Looking Back - Dec. 8, 2017
40 years ago - Dec. 8, 1977
(Photo) The Lakeshore Rod and Gun Club recently presented a $100 Ag-Science scholarship to Sheldon Mack, of Granite Falls, Mn., a student in the Natural Resources II program at the Brainerd Vocational Institute.
The Pine Mountain Senior Citizen's Club has acquired the building that was formerly Kay's Cafe, and is renovating it to serve as the club's new headquarters.
30 years ago - Dec. 10, 1987
Holiday spirit crashed to the ground in Jenkins last weekend, when vandals rammed into the community Christmas tree and left the 20-foot Norway pine in a toppled heap.
Ripley A. (Bud) Garland, Nisswa, has been awarded the highest professional designation granted by the National Association of Master Appraisers.
20 years ago - Dec. 11, 1997
(Headline) Fifty Lakes: 2nd fastest-growing in Crow Wing County from 1990-95
(Headline) Hardware changes in Nisswa, Crosslake: Nisswa hardware store not affiliated with Ace
(Headline) Dieter's herbal teas could make you sick rather than thin
10 years ago - Dec. 6, 2007
(Headline) Business, chamber, superintendent endorse through-town highway route
(Headline) Nancy Schwieters, Boyd Lodge, inducted into Minnesota Hospitality Hall of Fame
(Photo) Jared Carpenter and Tyler Obele trace the Pequot Lakes Patriots eagle mascot for a mural in the middle level teachers' lounge.
- Compiled by Theresa Bourke, Staff Writer