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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus: Tilbury advances to finals at speech meet
Heintzeman to host in-district office hours this Saturday
Mining muddle: Crow Wing Power board grapples with controversial royalty agreement
Pine River-Backus School District: Board declares support for tobacco age change
Women's cancer support group meets Feb. 8
WATCH: The Rink Live plans second day of streaming Hockey Day Minnesota interviews
Area Girls Hockey: Lightning blank Panthers for share of conference title
Area Boys Basketball: Hirschey, Tigers down the Cardinals
Dance: Revolution kick 6th, Jazz 9th
Girls Hockey: Lightning girls lose three
Stuart D. DeMenge
Eleanore A. Aarrestad
Hannah C. Call
Richard Clyde Steele
Grim's Grub: Liver pate: Try it, you just might like it
Crow Wing Energized: Mental illness is as common as brown eyes
Faith: Becoming one with the potato
Senior Menus: Jan. 14-18, 2019
Card games: Jan. 1, 2019
Danecdotes: Weekend getaway a nice change of pace
Opinion: Foreign aid, adjust and repair
Sheriff's Corner: A snapshot of 2018
Bormett's Vignette: A change in perspective
Opinion: Trump's Wall and Illegal Prowlers
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November 7, 2018
Cross-country: PL's Chaney 32nd, Zutter 90th at state
Pequot Lakes seventh-grader Calia Chaney finished the course in 19 minutes, 46.2 seconds to finish 32nd on Saturday, Nov. 3, at the State Cross-Country...
November 7, 2018 - 3:30am
October 31, 2018
Cross-Country: Patriots Chaney, Zutter advance to state
Pequot Lakes' Calia Chaney posted a fourth-place time of 19:40.4 in the Section 8-A meet Friday, Oct. 26 at the Twin Pines Country Club to advance...
October 31, 2018 - 2:00am
October 24, 2018
Cross-Country: Six Patriots earn all-conference honors
Patriot cross-country runners earning All-Mid-State Conference awards, from left: Jesse Clausen, Ellie Flaws, Rian Zutter, Calia Chaney, Carly...
October 24, 2018 - 1:00pm
Cross-Country: Tigers 7th at conference meet
Mara Adams of Pine River-Backus finished 14th as the Tiger girls team was incomplete, while Jacob Schnoor of PRB finished 24th and the Tiger boys were seventh at the Park Region Conference Meet where Wolverine boys and girls teams finished second Tuesday, Oct. 16. Schnoor was followed...
October 24, 2018 - 7:30am
October 17, 2018
Cross-country: Patriot girls 2nd, boys 3rd in Staples
The Pequot Lakes girls were second as a team - with Rian Zutter taking third, Calia Chaney fourth and Carly Chaney pacing fifth - at the Mid-State Conference meet at The Vintage Golf Course on Tuesday, Oct. 9. Just behind the Patriot girls trio were Ellie Flaws and Nicole Young, who...
October 17, 2018 - 11:30am
Cross-country: Tiger boys finish 6th at Henning
The Pine River-Backus Tigers finished in sixth for the boys and incomplete for the girls, with the top finishers of Mara Adams in 16th and Jacob Schnoor in 25th, at the Ottertail Central Invite Tuesday, Oct. 9, at Oakwood Golf Course. Adams crossed the line with a time of 24:08, while...
October 17, 2018 - 9:30am
October 10, 2018
Cross-country: Tiger boys 7th at Ruttgers
Marcus Lukanen paced the team with a 20:27.2 5K time as the Pine River-Backus boys cross-country team finished seventh at the Crosby-Ironton Ranger Invite at Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge Thursday, Oct. 4. Lukanen was followed by Louis Bueckers, who finished 43rd with a time of 20:57....
October 10, 2018 - 8:30am
Cross-Country: Patriot girls 11th, boys 14th in Perham
The Pequot Lakes Patriot boys finished 13th as a team and the girls ended the day in 11th place at the Perham Invitational Thursday, Oct. 4. Calia Chaney, the Patriots' top runner, finished 26th in the girls race with a time of 19:58 - second-best 5K time in Patriot girls history....
October 10, 2018 - 5:30am
October 3, 2018
Cross-country: Patriot girls second in Foley - PL boys finish 6th
Patriot girls finish 2nd Rian Rutters ran to a ninth-place finish with a time of 20:53.9 for the Pequot Lakes Patriot girls who finished second at the Foley Invite Thursday, Sept. 27th. The Patriot boys ended the day in sixth place. Boys results Team scores: 1-Mora 42, 2-St. Cloud...
October 3, 2018 - 4:30am
Cross-Country: Adams, Lukanen pace PR-B runners
Mara Adams and Marcus Lukanen turned in the fastest times for the Pine River-Backus cross-country teams at the New York Mills Dual Meet on Thursday, Sept.27. Adams finished first overall with a time of 24:34. She was followed across the line by Anna Sechser in second and Lauren Penkhus...
October 3, 2018 - 3:30am
September 26, 2018
Cross Country: Patriot boys 5th, girls 7th in Bagley - PR-B boys finish 20th
The Patriot boys cross country team managed a fifth-place finish while the girls secured a seventh-place finish at the Bagley Invitational on Tuesday, Sept. 18. The Pine River-Backus boys finished 20th overall, led by Louis Bueckers' 20 minute, 56 second finish. Caleb Travis was not...
September 26, 2018 - 3:00am
September 19, 2018
Cross Country: Patriot girls 16th, boys 18th
The Patriot girls cross country team finished 16th with a top finish by Rian Zutter (42nd place, 21 minutes, 24.7 seconds) at the Lucky Lindy Invite at the Little Falls Golf Course Thursday, Sept. 13. Just behind Zutter was Ellie Flaws, who finished in 21:47.5 for 56th place. Nicole...
September 19, 2018 - 4:30pm
September 12, 2018
Cross country: Patriots sweep home invitational - PR-B boys finish third
Both the Patriot girls and boys cross country teams earned individual first-place finishes and team first-place finishes at the Patriots' invitational...
September 12, 2018 - 3:00am
September 5, 2018
Cross country: Patriots 31st at St. Olaf
Ethan Johnson finished with the top time for Pequot Lakes at 18:37.1 which was good for 144th place as the Pequot Lakes boys cross country placed 31st in the 38-team, 1,400 athlete, St. Olaf College Invitational on Thursday, Aug. 30. Jesse Clausen was second for the Patriots, finishing...
September 5, 2018 - 2:30pm
September 2, 2018
Cross Country: Patriot boys return several, girls return 3
While the Patriot boys cross country team return several athletes, they move forward without their only state qualifier, as 2018 graduate Reid...
September 2, 2018 - 12:00pm