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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - Sept. 22, 2018
4 to be inducted in Pillager Hall of Fame
Pequot Lakes to celebrate homecoming week
Local Small Businesses Invited to Participate in Blitz
Pine River fishing contest to promote suicide awareness
Golf results - Sept. 20, 2018
PLHS students succeed on N.D. waterfowl hunt
High School Football: Failed PATs doom Patriots
Beargrease sled dog rerouted, shortened for 2019
Vikings' Thielen announces launch of foundation with $100K donation
Judith K. Lapke
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
Card games: Sept. 10-14, 2018
A Matter of Balance classes offered in area
Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
Slow down to give and receive kindness
The Last Windrow: A time when people pulled together to save a town
Letter to the Editor: Andrews a wise choice in Crosslake
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
Backus American Legion Auxiliary
September 8, 2018
Backus Legion Auxiliary breakfast is Sunday
The Backus American Legion Auxiliary's monthly fundraiser breakfast will be served from 7:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 9. The meal includes fried or scrambled eggs, pancakes or French toast, sausage and bacon, juice and coffee for $7 for adults and $4 children under age 7. The public...
September 8, 2018 - 5:30am
July 15, 2018
Backus Legion Auxiliary makes donation
Backus American Legion Auxiliary officers presented a check to Cass County Friends of Youth co-chair Barb Frederick. Unit Treasurer Mel Taylor...
July 15, 2018 - 11:30am
Backus Legion officers installed
Officers of the Backus American Legion, Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion were installed for 2018-19. Eugene Gagnon will continue as...
July 15, 2018 - 10:30am
May 21, 2018
Backus Legion donates to Friends of Youth
Backus American Legion Auxiliary President Judy Deibel presented a check for $1,000 to Barb Frederick and Leo Elyea, of Friends of Youth, which...
May 21, 2018 - 10:00am
November 1, 2017
Children dress up, win prizes
Area communities hosted Halloween events last weekend for children to dress up, play games, earn prizes and eat treats. In Crosslake, the annual...
November 1, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 24, 2017
Backus Legion Auxiliary celebrates charter member
Members of Backus American Legion Auxiliary Unit 368 joined family and friends of Helen Reeve in celebrating her 100th birthday March 18 at Good...
April 24, 2017 - 4:55am
December 22, 2016
Kids share wish lists with Santa in Backus
Star Wars stuff, football cards, a Red Ryder BB Gun, Torch Dragon, snow globe, Pillow Pet and "anything with an owl on it" were just some of...
December 22, 2016 - 10:59am
November 18, 2016
Christmas Gifts for Troops
The Backus American Legion Auxiliary recently sent Christmas gifts to soldiers from families in the Backus area serving in the United States...
November 18, 2016 - 8:38am
October 26, 2016
80 costumed kids attend Backus Legion Halloween event
Goblins, witches, dinosaurs, soldiers and comic book-cartoon characters of all sorts frolicked about Saturday, Oct. 22, as about 80 children...
October 26, 2016 - 1:45pm
July 6, 2016
Backus Legion Auxiliary officers
Newly installed officers of the Backus American Legion Auxiliary for 2016-17 are: installing officer Shirley Frederick, left, Hackensack Legion...
July 6, 2016 - 1:34pm
December 15, 2015
Backus Legion Auxiliary packs Christmas gifts for service personnel
Members of the Backus American Legion Auxiliary are completing their annual gift-giving projects for active duty service personnel, veterans...
December 15, 2015 - 9:04am
October 8, 2015
Final Backus Legion Auxiliary breakfast of year is Sunday
The Backus American Legion Auxiliary's final breakfast of 2015 will be held from 7:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, featuring two scrambled or fried eggs, French toast or pancakes, sausage and bacon, juice and coffee for $7 for adults and $4 for children under 7. It's the last monthly...
October 8, 2015 - 5:00am
November 6, 2014
Backus American Legion to host Whitetail Weekend
The Backus American Legion and Auxiliary will hold its annual Whitetail Weekend Nov. 7 and 8 in conjunction with the opening of the firearms deer season. Activities will begin Friday with the clubrooms opening at noon. There will be a Goodies Galore Auxiliary Bake Sale from 3 p.m....
November 6, 2014 - 1:26pm