Pages from the Past: May 19, 2022

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

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60 years ago, May 18, 1962

(Advertisement) Free Chicks Friday, May 25th - 25 to each customer as long as they last. Bring your own container. Pine River Feed and Produce

50 years ago, May 18, 1972

A new business, the Main Street Nook and Cranny, will open the doors here on Friday, May 26th.

Mr., and Mrs. Harold Ellings have recently opened a new garden center and lawn ornament shop in connection with their flower shop south of Pequot Lakes.


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25 years ago, May 15, 1997

(Headline) Pine River soup kitchen serves first meal

(Headline) Construction to begin on $4 million sewer plant project

10 years ago, May 17, 2012

Pine River resident Mark Edwards will receive $28,000 as a result of a mediated settlement agreement in a civil lawsuit against the city of Pine River.

- 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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