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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Minnesota VA commissioner rules in favor of disabled veteran
Tigers Care: Quirky one-woman show kicks off event
22-year-old falls out of moving vehicle, suffers head injury
Celebrate 911 dispatchers week: They're here to help those in distress
Veterans town hall meeting planned in Brainerd
Six Patriots sign on for college sports
Lakeshore Club announces spring events
Girls Golf: Pequot third in season opener
Patriots have new trap team coach
Richard "Rick" Endres
Lois Mary Zavoral
Theodore Prescott Erickson
Grace United Methodist to serve Easter pancakes
Crosslake Christian AG shares Easter events
Our Savior's to host mother-daughter banquet April 24
Public invited to become Make It OK ambassador
Crosslake Lutheran to host monthly Caregiver Support Group
Danecdotes: This week in less-discussed history
Letter to the editor: Embracing the Word
Letter to the editor: Vote 'yes' on PR-B School referendum
Opinion: Easter - Think about it
The Cracker Barrel: Nature notes
letters to the editor
Births: Jan. 30-March 7, 2019
Dr. Joy Harris - Zeno Rausa
Births: Jan. 1-15, 2019
Essentia Health - St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd, births
April 13, 2019
Wesley packs a wallop: Snowstorm dumps 8-10 inches, blasts 44 mph winds
All things considered, the lakes area probably feels a bit bamboozled by spring this year. Winter Storm Wesley delivered a wallop late Wednesday...
April 13, 2019 - 5:00am
April 12, 2019
Weather Closings - April 11-12
Weather Alert: Area business and school closings or delayed starts for April 11-12. Check back for updates. SCHOOLS: • Aitkin Schools - ISD...
April 12, 2019 - 9:26am
Rising water could strand residents of Oslo, Minnesota
OSLO, Minn. — Major flooding could turn the city of Oslo into a virtual island as cresting on the Red River continues to move north. There...
April 12, 2019 - 7:07am
April 10, 2019
Weather Anouncements: Closings and cancellations
Weather Alert: The following area schools are closed or delayed for Thursday, April 11, 2019. Check back for updates. Brainerd Public Schools...
April 10, 2019 - 7:57pm
Wild weather warnings: What is Mother Nature dishing out?
Mother Nature had all Minnesotans on edge earlier this week with wild spring snow predictions being made. As of Tuesday afternoon, April 9, when...
April 10, 2019 - 2:16pm
Grass fire ignites north of Crosby
Crosby firefighters and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources responded to a grass fire Tuesday, April 9, in the west ditch of Highway...
April 10, 2019 - 3:00am
April 9, 2019
Weather service ups expected snow total: Up to 16 inches possible
The National Weather Service in Duluth just upped the ante when it comes to the amount of snow expected for the Brainerd lakes area. What was...
April 9, 2019 - 11:09pm
April snow could bring up to 6 inches
It may be too soon to say for sure—weather is always unpredictable—but it looks like Brainerd may see a good amount of snowfall later...
April 9, 2019 - 3:00am
April 4, 2019
Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 8-12
Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week starts Monday, April 8, and ends April 12. Crow Wing County collaborates each year with the National...
April 4, 2019 - 6:30am
March 31, 2019
Minnesota River communities hopeful: Water levels projected to drop slowly this week
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. – Officials in Montevideo and Granite Falls are hopeful that the worst is behind them as the Minnesota River has crested...
March 31, 2019 - 5:05pm
March 27, 2019
Minor flooding begins on Mississippi River in Fort Ripley: Temperatures expected to slow snowmelt later this week
Minor flooding of the Mississippi River at Fort Ripley began Tuesday, March 26, as the river was just above the flood stage of 10 feet. The Mississippi...
March 27, 2019 - 7:00am
March 16, 2019
St. Patrick's Day weather covers the gamut: Snowpack recedes, moderate melt reduces flood concerns
What a difference a few days can make. The recent warmup chopped 8 inches off the substantial snowpack in the lakes area. Mountainous snow piles...
March 16, 2019 - 3:00am
March 15, 2019
MnDOT advises motorists to watch for flooded areas
The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises motorists to expect water on roads throughout central Minnesota as a combination of historic...
March 15, 2019 - 3:00am
March 14, 2019
Rain brings street flooding; potential for snow Thursday
Rain moved from south to north during the afternoon Wednesday, March 13, on track to produce about a half-inch to 1.5 inches of rainfall in the...
March 14, 2019 - 3:00am
March 13, 2019
Extended rain in forecast creates flooding concerns
Snow is taking a break this week and staying out of the headlines, presenting residents in the Brainerd lakes area and beyond with another Mother...
March 13, 2019 - 3:00am