Pages from the Past: Nov. 10, 2021

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

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60 years ago, Nov. 10, 1961

(Headline) Elmer Flategraf in Brainerd hospital following accident

(Advertisement) Women's wonderfully warm Sno-boot; Value Sensation, $9.95.

50 years ago, Nov. 11, 1971

(Headline) Steve Amy to appear in BSJC's new drama presentation


A Mandan, North Dakota, youth, Doug Schloser, 12, won over Rohn Stark of Pine River in the Punt, Pass and Kick Competition on Sunday at the Met Stadium in Bloomington between halves of the Vikings-49ers football game.

25 years ago, Nov. 14, 1996

(Photo) Chris Rollins celebrates after scoring a point for the senior class, which lost the first game to teachers but won the rematch during the Nov. 7 donkey basketball game at the high school.

(Headline) PR-B students choose Dole in mock election

10 years ago, Nov. 10, 2021

(Headline) Trumpeter swan shot near Pine River; reward for information

(Headline) Triolos Restaurant, Club Kimberly join Backus Legion's charitable gaming partnership

- 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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