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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - Feb. 17, 2018
KAXE fundraiser set at Roundhouse
Expect a snowy Sunday; forecast calls for 4-6 inches in lakes area
New House candidates emerge at DFL caucus
Drug agents arrest 4 in Crosby bust
Dance: Revolution performs year-end show
Boys basketball: JV Patriots win one of two
College track and field: Lane named athlete of the week
6th-grade Patriot girls 3rd in Park Rapids
Alpine Skiing: Mount Ski Gull places 15 on the podium
Larry D. Johnson
Margaret Adelle Nacey
Geraldine "Gerry" E. Reaser
Donna Rae Wood
Margaret Mary Baxter
Card games: Feb. 17, 2018
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
What I missed during sex education - and you probably did too
Puttin' on The Mitts: Chinese-inspired dishes for the Year of the Dog
Volunteers make charity happen
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
Vogt's Notes: Don't care about politics? Attend a precinct caucus anyway
From the Lefthand Corner: The race is on - again
Letter to the editor: Thanks for supporting Timber Bay
Letter to the editor: Say no to opioids and dreamers
letters to the editor
Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
January 23, 2018
Be grateful for your community
I lived in an apartment complex in Detroit where I never knew one neighbor. When I tried to talk with people I would run into around the complex, they would look at me as if I was mentally challenged. After a few more stops along the way, I finally ended up in the PR-B community....
January 23, 2018 - 7:30am
January 22, 2018
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080. • Guided Imagery & Relaxation Techniques for Kids, for ages 12-19: 5-6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29, Pine River-Backus Elementary School music room....
January 22, 2018 - 5:30am
January 21, 2018
Riewer benefit Feb. 2 at PR-B
On Friday, Feb. 2, a Spaghetti benefit dinner will be held for Coach John Riewer and his wife Kim, who has been battling cancer, at the Pine River-Backus High School in the commons area from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. A silent auction will also be held.
January 21, 2018 - 8:30am
January 17, 2018
Girls basketball: Tigers fall to Clearbrook
Pine River-Backus guard Bailey Wynn tallied 13 points and Gabby Rainwater grabbed 11 rebounds in a 49-41 Northwoods Conference loss to Clearbrook-Gonvick...
January 17, 2018 - 11:00am
Boys basketball: Tigers win two, fall to Red Lake in OT
The Pine River-Backus Tiger boys basketball team pick up consecutive victories for the first time in nearly a month, but ended the week with...
January 17, 2018 - 5:00am
January 10, 2018
Wrestling: Road Crew falls to Cass Lake
The Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Road Crew wrestling team recorded just four victories on Friday, Jan. 5, as the team fell to Cass Lake-Bena...
January 10, 2018 - 7:30am
Boys basketball: Tigers fall to No. 3 Nevis
Nick Ackerman posted 11 points and four assists for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in a 64-33 loss to the undefeated Nevis Tigers in a Northland Conference game Friday, Jan. 5. The Tigers were down just eight points at the half, but Nevis stifled the PR-B offense in the second half,...
January 10, 2018 - 5:30am
Girls basketball: Tigers trounce Nevis
The Pine River-Backus Tigers girls basketball team began the new year with a commanding 67-25 victory over the Nevis Tigers in a Northwoods Conference...
January 10, 2018 - 5:00am
January 9, 2018
PR-B Community Education offers classes
Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080. • Guided Imagery and Relaxation Techniques for Kids (two age options): 5-6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15, for ages 8-11; 5-6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29,...
January 9, 2018 - 6:30am
January 7, 2018
Faces: Smith stays active in PR-B community
Ashley Smith is usually not too hard to find. Usually she is working - often on a volunteer basis - to improve the lives of the youth of Pine...
January 7, 2018 - 4:00am
January 3, 2018
Girls basketball: Tigers 3rd at Mt. Iron-Buhl
Alyssa Semmler recorded 25 points and 11 rebounds - earning a spot on the all-tournament team - to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers girls basketball team to a 56-47 victory over the Cromwell Cardinals in the third-place game of the Mountain Iron-Buhl Tournament Thursday, Dec. 28....
January 3, 2018 - 12:30pm
December 29, 2017
Danecdotes: 2017 a success for Tigers, Patriots
Another year is in the books, and with it comes my annual year in review of area sports. In my end-of-2016 story one year ago, I discussed at...
December 29, 2017 - 9:00am
December 28, 2017
Girls basketball: Tigers lose championship game - Rainwater makes all-tournament team
Gabby Rainwater tossed in 15 points and Alyssa Semmler added 10 for the Pine River-Backus Tigers who lost 61-41 to the Royalton Royals in the...
December 28, 2017 - 6:00am
Boys basketball: Tigers take third at Fornshell - Ackerman earns all-tournament honors
Nick Ackerman registered 23 points to earn all-tournament honors and lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers to a 65-33 victory over Isle in the third-place...
December 28, 2017 - 4:00am
December 27, 2017
Wrestling: Road crew swept in Pierz
The Pierz Pioneers finished it's quadrangular with a 2-1 record Thursday. The Pioneers defeated Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus 51-21 and Mora 46-27 and lost to Detroit Lakes 54-21. Addisuone Harrington went 2-0 with two pins at 132 pounds for Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus, which...
December 27, 2017 - 4:30pm