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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
4 suspects face burglary charges in Wadena and Todd counties
Cancer survivor kicks off inaugural PR-B Relay for Life - Event raises more than $4,000
White Christmas in Brainerd area? Not likely: Mississippi River ice jam continues
NDSU representative to visit PR-B School
House 'complete loss' after fire in Backus
Girls hockey: Lightning girls to play in Schwan's Cup
Boys Basketball: 5 from lakes area on Minnesota Basketball News top 50
Men's Basketball: Wawro's 21 points lead Nisswa Marine victory
Boys Hockey: Lightning boys lose two
Girls Hockey: Lightning girls tops Minnehaha
Darrell K. Wilson
Linda Rose Farah Thompson
Betty Jane Stebbins
Shirley Mae (Johnson) Blaisdell
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
Faith: Christmas, a love story
Letter to the editor: 'I know nothing'
Opinion: Will anybody care when you die?
The Cracker Barrel: Easy English isn't
From the Lefthand Corner: The joy of Christmas
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
letters to the editor
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Reminders: Dec. 14-18, 2018
Christmas Cantata Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes will perform its annual Christmas Cantata, "Tonight, Heaven Touches Earth," at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 14-15, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, at the church. The concert is free. Kids party The Backus American Legion...
16 hours 14 min ago
Homeless and WoundedWarriors seeks holiday helpers
Homeless and WoundedWarriors-MN, now in its 15th year, again is adopting wounded warrior families for Christmas. The group is working with nine families and expects to have all shopping done by Saturday, Dec. 15. HWW's sleighs are waiting in the wings to deliver those gifts just in...
17 hours 14 min ago
December 12, 2018
Calendar of events: Dec. 13-21, 2018
DECEMBER Through 31 Sertoma Winter Wonderland, Northland Arboretum, Brainerd 14-16 Christmas Cantata: "Tonight, Heaven Touches Earth," 7 p.m. Dec. 14-15, 2 p.m. Dec. 16, Grace United Methodist Church, Pequot Lakes 15 Kid's Christmas Party for ages 10 and under, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.,...
December 12, 2018 - 7:30am
December 7, 2018
Merrifield man dies in Wise Road head-on collision
A Merrifield man died Thursday afternoon, Dec. 6, in a head-on collision near the intersection of Wise Road and Sugarberry Creek Road in Brainerd,...
December 7, 2018 - 10:03am
December 6, 2018
Calendar of events: Dec. 6-16, 2018
DECEMBER Through 31 Sertoma Winter Wonderland, Northland Arboretum, Brainerd 6 Taste of the Holidays, 4-7 p.m., Schaefer's Foods, Nisswa 6-7 Radiothon to End Child Abuse 6-8 Brainerd Community Theatre: "Bill W. and Dr. Bob," 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6-7, 2 p.m. Dec. 8, Dryden Theatre, Central...
December 6, 2018 - 2:30am
December 5, 2018
Reminders: Dec. 6-8, 2018
Caroling and cookies A caroling and cookies event will take place at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, at Senior Class Care in Pequot Lakes. Taste of the Holidays Schaefer's Foods of Nisswa will host its annual Taste of the Holidays from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, with proceeds benefiting...
December 5, 2018 - 4:30pm
Two-vehicle crash south of Pequot Lakes
A two-vehicle crash on State Highway 371 south of Pequot Lakes temporarily slowed traffic down to single-lane in the highway's northbound lanes...
December 5, 2018 - 3:15pm
December 3, 2018
Pine River-Backus Family Center lists events
The Pine River-Backus Family Center is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. The family center will be closed Dec. 24-Jan. 1 for the holidays. Following is a schedule of upcoming events: • Salty Dog pulled pork fundraiser: The fundraiser will be...
December 3, 2018 - 5:30am
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves revised budget, adds new positions
The Pequot Lakes School Board approved further budget revisions to counter an increased enrollment projection. With the newly approved budget,...
December 3, 2018 - 4:00am
December 2, 2018
Sons of American Legion donates to Tiger Den
The Backus Sons of the American Legion donated 10 $25 gift cards to the Pine River-Backus School Tiger Den. The cards will be given to needy...
December 2, 2018 - 10:00am
November 30, 2018
Reminders: Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 2018
Farewell, welcome party A farewell party for the retiring Pine River Library Branch Manager Muriel Erickson and Browser the library cat will...
November 30, 2018 - 2:30am
November 29, 2018
Calendar of events: Nov. 29-Dec. 8, 2018
NOVEMBER 29-Dec. 1, Dec. 6-8 Brainerd Community Theatre: "Bill W. and Dr. Bob," 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29-Dec. 1 & Dec. 6-7, 2 p.m. Dec. 8, Dryden Theatre,...
November 29, 2018 - 8:00am
Area firefighters respond to attic fire Nov. 21
Ideal Township firefighters were called to a building fire just before 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, on the 32000 block of Ossawinnamakee Heights,...
November 29, 2018 - 6:00am
November 28, 2018
Farewell, welcome open house set at Pine River Library
Library patrons have an opportunity to attend both a farewell party and a welcoming party from 2-4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, at the Pine River Public...
November 28, 2018 - 6:00am
November 27, 2018
Pine River UMC to host Kids Shopping Day Dec. 1
Children in sixth grade and younger can get their Christmas shopping done at the Community Children's Shopping Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at the United Methodist Church in Pine River. All items are $1 with free gift wrapping. While the children shop with the help...
November 27, 2018 - 5:30am