Pages from the Past: July 20, 2022

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

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60 years ago, July 20, 1962

(Headline) Wild animal circus coming to Pine River Monday

(Headline) Hickerson Garman Company plans expansion

50 years ago, July 20, 1972

(Photo) "Watch it there friend," Bill Johnson seems to be saying to Bruce Cadwell as the two prepare roast pig for serving at the Hawaiian luau sponsored by the Pine River American Legion.


Glen Sherwood of rural Pine River has filed as a DFL candidate for state representative of District 4B.

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25 years ago, July 17, 1997

(Headline) Backus hears opposition to waterfront plan

(Headline) Ted Lundrigan writes book on joys of game hunting

(Headline) Quarterdeck restaurant destroyed by fire

- 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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