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Looking Back - October 17


40 years ago, Oct. 18, 1973

From the Country Echo

The Arvig Telephone Company finally completed the change to private telephone lines for the Ideal Corners exchange.

Sheri Snyder of Pequot Lakes will be participating in the Miss Teenage America Pageant.

30 years ago, Oct. 20, 1983

From the Country Echo

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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