University of Nebraska-
Carleen Ann Johnson of Nisswa was among University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) undergraduate students honored in conjunction with UNL's All-University Honors Convocation on April 13.
To sign up for the following classes, contact Pine River-Backus Community Education at 218-587-2080 or register online prbschools.revtrak.net.
• Survival Class Youth & Adult (ages 11-adult): 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
It's been a long, cold winter. The bus barn has been a big help with the snow and cold.
With April under way, including spring sports and field trips, it will be a busy two months. We look forward to serving the community's needs.
For the third time, Central Lakes College has been named one of the top 150 community colleges in the country by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program and is eligible to compete for the 2015 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence and $1 million in prize funds....
This year's extreme winter weather forced Pequot Lakes School District officials to call off school a total of five days, along with one late start. The Pine River-Backus (PR-B) School District closed six days and started late twice.
Pine River-Backus (PR-B) teacher contract negotiations have been going since the end of August, and though some compromise has been reached, there are still details under discussion.
"The biggest issues are money on the salary schedule.
When students at Nisswa Elementary School set out to collect food donations for Minnesota Food Share Month, they set an unrealistic goal of 500 items — unrealistic because they never could have limited themselves to that amount.
When the school bus arrived Monday, April 1, at the Lakes Area Food S...
Parents of 2014-15 kindergartners are invited to the Pine River-Backus School District's Kindergarten Roundup on May 1.
Parents will get their first opportunity to register their future PR-B Tigers during two 30-minute sessions at either 3:30 or 6 p.