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October 2, 2018
Nominations sought for Teacher of the Year
October 2, 2018 - 10:30am
June 26, 2018
Looking Back - June 21, 2018
June 26, 2018 - 9:30am
April 19, 2018
Pequot Lakes Teacher of the Year Sean Bengtson, third grade teacher at Eagle View Elementary, reads to his students in the library Thursday, April 12. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes: "Mr. B", Sean Bengtson named Teacher of the Year
April 19, 2018 - 5:00am
April 9, 2018
Top row: Sean Bengtson, Belinda Reier and Jamie Wagner.
Bottom row: Sara Crabb-Erickson and Mindi Brill.
Five Pequot Lakes teachers nominated for Teacher of the Year
April 9, 2018 - 5:00am
March 30, 2018
Looking Back - March 29, 2018
March 30, 2018 - 3:30am
December 3, 2017
Pine River-Backus Teacher of the Year Kim Sheley talks to Alyssa Semmler about her pumpkin pie milk shake recipe. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Backus alumna becomes PR-B Teacher of the Year
December 3, 2017 - 4:00am
November 23, 2017
Kim Sheley is the 2017 Teacher of the Year for the Pine River-Backus School District. Submitted Photo
Pine River-Backus: Sheley chosen PR-B Teacher of the Year
November 23, 2017 - 6:00am
June 5, 2017
Teri Kaminski Peterson, speech pathologist in the Pequot Lakes School District, won this year's Pequot Lakes Teacher of the Year award. Submitted Photo
Faces: Teacher of the Year shares her journey to speech-language pathology
June 5, 2017 - 4:00am
May 24, 2017
Teri Kaminski-Peterson was named the 2017 Pequot Lakes Teacher of the Year. Submitted Photo
Pequot Lakes: Speech pathologist is Teacher of the Year
May 24, 2017 - 2:39pm
March 18, 2017
Looking Back - March 18, 2017
March 18, 2017 - 5:30am
November 22, 2016
Travis Grimler/Echo Journal Pine River-Backus High School teacher and coach Tom Demars said he appreciates the honor of being named 2017 teacher of the year and sees it as a recognition of all of his years with the school.
PR-B School District: Demars named Teacher of the Year
November 22, 2016 - 9:34am
May 18, 2016
Retiring media specialist and Pequot Lakes 2016 Teacher of the Year Pat Kvale considers herself a teacher/librarian, and it all started with one book, Twig. Photo by Travis Grimler
Pequot Lakes Teacher of the Year: Even in retirement, Kvale will surround herself with books
May 18, 2016 - 10:18am
November 30, 2015
Special ed teacher Tiffany Bergem was announced at the Pine River-Backus Community Read Chamber of Commerce luncheon as this year’s Teacher of the Year. Photo by Travis Grimler
PR-B Teacher of the Year: Tiffany Bergem receives honor
November 30, 2015 - 8:46am
May 15, 2015
Industrial tech teacher Dan Skaaland was named the Pequot Lakes Teacher of the Year on Wednesday, May 6.

Photo by Dan Determan
Pequot Lakes School District: Skaaland named Teacher of the Year
May 15, 2015 - 11:02am
November 5, 2014
Teacher Deb Schlueter was recognized at the 2014 Pine River Chamber of Commerce Luncheon at the Pine River-Backus Schools as the 2014 teacher of the year. Presenting her the honor are Pine River-Backus Education Minnesota President Noelle Kuitunen-Johnson and Superintendent Catherine Bettino. Photo by Travis Grimler.
Schleuter is PR-B Teacher of the Year
November 5, 2014 - 2:46am