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CLC contributes $136 million to regional economy annually
Fingers crossed: Pillager hosts turkey bingo
Teen driver dies in crash
Crow Wing County Community Services wins innovation award
'We're not those kids': BLC students create business, bust stereotypes
Junior Hockey: North Iowa dominates North Stars
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
Girls hockey: Lightning win 2 of 3 to start season
Women's College Hockey: BSU, SCSU hope game in Brainerd Tuesday, Nov. 20, will be classic
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
James M. Dullum
William D. O'Hara
Ileana "Kathy" Peterson
Workplace wellness conference aims to increase resiliency
Crow Wing Energized: Take control of the holidays
3 things for better health
Faith: Where did the chickadees go?
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
Bormett's Vignette: I can still be 'home for the holidays'
Guest Opinion: Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
October 19, 2018
Pages from the Past - Oct. 19, 2018
60 years ago, Oct. 17, 1958 (Headline) Warren Huffman and son bring first buffalo to Cass County 50 years ago, Oct. 18, 1968 (Photo) Sheep raisers all over the area have been complaining of the damage being done by predators, and many farmers have stopped raising sheep altogether....
October 19, 2018 - 3:30am
October 17, 2018
Baseball: PR-B's Dinnel section coach of year
Mike Dinnel of Pine River-Backus was named the 2018 Section 5-1A coach of the year by the Minnesota State High School Baseball Coaches Association....
October 17, 2018 - 11:00am
Cross-country: Tiger boys finish 6th at Henning
The Pine River-Backus Tigers finished in sixth for the boys and incomplete for the girls, with the top finishers of Mara Adams in 16th and Jacob Schnoor in 25th, at the Ottertail Central Invite Tuesday, Oct. 9, at Oakwood Golf Course. Adams crossed the line with a time of 24:08, while...
October 17, 2018 - 9:30am
Volleyball: PR-B second at Big Axe Tourney - 24-game win streak ends against Brainerd
Rylie Hirschey collected 119 set assists and Alyssa Semmler 51 kills as the Pine River-Backus volleyball team finished second at the Big Axe...
October 17, 2018 - 9:00am
October 13, 2018
Danecdotes: Team chemistry resulting in success for Tigers
With a 3-0 victory over Northome-Kelliher on Friday, Oct. 5, the Pine River-Backus volleyball team improved its overall record to 18-1. The team...
October 13, 2018 - 4:00am
October 12, 2018
Pages from the Past - Oct. 12, 2018
60 years ago, Oct. 10, 1958 (Headline) Pine River firemen run test on schools at Pine River, Mildred and Jenkins (Headline) Cass County has funds to retire indebtedness 50 years ago, Oct. 11, 1968 The dedication of the new school building at Backus will be celebrated with an open...
October 12, 2018 - 3:30am
October 10, 2018
Volleyball: Tigers win two more - streak now at 18 games
Alyssa Semmler slammed down 12 kills, and Rylie Hirschey recorded 32 set assists as Pine River-Backus defeated Kelliher-Northome 3-0 in a Northland Conference game Friday, Oct. 5. The Tigers, ranked sixth in Class 1A, won their 18th-straight match. Kelliher-Northome 11 7 7 Pine River-Backus...
October 10, 2018 - 11:30am
Cross-country: Tiger boys 7th at Ruttgers
Marcus Lukanen paced the team with a 20:27.2 5K time as the Pine River-Backus boys cross-country team finished seventh at the Crosby-Ironton Ranger Invite at Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge Thursday, Oct. 4. Lukanen was followed by Louis Bueckers, who finished 43rd with a time of 20:57....
October 10, 2018 - 8:30am
October 5, 2018
Pages from the Past - Oct. 5, 2018
60 years ago, Oct. 3, 1958 (Headline) James Coffland is awarded Cass Bank scholarship (Advertisement) Registered parakeets from McDowell's Aviaries, the house of beautiful birds, free with the purchase of any television or other major appliance. 50 years ago, Oct. 4, 1968 Active consideration...
October 5, 2018 - 3:30am
October 3, 2018
Cross-Country: Adams, Lukanen pace PR-B runners
Mara Adams and Marcus Lukanen turned in the fastest times for the Pine River-Backus cross-country teams at the New York Mills Dual Meet on Thursday, Sept.27. Adams finished first overall with a time of 24:34. She was followed across the line by Anna Sechser in second and Lauren Penkhus...
October 3, 2018 - 3:30am
September 27, 2018
Pages from the Past: Sept. 27, 2018
60 years ago, Sept. 26, 1958 (Headline) Sen. Hubert Humphrey spoke at DFL rally here Thursday afternoon Sen. Hubert Humphrey, junior senator from the state of Minnesota, spoke Thursday afternoon to Pine River to a group of citizens at the Marlow Theater. 50 years ago, Sept. 27, 1968...
September 27, 2018 - 5:30am
September 26, 2018
Volleyball: Tigers sweep Bears
Rylie Hirschey put up 36 set assists for the Pine River-Backus Tiger volleyball team as they defeated the Clearbrook-Gonvick Bears 3-0 Monday, Sept. 24. Bailey Wynn recorded 11 kills and Gabby Rainwater 10 for the Tigers in the Northland Conference match. Alyssa Semmler added nine...
September 26, 2018 - 10:30am
Cross Country: Patriot boys 5th, girls 7th in Bagley - PR-B boys finish 20th
The Patriot boys cross country team managed a fifth-place finish while the girls secured a seventh-place finish at the Bagley Invitational on Tuesday, Sept. 18. The Pine River-Backus boys finished 20th overall, led by Louis Bueckers' 20 minute, 56 second finish. Caleb Travis was not...
September 26, 2018 - 3:00am
September 21, 2018
Pages from the Past - Sept. 21, 2018
60 years ago, Sept. 19, 1958 (Headline) Sen. Hubert Humphrey will visit Pine River Thursday (Headline) Lake Region poultry show here Saturday at fairgrounds 50 years ago, Sept. 20, 1968 Pine River high has added a new branch to its sports calendar with the formation of a cross country...
September 21, 2018 - 3:30am
September 19, 2018
Volleyball: Tigers sweep C-I tournament
Bailey Wynn had 33 kills, 17 digs and eight ace serves as the Pine River-Backus Tigers swept all opponents and brought home the championship...
September 19, 2018 - 10:00am