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Looking Back: February 20, 2014

40 years ago, Feb. 21, 1974

From the Country Echo

(Photo) Mrs. William Anderson of Pequot Lakes stopped at the Echo office one day last week to show her “Echo Scrapbook” that she has been putting together to give to her grandchildren.

(Headline) 1973 Minnesota apple crop best in history

30 years ago, Feb. 23, 1984

From the Country Echo

Pequot Lakes advanced six wrestlers — Ted Ebnet, Brian Frankenberg, Ward Quast, Brian Koch, Scott Balsimo and Chase Munz — to the regional tourney.

The third annual Pequot Lakes German Dinner and Program Feb. 11 was a big success serving a record of 350 people.

20 years ago, Feb. 24, 1994

From the Lake Country Echo

Community Theater gears up for its performances of “On Golden Pond.”

Anna Anderson of Swanburg observed her 98th birthday on Feb. 11..

10 years ago, Feb. 19, 2004

From the Lake Country Echo

Four TDS employees — William Stroot, LaVonne Hurst, Richard Evenson and Dianne Richey — with a combined 110 years in the telephone industry will all retire Feb. 29.

(Headline) Snow sculptures tradition lives on in Nisswa: 2004 array of sculptures was among the finest ever for Nisswa Jubilee

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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