Looking Back: Sept. 3, 2020

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40 years ago, Sept. 4, 1980

At the end of regulation, the Pequot Lakes football team found itself in a bizarre 2-2 tie with Upsala in the opening game of the season. Pequot Lakes eventually lost 8-2.

Ad: Pequot Farm Supply is now making its own feeds for chickens, hogs and dairy cattle.

30 years ago, Sept. 7, 1990

Authorities attempt to unravel a boat theft operation pertaining to the lakes area.


A special election date is set for Breezy Point residents to vote on constructing a new city hall building.

20 years ago, Sept. 8, 2000

The new Crosslake Charter School hosts an open house, An additional 10 students enrolled that night.

The Patriot football team starts the season on a high note with a 53-0 throttling of Onamia.

10 years ago, Sept. 2, 2010

Local athletes take part in the Lakes Country Triathlon.

WIth a victory over Little Falls, the Patriot volleyball team starts the season with a record of 5-1.

- 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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