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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Adult education classes to start Jan. 24 in Pine River
Pequot Lakes: Johnson, Golden named ExCEL candidates
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Crosslake Community School: Winter graduate celebrated
Forum delves into shady practices behind sex trade
Inside the Outdoors: Minnesota's grouse guru, Gordon Gullion, back in the spotlight
Sixth grade Patriot boys take first
Riewer benefit Feb. 2 at PR-B
Area Male Athlete: PR-B's Ackerman leader in more ways than one
Patriot 6th graders take 3rd
DeLores E. Arrigoni
Essentia Health to offer free cervical cancer screenings
Chef's Hat: Be creative when making stuffed chicken breasts
Senior Menus: Jan. 22-26, 2018
Denny Hecker's former Cross Lake home provides glimpse of top-end market
Faith: It's midwinter, but the color is green
Vogt's Notes: Drop me a line about what makes your fish house special
Letter to the editor: Lake associations protect lakes for everyone
The Last Windrow: Riding the stock market
From the Left Hand Corner: Will it ever end?
Letter to the Editor: Trump's wall of racism
letters to the editor
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: Dec. 17, 2017
Bailey Wachholz-Luke Landecker
February 14, 2017
UPDATE: Former Twins manager Gardenhire battling prostate cancer
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Popular former Twins manager Ron Gardenhire revealed Tuesday that he was recently diagnosed with treatable prostate cancer...
February 14, 2017 - 9:21pm
February 2, 2017
Dayton evaluating cancer options after Mayo Clinic trip
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's prostate cancer can be cured, a Mayo Clinic official said on Thursday, Feb. 2, and he can continue...
February 2, 2017 - 1:01pm
January 29, 2017
The risk of death from cancer may depend on where you live
Cancer death rates are surging in some regions of the U.S. even as fatalities steadily decline nationwide, a new study suggests. Overall, the U.S. death rate from cancer has dropped about 20 percent from 1980 to 2014, the study found. Cancer fatalities now account for about 192 deaths...
January 29, 2017 - 4:30am
November 23, 2016
Community rallies behind single mother with cancer: O'Donnell has newfound faith after diagnosis
"When somebody says 'cancer,' in the beginning you think horrible thoughts," Pequot Lakes resident Joni O'Donnell said. That word - cancer...
November 23, 2016 - 8:47am
November 7, 2016
The unshakable Moriah Koch: Young wife, mother steadfast through cancer diagnosis
Sept. 30 was a bittersweet day for the Koch family. In the early hours of that Friday morning, Moriah and Tim Koch welcomed 5-pound baby Casey...
November 7, 2016 - 9:54am
July 6, 2016
Women's Cancer Support Group to meet July 14 in Crosby
Women who are affected by cancer are welcome to attend Cuyuna Regional Medical Center's Women's Cancer Support Group from 2-3:30 p.m. Thursday, July 14, in the hospital's Ambulatory Services conference room located at 320 E. Main St. in Crosby. The group is open to women who are newly...
July 6, 2016 - 1:50pm
June 22, 2016
Cancer survivors celebrate at PR-B Area Relay for Life
Twenty-two cancer survivors celebrated their winning battles with the disease and 258 years of survivorship during the 13th annual Pine River-Backus...
June 22, 2016 - 11:35am
June 11, 2016
Faces: Facing cancer again, Barb Beck has a plan
During a time when Race for the Cure and Relay for Life events are on people's minds, the fight against cancer is on the forefront of Barb Beck's...
June 11, 2016 - 9:49am
May 19, 2016
Pequot Lakes School: Relay for Life nets more than $24,000
Pequot Lakes High School's Relay for Life was dampened by the weather Wednesday, May 11, but the biennial event raised a record $24,549. "It...
May 19, 2016 - 11:36am
March 11, 2016
My mother would want you to stop smoking
I just had the worst three weeks of my life. My mother was rushed to a hospital with breathing troubles. After three weeks suffering extreme...
March 11, 2016 - 11:04am
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...
April 29, 2015 - 4:39pm