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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Agendas - Sept. 23
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves preliminary levy
Faces: Pequot Lakes police officer goes back to school as liaison
Making the Grade: Sept. 23, 2018
Police Blotter - Sept. 22, 2018
Basketball: Clinics at CLC scheduled in October
Area Female Athlete: Wynn helps put the W in PR-B
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
Golf results - Sept. 20, 2018
PLHS students succeed on N.D. waterfowl hunt
Judith K. Lapke
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Grim's Grub: Let's shake things up a bit
Dear daughters, from Mom
Senior Menus: Sept. 24-28, 2018
Faith: Unity in a divided nation
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
As I See It: Why study history?
Uncharted: A hike, a speech and a loose-meat sandwich
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
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
Foothills Christian Academy
August 9, 2018
Backus Cornfest events slated Saturday
Backus Cornfest events will take place Saturday, Aug. 11, with a money scramble, parade, corn feed, corn eating contest, street dance and fireworks...
August 9, 2018 - 6:00am
August 8, 2018
Backus Cornfest events to take place Aug. 11
The Backus Cornfest is cooking up good times Saturday, Aug. 11, with a money scramble, parade and fireworks along with other annual activities....
August 8, 2018 - 4:00am
December 21, 2017
Basketball: Wolverines fall to Red Storm
Clayton Borman goes up for a contested layup in the Foothills Christian Academy Wolverines' game against Grand Rapids Tuesday, Dec. 12. The Wolverines...
December 21, 2017 - 8:30am
October 27, 2017
Halloween activities abound at Backus festival
The Cornfest Harvest Festival at Foothills Christian Academy in Backus had no shortage of fall-themed activities for its first year. Classic...
October 27, 2017 - 8:00am
April 28, 2017
Foothills Christian Academy to host spaghetti dinner, auction
Foothills Christian Academy in Backus will host a silent auction and spaghetti dinner from 4-6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29. There will also be games for kids.
April 28, 2017 - 4:40am
April 19, 2017
Local educators respond to school choice funding
With state legislators discussing tax credits for private school tuition funding and federal legislators discussing education vouchers, local school officials are starting to look at implications.
April 19, 2017 - 2:38pm
February 24, 2017
Wolverines play hard in first home game in 27 years
For the first time in 27 years the Backus gym hosted a Backus Wolverines game on Feb. 17. This is the second time the Wolverines faced off against...
February 24, 2017 - 12:16am
December 14, 2016
Grim's Tales: A tale of two outrages
Every year we have these great items schools submit from students that we publish around the holidays.
December 14, 2016 - 11:36am
November 24, 2016
'Big Recipes from Little Chefs': Foothills Christian Academy students share Thanksgiving Cookbook
Preschool, kindergarten and second-grade students at Foothills Christian Academy in Backus shared the following "recipes" in a "Thanksgiving...
November 24, 2016 - 8:31am
September 1, 2016
Backus: Foothills Christian Academy gears up for school year
The Foothills Christian Academy of Backus is entering its first school year with a full enrollment of both students and teachers, in fact more...
September 1, 2016 - 12:16pm
August 31, 2016
Bookmobile to return to Backus
The Kitchigami Regional Library System (KRLS) will provide bookmobile service in Backus. The new stop will be at the Foothills Christian Academy in Backus from 9:30-11 a.m. the second and fourth Thursday of the month beginning Sept. 8. The KRLS Outreach vehicle will welcome all KRLS...
August 31, 2016 - 10:58am
June 23, 2016
Foothills Christian Academy prepares for fall opening
The former elementary school building in Backus will again have students starting in the fall. After approximately two years of planning, the...
June 23, 2016 - 9:47am
February 18, 2016
Thrift store to open in Backus: Funds to help reduce new school costs
In an effort to bring education back to the old school building in Backus, a thrift store will open in March to help pay for student tuition....
February 18, 2016 - 10:21am