Area churches will gather to host the annual Pine River-Backus Community Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 3, at Forbes Park.
The event is for participants up to age 12.
There will be prize baskets and family gifts provided by area businesses and churches.
Nancy Vogt is editor of the Pineandlakes Echo Journal, a weekly newspaper that covers eight communities in the Pequot Lakes-Pine River areas - from Nisswa to Hackensack and Pequot Lakes to Crosslake.
She started as editor of the Lake Country Echo in July 2006, and continued in that role when the Lake Country Echo and the Pine River Journal combined in September 2013 to become the Pineandlakes Echo Journal. She worked for the Brainerd Dispatch from 1992-2006 in various roles.
She covers Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Lake Shore and Crosslake city councils, as well as writes feature stories, news stories and personal columns (Vogt's Notes). She also takes photos at community events.
Contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org or 218-855-5877 with story ideas or questions. Be sure to leave a voicemail message!