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  1. Tiger Talk: Tiger Pride Service Day is May 2247 sec agoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... and eighth-grade students, and tutoring help to any seventh- through ninth-graders who need support. The Pine River-Backus (PR-B) High School NHS Chapter has also chosen the second annual Tiger Pride Service Day as an additional service project. On ...

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  2. Backus American Legion donates $6,000 to area food shelves2 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Backus American Legion donated $6,000 from its charitable gaming program to the Pine River and Hackensack area food shelves, an increase of $1,500 from the post's food shelf donations in 2014.

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  3. Grim's Tales: Remember to support your veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... so good, so this might not be an option. I often think back when my family lived next to the American Legion in Backus. Our house was nearly a recreation parlor, with friends coming and going constantly. Among them was Sam Sater, who lived within a ...

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  4. PR-B prom grand march is SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pine River-Backus High School's prom is Saturday, April 25, and grand march will be at 6 p.m. in the high school gym.

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  5. Tigers place 4th at Park Rapids30 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    After opening the day with a 9-2 win over the Bagley Flyers, the Pine River-Backus Tigers lost to the Park Rapids Panthers 14-1 and the Sebeka Trojans 3-1 to finish fourth out of eight teams at the 25th annual Park Rapids softball tournament on Saturday, April 18. Poor batting performance was partially responsible for the Tigers' losses as they ... (more)

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  6. B-H-V rolls past Tigers 12-01 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Mac Schluttner hurled a three-hit shutout and Ethan Korfe ripped a solo home run to lead the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders a 12-0 non-conference baseball victory over the Pine River-Backus Tigers on Friday, April 17. Luke Weniger went 2-3 with a pair of doubles and three RBI.

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  7. 5. Backus man is Minnesota SBA young entrepreneur of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Travis Kelley of JenTra Tools in Backus is the U.S. Small Business Administration Young Entrepreneur of the Year for Minnesota.

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  8. Why I Relay: Kids shouldn't lose their loved onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... sweet girl. Michelle Hayes, Breezy Point, is the captain of Team Hope in honor of her mother, Tammy. The Pine River-Backus Area Relay for Life is an overnight event that will start at 7 p.m. Friday, June 19, at the Pine River-Backus High School ...

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  9. Megan Schubbe, grade 9 and her animal portrayed in flowers. Photo by Travis GrimlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    In addition to "The Addams Family: A New Musical" being staged during the weekend of April 18, visitors to Pine River-Backus High School had the opportunity to view works of art by high school students.

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  10. 50 years of tiny fish9 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The week leading up to Saturday, May 2, marks a special anniversary for the Backus Fire Department .

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  11. [VIDEO] News of the North - Proms and Pageants4 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Tis the season for proms and pageants. Both area schools have been busy with the following events: Pequot Lakes Prom, Miss Pine River Pageant, Miss Pequot Lakes Pageant and Pine River-Backus Prom.

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  12. Cass board to host annual work session June 26 in Backus1 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Cass County Board will hold its annual planning work session from 8 a.m. to noon June 26 at the land department building in Backus.

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  13. Trap team prepares for April 27 openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Starbuck Times

    The MAHS trap team selected sophomores Natasha Nemmers and Justin Lundblad as team captains. They will lead the Lakers through the season, shooting in Class A Conference 7 against the following schools: KMS, LPGE, Rushford-Peterson, Two Harbors, Ashby, Math and Science Academy of Woodbury, Pine River-Backus and St. James.

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  14. Board awards low bid for Pine River street work1 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... currently has contracts with the county to clean the extension office in Pine River and land department building in Backus. Commissioners Neal Gaalswyk and Bob Kangas have served as a committee of the board to review the county's solid waste and ...

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

    Friday Apr 17 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... and the Minnesota Incentive Landscape: 9 a.m. Saturday, April 25, at Real Solar, a new shop on Highway 371 between Backus and Pine River; or 6 p.m.Monday, April 27, at the Rural Renewable Energy Alliance on the Hunt Utility Group campus west of Pine ...

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  16. Tigers' JV team 3-0 at tournament31 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pine River-Backus junior varsity softball team finished 3-0 at the Park Rapids junior varsity tournament on Saturday, April 11. The Tigers defeated Park Rapids Black 12-4 in the opener as Miah Hanson was the winning pitcher.

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  17. Tigers cruise past Northome-Kelliher 20-224 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    MiKayla Riedel had a triple and a double and scored three runs in three at bats for the Pine River-Backus Tigers softball team as they defeated the host Northome-Kelliher Mustangs 20-2 in five innings in the season opener on Monday, April 13. The Tigers had 14 earned runs that were driven in by a combination of Riedel, Olivia Davidson, Emma Mills, ... (more)

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  18. Volunteer opportunities abound in Cass County3 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... reimbursement and liability coverage are available. Contact FIA at 218-675-5435 or cassfia@uslink.net . a Pine River-Backus Family Center is looking for volunteers to assist with the food shelf at First Lutheran Church. Call Leslie at 218-587-4292 ...

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  19. Carol EvelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Carol Elaine Eveland passed into the presence of the Lord and her Savior at the Good Samaritan Society, Pine River, on April 10, 2015, at the age of 85. She was born in Backus to Ray and Flora Eveland on September 1, 1929.

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  20. Busy senior likes being busy8 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    To most students, involvement in one or two extracurricular activities is enough to keep them busy. For Pine River-Backus (PR-B) senior Stephanie DeGrote, you better add in a few more. "I'm in choir. I'm in our chamber choir, our women's choir and ...

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