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Looking Back - April 17

40 years ago, April 18, 1974

From the Country Echo

Terry Moberg was honored for providing classroom instruction for Crosslake residents who desired to staff an ambulance based out of Crosslake.

(Photo) Dave Elling of Pequot Lakes showed off one of the beavers he trapped in the past season.

30 years ago, April 19, 1984

From the Country Echo

The Pequot Lakes girls’ softball team scored an unprecedented 53 runs in its April 16 game against Sebeka.

Larry Garten and his son, Bill, of Pequot Lakes love to show off their prize rabbits at local shows and across the nation.

20 years ago, April 21, 1994

From the Lake Country Echo

Dave and Sandy Johnson, owners of Nisswa Hardware Hank, have sold their store to Greg Carlson.

The Crosslake-Ideal Lions Club honored non-Lions Walt Hermerding, Todd Thompson and Joe Hauser for their service to the community.

10 years ago, April 15, 2004

From the Lake Country Echo

The Pequot Library is just months away from opening.

Pequot Lakes senior Rebekah Swanson was the recipient of the Crosslake Art Club’s 2004 scholarship.

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