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Looking Back-July 18, 2003

40 years ago, July 19, 1973

From the Country Echo

Debbie Zaske, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Allen Zaske of Route 2, Brainerd, is the newly elected co-chairman of Community Actions Youth Activities Committee.

The Pine River Art Club will hold its 13th annual art show July 26-29 at Pine River High School.

30 years ago, July 21, 1983

From the Country Echo

Bob and Florence Nachbar are retiring and liquidating Bob’s Secondhand Store after 23 years in business.

James Eulberg of Mankato caught an 11-pound, 11.5-ounce walleye on Gull Lake.

20 years ago, July 15, 1993

From the Lake Country Echo

Brad Wallace was elected chair of the Pequot Lakes School Board by a 5-2 vote over Mike Heuberger.

1992-93 King Bean Dave Guenther relinquished his crown and regal cape to the new Queen Bean, Judy Larsen, at Bean Hole Days in Pequot Lakes.

10 years ago, July 17, 2003

From the Lake Country Echo

Dick Mark, Wayne Chamberlain and Scott Chamberlain competed in a Paul Bunyan look-alike contest in Pequot Lakes on July 6.

John and Caroljean Weise celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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