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Looking Back: Oct. 19, 2022

Take a walk down Memory Lane and look back in history from past issues of the Lake Country Echo weekly newspaper

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50 years ago, Oct. 19, 1972

Dave Morgan and Janice Anderson are crowned Backus’ homecoming king and queen.

Construction on a new bus garage and automotive shop building is underway for the Pequot Lakes School District.

40 years ago, Oct. 21, 1982

Ad: Martinson’s Pequot Bakery and Deli: 8-inch banana cakes, $1.39. Punniki rye bread, 65 cents.

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Crosslake hosts an open forum for council candidates Jeanne Baardson, Robert Allen and Orval Nelson, along with mayoral candidates Fred Bieber and Kurt Anderson.

25 years ago, Oct. 23, 1997

Bonnie Botteneau Kile is appointed to the vacant seat on the Emily City Council.

Bernice Hinke is named Nisswa’s Citizen of the Year.

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

10 years ago, Oct. 18, 2012

The Pequot Lakes volleyball team wins its seventh consecutive match, topping Crosby-Ironton 3-1.

The U.S. Marine Corps’ 237th birthday is celebrated at the Nisswa American Legion.

- 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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