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Looking Back - Nov. 2, 2018

60 years ago, Nov. 7, 1958

(Headline) Nation will observe fifth annual Veterans Day Tuesday

Polio shots and smallpox vaccinations will be given Wednesday afternoon, November 12, at the Pine River School.

50 years ago, Nov. 1, 1968

(Headline) Body of missing man found Saturday

(Photo) Shown above is "A" Co., 409th Infantry Unit, of the Walker Reserve, who aided in the search Saturday for Mr. Wynne Freeman, who had been missing since Monday, October 14.

The decision regarding Pine River's proposed new Municipal Building Complex will be made by the voters next Tuesday when they vote on a Liquor Store Bond Revenue issue to finance the proposal.

25 years ago, Nov. 4, 1993

(Headline) Major sewer improvements tabled by Backus Council

The streets of Backus may not be lined with gold, but a layer of #5 gravel and an inch or two of black top may be installed to stop the flooding of a local business, it was learned Nov. 1 at the Backus City Council meeting.

10 years ago, Nov. 6, 2008

(Headline) Backus has new mayor, Cairns elected to post

(Headline) Wangberg recognized for 1,000 set assists

- Compiled by Travis Grimler, Staff Writer