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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Applications for school safety grants open Aug. 29
Horseback rider injured in Pillsbury State Forest
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
Rollover injures Little Falls man: Alcohol believed to be factor in crash
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C. Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
crime and courts
Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department CRASHES: Report on July 13 at 4:21 p.m. of a property damage crash on County Road 3 and County Road 118...
7 hours 53 min ago
July 20, 2018
Judge sides with children in tombstone theft case
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — Just six days shy of the second anniversary of the day the body of Sandra Albrecht was buried, a judge's ruling ends...
23 hours 57 min ago
Minnesota man who planned 'second American Revolution' found guilty
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—An Oklee, Minn., man whom prosecutors said planned to start an armed revolution has been found guilty of stockpiling...
July 20, 2018 - 6:15pm
Otter Tail County man charged with blocking only road to lake to take case to jury trial
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—Richard Chodek, who erected a fence that is preventing public access to a west-central Minnesota lake, defended himself...
July 20, 2018 - 6:14pm
July 19, 2018
Theft of mother's tombstone worsens split as family enters court battle in western Minnesota
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — For the first time in more years than any of them can remember, nine of the 11 Albrecht children were together with...
July 19, 2018 - 10:39pm
Ex-employee of Fergus Falls auto dealership sentenced for swindling police across Minnesota
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – A former auto dealership employee accused in a fraud involving hundreds of thousands of dollars swindled from police...
July 19, 2018 - 6:35pm
Truck driver found guilty in crash that killed Vining, Minn., teen
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—The semi truck driver who struck and killed a 16-year-old Vining boy a little over a year ago was found guilty Thursday,...
July 19, 2018 - 6:24pm
Drone, K-9 deployed to nab suspects in cornfield in west-central Minn.
WILLMAR, Minn. – With the help of a drone and dog, two suspects were found in a cornfield west of Willmar on Wednesday, July 18, after they...
July 19, 2018 - 5:36pm
Minnesota man accused of giving fatal drugs to woman charged in federal court
GRAND FORKS -- An East Grand Forks man accused of selling fentanyl-laced drugs linked to a woman’s death now faces federal charges. Anthony...
July 19, 2018 - 5:05pm
'Race' called a factor in Minnesota reservation jail appeal
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The attorney for a Red Lake woman imprisoned for a 2011 drug crime argued Thursday, July 19, that his client should receive...
July 19, 2018 - 4:45pm
Minnesota man arrested in connection with multi-county burglaries
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Officials in Beltrami County recovered a massive amount of stolen property July 10 after locating a vehicle in Blackduck that...
July 19, 2018 - 4:24pm
Former Pine River man found unfit for trial in pipe-wrench murders of Frazee mom, son
William Hillman, the former Pine River man charged with the murders of a mother and son at their rural Frazee home, was recently found incompetent...
July 19, 2018 - 4:00pm
Charges filed in northwest Minnesota City Hall fight
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—Criminal charges have been filed against two men involved in a fight last week at Thief River Falls City Hall....
July 19, 2018 - 3:35pm
Officer shot in South St. Paul; suspect arrested
SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. -- A police officer was shot Thursday afternoon, July 19, in South St. Paul, according to officials. There was little information...
July 19, 2018 - 2:18pm
July 18, 2018
Minnesota man planned to start 'second American Revolution,' prosecutors argue
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—Federal prosecutors say an Oklee man had plans to start a "second American Revolution," wrote down instructions for bomb-making...
July 18, 2018 - 3:46pm