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Looking Back: Oct. 12, 2022

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

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50 years ago, Oct. 12, 1972

Ad: Crosslake Sports Center & General Store: Polyester slacks and long-sleeve blouses $12-$18

The Pine River girls basketball team tops Pequot Lakes 48-32.

40 years ago, Oct. 14, 1982

Kathy Vold, who teaches German and social studies at Pequot Lakes High School, is one of eight finalists for Minnesota Teacher of the Year.

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The Pequot VFW distributed dairy products to more than 444 families in northern Crow Wing County.

25 years ago, Oct. 16, 1997

Loud car radios prompted Pequot Lakes Police Chief Mark Forsberg to request the city council add over-loud car radios to the city’s nuisance ordinance.

Dan Loven is named interim chief of the Pequot Lakes Fire Department.

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

10 years ago, Oct. 11, 2012

More than 40 people participate in the Patriot Family Fun Run at Eagle View Elementary School.

Junior running back Tyler Tappe rushes for 197 yards and three touchdowns as the Patriots beat Crookston 34-20.

- 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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