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February 21, 2019
Rippleside Elementary students Haley Shereck (left), Maddy Burgstaler and Hannah Rasmussen learn how to use an ice auger from Dan Asmus, event coordinator, Wednesday, Feb. 20, on Hanging Kettle Lake near Aitkin. The students spent the day on the ice learning to experience all the outdoor activities associated with a day in the snowy outdoors. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Video
No rest for the snow-weary: More snow in the forecast
12 hours 3 min ago
Nicole Rothleutner plays a grown-up Wednesday Addams during rehearsal for Pequot Lakes Community Theater's production of The Addams Family musical Wednesday, Feb. 13, in the high school auditorium. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
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A family affair - 'The Addams Family' musical comes to Pequot Lakes
13 hours 36 min ago
A team of smoosh racers make their way around the track at the Winter Jubilee on Saturday, Feb. 16, in Nisswa. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
A joyous Jubilee
15 hours 3 min ago
Borman family benefit, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Pine River American Legion. Kyle, Brittany, Mason and Braylen are getting used to a new normal after Mason underwent a successful surgery to close holes in his heart.
Calendar of events: Feb. 22-March 7, 2019
16 hours 3 min ago
The trio Lula Wiles will take a Grassroots Concerts stage at 7:30 p.m. March 1 at the Live Well Nightclub and Coffee Bar in Nisswa. Lula Wiles members are Isa Burke, Eleanor Buckland and Mali Obomsawin. Submitted Photo
Trio Lula Wiles to perform in Nisswa
17 hours 3 min ago
Pine River-Backus recognizes School Board Recognition Week
17 hours 33 min ago
As I See It: Illegal immigration - do the political math
18 hours 33 min ago
The 2019 Jasperwood Drive and Mapleton Road (pictured) improvements project is intended to build surface and underground infrastructure for the new Baxter Elementary School. The site chosen by ISD 181 is primarily in the top-left quartile of the map. Screenshot / Google Maps
Baxter City Council: Streets project on docket for new Baxter Elementary
19 hours 3 min ago
Frozen Fore on tap this weekend
20 hours 3 min ago
Rollover injures 2 passengers
21 hours 3 min ago
Rep. John Poston, R-Lake Shore, speaks at a Brainerd Lakes Chamber event Friday, Feb. 15. Listening are Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township, and Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Legislators address Crosslake loon center funding, other issues
22 hours 3 min ago
Looking Back - Feb. 21, 2019
22 hours 33 min ago
East Gull Lake Drive at the road’s intersection with Gull Lake Dam Road in 2018. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Cass County Board: MnDOT identifies money to reroute roads around Gull Lake campground
23 hours 3 min ago
Letter to the editor: A question of ethical accountability
23 hours 33 min ago
February 20, 2019
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Weather Alert: Closings and cancellations
February 20, 2019 - 2:35pm