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Pine River-Backus

June 22, 2019
Pine River-Backus area youth staged "Snow White" on Friday and Saturday, June 14-15, in the school gym with Prairie Fire Children's Theatre. Submitted Photo
PR-B youth stage 'Snow White'
June 22, 2019 - 8:00am
PR-B honor roll students listed
June 22, 2019 - 4:00am
June 17, 2019
Terry Quist of the Minnesota School Board Association speaks to school board members, staff and parents June 7 in the PR-B high school media center as part of the school's strategic planning process. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus School: Strategic planning shows common themes. District strong in celebrations, needs to improve communication
June 17, 2019 - 6:00am
May 26, 2019
PR-B students clear brush and other debris behind the Pine River Public Library during Tiger Pride Service Day. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Tigers loose in Pine River area
May 26, 2019 - 4:00am
May 21, 2019
Region Five teachers honored at Sourcewell
May 21, 2019 - 9:30am
May 19, 2019
Those honored included the following area educators (l to r, top row): Kay Sawyer, Pine River-Backus Public School; Matt Ingman, Pequot Lakes Middle School; Janna Blanski, Crosslake Community School; (l to r, bottom row) Jon Thorson, Pequot Lakes High School; Cheri Lemberg, Pine River-Backus Elementary School, and Michele Zeidler, Eagle View Elementary School.
Area educators honored as Educators of Excellence
May 19, 2019 - 4:00am
May 14, 2019
Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus School Superintendent Dave Endicott was visibly disappointed when the results came in Tuesday, May 14, against the building bond referendum. He and several staff members from the school met at Bites Bar and Grill to hear the results together.play button
Pine River-Backus referendum shot down by voters
May 14, 2019 - 10:46pm
The Staples-Motley School District's $60 million referendum will go to a vote Tuesday, May 14. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
3 school district referendums go to vote May 14
May 14, 2019 - 7:23pm
May 5, 2019
Meghan Jarvi was one of the Pine River-Backus students nominated as a Student of Character in the annual Sourcewell event. Jarvi's nomination letter recognized her resilience in the face of loss. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Faces: Jarvi recognized for resilience
May 5, 2019 - 6:00am
May 2, 2019
The referendum on facility additions and improvements for Pine River-Backus Schools will be held from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, at Pine River City Hall.
Absentee ballots available for PR-B school bond referendum
May 2, 2019 - 4:00am
April 29, 2019
Rural Renewable Engery Alliance employees Tanya Jones (left) and Anthony Fair complete solar panel installation at Pine River-Backus School in October 2018. Submitted Photo
Major school solar project slated for completion with 6 solar arrays
April 29, 2019 - 2:00am
April 22, 2019
The PR-B Tigers logo inside the entry doors at Pine River-Backus school. Echo Journal file photo.
Pine River-Backus: School board takes advantage of snow-day legislation
April 22, 2019 - 4:00am
April 21, 2019
Madison Abraham was one of two students selected as this year's Students of Character by Sourcewell. Abraham's teacher Kim Sheley described her as "fiercely independent" and recognized her work ethic in her nomination. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Abraham's work ethic recognized with award
April 21, 2019 - 6:00am
April 18, 2019
Photo illustration, Metro Creative Graphics, Inc.
Local districts decide not to add school days
April 18, 2019 - 6:00am
April 10, 2019
Reader Opinion: A world without music or arts?
April 10, 2019 - 5:30am