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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest: Autopsy scheduled for 27-year-old from Akeley in Cass County
Applications sought for state board, committee vacancies
Nisswa, Forestview Future Problem Solving students advance to state
Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance
After Parkland: Area educators delve into school security measures
Taking the classroom to the lake
Second golden eagle captured and released at Camp Ripley
Area Female Athlete: PR-B's Rainwater eyeing an offensive game
Dance: Revolution performs year-end show
Boys basketball: JV Patriots win one of two
Margaret Mary Baxter
Margaret A. (Ecklund) Nacey
Jacqueline "Jackie" Ann Sporer
Margaret Mary Baxter
Susan Gail Crawford
Pets of the Week
Senior Menus: Feb. 19-23, 2018
Chef's Hat: It's time to lighten up your meals
Card games: Feb. 17, 2018
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
The Cracker Barrel: Feeding the birds
Faith Column: Transcendent truth
Browser: Keep reading to earn your mug
The Last Windrow: Remembering a boy's first adventure with family rifle
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 6, 2018
Area Girls Basketball: Semmler scores 1,000 point in PRB victory
PINE RIVER—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 Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines Monday. Gabby Rainwater scored 19 points and pulled down 10 rebounds for the Tigers, who have...
February 6, 2018 - 2:30am
Area Girls Basketball: Wolhowe scores 1,000th point in Staples-Motley loss
CROSBY—Claire Wolhowe scored her 1,000th point and led all scorers with 34 points in Staples-Motley's 64-52 loss to the Crosby-Ironton...
December 6, 2017 - 3:00am
December 2, 2017
Prep Football: Brainerd heads all-area team
State or bust. The Brainerd lakes area was blessed with four state-qualifying teams, including Class 3A state champion Pierz. That level of success...
December 2, 2017 - 11:00am
November 23, 2017
Volleyball: 15 players make all-area team
With a Section 6-1A title, and a fourth-place finish in the Class 1A state tournament, the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines highlight this year's...
November 23, 2017 - 3:00am
September 18, 2017
Area Volleyball: Pine River-Backus Tigers win championship at 32nd annual Barb Neprud Invitational
CROSBY—Rylie Hirschey registered 71 set assists and Alyssa Semmler cranked 42 kills to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers to the championship at the 32nd annual Barb Neprud Invitational Saturday. The Crosby-Ironton Rangers finished fourth and were led by Kylie Monson with 19...
September 18, 2017 - 6:15am
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots win 5 titles, Mid-State team championship
WADENA—The Pequot Lakes Patriots won five individual championships and the team title in Saturday's Mid-State Conference Meet. Singles champs for Pequot were Morgan Mudgett at No. 2, Courtney Boller at No. 3 and Maddy Pluimer at No. 4. The Patriots' doubles winners were Elli...
September 18, 2017 - 5:15am
April 22, 2016
Area Track & Field: Pequot sweeps Pillager invite
PILLAGER—Reid Pierzinski won the 300-meter hurdles and placed second in two other events to lead the Pequot Lakes boys to victory in Thursday's Pillager Invite. The Pequot Lakes girls also won and were led by Chloe Bermel who won the 100 and 200 dashes, Grace McGuire the 400...
April 22, 2016 - 9:09am
April 20, 2016
Patriots sweep Staples-Motley
PEQUOT LAKES—Kathryn Miska pitched two complete games for the undefeated Pequot Lakes Patriots who swept the Staples-Motley Cardinals 13-4...
April 20, 2016 - 1:59pm
February 19, 2016
Area Boys Basketball: Bueckers scores 1,000th point in PRB victory
PINE RIVER—Konrad Bueckers tallied his 1,000th career point by scoring 22 in the Pine River-Backus Tigers' 88-38 win over the Hill City Hornets...
February 19, 2016 - 8:42am
January 13, 2016
Area Boys Basketball: Pequot Lakes outscores Staples-Motley
PEQUOT LAKES—Josh Buell and Cody Huss each scored 15 points to help the Pequot Lakes Patriots to a 70-53 Mid-State Conference win over the Staples-Motley Cardinals Tuesday. Pequot Lakes' CJ Borleis added 14 points and Gage Westlund 13. Staples-Motley's Gavin Smith scored 21...
January 13, 2016 - 8:42am
December 4, 2015
Area Boys Basketball: Struss leads PR-B past Parkers Prairie
PINE RIVER - Zach Struss scored 29 points and grabbed eight rebounds for Pine River-Backus in its 75-63 victory over Parkers Prairie Friday. Hank Raph added 19 points and three steals for the Tigers. Konrad Bueckers scored 14 points and dished out eight assist to help Pine River-Backus...
December 4, 2015 - 11:41pm
October 31, 2015
Area Cross Country: Pequot boys headed to state
BAGLEY - For the first time since 2008 the Pequot Lakes boys are headed to the Class 1A state meet. Reid Pierzinski ran a seventh-place time of 17:13 and Tony Fitzer was ninth in 17:18 to lead Pequot to second place in Friday's Section 8-1A meet "They are excited," said Pequot...
October 31, 2015 - 7:05pm
October 21, 2015
Area Volleyball: Rangers lose to Pequot Lakes
CROSBY - Sam Gutzman accumulated nine digs in the Crosby-Ironton Rangers' 3-0 Mid-State Conference loss to the Pequot Lakes Patriots Tuesday night. Pequot Lakes 25 25 25 Crosby-Ironton 7 10 5 Crosby-Ironton statistics Kaitlyn Johnson 2 kills, 1 block Kylie...
October 21, 2015 - 10:55pm
Area Cross Country: Pequot Lakes boys capture PRC title
MENAHGA - Reid Pierzinski finished third with a time of 17:21 and the Pequot Lakes Patriots placed four boys in the top seven to win the Park Region Conference meet Tuesday. Following Pierzinski for the Patriots were Tony Fitzer who finished fourth.
October 21, 2015 - 9:38am
October 12, 2015
Area Cross Country: Pequot boys runners-up, girls third in Mid-State
LONG PRAIRIE - Reid Pierzinski placed fourth for Pequot Lakes with a 17:54 time at the Mid-State Conference championship meet Monday. Tony Fitzer ran an 18:00 time to finish fifth for the Patriots. Ryan Trout placed sixth for Staples-Motley with a 18:06 time. Ari LeMieur...
October 12, 2015 - 10:40pm