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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River man injured in crash
Pine River teen in critical condition
Ward weighing rematch run against Heintzeman
TIger Talk: Saved by the bell
Pequot Lakes Fire Department open house is Oct. 7
Area Girls Tennis: Holt wins 100th career match in Patriots' victory
Fan bus for Patriots football game Thursday at East Grand Forks
Cross Country: Patriot boys 2nd at Milaca Mega Meet
Football: Borleis helps Patriots down Panthers
Volleyball: Patriots sweep Little Falls on Monday
LeRoy "Roy" Carter
Brittany Ann Kronbeck
Rosemary Ann Oswald
Kathleen R. Heishman
117 carvings sold at chainsaw event
Chef's Hat: It was National Breakfast Month
Volunteers needed to make, sell tamales in Pine River
Tickets for Legacy Chorale's 'Autumn in New York' on sale now
St. Alice Fall Festival slated for Oct.
MMBA Home Show
Grim's Tales: Thou shalt not post false witness against thy neighbors
The Last Windrow: Should I head to South Dakota?
Cracker Barrel: Making meaning
From the Left Hand Corner: The fall of Boehner
Letters to the Editor: Look at climate change as an opportunity
letters to the editor
Births-Oct 1, 2015
Births - Sept. 24, 2015
Births - September 10
October 5, 2015
What's Up at The Warehouse: Week of Oct. 1-8
Week of Oct. 1-8 • Days/hours/events: The Warehouse is open to students in 5th-12th grades from 3-6 p.m. Oct. 1-2 and 5-8. Hang out and enjoy the gym, computer lab, PlayStation 3, Xbox, Wii, board games, air hockey, foosball, carpetball, snack and more, all at no cost. The Warehouse...
October 5, 2015 - 11:52am
September 30, 2015
Pages from the past - Oct. 1 2015
60 years ago, Oct. 7, 1955 John Van Buren, Backus, Wednesday night was awarded $2,700 in his suit against Lloyd Watters, state game warden who allegedly shot him. Mr. Culbertson of the Fish and Game Department will be present to present and receive ideas for the installation...
September 30, 2015 - 10:55am
September 25, 2015
What's Up at The Warehouse: Week of Sept. 24-Oct. 1
Week of Sept. 24-Oct. 1 • Days/hours/events: The Warehouse is open to students in 5th-12th grades from 3-6 p.m. Sept. 24-25 and 28, and Oct. 1. Hang out and enjoy the gym, computer lab, PlayStation 3, Xbox, Wii, board games, air hockey, foosball, carpetball, snack and more, all...
September 25, 2015 - 11:21am
Pine River Market Square to host customer appreciation event Friday
Pine River Market Square, a farmers and crafters market, will host a customer appreciation event from 2:30-5:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, in downtown...
September 25, 2015 - 11:02am
September 24, 2015
Pages from the Past - Sept. 24, 2015
60 years ago, Sept. 25, 1955 Ben Olin, owner of Thrifty Variety Store here, has announced the signing of a Ben Franklin Distributor Store Franchise with Butler Brothers, national distributors of merchandise and the largest distributors of Variety Store merchandise in the world. (Headline)...
September 24, 2015 - 11:23am
September 23, 2015
Destination Imagination programs offered at PR-B
Pine River-Backus Schools will offer the following Destination Imagination programs for students. • Destination Imagination: For grades 3-8. Information night will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, in the Pine River-Backus Elementary School Odyssey Lab. Destination Imagination...
News / education
September 23, 2015 - 3:52pm
ELCA congregations work to improve communities
First Lutheran Church of Pine River was one of nearly 10,000 congregations of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) participating...
September 23, 2015 - 1:58pm
Vogt's Notes: Echo Journal begins third year as community newspaper
Volume 3, Issue 1. Wow! Did you notice that printed toward the bottom of today's front page above the index (minus the "wow" - that's my inserted opinion)? It's hard to believe, but this issue of your Pineandlakes Echo Journal marks the start of the third year of our combined Pine...
opinion / columns
September 23, 2015 - 11:11am
Operation Christmas Child kickoff is Monday
Riverview Church Fellowship Hall at 310 Norway Ave., Pine River, will be the location of an Operation Christmas Child kickoff event Monday, Sept. 28, with registration at 6:15 p.m. and program from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Operation Christmas Child is looking for churches, groups or interested...
September 23, 2015 - 10:51am
September 21, 2015
Pine River man injured in motorcycle crash
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 9:57 PM, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, Pine River Police Department,...
September 21, 2015 - 9:54am
September 17, 2015
Pine River guide helps Army vet on bear hunt
When Pine River hunting guide Jay Lindmeyer discovered Band of Brothers Outdoors - an organization dedicated to give back to military veterans...
September 17, 2015 - 11:54am
Heritage Week extends annual Pine River event
Pine River Heritage Days became Heritage Week this year with the earlier-than-usual Tea at the Station, held Sept. 3. Normally, Tea at the Station is held during the same three-day period as other Heritage Days events, including the United Methodist Church Quilt Show, the Forbes...
September 17, 2015 - 11:53am
Pine River: Council presses MnDOT regarding dam replacement
The Pine River City Council received sparse information regarding a project to replace the bridge and dam spanning the Pine River within the city, according to unapproved draft minutes from the Sept. 8 meeting. The aging dam must be replaced, but the project is complex because of...
September 17, 2015 - 9:44am
PRUMC to serve prime, marinated pork loin dinner Sept. 26
Pine River United Methodist Church will serve its annual prime pork loin dinner from 4:30-7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26. Tickets will be available at the door.
September 17, 2015 - 9:43am
September 16, 2015
Browser: 'Once Upon a Reader' to be presented at Pine River library
Heigh-ho, heigh-ho, it's back to work I go! Yes, indeed, I'm back at the library schmoozing with people and generally hanging out. I am so blessed. I did enjoy my animal time in the country alone with Graycie, but she'll have to go it alone now. This is my calling. No, the construction...
September 16, 2015 - 3:08pm