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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Stages of ice out
Pine River Market Square to host vendor training
Pine River Seed Library expands its stock
Pine River: City receives maintenance update
Local student earns Excellence in Leadership Award
Spring hunt dog event scheduled April 27
Outdoor Notes for April 21
Trap shooting: Three PL shooters earn perfect 50s
Racing: Halbur stands tall among nation's racers
Six Patriots sign on for college sports
Dona J. Connole
Ryan Alex Kropuenske
Terry A. Ridlon
Lori A. Bereuter
Avoiding medication mayhem: Reducing medication in seniors
Echoing/Journaling Around the Globe-Nickel family
Kennedy to be ordained a Holy Cross priest
Faith: The Triduum and Anamnesis: Keys to Easter
Menopause Mayhem planned April 23
As I See It: Humility can change our lives
The Last Windrow: This isn't the first time spring arrives late on the farm
Danecdotes: This week in less-discussed history
Letter to the editor: Embracing the Word
Letter to the editor: Vote 'yes' on PR-B School referendum
letters to the editor
Births: Jan. 30-March 7, 2019
Dr. Joy Harris - Zeno Rausa
Births: Jan. 1-15, 2019
Essentia Health - St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd, births
April 12, 2019
Grim's Tales: Viral hoax videos have a positive side
I'm sure I'm not the only person out there who becomes rather frustrated with all the stupid viral videos on the web today. One of the first...
April 12, 2019 - 10:30am
March 19, 2019
Grim's Tales: I hope to see PR-B voters April 18
In my years as a writer for your local newspaper, I've had the joy of being witness to some of the most fun, heartwarming, charitable parts of...
March 19, 2019 - 3:30am
March 13, 2019
Grim's Grub: Starvation, stuff on a shingle and 'cream of' soups
With a slow cooker and cream of mushroom, chicken or celery soup, a busy homemaker can take the most random items from a pantry and convert them...
March 13, 2019 - 10:00am
February 17, 2019
Grim's Tales: Unexpected challenge of living alone
I found myself facing a dilemma I never before considered on a recent early Sunday morning. It made me realize more than ever how risky living...
February 17, 2019 - 8:00am
January 28, 2019
Grim's Tales: Let me share my annual list of goals
Every year around this time I write a column laying out my goals for wild food foraging in the coming year. This year I plan to expand that a...
January 28, 2019 - 3:30am
December 22, 2018
Grim's Tales: Help us make our magazine great
Every year, we at the newspaper put our heads together for a big project called Love of the Lakes. In case you are unfamiliar, Love of the Lakes,...
December 22, 2018 - 10:00am
December 3, 2018
Grim's Tales: The worker shortage is our own fault
I think most people know I've been working a second job for several years now to make ends meet. I'll admit the debt that necessitates this...
December 3, 2018 - 7:30am
October 16, 2018
Grim's Tales: The Time Lapse Debacle
If you know much about me, you probably know that I buy and acquire a lot of "toys" that I can use in my job.
October 16, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 28, 2018
Grim's Tales: IRS phone calls are all scams
I received a phone call last week from someone claiming to be with the IRS, threatening me with prison time if I didn't settle my debt with them...
September 28, 2018 - 11:00am
August 24, 2018
Grim's Tales: On human error
Every journalist on the planet dreads getting phone calls and emails complaining about something they wrote. The cause of the dread varies with...
August 24, 2018 - 8:00am
Grim's Tales: Hail to a bumper year for wild fruit
This is a bumper year for wild fruit. Never in my life have I seen the juneberries as abundant as they are right now. Usually the trees are...
July 24, 2018 - 6:30am
June 27, 2018
Grim's Tales: Attention, Jesse Ventura!
What makes the difference between a job where you work to make money and a job that gives you meaning? Probably passion. I know it can get dull going to the same job over and over and over again. Admittedly, the sheer volume of work (even in the news industry) can wear down or hide...
June 27, 2018 - 7:30am
May 25, 2018
Grim's Tales: Give time to honor veterans on Memorial Day
A grand parade, a community picnic with people lined up down the block, taps ringing through the air and cemeteries full of locals honoring veterans...
May 25, 2018 - 8:30am
April 26, 2018
Grim's Tales: Wait ... did spring really just happen?
I'm afraid to blink. I feel like when my eyes open again it will be snowing. I'm sure I'm not the only one. Of course, with the onset of this...
April 26, 2018 - 11:00am
March 30, 2018
Grim's Tales: Be a hero to local businesses
I hope nobody reading the PineandLakes Echo Journal on a regular basis is unaware at this point that an approximately 7-mile stretch of Highway 371 from the Backus Corner Store to Mann Lake LTD in Hackensack will be closed for improvements sometime after Labor Day, with traffic detoured...
March 30, 2018 - 7:30am