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Looking Back-Aug. 29, 2013

40 years ago, Aug. 30, 1973

From the Country Echo

(Headline) It’s back to school again

Larry Halter recently opened an appliance repair shop four blocks west of the Mobil Station in Pequot Lakes.

30 years ago, Sept. 1, 1983

From the Country Echo

Pat and Dave Quitney opened a new Manhattan Beach dental office on Island Lake.

(Advertisement) Scandia North Condominiums: Units Now Ready For Immediate Sale.

20 years ago, Aug. 26, 1993

From the Lake Country Echo

Reports of overnight camping on Nisswa city streets before various events prompted the Nisswa City Council to consider a permit procedure for street camping.

The Adirondack coffee bar opened this summer in Nisswa.

10 years ago, Aug. 28, 2003

From the Lake Country Echo

Neal and Carol Holter will close their store, The World of Christmas, after 23 years of operation.

Camp Knutson celebrated its 50th year in operation.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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