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Looking Back-Aug. 22, 2013

40 years ago, Aug. 23, 1973

From the Country Echo

The Pequot Lakes Indians will host the Backus Wolverines on Aug. 31 for the first football game of the season.

Mannie Paffrath, of Hackensack, designs and builds grandfather clocks.

30 years ago, Aug. 25, 1983

From the Country Echo

1,800 ears of corn were devoured at the first Nisswa Lions Corn Feed on Aug. 13.

(Headline) Ideal Corners men’s softball team enroute to state tournament

20 years ago, Aug. 19, 1993

From the Lake Country Echo

Nisswa artist Mark Swenson won the DNR Trout and Salmon Stamp design contest.

(Photo) Square dancers demonstrated their movements during Celebrate Crosslake festivities.

10 years ago, Aug. 21, 2003

From the Lake Country Echo

Doris Nelson received the 2003 Woman of the Year Award from the Whitefish Area Lions.

(Headline) Glacial Waters Spa opens at Grand View Lodge

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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