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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Biz Buzz: Last days to vote in Best of Brainerd contest
Ruud honored as Legislator of Distinction
Burn restrictions issued for northern Minnesota
Blotter - Aug. 18, 2018
Resident finds unmanned aircraft from Camp Ripley training
Spicer, Minn., acquires a fishing destination 'asset'
Racing: 37th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals; Smith breaks track speed record
Golf results - Aug. 15, 2018
Outdoor Notes for Aug. 18
50 years of family: Racers, spectators celebrate brotherhood at BIR's 50th anniversary
Micah J. Crosby
Nicolaus (Nic) H. Anderson
Jhonna Nichole Wasnie Loftis
Nina Thordson Witt
Card games: Aug. 6-10, 2018
Nisswa church to host VBS Aug. 20-23
WWI veteran's daughter accepts Purple Heart 100 years after war's end
Why hiker's rash happens, and how to make it less likely
Go beyond tomatoes with fresh salsas
Letter to the Editor: 40&8 thanks those who attended fundraiser
The Last Windrow: A short history of a 'real' small business
From the Lefthand Corner: Was Tuesday's vote an aberration or a trend?
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
Letter to the editor: Support our community
letters to the editor
Bill & Mary Crosby
Births: Aug. 7, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Johnson, Walz spar in first governor's debate since primary victories
Browser the library cat
July 24, 2018
Browser the Library Cat: Library book sale is July 27-29
Friends and neighbors, Coming soon is my favorite event of the year! Our annual book sale, July 27-29. This year it will take place in the parking lot at our library here in Pine River. Some years I have been allowed to attend as I will this year, sitting on stacks of books and visiting...
July 24, 2018 - 2:30am
May 30, 2018
Browser: Find history at your fingertips - Summer reading program sign-up to start
Friends and neighbors, Here is something really interesting. The library now has access to 75 years of the Pine River Journal. That's right, 75 years. That means you can use the newspaper to look up Great-Aunt Millie's 50th birthday celebration, or anything else you want to know about...
May 30, 2018 - 6:30am
April 19, 2018
Browser: Anderson to lend hand; Legacy program is Saturday
Ah, spring, friends and neighbors. A time for new growth. Along these lines, Michaela Reed will be going on maternity leave this month. We will miss her very much, but there will be an old friend returning to help out - Sarah Anderson! I am so excited to see her again. There will...
April 19, 2018 - 4:30am
February 28, 2018
Browser the Library Cat: Musician Anders to perform at The Warehouse March 3
The rumble of distant drums calls to people around the world. Minnesota musician Robin Anders has heard those drums in faraway places. He has a collection of drums from places including Africa, North and South America, Asia, India and the Middle East.
February 28, 2018 - 6:30am
January 7, 2018
Browser Column: Pine River Library rings in new year with winter reading program
Friends and neighbors, It is the beginning of a new year, and all of us may start fresh. The adult human winter reading program commenced Jan. 2. "Snow time to read" runs from now until March 31. For the uninitiated, this means that you pick up a pre-printed empty reading list and...
January 7, 2018 - 5:30am
December 6, 2017
Browser: 'Tis the season
Friends and neighbors! 'Tis the season. Mostly it is the season to stay warm, get together with friends and family, and bake stuff. Our library bake sale is scheduled to align with Pine River's holiday shop in town day and the Parade of Lights and fireworks. It will be Dec. 9 during...
December 6, 2017 - 4:30am
September 25, 2017
Browser: P.R. Library to host presentation on haunted places
Friends and neighbors, As a precursor to Halloween, we are to be visited by Robert and Lynn Halbrook, who will tell us about the most renowned haunted places in Minnesota. This engaging program is recommended for ages 10 and up. We certainly don't want the little people to be unduly...
September 25, 2017 - 2:30am
September 10, 2017
Browser: Library to show movies twice a month
Friends and neighbors, patrons and volunteers, We at the Pine River Public Library want to thank you for your continuing support, input and service. We sincerely appreciate each and every one of you. Pine River Library works because you participate. - The staff and Browser, the library...
September 10, 2017 - 6:30am
May 1, 2017
Pine River Library: Minnesota's part in WWI topic of program
Friends and neighbors! Attention, history buffs. We begin the month of May with a program about Minnesota's part in World War I. The month of...
May 1, 2017 - 3:30am
January 19, 2017
Browser: Learn how to get ebooks on your devices Saturday- Adult winter reading program begins
Friends and neighbors, Guess what? More free stuff from your Pine River Public Library and Kitchigami Regional Library in conjunction with the Pine River-Backus Community Education program! This time it is a class on how to get ebooks on your devices. What devices, you may ask? You...
January 19, 2017 - 10:35pm
Browser column: Rudolph reminds us that bullying is not OK
Happy holiday season, friends and neighbors. With the onslaught of various holiday greetings and messages everywhere, I have been pondering the origins of some of these, for want of a better word, "things" that have become tradition - the colors of red and green, the tree with decorations,...
December 19, 2016 - 9:14am
July 6, 2016
Browser: Pine River Library to host program on India, book sale
Friends and neighbors, and most specifically my younger friends and neighbors, Soon, very soon, comes a special presentation by our Minnesota Legacy Program in whole or part with money dedicated to preserve Minnesota's arts and cultural heritage - India! "The seventh-largest country...
July 6, 2016 - 1:33pm
June 15, 2016
Pine River Public Library modifies reading porch plans
The Pine River Public Library has made alterations to its proposed three-season reading porch that could allow the space to be used during mild...
June 15, 2016 - 12:00am