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Looking Back-Oct. 10, 2013

40 years ago, Oct. 11, 1973

From the Country Echo

The Kennedy family of Pequot Lakes has won a total of 21 trips to the Minnesota State Fair through various 4-H projects.

Brainerd Community College broke ground for the new $500,000 campus center.

30 years ago, Oct. 13, 1983

From the Country Echo

The Cass Lake Panthers football team slipped past the Pequot Lakes Indians to win 8-6 in overtime play.

(Photo) Former Nisswa fire chief Larry Fyle demonstrated the use of a portable water tank, to the delight of his kindergarten audience.

20 years ago, Oct. 7, 1993

From the Lake Country Echo

Headline) Resort revenues declining in Crow Wing

The Pequot Lakes Indians volleyball team raised its record to 12 wins overall by blanking the Henning Hornets 15-2, 19-17 and 15-10.

10 years ago, Oct. 9, 2003

From the Lake Country Echo

(Headline) Invasion of the beetles: Asian beetles take over Lakes Area

The Crosslake Presbyterian Church welcomed new pastor, the Rev. Ray Larson.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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