Looking Back: Sept. 29, 2022
Remember when ... take a look back in history from past issues of the Lake Country Echo weekly newspaper
50 years ago, Sept. 28, 1972
More than 650 people gathered at the Morris Kuschel ranch near Pequot Lakes for the ninth annual Minnesota Cattleman’s Association Beef Tour.
The Pequot Lakes football team throttles Nevis 44-8.
40 years ago, Sept. 30, 1982
The Pequot Lakes City Council voted to sell the entire municipal liquor operation – both on- and off-sale.
Ad: Martinson’s Pequot Bakery and Deli: Coffee Shop now open.
25 years ago, Oct. 2, 1997
Pequot Lakes graduate Jill Redebaugh, now playing volleyball for Gustavus Adolphus College, is named to the Sugar Loaf Classic All-Tournament Team.
The lakes area population booms to 75,000.
10 years ago, Sept. 27, 2012
Pequot Lakes siblings Caitie and Mike Ryan were second and third, respectively, at the Pillager Cross-Country Invitational.
Pequot Lakes alum Clayton Foster is named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference men’s cross-country athlete of the week.
- Compiled by Dan Determan, Staff Writer