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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
PL Library:Next (fantastic) Legacy program to be presented in November
Reminders - October 23
Halloween happenings-Oct. 23, 2014
Pequot Lakes School Board: Board approves audit report
Detroit Lakes rolls past Patriots
Pete's Point: Attendance increases for improved North Stars
Garai claims girls’ title at Birch Tree
Tigers fall to Lake Park-Audubon 32-18 in Fargodome
Wiebolt chosen Patriots' MVP
Patrick John Vetrone
James C. Douvris
Terryl Ann Way
Dr. James Arms
News of the North - Grand View Lodge wins award
Family trees topic of Oct. 27 presentation in Pine River
Looking Back - October 23
Pages from the Past - October 23
History Mystery - Pequot Lakes in approximately 1918
Tiger Talk: Your vote counts!
Letters to the Editor: Send John Ward back to Capitol
Letters to the Editor: My vote goes to Paul Thiede
Letters to the Editor: Voting independently is not a wasted vote
Letters to the Editor: Politicians should tell truth
letters to the editor
Larson, Tarara wed
Births - October 16
October 23, 2014
Backus Legion Auxiliary serves breakfast
The Backus American Legion Auxiliary Breakfast Crew wound up its 2014 season Oct. 12. Standing from left are Mickie Durheim, Sue Wolf, Jean Dawson - crew chief and Auxiliary president - Larry Whalen, Mary Whalen and Judy Johnston; seated from left, Mike Elsner, Janine Thaler and Lynne...
October 23, 2014 - 3:17pm
Characters come out in Backus
Candy witches, Spider Man, police, bat ladies, My Little Pony characters, princesses and pirates were among the more than 120 kids and accompanying adults attending the annual Backus American Legion Auxiliary Kids Halloween Party on Saturday, Oct. 18, sponsored by the auxiliary, the...
lifestyles / features
October 23, 2014 - 3:01pm
October 16, 2014
Veterans teach students flag etiquette
Eagle View Elementary first-graders took a bus to the Pequot Lakes Legion on Friday, Oct. 10, to learn all about the flag of the United States. After reciting the Pledge of Allegiance, students took part in various stations to learn the history of Betsy Ross and the flag, as well...
October 16, 2014 - 10:47am
October 15, 2014
Backus Legion, Auxiliary to host kids, adult Halloween parties
The Backus American Legion and Auxiliary will sponsor kids and adult Halloween parties this month. The free children's party for goblins under age 12 will run from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18. There will be pumpkin picture coloring, a costume style show, fish pond, ring...
lifestyles / entertainment
October 15, 2014 - 11:44am
October 13, 2014
Elementary Flag Etiquette
Pequot Lakes-area elementary students made a trip to the Pequot Lakes American Legion on Friday, Oct. 10, to learn from veterans the proper way...
October 13, 2014 - 10:03am
October 9, 2014
Backus Legion to host fish fry, meat raffle fundraiser
The Backus American Legion's annual All-You-Can-Eat Fish Fry and Meat Raffle benefit for the Backus Fire and Emergency Medical units will be Saturday, Oct. 11, at the Legion. The meal includes deep fried or baked fish, cole slaw, green beans, au gratin potatoes and a dinner roll...
October 9, 2014 - 1:24pm
Backus Legion Auxiliary to serve final breakfast of year Sunday
The Backus American Legion Auxiliary's final monthly breakfast for 2014 will be served from 7:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 12. The meal includes fried or scrambled eggs, pancakes or French toast, sausage and bacon, juice and coffee for $8 for adults and $4 for children under age 7. Breakfasts...
October 9, 2014 - 1:24pm
September 3, 2014
Hackensack Legion installs officers
The 2015 Hackensack American Legion, Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion officers were recently installed.
September 3, 2014 - 2:35pm
August 20, 2014
Pequot Legion to host 40&8 prime rib dinner fundraiser Friday
A fundraising prime rib sandwich dinner will be served from 5:30 p.m. until gone Friday, Aug. 22, at the Pequot Lakes American Legion. The fundraiser is sponsored by 40&8. Cost is $9 per plate. Proceeds will go toward scholarships for nursing training.
August 20, 2014 - 11:57am
July 30, 2014
Nisswa American Legion Auxiliary installs officers
At the July meeting of the Nisswa American Legion Auxiliary, the following officers were installed: back row, Janie Pommer, Anna Marie Haberer, Jo Quam, Deann Ebert, Nancy Knowles and Lynn Hall; seated, Norma Lee Ponsness, Juli Friedrichs, Cherie Nordby and Carol Greaves. Sharon Higgins...
July 30, 2014 - 12:01pm
July 16, 2014
Pillow cleaning offered July 23 at Pequot Lakes Legion
Fluff & Puff Pillow Cleaning Service will be available from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at the Pequot Lakes American Legion. The service can clean, deodorize, sanitize and fluff feather pillows. New ticking of your choice will be offered. Crushed foam pillows can be cleaned...
July 16, 2014 - 12:14pm
Pequot Legion to host 40&8 prime rib fundraiser July 18
A fundraising prime rib sandwich dinner will be served from 5:30 p.m. until gone Friday, July 18, at the Pequot Lakes American Legion. The fundraiser is sponsored by 40&8 and the cost is $9 per plate. Proceeds will go toward scholarships for nursing training.
July 16, 2014 - 12:11pm
July 11, 2014
Backus American Legion receives award
For the fifth time in the past six years the Backus American Legion was selected the best small post in the Sixth Legion District. District Membership Director Jim Lucas presented the award at the post's installation of officers ceremony Monday, June 23, citing the post's record...
July 11, 2014 - 12:03pm
July 2, 2014
Hackensack Legion Auxiliary to host Kids In The Park event July 8
Kids in the Park is a fun time for most ages with carnival games and prizes that the Hackensack American Legion Auxiliary Unit 202 has been hosting for the past several years. This year's event will be from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, in the park in Hackensack next to...
July 2, 2014 - 10:45am