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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues this week
The Regional Report: Aitkin group raising funds to update almost 70-year-old choir robes
March for Life in Brainerd set Jan. 22
Tech Savvy: Flying taxis and robots
Area Wrestling: Road Crew runs away with team title
PL 6th-graders 3rd in St. Cloud
Inside the Outdoors: Ice fishing shelters have evolved in new directions
Successful snowmobile rides start with safety mindset
Area Girls Basketball: Pirates prevail over W-DC. PL's Lane reaches 2,000 career points
James Norman Nelson
Stuart D. DeMenge
Hannah C. Call
Pine River United Methodist Church makes donation
Senior Menus: Jan. 21-25, 2019
Faith: Encouragement for a discouraged world
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
Card games: Jan. 7-11, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: 'Norwegian Wood'
The Last Windrow: An acre of dirt
Danecdotes: Weekend getaway a nice change of pace
Opinion: Foreign aid, adjust and repair
Sheriff's Corner: A snapshot of 2018
letters to the editor
Births: Jan. 15, 2019
Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Pine River United Methodist Church makes donation
Meribeth and Phil Coltart, officers of Pine River United Methodist Church, presented a $500 check to Pastor Chad Biggar of Riverview Church in...
12 hours 1 min ago
November 27, 2018
Backus Sons of the American Legion makes donations
Backus Sons of the American Legion gave several area service organizations $250 in November, including the Pine River Food Shelf, The Warehouse...
November 27, 2018 - 6:00am
November 8, 2018
Pine River Market Square continues indoors
The Pine River Market Square has not stopped due to the cold. Instead it has moved indoors at The Warehouse in Pine River once a month. The next...
November 8, 2018 - 5:30am
September 22, 2018
Pine River fishing contest to promote suicide awareness
The dam in Pine River will become the next battleground against suicide from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29. The weapons? Fishing and...
September 22, 2018 - 4:00am
June 4, 2018
Grief support group meets at The Warehouse
A grief support group for individuals and families who would like to receive support and to connect with fellow survivors meets at The Warehouse in Pine River. Facilitators who have experience with loss and training for group settings will lead bi-weekly meetings. This is not meant...
June 4, 2018 - 3:30am
February 21, 2018
Vendors needed for PR-B early childhood garage sale
Vendors and shoppers are needed for the Kids Stuff Garage Sale slated Saturday, May 5, at The Warehouse in Pine River. The garage sale, which will run from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., is a fundraiser for the Pine River-Backus Early Childhood Coalition. All money raised will go back to the...
February 21, 2018 - 3:30am
January 7, 2018
Faces: Smith stays active in PR-B community
Ashley Smith is usually not too hard to find. Usually she is working - often on a volunteer basis - to improve the lives of the youth of Pine...
January 7, 2018 - 4:00am
November 9, 2017
Indoor farmers', crafters' market to be held in Pine River
Pine River Market Square, a local farmers' and crafters' market, will hold an indoor market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at The Warehouse, 307 Norway Ave., Pine River. The market will feature local growers offering produce, canned goods and baked goods. There will be...
November 9, 2017 - 6:30am
August 30, 2017
Arts Off 84 Art Crawl on tap Labor Day weekend
The 10th annual Arts Off 84 Art Crawl is set for Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 2-3, of Labor Day weekend. Seven locations along scenic Minnesota...
August 30, 2017 - 8:00am
April 26, 2017
Kids stuff garage sale fundraiser set May 6 in Pine River
The Pine River-Backus Early Childhood Coalition will host its annual kids stuff garage sale from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 6, at The Warehouse in Pine River. This will be a large, multi-family sale with a variety of items from high chairs to clothes, books and more. There...
April 26, 2017 - 5:05am
April 16, 2017
Pine River Market Square information meeting set
An informational meeting to learn about the 2017 Pine River Market Square: a local farmers'/ crafters' market will be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, at the Hunt Utilities Group Campus located just west off Highway 371 on County Road 2 in Pine River. Refreshments will be served....
April 16, 2017 - 4:20am
August 25, 2016
Freedom Team raises funds with feats of strength
The Warehouse in Pine River recently brought together a crowd to watch Power Explosion 2016 with the Freedom Team. The event, hosted by Tom Flaskerud...
August 25, 2016 - 9:33am
July 20, 2016
Calendar of events-July 21, 2016
WEEKLY Thursdays: Nisswa Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Nisswa American Legion Thursdays: Market in the Park, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes Fridays: Pine River Duck Races, 1:45 p.m., Pine River Dam Fridays: Pine River Market Square farmers market, 2:30-5:30 p.m.,...
July 20, 2016 - 10:54am
April 27, 2016
Adult & Teen Challenge Choir to perform May 8 in Pine River
Riverview Church in Pine River will host the Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge Choir in a free performance at 9 a.m. Sunday, May 8, at The Warehouse. The MnTC Choir is known statewide, having performed at over 250 churches in 2015. The choir's contemporary gospel and praise songs will...
April 27, 2016 - 4:06pm
March 16, 2016
Riverview Church in Pine River receives $60,000 grant
Riverview Church, Pine River, received a $60,000 grant from the Otto Bremer Trust for general operating support for out-of-school time programs at The Warehouse to help youth in Pine River-Backus develop social-emotional assets. The Otto Bremer Trust awarded over $8.4 million in grants...
March 16, 2016 - 2:09pm