ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Looking Back: April 6, 2022

A look back in history from past issues of the Lake Country Echo weekly newspaper

looking-back-shutterstock.jpg
Photo illustration, Shutterstock, Inc.

50 years ago, April 6, 1972

Rodney L. Osterloh takes over ownership of Jerry’s This & That Shop in Hackensack.

Ad: Sales at the Corner Store in Backus: Head of lettuce - 19 cents. Totino’s Pizza - 69 cents.

40 years ago, April 8, 1982

New businesses to the area include Benson’s Optical, The Cedar Chest, Positive Realty and Dr. Curtis Radebaugh’s optometry office.

ADVERTISEMENT

The Pequot Lakes School Board approves a $2.25 million levy.

25 years ago, April 10, 1997

Flooding leads to roads being washed away in Loon Lake Township.

Crosslake City Clerk Arlene Buchite announces her retirement.

10 years ago, April 5, 2012

Bailey Wachholz of Nisswa is crowned Miss Minnesota’s Outstanding Teen 2012.

The Pequot Lakes baseball team opens the season with a 10-0 victory over Northland.

- Compiled by Dan Determan, Staff Writer

What To Read Next
Guest of honor was retiring Scoutmaster Denton Newman Jr.
Thursday-Saturday, February 2-4, 2023
Saluting the businesses who serve the Brainerd Lakes Area!
Join us in welcoming these wonderful, new additions to the Brainerd Lakes Area!