Skip to main content
Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Court participants asked to take part in Minnesota judicial survey
Brainerd: Disconnect persists between city, district on parking plan
River ice jams prompt flood warning
Minnesota AG sues Virginia tax debt settlement company
NMRHA seeks funding to build a new home
Boys Basketball: Patriot boys win two more - Pequot tops Proctor in OT
Boys Basketball: Tigers top N-K in 2OT - Team starts season 2-0
Danecdotes: Fearless leader: Lane assumes role as Patriots' anchor
13 PL athletes on Warrior alpine team
Road Crew split at Deer River
Jay F. Brutsman
Vivian H. Knutson
James Eugene Andrews
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
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
The Last Windrow: A catnip Christmas on the farm
letters to the editor
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
June 21, 2017
After seeing 'horrifying'' Yanez video, Dayton says 'everyone is not treated equally' in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—With stone-faced African-American leaders standing behind him, Gov. Mark Dayton said Wednesday that watching the newly released...
June 21, 2017 - 10:09pm
June 20, 2017
Graphic video from police squad dash cam shows Philando Castile shooting
ST. PAUL — The dash-cam video at the center of the manslaughter trial that recently ended with a not guilty verdict against the former St....
June 20, 2017 - 9:15pm
May 31, 2017
Two potential jurors in Minnesota police shooting trial dismissed
ST. PAUL—A black woman and a white man were among those dismissed Wednesday as potential jurors for the manslaughter trial of a St. Anthony...
May 31, 2017 - 11:12pm
May 29, 2017
Philando Castile case: As jury selection begins, what do both sides look for?
ST. PAUL—In the most highly anticipated trial to take place in Minnesota in some time, one key element still remains up in the air: the...
May 29, 2017 - 10:09pm
May 16, 2017
Castile's marijuana use to be allowed at police officer's manslaughter trial
ST. PAUL—Evidence of marijuana use by Philando Castile on the day he was fatally shot by a St. Anthony police officer can be used at the...
May 16, 2017 - 7:17pm
April 27, 2017
It won't be Brainerd or Duluth, as Minnesota appeals court rejects accused police officer's request to move trial
ST. PAUL—The latest attempt by defense attorneys to get the upcoming trial of the St. Anthony police officer charged in the fatal shooting...
April 27, 2017 - 9:48pm
March 3, 2017
Girlfriend of Philando Castile arrested in alleged hammer assault
ST. PAUL — Police officers arrested Diamond Reynolds — the girlfriend of Philando Castile — and two other women Thursday,...
March 3, 2017 - 7:16pm
February 27, 2017
Officer charged in Twin Cities traffic stop shooting pleads not guilty to manslaughter
ST. PAUL -- The St. Anthony police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile during a July traffic stop that included a live video stream entered...
February 27, 2017 - 7:42pm
January 12, 2017
Many Castile protesters plead not guilty in shutdown of Interstate 94 in July
ST. PAUL—The passion that drew protesters onto St. Paul streets following the July police-involved shooting of a black motorist is now...
January 12, 2017 - 10:04pm
November 17, 2016
Costs of protests over Castile shooting reach $2M
ST. PAUL — Protests over the fatal Jul. 6 police shooting of Philando Castile have cost the St. Paul nearly $2 million. As of Wednesday, related...
November 17, 2016 - 12:57pm
November 16, 2016
Attorney: Deadly force not justified in Castile shooting, officer will be charged
ST. PAUL -- Ramsey County Attorney John Choi said that the use of deadly force in the shooting of Philando Castile last July was not justified...
November 16, 2016 - 10:59am
July 7, 2016
Dayton promises 'justice will be served' in police shooting of black man
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton promised protesters gathered after a second black man was killed by Twin Cities police in a year that...
July 7, 2016 - 11:10am