Looking Back: Jan. 27, 2022

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

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40 years ago, Jan. 28, 1982

The Backus girls basketball team tops Pequot Lakes 52-38.

Ad: Lunch special at Bar Harbor – Steak Sandwich, $3.95

30 years ago, Jan. 30, 1992

The Pequot Lakes boys basketball team topped Menahga for its first win of the season.


Bob Miller is the new owner of the Breezy Oasis.

20 years ago, Jan. 31, 2002

Driftwood Resort celebrates its 100th year on Whitefish Lake.

Greta Biersach, Christy Brown, Clarissa Dobson, Tiffany Klang, Katie MacDonald, Shauna Sucik and Janessa Wentworth will vie for the crown of Little Miss Nisswa.

10 years ago, Jan. 26, 2012

The Lake Country Echo celebrates its 40th anniversary.

Despite little snow on the ground, the 18th annual Antique Snowmobile Rendezvous still brought 154 antique sleds and sledders to Pequot Lakes.

- Compiled by Dan Determan, Staff Writer

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