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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
Victim remembered, suspect jailed in Duluth shooting
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
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
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
November 1, 2018
Maple Hill Church to host deer hunters dinner Nov. 3
Maple Hill Lutheran Church in rural Pine River will host its annual deer hunters dinner on the opening day of the firearms deer hunting season, Saturday, Nov. 3. Serving will be from 4:30-7:30 p.m. The meal includes pork loin dinner, scalloped potatoes with ham, vegetable, rolls,...
November 1, 2018 - 6:30am
October 31, 2018
Paws and Claws Pets of the Week
This cuddly 1-year-old kitty, Macha, is known to carry on the best conversations and is named after the famous Irish Goddess because she is so...
October 31, 2018 - 6:00am
October 7, 2018
Faith: Life, civil rights and the human heart
I'm not a scientist. I'm not a medical doctor. But I am a pastor in the Catholic Christian Church - not cold hearted, not hateful, not "locked away in an ivory tower" and apart from God's people, but among them and loving them intensely, listening, conversing and walking with them....
October 7, 2018 - 7:30am
August 17, 2018
Nisswa church to host VBS Aug. 20-23
Christ Community Church in Nisswa will host Vacation Bible School, "Into the Wilderness," from 6-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Aug. 20-23, for ages 4 to sixth grade. The church is at 24646 Hazelwood Drive, Nisswa. Call the church office with any questions at 218-963-2626.
August 17, 2018 - 6:30am
July 8, 2018
Area Dining: A southern infusion is happening at Cragun's
EAST GULL LAKE—Food fusion. Seems like a funny term until you meet Wayd Lovaas, the new executive chef at Cragun's Resort in East Gull...
July 8, 2018 - 8:00am
July 1, 2018
Area Dining: Lost Lake's community outreach through pasta
A small group of do-it-yourself chefs sat salivating Wednesday. Brian Plum and Flor Molero captivated elementary aged audience members and intrigued...
July 1, 2018 - 8:00am
June 11, 2018
Community Action donates planters to Pequot Lakes
Community Action of Pequot Lakes donated bobber flower planters to the city of Pequot Lakes. "This has been in the works for over a year," said...
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
April 22, 2018
Willpower, strength and determination: A personal journey to losing 100 pounds in less than a year
If anyone had asked me a year ago if I could envision myself 100 pounds lighter, I know I would have laughed at them. The idea of accomplishing...
April 22, 2018 - 6:00am
March 20, 2018
Faith in Action volunteers hold up to growing requests
Two or three times each week, Faith in Action Volunteer Bob King, of Backus, leaves home in his Suburban to pick up a neighbor in Hackensack...
March 20, 2018 - 9:00am
March 18, 2018
Faith: The gospel preaches a radical message
I was recently reading about Jeffrey Dahmer, an American serial killer who committed the rape, murder and dismemberment of 17 men and boys. The depths of evil that Dahmer went to are too hideous to describe in detail here, but the man took on the very face of evil. However, after...
March 18, 2018 - 4:30am
February 11, 2018
Faith: Conflict vs. peacemaking
We live in a world filled with conflict. We have conflict between nations, in our government, just a little bit in our politics (ha ha!), at work, in our schools, at home, in our marriages and with our children. And when we are in conflict situations we can become conflict "fakers"...
February 11, 2018 - 3:30am
February 8, 2018
Area residents take part in Super Bowl LII
Among the more than 10,000 volunteers and unknown number of security personnel in Minneapolis during Super Bowl LII festivities were lakes area...
February 8, 2018 - 5:00am
January 7, 2018
Faith: Grace for today
Have you ever felt stuck? I used to be the kind of person who was always looking ahead. I would plan and prepare, dream and set goals. I lived much of my life focused on the future, anticipating what was to come. I didn't have time to dwell on the past because I was too busy looking...
January 7, 2018 - 7:30am
Essentia Health dietitian services available in area
Seeing a registered dietitian to answer questions about diet or make a personalized nutrition plan is now more convenient for people living in Baxter, Crosslake, Hackensack, Pequot Lakes and Pine River. Essentia Health clinics in these communities are offering telehealth appointments...
January 7, 2018 - 6:30am
January 6, 2018
Fall prevention class to start Jan. 8 in Brainerd
Many older adults experience concerns about falling and will often restrict their activities to avoid the risk. To help, Crow Wing Energized is launching another Matter of Balance course designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. By emphasizing practical ideas to manage...
January 6, 2018 - 4:30am