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Lost Italian: Let us all eat (orange chiffon) cake
Sex trafficking presentations planned in Hackensack
Blood drives to be hosted in Pequot Lakes, Crosslake, Baxter
Orders for WAPOA tree sale under way
Eagles Nest Church to host women's conference, free concert
Zach Parise takes high stick to the face; prognosis unclear
Dan-ecdotes: Stone confident in final season for Golden Bears
Trott joins Crosswoods staff
Patriot 14U team takes first
Rubio's three FTs send Wolves past Pacers
Lila Marcella Violett
Gregory L. Seibert
Heartland Symphony Orchestra to play March 31 in Pequot Lakes
Grim's Grub: Lent is a special time
Card games: March 26, 2017
Lakes Area Music Festival to present 'Spanish Nights' in Pequot Lakes
Thousands share their charm in Crosslake
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Grim's Tales: My new hit list
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Letter to the editor: Respect for our flag
letters to the editor
Births-March 12, 2017
August 17, 2016
Backus Cornfest is cornier than ever
The Backus Cornfest theme was "Harvesting the Memories," a theme demonstrated during the Saturday, Aug. 13, parade with classic cars, Backus...
August 17, 2016 - 11:42am
August 10, 2016
Backus Cornfest on tap Aug. 13
"Harvesting the Memories" is the theme of the 40th annual Backus Cornfest event Saturday, Aug. 13. The Backus Fire Department will be parade...
August 10, 2016 - 1:37pm
July 20, 2016
Backus Cornfest volunteers sought
Backus Cornfest volunteers, committee members, parade judges, craft fair vendors and royalty contestants are being sought. Cornfest is Saturday, Aug. 13. Anyone interested can contact Jan Schmid at 218-947-4220 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 20, 2016 - 10:52am
August 5, 2015
Miss Backus wants to work in medicine
The first day of August marked the beginning of new royalty in Backus, with the crowning of Brittany Schmid as Miss Backus. Schmid was awarded...
August 5, 2015 - 1:57pm
June 17, 2015
Cornfest is a labor of love for Polo
For many years, countless hours of dedication have made the Backus Cornfest possible, and committee members like Bonnie Polo demonstrate just...
June 17, 2015 - 11:40am
August 11, 2014
Backus Cornfest 2014
The annual Backus Cornfest brings together a summer street festival and a popular corn feed. This year's event featured a baloon launch in memory...
August 11, 2014 - 10:47am
August 7, 2014
Lodin is Queen of Backus
Marilynn Lodin was crowned Queen of Backus in preparation for the annual Backus Cornfest event Saturday, Aug. 9. Lodin was crowned as a result...
August 7, 2014 - 2:58pm
Backus Cornfest events feature memorial balloon launch
The annual Backus Cornfest is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 9. This year's theme is "Colonel Cobber Goes Pop." Festivities will include a memorial balloon launch for event organizer Michael Martin, who recently died. The Backus American Legion and Auxiliary will sponsor several events...
August 7, 2014 - 2:33pm
July 16, 2014
Balloon launch planned in memory of Backus Cornfest volunteer
A well known volunteer from rural Backus passed away July 8. Michael Martin, known for his annual portrayal of Santa Claus, his devotion to...
July 16, 2014 - 11:06am