Pages from the Past: June 15, 2022

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

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60 years ago, June 15, 1962

(Headline) First Dairy Day in Pine River termed a successful venture

Mr. Andrew Papke has again been hired for the summer recreation program and will begin his duties as lifeguard at the Pine River Beach on Monday, June 18.

50 years ago, June 15, 1972

The Rev. and Mrs. R.E. Cline and a ladies trio from the Prairie Bible Institute, Three Hills, Alberta, will be at the Mildred Bible Chapel on Friday, June 16.


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25 years ago, June 19, 1997

(Headline) Norway Lake fish dying of bacterial infection

(Headline) PR-B gives land to Backus for family center

10 years ago, June 21, 2012

(Photo) Paul Gardiner, 93, shown here in an undated photo, died Saturday. He will be remembered by those who knew him for his integrity and community involvement.

(Headline) 4-H 'Penny Wars' donations help PAWS and CLAWS Animal Shelter

- 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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