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  1. Pine River-Backus Family Center happenings2 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., and the second Tuesday of the month from 3:30-6 p.m. The food shelf is located in the Pine River-Backus Family Center. a Family Center Home Visiting Program: The program has immediate openings for expectant mothers who would like ...

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  2. Daniel GillesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Daniel Gilles, age 57, of Backus, passed away on June 23, 2015, at the Sanford Bemidji Medical Center after a long and hard struggle with Lewey Body Dementia.

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  3. Area automobile accidentsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Northland Press

    Several automobile accidents in the area recently caused injury and, in one case, death. On Tuesday, June 23, the Cass County Sheriff's Office reports that at approximately 10:30 a.m. it received a call from a Backus area residence.

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  4. Bernice RaethRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | Journal

    ... to Axel and Hilda (Wram) Lundholm. She is survived by her husband, Edwin Raeth of Winthrop; son, Gary "Lee" Raeth of Backus; sister, Marjorie Block of Hutchinson; and brother, Chester Lundholm of New Ulm.

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  5. Anniversary: James Sr Shaw & Shirley ShawRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | St. Cloud Times

    They will celebrate with a private family gathering at Pine Mountain Resort in Backus, MN over the 4th of July weekend.

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  6. Grim's Tales: Weddings are to guests like peanuts are to lab monkeys5 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... I attended a wedding for a fellow firefighter and his longtime sweetheart, a fellow 2004 graduate from Pine River-Backus. The vows were faster than an auctioneer in action, but no less heartfelt for that fact. The whole shebang was held in a large ...

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  7. PR-B spring choir contest highlights14 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pine River-Backus High School choir achieved an overall superior rating at the Large Group Minnesota State High School League choir contest in April in New York Mills.

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  8. Charles LinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Charles Albert Linn, age 74, of Backus, MN passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2015.

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  9. Walker Superintendant Dave Endicott took the most pies to the face on the day, taking 5.Joe FraserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The weather was perfect for the annual Pine River-Backus Area Relay for Life held overnight Friday, June 19, at the Pine River-Backus School track.

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  10. Adult and Teen Challenge choir to perform in Backus5 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Lakeside Baptist Church in Backus will host the Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge Choir in a free performance at the 10:15 a.m. Sunday, June 28, service.

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  11. Backus man killed after being struck by tire2 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    A tire came off of a moving dump truck last Wednesday morning, June 17, and instead of rolling harmlessly into the ditch on Eighth Street Southwest near Backus, it struck pedestrian Charles Linn of Backus, who later died.

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  12. Backus man killed by tire falling off dump truckRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Marshall Independent

    The Cass County sheriff's office got a call for medical help at a home in the Backus area on Wednesday morning. Authorities say 74-year-old Charles Linn of Backus was struck by the tire as he stood at the end of his driveway.

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  13. Cass County man killed when truck tire flies off, hits himRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | TwinCities

    A Backus man was killed after being struck by a tire that came off a dump truck while he was retrieving his mail in his driveway. Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch says the sheriff's office received a medical assistance call at 10:22 a.m. last Wednesday at a residence in the Backus area.

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  14. Cass County Man Killed by Tire From Dump TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WDIO

    A Cass County man was killed when he was hit by a tire that came off a dump truck right outside his own home. The Cass County Sheriff's Office said the accident happened Wednesday, June 17, at about 10:30 a.m. They said 74-year-old Charles Linn was hit by the tire in his driveway, in the Backus area.

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  15. Sheriff: 74-Year-Old Struck By Dump Truck Tire, KilledRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | CBS Local

    ... largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A 74-year-old Backus man is dead after he was hit by a tire that came off a dump truck last Wednesday, according to the Cass County Sheriff's ...

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  16. 74 Year-Old Man Dies after being Hit by a TireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Valley News Live

    The driver of the dump trunk, Bruce Eveland, age 72, of Backus MN was uninjured and was unaware that the tire had come off.

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  17. Tire Comes Loose from Dump Truck; Hits, Kills Cass County ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KSTP

    A man in north central Minnesota died after he was hit by a tire that came off a dump truck. At about 10:22 a.m., Wednesday, June 17, 74-year-old Charles Linn of Backus was hit while standing at the end of his driveway in Cass County.

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  18. Charles LinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Charles Albert Linn, age 74, of Backus, MN passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2015.

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  19. Pine River-Backus School District: Forbort hired as high school principal28 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pine River-Backus School Board on Monday, June 15, hired Andrew Forbort as the next PR-B High School principal.

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  20. It is time for Pine River-Backus Area Relay For Life13 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Pine River-Backus Area Relay For Life will be Friday, June 19, at the PR-B High School track and field.

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