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Looking Back-March 7, 2013

40 years ago, March 8, 1973

From the Country Echo

Ten new Girl Scouts received their Brownie pins and membership cards into Troop 3222, Pequot Lakes: Cindy Adams, Laurie Berg, Lisa Dunbar, Kathy Ebnet, Kristen Ellis, Shelly Loveland, Sally Moberg, Jacque Swenson, Julee Thrane and Crystal Ylinen.

30 years ago, March 10, 1983

From the Country Echo

(photo) Steve LaBarre, Ideal Corners, is prepared for the Pequot Lakes Festival of the Arts. He is surrounded by a number of pieces that will be shown at the festival, including his pottery vase.

Crosslake’s ninth annual St. Patrick’s Day parade will be held Thursday, March 17, sponsored by Bob and Bonnie Mudek of the Riverside Inn.

20 years ago, March 4, 1993

From the Lake Country Echo

Pequot Lakes candidates for Teacher of the Year are Charlotte Greer, Michael Nelson, Tim Peabody, Jane Schmidt and Terri Thompson.

Kick off event for the 1993 Governor’s Fishing Opener on Gull Lake will be the Big Fish Banquet at Cragun’s Resort. Al Lindner will be the emcee.

10 years ago, March 6, 2003

From the Lake Country Echo

The Pelican Lakes 4-H Club elected officers: Brian Kennedy, parliamentarian; Spencer Lian, reporter; Sarah Schmidt, secretary; Ben Plattes, vice president; Caitlin Kennedy, president; Danielle Atwater and kjerstin Olson, historians; Cody Espeseth, info officer; Brendan McNamara, treasurer; Charlie Cook and Ian McNamara, sergeants-at-arms; and Demi Atwater, Colleen Kennedy, Michael Brennan and Levi Espeseth, song leaders.

(Echoing Around the Globe) Natalie Bray, Dr. Joel Miller and Stacy Cable are pictured at Mount Carey, Montego Bay, Jamaica, while they were on a dental mission along with two other Minnesota dentists Jan. 11-19.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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