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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Take It to the Box medication disposal site available in Nisswa
Benefit planned in Backus or longtime Longville resident
Screaming for ice cream
A tried and true practice of farming at Grampa G's
Rural Renewable Energy Alliance awarded grant
Golf leagues - August 21
Pete's Point: Teacher/coach now working closer to home
Patriots off to 4-1 start
PL graduate finishes 1st Ironman
Lightning advance at state tourney
John "Jack" Weaver
Lakes Bluegrass Festival brings international group
Renegade Chef recipes: Mustard Dill Turkey Burgers
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Renegade Chef: Cheeseburger, cheeseburger!
A-Pine is all part of a bigger picture
Letters to the Editor: Thanks to family & friends for kindness
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The Last Windrow: Bluegrass festival livens up Pine River
From the Left Hand Corner: Primary election reflection
letters to the editor
Bartel 90th birthday
Births - July 31
August 20, 2014
Bartel 90th birthday
Emil Luverne Bartel of Pine River will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at Heartland Apartments in Pine River. He was born Sept. 3, 1924.
celebrations / birthdays
August 20, 2014 - 1:29pm
Pine River Council agrees to meet with resident on messy yard
The Pine River City Council continued discussion of a residence in city limits known for broken cars and garbage. The council has discussed actions concerning this same property on many occasions, having once gone through a legal battle to have the property brought up to safety standards...
August 20, 2014 - 11:15am
Learn about 'Minnesota's Lost Towns' at Pine River event Friday
Grab your metal detectors, friends and neighbors! The Pine River Public Library, my home, is about to take you on a tour of "Minnesota's Lost Towns." There are 150 of these town discussed in Ms. Fochs' book. This is exciting stuff. I'll bet ghost hunting isn't even out of the question. Author...
August 20, 2014 - 11:06am
August 7, 2014
Nolan announces $401,625 grant for Pine River Regional Airport
The Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have awarded $401,625 to Pine River Regional Airport in Cass County, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan announced. The grant will provide federal funding for measures taken to protect equipment from adverse weather...
August 7, 2014 - 2:10pm
July 31, 2014
Gettin' zany with zucchini
The first-ever Pine River Zany Zucchini Street Festival gave new life to an abundant vegetable with a bland reputation. Events ranged from a zucchini cook-off to "Frog Hop" races and a street dance. For those with ingenuity, there was even a "Zucchini Zinging" event, where teams...
lifestyles / features
July 31, 2014 - 12:52pm
Northern Sales and Manufacturing continuing to grow
Northern Sales and Manufacturing, an expansion of Montevideo's Ice Castle Fish Houses, has just rolled out its first made-to-order RV Model Ice Castle fish house. Northern Sales and Manufacturing closed the purchase of their new property on Feb. 28 with help from Cass County Economic...
news / business
July 31, 2014 - 12:51pm
21-year-old Backus woman killed in crash in Pine River
PINE RIVER - A 21-year-old Backus woman was killed in a two-vehicle broadside crash reported at 6:30 a.m. Thursday on 24th Street and 16th Avenue Southwest in Pine River, reported the Minnesota State Patrol. The woman killed, Caitlyn E. Daudt, was a passenger in one of the vehicles....
July 31, 2014 - 11:42am
July 30, 2014
Pine River community garage sales Aug. 1 and 2
The Pine River community garage sale days will be held Friday, Aug. 1 and Saturday, Aug. 2 in various locations throughout the city. A map of locations is published in the July 25 Echoland Shopper and will be posted in area businesses. "Pie on Park Avenue" will also be held...
July 30, 2014 - 11:56am
Residents begin filing for local office
Filing for city, township, and school board positions officially opened in Minnesota on Tuesday, July 29. In the city of Crosslake, two residents have filed for mayor: the current mayor, Darrell Schneider, and Council Member Steve Roe. This means Crosslake will have at least one...
July 30, 2014 - 11:05am
July 25, 2014
News of the North - Pine River Zany Zucchini Street Festival 2014
The first annual Pine River Zany Zucchini Street Festival is Friday and Saturday, July 25 and 26. Many events are happening over the two days, such as Zucchini Zinging, Zukes vs. Zombies Water Wars, the longest continuous peel contest and much more. The first ever Festival royalty...
July 25, 2014 - 7:06pm
July 23, 2014
Know your farmer: Market Square growers talk produce
Much of your food likely comes from the grocery store where produce is potentially shipped in from all over the world. Local farmers markets are still one place you can go to find locally grown foods. Barb Mann of Peaced Goods of Backus is one of these growers. Mann is also one...
news / business
July 23, 2014 - 3:09pm
Pine River UMC seeks handmade items
Pine River United Methodist Church seeks local men and women to share handiwork or crafts for display at the church's free Quilt Show and More during Pine River Heritage Days on Sept. 5-6. Items sought include quilting, knitting, crocheting, stained glass, woodworking, counted cross-stitching,...
July 23, 2014 - 11:45am
Pages from the Past - July 24, 2014
75 years ago, July 28, 1939 (Headline) Methodist country store being planned The fifth annual "country store" will be held at the Sam Campbell cottage on Norway Lake. 50 years ago, July 24, 1964 On Tuesday evening, July 28, the Good Samaritan Center will sponsor a Hobo Ice Cream...
July 23, 2014 - 11:26am
United Methodist Church part of Pine River area garage sale
Pine River United Methodist Church will participate in the Pine River Area Garage Sale on Aug. 1-2. Anyone with items to contribute should call the church office at 218-587-4091 Tuesday, Thursday or Friday mornings, or call Bob at 218-682-2288 or Jerry at 218-682-3437. A pickup truck...
July 23, 2014 - 11:25am
July 16, 2014
Historic tour brings Pine River history alive
The history of Pine River has come to life in a historic 1868 Concord Stagecoach tour this summer. Starting June 20 and continuing each Friday until Sept. 5, the Frontier Archive and Historical Tour takes visitors from the historic Pine River Depot to the historic waterfront and...
lifestyles / features
July 16, 2014 - 2:27pm