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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Curiosity paves path for Hunts' legacy of innovation and giving. Brainerd Lakes Chamber celebrates CRMC and Jack Pine Brewery
Court participants asked to take part in Minnesota judicial survey
Brainerd: Disconnect persists between city, district on parking plan
River ice jams prompt flood warning
North-central Minnesota man charged with murdering his mother
Boys Basketball: Patriot boys win two more - Pequot tops Proctor in OT
Boys Basketball: Tigers top N-K in 2OT - Team starts season 2-0
Danecdotes: Fearless leader: Lane assumes role as Patriots' anchor
13 PL athletes on Warrior alpine team
Road Crew split at Deer River
Jay F. Brutsman
Vivian H. Knutson
James Eugene Andrews
Chef's Hat: For a festive holiday, give recipes in a jar
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
Crow Wing Energized: Support your local food shelf
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old raises awareness about endometriosis
Faith: Christmas, a love story
Opinion: Will anybody care when you die?
The Cracker Barrel: Easy English isn't
From the Lefthand Corner: The joy of Christmas
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
The Last Windrow: A catnip Christmas on the farm
letters to the editor
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
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December 9, 2018
Brainerd school posts anti-Trump meme to Facebook: Origin unknown, investigation underway
BRAINERD, Minn. — An anti-Trump meme posted to the Garfield Elementary School Facebook page raised some eyebrows and sparked questions Saturday...
December 9, 2018 - 5:38pm
November 7, 2018
Poston beats challenger Alex Hering for District 9A re-election
John Poston celebrated his re-election to the state House of Representatives at Sherwood Forest, but the Lake Shore Republican had nothing bad...
November 7, 2018 - 10:48am
October 15, 2018
Radinovich outpaces Stauber in hotly contested northern Minnesota congressional race
DULUTH, Minn.—The second-to-last money check in the national election cycle found Democrat Joe Radinovich outpacing Republican Pete Stauber...
October 15, 2018 - 9:44pm
September 13, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Nobody's perfect
Evidently, there are a lot of people who don't have a clue as to the personal history of our presidents, especially if you watch only the far left media with the 24/7 onslaught of President Trump. According to them, Trump is the worst president we have ever had. He's a liar, a horrible...
September 13, 2018 - 2:30am
August 16, 2018
Opinion: Audio recordings - Omarosa, President Trump and Billy Graham
Perfect people will never work in government. People make promises and look good in television advertisements but people are people and that always means human error. A good person can easily say the wrong thing at the right time. Often people say things they meant at the time...
August 16, 2018 - 10:30am
Our Opinion: We are not the enemy
"The media is not the enemy of the American people." That's the core message in editorials from hundreds of newspapers Thursday, Aug. 16, across...
August 16, 2018 - 7:00am
August 11, 2018
Spies, lies, and audio-tapes
Maybe Republican Donald Trump isn't guilty of 'collusion' after all, because collusion isn't a crime, he says. However, many people are saying treason, conspiracy, spying, obstruction of justice, and many other felonies appear to be part of his repertoire. Respected media companies...
August 11, 2018 - 7:30am
July 28, 2018
RNC touts voter data system in place for 2018 Minnesota midterms
Representatives of the Republican National Committee are touting the prowess of their voter data analytics program—they say it could turn...
July 28, 2018 - 8:00am
July 26, 2018
Blue, green or both: 8th District DFLers spar on mining, environment
As people left the Chalberg Theatre Monday night, July 23, after two hours of debate among five DFLers vying for the 8th Congressional District...
July 26, 2018 - 3:54pm
July 20, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Official announcement or politics?
ST. PAUL—Elected officials seeking re-election, or hoping to win another office, often make announcements that make it unclear if they...
July 20, 2018 - 5:03pm
July 16, 2018
Trump Russian comments rile Minnesota elections leader
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's election chief says President Donald Trump made United States elections less secure with his comments doubting Russian...
July 16, 2018 - 5:11pm
As I See It: The America I believe we need
Without the "every critical word is directed at our current president approach" of Don Bye's column from last week, I offer a few comments and corrections. We are not in danger of sliding toward another Sodom and Gomorrah. We've been there since the start of the 20th century and have...
July 16, 2018 - 7:30am
July 14, 2018
Letter to the Editor: There's only one set of facts
Steve Olson certainly likes to reference words, not deeds. He said I should Google "Trump quotes that challenge constitutional laws." I did, and it gave me 2,680,000 results, not the 5,500,000 stated by Mr. Olson. If you Google the same phrase but substitute "Obama" for "Trump" you...
July 14, 2018 - 7:30am
July 6, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Response to letter writer's confusion
A letter writer recently criticized both Bob Uppgaard and myself for our separate, independently expressed assessments of President Trump's performance in office, especially of Trump's widely feared anti-stability stands on separation of powers and upholding constitutional law.
July 6, 2018 - 7:30am
July 1, 2018
As I See It: Let's think about immigration
Suppose next Tuesday evening about suppertime as you are sitting down to eat, there's a knock on the door. You go to the door wondering who it might be, and when you open it a man, woman and three children and some meager belongings sort of push their way into your house. As you try...
July 1, 2018 - 7:30am