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  1. PR-B Community Education offers classes1 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. For more information or to register, call 218-587-2080.

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  2. Dance slated Sunday at Backus Legion6 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Frankie Lamb's Frankly Country Band, playing classic country, pop, old time and swing, will return to the Backus American Legion from 2-6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21. The dance will be followed by an oven-fried chicken dinner with mashed potatoes, gravy, a vegetable, roll and dessert for $8.

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  3. Poferl was passionate, proud of PR-B18 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    With the passing of Sandra Poferl of Backus on Thursday, Dec. 11, the Pine River-Backus School District lost not only its school board chair, but someone who dedicated her free time to the district' students.

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  4. Sandra J. PoferlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    age 70 of Backus, MN passed away peacefully on December 11, 2014 after a short, but hard fought battle with lung & brain cancer. Sandy was born on September 28, 1944 in Norman, OK. Graduated from Oakland High School (CA) in 1962, and married Theodore ...

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  5. Tigers fall to Parkers Prairie11 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pine River-Backus Tigers lost to Parkers Prairie 74-54 in a non-conference boys' basketball game on Thursday, Dec. 4. The Tigers, 1-2 overall, were scheduled to play Walker-Hackensack-Akeley in their Northland Conference opener on Tuesday, Dec. 9, and then host Northome-Kelliher on Friday, Dec. 12. "We lost to a very good basketball team, which ... (more)

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  6. Reminders- December 1113 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pine River Library's annual Holiday Bake Sale fundraiser will run from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13. The Backus American Legion will host its annual Kids' Christmas Party for children 10 and under from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13. The Nisswa American Legion will have its annual Children's Christmas Party from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, ... (more)

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  7. NDSU representative to visit PR-B High School on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    A representative from the Office of Admission at North Dakota State University in Fargo will visit Pine River-Backus High School at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 15. The representative will help high school students learn how to earn a degree from NDSU.

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  8. Cass County: Sheriff's substation to remain in Pine River2 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Cass County commissioners on Tuesday, Dec. 2, decided to keep the sheriff's substation at the Pine River Police Department rather than move it to Backus.

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  9. Patriots split with TRF, EGF12 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pequot Lakes girls' basketball team hosted a pair of non-conference opponents from northwestern Minnesota as they lost to Thief River Falls Prowlers 66-57 on Friday, Dec. 5, and defeated the East Grand Forks Green Wave 61-47 on Saturday, Dec. 6. The Patriots, 2-1 overall, was scheduled to play Pine River-Backus on Tuesday, Dec. 9, and then ... (more)

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  10. Revolution place 3rd in jazz8 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pequot Lakes Revolution Dance Team opened their competitive season in Detroit Lakes on Saturday, Dec. 6. Ralph Anderson Gymnasium was packed with more than 400 high school dancers and nearly 1,000 spectators from 14 towns, including Pine River-Backus.

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  11. Cass County: Backus adult and family service outreach office popular2 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Financial assistance supervisors Wanda Reed and Sarah Smythe informed the Cass County Board on Tuesday, Dec. 2, the public has made good use of the county's outreach offices in Backus and Cass Lake.

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  12. Foggy conditions lead to early morning crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | KIMT

    The crash happened just after 3:30 a.m. north of Faribault, Minn., on Interstate 35. According to reports from the Minnesota State Patrol, 58-year-old Stanley Tilbury of Backus, Minn., was traveling southbound in a 1997 Chevrolet Cavalier when he crashed into the median and partially blocked the roadway. 24-year-old Thomas Ehrreich of Rosemount, Minn., driving a 2002 Ford F150 crashed into Backus.

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  13. Holiday events aboundRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Northland Press

    ... Katie Wagner at 218-851-2211, Dawn Maucieri at Maucieri's at 218-692-4800, or Karen Bresnahan at the Pine River-Backus Family Center at 218-587-4292. Families in need of Christmas for Kids services must turn in applications by Dec. 5 for the Pine ...

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  14. 5. The winning word for the 2013 Pine River Backus Spelling Bee is "incoherently"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2013 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pine River-Backus sixth-grader Torry Hirschey claimed victory at the 2013 Pine River-Backus Spelling Bee on Wednesday, Feb. 20. Fellow sixth-grader Noah Brogle claimed second place.

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  15. Tigers fall to Lake Park-Audubon 32-18 in FargodomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Henry Krecklau rushed for 177 yards and two touchdowns for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in a 32-18 non-conference loss to Lake Park-Audubon on Thursday, Oct. 16, in the Fargodome.

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  16. PR-B upsets Browerville 43-111 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    No. 6 Pine River-Backus upset No. 3 Browerville 34-11 in the Section 6A semifinals on Tuesday, Oct. 21. The Tigers will play at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Royalton.

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  17. Tigers hold off Pillager 21-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    On a cold Friday night, Sept. 12, the Pine River-Backus Tigers hosted the Pillager Huskies in a North Star Conference battle of 1-1 overall teams.

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  18. Pine River State Bank school supply driveRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | Northland Press

    Pine River State Bank was able to raise over $1800 in school supplies and donations for Remer, Crosby-Ironton, Pine River-Backus, and Pillager.

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  19. 22nd Annual Crosslake Artisan's FairRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Northland Press

    ... Grittner is a wood carver in his 90s who travels from St Cloud to show off his craft. Sheryl & Robert Gormley from Backus will demonstrate spinning and weaving. Gail Smith along with Patty Schroeder will share the art of rug hooking. Marilyn ...

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  20. Auditions for PR-B community theater Aug. 11-12Read the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Auditions for John Patrick's "The Curious Savage" will be held 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11 and Tuesday, Aug. 12 in the Pine River-Backus high school choir room.

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