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The Backus American Legion Auxiliary’s first monthly Sunday breakfast of the year will be served from 7:30-11:30 a.m. Feb. 9.

It includes a choice of French toast or pancakes and fried or scrambled eggs, bacon and sausage, coffee and juice for $6 for adults and $3 for children under 7.


The breakfasts continue each second Sunday of the month through October.

Reservations for the Legion’s annual Valentine’s Sweetheart Dinner on Feb. 8 are requested by Friday, Feb. 7.

For both individuals and couples, the dinner includes prime rib or jumbo deep fried shrimp, a potato, salad, bread, wine and dessert, gratuity included, for $20 a person, served by student waiters from the Pine River-Backus School District. Social time will be at 5 p.m., with those attending escorted to their private, reserved tables for dinner at 6:30 p.m.