60 years ago, Nov. 25, 1960

(Headline) Merrifield man escaped injury in plane crash here

Robert Lovmo, Merrifield, crashed a light plane on the Garrett Flying Service air strip north and east of Pine River at about 4:30 p.m. Monday.

Floyd Smith, residing northeast of the Harriet Store, reports that during the deer season, the drop wire from the telephone pole at the road into his house was shot in two by a stray bullet from a hunter's gun.

50 years ago, Nov. 26, 1970

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(Headline) Grand opening at Elling's Flower Shop Dec. 5 and 6

David Felton, Longville, Minnesota, and Roger Ebert, Pequot Lakes, have been accepted as entrants in the 1971 Winnipeg to St. Paul International Snowmobile Race.

25 years ago, Nov. 24, 1995

(Photo) Lefse maker supreme Marie Laubenstein holds her lefse license. The Pine River woman has been making Norwegian potato lefse for 38 years.

10 years ago, Nov. 25, 2010

(Headline) Zeleny is PR-B Teacher of the Year

(Headline) Austin Kozelka, of Backus, raised a grand champion Thanksgiving turkey.

- Compiled by Travis Grimler, Staff Writer