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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - Feb. 17, 2018
KAXE fundraiser set at Roundhouse
Expect a snowy Sunday; forecast calls for 4-6 inches in lakes area
New House candidates emerge at DFL caucus
Drug agents arrest 4 in Crosby bust
Dance: Revolution performs year-end show
Boys basketball: JV Patriots win one of two
College track and field: Lane named athlete of the week
6th-grade Patriot girls 3rd in Park Rapids
Alpine Skiing: Mount Ski Gull places 15 on the podium
Margaret Mary Baxter
Margaret Mary Baxter
Jacqueline "Jackie" Ann Sporer
Lorayne B. Roden
Card games: Feb. 17, 2018
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
What I missed during sex education - and you probably did too
Puttin' on The Mitts: Chinese-inspired dishes for the Year of the Dog
Volunteers make charity happen
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
Vogt's Notes: Don't care about politics? Attend a precinct caucus anyway
From the Lefthand Corner: The race is on - again
Letter to the editor: Thanks for supporting Timber Bay
Letter to the editor: Say no to opioids and dreamers
letters to the editor
Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
February 17, 2018
Platform is focus of GOP caucus-goers - Attendance down at Crow Wing, Cass locations
Low turnout stifled morale at some Republican caucus locations throughout Crow Wing and Cass counties Tuesday, Feb. 6, but others reported a...
19 hours 48 min ago
February 16, 2018
Pages from the Past - Feb. 16, 2018
60 years ago, Feb. 21, 1958 (Headline) Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Johnson to teach in the Philippines The Whitefish Helping Hand club is having a miscellaneous shower for Mrs. Clara Rush and Harold on Sunday afternoon, February 23rd. Mrs. Rush and Harold lost all their possessions and...
February 16, 2018 - 3:30am
February 14, 2018
Girls basketball: Tigers top Wolves
Gabby Rainwater topped all scorers with 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers to a 60-47 Northwoods Conference victory...
February 14, 2018 - 6:30am
Boys basketball: Tigers fall to Red Lake
Nick Ackerman tossed in a game-high 30 points, grabbed nine rebounds and either led the team or tied for the lead in all statistical categories...
February 14, 2018 - 3:30am
February 9, 2018
Pages from the Past - Feb. 9, 2018
60 years ago, Feb. 14, 1958 (Headline) Local men narrowly escape injury in Monday eve accident Kelly Anderson, of Anderson Auto Electric in Pine River, and Chuck Wickline narrowly escaped injury in an accident which occurred about 6:40 p.m. Monday evening, on Highway 87 about 1 ½...
February 9, 2018 - 3:30am
February 7, 2018
Pine River church to serve Valentine's dinner Feb. 10
A Valentine's ham dinner will be served starting at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, at United Methodist Church in Pine River. Cost is $9 for adults and free for children age 6 and under. The church is at 348 Barclay Ave.
February 7, 2018 - 8:30am
Haines named Auto Value Store Manager of the Year
Doug Haines, manager of Pine River Auto Value, received the 2017 Auto Value Store Manager of the Year award from Automotive Parts Headquarters...
February 7, 2018 - 7:00am
Boys Basketball: Tigers split back-to-back games
The Tigers had four athletes scoring in double figures as they beat Northome-Kelliher 63-36 in a Northland Conference game Friday, Feb. 2. "The...
February 7, 2018 - 5:00am
Cass County board sets summer meetings
WALKER—Cass County Board meetings at remote locations throughout the county this summer will be 6 p.m. at the following dates and locations: • May 15—Bena City Hall, 30 County Road 8, Bena. • June 19—Sylvan Town Hall, 12956 24th Ave. SW., Pillager. • July 17—Pine...
February 7, 2018 - 4:30am
Girls basketball: Tigers win two of three - Semmler scores 1,000 career point
Alyssa Semmler scored her 1,000th career point after totalling 17 points and 10 rebounds in the Pine River Backus Tigers' 67-29 win over the...
February 7, 2018 - 3:00am
February 6, 2018
You don't know what others go through
We all have a different life story. You can empathize with people of a similar background, but that would be impossible to do if the person comes from a completely different experience growing up. If you grew up having all the resources you needed to be safe, being well-fed and having...
February 6, 2018 - 7:30am
February 2, 2018
Pages from the Past - Feb. 2, 2018
60 years ago, Feb. 7, 1958 (Headline) Fire destroys farm home of Mrs. Carrie Rush Tuesday 50 years ago, Feb. 2, 1968 (Headline) Floyd Smith home destroyed by fire Tuesday morning (Advertisement) Corner Store, Hunts Tomatoes ... 4 for 89 cents ... Roy & Helen Peterson. 25 years ago,...
February 2, 2018 - 3:30am
January 31, 2018
Girls basketball: Tigers win three straight
Alyssa Semmler fired in 22 points, grabbed nine rebounds and blocked 10 shots as the Pine River-Backus Tigers defeated the Swanville Bulldogs...
January 31, 2018 - 4:00am
Boy's Basketball: Tigers win two of three
Brady Raph hit six shots from behind the arc and scored a game-high 24 points as the Pine River-Backus Tiger boys' basketball team topped Swanville...
January 31, 2018 - 3:00am
January 29, 2018
Tiger fourth-graders third in Pequot
The Pine River-Backus fourth-grade girls basketball team finished in third place at the Bobber Town Classic in Pequot Lakes on Saturday, Jan....
January 29, 2018 - 3:30am