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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposal
Backus: City to gradually go to LED lights
Local Foods College classes offered through U of M Extension
Pine River-Backus School: Board reorganizes for 2018
Line 3 replacement meeting to be held in Backus
Boys basketball: Tigers win two, fall to Red Lake in OT
Girls basketball: Patriots down Staples-Motley - fall to Roseau, Thief River Falls
Watch: Vikings fans freak out over last-second miracle
7 Heaven: Vikings advance to NFC title game after wild win with no time left
Robert "Bob" A. Evans
Women's health, wellness event scheduled in Brainerd
3 things for better health - Jan. 15
Pick a sustainable plan to weight-loss and better health
Want to avoid long term chronic diseases & have a healthier lifestyle?
Giant chocolate chip cookies and the lessons kids learn on the farm
Up North with Leroy - Jan. 16
Opinion: Medicare part D - What President Trump must do
We're lucky to live in a small community
Cheesehead Chatter: It's illegal to do what?
The Last Windrow: Times and technology have changed
letters to the editor
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: Dec. 17, 2017
Bailey Wachholz-Luke Landecker
January 5, 2018
CLC instructor re-appointed to state commission
A Central Lakes College natural resources instructor was recently re-appointed to the Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources. Gov. Mark Dayton selected William Faber for the four-year term. "It is a real honor to be re-appointed by Governor Dayton for another four-year...
January 5, 2018 - 11:30am
CLC board names year's Outstanding Educator
The Central Lakes College Board of Trustees has selected their Outstanding Educator for the 2017-18 school year: Paul Hofmann. College President...
January 5, 2018 - 11:00am
January 3, 2018
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. • Nature Club: 3-5 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 15, Feb. 5 and 19, March. 5 and 19, Pine River-Backus commons. Fee: $25. Happy Dancing Turtle staff...
January 3, 2018 - 6:30am
January 2, 2018
Pequot Lakes Community Education lists classes
Pequot Lakes Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at isd186.org or call 218-568-9200. • Spicy Chicken Thai Curry: 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan 9, Pequot Lakes High School Room G102. Fee: $35. Register by Friday, Jan. 5. Students will learn to make...
January 2, 2018 - 4:30am
December 29, 2017
Director's Notes: Christmas generosity on display at CCS
It is the afternoon of Dec. 15, and I am sitting in my office taking a breath after a very busy week and pondering what is sitting in front of me. At the moment, my office looks a lot more like Santa's workshop than anything else. There are 10 baskets of food and bags of presents...
December 29, 2017 - 4:30am
December 26, 2017
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. • What is FIRST LEGO league? 3-4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, starting Jan. 3. Pre-registration required. Fee: $45. Guided by adult coaches, FIRST...
December 26, 2017 - 6:30am
Patriot Perspective: Bullying prevention underway at PLMS
The Patriot Perspective is a phenomenal tool for our schools to broadcast all the wonderful things that are going on in our community. With the recent negative publicity floating around Minnesota state news regarding bullying, I think it is appropriate to use this segment to inform...
December 26, 2017 - 4:30am
December 23, 2017
Brainerd School Board approves plan to put to voters - Nisswa School included in plan
After nearly three years of research, public input gathering, review and analysis, the Brainerd School Board finalized the plan it will present...
December 23, 2017 - 6:00am
December 22, 2017
'Angels We Have Heard on High'
In concert Monday, Dec. 11, the Pequot Lakes bands at all grade levels presented "A Seasons Greetings!" delivering a colorful musical program...
December 22, 2017 - 8:00am
December 18, 2017
Minnesota parent upset over 'The Breakfast Club' being shown in class
TWO HARBORS, Minn. - A Two Harbors parent spoke out at a Lake Superior School District Board of Education meeting Tuesday, Dec. 12, regarding...
December 18, 2017 - 9:26am
Pine River-Backus: Building trades event inspires students
Representatives from area building trades businesses offered their expertise to Pine River-Backus students Thursday, Dec. 7, sharing the perks...
December 18, 2017 - 6:00am
December 15, 2017
Culinary arts comes to the classroom in Pequot Lakes
More than 300 high school students in central Minnesota are enrolled in culinary courses, thanks to a $60,000 grant from the Minnesota Chamber's...
December 15, 2017 - 4:00am
December 14, 2017
Disabled students learn life lessons with holiday craft sale
Michelle Mink sometimes struggles to learn and do things other people take for granted, but she was busy Wednesday preparing for a holiday craft...
December 14, 2017 - 7:00am
December 12, 2017
Brainerd School Board: District 181 approves 3 percent levy increase
Taxpayers in the Brainerd School District won't see much change in their school district taxes for next year. The Brainerd School Board Monday...
December 12, 2017 - 7:00am
Building plans for Brainerd schools ISD 181 final: Now it's up to voters in April
The Brainerd School District now has a plan to take to its voters. The Brainerd School Board Monday unanimously approved the final comprehensive...
December 12, 2017 - 5:00am