Looking Back-Jan. 17, 2013
40 years ago, Jan. 18, 1973
From the Country Echo
A fire gutted Gardiner Hardware store in Pine River. At one time during the battle, it was feared that the blaze might engulf the entire block. Pine River and Pequot Lakes fire departments responded, as well as part of the Brainerd force.
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