Looking Back: June 4, 2020

40 years ago, June 5, 1980

Ad: Moonlite Bay’s Tuesday night all-you-can-eat ribs special - $7.95.

The Nisswa Area Jaycees earned six state awards for projects run in the last year.

30 years ago, June 7, 1990

Pequot Lakes shop teacher Bud Kerger retires after a 31-year career in which he never called in sick.


More than 400 cyclists take part in the “Tour of Lakes” bike ride, beginning in downtown Nisswa.

20 years ago, June 8, 2000

A new elementary school, most likely in the Breezy Point area, will be part of the planning package presented to the Pequot Lakes School Board at its next meeting.

Four Patriot runners - James Singer, Dave Schwen, Jeremiah Duvall and seventh-grader Teresa Parker - advance to the State Class A track meet.

10 years ago, June 3, 2010

Two Pequot Lakes teachers - math teacher Jim Boos and special education teacher Arloa Ellertson - retire after 31 years in the district.

The Patriot boys’ track and field team captures its sixth consecutive section title.

- Compiled by Dan Determan, Staff Writer


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