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

    Dec 11, 2014 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Passed away peacefully on December 11, 2014 after a short battle with cancer. Long-time employ of KLKS Radio Station, and active member in the: Backus Lions Club, Working Together Coalition, and Pine River-Backus School Board Member.

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  2. Pine River Lions Club furnishes new eyeglass, hearing aid receptacles4 min agoRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... were delivered to Pine River State Bank, Essentia Health Clinic in Pine River, Associates In Eye Care, the Pine River-Backus Family Center and the Pine River Public Library. Eyeglasses and hearing aids are turned over to Lions International to be ...

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  3. 5. Tiger Talk: Class of 2015 chooses varied career optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Class of 2015 will graduate from Pine River-Backus Schools on May 29 and has much to celebrate.

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  4. Tigers cruise past NorthlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Nick Gravdahl went 4-for-5 with a double and two RBI and Brenden Fenstermaker was 3-3 with a double and two RBI as the Pine River-Backus Tigers defeated the Northland Eagles 12-7 in non-conference baseball action on Friday, May 15. The win helped the Tigers end a four-game losing streak.

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  5. Patriots' junior varsity finishes 18-213 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pequot Lakes junior varsity softball team finished the season with an 18-2 record, including splitting a doubleheader against Pine River-Backus on Tuesday, May 12. In the first game against PR-B, the Patriots won 6-5 as Taya Salminen was the winning pitcher while Haman and Deutsch were both 2-for-3 and Deutsch and Maggie Miska both drove in two ... (more)

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  6. 3 hours 32 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... inished with two hits. Pequot Lakes, 11-4-1, was scheduled to face Osakis before playing a doubleheader at Pine River-Backus at 4 p.m. on Friday, May 22.

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  7. Patriots extend winning streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... while W-DC drops to 2-10 and 2-16. The Patriots, who were scheduled to conclude the regular season against Pine River-Backus on Tuesday, will open Subsection 7AA play on Thursday, May 21. "We are now 43-3 in the conference over the past four years," ...

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  8. PR-B boys triumph, girls 2nd at conference meetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pine River-Backus boys won the Northland Conference title while the PR-B girls finished second in the Northwoods Six Conference meet on Thursday, May 7, in Walker.

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  9. Kenneth BartesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Kenneth D. Bartes, age 80, of Backus passed away peacefully on April 11, 2015 in Weslaco, TX after a long battle with lung problems.

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  10. Why I Relay: To help all those diagnosed with cancer4 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    It is that time again - the planning for the Pine River-Backus Area Relay For Life.

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  11. Genevieve WoodruffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... of Christian Burial was held on May 12 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Hackensack. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery, Backus. Arrangements with Kline Funeral Home, Pine River.

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  12. Week of Action celebrated with greeting17 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... of Action aimed at improving unity among educators, students and community prior to contract bargaining. Pine River-Backus and other districts participated Wednesday, May 6, by greeting students as they arrived on school buses. Educators and the ...

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  13. Pine River-Backus Area Relay For LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Northland Press

    It is that time again the planning for the Pine River-Backus Area Relay For Life. This is the 12th year of the Relay For Life at the Pine River-Backus High School track and field.

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  14. 58 min 55 sec agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... Fabian and Hunter Hoffbeck 41, Brady Evenson 40, Logan Puetz and Levi Puetz 39, and Mariah Bailey 38. The Pine River-Backus trap shooting team hosted its second competition of the season on Sunday, May 3. Top shooters were Dale Ford, with 46 of 50 ...

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  15. Pine River-Backus School District: High school principal takes position in distant district4 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pine River-Backus High School Principal Trent Langemo will leave the district at the end of his contract June 30 to become high school principal at Kasson-Mantorville High School in southern Minnesota.

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  16. Pages from the Past - May 71 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... In most areas, the students scored significantly higher than their peers throughout the state. (Photo) Pine River-Backus senior Andy Haehnal and junior Eleshia Pitcher rode to prom in John Deere style Saturday night. This year's PR-B prom was held ...

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  17. Tigers split with Nevis2 min agoRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pine River-Backus' Miah Hansen pitched a total of 16 innings, striking out 19 and walking just two in a doubleheader split with Nevis in Upper Mississippi Conference softball action on Thursday, April 30. PR-B lost the opener 7-6 after scoring a run in the bottom of the ninth inning.

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  18. Genevieve WoodruffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... y, May 11 from 5 to 7 PM at the church, and also one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Backus. Arrangements with Kline Funeral Home, Pine River.

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  19. Tigers still unbeaten in Northwoods play3 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pine River-Backus Tigers easily defeated the Laporte Wildcats 26-3 on Friday, May 1, to remain undefeated in the Northwoods Conference with a 6-0 record.

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  20. Backus: Council reviews quotes6 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... were tabled until more information became available. The council also reviewed quotes for roofing repair for the Backus Head Start building. Quotes came from Myron Stanley Construction LLC for $10,482, and Neumann Construction Inc. for $11,500. The ...

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