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NASA Mars rover finds clear evidence for ancient, long-lived lakes
'... we will bleed a great deal ...' Ruling limits college-level courses offered at high schools
Police blotter-Oct. 8, 2015
Pequot Lakes: Consensus is more budget cuts needed
Backus Lions participate in HOWA Amazing Race
Nisswa's Phelps retires after long career officiating football
Crow Wing: County seeks public comment on all-terrain vehicle ordinance revisions
Pillager capitalizes on mistakes, topples Tigers 24-13
Patriots down Gobblers in matchup of top teams
Tigers top Blackduck in homecoming match
John Elmer Theien
Partners following friendship journey
Northwoods Arts Council announces 2016 Hackensack Hot Jazz Festival
Calendar Oct. 8, 2015
Backus Legion to host annual great pumpkin contest
Backus Lions Fly-In Pancake Breakfast raises $2,000
MMBA Home Show
Former Nisswa Park Commission member shares views
Letters to the Editor: Cost never seems to be a factor
Grim's Tales: Thou shalt not post false witness against thy neighbors
The Last Windrow: Should I head to South Dakota?
Cracker Barrel: Making meaning
letters to the editor
Births-Oct 1, 2015
Births - Sept. 24, 2015
Births - September 10
July 1, 2015
Summerfest a hit in Pine River
Thanks to sunny skies, the annual Pine River Summerfest Parade attracted its usual crowd Saturday, June 27. The parade featured various categories...
July 1, 2015 - 10:55am
June 25, 2015
The Last Windrow: Small-town festivals have big hearts
The last thing on my mind as I herded the WD Allis-Chalmers tractor and two-row cultivator down the green rows of young corn in 1959 was that at some time in the far future I would be helping to organize a summer festival. I didn't have the occasion to organize much during those...
opinion / columns
June 25, 2015 - 12:05pm
June 11, 2015
Pine River Summerfest Medallion Hunt to begin Monday
The Summerfest Medallion Hunt will begin Monday, June 15, in Pine River. Daily clues will be posted on the Chamber's Facebook page as well as the Pine River Information Center's door. The medallion will be hidden within the city limits of Pine River on public ground. No digging...
June 11, 2015 - 10:50am
May 21, 2015
Pine River: Council considers opening first response to non-firefighters
During the Tuesday, May 12, Pine River City Council meeting, Pine River Fire Chief Kevin Kleiner said the city might consider opening its first response team to the general public. The Pine River Fire Department currently manages first response calls in the fire district, but Kleiner...
May 21, 2015 - 11:32am
July 9, 2014
News of the North - 2014 Pine River Summerfest
The best part of the summer is finally here: it's parade time! The Echo Journal & NOTN crew start the season off with the 2014 Pine River...
July 9, 2014 - 4:04pm
July 2, 2014
Pine River Summerfest a blast
Pine River Summerfest celebrated the city's plaid theme in style last weekend. This year's festival featured the usual parade, Prairie Fire...
July 2, 2014 - 3:00pm
Thank you to all who helped with Summerfest
To all who worked or visited Pine River during the 36th annual Pine River Summerfest, a hearty thank you from the Pine River Chamber of Commerce! What started out as a mere sidewalk sale in 1978 is now a time where multiple organizations, businesses and individuals do their part...
opinion / columns
July 2, 2014 - 12:03pm
June 28, 2014
2014 Pine River Summerfest Parade
The rain held off for the 2014 Pine River Summerfest parade on Saturday, June 28 in downtown Pine River. To see more photos, go to h...
June 28, 2014 - 7:01pm
2014 Pine River Summerfest
2014 Pine River Summerfest featuring music, entertainment, crafts, sidewalk sales, and the parade on Saturday, June 28. To see more photos,...
June 28, 2014 - 7:00pm
June 26, 2014
Pine River Summerfest on tap this weekend
Pine River Summerfest will run Friday-Sunday, June 27-29. Following is a schedule of events. June 26-28 10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Pine River Art Club Show at The Warehouse, free. Friday, June 27 Daily: Sidewalk sales. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.: Arts and Crafts Displays, downtown. 9 a.m.-5...
lifestyles / entertainment
June 26, 2014 - 2:59pm
Pine River resident finds Summerfest Medallion
Pine River's Gabe Frausto found the Summerfest medallion Friday, June 20, hidden under a retaining wall block at the new Pine River swimming...
June 26, 2014 - 11:49am
June 20, 2014
5 clues for the Pine River Summerfest Medallion Hunt
Clue #1 The medallion is now hidden for peering eyes to find. It is waiting on public ground where many feet have tread. Clue #2 Don't...
June 20, 2014 - 12:25pm