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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Radinovich champions labor causes in face of workforce declines
Backus Legion dinner to benefit 4-H
Winter hours to begin at Crow Wing County landfill
Child sexual exploitation happens - Events addressing prevention set
AARP seeks tax aide volunteers
Emily Greens Champions
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
Volleyball: 7th-grade Patriots take Mid-State crown
High School Football: Green Wave washes over Patriots
Inside the Outdoors: 'f/8, and Be There'
Greg R. Blume
Jordan Scott Kohl
Crosslake church to host hymn festival Sunday
We are more than pink!
Chef's Hat: Shrimp are versatile, but don't overcook them
Going Dutch: Hodgepodge Potatoes are a cold-weather comfort
Pleasant Hill Church to host fall harvest concert
Letter to the editor: CWC needs Barrows, Brekken
Letter to the editor: Vote Cathy Malecha for mayor
Guest Opinion: Your Legal Rights: Computer Scams
Letter to the editor: Crosslake's Nevin takes a stand
Letter to the editor: Vote Moody for PL School Board
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Kate Wulf- Mathew Spaan
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
Sourcewell debuts online student safety tools
In partnership with CrisisGo, Sourcewell is offering its members in education free access to the Safety for Students application and program. Safety for Students is an online communication tool to help bring students, school staff, law enforcement, communities and others together...
12 hours 23 min ago
October 16, 2018
Pine River-Backus Elementary School Students of the Month
Pine River-Backus Elementary School Students of the Month for September are: Miqaella Williams (back row, left), Nicolas Gravdahl, Ethan Lodge,...
October 16, 2018 - 10:00am
Patriot Perspective: Families should apply for free, reduced price meals
It's never too late to fill out the Application for Educational Benefits form. What's that, you ask? Any child attending Pequot Lakes Schools...
October 16, 2018 - 3:30am
October 14, 2018
Pine River-Backus High School Students of the Month
Pine River-Backus High School Students of the Month for September are: Austin Beavers (back row, left), Gabby Rainwater, Kyosuke Marcum, Nathaniel...
October 14, 2018 - 10:00am
October 12, 2018
Ready, set, gourd! Students lead annual pumpkin sale
Eagle View Elementary School students picked their gourd of choice during the annual pumpkin sale Thursday, Oct. 4, in the school's nature center....
October 12, 2018 - 4:00am
October 11, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board agrees to issue, refund bonds
Bond issuing and refunding took center stage at the Brainerd School Board's Monday, Oct. 8, meeting. Director of Business Services Marci Lord...
October 11, 2018 - 7:00am
October 10, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board learns of special ed math initiative
Brainerd School Board members heard Monday, Oct. 8, about district efforts to improve math curricula for special education students.
October 10, 2018 - 7:00am
Pequot Lakes students attend RYLA Camp
Pequot Lakes students Necole Lyons, Erin Bengston and Lindsey Young attended the 27th annual District 5580 Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Camp...
October 10, 2018 - 3:30am
October 9, 2018
Community cuts ribbon on Crosslake School
School administrators, project workers and community members cut the ribbon on the new Crosslake Community School building Saturday, Sept. 29....
October 9, 2018 - 4:00am
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080. • Crazy, Creepy, Creative Halloween Fun: 3-5:15 p.m. Thursdays, Oct. 11 and 25. Meet in Pine River-Backus High School Room 255. Fee: $10....
October 9, 2018 - 2:30am
October 7, 2018
Chiodi named National Merit program Commended Student
Pequot Lakes High School senior Madison Chiodi was named a Commended Student in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. PLHS Principal Aaron...
October 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 5, 2018
Mayor for a Day essay contest open to students
The 2018 Mayor for a Day essay contest is open to all future leaders in fourth, fifth or sixth grades. The contest, hosted by the League of Minnesota...
October 5, 2018 - 4:00am
October 4, 2018
District seeks feedback on failed Pillager referendum
PILLAGER—The Pillager School District is seeking resident feedback on its failed referendum last November. The referendum sought voter approval for additional early childhood and elementary classrooms, maintenance repairs and a proposed 500-seat auditorium, along with other...
October 4, 2018 - 8:30am
October 3, 2018
$25 million in safety grants awarded to Minnesota schools
Aitkin, Brainerd and Pequot Lakes public schools are among 90 Minnesota school districts awarded school safety grants to be used for security and violence prevention improvements. Funds can be used to pre-design, design, construct, furnish and equip schools, including renovating and...
October 3, 2018 - 6:30am
October 2, 2018
Nominations sought for Teacher of the Year
Nominations are open through Nov. 15 for the 2019 Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Eligible nominees must meet the following requirements: • Teach in a public or nonpublic pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade school, or in an Adult Basic Education or Early Childhood Family Education...
October 2, 2018 - 10:30am