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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Radinovich champions labor causes in face of workforce declines
Backus Legion dinner to benefit 4-H
Winter hours to begin at Crow Wing County landfill
Child sexual exploitation happens - Events addressing prevention set
AARP seeks tax aide volunteers
Emily Greens Champions
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
Volleyball: 7th-grade Patriots take Mid-State crown
High School Football: Green Wave washes over Patriots
Inside the Outdoors: 'f/8, and Be There'
Greg R. Blume
Jordan Scott Kohl
Crosslake church to host hymn festival Sunday
We are more than pink!
Chef's Hat: Shrimp are versatile, but don't overcook them
Going Dutch: Hodgepodge Potatoes are a cold-weather comfort
Pleasant Hill Church to host fall harvest concert
Letter to the editor: CWC needs Barrows, Brekken
Letter to the editor: Vote Cathy Malecha for mayor
Guest Opinion: Your Legal Rights: Computer Scams
Letter to the editor: Crosslake's Nevin takes a stand
Letter to the editor: Vote Moody for PL School Board
letters to the editor
Kate Wulf- Mathew Spaan
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
September 29, 2018
Should I tell someone with advanced dementia about possible cancer?
Dear Carol: My mom, 83, is in a memory unit because she has advanced Lewy body dementia (LBD). While a nurse was bathing Mom, she noticed a breast...
September 29, 2018 - 7:00am
June 9, 2018
In honor of Brent: Donation will keep Backus firefighters safe
Former Backus firefighter Brent Godfrey left his blood family and firefighting family reeling when he died Nov. 10, 2016. Most of the Backus...
June 9, 2018 - 7:00am
June 1, 2018
Cancer benefit for Kim Riewer is June 2 in Staples
A fundraiser to benefit cancer sufferer Kim Riewer is set for 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at Lefty's in Staples. Her husband, John, is a teacher and coach at Pine River-Backus School. Activities will include a bean bag tournament, T-shirt sale, raffle and free will donation...
June 1, 2018 - 4:30am
May 30, 2018
Benefit: Cancer benefit for Kim Riewer June 2 in Staples
A fundraiser to benefit Kim Riewer's battle with cancer is set for 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at Lefty's in Staples. Riewer's husband, John, is a teacher and coach at Pine River-Backus. Activities will include a bean bag tournament, T-shirt sale, raffle and free-will donation...
May 30, 2018 - 8:30am
January 25, 2018
A seismic upheaval, then spiritual strength
It hit her—tied up in tubes on a sterile medical bed at St. Mary's Duluth Clinic, minutes after her friend left and weeks after the initial...
January 25, 2018 - 7:00am
January 7, 2018
Odorless, colorless and tasteless radioactive gas threatens homeowners
Crow Wing County homeowners may have a killer among them and don't even know it. Radon is the second-leading cause of lung cancer in the United...
January 7, 2018 - 5:00am
January 3, 2018
Cough leads to cancer diagnosis for Minn. toddler
BRANDON, Minn. — When Adrianna Sletto realized her 2-year-old daughter Kaidence seemed to be under the weather in early December, she...
January 3, 2018 - 10:18am
December 24, 2017
'Enjoy life and make the best of every day': Nolan, daughter discuss her fight with lung cancer
DULUTH — The coming year almost promises to draw U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan into a battle for his political life. He's being targeted from all...
December 24, 2017 - 6:10am
October 2, 2017
Pink Tie Party to aid breast cancer patients
The eighth annual Pink Tie Party to support breast cancer patients in the Brainerd lakes area will run from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 5, at Cragun's...
October 2, 2017 - 7:00am
August 22, 2017
Shoot Down Cancer sporting clays event set Aug. 24
A "Shoot Down Cancer" sporting clays event will be Thursday, Aug. 24, at Hunts Point Gun Club, 2142 County Road 29, Pequot Lakes. This event...
August 22, 2017 - 8:00am
July 26, 2017
Shoot Down Cancer Sporting Clays Event
A "Shoot Down Cancer" sporting clays event will take place on Thursday, Aug. 24, at Hunts Point Gun Club on County Road 29 in Pequot Lakes. The...
July 26, 2017 - 9:30am
June 24, 2017
PR-B Relay for Life raises more than $18,000
Walkers braved the elements on a rainy evening Friday, June 16, to participate in the 14th annual Pine River-Backus Area Relay For Life on the...
June 24, 2017 - 8:00am
June 9, 2017
Despite a rare cancer diagnosis and $12,000-a-month medication, this couple is staying positive
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - When the oncologist entered the room on October 7, 2015, she posed one question to Seth Lardy. "She goes, 'How are you still...
June 9, 2017 - 1:04pm
June 8, 2017
Relay for Life 5K is Friday; relay event is June 16
The second annual Pine River-Backus Relay For Life 5K/Family Fun Run will be held Friday, June 9, with registration at 6 p.m. and the run at 7 p.m. at PR-B High School. The race fee is $15 per individual or $35 for a family of four. T-shirts will be available for purchase on site....
June 8, 2017 - 4:30am
May 18, 2017
Warroad, Minn., 4-year-old boy battling rare cancer
Warroad, Minn. - It's something no parent wants to hear - your child has an extremely rare form of cancer. That news was delivered to Knox's...
May 18, 2017 - 10:11am