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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County distributes $1,235,736 from timber, land sales
County launches security camera database, encourages residents to register
Pine River: City to remove fairgrounds recycling bins. Sewer board member's future discussed
'Track issues' stalls BNSF train along Hwy 210, blocks south Brainerd-Baxter
CLC travel study includes European tour, Mediterranean cruise
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
Corps of Engineers seeks comments on request to construct a National Loon Center within the Cross Lake Recreation Area
Joanne Mary Pettit
Jacqueline Dee Shipley Block
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
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?
Sheriff's Corner: Now is the time to prepare for flooding
Grim's Tales: I hope to see PR-B voters April 18
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
March 12, 2019
First came the snow, now come the floods
What a winter it's been so far—and perhaps no one knows that better than Crow Wing County Highway Maintenance Supervisor Jory Danielson....
March 12, 2019 - 7:00am
February 26, 2019
Ice dams cause homeowners headaches, money: Sales of roof rakes on fire after snow accumulation
It's that dam time of year again. Homeowners who spent much of this winter removing snow from their driveways now have to contend with ice dams...
February 26, 2019 - 9:00am
Anglers ignore warnings, get stuck on Mille Lacs Lake overnight
Gusting winds and drifted snow made for difficult conditions on both roads and lakes Sunday, Feb. 24. With wind speeds measured at 40 mph at...
February 26, 2019 - 3:00am
January 23, 2019
Winter's icy grip
Sawtooth ice drips with cold water Tuesday, Jan. 22, on Little Buffalo Creek in Brainerd. After two mild days with temperatures in the upper...
January 23, 2019 - 3:00am
January 8, 2019
Icy and dicey: Slippery roads cause school closures, fender benders
Brainerd lakes area roads and highways turned into skating rinks after midnight and continued into the Monday morning commute, making travel...
January 8, 2019 - 3:00am
January 7, 2019
No travel advised because of icy roads; schools closed
The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office advises no travel this morning, Monday, Jan. 7, because of ice coating the roads. Area schools were scheduled to start two hours late before closing for the entire day. Crosslake Community School and the Pequot Lakes, Pine River-Backus, Pillager,...
January 7, 2019 - 9:12am
January 2, 2019
Snowfall breaks December record
Between Thursday and Friday, Dec. 27 - 28, the Brainerd Lakes area received the greatest recorded snowfall for the month of December during a...
January 2, 2019 - 4:00am
January 1, 2019
Inside the Outdoors: Safe ice is anything but a sure thing
One of the constants of my workday is receiving a flood of incoming emails, as well as those "instant messages"—innocently referred to...
January 1, 2019 - 6:00am
December 31, 2018
National Weather Service: Plummeting temps, heavy snowfall for New Year's
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for central and northeast Minnesota —signalling a fresh round of plummeting...
December 31, 2018 - 3:00am
December 2, 2018
35 fishermen rescued from ice on Superior Bay
DULUTH - Nearly three-dozen fishermen were rescued from an ice floe on Superior Bay this morning. According to the Duluth Fire Department, 36...
December 2, 2018 - 11:30am
December 1, 2018
The Last Windrow: Tip for first-time anglers: Beware of 'ice quakes'
There was a rumble. A vibration. I stuck my head out of the door. It was an "ice quake." Ice fishermen are edging out on the lakes around these...
December 1, 2018 - 10:00am
November 29, 2018
On thin ice
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl reminds people that the lake surfaces in our area are not yet safe for foot or vehicle traffic. The temperatures...
November 29, 2018 - 10:00am
November 24, 2018
Inside the Outdoors: Sooner or later, ice wins out
The annual victory of freeze-up over open water is as old as time in the Northern Hemisphere. Or at least, since the Earth ceased to be tropical,...
November 24, 2018 - 6:00am
November 21, 2018
Sheriff's advice: Stay off the ice - Temps not yet cold enough for foot, vehicle traffic
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl reported local lake surfaces are not yet safe for foot or vehicle traffic. In a news release, the sheriff...
November 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 16, 2018
Dodge attempts to pass Mercury, crashes on Highway 18
A 30-year-old woman was injured when a Dodge Ram attempted to pass her and lost control Monday morning, Oct. 15, on Highway 18 east of Brainerd....
October 16, 2018 - 7:00am