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Labor Day

September 3, 2018
Our Opinion: Celebrating Progress in the Brainerd area
September 3, 2018 - 5:30am
August 29, 2018
Opinion: Labor Day - Deal with the stuff
August 29, 2018 - 10:30am
August 23, 2018
Echo Journal Illustration
This map shows the Minnesota Department of Transportation's approved Highway 371 detour from Backus to Hackensack in blue, and an alternate detour the Echo Journal identified in black.
Backus: Highway 371 construction to begin; Work to include detour
August 23, 2018 - 4:00am
March 9, 2018
Traffic moves along Highway 371 near Backus Thursday afternoon. The highway is slated for a construction project from Backus to Hackensack and expected to close for five weeks after Labor Day. Denton Newman Jr. / Brainerd Dispatch
MnDOT plans another closure of Highway 371
March 9, 2018 - 8:00am
February 14, 2018
Wooden bowls, spoons and other art were available at this art location in 2017. The art crawl features artists who create high-end art, as well as quality, handcrafted items. Quality is the No. 1 priority and only handmade items are accepted for the juried event. Echo Journal file photo.
Arts Off 84 Art Crawl seeks artist location
February 14, 2018 - 7:00am
April 15, 2017
Ted and Sue Leagjeld
Remembering the Leagjelds: Resort owners Ted and Sue die three months apart
April 15, 2017 - 3:30am
September 3, 2016
Pete Mohs
Labor Day: Honoring hard work and dedication
September 3, 2016 - 9:03am
August 25, 2016
Arts Off 84 Art Crawl set for Labor Day weekend
August 25, 2016 - 9:27am