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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Highway 18 crash injures 2
Crow Wing County landfill announces summer hours
Crow Wing Genealogical Society to meet March 28
Crash occurs as vehicle slows for school bus
CLC to host campus open houses in Brainerd, Staples
With spring melt underway, DNR urges caution on Minnesota lakes and rivers: Fort Snelling State Park closes due to flooding
Fifth-graders earn two firsts, one second
Boys Basketball: All-Area Top 20 by the stats
Boys Basketball: 3 Warriors lead all-area team
Outdoor Notes for March 23
John T. McDonald
Elaine Foss Ebnet
William C. Arnold
3 things for better health - March 25
Faith: This short walk reveals two such different worlds
Senior Menus: March 25-29, 2019
Grim's Grub: Let's finish Minnesota FoodShare Month strong
Tyson recalls chicken strips after customers report finding metal in them
Danecdotes: Owning a home makes one handy by necessity
Layman advocates for broadband, Line 3 and roads
The Last Windrow: Who's ready for the annual Minnesota Twins forecast?
Guest Opinion: Reimagining Minnesota State
As I See It: Who can we trust?
letters to the editor
Births: Jan. 1-15, 2019
Essentia Health - St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Birth: March 9, 2019
Births: March 2, 2019
January 3, 2019
Winter weather can't keep locals inside
The heavy snowfall this week didn't stop locals from enjoying the outdoors. For Crosslake residents Carol and Matt Bradley, they spent the afternoon...
January 3, 2019 - 8:00am
November 21, 2018
DNR commissioner delivers update to Crow Wing County Board
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr traded the city streets of St. Paul for the roads of Crow Wing County to...
November 21, 2018 - 9:00am
October 13, 2018
The Last Windrow: Please pass the fish!
I admit I was a bit apprehensive. I'd heard of this event over the years, but being born into a family of Bohemians and Germans I had not experienced...
October 13, 2018 - 10:30am
August 15, 2018
Cass Sheriff's fish fry Aug. 18
The public is invited to join Sheriff Tom Burch's Fish Crew Saturday, Aug 18 from 5-6:30 p.m. at Union Congregational Church in Hackensack for...
August 15, 2018 - 5:30am
April 11, 2017
Klobuchar, Franken among senators asking Trump to release Asian carp project
A dozen Great Lakes states senators have sent a letter to Trump administration officials urging them to move ahead with a plan to stop Asian...
April 11, 2017 - 4:45pm
January 30, 2017
Pelican Lake gives up another large walleye
Ethan Spizzo caught a 7-pound, 26 ½-inch walleye on Pelican Lake. The trophy is Spizzo's largest fish to date.
January 30, 2017 - 11:00pm
January 1, 2017
New Brighton brothers build (another) snow masterpiece
NEW BRIGHTON, Minn. — For the fifth year in a row, the Bartz brothers — 22-year-old Austin, 21-year-old Trevor and 18-year-old Connor —...
January 1, 2017 - 10:46pm
October 12, 2016
Legendary fishing guides reunite: Nisswa Guides League going strong for nearly 50 years
The Norway Center at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa was abuzz with fish stories and laughter Sunday, Oct. 9. What else would you expect when 20 current...
October 12, 2016 - 9:17am
July 17, 2015
The Last Windrow: It was a walleye thunderstorm
It was a walleye thunderstorm. As I write these lines a weather warning is blinking on my cell phone. The digital age has caught up with unforeseen weather. The colored map on my screen says we are going to have lots of lightning, tons of rain, maybe some hail and even a possible...
July 17, 2015 - 11:24am
As I See It: Déjà vu and the Flag of the Confederacy
I spent last week fishing at a remote location in Canada. It was very relaxing to have no phone, no radio and no television for seven days and nights. We did a lot of fishing, eating fish, reading, talking and relaxing.
July 17, 2015 - 11:22am
July 16, 2015
Northern Lakes Junior Bass Bandits host tournament
The Northern Lakes Junior Bass Bandits (NLJBB) caught more than 18 bass and countless other fish at their Sibley Lake fishing tournament. The...
July 16, 2015 - 12:52pm
November 13, 2014
Conservation officer activity
Following are reports from area Department of Natural Resources (DNR) conservation officers (CO): CO Patrick McGowan (Pine River) patrolled Cass and Crow Wing counties over a busy deer opening weekend.
November 13, 2014 - 11:58am
October 9, 2014
Backus Legion to host fish fry, meat raffle fundraiser
The Backus American Legion's annual All-You-Can-Eat Fish Fry and Meat Raffle benefit for the Backus Fire and Emergency Medical units will be Saturday, Oct. 11, at the Legion. The meal includes deep fried or baked fish, cole slaw, green beans, au gratin potatoes and a dinner roll...
October 9, 2014 - 1:24pm
October 2, 2014
Sun Beavers, Breezy Point, caught a 22-inch walleye (her personal record) on Sept. 14 on Pelican Lake. Submitted Photo
October 2, 2014 - 3:46pm
June 27, 2014
Preliminary concepts revealed for Pine River Dam work
An audience at the Pine River Depot recently got a first look at plans for the future rehabilitation, replacement or removal of the dam in downtown...
June 27, 2014 - 8:27am