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Looking Back - May 15

40 years ago, May 16, 1974

From the Country Echo

Wally Johnson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Don Johnson of Crosslake, won a 10-speed bike for selling the most tickets to the 1974 Scout-O-Rama.

The Pequot Lakes Indians shut out the Pine River Tigers 16-0 in last Tuesday’s game.

30 years ago, May 17, 1984

From the Country Echo

Katie Brine and Tracy Radebaugh have been named as top students as the Pequot Lakes High School graduation approaches.

(Photo) Bob Kargel, standing next to a piece of pottery on display, has opened Pine Cone Gallery and Gifts in Pequot Lakes.

20 years ago, May 19, 1994

From the Lake Country Echo

(Headline) Sibley Terrace celebrates 20th anniversary

Harvey Roggenkamp, known around Pelican Lake as “Pelican Pete,” enjoys using native materials to create furniture and decorations.

10 years ago, May 13, 2004

From the Lake Country Echo

(Ad) ACS offers Internet that’s family friendly, with a local dial-up number.

Pine River-Backus seniors Amber Bauman, Jory Nagel, Shari Hoefs, Amanda Perkins, David Parker and Rachel Primmer received Jenkins VFW scholarships.

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