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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
Crow Wing County Board: Vets memorial an 'eyesore,' officials say
Pine River American Legion to host Memorial Day services
Smithsonian exhibit on Native American veterans opens in Mille Lacs
Military art project honors Marine Corps
Amateur Baseball: Victory League
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Lightning strike down rival Fort Ripley
PR-B's Wosmek wins Park Region hurdles titles
Golf Results - May 25, 2018
Shirley Ann Gross
Cindy Marie Swedberg
Joanne Victoria Johnson
Donald R Albrecht
Puttin' on The Mitts: Mystery ingredients? Challenge accepted
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Making the healthy choice the easy choice: Cuyuna Range Farmers Market
3 Things for Better Health - May 21
The Longest Day: Recognizing beginning stages of Dementia
Grim's Tales: Give time to honor veterans on Memorial Day
Letter to the editor: Park issue sheds light on communication gap
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Letter to the Editor: Thank you to Day of Caring students
Cheesehead Chatter: Take pride in what you have
letters to the editor
Births - May 20, 2018
Births: Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Raymond and Margie Richards
teacher of the year
April 19, 2018
Pequot Lakes: "Mr. B", Sean Bengtson named Teacher of the Year
Students call him Mr. B. And they simply can't wait for his class each day. "Everyone wants to be in Mr. B's class," Kari Norton said of fellow...
April 19, 2018 - 5:00am
April 9, 2018
Five Pequot Lakes teachers nominated for Teacher of the Year
Teachers from Education Minnesota Pequot Lakes recently nominated five teachers for Teacher of the Year in the district. The Teacher of the Year...
April 9, 2018 - 5:00am
March 30, 2018
Looking Back - March 29, 2018
40 years ago - March 30, 1978 (Photo) "MC" Arnold, Post #49, Pequot Lakes, receiving an American Legion Life Membership from Bill Mimm. (Photo) The Crosslake Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Carl Frankenberg, the "Chymney Sweepe," to the area. 30 years ago - March 31, 1988 (Headline)...
March 30, 2018 - 3:30am
December 3, 2017
Backus alumna becomes PR-B Teacher of the Year
After 32 years spent working for the Pine River-Backus School District, Kim Sheley was recently recognized as the Teacher of the Year. But first...
December 3, 2017 - 4:00am
November 23, 2017
Pine River-Backus: Sheley chosen PR-B Teacher of the Year
Kim Sheley, of Backus, was chosen as this year's Pine River-Backus Teacher of the Year. Sheley was nominated by secret ballot, which read, "Kim...
November 23, 2017 - 6:00am
June 5, 2017
Faces: Teacher of the Year shares her journey to speech-language pathology
After changing her college major five times, Teri Kaminski Peterson landed on speech, language and hearing sciences. Now, as a speech pathologist...
June 5, 2017 - 4:00am
May 24, 2017
Pequot Lakes: Speech pathologist is Teacher of the Year
Teri Kaminski Peterson, speech pathologist, was named Pequot Lakes Teacher of the Year for 2017. Peterson was selected by Education Minnesota...
May 24, 2017 - 2:39pm
March 18, 2017
Looking Back - March 18, 2017
40 years ago, March 17, 1977 (Photo) Lee Pellicci sets up a lathe in his private workshop overlooking Nisswa Lake. The retired tool and die maker spends his days on a variety of projects, but he has never lost his love for toy making. (Headline) Deep Portage Reserve personnel look...
March 18, 2017 - 5:30am
November 22, 2016
PR-B School District: Demars named Teacher of the Year
Pine River-Backus High School teacher and coach Tom Demars was honored as the 2017 Teacher of the Year at a Nov. 15 luncheon. Demars has been...
November 22, 2016 - 9:34am
May 18, 2016
Pequot Lakes Teacher of the Year: Even in retirement, Kvale will surround herself with books
Pat Kvale, 26-year media specialist for the Pequot Lakes School District, was named the 2016 Teacher of the Year on Wednesday, May 11, helping...
May 18, 2016 - 10:18am
November 30, 2015
PR-B Teacher of the Year: Tiffany Bergem receives honor
Special education teacher Tiffany Bergem was honored Tuesday, Nov. 17, with recognition as Pine River-Backus Teacher of the Year. "It's a...
November 30, 2015 - 8:46am
May 15, 2015
Pequot Lakes School District: Skaaland named Teacher of the Year
Pequot Lakes High School industrial technology teacher Dan Skaaland was named the district's Teacher of the Year on Wednesday, May 6. "It's...
May 15, 2015 - 11:02am
November 5, 2014
Schleuter is PR-B Teacher of the Year
A week before the ballots were in for the nation, Pine River-Backus (PR-B) Schools elected the 2014 teacher of the year, Deborah Schleuter. Schleuter...
November 5, 2014 - 2:46am