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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
How to deal with the yearly fall nuisance of yellowjackets
Police Blotter - Sept. 23, 2017
PR-B School District: Board certifies maximum levy, anticipates lowering levy by December
Crosslake School: Board fills vacancy, hires three staff members
Pequot Lakes: School board approves maximum preliminary levy
Danecdotes: North Stars look to build on success, rally a fanbase
Golf Results - Sept. 23, 2017
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
Here's how Target Field becomes a football stadium
Women's Golf: Stone takes first for Augustana
Susan L. Mongan
Florence Louise LeBlanc
Dwight J. Eggert
Card games: Sept. 24, 2017
Finnish theater company to perform in Brainerd
Senior Menus: Sept. 25-29, 2017
Ballet comes to Brainerd
Crosslake Historic Log Village is a growing museum
The Last Windrow: Twins season forecast falls flat
Cheesehead Chatter: Faith in humanity restored
As I See It: Inspiration
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
letters to the editor
Births - Sept. 24, 2017
Births - Aug. 27, 2017
We live in an age of instant responses and information overload. Rarely do we stop to consider the weight and impact of our words. News headlines are designed to catch our attention even if this requires stretching the truth. Consider the value of the following words. The first is...
17 hours 17 min ago
September 22, 2017
18-year-old Pine River man killed in rollover
PINE RIVER—An 18-year-old Pine River man was killed in a single-vehicle crash at 3:37 a.m. Friday on 24th Avenue Southwest, also known as Cass County Road 42, in rural Pine River.
September 22, 2017 - 7:47pm
Looking Back - Sept. 22, 2017
40 years ago - Sept. 22, 1977 (Headline) Crosslake now has local bank Hackensack is getting ready to begin construction on its new Community Building, to be situated on the northwest corner of the baseball diamond near the old school building. 30 years ago - Sept. 24, 1987 A "sky...
September 22, 2017 - 3:30am
September 21, 2017
PR-B/NASA event was out of this world - Students chat with astronaut aboard space station
The Pine River-Backus student body had a once-in-a-lifetime event Monday, Sept. 18, when 20 students got the opportunity to ask questions to...
September 21, 2017 - 5:00am
Volleyball: Tigers take Barb Neprud Invite crown
The Pine River-Backus Tiger volleyball team won four games to claim the championship at the 32nd annual Barb Neprud Invitational in Crosby on...
September 21, 2017 - 4:00am
Pages from the Past - Sept. 21, 2017
60 years ago, Sept. 20, 1957 (Headline) Air raid instructions (Headline) Arvig Telephone Co. will receive REA loan of $331,000 50 years ago, Sept. 22, 1967 (Headline) Fire destroys barn on former Leslie Shepard farm Saturday night (Headline) Saturday night demonstration brings action...
September 21, 2017 - 3:30am
September 20, 2017
Football: Tigers forfeit Sept. 15 vs. Bagely - Rest of season outlook good, coach says
Undermanned and battling injuries, the Pine River-Backus Tiger football team had to forfeit its game on Friday, Sept. 15, against Bagley. The Tigers entered the season with 16 athletes - eight of them seniors - and sustained a number of injuries in the team's previous game against...
September 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
Calling all volunteers
Hurricane Harvey news shows us the devastation in pictures and personal stories. I saw yet another picture of a line of people that wrapped around the corner of the street. I assumed they were waiting for food, water, clothing, maybe housing. Imagine my shock when I learned they were...
September 20, 2017 - 6:30am
September 18, 2017
Pine River Library movie day is Sept. 20
The next movie day at the Pine River Library will be Wednesday, Sept. 20, at 3:30 p.m. The title of the next movie will be announced at the library. Patrons can call for more information. All selected movies are family-friendly and ideal for younger patrons. Seating is limited.
September 18, 2017 - 5:30am
September 17, 2017
Go Pine River program celebrates 34 years
The Pine River Chamber of Commerce announces the start of the annual Go Pine River program in September. The program is celebrating its 34th year with net proceeds going toward the operation of the Pine River Information Center. The program was established in 1983 in an effort to...
September 17, 2017 - 5:30am
September 15, 2017
Pine River Civil Air Patrol cadet earns honor
Eli O'Dell of Pine River was presented Monday with a commendation from state Rep. Josh Heintzeman for earning the Gen. Billy Mitchell Award from...
September 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 14, 2017
Cross Country: PL boys 1st, girls 2nd at home invite
Led by Sam Person's first-place finish, the Pequot Lakes Patriots landed five runners in the top 10 to win their own event Thursday, Sept. 7....
September 14, 2017 - 5:00am
Looking Back - Sept. 15, 2017
40 years ago - Sept. 15, 1977 (Headline) Alcohol and gasoline make fatal mixture In a daring midnite raid staged Monday night, Sept. 12, at the Old Milwaukee Club in downtown Ideal Corners, theives (sic) made off with a fire hydrant and antique hand cuffs that are part of the decor...
September 14, 2017 - 3:30am
September 13, 2017
Volleyball: Tigers, Patriots split matches
The volleyball teams of Pequot Lakes and Pine River-Backus met twice during the week, with the Highway 371 rivals exchanging victories. The first...
September 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
Football: Tigers fall to Warroad
The Pine River-Backus Tiger football team fought through injuries, but fell to the Warroad Warriors on Friday, Sept. 8, by a score of 34-13....
September 13, 2017 - 10:30am