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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Region Five teachers honored at Sourcewell
Culvert replacements closes Crow Wing County highway
Crosslake Lutheran to host Memorial Day service May 26
Man driving ATV home from bar suffers injuries in crash
Crosslake Garden Club lists upcoming events
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Governor's Fishing Opener
Area Boys Golf: Neva leads Pequot to team title. PR-B's Raph grabs share of individual honor
Girls Golf: Pohlkamp, Foley shot 82s to lead Warriors
14U Patriots 1st in Wadena
Ruud introduces bill to import minnows and counteract bait shortage
Gary F. Smith
William John Macheel
Richard A. Dick Blahut
Christina "Tina" Grossnickle
Faith: Surprised by beauty
Senior Menus: May 20-24, 2019
Grim's Grub: It's all Greek, especially the asparagus
Card games: May 6-10, 2019
Cardiac screening for athletes set June 20 at Eagle View
Mayor's Notebook: Breezy Point takes pride in emergency response team
Letter to the editor: Letter writer missed point of column
Danecdotes: A look back on my greatest achievement
Letter to the editor: Pequot Lakes students commended
The Last Windrow: A journey from row boat to early guide boat to canoe
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Births: May 9, 2019
Births: May 4, 2019
Births: Jan. 30-March 7, 2019
May 4, 2019
Sheriff issues water safety tips
With the walleye/northern pike fishing opener only a few weeks away, Crow Wing County Sheriff Scott Goddard reminds people of a few water safety...
May 4, 2019 - 8:00am
March 26, 2019
With spring melt underway, DNR urges caution on Minnesota lakes and rivers: Fort Snelling State Park closes due to flooding
Warm weather and significant rainfall in parts of the state have resulted in slush and standing water on many water bodies, leading to rapid ice deterioration and making travel over the ice difficult and extremely unsafe, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources....
March 26, 2019 - 9:30am
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