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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
4-H Horse Drill Team
Wildfire smoke prompts air quality alert
Cass County Board: More money being spent on fewer veterans
Food preservation classes in August and September help gardeners keep their harvest longer
Former Viking star to lead youth football camp
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Patriot hoopsters take part in Heat Check Camp
Athletics: Pequot fall sports meeting scheduled
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher rebounds for win
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Donald J. Watson
John Leslie Orr
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Salmonella Sandiego outbreak in Minnesota linked to Hy-Vee's Spring Pasta Salad
3 Things for Better Health - July 16
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
As I See It: The America I believe we need
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
Pine River-Backus basketball
April 20, 2018
Boys Basketball: Ackerman MVP for Tiger boys
Senior guard Nick Ackerman was named Most Valuable Player for the Pine River-Backus boys basketball team at its season-end banquet on Thursday,...
April 20, 2018 - 11:36am
March 30, 2018
Girls Basketball: Sheley named assistant coach of the year
Tucker Sheley, assistant coach of the Pine River-Backus girls basketball team, was recently voted Section 5 Assistant Coach of the Year. The...
March 30, 2018 - 3:00am
March 14, 2018
Boys Basketball: Tigers' season ends against Wolves
Nick Ackerman scored 22 points and had nine rebounds, but the No. 6-seeded Pine River-Backus Tigers boys basketball team fell 50-34 to the No....
March 14, 2018 - 4:30am
March 7, 2018
Boys Basketball: Tigers top Northland, Verndale
Nick Ackerman scored 24 points to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers to a 63-55 win over the Verndale Pirates in a Section 5-1A matchup Friday,...
March 7, 2018 - 5:30am
Girls basketball: Tigers' season ends against W-H-A
Rylie Hirschey pumped in 21 points, but the No. 3 Pine River-Backus Tigers fell 63-51 to the No. 2 Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Wolves in the North...
March 7, 2018 - 4:30am
February 28, 2018
Girls basketball: Tigers fall to Cardinals in 3OT
Junior forward Alyssa Semmler had 15 points, 15 rebounds, four blocks and four steals, but the Pine River-Backus Tiger girls basketball team...
February 28, 2018 - 6:00am
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 24, 2018
Girls basketball: Tigers win two straight
Alyssa Semmler had 24 points and 13 rebounds for the Pine River-Backus Tigers girls basketball team in a 59-26 win over the Browerville-Eagle Valley Tigers Saturday, Jan. 20. Rylie Hirschey contributed 12 points and Bailey Wynn nine points for a PR-B team that held its opponent to...
January 24, 2018 - 2:30pm
Boys basketball: PR-B loses two on the road
Brady Raph tallied 20 points for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in their 59-51 loss to the Browerville-Eagle Valley Tigers on Saturday, Jan. 20. Torry Hirschey added 13 points and eight rebounds for the Tigers, while Nick Ackerman added 11. Browerville-EV 30 29—59 Pine River-Backus...
January 24, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 10, 2018
Boys basketball: Tigers fall to No. 3 Nevis
Nick Ackerman posted 11 points and four assists for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in a 64-33 loss to the undefeated Nevis Tigers in a Northland Conference game Friday, Jan. 5. The Tigers were down just eight points at the half, but Nevis stifled the PR-B offense in the second half,...
January 10, 2018 - 5:30am
Girls basketball: Tigers trounce Nevis
The Pine River-Backus Tigers girls basketball team began the new year with a commanding 67-25 victory over the Nevis Tigers in a Northwoods Conference...
January 10, 2018 - 5:00am
January 3, 2018
Girls basketball: Tigers 3rd at Mt. Iron-Buhl
Alyssa Semmler recorded 25 points and 11 rebounds - earning a spot on the all-tournament team - to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers girls basketball team to a 56-47 victory over the Cromwell Cardinals in the third-place game of the Mountain Iron-Buhl Tournament Thursday, Dec. 28....
January 3, 2018 - 12:30pm
December 20, 2017
Boys Basketball: Tigers win two of three
Nick Ackerman averaged 22.3 points across three games as the Pine River-Backus Tiger boys basketball team picked up two victories in three attempts...
December 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
Girls basketball: Tigers trounce Eagles - Wynn celebrates 1,000th point
Bailey Wynn had an extra reason to celebrate, scoring her 1,000th career point in a 89-22 victory over the Northland Eagle on Friday, Dec. 15....
December 20, 2017 - 7:00am