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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Highway 371 expansion - Tree Clearing
Nisswa Women's Club to meet Feb. 18 at Grand View
Crosslake: Council amends charitable gambling ordinance: Council members pass off 10 percent fee
Manhattan Beach: Council makes annual appointments
Republican Party endorses Mills
Stone places 10th overall at state meet
PL boys take third
PR-B Pulse competes in section meet
Junior Hockey: Blizzard swarms North Stars
Tiger girls split week
Judith M. Koska
Faith in Action sponsors workshop on aging
Baby, it's cold outside
Pages from the Past-Feb. 11, 2016
Looking Back-Feb. 11, 2016
Crosslake teacher has passion for performance
MMBA Home Show
Faith: Why Lent?
From the Lefthand Corner: Reflecting on junior college
The Cracker Barrel: Manners matter
The Last Windrow: Signs of spring are showing
Letters to the Editor: Take a look at Scouting
letters to the editor
February 10, 2016
PR-B wins 3 of 4
The Tigers boys basketball team got a 61-point week out of Konrad Bueckers, winning three of their four games. Pine River-Backus 51, Bertha-Hewitt 40 Bueckers scored 24 points and dished out seven assists as the Tigers topped Bertha-Hewitt 51-40 on Tuesday, Feb. 2. He also had seven...
February 10, 2016 - 11:19am
Dan-ecdotes: Patriot girls, Tiger boys having strong seasons
The 2015-2016 winter sports season is drawing to a close, and while area teams have had notable performances, the Pequot Lakes girls basketball team and the Pine River-Backus boys basketball have stood out. The Tiger boys hit a rough patch after jumping out to an 11-2 start to the...
February 10, 2016 - 10:49am
February 4, 2016
Tiger girls win one of two
The Pine River-Backus girls basketball team fell to Crosby-Ironton in their first game last week, but bounced back with a commanding win over...
February 4, 2016 - 11:48am
Struss becomes Tigers' top scorer
In an 81-64 win for the Pine River-Backus boys' basketball team Friday, Jan. 29, Zach Struss earned more than a team victory. The senior power...
February 4, 2016 - 11:39am
February 3, 2016
Tigers fall to C-I, top Blackduck
The Pine River-Backus boys basketball team had four players score in double digits, but lost 73-69 in overtime to the Crosby-Ironton Rangers on Tuesday, Jan. 26. Zach Struss led the team with 20 points and 11 rebounds, while Hank Raph scored 17 points and Tony Pederson had 12 points...
February 3, 2016 - 2:11pm
January 27, 2016
Road Crew finishes fifth in conference tournament: Team falls to Perham on Tuesday
The third-rated Frazee Hornets edged Perham to win the Mid-State/Heart O'Lakes Conference wrestling title on Friday, Jan. 22, in Lake Park. The Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Road Crew, which was missing four weights, placed fifth. The Road Crew's Nate Adkins captured the individual...
January 27, 2016 - 11:48am
Tigers top Patriots in OT
A large crowd of fans, both from Pequot Lakes and Pine River-Backus, filled the Patriots Athletic Center on Friday, Jan. 22, as the Tigers edged...
January 27, 2016 - 11:40am
January 21, 2016
Tigers win three
The Pine River-Backus Tigers boys basketball team won all three of its games last week - beating Northland-Remer 81-59 on Tuesday, Jan. 12, before...
January 21, 2016 - 2:33pm
January 20, 2016
Pages from the Past-Jan. 21, 2016
60 years ago, Jan. 22, 1956 "Blue Crutch" days will be observed in Pine River on Friday, Jan. 27, and Saturday, Jan. 28, by students soliciting for the polio March of Dimes fund. Blue crutches will be given to all who donate. 50 years ago, Jan. 21, 1966 Notice! There will be a special...
January 20, 2016 - 12:35pm
January 13, 2016
Road Crew wins 6 of 7
Isaac Manthei pinned all three of his opponents improving to 17-2 while the Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Road Crew went 2-1 at the Osakis dual...
January 13, 2016 - 3:25pm
Tigers fall in 2 of 3 games
The Pine River-Backus dropped two of their three games last week, including their first conference loss of the season. PR-B 38, Nevis 37 Alyssa...
January 13, 2016 - 9:12am
December 30, 2015
Pages from the Past-Dec. 31, 2015
50 years ago, Dec. 31, 1965 (Headline) Fox trappers have bonanza; demand for red fox pelts great Mr. Henry Rose, who for the past 19 years has conducted a plumbing and heating business in Pine River, recently completed a new business building that is an attractive addition to the...
December 30, 2015 - 8:21am
December 24, 2015
Children share wishes with Santa in Backus
Video games, computer tablets, smart phones, Barbie dolls, a trampoline, a drone, action figures, books and clothes were among the wishes children...
December 24, 2015 - 11:11am
December 23, 2015
Pages from the Past-Dec 24, 2015
60 years ago, Dec. 30, 1955 (Headline) Cass County fugitive halted by shotgun blast (Headline) 14-year-old youth admits burglary at Howard's Motor 50 years ago, Dec. 24, 1965 (Headline) Herb Krumweide sustains heavy loss in Monday night fire (Headline) Many requests received for emergency...
December 23, 2015 - 12:14pm
November 30, 2015
College in the Schools teaching requirement gets slight reprieve
The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) recently decided that high school teachers will be required to have a master's degree and 18 graduate credits in a specific field to teach a College in the Schools (CIS) course effective in September 2017. However, the commission has since backpedaled...
November 30, 2015 - 8:56am