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April 21, 2019
Bella Volkl and Lily, Marcy and Jason Nickel, all of Nisswa, brought an Echo Journal on a Sunset Dolphin Cruise on the Gulf of Mexico while vacationing in Fort Myers Beach, Florida, during spring break. They laughed because they saw one dolphin on the cruise and four by the docks after they got off the pontoon boat.
Echoing/Journaling Around the Globe-Nickel family
April 21, 2019 - 10:30am
April 2, 2019
Jerry Meadows walks Monday, April 1, along the shoulder of southbound Highway 371 between Gull and Round lakes, north of the Brainerd city limits. The 61-year-old Air Force veteran from Wahpeton, N.D., left March 14 on foot from Bemidji to raise money and awareness for the Wounded Warrior Project while his wife Virginia Miller follows in a Jeep on their way to St. Cloud. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch   Video
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Veteran walks from Bemidji to St. Cloud for Wounded Warrior Project: Wife wanted to see Minnesota. She got more than she bargained for.
April 2, 2019 - 3:00am
March 24, 2019
From left, Alexa, Cindi and Carly Fyle, of Pequot Lakes; Sophie Littman, of Lake Shore; and Kathy Bittner Lee, of Mission Township, brought the Echo Journal on their families’ spring break getaway to Fort Myers Beach, Florida. Submitted Photo
Echoing-Journaling Around the Globe: Florida
March 24, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 11, 2018
Faith: A difficult Lenten journey
March 11, 2018 - 4:00am
March 1, 2018
How long will it last this time?
March 1, 2018 - 7:30am
February 21, 2018
Mike McFeely. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
February 21, 2018 - 7:44pm
September 29, 2017
Romeo, a beagle mix, was moved from his shelter in Houston after Hurricane Harvey to Paws and Claws Rescue & Resort in Hackensack. Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
Local shelters take in dogs from hurricanes Harvey, Irma
September 29, 2017 - 4:00am
September 24, 2017
Jesus Rodriguez rescues Gloria Garcia after rain from Hurricane Harvey flooded Pearland, in the outskirts of Houston, Texas, U.S. August 27, 2017. REUTERS/Adrees Latif/File Photo
Cheesehead Chatter: Faith in humanity restored
September 24, 2017 - 4:00am
September 11, 2017
Airmen from the Minnesota National Guard’s 133rd Airlift Wing load equipment into a C-130 Hercules aircraft Sunday, Sept. 10, in preparation for transport to the U.S. Virgin Islands where the Airmen will assist in recovery operations from Hurricane Irma. The airmen can support airports with skills and equipment to re-establish operations after disasters, secure aircraft and load and unload equipment. Master Sgt. Blair Heusdens / Minnesota National Guard
Minn. Air National Guard assisting in Irma efforts
September 11, 2017 - 2:47pm
December 28, 2016
Daryl Ingalsbe, pilot, talks in October about the views he had when he flew around the world. Ingalsbe remembers Russia being the most different place he visited. That experimental plane that crashed Tuesday in the front yard of a home in the Spruce Creek Fly-In community is reportedly owned and manufactured by Independent Technologies, which lists Daryl Ingalsbe as the owner and CEO. Photo by Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
2 dead after MN plane crashes in Florida
December 28, 2016 - 7:48pm
August 8, 2016
FILE PHOTO - Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks at a press conference about the Zika virus as Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Dr. Tom Frieden (L), Congresswoman Frederica Wilson (D-FL) and Florida Surgeon General Celeste Philip (R) look on in Doral, Florida, U.S. on August 4, 2016. REUTERS/Joe Skipper/File Photo
Florida governor criticizes Washington for lagging in Zika fight
August 8, 2016 - 11:51am
August 2, 2016
Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are seen at the Laboratory of Entomology and Ecology of the Dengue Branch of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in San Juan, March 6, 2016. Picture taken March 6, 2016. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
Florida travel warning issued for pregnant women after more Zika cases
August 2, 2016 - 8:41am
July 25, 2016
Fort Myers police officers walk in the parking lot of Club Blu after a shooting attack in Fort Myers, Florida, U.S., July 25, 2016. REUTERS/Joe Skipper
Shooting after Florida nightclub's teen party leaves two dead
July 25, 2016 - 9:37am
June 12, 2016
Police lock down Orange Avenue around Pulse nightclub, where people were killed by a gunman in a shooting rampage in Orlando, Florida June 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Kolczynski
Fifty killed in Florida nightclub shooting, worst in U.S. history
June 12, 2016 - 12:41pm
May 23, 2016
Woman attacked by shark off Florida coast, swims to shore
May 23, 2016 - 9:09am