Lunch was also provided to the youngsters through the Backus Summer Food Service Program, sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Education, Otto Bremer Trust and Northland Foundation. The festivities will conclude with an Art Exhibit taking place...
Yesterday
Pine River-Backus boys golf coach Steve Heslop was inducted into the Minnesota High School Golf Coaches Association Hall of Fame. He is shown posing with his Hall of Fame plaque and his daughter, Jackie. Submitted Photo. Prior to the state...
Yesterday
Kelly Stranne of Pequot Lakes and Hannah Lemberg of Backus earned a position on the Minnesota State Wrangler Junior Rodeo Team. -Compiled by Theresa Bourke, Staff Writer. Explore related topics:lifestylesLeo HoveyPine...
6/23/2017
Brainerd Dispatch BACKUS —An 83-year-old Park Rapids man was injured Sunday in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 64 near Backus . The Minnesota State Patrol reported the crash occurred at 1:53 p.m. Sunday between a 2008 Buick Lacrosse and a 2001...
6/19/2017
After Arlin retired, they moved north to Backus , Minnesota . They enjoyed 12 years of retirement together and traveled extensively during that time. In January 1993, Arlin passed away suddenly at home from a massive heart attack. Bernice missed him...
6/13/2017
International Falls Journal Sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, more 37,000 people have been served since June 2010. Other events. With the help of a $3,500 grant from the Marshall N. Knudson Family...
6/9/2017
The first crash, reported on Saturday May 27, 2017 at 12:04 PM in Bull Moose Township, rural Backus MN , in the Foot Hills State Forest area, injured a 57 year old male from Somerton, Arizona. A 2005 Artic Cat ATV was travelling on the ATV trail when it...
6/6/2017
Surviving Ed are his wife Jessie of Cherokee; two sons -- Michael McGuire of Backus , Minnesota and Chad and his wife Peggy McGuire of Sioux Falls, South Dakota; and one daughter, Jill and her husband Ryan Johnson of Sioux Falls; five...
6/1/2017