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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Public invited to learn about Highway 6 reconstruction project at Emily open house April 9
Fifty Lakes: Liquor manager, council say communication workshop was effective
Police Blotter - March 24, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Bridge over highway has cosmetic damage
'Eggs & Issues' legislative forum over, easy
Boys Basketball: Ackerman honored by conference
Crosslake loon center project attracts national attention
Inside the Outdoors: Scent of skunk is a first sign of spring
Deer feeding bans continue in 16 Minnesota counties
Basketball: Free throw competition held at Aitkin
William "Willy" Weber
Jim Berg Sr.
Jon Frederick Blocker
Grim's Grub: Try gnocchi when you need potato and pasta fix
How to prevent powdery mildew in garden
Learn about adoption, foster care at conference in Brainerd
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
Card games: March 12-16, 2018
The Last Windrow: Chambers: Some things change; others stay the same
Letter to the editor: Thank you, mock trial volunteers
Danecdotes: A method to the 'madness?'
Letter to the Editor: Thank you, Terwilligers
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
letters to the editor
Births-March 22, 2018
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
February 22, 2018
Danecdotes: A force down low - Semmler, Rainwater anchor PR-B post game
The Tiger girls basketball team is currently 17-8 overall and is preparing for a postseason run beginning next week, based on the success they...
February 22, 2018 - 3:00am
February 21, 2018
Girls Basketball: Tigers top Nevis, Fall to Red Lake
Bailey Wynn scored 20 points to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers to a 62-38 victory over the Nevis Tigers in a Northwoods Conference game Tuesday,...
February 21, 2018 - 2:00pm
Boys basketball: Tigers win three
The Pine River-Backus Tiger boys basketball team capped off the penultimate week of the regular season with three straight victories. The team...
February 21, 2018 - 1:30pm
Vendors needed for PR-B early childhood garage sale
Vendors and shoppers are needed for the Kids Stuff Garage Sale slated Saturday, May 5, at The Warehouse in Pine River. The garage sale, which will run from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., is a fundraiser for the Pine River-Backus Early Childhood Coalition. All money raised will go back to the...
February 21, 2018 - 3:30am
February 17, 2018
Platform is focus of GOP caucus-goers - Attendance down at Crow Wing, Cass locations
Low turnout stifled morale at some Republican caucus locations throughout Crow Wing and Cass counties Tuesday, Feb. 6, but others reported a...
February 17, 2018 - 7:00am
February 14, 2018
Girls basketball: Tigers top Wolves
Gabby Rainwater topped all scorers with 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers to a 60-47 Northwoods Conference victory...
February 14, 2018 - 6:30am
Boys basketball: Tigers fall to Red Lake
Nick Ackerman tossed in a game-high 30 points, grabbed nine rebounds and either led the team or tied for the lead in all statistical categories...
February 14, 2018 - 3:30am
February 9, 2018
Pages from the Past - Feb. 9, 2018
60 years ago, Feb. 14, 1958 (Headline) Local men narrowly escape injury in Monday eve accident Kelly Anderson, of Anderson Auto Electric in Pine River, and Chuck Wickline narrowly escaped injury in an accident which occurred about 6:40 p.m. Monday evening, on Highway 87 about 1 ½...
February 9, 2018 - 3:30am
February 7, 2018
Boys Basketball: Tigers split back-to-back games
The Tigers had four athletes scoring in double figures as they beat Northome-Kelliher 63-36 in a Northland Conference game Friday, Feb. 2. "The...
February 7, 2018 - 5:00am
Girls basketball: Tigers win two of three - Semmler scores 1,000 career point
Alyssa Semmler scored her 1,000th career point after totalling 17 points and 10 rebounds in the Pine River Backus Tigers' 67-29 win over the...
February 7, 2018 - 3:00am
February 5, 2018
Backus Legion donates to fire, rescue departments
The Backus American Legion donated $2,000 from charitable gambling funds to the Backus Fire Department and First Responders Emergency Medical...
February 5, 2018 - 10:00am
February 2, 2018
Pages from the Past - Feb. 2, 2018
60 years ago, Feb. 7, 1958 (Headline) Fire destroys farm home of Mrs. Carrie Rush Tuesday 50 years ago, Feb. 2, 1968 (Headline) Floyd Smith home destroyed by fire Tuesday morning (Advertisement) Corner Store, Hunts Tomatoes ... 4 for 89 cents ... Roy & Helen Peterson. 25 years ago,...
February 2, 2018 - 3:30am
February 1, 2018
Bingo nights on tap as Backus Cornfest fundraiser
Bingo will be played at 6 p.m. Thursdays in February, March and April at the Backus Senior Center as a fundraiser for the Backus Cornfest event in August. Cost will be three cards per sheet for $1 with cash payouts at 50/50 per game. The senior center will have a light meal available...
February 1, 2018 - 11:30am
January 31, 2018
Girls basketball: Tigers win three straight
Alyssa Semmler fired in 22 points, grabbed nine rebounds and blocked 10 shots as the Pine River-Backus Tigers defeated the Swanville Bulldogs...
January 31, 2018 - 4:00am
Boy's Basketball: Tigers win two of three
Brady Raph hit six shots from behind the arc and scored a game-high 24 points as the Pine River-Backus Tiger boys' basketball team topped Swanville...
January 31, 2018 - 3:00am