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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus Middle School Students of the Month
Governor-elect seeks applications for PUB, metropolitan boards
Agendas - Dec. 9
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues
Cass County offices close 3 p.m. on New Year, Christmas eves
Revolution optimistic with 13 letterwinners
Area Golf: High praise heaped on humble Hoffmann
High School Football: Minnesota Football Showcase at U.S. Bank Stadium Dec. 15
Girls' Basketball: Patriots returning key players
Road Crew has a mix of veterans, youth
Daniel "Danny" R. Rehberger
Melvin Milton Boelter
Vivian H. Knutson
Daniel "Danny" Rehberger
Austin David Bacon
Faith: Christmas, a love story
Senior Menus: Dec. 10-14, 2018
Card games: Nov. 26-30, 2018
Grim's Grub: Yes, deer: Make venison sausage, bacon
Grace United Methodist to present concert Dec. 14
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
The Last Windrow: A catnip Christmas on the farm
Vogt's Notes: Always remember to shop local
Commentary: Hallmark - Holiday cheer made simple
Opinion: Bush decency and America's Christmas list
letters to the editor
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Crow Wing County Sheriff
November 17, 2018
Sheriff-elect names chief deputy: 'We complement each other'
Crow Wing County residents voted in Capt. Scott Goddard of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office as its next sheriff earlier this month—and...
November 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 11, 2018
Reader Opinion: Ready to Serve
I'm extremely grateful for this incredible opportunity to serve Crow Wing County as your next< Sheriff. My family and I enjoyed meeting so many wonderful people during the campaign. Whether it was at a parade, door knocking, the fair, or at community events—the outpouring of...
November 11, 2018 - 8:30am
November 8, 2018
Goddard vs. Pickar: How Crow Wing County voters split
Capt. Scott Goddard of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office outlasted his opponent Pat Pickar, a Crow Wing County sheriff's deputy, in Tuesday's...
November 8, 2018 - 7:00am
November 7, 2018
Goddard elected Crow Wing County Sheriff
Scott Goddard, current captain of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department, has been elected the department's newest sheriff. With all precincts...
November 7, 2018 - 3:00am
November 4, 2018
Letter to the editor: Goddard is choice for sheriff
The Crow Wing County sheriff's race is one of contrasts. When assessing who to vote for I would challenge you to look at the experience and credentials of the two candidates. As a person who has lost loved ones to cancer and who battles cancer myself, I ask myself who I would rather...
November 4, 2018 - 5:30pm
Letter to the editor: Goddard is best choice for sheriff
Scott Goddard is running for Crow Wing County sheriff. He is the best choice for this position as he is a strong, independent leader who has risen through the ranks of the department to his current position as captain. During his career he has supervised most of the divisions and...
November 4, 2018 - 2:30am
November 3, 2018
Undercover agent busts man for soliciting a child: Clarissa man faces criminal sexual assault charges
A 37-year-old man faces criminal sexual conduct charges after soliciting what he believed to be a 14-year-old girl—but instead was an undercover...
November 3, 2018 - 5:00am
November 1, 2018
Letter to the editor: Support goes to Goddard for sheriff
In carefully following the Crow Wing County sheriff's race, I have appreciated Capt. Scott Goddard's transparency in making his personnel file readily available to the public. I have had the opportunity to review it and find it to be impeccable. I have also had the opportunity to...
November 1, 2018 - 11:30am
October 24, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Goddard is strong leader
As a teacher and parent, I am always concerned about the safety of our children in schools. I was impressed to learn that only one candidate for Crow Wing County sheriff, Capt. Scott Goddard, has been a leader in bringing the ALICE program to area schools and workplaces.
October 24, 2018 - 8:30am
October 21, 2018
Letter to the editor: Support Goddard for sheriff
I am writing in support of Scott Goddard for Crow Wing County sheriff. My family has had a vacation home on Nisswa Lake since 1957. As a seasonal resident and taxpayer in the county, I view law enforcement as critical and vital for the protection of my property all year round and...
October 21, 2018 - 2:30am
Letter to the editor: Voters should elect Goddard sheriff
As retired fire chief of the Brainerd Fire Department, mental health crisis intervention worker for the state of Minnesota for 30 years, Army veteran and Brainerd City Council member, I know how difficult it is to run a multi-million dollar budget within an organization. Crow Wing...
October 21, 2018 - 2:30am
October 20, 2018
Letter to the editor: Voters should elect Goddard
Being a former military member, police officer, deputy sheriff and 19-year police chief for the city of Breezy Point, I know firsthand what it takes to run an effective law enforcement agency. I've known Capt. Scott Goddard for 24 years and have had the opportunity to watch him grow...
October 20, 2018 - 8:30am
Letter to the editor: Voters encouraged to vote Goddard
I would like to encourage the voters of Crow Wing County to seriously look at both candidates running to be our new sheriff. Comparing both candidates, you can come to the conclusion that Capt. Scott Goddard is experienced, prepared and capable of handling a budget while managing...
October 20, 2018 - 5:30am
October 13, 2018
Letter to the editor: Honored to vote for Goddard
I attended the Crow Wing County sheriff's forum on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, when Pat Pickar mentioned working under several sheriffs, including Sheriff Ross. My Husband, Dick Ross, hired both Deputy Pickar and Capt. Scott Goddard. I know that Dick saw unique leadership abilities in...
October 13, 2018 - 8:30am
October 12, 2018
Letter to the editor: Vote Goddard for sheriff
Scott Goddard is running for Crow Wing County sheriff. Who is he? Scott is a man of faith and is a lifelong member of Grace Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes. He is a devoted family man, husband to Carla and father of Jordan and Paxton. He was born and raised in Pequot Lakes, graduating...
October 12, 2018 - 8:30am