Looking Back: Aug. 5, 2020

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40 years ago, Aug. 7, 1980

The formation of Gull Lake Cable Television Enterprises is announced, which could bring cable TV to the lakes area by Christmas.

The Pequot Lakes Bronco baseball team claims the district championship.

30 years ago, Aug. 9, 1990

Roughly 150 runners took part in Crosslake’s ninth annual Dam Run.


Two Gull Lake property owners face harsh county penalties after clear-cutting land on the channel without a zoning change approval.

20 years ago, Aug. 10, 2000

Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes celebrates its Centennial.

Local DNR instructors Calvin Wallin, John Wallin, Larry Fyle and Richard Cook were each presented with “30 years of service” awards at a DNR Firearms Safety Banquet.

10 years ago, Aug. 5, 2010

Vern Wolkenhauer, Jill (Redebaugh) Harvey and Randy Rager are inducted into the Pequot Lakes Athletic Hall of Fame.

The Gull Lake Yacht Club hosts its 50th annual Fun Regata.

- Compiled by Dan Determan, Staff Writer


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