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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
PLMS names Students of the Month
Poston applauds Public Facilities Authority grant for Verndale water infrastructure projects
Agendas - Feb. 17
Snow removal on Crow Wing County's agenda
Public invited to Make It OK presentation to reduce mental health stigma
8th-grade Patriots Mid-State champs
Area Male Athlete: Up-tempo Pequot perfect for Schommer
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
Girls basketball: Lane named "Miss Basketball" finalist
Dance: Two PL dancers named all-state
Paul F. Caquelin
Joel Brian Carlson
Timothy J. McGuire
Joel Brian Carlson
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Faith: God shows how much He loves us
Senior Menus: Feb. 18-22, 2019
Card games: Feb. 4-8, 2019
Minnesota man survives North Dakota blizzard in his vehicle, but then he's hit with tragic news
Mayor's Notebook: Participate in changing Breezy Point for the better
Grim's Tales: Unexpected challenge of living alone
Guest Opinion: Proposed paid and sick leave legislation is wrong for Minnesota
The Last Windrow: Lessons learned at a country school
Letter to the editor: Nagel's 'Looking Back' is a good read
letters to the editor
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
December 21, 2018
Residents pack Baxter City Hall to oppose North Forestview project
BAXTER—There were plenty of easy pleasantries and dry-humored laughs, but make no mistake, it was a tense public hearing—evidenced...
December 21, 2018 - 7:00am
December 13, 2018
White Christmas in Brainerd area? Not likely: Mississippi River ice jam continues
Those hoping for a white Christmas in the Brainerd lakes area may have to start wishing upon a star for snow. With Christmas Day 12 days away...
December 13, 2018 - 3:00am
December 12, 2018
River ice jams prompt flood warning
Ice jams in the Mississippi River in Fort Ripley prompted the National Weather Service to issue a flood warning late Tuesday, Dec. 11, for Crow...
December 12, 2018 - 3:00am
December 5, 2018
Making ice: Plan for below-average temps rest of week
With several sunfish and crappies on the ice, Greg Simones baited his line Tuesday, Dec. 4, on Rice Lake in Brainerd. Anglers have been cautiously...
December 5, 2018 - 5:00am
September 12, 2018
Minnesota river expedition cleans up 6,300 pounds of trash
RED WING, Minn.—It was an ambitious plan. Paddle 1,200 miles on three rivers in one summer. That's OK. Michael Anderson is an ambitious...
September 12, 2018 - 2:48pm
September 8, 2018
Wild ricing weathers poor season after torrential rainfall
The Mississippi is a behemoth, one of the largest rivers in the world with a muscular current to boot, but—at least in the Rice Lake portion...
September 8, 2018 - 9:00am
September 5, 2018
Tiny boat found near Red Wing still hasn’t found its makers
HASTINGS, Minn. — Two Twin Cities residents, one who discovered a handmade boat in the Mississippi River in June, are still looking for...
September 5, 2018 - 11:00am
Cass County Board: Expanded protection sought for Mississippi Headwaters
WALKER—Dan Steward, Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources, informed the Cass County Board Tuesday, Sept. 4, about the expanding focus...
September 5, 2018 - 10:00am
August 7, 2018
Pequot Lakes woman suffers serious injury in jump from bridge
A 19-year-old Pequot Lakes woman was seriously injured after she jumped from the Washington Street Bridge into the Mississippi River this past...
August 7, 2018 - 5:00am
July 28, 2018
Brainerd Rotary Club hosts Mississippi River paddling fundraiser
A man who plans to paddle the entire Mississippi River this summer to raise funds for ShelterBox was the guest Wednesday, July 25, at the Brainerd...
July 28, 2018 - 3:00am
July 3, 2018
Author of 'Paddle for a Purpose' to sign books at 3 locations
Barb Geiger, author of "Paddle for a Purpose," the story of a kayak service trip down the Mississippi River, will make several appearances for...
July 3, 2018 - 1:00am
June 27, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Board adopts SWCD watercourses
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners adopted the Crow Wing County Soil and Water Conservation District's summary of watercourses to include...
June 27, 2018 - 8:00am
May 9, 2018
Minn. man identified after divers recover his body in Mississippi River
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- With the help of sonar equipment, divers on Tuesday night, May 8, recovered the body of a man last seen Monday afternoon...
May 9, 2018 - 2:15pm
March 11, 2018
The Regional Report: Who's new at the zoo?
AITKIN COUNTY A master sergeant with the Aitkin County Sheriff's Office announced his candidacy for the top law enforcement officer in the county,...
March 11, 2018 - 6:00am
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