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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County Land Sale set for Friday
Pequot Lakes Middle School honor roll
Crow Wing SWCD board to meet in Breezy Point in July
Crow Wing County Board: County grants Line 3 easements to Enbridge
Manhattan Beach: Council names P&Z commissioner
Inside the Outdoors: Gray wolf may be the "third rail" of wildlife management
Baseball: U13 Patriots lose four
Anglers: Consider releasing big sunfish, eat the smaller ones
Please, follow the regulations when boating, fishing and atv riding - MnDNR CO Reports
Stock Car Racing: Winning and racing more than a hobby for Gonskas
David J. Berres
Donald T Schmalenberg
Chef's Hat: Mix a cold drink to enjoy a hot summer day
Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
Ask the Master Gardener: It's been a slow start to the growing season
Faith: Father's Day reflection
Senior Menus: June 24-28, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: A perfect day
The Last Windrow: Sorting through life's accumulations
Danecdotes: A new appreciation for 'the little things'
Opinion: What do Americans want?
Letter to the editor: President, country deserve respect
letters to the editor
Births: May 29-June 16, 2019
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
June 23, 2019
Initiative Foundation doles out more than $740,000 to nonprofits
The Initiative Foundation and its partner funds announced 108 grants totaling more than $746,000 were awarded during the first quarter of 2019 "We are proud to support local organizations that are doing good for those they serve," stated Matt Varilek, Initiative Foundation president,...
June 23, 2019 - 4:30am
June 19, 2019
Crow Wing County: Social workers behind bars and at the scene - Partnership seeks jail diversion, reduced recidivism
In Heath Fosteson's years as Crow Wing County Jail administrator, he didn't expect to see former inmates return to jail by choice.
June 19, 2019 - 5:00am
May 21, 2019
Region Five teachers honored at Sourcewell
Several Region Five educators were honored at the Sourcewell Educators of Excellence banquet May 8. The following local educators received awards for demonstrating innovation and leadership that have positively impacted students and fellow staff: Paraprofessionals of educational excellence...
May 21, 2019 - 9:30am
May 19, 2019
Gerber recognized for leadership, humility, kindness
Isaac Gerber didn't always feel like a natural leader, but over his years at Pequot Lakes High School, he found comfort and ease in that role....
May 19, 2019 - 6:00am
May 15, 2019
Cass County: Commissioners support Pillager's bid for equipment funding
Cass County Board passed a resolution Tuesday, May 7, to support the city of Pillager's application to Sourcewell for money to purchase dewatering equipment. The diesel-powered pump has 6-inch inlet and outlet lines and is used to remove water from the ground, so construction work...
May 15, 2019 - 5:30am
May 5, 2019
Faces: Jarvi recognized for resilience
As people go through difficult times in their lives, it can sometimes seem like their struggle has gone unnoticed. Pine River-Backus senior Meghan...
May 5, 2019 - 6:00am
April 30, 2019
Brainerd: City to pitch Lum Park for Region 5 children's museum
Lum Park is decidedly the best spot for Region Five's proposed children's museum, according to the Brainerd City Council. That's the primary...
April 30, 2019 - 9:00am
April 17, 2019
Cass County Board: Utility tax case settlements represent 'concerning trend,' auditor says
BACKUS—Chief Financial Officer Sandra Norikane reported Tuesday, April 16, the Minnesota Department of Revenue negotiated settlements with...
April 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
April 14, 2019
Reynolds honored for dedication to high school community
Ashlynn Reynolds, Pequot Lakes High School senior, dove headfirst into school and community activities early on. Her dedication and leadership...
April 14, 2019 - 6:00am
April 11, 2019
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves efforts to buy boat and sonar
Time is of the essence when it comes to rescuing a drowning victim, but it also applies to recovering a body from a lake and reuniting the deceased...
April 11, 2019 - 7:00am
April 2, 2019
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves services agreement for lifesaving app
A lifesaving smartphone app is no longer on life support after the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners' recently approved a service agreement...
April 2, 2019 - 1:36pm
March 14, 2019
Region 5 students tackle science fair
STAPLES—Tackling topics like "Does temperature affect how Diet Coke and Mentos react?" and "Choosing the longest-lasting battery," more...
March 14, 2019 - 9:00am
March 6, 2019
Sourcewell to host science fair
STAPLES—Students from across Region Five will put their work to the test at the 2019 Regional Science Fair Thursday, March 7, at Sourcewell in Staples. Open to students in fourth through sixth grades, the science fair is designed to encourage kids' natural curiosity through...
March 6, 2019 - 4:30am
March 3, 2019
Breezy Point earns water access project grant
The city of Breezy Point was awarded a Small Project Partnership Grant from Sourcewell for its public beach water access project. The project...
March 3, 2019 - 11:00am
February 27, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: Public to weigh in on new elementary school name
A new elementary school is slated for the 2020-21 school year in Baxter, but whether it keeps the name Baxter Elementary School or goes in a...
February 27, 2019 - 7:00am