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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Celebrate dairy month June 26
Susan G. Komen Brainerd Lakes Race for the Cure: Breast cancer survivor promotes education
Making the Grade: June 24, 2019
Falls prevention: A Matter of Balance
Larson graduates from basic military training
Stock Car Racing: Winning and racing more than a hobby for Gonskas
Inside the Outdoors: A bug for every season
Golf results: June 22, 2019
Rescuing a raptor: Neighbors, volunteers return eaglet to nest
Baseball: Meister named MVP for Patriots
Vicki Lynn Glunz
Joanne Mae Drew
Deloris G. Benson
Mildred "Millie" Margaret Rose Paulson
Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
Ask the Master Gardener: It's been a slow start to the growing season
Faith: Father's Day reflection
Senior Menus: June 24-28, 2019
Card games: June 10-14, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: A perfect day
The Last Windrow: Sorting through life's accumulations
Danecdotes: A new appreciation for 'the little things'
Opinion: What do Americans want?
Letter to the editor: President, country deserve respect
letters to the editor
Births: May 29-June 16, 2019
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
June 23, 2019
Larson graduates from basic military training
U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Chase J. Larson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San...
23 hours 23 min ago
June 16, 2019
Henry graduates from basic training
Dirk I. Henry, a Pequot Lakes High School 2017 graduate and U.S. Air Force airman, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Henry completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies,...
June 16, 2019 - 5:30am
May 1, 2019
So close yet so far - fundraiser hits the road again to raise more money
Jerry Meadows just wants to return home, but the disabled veteran who arrived on foot last month in St. Cloud from Bemidji will not—not...
May 1, 2019 - 5:00am
April 30, 2019
Coming Wednesday: He's back
The Air Force veteran was flying high when he completed his walk from Bemidji to St. Cloud earlier this month, but he fell short of his fundraising...
April 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
April 19, 2019
Minnesota VA commissioner rules in favor of disabled veteran
Jon Kolstad feels vindicated after the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs agreed this week Crow Wing County violated his rights when a...
April 19, 2019 - 9:00am
April 6, 2019
Veteran reaffirms faith in Americans with Wounded Warrior Project fundraiser. 61-year-old finishes walking from Bemidji to St. Cloud earlier than planned
Jerry Meadows made it on foot to St. Cloud from Bemidji—and he learned a few things along the way. "I feel totally blessed, gracious and...
April 6, 2019 - 3:00am
April 2, 2019
Veteran walks from Bemidji to St. Cloud for Wounded Warrior Project: Wife wanted to see Minnesota. She got more than she bargained for.
The Brainerd lakes area gets a lot of visitors, but not many like Jerry Meadows of Wahpeton, N.D. The 61-year-old disabled veteran left on foot...
April 2, 2019 - 3:00am
March 9, 2019
He was looking for a job. What he got was a date with a judge. Veteran claims Crow Wing County violated Veterans Preference Act.
All Jon Kolstad wanted from Crow Wing County was a chance to apply for a different county job—and now it seems the Merrifield resident...
March 9, 2019 - 7:00am
March 8, 2019
Coming this weekend: A veteran's grievance
An Air Force and Air National Guard veteran who is a Crow Wing County employee claims the county violated his rights under the Veterans Preference...
March 8, 2019 - 2:00pm
February 1, 2019
Veterans Service Officer Bob Nelson plans to retire in May
Bob Nelson not only served his country, but he has been serving Crow Wing County veterans as a civilian, too, and will continue to do so—at...
February 1, 2019 - 7:00am
October 3, 2018
Crow Wing County: Commissioner candidates court undecided voters
For Crow Wing County residents with questions as to whom to vote for in November's general election, this was the place to be. The Crow Wing...
October 3, 2018 - 5:00am
May 25, 2018
Looking Back - May 25, 2018
40 years ago - May 25, 1978 (Headline) Rabies outlook in Minnesota Sergeant Lester W. Smeby, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Smeby of Rt. 2, Pequot Lakes, Mn. is a member of an organizations that has earned the U.S. Air Force Outstanding Unit Award. 30 years ago - May 26, 1988 (Headline)...
May 25, 2018 - 5:30am
September 15, 2017
Pine River Civil Air Patrol cadet earns honor
Eli O'Dell of Pine River was presented Monday with a commendation from state Rep. Josh Heintzeman for earning the Gen. Billy Mitchell Award from...
September 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 4, 2017
Concerned about veteran homelessness, Minn. native competes for crown
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Jacquelyn Rosenow says she first became concerned about homelessness in veterans when an acquaintance told her of...
August 4, 2017 - 12:08pm
March 19, 2017
Gardner accepts Air Force award for operations center
Jay Gardner, Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Operations Center project manager with the Air Force Association, accepted an award at a gala banquet...
March 19, 2017 - 5:45am