40 years ago - March 23, 1978

(Photo) The Pequot Lakes Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Scotty and Betty Skarohlid, new owners of the Timber Ridge Restaurant and Resort on Sibley Lake in Pequot.

(Photo) Queen of the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade was Mary Finn, riding in back with Grand Marshal Bill Shliek.

30 years ago - March 24, 1988

Pequot Lakes, home of Paul Bunyan's bobber and Bean Hole capital of the world, will gain another nickname: Flag City U.S.A.

Barry Anderson, affiliated with Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge for two decades, has been named resident manager of Breezy Point Resort.

20 years ago - March 26, 1998

(Headline) Five decades observed by Nisswa Legion: Post keeps memory of WWII Bataan victim Billie Brown alive

(Headline) Should students wear uniforms to school? Pequot elementary parent council surveying parents

10 years ago - March 20, 2008

(Photo) Calvin and John Wallin together have been teaching a firearms safety course at Pequot Lakes School for 79 years.

(Headline) Pequot Lakes' Tamara Gravdahl wins $200,000 Powerball prize

- Compiled by Theresa Bourke, Staff Writer