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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Agendas - May 26
Memorial Day round-up for the lakes area
Caregiver Support Group to meet at Crosslake Lutheran Church
Dutch and Irma Cragun to receive BLACF 2019 Award in Philanthropy
Pequot Lakes: Thorson named to All-State Symphonic Band
Outdoor Notes for May 26
Golf Results - May 23, 2019
Area Golf: CRMC grabs title sponsor roll for Lakes Area Showcase
BIR: Heavy dose of action at BIR over Memorial Day weekend
Football: U of M to tour Minnesota with Paul's Axe
Lois L. Hendricks
Mary Jane Janacek
Susan Katherine Crotty
Albert "Radar" Russell
Faith: God's law defines perfect love
Senior Menus: May 27-31, 2019
Card games: May 13-17, 2019
Faith: Surprised by beauty
Senior Menus: May 20-24, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: A piece of paradise
The Last Windrow: Try tackling a farmer's chores on a rainy day
Vogt's Notes: Nominate a deserving Pequot Lakes area citizen, business
Opinion: Memorial Day - Thank our soldiers
Letter to the editor: What would it take?
letters to the editor
Births: May 9, 2019
Births: May 4, 2019
Births: Jan. 30-March 7, 2019
The Regional Report: Crosby moves ahead with planned November school referendum
AITKIN COUNTY More than a quarter of positions remain unfilled in the Aitkin County Highway Department, an issue contributing to delays in planned...
11 hours 10 min ago
May 14, 2019
Bond vote fails: Plan to improve school facilities fails by 162 votes
The Pine River-Backus School District’s building bond referendum vote is in, and school district voters defeated the $15.295 million bond project...
May 14, 2019 - 10:30pm
May 12, 2019
Students provide input on PR-B School's future
Now near the tail end of the Pine River-Backus School District bond referendum discussion to improve facilities, students had an opportunity...
May 12, 2019 - 8:00am
May 10, 2019
Correction: PR-B School bond referendum polling hours are 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday
Polling hours for the Pine River-Backus School District building bond referendum were inaccurate in the Thursday, May 9, print edition of the Echo Journal. School district residents can vote from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, at Pine River City Hall. The polls will be open for...
May 10, 2019 - 12:32pm
PR-B School bond referendum vote is Tuesday: Cast ballots 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. at city hall
Pine River-Backus School District residents will head to the polls Tuesday, May 14, to vote on the district's proposed $15,295,000 building bond...
May 10, 2019 - 11:18am
May 8, 2019
Pine River-Backus Schools: Updated plans revealed at final bond referendum meeting
Updated site plans were revealed at the Tuesday, May 7, school bond referendum informational meeting in the Pine River-Backus School media center,...
May 8, 2019 - 4:41pm
May 2, 2019
Absentee ballots available for PR-B school bond referendum
Voters can still cast an absentee ballot on the bond referendum proposal for Pine River-Backus Schools. Voters living in precincts that vote...
May 2, 2019 - 4:00am
Letter to the editor: Proud to support PR-B referendum
I am so excited to support the referendum to update our school's need for growth! As a past graduate (many, many years ago), I enjoy watching my grandkids and great-nieces and -nephews in their many activities. What a great hub of entertainment events that take place there. This expansion...
May 2, 2019 - 2:30am
April 26, 2019
Pine River-Backus School: Community gathers for referendum input session
Pine River-Backus School District is nearing the Tuesday, May 14, referendum vote where school district residents will decide whether to issue...
April 26, 2019 - 4:00am
April 18, 2019
Catch up on PR-B Bond Referendum discussion. Vote is May 14.
Pine River-Backus is coming close to a May 14 bond referendum vote for expansion and renovation of school facilities. Below is a directory and...
April 18, 2019 - 11:00am
April 9, 2019
Absentee ballots available for PR-B Schools referendum
A bond referendum on facility additions and improvements for Pine River-Backus Schools will be held from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, at...
April 9, 2019 - 8:00am
March 1, 2019
Pine River-Backus School District: Bond referendum questions answered. Architect plans develop with student/staff input
Kodet Architects Mike Schellin and Kelly Martinez recapped plans for the Pine River-Backus School District's upcoming $15.295 million bond referendum...
March 1, 2019 - 4:00am
February 11, 2019
Tiger Talk: Updated facilities needed for students, community
The Pine River-Backus School District aims to inspire lifelong learners and is committed to excellence for the students and community. To provide...
February 11, 2019 - 8:00am
January 20, 2019
The Regional Report: Aitkin group raising funds to update almost 70-year-old choir robes
AITKIN A more secure entrance to Aitkin High School will be constructed, thanks to a $495,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Education,...
January 20, 2019 - 7:00am
December 23, 2018
The Regional Report: Splash pad coming to Deerwood; Mille Lacs hospital to expand
DEERWOOD It's official: a splash pad is on its way to Deerwood, the Crosby-Ironton Courier reported. The Deerwood City Council approved placing...
December 23, 2018 - 3:00am