Pages from the Past: Aug. 17, 2022

A look at the past from the pages of the Pine River Journal weekly newspaper

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60 years ago, Aug. 17, 1962

(Headline) Pine River flying club plans to expand membership

(Headline) Coach Rezanka calls first football practice

(Headline) Howard Ganz retains horeshoe pitching title

50 years ago, Aug. 17, 1972


(Headline) Pine River, Backus schools adopt free noon lunch policy

Superintendent Fillibeck today announced a free meal policy for the Pine River Public School children unable to pay.

(Headline) WWII submarine veterans convention at Breezy Point

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25 years ago, Aug. 21, 1997

(Headline) Cal Bristow's Black Bear coming into its own: New course near Pine River will open in 1998

(Headline) Bill Burnson, 1906-1997: Cass County loses a true citizen

(Headline) Bank in Emily robbed, 2nd time in two years

10 years ago, Aug. 16, 2012


(Headline) Gardens mean extra fresh fare at Bites Grill & Bar

- Compiled by Travis Grimler, Staff Writer

Travis Grimler began work at the Echo Journal Jan. 2 of 2013 while the publication was still split in two as the Pine River Journal and Lake Country Echo. He is a full time reporter/photographer/videographer for the paper and operates primarily out of the northern stretch of the coverage area (Hackensack to Jenkins).
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