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Pages from the Past: Aug. 4, 2021

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


60 years ago, Aug. 4, 1961

(Headline) Longville now included in Marlow drive-in circuit

Evidence that buffalo and elk once roamed across northern Minnesota is being unearthed at the Badoura State Tree Nursery in southeastern Hubbard County.

50 years ago, Aug. 5, 1971

(Headline) Grand opening of Cut & Curl Beauty Salon starts today through Sat.


(Headline) Fire destroys dance hall at Crosslake Monday

25 years ago, Aug. 1, 1996

(Headline) Pine River golf course planning for future with first PGA professional on staff Bill Laimer

(Headline) Three held hostage north of Pine River

(Headline) Backus plane crash injures two

10 years ago, Aug. 4, 2011

(Photo) Jacob Weber will receive his Eagle Scout award at a ceremony on Aug. 14.

(Headline) Pine River ice rink progresses


- Compiled by Travis Grimler, Staff Writer

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