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Backus American Legion

November 1, 2018
It was more than just witches, vampires and fairy princesses that showed up for the party in Crosslake. This eccentric old couple, who in reality are Parker, 7, and Claire Vredenburg, 5, of Pine River, made a surprisingly agile old couple roaming around at the party. Donna Evans / Echo Journal Correspondent
Children dress up for area's Halloween parties
November 1, 2018 - 8:00am
October 25, 2018
Backus Legion to host kids
October 25, 2018 - 9:30am
October 23, 2018
Backus American Legion to host kids Halloween party
October 23, 2018 - 2:30am
October 19, 2018
Backus Legion dinner to benefit 4-H
October 19, 2018 - 8:30am
October 11, 2018
Backus Legion to hold final 2018 breakfast
October 11, 2018 - 6:30am
September 14, 2018
Backus Legion to host fundraising dinner
September 14, 2018 - 9:30am
September 8, 2018
The eighth annual Leech Lake Area Ride for Vets in August included a stop at the Backus American Legion. Hosted by American Legion Riders of Walker Post 134, the ride kicked off at Walker and included stops in Longville, Hackensack, Backus, Akeley and Laporte before returning to Walker. Submitted Photo
Ride for Vets
September 8, 2018 - 6:00am
July 15, 2018
Elected officers for 2018-19 of the Backus Sons of the American Legion Squadron with post commander, Eugene Gagnon. From left, Jim Bartholomay, squadron commander, Gagnon, John Wieber, finance officer and Pete Sherrard, adjutant. Submitted Photo
Backus Legion officers installed
July 15, 2018 - 10:30am
July 13, 2018
Backus dinner to benefit Northern Stars 4-H club
July 13, 2018 - 2:30am
July 6, 2018
Backus Auxiliary to serve breakfast Sunday
July 6, 2018 - 4:30am
June 15, 2018
Backus Legion to host dinner fundraiser Sunday
June 15, 2018 - 2:30am
June 3, 2018
Veterans from Eagle’s Healing Nest at Sauk Centre, pictured with their hosts, attended an annual fishing outing and picnic at Tuck-Away-Resort on Lake Hattie May 22 at Backus sponsored by the resort and the Backus American Legion, Auxiliary and Sons of the Legion. The resort provided boats, motors, guides and bait and the Legion post provided additional bait and a brats and burgers cookout following the fishing.
Veterans go fishing on Lake Hattie
June 3, 2018 - 7:00am
May 25, 2018
Stine to speak at Backus Memorial Day services Monday
May 25, 2018 - 12:30pm
May 5, 2018
Backus Legion plant exchange event canceled
May 5, 2018 - 4:30am
April 24, 2018
The Minnesota Licensed Beverage Association will offer a safe serving alcohol class from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, May 17, at the Backus American Legion. illustration
Safe serving alcohol class offered in Backus
April 24, 2018 - 7:00am