Pages from the Past: March 11, 2021

A look back at history through the pages of the Pine River Journal

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60 years ago, March 10, 1961

(Headline) Mrs. Wareing presented pupils in piano recitals

The annual mothers pancake supper to help raise money to send the basketball squad to the state tournaments March 23, 24 and 25 will be held Monday, March 13, in the armory dining room.

50 years ago, March 18, 1971

(Headline) Accidents cause serious injury to two local residents


Navy Hospitalman Apprentice James M. Harrison, son of Mr. and Mrs. James A. Harrison of Pine River, Minn., was graduated from the 14 week Naval Hospital Corps School, San Diego.

10 years ago, March 10, 2011

(Headline) Langemo to be new high school principal

(Headline) Thrifty Living to move into Carl's Market building

- 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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