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March 22, 2017
Reader Opinion: St. Paddy's Day
March 22, 2017 - 9:30am
March 17, 2017
Last year’s Maucieri’s float, proclaiming everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, drives along the parade route during the annual Crosslake St. Patrick's Day parade. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch
43 years of parading for St. Patrick in Crosslake
March 17, 2017 - 11:23am
March 11, 2017
Snow kiters ride the wind across Mille Lacs Lake. 
Submitted photo
13th annual Kite Crossing boasts near perfect race conditions
March 11, 2017 - 12:02pm
March 11, 2017 - 12:13am
February 15, 2017
The rock dam that controls the flow of water between Big Pine Lake and the Pine River is scheduled for replacement. 
The water breached the east side of the dam, causing the stream to bypass the traditional outflow area. The erosion can be seen in the background of this photo taken Tuesday at the dam. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch  Videoplay button
Crow Wing County Board: Remove and replace - Problematic Pine River rock dam on its way out
February 15, 2017 - 1:46pm
February 1, 2017
These felted 3-dimensional hearts are what students will make if they sign up for the needle-felting class Feb. 11-12 at The Crossing Arts Alliance in Brainerd.
Entertainment Briefs - Feb. 2
February 1, 2017 - 9:24pm
January 17, 2017
Reed's Market, now located on County Road 3 in Crosslake, will celebrate its 50th anniversary in October. Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
Reed's Market to turn 50: Crosslake family builds up grocery store for half century
January 17, 2017 - 11:32pm
A Chevrolet Suburban came to rest on its top after sliding off Crow Wing County Road 11 east of County Road 3 Tuesday afternoon southeast of Crosslake. The driver of the vehicle had unknown injuries and was transported to the Crosby hospital. Children who were passengers in the vehicle were not injured. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Suburban flips over, injuring pregnant driver
January 17, 2017 - 9:49pm
December 27, 2016
Crow Wing County Board: More green, less blacktop
December 27, 2016 - 11:52pm
November 15, 2016
Protesters stand at the intersection of County Road 3 and County Road 66 in Crosslake on Tuesday as they demonstrate against the Dakota Access Pipeline, in conjunction with a national day of action against the project. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Protest in Crosslake rallies against Dakota Access Pipeline
November 15, 2016 - 9:49pm
November 14, 2016
Thanks to recent funding, Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District can improve the Pine River rock dam and avoid costly emergency repairs such as the ones shown here in 2013. Submitted photo
Funding supports Pine River dam improvements, work study position
November 14, 2016 - 10:13pm
November 9, 2016
Area city office races. Check back often as this page will be updated sporadically thorughout election night (or longer) with new totals.
ELECTION 2016: Area City Races
November 9, 2016 - 12:33am
September 23, 2016
2016 Voter's Guide: Crosslake City Council, Mayor
September 23, 2016 - 11:51am
September 16, 2016
Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal 
The tunnel that runs under Highway 371 in Nisswa was a product of the Minnesota Design Teams 1999 visit as a way to connect the Gull Lake Chain to the town.
Minnesota Design Team has helped Nisswa, Crosby
September 16, 2016 - 8:51pm
September 13, 2016
Boaters traveling into South Bay of Cross Lake will soon encounter a new slow no-wake zone.
At the recommendation of the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office, the county board Tuesday approved a resolution assigning that designation to the channel west of Sunrise Island.
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves new no-wake on Cross Lake
September 13, 2016 - 11:10pm