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Pine River-Backus Elementary students pie their teachers


In celebration of I Love to Read month, students at Pine River-Backus Elementary School earned the chance to throw pie in their teachers’ faces by reading books.

Eight teachers volunteered to receive the pie treatment with the condition that PR-B Elementary students had to read 1,000 books before the February ROAR rally. This “Pie Fest” was a tradition that Rick Aulie brought to Pine River from his time as the principal in Fosston.

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