Pages from the Past: March 15, 2023

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

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50 years ago, March 15, 1973

Pine River High School's Conrad Bristow was named to the WCCO Radio All-State Basketball Team of the week.

(Headline) Regionalization explained at Thursday meeting

"Belonging to a Region will not guarantee you'll get Federal Funds, but not belonging will guarantee you won't."

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25 years ago, March 19, 1998


(Headline) Part-time principal to be hired at Backus Elementary

(Headline) Pequot Lakes store robbed at gunpoint

10 years ago, March 21, 2013

(Headline) Marcum appointed to PR-B School Board

(Headline) Derksen resigns from Pine River City Council

(Headline) Here, there and everywhere in theater: Gordon behind the scenes in 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe"

- 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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