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Looking Back: Junly 4, 2013

40 years ago, July 3, 1973

From the Country Echo

The Lake Country Echo took a break for the week of July 4 to give the staff a much needed rest.

30 years ago, July 8, 1983

From the Country Echo

Don Heidt of Breezy Point will be among the field of golfers vying for a slot in the 1983 National Senior Open Golf Tournament July 18-24.

Dr. Dieter Zoglauer, a clinical psychologist, opened a practice in Nisswa.

20 years ago, July 1, 1993

From the Lake Country Echo

Ninety youngsters have registered for Crosslake’s baseball program, which will include two T-ball teams, one Little League team, one Bronco team, one Pony team and one softball team.

The Department of Natural Resources said the pin-sized black spots found on many fish this year are not harmful.

10 years ago, July 2003

From the Lake Country Echo

Phil Brunes received his diploma from Pequot High Lakes High School 60 years after he left the school in 1943 before graduation to enlist in the Navy.

Barb Olson was selected to be the grand marshal for the Pequot-Breezy Fourth of July parade.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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