Pages from the Past: Nov. 28, 2019

Nov. 24, 1994

60 years ago, Nov. 27, 1959

(Headline) Ray Krueger, Highway Patrol officer, killed in Friday accident

50 years ago, Nov. 27, 1969

(Headline) Snowmobile Club being formed here; Driving classes Monday

25 years ago, Nov. 24, 1994


(Headline) Will mining be resurrected in area? Billion pounds of manganese in Emily

(Headline) Wilson Township project under way but what it is remains unconfirmed

What’s going to be built in Wilson Township just south of the Pine River city limits?

Bill and Carol Johnson, owners of Johnson Oil Company in Pine River, are buying Tweed’s Pequot Oil site in Pequot Lakes.

10 years ago, Nov. 26, 2009

The Cass County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying the person or persons who drove 6-inch pole barn nails through more than 500 red pine trees sold at a public timber auction north of Backus.

(headline) Quilters Parlour moves to Jenkins, Pine River pantry under new ownership

- 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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