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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Nisswa dentist to pay cash for candy
Walker church to serve Hunters Feast Nov. 8
Ruud attends Great Lakes Commission annual meeting
Township seats on general election ballot
Police Blotter - October 30
Detroit Lakes rolls past Patriots
Pete's Point: Attendance increases for improved North Stars
Garai claims girls’ title at Birch Tree
Tigers fall to Lake Park-Audubon 32-18 in Fargodome
Wiebolt chosen Patriots' MVP
Jerome Thomas Reh
Beryl Roberta Barett Fadden
Tre's Toman Lloyd
William H. Erickson
Kathryn Kay (Thompson) Bergman
Inspiration: Planet of the Apes
Maple Hill church to host Fall & Deer Hunters Dinner
Crosslake Lutheran Church to sponsor viewing of 'The Typist' onNov. 6
Brainerd Christian Women's Connection to meet Nov. 7
Looking Back - October 23
Tiger Talk: Your vote counts!
Letters to the Editor: Send John Ward back to Capitol
Letters to the Editor: My vote goes to Paul Thiede
Letters to the Editor: Voting independently is not a wasted vote
Letters to the Editor: Politicians should tell truth
letters to the editor
Larson, Tarara wed
Births - October 16
October 28, 2014
Pine River-Backus football section semifinals
Royalton defeated Pine River-Backus 28-8 in the Section 6A semifinals on Saturday, Oct. 25. For more photos, KLICK Here!
October 28, 2014 - 2:09pm
October 24, 2014
Cass County: Sheriff's substation may leave Pine River
A Cass County Sheriff's Office substation in Pine River may move to Backus following a Cass County Board decision not to renew a contract with Pine River if the city requires rent. The sheriff's office has contracted with Pine River for rent-free space at the city's offices since...
October 24, 2014 - 3:17pm
October 22, 2014
Tigers spike Walker-Hackensack-Akeley
The Pine River-Backus Tigers' seniors were on fire for their last regular season match against the Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Wolves on Tuesday, Oct. 14, as Megan Felthous had 20 kills, Megan Porta had 17, and Liz Downie put up 14 set assists in a 25-12, 25-11, and 25-19 Northland Conference...
October 22, 2014 - 4:35pm
PR-B upsets Browerville 43-11
No. 6 Pine River-Backus upset No. 3 Browerville 34-11 in the Section 6A semifinals on Tuesday, Oct. 21. The Tigers will play at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Royalton. Also, speaking of football, the Pequot Lakes Patriots will host Park Rapids in the Section 8AAA semifinals at...
October 22, 2014 - 10:00am
October 17, 2014
News of the North - Elections are here
Guess what time it is? That's right – election time! NOTN is back at an exciting time. Shamp's Meat Market is closing after almost 50 years in business and Bob Spizzo has been inducted in to the Hospitality Hall of Fame.
October 17, 2014 - 5:35pm
In The Bleachers With Wheaties - Playoffs Have Begun
The fall season is coming to a close as playoffs begin. Most sports are in playoff mode from both Pine River-Backus and Pequot Lakes schools.
October 17, 2014 - 5:30pm
October 16, 2014
Bagley rallies to defeat Tigers
The Pine River-Backus Tigers traveled to Bagley Flyers on Friday, Oct.
October 16, 2014 - 2:54pm
Patriots 2nd, TIgers 3rd at tournament
The Pequot Lakes Patriots placed second and the Pine River-Backus Tigers were third at the 10-team Long Prairie-Grey Eagle volleyball tournament on Saturday, Oct. 11. Morgan Lohmiller had 55 set assists and Brittny Bzdok added 23 kills for Pequot Lakes, which swept two games against...
October 16, 2014 - 12:28pm
October 9, 2014
Tigers overcome Blackduck, lose to Sebeka
Despite a half-hour delay because of a power outage and a rough start when the power did finally come back on, the Pine River-Backus (PR-B) Tigers volleyball team overcame the Blackduck Drakes 3-1 on Friday, Oct. 3. "First the school had a power outage, and then our team had a power...
October 9, 2014 - 3:02pm
Tigers demolish Red Lake, 61-0
The Pine River-Backus Tigers demolished the visiting Red Lake Warriors 61-0 in North Star Conference play on a frigid, snowy Friday, Oct. 3. The Warriors received the opening kickoff and did nothing, turning the ball over on downs at their own 33-yard line.
October 9, 2014 - 3:01pm
October 2, 2014
Tigers sweep Pillager
Annie Semmler and Liz Downie each had seven kills as the Pine River-Backus Tigers pounced on the Pillager Huskies 25-12, 25-9, 25-16 for a non-conference homecoming win on Friday, Sept. 26. "I feel like in the last couple weeks we have really grown not only as a team, but friends...
October 2, 2014 - 3:41pm
Tigers edged by Blackduck
The Pine River-Backus Tigers football team dropped a 28-20 decision against the Blackduck Drakes in a thrilling homecoming game between the North Star Conference schools on Friday, Sept. 26. The loss snapped PR-B's three-game winning streak. The Tigers, 2-1 in the conference and...
October 2, 2014 - 2:28pm
PR-B teacher to receive 3M Innovative Economic Educator Award
The Minnesota Council on Economic Education (MCEE) will honor Kyle Bergem, a Pine River-Backus High School teacher, at its annual EconFest celebration Oct. 23 at Thrivent Financial in Minneapolis. Bergem will receive the 3M Innovative Economic Educator Award, which recognizes educators...
news / education
October 2, 2014 - 1:37pm
PR-B Booster Club raffling Ice Castle Fish House
The Pine River-Backus (PR-B) Booster Club is conducting a fundraising raffle with first prize being an Ice Castle Fish House. The drawing will be held at 7 pm. Dec. 23 at PR-B High School. Tickets are $5 each. First prize is a 2014 6.5-foot by 14-foot Ice Castle Fish House. Second...
news / education
October 2, 2014 - 1:37pm
October 1, 2014
PR-B Family Center Happenings: 100214
October happenings Following are the Pine River-Backus (PR-B) Family Center happenings for October: Office hours: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Fridays. Parent Toolkit: Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 7, from 5-6:30 p.m. and runs for five weeks. A Parent's Toolkit...
October 1, 2014 - 4:08pm