midwest Peregrine Society,...
April 22, 2019 - 6:30am
April 14, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: Nature notes
Ever get a word in your mind that won't go away, but which you can't remember the meaning of? I had that happen the other day, and it nearly...
April 14, 2019 - 2:30am
February 19, 2019
Patriot Perspective: Eagle View students take learning into nature
In today's technological-based, busy lifestyles of many of our families, it's no surprise that spending time outdoors often takes a back seat....
February 19, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 26, 2019
Wilebski’s Evergreen Acres in Minn. a haven for wildlife and nature enthusiasts
KITTSON COUNTY, Minn. -- It’s a brutally cold January day, but signs of life continue to stir at Wilebski’s Evergreen Acres. Redpolls, chickadees,...
January 26, 2019 - 6:01pm
November 18, 2018
Veeder: A song for a new season
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- If I could fill my page with words to make up an ending to each season that has given us her all — glorious orange sunsets...
November 18, 2018 - 10:00am
September 16, 2018
Fashion-forward feathered friend
This fashion-forward green heron sporting a pompadour was spotted on Grand Oaks Drive in Baxter. Photo submitted by Cis Pecarich.
September 16, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 11, 2018
Explore Minnesota releases year’s first fall color map
ST. PAUL -- Explore Minnesota has launched its annual fall color map and Clay and Norman counties in northwestern Minnesota are among a few small...
September 11, 2018 - 1:27pm
July 10, 2018
Danecdotes: Enjoy the lakes area, if you can
It is officially summer in the lakes area. The temperature is usually - sometimes unreasonably - high and every scene out of my window is that...
July 10, 2018 - 9:00am
May 26, 2018
Crow Wing County completes 2018 tree planting
Crow Wing County Land Services has completed its annual tree-planting program for 2018. This year 24,000 pine seedlings were planted on about...
May 26, 2018 - 10:30am
May 6, 2018
Informational session scheduled on Bird City Project
The Bird City Project will be the topic of a program at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 8, at Crosslake City Hall. The project aims to benefit area communities along the Paul Bunyan Trail and explain why birds are an important part of a healthy ecosystem. As Jenkins, Pequot Lakes, Breezy Point...
May 6, 2018 - 5:30am
March 11, 2018
Outdoor Notes for March 11
New northern pike fishing regulations coming for fishing opener New regulations for catching and keeping northern pike will be the most significant change anglers will see when they open up the 2018 Minnesota Fishing Regulations Booklet being distributed throughout the state.
March 11, 2018 - 6:30am
March 3, 2018
Today's youth may be suffering a serious disconnect from nature, thanks in part to the proliferation of electronic substitutes for the real thing. TV shows, computer games, PlayStations and smartphones all conspire to keep us dissociated from the world around us, forming a sort of...
March 3, 2018 - 7:30am
February 4, 2018
Camping in below zero temps
FARGO — Ask most people when camping season is, and they'll probably tell you May through early October. But to a growing community, these...
February 4, 2018 - 11:42am
January 22, 2018
Naturalist Plinske to speak in Baxter
The Brainerd Lakes Area Audubon Society will host speaker LeAnn Plinske, a Minnesota master naturalist from Baxter, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, at the Northland Arboretum in Baxter. This hour-long presentation will explore the bit of environs where Sigurd Olson, naturalist of the...
January 22, 2018 - 3:30am
January 14, 2018
With temperature hovering near zero, the underground springs that feed Whiskey Creek keep the stream open Friday despite the plunging night temperatures....
January 14, 2018 - 9:00am