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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Authorities find 2 bodies in burned house near Longville, Minn.
Woman fighting Wadena to keep 3 basset hounds receives international support
Head-on collision reportedly kills 1 near Menahga, Minn.
DispatchCast: Let's talk about cancer
KLICK!: Mission fire fair activities are hot attraction
Twins in 'final stages' of acquiring veteran lefty from Braves
Rebels rock Lightning 10-0 - Nisswa wins over Aitkin by forfeit
PHOTO: 4-Year-Old's First Fish
Racing: King of Track title on the line at BIR
Racing: Hot Viehauser wins again
Helmer "Dick" Rudlang
Michael E. Flynn
Thomas Marshal Peterson
Curtis M. Gilman
Reminders: July 21, 2017
Sam Miltich and Clearwater Hot Club to perform in Longville
Tickets for LAMF cabaret evening discounted before July 24
KLICK!: 350 pounds of beans baked overnight
Looking Back - July 21, 2017
Letter to the editor: Name calling isn't debating
Letter to the Editor: Thanks to Sommerness and students
Letter to the editor: Jenkins Township cancels Pequot Lakes police contract
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
letters to the editor
Larrie & Mouse Norris
Births: July 18, 2017
Hans and Sharon Engman
Births-June 15, 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