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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Former Viking coaches PR-B students, parents
Gross to speak of travels at next CLC Cultural Thursday event
Nagel publishes third book
CRMC in Crosby recognized
Tiger Talk: Minnesota School of Excellence program under way at PR-B Elementary School
Lohmiller chosen MVP for Patriots
Eskomos freeze Patriots in opener
North Stars split road games
Lightning skate to 7-1 win in opener
Wayne "Mort" Morton
Playwright to direct staged reading Dec. 1 in Nisswa
Chamber Singers to perform concert Dec. 1 in Brainerd
Tree of Life ceremony scheduled Dec. 7 in Brainerd
Moving from entitlement to Thanksgiving
Let's talk turkey - and sodium
MMBA Home Show
Inside the Outdoors: Will my smartphone really make me smarter?
Be thankful and pray this season
From the Left Hand Corner: Let's let them in
Thanks for donating
Last Windrow: No turkey on the farmhouse table
letters to the editor
Engagement Announced: Corin Gunderson and Lance Bragstad
BIrths-Nov. 26, 2015
60th Wedding: Pat and Arnie Heinrich
Wedding Announced: Nick and Janey Goodbrand
Births-Nov. 19, 2015
October 8, 2015
CRMC offers free breast, cervical cancer screenings
Free breast and cervical cancer screenings are being offered at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21, to uninsured and under-insured women age 40 and older who meet income guidelines. Light refreshments will be served and ladies will receive...
October 8, 2015 - 5:00am
August 14, 2015
Area children touched by cancer find outlet
Like a lot of area youth, kids from four Pequot Lakes area families headed off to camp earlier this week. These kids, and others attending the...
August 14, 2015 - 11:04am
June 24, 2015
Relay for Life raises $13,500 for cancer research
The weather was perfect for the annual Pine River-Backus Area Relay for Life held overnight Friday, June 19, at the Pine River-Backus School...
June 24, 2015 - 11:20am
June 11, 2015
Relay for Life set June 19 in Pine River
The last captain's meeting for the Pine River-Backus Area Relay for Life will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 16, at The Warehouse in Pine River. Relay for Life will be Friday, June 19, at the Pine River-Backus High School football field and track. The opening ceremony will begin at 7...
June 11, 2015 - 4:04pm
April 29, 2015
Letters to the Editor: Thanks for community support
On behalf of Bert and I, we'd like to thank the Backus Legion for all their effort in putting together a wonderful benefit for Roberta. I'd like to thank the people in the community that came out to support her with their generosity. Also, I'd like to thank my staff for all the hard...
opinion / letters to the editor
April 29, 2015 - 4:39pm
April 22, 2015
People swarm Backus American Legion for a good cause
A month ago, Roberta Floyd, known as "Corner Store Bert" for her longtime presence at the Corner Store Restaurant and Gun Shop in Backus, was...
April 22, 2015 - 1:26pm
December 17, 2014
Poferl was passionate, proud of PR-B
With the passing of Sandra Poferl of Backus on Thursday, Dec. 11, the Pine River-Backus (PR-B) School District lost not only its school board...
December 17, 2014 - 12:01pm
July 18, 2014
President of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce dies
ST. PAUL -- David Olson, president of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, died Wednesday night from a form of cancer. An email from Bill Blazar,...
July 18, 2014 - 12:14pm
June 27, 2014
More than 450 years taken back from cancer
In spite of dark, threatening clouds, organizers of the Relay for Life in Pine River refused to move indoors Friday, June 20. Though clouds...
lifestyles / features
June 27, 2014 - 9:48am