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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Bringing Bean Hole Days back to its roots - Area residents honored
Lakefront property owner wants vacation rentals regulated
SWCD to host annual photo contest
Clamshell and Bertha Lakes Association to host meeting
SUV and deer collide, injuring passenger
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Patriot hoopsters take part in Heat Check Camp
Athletics: Pequot fall sports meeting scheduled
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher rebounds for win
Amateur Baseball: Nisswa, Fort win playoff opener
Curtiss and Marlene Krantz (Olk)
Edward R. Van Beek
Jevonne M. Ness
John B. Rugloski
Rodger F. Farber
3 Things for Better Health - July 16
Grim's Grub: Recipes harken back to Spurrier Hotel opening
Backus Legion Auxiliary makes donation
Card games: July 2-6, 2018
One pan egg bake: only fresh ingredients needed
As I See It: The America I believe we need
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
The Last Windrow: Life lessons learned on the farm
Letter to the editor: Thank you, Pequot Lakes police
Letter to the Editor: There's only one set of facts
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
Pine River library
August 14, 2017
Pie on Park Avenue raises $420 for library
The annual Pie on Park Avenue event, held Friday, Aug. 4 in Pine River, raised $420 for the Pine River Library's three-season reading porch project....
August 14, 2017 - 6:00am
July 4, 2017
Browser: Library is a busy place in summer
Friends and neighbors, As the years roll by I find myself more and more grateful for the warmth of early summer. June is gone and I have not written for a while. There have been some programs at the library that I have enjoyed. I have had visitors from Iowa who stopped by just to...
July 4, 2017 - 7:30am
May 17, 2017
Browser: Library Building Foundation members needed
Friends and neighbors, In my dotage I am called upon to reach out to our community in many ways. Some are simply announcements. Others are calls for help. This one is a call for help. Muriel has alerted me that we have a shortage of humans to help with our Pine River Library Building...
May 17, 2017 - 5:30am
January 19, 2017
Browser: Learn how to get ebooks on your devices Saturday- Adult winter reading program begins
Friends and neighbors, Guess what? More free stuff from your Pine River Public Library and Kitchigami Regional Library in conjunction with the Pine River-Backus Community Education program! This time it is a class on how to get ebooks on your devices. What devices, you may ask? You...
January 19, 2017 - 10:35pm
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