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  1. PR-B alumnus returns to present research to students, communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pine River-Backus students and residents were reintroduced to an alumnus when he presented the results of scientific research he led with the University of Minnesota-Duluth.

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  2. 1 hour 8 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Six Boy Scouts and three leaders from Pine River-Backus Boy Scout Troop #73 made a day trip to St. Paul to visit the State Capitol to work on requirements for the Citizenship in the Nation merit badge.

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  3. Felthous chosen team, conference MVP3 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pine River-Backus senior Megan Felthous was selected team and Northwoods Conference most valuable player for the 2014-15 girls' basketball season.

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  4. Pequot Lakes: Borleis, Struss honored 1 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pequot Lakes' C.J. Borleis and Pine River-Backus' Zach Struss were chosen to the Brainerd Dispatch All-Area team.

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  5. PR-B to host Kindergarten Roundup April 2310 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pine River-Backus Elementary School will host an event Thursday, April 23, for children who will be entering kindergarten in 2015-16 and their parents.

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  6. 3. Sign stolen outside of BackusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    In February, concerned citizens replaced pipeline protest signs near Backus and Hackensack that were damaged by vandalism.

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  7. PR-B junior varsity speech team completes season3 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pine River-Backus junior varsity speech team competed at its last meet of the season Tuesday, March 17, in Walker.

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  8. Struss chosen MVP for TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Junior Zach Struss was chosen most valuable player of the Pine River-Backus boys' basketball team last week at a winter sports banquet.

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  9. 4 hours 9 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Forestry officials. Joel Lemberg, area fire program forester stationed at the Backus DNR Forestry office, said the DNR traditionally... Due to sudden, dry thaws and an anticipated drought, area burning ...

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  10. PR-B Boy Scout Troop #73 to host pancake breakfast Sunday1 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pine River-Backus Boy Scout Troop #73 will host its annual pancake breakfast from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Palm Sunday, March 29, at Pine River American Legion Post #613.

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  11. Community encouraged to attend Soup & Sweets food shelf fundraiser Saturday in Pine RIver4 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... s on the advisory board for the Pine River Area Food Shelf and treasurer of the board of directors for the Pine River-Backus Family Center that oversees the agency.)

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  12. Pine River-Backus: Career Day panels give students classroom advice3 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    For a third year, the Pine River-Backus Career Day brought professionals to the high school to give valuable advice to students.

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  13. Reminders - March 196 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ECFE parent educator to speak Thursday at PR-B Katy Smith, a licensed Early Childhood Family Education parent educator, will be the speaker for How to Get Our Youngest Kids to R.O.A.R. from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 19, in the Pine River-Backus School Commons.

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  14. Pages from the Past - March 195 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... meeting concerning Paul's Fireplace Wood was cancelled indefinitely. However, Bill Sawyer of Sawyer Timber Co. of Backus met with the council to outline his proposal for acquisition of the former Durkee property. A measure allowing Sunday liquor in ...

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  15. Bernice Clara CampbellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... on Saturday, March 14 at St. Christopher's Catholic Church in Nisswa. Bernice was buried in Evergreen Cemetery in Backus with Rudy and Gene. Memorials can be sent to St. Christopher's Church or to the charity of your choice. Arrangements were with ...

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  16. 'The Game's Afoot' is a family affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... and "Vaudeville's My Home." In the fall of 2014, Jennifer acted in "Ladies First," a play put on through Pine River-Backus Community Education and directed by Isaak. The Andersons share a theatrical connection too strange for anyone but a stage ...

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  17. 'The Game's Afoot' is a family affair5 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... and "Vaudeville's My Home." In the fall of 2014, Jennifer acted in "Ladies First," a play put on through Pine River-Backus Community Education and directed by Isaak. The Andersons share a theatrical connection too strange for anyone but a stage ...

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  18. Downie, Tigers cruise to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Liz Downie led the Pine River-Backus girls' basketball team with 20 points while teammates Shelby Adkins and Megan Felthous each added 16 points in a 76-46 win over the Northland Eagles in the Tigers' final regular season game.

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  19. Tiger Talk: Read To SucceedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... of the brain development has occurred. Promoting reading for our elementary students is very important! Pine River-Backus Elementary has been busy encouraging and trying to motivate our students to read, as well as celebrating our own love for ...

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  20. 5. Final Holocaust Project Fair for WangbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pine River-Backus eighth grade teacher Lynn Wangberg lead her final Holocaust Project Fair on March 5. Wangberg is scheduled to retire at the completion of the 2014-2015 school year, but before she goes, she got one more chance to teach a unit on the Holocaust.

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