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Meghan Jarvi, grade 10, helps clean up the Pine River-Backus High School forest. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus students serve community
10 hours 37 min ago
May 28, 2017
I have had the distinct honor of serving as the Pequot Lakes High School principal for the past seven years. As this school year comes to an end, it will also mark the end of my time as a Patriot; at least for now. - Chip Rankin
Patriot Perspective: Proud to have been a Patriot!
May 28, 2017 - 10:00am
May 26, 2017
Nisswa fourth-graders sing a song for family and friends at their graduation program Friday, May 19, in the school gym. Nancy Vogt/Echo Journal
Pomp and circumstance in Nisswa: 4th Grade Graduation
May 26, 2017 - 5:00am
May 24, 2017
Teri Kaminski-Peterson was named the 2017 Pequot Lakes Teacher of the Year. Submitted Photo
Pequot Lakes: Speech pathologist is Teacher of the Year
May 24, 2017 - 2:39pm
May 22, 2017
Tiger Talk: Summer food rocks
May 22, 2017 - 9:30am Illustration
Pine River-Backus School: Sixth-grade participation in seventh-grade activities debated
May 22, 2017 - 6:00am
May 21, 2017
Pictured top row left to right are members of Girl Scout Troop 347: Brook Hennies, Scout Swanstrom, Brooke Sandell, Sen. Carrie Ruud, Betsy Boyda, Aubrey Larsen, Kessa Eggert and Selby Fiksdal; bottom row from left: Olivia Laxen, Kallie Carlson, Amelia Pederson, Anna Kennedy, Maggie Wolter, Calia Chaney and Ellie Wolthuizen. Submitted Photo
Pequot Lakes Girl Scouts visit Capitol
May 21, 2017 - 9:00am
This year's top seniors - Alex Stone, Karl Brine-Doyle and Abby Person - will be the last Pequot Lakes students to hold the valedictorian title.
Pequot Lakes: Three seniors to serve as school's last valedictorians
May 21, 2017 - 6:00am
Pine River-Backus High School's graduating class of 2017 will feature salutatorian Autumn Craford and valedictorian Joe Davidson. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus: Graduating class growing in coming years
May 21, 2017 - 5:00am
May 16, 2017
Pine River-Backus REACH Team Gina Williams, Nicosia Danielowski, Tiffany Abrams, Ben Kinser, Jake Hradsky, Laurie Marquardt, Tina Hanneken, Steffanie Bristow, and Jake Mongan
NJPA honors area educators for leadership, innovation
May 16, 2017 - 4:00am
May 15, 2017
Pequot Lakes High School junior Sydney Ellison is one of 15 photography students worldwide selected to attend a summer art program at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. Dan Determan/Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes student accepted to Pratt art program
May 15, 2017 - 6:00am
Pequot Lakes School District: Board discusses music co-op with Crosslake School
May 15, 2017 - 4:30am
May 14, 2017
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Hills Crossing Senior Living residents, guests and young people participated in an Earth Day cleanup activity at Hills Crossing facility. Youth included Bennet Capelle, Chase Decker, Braden Capelle and Kendra Orr.
4-Hers help seniors with Earth Day cleanup
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
May 13, 2017
In their time at Camp Confidence on Thursday, May 4, Pequot Lakes Middle School students planted nearly 4,000 trees. Dan Determan/Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes middle-schoolers take part in Stewardship Day
May 13, 2017 - 7:30am
After reviewing the school's policy on student dress and appearance, board vice chair and parent representative Lori Scharenbroich suggested rewording portions that specifically target female students telling them not to wear "skimpy" clothing. Illustration
Crosslake School: Board proposes changes to dress policy
May 13, 2017 - 5:00am