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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Experienced watchdog journalist hired to cover Minnesota government for Forum News Service
Cass County 4-H youth exhibit their best at State Fair
RainbowRoad club provides safe space for lakes area LGBTQ youths
Another bog floats across North Long Lake
Cass County flu shot clinics scheduled
Football: Patriots fall to Perham 34-32
Cross Country: Patriot girls 16th, boys 18th
Volleyball: Patriots win two
Volleyball: Tigers sweep C-I tournament
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots, Pioneers score victories
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Philip E. Peterson
Terry Lee Alholm
Dr. Rudd B. Thabes
Terry L. Alholm
Grace UMC to host tailgate party Friday
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
A Matter of Balance: Reducing risk of falling
Chef's Hat: Cooking in cast iron cookware
Fall for apples
Letter to the editor: Here's the big deal about marijuana use
The Last Windrow: Pheasant hunt memories remain crystal clear
Sheriff's Corner: Cass County utilizes new warning notification system
The Cracker Barrel: 'The Giving Tree'
Pete's Point: New publication covered northern communities 35 years ago
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
September 19, 2018
Cross Country: Patriot girls 16th, boys 18th
The Patriot girls cross country team finished 16th with a top finish by Rian Zutter (42nd place, 21 minutes, 24.7 seconds) at the Lucky Lindy Invite at the Little Falls Golf Course Thursday, Sept. 13. Just behind Zutter was Ellie Flaws, who finished in 21:47.5 for 56th place. Nicole...
16 hours 46 min ago
September 12, 2018
Cross country: Patriots sweep home invitational - PR-B boys finish third
Both the Patriot girls and boys cross country teams earned individual first-place finishes and team first-place finishes at the Patriots' invitational...
September 12, 2018 - 3:00am
September 5, 2018
Cross country: Patriots 31st at St. Olaf
Ethan Johnson finished with the top time for Pequot Lakes at 18:37.1 which was good for 144th place as the Pequot Lakes boys cross country placed 31st in the 38-team, 1,400 athlete, St. Olaf College Invitational on Thursday, Aug. 30. Jesse Clausen was second for the Patriots, finishing...
September 5, 2018 - 2:30pm
September 2, 2018
Cross Country: Patriot boys return several, girls return 3
While the Patriot boys cross country team return several athletes, they move forward without their only state qualifier, as 2018 graduate Reid...
September 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
Cross country: PR-B boys rebuild, girls have experience
Returning letterwinners for the Pine River-Backus Tigers boys' cross country team are Marcus Lukanen, Tyler Peterson, Caleb Travis, Louis Bueckers,...
September 2, 2018 - 10:00am
August 29, 2018
Cross Country: PR-B boys 8th in Menahga - Adams top finisher for Tiger girls
Caleb Travis was the top finisher for the Tiger cross country team, taking 37th with a time of 22 minutes, 40 seconds at the United North Central Invitational on Monday, Aug. 27. Despite finishing just four and five seconds after Travis, respectively, Kade Schneider and Marcus Lukanen...
August 29, 2018 - 11:30am
July 22, 2018
PR-B fall sign-up meeting July 30
Pine River-Backus Schools will host its fall sports sign-up meeting on at 6 p.m. Monday, July 30, in the PR-B commons. All students in grades 7-12 interested in playing football, volleyball or cross country should attend along with their parents.
July 22, 2018 - 9:30am
July 21, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
The sign-up meeting for Pequot Lakes High School fall sports will be held Monday, Aug. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Patriot Athletic Center. This meeting is for all fall athletes and their parents in grades 7-12. Sixth-graders interested in boys and girls cross country and girls tennis should...
July 21, 2018 - 9:30am
December 1, 2017
Danecdotes: A fall to remember
Well, that was fun. The 2017 fall sports season was one of the most eventful seasons I've experienced in my admittedly not-very-many years as a sports writer. The season was capped off by a few state appearances, but each team had points of pride from August to November. Let's run...
December 1, 2017 - 4:30am
November 8, 2017
Cross Country: PL's Pierzinski 76th at state
Pequot Lakes runner Reid Pierzinski finished the State Class A Cross Country meet in Northfield on Saturday, Nov. 4, with a time of 17:24.6,...
November 8, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 2, 2017
Cross Country: PL's Pierzinski advances to state meet - PR-B boys 15th, girls 16th at section
Pequot Lakes' Reid Pierzinski was the sole member of the Patriots cross country team to qualify for the Class 1A state meet at the Section 8-1A Championship meet Friday, Oct. 27.. Pierzinski placed seventh with a time of 18:25.6. The top two teams and next eight individuals not on...
November 2, 2017 - 4:30am
October 25, 2017
Cross Country: Tiger boys 4th, girls 5th in Menahga
Luke Sechser's 10th-place 19:03 paced the fourth-place Pine River-Backus boys cross country team at the Park Region Conference meet on Tuesday, Oct. 17. Sechser received an all-conference honorable mention with his finish. Nick Ackerman finished 16th for the Tigers with a time of...
October 25, 2017 - 12:30pm
October 19, 2017
Cross Country: Patriot boys 3rd, girls 4th at Mid-State
The Pequot Lakes Patriot boys and girls cross country teams finished in third and fourth place, respectively, at the Mid-State Conference meet...
October 19, 2017 - 9:00am
October 12, 2017
Cross Country: Tiger boys 3rd, girls 4th at OTC - Tigers seventh at C-I Invite
Sidney Lodge finished 10th overall with a time of 23:33 as the Pine River-Backus cross country girls team took fourth and the boys finished third at the Ottertail Central Invitational at Oakwood Golf Course Monday, Oct. 9. Mara Adams was next for the Tigers, finishing 17th with a...
October 12, 2017 - 5:30am
Cross Country: Patriot girls 12th, boys 14th
The Pequot Lakes Patriots cross country team walked away from the Perham Invitational on Thursday, Oct. 12, with the girls finishing 12th overall and the boys taking 14th. Grace McGuire finished 47th for the Pequot Lakes girls with a time of 20:59.961, with Kristin Skog finishing...
October 12, 2017 - 4:30am