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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River Watershed Alliance to host annual meeting
Police Blotter - June 15, 2019
Sheriff's office places Pickar on paid administrative leave
Cass County Community Outreach Day set June 18
'A consummate professional': Longtime journalist Lew Hudson dies
Golf results - June 13, 2019
Auto Racing: Superbikes take on BIR's historic track for Double Sprints this weekend
Avon tips Lightning 6-5
'It was a fun ride. It ended way too quick': Gabriele Grunewald's father remembers her passion
Running: Registration open for Grandpa's Run for the Walleye
Wynefred D. Johnsen
Richard (Rick) David Markstrom
Jesse Allen Woods
Lowell Allan Bohlke
Senior Menus: June 17-21, 2019
Card games: June 3-7, 2019
Maple Hill Church to hold annual brat sale
Our Savior's offers free meal, free concert
Chef's Hat: Smells of the season: It's time to fire up the grill
Ask a Trooper: Across the line
Sheriff's Corner: ATV season is here, so be sure to ride safe
The Last Windrow: Corn field mistake acknowledged 30 years later
Vogt's Notes: Stop to offer up prayers for crash victims
Letter to the editor: Pride is not self-respect
letters to the editor
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
Births: May 3-15, 2019
Births: May 9, 2019
April 24, 2019
Program in Longville to teach fall management
A Matter of Balance, an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels, will be held from 9-11 a.m. Wednesdays,...
April 24, 2019 - 8:00am
April 22, 2019
Avoiding medication mayhem: Reducing medication in seniors
Crow Wing Energized, a grassroots approach to health and wellness in the community, has a variety of efforts in place to help the community make...
April 22, 2019 - 7:00am
February 5, 2019
Senior series on aging process to be held at Pine River church
Pine River United Methodist Church will host a four-month senior series entitled, "Old Age Is Not For Sissies," featuring speakers to help participants navigate the aging process. Meetings will run from 1-3 p.m. once a month in the church dining room at 348 Barclay Ave. "Staying Independent,"...
February 5, 2019 - 3:30am
December 20, 2018
Organizers of local dementia choir sing its praises: Studies suggest music and memory are linked
Those with dementia struggle to remember, but one of the last things to be forgotten is music. A new choir in the Brainerd lakes area hopes to...
December 20, 2018 - 4:00pm
September 30, 2018
Commentary: Maybe growing old isn't what I used to think it was
When I was a young kid, my grandma Edith would take us to town. I would ride in the back seat on the blue velvety cloth seats of her sedan, my...
September 30, 2018 - 9:49am
March 28, 2018
Can drinking wine help you live longer?
FARGO — Because I'm on the threshold of being at the beginning of a "ripe old age" and wanting more years, I'm attracted to anything credible...
March 28, 2018 - 6:45am
March 7, 2018
Faith in Action, other orgs discussed aging at Back to Basics
Planning ahead for retirement and beyond can greatly affect the quality of life for the aging. Planning guides, options for housing, home care...
March 7, 2018 - 7:00am
February 5, 2018
Ruud to co-host session on aging, long-term care issues
State Sens. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, and Karin Housley, R-St. Mary's Point, will hold a joint listening session focused on aging and long-term...
February 5, 2018 - 4:00am
January 31, 2018
Ruud, Housley to host listening session on aging, long-term care
On Feb. 7, Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, and Sen. Karin Housley, R-St. Mary's Point, will host a joint listening session focused on aging and long-term care issues. The listening session is planned at 4:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at Central Lakes College in Brainerd. The public...
January 31, 2018 - 11:30am
October 4, 2017
Seminar to focus on senior services needed in Emily area
United Methodist Church in Emily will host the workshop, "Help Shape Local Senior Services - A Conversation with the Central Minnesota Council on Aging" from 3-4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4. The council wants to learn from Emily area seniors and community members what services are needed...
October 4, 2017 - 11:58am
October 1, 2017
Crow Wing County to host community conversation on aging
The Crow Wing County Community Services Long Term Care Team will host a community conversation about aging from 10-11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 2, in Meeting Room 1 of the Land Services Building in Brainerd. The goal of the event is to hear ideas and concerns from older adults so they and...
October 1, 2017 - 10:30am
September 26, 2017
Faith in Action to present aging, dementia workshop Sept. 28
To be prepared for caregiving as it pertains to aging and to learn to cope with dementia at home and in the community, family caregivers, caregiver...
September 26, 2017 - 5:00am
June 25, 2017
After his wife dies, senior finds new friendships playing cards
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Any half-decent pinochle player worth a trick will say a marriage is a good thing, but holding an extra ace or two...
June 25, 2017 - 9:34am
April 17, 2017
As people age, the factors that drive depression may shift
Different types of problems are most likely to afflict people at different times of life, so common risk factors for depression change over the...
April 17, 2017 - 7:00am
April 12, 2017
Aging conference slated April 29 in Brainerd
Crow Wing Energized will bring keynote speaker Frank Bennett to the 2017 "Got Plans?" event from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at the First Lutheran Church Koinonia Reception Hall in Brainerd. This free aging conference will offer an opportunity to begin completing an Advance...
April 12, 2017 - 4:13am