Pages from the Past: Oct. 10, 2019

Oct. 5, 2009

60 years ago, Oct. 9, 1959

(Headline) Tigers make success of homecoming by trouncing Cass Lake here

50 years ago, Oct. 9, 1969

(Headline) Tigers blank Clearbrook in homecoming game

Among the 27 outstanding high school players from all parts of Minnesota named to the “Prep Parade” All-state Football Team of the Week Thursday night, Sept. 25, on WCCO Radio was Pat Coughlin of Pine River High School..


25 years ago, Oct. 13, 1994

(Headline) City to bond for regional library

(Photo) This creative float that portrays the Bagley Flyers as a faltering Red Baron getting shot off his dog house was one of many featured in the homecoming parade held Oct. 7.

(Headline) ‘Chop shop’ cattle rustler caught in act, butchering cow in the field

10 years ago, Oct. 8, 2009

(Headline) 371 Tattoo owner loves work, has decade of experience

(Photo) First Lutheran addition underway.

- Compiled by Travis Grimler, Staff Writer


Oct. 13, 1994

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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