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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Area students participate in regional spelling bee
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Syrian writer Osama Alomar to speak at CLC
Backus: Council chooses low bid for road project
Job fair set for April 4
Crosslake archers 10th in Cook - Mitchell 14th among HS girls
Sailing: Gull Lake Sailing School launches Brainerd High School team
St. Louis River muskies on the move
Commentary: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
Leona Louise Ness
Arlene Julia Boesch
Wendy Jean Bassamore
Brian B. Eide
Ricki Gene Huber
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
Piano students earn honors at festival
Faith: The gospel preaches a radical message
5 Irish-themed sweets for St. Patrick's Day
Card games: March 5-9, 2018
Ask A Trooper: What the law requires at red lights, stop signs
Opinion: Easter - America needs a good story
The Cracker Barrel: The most popular hobby
Letter to the editor: Reader believes bituminous plants illegal in Lake Shore
Staging your home not as easy as you think
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Pine River library
Browser column: Rudolph reminds us that bullying is not OK
Happy holiday season, friends and neighbors. With the onslaught of various holiday greetings and messages everywhere, I have been pondering the origins of some of these, for want of a better word, "things" that have become tradition - the colors of red and green, the tree with decorations,...
December 19, 2016 - 9:14am
September 9, 2016
Browser Column: Native Pride Productions founder to present program in Pine River
Friends and neighbors, "Heritage," according to The Merriam-Webster Dictionary, is a legacy or birthright. I know nothing of my own heritage. I am what is known as a foundling. This is not the case of our latest offering from the Minnesota Legacy Program. He is Larry Yazzie, founder...
September 9, 2016 - 9:54am
August 12, 2016
Pine River Library fundraisers sell sweet treats
Two fundraisers for the Pine River Public Library raised money through the sale of cupcakes and pies. The two events are organized to gather...
August 12, 2016 - 8:36am
July 27, 2016
Browser: Pie on Park
Friends and neighbors, I firmly believe Marie Antoinette should have said, "Let them eat pie." The starving masses would have been nourished. And speaking of pie, "Pie on Park" is coming right up. It will be Friday, August 5 th . We need pie bakers. This isn't hard. I'd do it myself...
July 27, 2016 - 4:52pm
Reminders-July 28, 2016
Nisswa Garden Club show The Nisswa Garden Club will present A Festival of Tables free to the public from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Thursday, July 28, at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa. The event will feature unique and lively themed tables complete with dishes, floral designs...
July 27, 2016 - 12:14pm
July 6, 2016
Browser: Pine River Library to host program on India, book sale
Friends and neighbors, and most specifically my younger friends and neighbors, Soon, very soon, comes a special presentation by our Minnesota Legacy Program in whole or part with money dedicated to preserve Minnesota's arts and cultural heritage - India! "The seventh-largest country...
July 6, 2016 - 1:33pm
June 1, 2016
Summer fun to begin at Pine River Library
Friends and neighbors, It is the commencement of glorious summer here in Minnesota, and the Pine River Public Library. First on the docket are our reading programs for the young people, "Read for the Win." Signup for these programs is Monday, June 6, and the programs begin Saturday,...
June 1, 2016 - 1:10pm
May 17, 2016
Wine, beer, spirits tasting fundraiser set May 19 in Pine River
Friends and neighbors of the adult human variety! There is a fabulous event coming soon. It is located at Bites Grill and Bar so I can't attend, but Muriel promises to take the flat Browser so I can at least make my presence known. This event is to benefit both the Pine River Public...
May 17, 2016 - 5:48pm
May 4, 2016
Library welcomes Reed as associate librarian: Pine River to host Norwegian folk musician
Spring is a time for new beginnings. Here at the Pine River Public Library we have begun. Michaela Reed has begun as our new associate librarian. She is a longstanding member of our community and many of us have known her for a long time. Her parents, Liz Hedman and Scott Amundson,...
May 4, 2016 - 10:50am
April 20, 2016
Pine River Library: Library to host Minnesota author April 29
Friends and neighbors, I don't think when the phrase "April showers bring May flowers" was written they were referring to snow showers. Obviously that particular writer wasn't from Minnesota. Still, perhaps the flowers will come regardless. Meantime, read loads of books about flowers....
April 20, 2016 - 2:09pm
January 15, 2016
Pine River Library is more than just a place to store books
The 1960s were important in the history of Pine River. It was then that the historical “Logsleds to Snowmobiles” book reports the loss of...
January 15, 2016 - 1:25pm
January 11, 2016
Browser Column Jan. 7, 2016: Adult reading program under way
Read, read, read! It's time for the adult reading program at the Pine River Public Library. "Snow Time to Read" is starting. By the time you read this we are up and running - or "reading," rather. The dates are Saturday, Jan. 2, through the end of March. Pick up an entry sheet at...
January 11, 2016 - 9:12am
November 13, 2015
Browser: Pine River Library lists holiday happenings
We are now, friends and neighbors, in that festive season. One holiday after another. Veterans Day was Nov. 11. Thanksgiving, a moveable feast, is Nov. 26 this year. Our library is closed those days. Then comes the festival of lights. It's a case of "a rose by any other name...
November 13, 2015 - 2:29pm
August 7, 2015
Pine River Library Foundation sells over 200 pieces of pie
The Pine River Library Foundation earned $1,250 in its first year hosting the Pie on Park Avenue fundraiser. The fundraiser, formerly Pie on...
August 7, 2015 - 2:53pm
August 5, 2015
Girl Scouts win all cupcake war trophies
Girl Scouts were up against stiff competition at the annual Cupcake Wars on Saturday, Aug. 1, at The Warehouse in Pine River, but they still...
August 5, 2015 - 11:43am