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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Ideal Green Market Co-op receives grant for activities
Crow Wing County plans to buy land next to historic fire tower
Sheriff restricts traffic on lake ice for upcoming Eelpout Festival
Idaho crash kills Baxter woman, injures Aitkin man
Bring it on: Record snowfall for February within reach
Wick takes 1st, 3rd in Duluth
LISTEN: Former Gophers coach Kill rips current coach Fleck
Pierz rallies past Road Crew at section meet
Boys Basketball: Tigers win 3, improve to 18-4. Raph, Hirschey both get 1,000th point
Boys Hockey: Lightning fall to North Branch
Marjory Ann Carlson
Joel Brian Carlson
Charles "Chuck" William Halstead
Chef's Hat: For a fast, easy, healthy dish, try salmon
Women can reduce risk of heart disease with diet, exercise
3 things for better health - Feb. 18
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Faith: God shows how much He loves us
From the Lefthand Corner: We truly are surrounded by good in Echoland
The Cracker Barrel: A sense of wonder
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
letters to the editor
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
February 11, 2019
Monday Motivator: Developing resilience in children
Until this winter, resilience has never been as significant to me as it was Jan. 29-31, 2019. Dangerously low temperatures challenged most of...
February 11, 2019 - 9:00am
January 22, 2019
Pequot Lakes: Early Childhood Family Education classes offered
The Pequot Lakes School District offers Early Childhood Family Education class options for families to consider. Incredible Infants, Wonderful Ones & Twos, Terrific Twos & Threes, and Family Evening classes all will start the week of Monday, Feb. 4. For class descriptions and schedules,...
January 22, 2019 - 3:30am
November 21, 2018
Community invitation to focus on childhood trauma and solutions
Abuse, neglect, divorce, or a mentally ill, incarcerated or addicted parent are all examples of "adverse childhood experiences," or ACEs. Growing up in these types of environments damages developing brains and increases the risk for various health and social problems, according to...
November 21, 2018 - 9:30am
August 31, 2018
Progress: Deerwood ice hockey camp is fun for all - Olympian's dream keeps growing
DEERWOOD—What started out as nothing but a failed figure skating camp and a dream has become a hockey camp and summertime fun destination...
August 31, 2018 - 10:47pm
August 8, 2018
Baxter clinic celebrates remodel, expansion with open house
BAXTER—It was all smiles at the open house in Baxter for Gillette Children's Speciality Healthcare, where distressed children are treated....
August 8, 2018 - 9:00am
June 16, 2018
How old is old enough to stay home alone? The answer might not be obvious
FARGO — As the final bell rings for the 2017-18 school year, parents and children are looking for more freedom. Parental concerns about...
June 16, 2018 - 8:58am
June 12, 2018
Crow Wing County: Tackling community problems in new way
Crow Wing County officials are taking a new tact in dealing with issues such as suicide, juvenile offenses and dropout rates by partnering with...
June 12, 2018 - 8:00am
May 20, 2018
Grandparents, stay in the game
When I was asked to write a book to grandparents (Faith Begins At Home Grandparents) I wasn't sure where to begin, as I'm not a grandparent, so I decided to survey over 200 grandparents, where I asked them one simple question: "What prevents you from being a spiritual influence in...
May 20, 2018 - 11:30am
May 2, 2018
Local bike events scheduled May 19
There are two bike events scheduled May 19 in Brainerd and Pequot Lakes. Both events are open to riders of all ages free of charge. A Brainerd...
May 2, 2018 - 1:00pm
April 30, 2018
Crow Wing Energized: Parenting with Consistency
Consistency is one of the most important parenting skills we can learn. It's also one of the hardest skills to master. Young children learn by...
April 30, 2018 - 11:00am
April 27, 2018
Reminders: April 27, 2018
Legacy Chorale The Legacy Chorale of Greater Minnesota will present the concert "All Things Bright and Beautiful" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 27, in the Pequot Lakes High School auditorium, and at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at Tornstrom Auditorium in Brainerd. Admission is free; donations...
April 27, 2018 - 4:30am
Do you miss the life you had before kids?
MOORHEAD, Minn. — "Do you ever, you know, miss the life you had before you had children?" I could almost hear the question being whispered...
March 27, 2018 - 8:15am
February 13, 2018
I'm glad my daughter has an older brother -- here's why
FARGO — Nearly five years ago I found out I was expecting my son, and I was a little nervous. After growing up with two sisters, I assumed...
February 13, 2018 - 11:00am
February 6, 2018
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
FARGO — I hear a lot about "mom guilt." It's the feeling that we're somehow not good enough for our kids or not doing enough for them....
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am
January 31, 2018
Early childhood classes to start Feb. 5 in Pequot Lakes
Early Childhood Family Education classes will be offered in Pequot Lakes starting the week of Feb. 5. This program is for children from birth to kindergarten and aims to support families in their efforts to raise happy, healthy children. Both adults and children participate in the...
January 31, 2018 - 7:30am