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Looking Back: Nov. 23, 2022

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

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50 years ago, Nov. 22, 1972

Ad: Truck load sale? The chance of a lifetime to buy new Johnson snowmobiles, starting at $599, at Martin’s in Nisswa.

40 years ago, Nov. 24, 1982

Brownie Troop 26 was organized in Pequot Lakes, led by Cathy Rizzo and assistant leader Judy Larsen.

25 years ago, Nov. 28, 1997

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Reports suggest nearly 1,000 new homes will be built in the area by 2001.

The Pequot Lakes and Pine River-Backus boys and girls basketball teams will play each other at the Target Center in Minneapolis in mid-December.

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10 years ago, Nov. 22, 2012

The Pequot Lakes City Council considers adding a chemical to the city water system to clear up a months-old, recurring problem with brown water.

Jordan Redmond is named MVP of the Patriot football team, while Abby Palmer earned MVP honors for the Patriot volleyball team.

- Compiled by Dan Determan, Staff Writer

Dan Determan has been a reporter for the Echo Journal since 2014, primarily covering sports at Pequot Lakes and Pine River-Backus
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