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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
September 2, 2018
Cross country: PR-B boys rebuild, girls have experience
Returning letterwinners for the Pine River-Backus Tigers boys' cross country team are Marcus Lukanen, Tyler Peterson, Caleb Travis, Louis Bueckers,...
September 2, 2018 - 10:00am
August 29, 2018
Cross Country: PR-B boys 8th in Menahga - Adams top finisher for Tiger girls
Caleb Travis was the top finisher for the Tiger cross country team, taking 37th with a time of 22 minutes, 40 seconds at the United North Central Invitational on Monday, Aug. 27. Despite finishing just four and five seconds after Travis, respectively, Kade Schneider and Marcus Lukanen...
August 29, 2018 - 11:30am
July 22, 2018
PR-B fall sign-up meeting July 30
Pine River-Backus Schools will host its fall sports sign-up meeting on at 6 p.m. Monday, July 30, in the PR-B commons. All students in grades 7-12 interested in playing football, volleyball or cross country should attend along with their parents.
July 22, 2018 - 9:30am
July 21, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
The sign-up meeting for Pequot Lakes High School fall sports will be held Monday, Aug. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Patriot Athletic Center. This meeting is for all fall athletes and their parents in grades 7-12. Sixth-graders interested in boys and girls cross country and girls tennis should...
July 21, 2018 - 9:30am
December 1, 2017
Danecdotes: A fall to remember
Well, that was fun. The 2017 fall sports season was one of the most eventful seasons I've experienced in my admittedly not-very-many years as a sports writer. The season was capped off by a few state appearances, but each team had points of pride from August to November. Let's run...
December 1, 2017 - 4:30am
November 8, 2017
Cross Country: PL's Pierzinski 76th at state
Pequot Lakes runner Reid Pierzinski finished the State Class A Cross Country meet in Northfield on Saturday, Nov. 4, with a time of 17:24.6,...
November 8, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 2, 2017
Cross Country: PL's Pierzinski advances to state meet - PR-B boys 15th, girls 16th at section
Pequot Lakes' Reid Pierzinski was the sole member of the Patriots cross country team to qualify for the Class 1A state meet at the Section 8-1A Championship meet Friday, Oct. 27.. Pierzinski placed seventh with a time of 18:25.6. The top two teams and next eight individuals not on...
November 2, 2017 - 4:30am
October 25, 2017
Cross Country: Tiger boys 4th, girls 5th in Menahga
Luke Sechser's 10th-place 19:03 paced the fourth-place Pine River-Backus boys cross country team at the Park Region Conference meet on Tuesday, Oct. 17. Sechser received an all-conference honorable mention with his finish. Nick Ackerman finished 16th for the Tigers with a time of...
October 25, 2017 - 12:30pm
October 19, 2017
Cross Country: Patriot boys 3rd, girls 4th at Mid-State
The Pequot Lakes Patriot boys and girls cross country teams finished in third and fourth place, respectively, at the Mid-State Conference meet...
October 19, 2017 - 9:00am
October 12, 2017
Cross Country: Tiger boys 3rd, girls 4th at OTC - Tigers seventh at C-I Invite
Sidney Lodge finished 10th overall with a time of 23:33 as the Pine River-Backus cross country girls team took fourth and the boys finished third at the Ottertail Central Invitational at Oakwood Golf Course Monday, Oct. 9. Mara Adams was next for the Tigers, finishing 17th with a...
October 12, 2017 - 5:30am
Cross Country: Patriot girls 12th, boys 14th
The Pequot Lakes Patriots cross country team walked away from the Perham Invitational on Thursday, Oct. 12, with the girls finishing 12th overall and the boys taking 14th. Grace McGuire finished 47th for the Pequot Lakes girls with a time of 20:59.961, with Kristin Skog finishing...
October 12, 2017 - 4:30am
October 5, 2017
PL youths take part in homecoming race
Nearly 60 elementary and middle-school students ran through some light rain and large puddles as they participated in the Pequot Lakes cross-country...
October 5, 2017 - 10:00am
October 4, 2017
Cross country: Tiger girls 3rd, boys 4th in Wadena
The Pine River-Backus Tiger cross-country teams left the Deer River Invitiational at Menahga on Tuesday, Sept. 26, with a third-place finish from the girls team and a fourth-place finish from the boys. Mara Adams led the way for the girls, finishing 19th with a time of 24:24. Emma...
October 4, 2017 - 3:30pm
September 27, 2017
Tiger boys take first at Pillager Invite
Nick Ackerman finished first and Luke Sechser second to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers boys cross-country team to a first-place finish in...
September 27, 2017 - 4:30pm
Patriot boys 7th, girls 8th at Bagley
Pequot Lakes' Max Johnston finished ninth with a time of 18:04.9 as the Patriot boys cross-country team finished finished seventh at the Bagley Invitational Tuesday, Sept. 19. Sam Person was next for the Patriot boys, finishing 30th with a time of 18:57.1. Leading the way for the...
September 27, 2017 - 3:30pm