Pages from the Past: Jan. 23, 2020

Jan. 26, 1995

60 years ago, Jan. 22, 1960

Next Tuesday, January 26th, the voters of the Pine River School District will decide whether or not to construct a new high school building.

Pine River mothers will March on Polio Monday evening, January 25, at 6:30 o’clock, according to Mrs. Ken Beth Houg, Chairman of this year’s drive.

50 years ago, Jan. 22, 1970

(Headline) Jack Swenson new president Pine River Chamber Commerce


Due to a recent business transaction, effective January 1, Lowell Moser is now in partnership with Mr. John Kater Jr. in the Kater Auto Co. here.

25 years ago, Jan. 26, 1995

(Headline) PR-B school, ‘one of the finest’ says state fire marshal

When Barbara Bueckers, a native of Pine River, began the Study Abroad Program at the American College in London, little did she know she would end up in a major new British movie directed by John Henderson of "Four Weddings and a Funeral” fame.

10 years ago, Jan. 28, 2010

(Headline) Local artists organizing Arts Off 84: Art crawl would span Pine River to Longville

- 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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