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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
2 Pequot students in running for Triple 'A' Award
Registration available for Back to Basics sustainable living event
Pequot Lakes Middle School Students of the Month
After snow, brace for big chill: Motorists may face difficult commute Jan. 22 with slick roads
Backus: Wellhead protection plan qualifies city for grant funding
Girls Hockey: Northern Lakes not feeling any heartbreak
Chasing the blood moon: Photographer shares experience
Area Girls Basketball: PR-B the better of the Tigers
Area Boys Basketball: PR-B scores 9-point win
Area Wrestling: Road Crew runs away with team title
Ardith Ruth Peterson
Travis Lee Cartie
Inez M. Hayes
Alfred "Al" A. Sorem
Christine Louise Marsh
Chef's Hat: For a quick meal, break out chicken thighs
Boost your immune system and fight colds with probiotics
3 things for better health - Jan. 21
Pine River United Methodist Church makes donation
Senior Menus: Jan. 21-25, 2019
From the Lefthand Corner: 2020 run for president beginning now
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
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
August 31, 2018
Crosslake School opens new facility
When the new school year begins Tuesday, Sept. 4, at Crosslake Community School, it will do so in a brand new, $7.3 million facility located...
August 31, 2018 - 4:00am
January 24, 2017
Director's Notes: Welcome to new beginnings
Welcome to 2017 with all of its hopes, challenges, victories and, unfortunately, defeats that may come our way. One of the fun things about working in public education is that we have the opportunity get "fresh starts" at different times of the year, this being one of them. This is...
January 24, 2017 - 10:04pm
June 2, 2016
Crosslake student operates nonprofit
After raising money for the Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion as part of Crosslake Community School's "Crosslake Experience" course, charter...
June 2, 2016 - 9:02am
November 19, 2015
Charter school officials discuss building plans
Crosslake Community School board members joined director Todd Lyscio and roughly 30 residents Tuesday, Nov.
November 19, 2015 - 9:43am
November 17, 2015
Crosslake: New charter school building to 'enhance learning experience'
Crosslake Community School plans to build a new facility - ideally to be ready for the 2017-18 school year - on the corner of County Road 66...
November 17, 2015 - 8:00am
September 18, 2015
Crosslake: Enrollment, funding 'not too different' for charter school
The Crosslake Community School, unlike other area schools, is in the middle of its fourth week of the new school year. Being a charter school that students and parents need to opt into, school administrators don't necessarily know what their enrollment numbers will look like until...
September 18, 2015 - 5:32pm
July 13, 2015
Backus: Council hears of resignations
The Backus City Council made public two resignations at its Monday, July 6, meeting. Included in the meeting documents was the announcement of the resignation of Gail Leverson as executive director of the Cass County Economic Development Corporation. The city has had a working relationship...
July 13, 2015 - 10:05am
July 8, 2015
Backus: Foothills Christian Academy to open in former school building
Pine Mountain Gospel Church, operating in the former Backus School building, plans to use a portion of the newest section of that building to open Foothills Christian Academy in the fall of 2016. Church representatives updated the Backus City Council on Monday, July 6, on these plans. The...
July 8, 2015 - 9:49am
April 23, 2015
Real-life civics lesson
April 23, 2015 - 1:52pm
October 29, 2014
Crosslake Community School: Board members elected
Crosslake Community School held its school board election during its parent-teacher meetings Tuesday, Oct. 21, and Thursday, Oct. 23. School parents and staff elected five new board members and re-elected two incumbents to join board chairwoman Lisa Schumacher, whose position was...
October 29, 2014 - 1:45pm