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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Blood drive set June 20 in Hackensack
Pequot Lakes High School honor roll
Spray-patch operations begin this week
Pequot Lakes: City closer to receiving payment for roads
Archery: Mitchell 5th, 12th in Kentucky
Golf Results - June 14, 2018
Public comments sought on allowing archery hunting of wild turkey at Crosslake Game Refuge
Basketball camp set in Pequot Lakes for grades 1-4
Jiujitsu: Ingvalson takes bronze at world tournament
Barb (Auersbach) Zempel
Kimiko "Jackie" Liljenquist
Iris Straburg Roberts
Irene Carol (Lindsey) Gilbertson
Jeffery L. Taylor
Faith: What I learned from 30 days without food
Fathers know best - sometimes (maybe)
Card games: June 4-8, 2018
Pets of the week
Senior Menus: June 18-22, 2018
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't let the rain get you down
Letter to the Editor: Find a better loon center location
The Last Windrow: Good luck to recent grads
As I See It: The nature of truth
Letter to the Editor: 'Fascism: A Warning' is a great read
letters to the editor
Births: June 16, 2018
Gary and Colleen Moser
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: June 3, 2018
April 9, 2018
Pine River Lions blood drive brings in 24 volunteers
The Pine River Lions hosted a blood drive with United Blood Services on March 27 at Pine River Elementary School, collecting 24 units of blood for patients in need. A total of 24 individuals volunteered to donate blood and 19 were able to donate. Five people donated Power Red Cells...
April 9, 2018 - 3:30am
March 16, 2018
Faces: At 80, St. Patrick's Day parade grand marshal Doerfler says activity is key to long life
"I've been involved in so many super things with so many different people. That's why I just want to keep going," said Joe Doerfler, of Crosslake....
March 16, 2018 - 9:00am
March 15, 2018
Crosslake: Remembering Tony Maucieri - Beloved restaurant owner, parade founder dies at 80
This year's St. Patrick's Day celebration in Crosslake won't be quite the same as the 43 past years. That's because Tony Maucieri Sr. - the last...
March 15, 2018 - 9:00am
Starting and ending in Pine River - Restaurant owner made it back home after years on the road
Roger Hoplin was born and raised in Pine River. He settled down in the area again in 2012. But in between graduating from Pine River High School...
October 15, 2017 - 5:00am
October 9, 2017
Backus: Council discusses road improvement plan
The Backus City Council advised its city engineer to do a feasibility study for 2018 road improvements during its Monday, Oct. 2, council meeting,...
October 9, 2017 - 4:00am
June 14, 2017
Car enthusiasts flock to Pequot Lakes
Car enthusiasts gathered at Pequot Lakes' Trailside Park for the 10th annual Cherry Car Show on Saturday, June 3. The show was sponsored by the...
June 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
Backus Lions present scholarships to PR-B seniors
The Backus Lions Club showed its support of community youth by presenting four Pine River-Backus seniors with scholarships of $500 each for continued...
June 14, 2017 - 6:00am
June 1, 2017
Cherry Car show is Saturday in Pequot Lakes
The Pequot Lakes-Breezy Point Lions Club will host the 10th annual Cherry Car Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 3, at Trailside Park...
June 1, 2017 - 5:30am
January 19, 2017
Reminder-Jan. 19, 2017
Deep Portage Rendezvous Deep Portage Learning Center will host the annual Winter Rendezvous from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21 featuring old-time games and activities. Participation fee is $5 for adults and $3 for children under 12, seniors and Deep Portage members. Lunch...
January 19, 2017 - 10:34pm
June 29, 2016
Reading machine helps those with low vision: Nisswa man's creation gives gift of reading again
Reading is a routine activity for most but a daily struggle for some. Through the creation of his own reading machine, Ron Reph, of Nisswa, is...
June 29, 2016 - 12:09pm
March 25, 2015
Lions' youngest member enjoys time as president
Jason Martinson, a financial adviser for Edward Jones Investments, opened his office in Nisswa in 2011, excited to bring his family to the area....
March 25, 2015 - 9:45am
January 22, 2015
Klocke receives Lion of the Year Award in Pine River
The Pine River Lions Club awarded Al Klocke the Lion of the Year Award for 2014 at a recent meeting. Klocke has served the club for many...
January 22, 2015 - 2:22pm
June 12, 2014
'Cherry' classic cars on display in Pequot Lakes
The seventh annual Cherry Car Show was held Saturday, June 7, at Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes. The morning began rainy, but the sun began...
June 12, 2014 - 11:08am
Nisswa Lions to participate in White Cane Day Saturday
Nisswa Lions Club members will take to the streets of Nisswa on Saturday, June 14, to raise funds as part of the annual White Cane Day. The Lions will be outside the Nisswa Post Office from 8 a.m. to noon, outside Schaefer's Foods and the Holiday station from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.,...
June 12, 2014 - 10:38am
No walleye this year for Crosslake-Ideal Lions fishing tourney
Only two species of fish — northern pike and largemouth bass — will be sought by anglers at this year's Crosslake-Ideal Lions Club tournament on Saturday, June 14, at Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar in Crosslake. Typically, participants in the annual catch-and-release...
June 12, 2014 - 10:36am