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House burns in Crosslake Saturday
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Mission Fire Department buys life-saving equipment
Operation Round-Up donations distributed
Patriot Perspective: Innovation, personalization require solid fundamentals
Stone places 10th overall at state meet
PL boys take third
PR-B Pulse competes in section meet
Junior Hockey: Blizzard swarms North Stars
Tiger girls split week
Judith M. Koska
How to keep Valentine flowers fresh
Faith in Action sponsors workshop on aging
Baby, it's cold outside
Pages from the Past-Feb. 11, 2016
Looking Back-Feb. 11, 2016
MMBA Home Show
As I See It: The whole story ...
The Last Windrow: A special Valentine's Day card
Editorials, articles and ads - hey, what?: Newspaper vocabulary for the inquisitive
Faith: Why Lent?
From the Lefthand Corner: Reflecting on junior college
letters to the editor
House burns in Crosslake Saturday
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...
News / business
January 15, 2016 - 1:25pm
January 13, 2016
Road Crew wins 6 of 7
Isaac Manthei pinned all three of his opponents improving to 17-2 while the Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Road Crew went 2-1 at the Osakis dual...
January 13, 2016 - 3:25pm
Calendar of events-Jan. 14, 2016
January 14-17 Back to Hack events, Hackensack 16 Friends of the Arts event, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Lakes Latte, Pequot Lakes 16 Pequot Lakes-Breezy Point Lions Club wine and beer FUNdraiser, 6-8 p.m., Billy's of Breezy Point 17 Winter Winds, Lakes Area Music Festival performance, 7 p.m.,...
lifestyles / entertainment
January 13, 2016 - 2:41pm
Tigers fall in 2 of 3 games
The Pine River-Backus dropped two of their three games last week, including their first conference loss of the season. PR-B 38, Nevis 37 Alyssa...
January 13, 2016 - 9:12am
January 6, 2016
Senior Menu: 010716
The Senior Nutrition Program offers a nutritionally balanced meal for all people to enjoy. Meals are served Monday-Friday at 11:30 a.m. in Pine River and Crosslake. The suggested voluntary donation is $4 per meal for those over 60 and $7.15 for those under 60. Meals on Wheels are...
January 6, 2016 - 3:17pm
Looking Back - Jan. 7, 2016
10 years ago, Jan. 5, 2006 A Dec. 30 fire destroyed the home of Chris and Leila Carlson on Old Highway 371 in Jenkins. Crosslake couple Kenneth and Virginia Merrill donate $250,000 to library fund. 20 years ago, Jan. 4, 1996 Keeping dogs within the city limits means they must be licensed...
January 6, 2016 - 3:11pm
December 31, 2015
Explorer program trains young firefighters in Pequot Lakes, Pine River
While responding to an August 2014 fire at Underdogs Bar & Grill in Pine River, Pequot Lakes fire chief Tom Nelson noticed youth at the fire...
December 31, 2015 - 8:40am
December 30, 2015
Pages from the Past-Dec. 31, 2015
50 years ago, Dec. 31, 1965 (Headline) Fox trappers have bonanza; demand for red fox pelts great Mr. Henry Rose, who for the past 19 years has conducted a plumbing and heating business in Pine River, recently completed a new business building that is an attractive addition to the...
December 30, 2015 - 8:21am
December 24, 2015
Pine River Cribbage Tournament to start Jan. 5
The 39th annual Pine River Cribbage Tournament will start at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 5, at the Pine River American Legion. The tournament will run for eight weeks with a banquet at the end. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call Nancy Stiller at 218-568-5980.
December 24, 2015 - 11:43am
December 23, 2015
Pages from the Past-Dec 24, 2015
60 years ago, Dec. 30, 1955 (Headline) Cass County fugitive halted by shotgun blast (Headline) 14-year-old youth admits burglary at Howard's Motor 50 years ago, Dec. 24, 1965 (Headline) Herb Krumweide sustains heavy loss in Monday night fire (Headline) Many requests received for emergency...
December 23, 2015 - 12:14pm
December 11, 2015
Pine River residents wins raffled Ice Castle Fish House
Kelly Kline of Pine River won the grand prize Ice Castle Fish House in the Pine River-Backus (PR-B) Booster Club's fundraising raffle. The winning tickets were drawn Dec.
December 11, 2015 - 9:56am
December 4, 2015
Events slated Dec. 5 in Pine River
Pine River will be home to the following events Saturday, Dec. 5: • United Methodist Church "Kid's Shop Day" from 10 a.m. to noon at the church. • Pine River American Legion Arts/Craft and Bake Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Legion. • First Lutheran Church Cookie Walk...
December 4, 2015 - 1:20pm
Peterson works to preserve Pine River: He's a lifetime resident
Pine River has been the home of Jerry Peterson's family for the past 115 years, when his family first settled there. In his lifetime, he has...
lifestyles / faces
December 4, 2015 - 9:52am
December 3, 2015
State money for roads is drop in bucket, but appreciated by small cities
Last session, Minnesota lawmakers reached a compromise on a plan to fix roads and bridges in the state - a compromise that benefits small cities exclusively. The $12.5 million in transportation funding approved for towns under 5,000 was split among more than 700 small cities, making...
December 3, 2015 - 9:18am
November 30, 2015
College in the Schools teaching requirement gets slight reprieve
The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) recently decided that high school teachers will be required to have a master's degree and 18 graduate credits in a specific field to teach a College in the Schools (CIS) course effective in September 2017. However, the commission has since backpedaled...
November 30, 2015 - 8:56am