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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Rare car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in west-central Minnesota
Park Service details Isle Royale wolf transplant
At least four tornadoes confirmed in southern Minnesota storm
Crow Wing County offers early voting for November general election
Cass County Board: Commissioners eliminate Leech Lake representative from children's initiative board
High School Football: Failed PATs doom Patriots
Beargrease sled dog rerouted, shortened for 2019
Vikings' Thielen announces launch of foundation with $100K donation
DNR expect good waterfowl opener
Area Volleyball: Patriots blank Cardinals
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Dr. Rudd B. Thabes
Judith K. Lapke
A Matter of Balance classes offered in area
Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
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
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
Letter to the editor: Here's the big deal about marijuana use
The Last Windrow: Pheasant hunt memories remain crystal clear
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
Pine River-Backus Elementary School
September 6, 2018
Enthusiasm abounds on first day
Relentless rain didn't appear to dampen the enthusiasm of area students as they began the school year Tuesday, Sept. 4. At Crosslake Community...
September 6, 2018 - 11:04am
March 26, 2018
Tiger Talk: Elementary students are picking up more STEAM
Students at Pine River-Backus have enjoyed our first year of having a "STEAM" specialist in our building. Teacher Ellie Malecha, our STEAM (Science,...
March 26, 2018 - 3:30am
November 12, 2017
Pine River Library to host children's author Nov. 14
Well, friends and neighbors, As the weather begins to chill, I remember that I am aging. It is no surprise to me that my older bones begin to ache. What is a surprise, however, is that there is a Legacy Program (as always funded in part or in whole with money from the vote of the...
November 12, 2017 - 6:30am
September 19, 2017
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080. • Solar 101: 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, Pine River-Backus High School Media Center. Fee: free. This event will teach the basics of solar...
September 19, 2017 - 6:30am
April 18, 2017
Drawing by Dalten Meyers, a student in Mrs. Meier's fourth-grade class at Pine River-Backus Elementary School.
April 18, 2017 - 4:50am
December 22, 2016
Pine River-Backus students ring in Christmas
Pine River-Backus Elementary School's annual Christmas program began with the sound of jingles when the kindergarten class sang "We Will Jingle"...
December 22, 2016 - 11:45am
September 21, 2016
Girl Scout night set Thursday at PR-B, Eagle View elementary schools
Pine River-Backus Elementary School and Eagle View Elementary School in Breezy Point will host School Night to Join Scouting from 6-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, for girls in kindergarten and older. The Girl Scout program allows girls to create healthy relationships, practice money management...
September 21, 2016 - 1:59pm
March 11, 2016
Pine River-Backus PTO hosts Family Fun Night
The Pine River-Backus Elementary School PTO hosted its annual Family Fun Night fundraiser Friday, March 4, at the school. In addition to being...
March 11, 2016 - 8:49am
February 8, 2016
I Love To Read celebrations on tap at PR-B
February marks Pine River-Backus (PR-B) Elementary School's annual "I Love To Read Month." Our staff is being extra creative with literacy. Staff members will surprise students by being guest readers during our morning announcements. Each day will begin listening to excerpts from...
February 8, 2016 - 9:19am
March 4, 2015
PR-B celebrates Dr. Seuss' birthday with annual community read
Pine River-Backus (PR-B) Elementary School invites parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and neighbors to come and read with the children at 1:45 p.m. Friday, March 6, to celebrate Read Across America. In honor of Dr. Seuss Day, the National Education Association calls for every child...
March 4, 2015 - 11:37am