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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
MNsure deadline, Jan. 14, is later than Healthcare.gov
Unnoticed, underneath your feet - The global earthworm invasion
PUC: Line 3 environmental review needs more work
Police Blotter - Dec. 16, 2017
Ideal Sno Pros collect donations for Crosslake Food Shelf
Area Girls Basketball: PR-B's Wynn reaches 1,000 in win
Bowling Scores - Dec. 15, 2017
Dance: Revolution takes third in Aitkin
Boys Hockey: Lightning lose three games
Crosslake archer takes 26th
Betty Lou DeRosier
George E. Schwagerl
Don't try to replace parent's deceased spouse
Adult & Teen Challenge Choir to sing at Swanburg church
Famous people you didn’t know had Minnesota ties
Grace United Methodist to present Christmas cantata
Chef's Hat: Turn to comfort foods for that busy time of year
As I See It: The greatest gifts
The Last Windrow: Beware, we've been here before with Vikings
Letter to the editor: Money and politics
Letter to the editor: U.S. flag reminder
Letter to the editor: Losing Laposky is huge loss
letters to the editor
Elmer and Val Stephan
Births - Nov. 26, 2017
September 3, 2017
Faces: GUMC pastor settles into life in Pequot Lakes
From a very young age, the Rev. Gary Liker knew he was destined for ministry. "When I was 5 or 6, my dad sat me down and asked me what I wanted...
September 3, 2017 - 6:00am
August 13, 2017
Faces: Backus man goes out on limb for family
Roland Orth, of Backus, is living proof that some risks are worth taking, especially with a little support from loved ones. Orth owns Roland's...
August 13, 2017 - 5:00am
July 30, 2017
Faces: Horse ownership builds character
When Amber Hidde met Judah's Flashy Cash in March 2014, she looked into the horse's two different colored eyes and fell in love immediately....
July 30, 2017 - 6:00am
July 9, 2017
Faces: A new face leads Pequot Lakes musical - Borash dances her way to center stage
After 15 years of dancing, Baxter's Sylvia Borash took her talents to the big stage last year and started acting. Now she's getting ready for...
July 9, 2017 - 5:00am
July 3, 2017
Nisswa parks and rec welcomes new face - Hill leads with experience
One of several new faces at Nisswa City Hall is Parks and Recreation Director Matthew Hill, who took his post about three months ago. Since starting...
July 3, 2017 - 5:00am
June 19, 2017
Young man heads family business: At 24, Babinski runs Babinski Properties
At age 24, John Babinski is running the family business his grandfather founded in the way his grandfather taught him. "I've been part of the...
June 19, 2017 - 4:00am
June 12, 2017
Faces: Ailie watched autism awareness change in 34 years of teaching
Karen Ailie could have changed school districts years ago. She lives in Nisswa, much closer to Brainerd than Pine River, yet she decided to spend...
June 12, 2017 - 4:00am
June 5, 2017
Faces: Teacher of the Year shares her journey to speech-language pathology
After changing her college major five times, Teri Kaminski Peterson landed on speech, language and hearing sciences. Now, as a speech pathologist...
June 5, 2017 - 4:00am
May 22, 2017
Faces: Asking for help kept a hard year from getting worse for Ford
When her grandmother, Lisa Ford, was receiving treatment for brain cancer, Pine River-Backus High School senior Tia Ford had a rough school year....
May 22, 2017 - 5:00am
May 15, 2017
Rising Star: Tallman's focus on school pays off
When hard times forced Pine River-Backus High School senior Sierra Tallman to focus on coursework as a distraction, she didn't expect it to literally...
May 15, 2017 - 5:00am
Rising Star: Ament recognized for perseverance, determination despite loss
As a senior in high school, Megan Ament has overcome more challenges than many adults have experienced. "All the stresses that we think we as...
May 15, 2017 - 4:00am
May 7, 2017
Lake Country Faces: Local deacon becomes published author
A sixth-grade short story assignment jumpstarted Deacon Mike Knuth's writing career. "Our teacher divided us up into groups. I remember being...
May 7, 2017 - 8:00am
April 22, 2017
Liquor manager calls it quits: Toni Buchite retires after 37 years with city of Fifty Lakes
After working continuously since she was 12 years old, Toni Buchite is taking a much needed break - retirement. Buchite has worked at the Fifty...
April 22, 2017 - 4:30am
April 16, 2017
Newman, Scouts honored at recognition dinner
Denton Newman Jr., of Backus, Scoutmaster for Pine River-Backus Boy Scout Troop #73 since 2006, received the District Award of Merit at a recent...
April 16, 2017 - 3:30am
April 9, 2017
Pine River Lions donate to food shelf
The Pine River Lions donated $314 to the Pine River Area Food Shelf for March FoodShare Month. Here, Lion Art Schmidt presents the check to Jodi...
April 9, 2017 - 5:15am