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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - Dec. 15, 2018
Sgt. Adam Kronstedt awarded Medal of Valor
Breezy Point police officer earns Lifesaver Award
Cass County Board: Uniform price rates set at waste transfer sites
Pequot Lakes: Council adopts budgets, levies on 4-1 vote
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 16: Bear hunting tooth sample requirement
High School Athletics: Staples-Motley to start Hall of Fame
Dance: PL 5th, PR-B 6th at C-I
Area Girls Basketball: Tigers grab rare win over Pequot
Girls hockey: Lightning girls to play in Schwan's Cup
Shirley Mae (Johnson) Blaisdell
Margery Lena (Davies) Howard
Betty Delores Martinsen
Card games: Dec. 3-7, 2018
Chef's Hat: For a festive holiday, give recipes in a jar
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
Crow Wing Energized: Support your local food shelf
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old raises awareness about endometriosis
The Last Windrow: Can good gifts come in small packages?
Case Co. Sheriff's Corner: Clarifying trespass rules and laws
Letter to the editor: Support Green New Deal resolution
Letter to the editor: 'I know nothing'
Opinion: Will anybody care when you die?
letters to the editor
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
November 10, 2018
USDA Farm Service Agency elections for the 2018 county committee
Elections for U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency's Crow Wing/Cass and Aitkin/Itasca County Committees are underway. It is important every eligible producer participate in these elections because FSA county committees are a link between the agricultural community...
November 10, 2018 - 4:30am
October 29, 2018
Minnesota sheriff candidate allegedly accessed porn, sexted on the job, report says
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A new report alleges that a fired Itasca County sheriff’s deputy who is running to unseat his former boss misused...
October 29, 2018 - 6:46pm
October 1, 2018
Itasca County crash includes Brainerd area teens, sends 2 to hospital
A two-vehicle crash in Itasca County, involving a Brainerd teen and a Baxter teen, left a woman and a teenage boy from Little Falls with non-life-threatening...
October 1, 2018 - 5:00am
August 21, 2018
Minn. Supreme Court to hear beheading case
ST. PAUL—A Grand Rapids man's murder conviction and lifetime prison sentence should be reversed because his case was built on the unreliable...
August 21, 2018 - 5:35pm
July 23, 2018
Bemidji man, 23, dies in ATV crash
ITASCA COUNTY -- A 23-year-old Bemidji man died in a weekend ATV accident in rural Itasca County in northwest Minnesota. The Itasca County...
July 23, 2018 - 5:30pm
July 9, 2018
Turmoil in Minnesota sheriff's office as former deputy alleges wrongful firing
BOVEY, Minn.—Bryan Johnson's time card error turned into a felony charge that kept him on paid leave for more than a year. The charge was...
July 9, 2018 - 6:08pm
May 2, 2018
Men accused of illegal snaring: Authorities say wolves, bears, deer taken in Itasca County
DULUTH—A three-year investigation of illegal snaring in Itasca County has led to dozens of charges against two central Minnesota men accused...
May 2, 2018 - 8:23pm
May 1, 2018
Past Itasca sheriff Medure seeks House 5B seat
Former Itasca County Sheriff Pat Medure announced his candidacy for the District 5B seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives. House District...
May 1, 2018 - 7:00am
March 21, 2018
Layman announces bid for re-election
Rep. Sandy Layman, R-Cohasset, announced she will seek re-election this fall for a second term in the Minnesota House of Representatives. She...
March 21, 2018 - 9:00am
January 28, 2018
Grand Rapids couple busts brush to find remote pike lakes
NEAR GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Paul Nelson stopped in the snowy woods and looked around. "This is where we usually get lost," he said. Nelson...
January 28, 2018 - 6:01am
November 4, 2017
Volunteer resists flu shot, but Essentia stands by its mandate
A hospice volunteer in Itasca County may lose her role because she's unwilling to comply with Essentia Health's mandatory flu shot policy. "I'm...
November 4, 2017 - 11:58pm
April 11, 2017
Minnesota beheading suspect wants charges dismissed
When David Alexander Haiman was found dead last June in rural Itasca County, Kayleene Danielle Greniger told investigators that her boyfriend...
April 11, 2017 - 8:26am
March 23, 2017
Men had blood alcohol levels double legal limit in MN crash that killed friend, charges say
Two Minnesota men allegedly spent a night partying — one of them admitting to drinking more than a dozen beers and having several shots —...
March 23, 2017 - 8:59am
February 5, 2017
Minn. man killed, teen passenger injured in crash
DEER RIVER, Minn. — A 22-year-old Remer, Minnesota, man was killed and a 19-year-old female passenger from Remer received non-life-threatening...
February 5, 2017 - 9:02pm
January 10, 2017
High school student dies in crash with northern Minnesota sheriff's deputy
PENGILLY, Minn.—A 16-year-old northern Minnesota girl died from injuries sustained in a head-on collision with an Itasca County sheriff's...
January 10, 2017 - 6:21pm