Backus News


01/17/2018 11:03 AM  ~~~Source~~~
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X meet at the U.S.... 

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X meet at the U.S. Senate, on March 26, 1964, after a hearing on the 1964 Civil Rights Act.


01/15/2018 08:10 AM  ~~~Source~~~
PR-B Community Education Classes Listed1 hour ago 

Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080.


01/11/2018 12:03 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Operation Sandwich donates food to schools23 min ago 

Over 400 bags of non-perishable food items were collected and distributed to students in six different area school districts before the holiday break as part of the Operation Sandwich initiative.


01/09/2018 08:17 AM  ~~~Source~~~
PR-B Community Education offers classes23 min ago 

Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080.


01/08/2018 08:21 AM  ~~~Source~~~
PR-B High School Students of the Month named17 min ago 

From left, Pine River-Backus High School Students of the Month for December were Zack Tulenchik, Olivia Adkins, Korbyn Hulke, Rylee Norman, Torry Hirschey, Liam Ross, Archer Shamp and Kiana Waltower.


01/08/2018 05:57 AM  ~~~Source~~~
12 min 13 sec ago 

From left, Pine River-Backus Middle School Students of the Month for December were: Averie Sawyer, Ashlee Crawford, Hannah Barchus, Emily Holtti, Brady Bristow, Lyndon Gregory and Ethan Lodge.


01/03/2018 11:05 AM  ~~~Source~~~
2 min 54 sec ago 

Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080.


01/03/2018 06:28 AM  ~~~Source~~~
;Cass County commissioners elected Commissioner Bob Kangas as 2018 chair. File photo 

Those rules call for meeting 9 a.m. the first Tuesday each month at the courthouse in Walker and third Tuesday-January through April and October through December-at the land department building in Backus.


12/28/2017 05:38 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pages from the Past - Dec. 28, 20175 min ago 

Editor's note: Many of our local young people are serving in various parts of the world with our Armed Forces, and were their addresses known, they would quite likely receive a few extra letters.


12/26/2017 10:26 AM  ~~~Source~~~
PR-B Community Education classes listed41 min ago 

Pine River-Backus Community Education offers the following upcoming classes. Register online at prbschools.revtrak.net or call 218-587-2080.


12/25/2017 07:29 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Santa has helpers at Pine River-Backus Family Center21 min ago 

As the song says, "He's making a list and checking it twice, gonna find out who's naughty or nice ..." Not only is Santa watching but we are too.


12/24/2017 09:24 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Lake Country Places: Bailey house to become attraction in Backus 

The Bailey House could become a major attraction for the city of Backus, acting as a hub where Doug Taylor starts adventures with his guests.


12/22/2017 11:56 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Keeping tradition alive 

Teresa Rom makes adjustments to her display of 60 nativity scenes lining the perimeter of Backus Community Center room 101/102. Rom explained that this is the only nativity scene she allowed her children to play with, as it is kid-friendly and was inexpensive.