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Looking Back - April 27, 2018

40 years ago - April 27, 1978 (Photo) Groundbreaking ceremonies were held April 24, for the new Pequot Lakes School addition, which is scheduled for completion in the fall of 1979. (Photo) Crosslake Area Chamber of Commerce came out on Friday mor...

40 years ago - April 27, 1978

(Photo) Groundbreaking ceremonies were held April 24, for the new Pequot Lakes School addition, which is scheduled for completion in the fall of 1979.

(Photo) Crosslake Area Chamber of Commerce came out on Friday morning to welcome Carl and Chloe Mortenson, new owners of the bakery in downtown Crosslake.

30 years ago - April 29, 1988

(Headline) Well-known Pequot resident Oren Halvorson dies at 62

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(Headline) Pequot student Kristina Schram receives writing award

Twyla Doty, Pequot Lakes, was awarded the "Celebrate Literacy Award" by the Central Minnesota Reading Council and the International Reading Association.

20 years ago - April 30, 1998

(Headline) Beavers cause road flooding in Jenkins

(Headline) Area fire incidents: Christmas tree farm threatened; kids playing with firecrackers

(Headline) Broken conveyor belt leads to 40-ton newspaper heap at recycling center

10 years ago - April 24, 2008

(Photo) Chris Hanson of Nisswa has run more than 70 marathons and ultramarathons and will race in this weekend's Brainerd Jaycees Run for the Lakes marathon in Nisswa.

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- Compiled by Theresa Bourke, Staff Writer

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