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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
CLC natural resources students take 1st at quiz bowl
State Legislature: Tax conformity, bonding bill cited as top issues
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger
'Chasing Coral' documentary to play in Brainerd
Cass County Board: Zoning permits up in 2017
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Crosslake archers take third in Hawley
Boys Basketball: JV Patriots win one of two
Danecdotes: A force down low - Semmler, Rainwater anchor PR-B post game
Elizabeth "Betty" C. Hyde
Sharon A. Klaseus
Jake E. Haapajoki
Yvonne A. Larson
Norman G. Myears
NUUF to host LGBTQ panel Sunday
Effects of adverse childhood experiences topic of event Thursday
Cold weather car safety
3 things for better health - Feb. 19
Heart healthy eating
Opinion: Guns, opioids, alcohol, bad judgment and balance
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Danecdotes: Lenten sacrifice should be tough
Letter to the editor: Mayor responds to story
We must admit it: This is who we are
letters to the editor
Supporting Denny McNamara
Shh...It's a Surprise
Births: Jan. 27, 2018
Jay and Marilyn Brutsman -
Brogle Family 5
February 20, 2018
Crosslake School: Board approves pre-K application
Crosslake Community School is just about ready to send its application for a pre-kindergarten program to the Minnesota Department of Education....
February 20, 2018 - 5:00am
February 18, 2018
Taking the classroom to the lake
CHERRY, Minn. — Ten-year-old Joey Smith, a fifth-grader at Cherry School, clutched the northern pike in two gloved hands. The wide-eyed...
February 18, 2018 - 11:25am
Making the Grade - Feb. 18, 2018
University of Wisconsin-Madison Two local students graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Dec. 16. They are: Caroline Mueller, Nisswa, chemical engineering; and Cole Soffa, Nisswa, industrial engineering. Concordia College-Moorhead The following local students were named...
February 18, 2018 - 3:30am
February 13, 2018
PR-B Middle School Students of the Month
Pine River-Backus School has named its January Middle School Students of the Month as Barron Milham (left), Brady Ruhl, Irvin Tulenchik, Austin...
February 13, 2018 - 11:00am
PR-B High School Students of the Month
Pine River-Backus High School Students of the Month for January were: Madison Trowbridge (left), Ashley Nordlund, Shaun Jacobsen, Olivia Adkins,...
February 13, 2018 - 9:00am
February 11, 2018
Nisswa Chamber hosts Junior Achievement students
The Nisswa Chamber hosted 250 seventh- and eighth-grade Junior Achievement students from Staples-Motley and Pillager schools Wednesday, Jan....
February 11, 2018 - 7:00am
February 10, 2018
Pequot Lakes High School: Honor roll students announced
The following Pequot Lakes High School students were named to the first semester honor roll: 12th grade - A honor roll
February 10, 2018 - 9:00am
February 6, 2018
Duluth schools remove 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' 'Huckleberry Finn' from curriculum due to racial slur
The novels "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" will no longer be required reading in the Duluth school district...
February 6, 2018 - 8:04pm
January 31, 2018
CLC plays host to bonding presentations
Having made their appeals to authority, the city of Brainerd and Central Lakes College now wait for the state of Minnesota's response. Tuesday's...
January 31, 2018 - 7:00am
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080. • Snowshoeing: 3-5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2. Fee: Free. Snowshoe students will meet in the Pine River-Backus School commons for a snack and check-in....
January 31, 2018 - 4:30am
January 30, 2018
Making the Grade - Jan. 30, 2018
Augustana University Alexandra Stone, Crosslake, was named to the fall 2017 dean's list at Augustana University in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. North Dakota State University The following local students were named to the fall 2017 dean's list at North Dakota State University in Fargo:...
January 30, 2018 - 4:30am
January 29, 2018
Tiger Talk: ROAR expectations are alive and well in our community
A couple weeks ago, during our sub-zero extravaganza, I had car trouble. You are probably saying, "Join the club." I know I was in great company....
January 29, 2018 - 4:30am
January 24, 2018
Crookston School Board revises yearbook policy on photos of students with guns
CROOKSTON, Minn. — The Crookston School Board is revising its policy on yearbook photos following a controversy that erupted over a student's...
January 24, 2018 - 11:11pm
January 22, 2018
Adult education classes to start Jan. 24 in Pine River
Brainerd Lakes Adult Basic Education will hold adult education classes in the Pine River-Backus area. The program is designed to support learners in GED or Accuplacer preparation, work readiness skills, basic computer skills, English as a second language skills, and math and reading...
January 22, 2018 - 8:30am
January 18, 2018
PR-B students inspired on MLK Day
The Pine River-Backus School District opted to hold an observance day on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 15, giving students an opportunity...
January 18, 2018 - 4:00am