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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
PLMS names Students of the Month
Poston applauds Public Facilities Authority grant for Verndale water infrastructure projects
Agendas - Feb. 17
Snow removal on Crow Wing County's agenda
Public invited to Make It OK presentation to reduce mental health stigma
8th-grade Patriots Mid-State champs
Area Male Athlete: Up-tempo Pequot perfect for Schommer
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
Girls basketball: Lane named "Miss Basketball" finalist
Dance: Two PL dancers named all-state
Paul F. Caquelin
Joel Brian Carlson
Timothy J. McGuire
Joel Brian Carlson
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Faith: God shows how much He loves us
Senior Menus: Feb. 18-22, 2019
Card games: Feb. 4-8, 2019
Minnesota man survives North Dakota blizzard in his vehicle, but then he's hit with tragic news
Mayor's Notebook: Participate in changing Breezy Point for the better
Grim's Tales: Unexpected challenge of living alone
Guest Opinion: Proposed paid and sick leave legislation is wrong for Minnesota
The Last Windrow: Lessons learned at a country school
Letter to the editor: Nagel's 'Looking Back' is a good read
letters to the editor
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
February 5, 2019
Smith, Collins co-sponsor bill for fed employee back pay after shutdown
Legislation to secure back pay for the federal contractor employees who went without pay during the recent government shutdown garnered bipartisan support Friday, Feb. 1, from Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, co-sponsoring a bill led by Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn. The bill—the Fair...
February 5, 2019 - 10:30am
January 31, 2019
Majority leader says legal weed likely to be voted down in state Senate
Talks of legal recreational cannabis are swirling around St. Paul—particularly, three separate bills to legalize weed being hashed out...
January 31, 2019 - 9:00am
January 26, 2019
Crow Wing County residents worry about SNAP benefits: Impacts of federal government shutdown remain concern for food assistance program
Crow Wing County officials say they are doing their best to help those who rely on government assistance to feed their families, despite the...
January 26, 2019 - 5:00am
Letter to the editor: And 'the cow jumped over the moon'
Remember the old nursery rhyme, "Hey diddle, diddle, the cat and the fiddle, the cow jumped over the moon. The little dog laughed to see such sport and the dish ran away with the spoon." Well, it seems the Democrats would rather believe that nursery rhyme before they would believe...
January 26, 2019 - 2:30am
January 25, 2019
Coming this Weekend: Hunger games
As President Donald Trump and Democrats continue their face-off over building a border wall, Crow Wing County residents feel the impact of the...
January 25, 2019 - 1:30am
December 13, 2018
Letter to the editor: 'I know nothing'
Do you remember Sgt. Schultz from "Hogan's Heroes?" His favorite line when questioned by the prisoners at Stalag 13 was, "I know nothing." It seems many of the Democrats and the media think the same way. They want you to know nothing, hear nothing, see nothing or say nothing. If you...
December 13, 2018 - 2:30am
November 25, 2018
From the Lefthand Corner: The political pendulum swung a little - to the left
The political pendulum swung a little to the left as a result of the Nov. 6 election. That was true nationally and in our state of Minnesota. All across the nation, in partisan races, more Democrats won and more Republicans lost than has been the case for the last several election...
November 25, 2018 - 7:30am
November 8, 2018
State goes blue, area swings red
Generally speaking, the state of Minnesota swung blue in the 2018 midterms, backing DFL candidates for governor, both U.S. senate seats, all...
November 8, 2018 - 3:00am
November 7, 2018
Heintzeman garners 3rd term in resounding victory over Menk
On Election Day, the Minnesota House of Representatives' District 10A spoke and it was a resounding yes for two-term representative Josh Heintzeman....
November 7, 2018 - 8:30am
October 21, 2018
Letter to the editor: Vote Democrats out of office
After the circus atmosphere of the confirmation hearings for now Justice Kavanaugh, the Democrats, including our senators and representatives, have gone into full leftist mode. I don't believe their priorities are what most Americans want. In the hearings and in calls to our senators'...
October 21, 2018 - 5:30am
October 18, 2018
Wardlow envisions neutral, nonpartisan role in state AG bid
The office of Minnesota attorney general is often seen as an independent arbiter—the state's top lawyer, working at the behest of its people's...
October 18, 2018 - 11:00am
October 8, 2018
Election debates: District 10B candidates wrangle over health care
Clock's ticking down to Election Day. With five weeks left before the big vote on Nov. 6, candidates are hashing out their differences in a series...
October 8, 2018 - 9:00am
Election debates: District 10A candidates argue their cases
It's time to put faces and policies to the name on the ballot. With five weeks to go until Election Day, residents of the Brainerd lakes area...
October 8, 2018 - 7:00am
October 4, 2018
Letter to the editor: Kick Klobuchar out of office
It is clear that Sen. Klobuchar has moved dramatically to the left and we need to keep this in mind in November. The Democrats and Sen. Klobuchar stand for the following positions: • Character assassination. They did it to Bork, Justice Thomas, an honorable admiral and now Judge...
October 4, 2018 - 7:30am
August 17, 2018
Johnson, Walz spar in first governor's debate since primary victories
NISSWA—With their interparty rivals eliminated in the primary, Minnesota's remaining gubernatorial candidates can turn their attention...
August 17, 2018 - 10:01pm