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American Legion

July 17, 2018
Pillow cleaning services offered in Pequot Lakes
July 17, 2018 - 3:30am
July 13, 2018
Backus dinner to benefit Northern Stars 4-H club
July 13, 2018 - 2:30am
July 11, 2018
Pine River High School class of 1963 to host reunion for all grads
July 11, 2018 - 3:30am
July 6, 2018
Backus Auxiliary to serve breakfast Sunday
July 6, 2018 - 4:30am
June 5, 2018
Hackensack American Legion Post 202 donated $4000 to the Hackensack Chamber for the fireworks fund.  Dave Woodruff, Post 202 Gambling Manager presented the check to Hackensack Chamber President Kris Barchus.
Hackensack Legion donates for fireworks
June 5, 2018 - 9:00am
June 3, 2018
The Regional Report: Staples to see new apartment building, moves closer to another
June 3, 2018 - 4:00am
May 31, 2018
Two Memorial Day service attendees visited historian/veteran Douglas Birk’s grave at Pine Ridge Cemetery in Pine River on Monday, May 28, sitting on his memorial bench.
Fallen service members honored on Memorial Day
May 31, 2018 - 7:00am
May 29, 2018
Benefit golf tournament for youth slated in Walker
May 29, 2018 - 6:30am
May 24, 2018
The official emblem of the 40 & 8. The triangular shape suggests veterans of the air, land and sea. By Feddacheenee [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], from Wikimedia Commons
Veterans organization seeks nursing students for scholarships
May 24, 2018 - 11:00am
May 22, 2018
Pastor Greg Stine
Backus, Nisswa announce Memorial Day events
May 22, 2018 - 9:00am
April 24, 2018
The Minnesota Licensed Beverage Association will offer a safe serving alcohol class from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, May 17, at the Backus American Legion. illustration
Safe serving alcohol class offered in Backus
April 24, 2018 - 7:00am
April 15, 2018
From left are U.S. Bank Vice President Melinda Thein, Backus American Legion Commander Eugene Gagnon and U.S. Bank Regional President Michael Markman. Submitted Photo
U.S. Bank awards $5,000 to Backus Legion on behalf of employee
April 15, 2018 - 5:00am
April 10, 2018
The 32 replica dog tags of the soldiers from the 194th Tank Battalion Company A who died in combat, as a prisoner of war or the Death March are positioned on a scabbard of a sword after the Fall of Bataan 76th Anniversary Wreath Laying Ceremony Monday, April 9. Each soldier’s name was read and during a ceremony at the Brainerd National Guard Armory. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Video and Gallery
Bataan memorial service honors Brainerd armed forces
April 10, 2018 - 4:00am
March 30, 2018
Looking Back - March 29, 2018
March 30, 2018 - 3:30am
March 16, 2018
Joe Doerfler, a longtime Crosslake resident, is honored as this year's grand marshal for the St. Patrick's Day parade because of his lengthy list of volunteer contributions to the city. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Faces: At 80, St. Patrick's Day parade grand marshal Doerfler says activity is key to long life
March 16, 2018 - 9:00am