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Rubio to vote against tax bill unless child credit expanded
R.D. Offutt Co. grants spread Christmas cheer to Minn., ND volunteer fire departments
Original lyrics of "Clouds" inspirational song found in Minn.
SAM COOK: Help Bob give a kid the gift of wheels
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Area Girls Basketball: Huskies outscore Nevis Tigers
Area Boys Basketball: Haasken scores 32 in Aitkin defeat
Area Boys Hockey: Dykhoff, Phillips each score twice in W-DC victory
Area Wrestling: Flyers fall to Falcons by 12 points
Backup goalie Stalock gets shutout in Wild's fourth straight win
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No need to plan kindness this season
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‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
What's Up Outdoors: Let's get out ice fishing
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 10
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Minn. resident tracked Santa's 1964 flight from North Pole -- for real
How 3,000 very good golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
Cake mix makes Christmas baking a breeze
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This Was Brainerd
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 14
Visual Arts - Dec. 14-20
Kid Rock to headline Moondance Jam 27
Hot enough to melt the ice - Davina and the Vagabonds to perform 2 shows
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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
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Jerome "Joe" Hines
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Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
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December 14, 2017
Disabled students learn life lessons with holiday craft sale
Michelle Mink sometimes struggles to learn and do things other people take for granted, but she was busy Wednesday preparing for a holiday craft...
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December 9, 2017
Area Dance Team: Aitkin wins conference opener
AITKIN—Aitkin won the North Lights Conference high kick competition Friday. Crosby-Ironton was second followed Pequot Lakes in third, Pierz in fourth and Detroit Lakes fifth. Wadena-Deer Creek 6th WADENA—Wadena-Deer Creek placed sixth in the Park Region Conference high...
December 9, 2017 - 12:03am
December 7, 2017
Man sentenced for sexual assault at Heritage House
A male caregiver at the Heritage House in Pequot Lakes who admitted to sexually assaulting a 78-year-old woman with Alzheimer's disease in the...
December 7, 2017 - 5:00am
December 4, 2017
Pequot Lakes resident wins $96,851 Northstar Cash jackpot
PEQUOT LAKES—A resident of Pequot Lakes won a Northstar Cash jackpot worth $96,851. Gary Nutz claimed the prize Thursday at the Minnesota...
December 4, 2017 - 10:30am
PL-BP-Crosslake Citizen of Year nominees sought - Deadline of Dec. 15
The Echo Journal is accepting nominations for the 2017 Pequot Lakes-Breezy Point-Crosslake Citizen of the Year award. Nominees can be full-time...
December 4, 2017 - 5:00am
Area Dance Team: C-I collects 3rd and 6th
APPLE VALLEY—Crosby-Ironton scored a third place in kick and was sixth in jazz during Saturday's Apple Valley Invite. "This is a large competition with many teams who are typically at state from the southern area that we don't get to see during the regular season," C-I coach...
December 4, 2017 - 2:30am
November 29, 2017
County seeks feedback about multi-hazard mitigation plan
Crow Wing County invites public review and feedback on its updated draft of the county's multi-hazard mitigation plan, as required by the Federal...
November 29, 2017 - 11:00am
November 25, 2017
Pequot Lakes to see broadband improvements, faster internet
Higher internet speeds and better connections in Pequot Lakes is one of many projects from the city's Thriving Communities Initiative program...
November 25, 2017 - 11:00am
Crow Wing County: Goddard announces 2018 campaign for sheriff
Captain Scott Goddard of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department announced he will run for sheriff in the November 2018 election. Current Sheriff...
November 25, 2017 - 7:00am
November 23, 2017
Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for next week
County maintenance crews will begin brush and tree removal in the road right of ways on County Road 159, in Nokay Lake Township between Crooked Road and Nokay Hall Road, and on County Road 107, in the Nisswa and Pequot Lakes. Chipping of the smaller brush will take place at the site....
November 23, 2017 - 9:30am
November 18, 2017
Patriots fall to Crusaders in state semifinals
After eight consecutive victories, the Pequot Lakes Patriots found themselves on the losing end of their State Class 3A semifinal game in a 45-7...
November 18, 2017 - 10:16pm
October 31, 2017
College Cross Country: Area athletes compete in MIAC Championship
Five former Brainerd Warriors competed in Saturday's MIAC cross country championship at St. Olaf College in Northfield. Lydia Herath, a junior...
October 31, 2017 - 7:00am
Heritage House to lose license: Different provider to assume care at troubled facilities
Owners of a troubled nursing home and assisted living facility in Pequot Lakes agreed to relinquish their license to provide home care services...
October 31, 2017 - 6:00am
October 24, 2017
Agents apprehend wanted man in Pequot
PEQUOT LAKES—Wanted since August, Raymond T. Flategraff was in custody after investigators from US Fugitive Apprehension located him Friday...
October 24, 2017 - 10:50am
Health department finds Heritage House responsible for neglect
Neglect by the Heritage House of Pequot Lakes led to the death of a client living at the assisted living facility, the Minnesota Department of...
October 24, 2017 - 7:00am