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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Gov. Dayton names Tina Smith to replace Sen. Al Franken
Reclaiming the future for ruffed grouse
Crow Wing County Board: For 8th consecutive year, county passes reduced levy
Silent auction, bake sale on tap Dec. 15 at Nisswa Legion
Local resident named Crow Wing and Area 8 Conservationist of the Year
CLC launches Raider Athletics Capital Campaign
Inside the Outdoors: First ice is a timeless temptation
Caution urged for snowmobilers
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Area students take part in snowmobile safety
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Robin "Stuba" Dawn Johnson
Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
Grace United Methodist to present Christmas cantata
Chef's Hat: Turn to comfort foods for that busy time of year
3 things for better health - Dec. 12
Faith: Pecan pie
Crosslake church to host Christmas tea for women, girls
Opinion: How to have a merry Christmas
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't stress about Christmas
Enjoy Momma's mouth-watering fudge recipe
The Last Windrow: The story of Clausey Sands
Opinion: A snapshot does not tell the whole story
letters to the editor
Elmer and Val Stephan
Births - Nov. 26, 2017
December 6, 2017
Boys basketball: Tigers fall to Rangers in season opener
Torry Hirschey had 23 points and Nick Ackerman chipped in with 18, but the Pine River-Backus Tiger boys basketball team kicked off the 2017-2018...
December 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 25, 2017
Northwest Minnesota school in danger of losing fall, winter sports
HALSTAD, Minn.—There is a chance Norman County West High School of Halstad, Minn., will be without girls basketball, boys basketball, football...
April 25, 2017 - 9:07pm
March 22, 2017
WATCH: Last-second heave sends No. 1 Champlin Park to 4A boys basketball semis
Sam Dubois thought McKinley Wright would make the shot. With the Class 4A boys basketball quarterfinal game tied 50-50 and the clock winding...
March 22, 2017 - 6:08pm
March 14, 2017
PL 6th grade boys take first in Walker
The Pequot Lakes Patriots sixth-grade boys basketball team took first at the Walker Basketball Tournament Saturday, Feb. 25. Back row, from left:...
March 14, 2017 - 7:10am
March 13, 2017
PL boys take first in Brainerd
The Pequot Lakes Pariots sixth-grade boys basketball team took first place at the Brainerd Paul Bunyan Classic tournament Saturday, Feb. 11....
March 13, 2017 - 6:50am
January 27, 2017
Tiger boys lose two games
Nick Ackerman led the team with eight points, four rebounds and three steals as the Pine River-Backus Tigers boys basketball team fell to the...
January 27, 2017 - 12:16am
January 15, 2017
Area Boys Basketball: Patriots fall to Nevis
PEQUOT LAKES—Zach Sjoblad tallied 22 points during the Pequot Lakes Patriots 49-47 loss to the Nevis Tigers Saturday. Cody Huss added 10 points and Gage Westlund scored nine for Pequot, which dropped to 7-5, while the Tigers improved to 10-1. Nevis 26 23—49...
January 15, 2017 - 8:57pm
December 14, 2016
Tiger boys win two
Nick Ackerman collected 14 points and 11 rebounds for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in their 68-54 Northland Conference win over the Northome/Kelliher Mustangs Friday, Dec. 9. Other Tiger double-digit scorers included Torry Hirschey 11, Joe Davidson 11 and Brady Raph and Nate Brasel...
December 14, 2016 - 1:48pm
March 1, 2016
North Subsection 5-1A Boys Basketball: Underdog Pirates stun top-seeded PRB for subsection title
Verndale 76, PR-Backus 60 The key: The Pirates shot 53 percent from the field, 68 percent at the foul line Overall: V 19-9, PRB 22-7 Next: Verndale...
March 1, 2016 - 9:37am
December 21, 2015
Area Male Athlete: Larson, Patriots running
Hunter Larson was not a great cross country runner. He's the first to admit that. But the work he put in during the fall season is paying...
December 21, 2015 - 10:47am