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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Nolan staff to hold meetings in area
Nisswa Garden Club to meet Oct. 26
Mayor's Notebook: Investing in Crosslake's future
CLC travel study information meeting set Oct. 23
Police Blotter - Oct. 19, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: MIKE JACOBS/ Fall often brings wanderers to our area
Danecdotes: Lueck resigns as girls track coach
Astros blank Yanks in Game 7, advance to World Series
Patriot youth participate in 'Bobber Bowl'
Verlander, Astros force decisive Game 7 vs. Yanks
Robert Lawrence Maples
Esther Villeneuve Lemire
Looking Back - Oct. 19, 2017
Pages from the Past - Oct. 19, 2017
Senior Menus: Oct. 19, 2017
Eagle View donates to Kinship Partners
Calendar of events: Oct. 19, 2017
As I See It: Me thinks we doth protest too much
Faith column: Modern Christianity
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Letter to the editor: Letter filled with innuendos, half-truths
Cheesehead Chatter: Take those small steps to reach your goals
letters to the editor
Births - Sept. 24, 2017
Births - Aug. 27, 2017
October 20, 2017
Nisswa: Students learn importance of American flag
Fourth-graders from Nisswa Elementary School learned about the history and importance of the American flag and how to properly dispose of old...
October 20, 2017 - 9:00am
Mills, France reign at PR-B homecoming
The homecoming crowns were passed at Pine River-Backus on Friday, Oct. 13, when Cody France and Emma Mills became royalty as king and queen....
October 20, 2017 - 8:00am
October 14, 2017
Patriot Perspective: I wish you bad luck
I consider myself blessed to have parents who, despite my current age of 38, still take the time to clip articles out of the newspaper to share...
October 14, 2017 - 7:00am
October 11, 2017
September - Grades 9-12: PR-B Students of the Month
Pine River-Backus Students of the Month for September in grades 9-12 are Alyssa Semmler, Jacob Sherwood, Hunter Rice, Austin Mackert, Logan Carlson,...
October 11, 2017 - 6:30am
September - Grades 5-8: PR-B Students of the Month
Pine River-Backus Students of the Month for September in grades 5-8 are Austin Staricha, Trey Tuchtenhagen, Mikayla Seibert, Chloe Andrus, Burke...
October 11, 2017 - 6:00am
October 10, 2017
Tiger Talk: New look to Pine River-Backus High School
The 2017-18 school year is here. The high school is starting out with a new look and upgraded security. Work began in May 2017 with design by...
October 10, 2017 - 5:00am
October 8, 2017
PR-B to celebrate homecoming week
Pine River-Backus will celebrate homecoming the week of Oct. 9-13 with the theme "Throwback '70s." Homecoming candidates are Sydney Davidson,...
October 8, 2017 - 8:00am
October 3, 2017
Patriot Perspective: Leaving a legacy
A couple of years ago, when planning a trip to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, I read about the concept of Leave No Trace. Leave No Trace is...
October 3, 2017 - 5:00am
Cass County benefit distributes $8,070 to youth exhibiting at State Fair
The Cass County Friends of Youth State Fair Scholarship Fund awarded a record $8,070 to 45 county 4-Hers to help defray their expenses for exhibiting at the State Fair. Backus residents Barb Frederick and Leo and Sue Elyea, co-chairs of the fundraiser, announced the fair scholarship...
October 3, 2017 - 3:30am
September 30, 2017
'There's no place like homecoming' in Pequot Lakes
Pequot Lakes High School will channel "The Wizard of Oz" when it celebrates homecoming Monday-Friday, Oct. 2-6, with the theme "There's no place...
September 30, 2017 - 8:30am
September 26, 2017
Tiger Talk: Exciting time at PR-B Schools
It is an exciting time at Pine River-Backus Schools! Our enrollment is up, and we have completed a number of building projects, including resurfacing...
September 26, 2017 - 6:00am
September 23, 2017
Crosslake School: Board fills vacancy, hires three staff members
The Crosslake Community School Board filled a vacancy on the board and amended the bylaw regarding board elections at its Monday, Sept. 11, meeting,...
September 23, 2017 - 5:00am
September 22, 2017
Eagle View first-graders make science fun
First-graders at Eagle View Elementary School had fun with science Friday, Sept. 15, during the school's First-grade Science Kick-off Day. Students...
September 22, 2017 - 4:00am
PR-B students treated to NASA, STEAM Fair
After speaking with astronaut Mark Vande Hei, who is aboard the International Space Station, via a video downlink Monday, Sept. 18, Pine River-Backus...
September 22, 2017 - 3:00am
September 20, 2017
Making the Grade: Sept. 20, 2017
CommunityGiving Libby Freeman, Hackensack, was awarded the Virginia M. Twetten Scholarship, worth $1,500, from CommunityGiving. Alexandria Area Community Foundation, Brainerd Lakes Area Community Foundation, Central Minnesota Community Foundation and Willmar Area Community Foundation...
September 20, 2017 - 3:30am