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Pine River-Backus Homecoming events announced

Pine River-Backus homecoming festivities are planned for Friday, Oct. 11, starting with coronation of the king, queen, prince and princess at 9 a.m. in the gym.

Homecoming candidates are Katrina Adkins, Journee Howard, Whitney Nelson, Carlee Staples, Callie Tilbury, Jesse Ekstrand, Shane Fleming, Jace Loge, Triston Rubner and Josh Schuck. Guest speaker Alison Amy Stephens will present a fundraising campaign immediately following coronation.

There will be a junior high school homecoming dance the same day from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and a senior high school dance from 9 p.m. to midnight.

The homecoming football game is Friday, Oct. 11, when the Tigers host Blackduck. The Tigers will also host Blackduck in a varsity volleyball match at 2 p.m.

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