Pages from the Past: Oct. 20, 2021

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

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60 years ago, Oct. 20, 1961

(Headline) Rev. John Eveland will hold special meetings at Backus Baptist Church

50 years ago, Oct. 21, 1971

(Headline) Tornado causes damage in Hackensack area

(Headline) 5-year-old boy hurt when hit by auto


25 years ago, Oct. 17, 1996

The City of Chickamaw Beach has agreed to pursue joint planning with the city of Pine River, but the townships of Barclay, Pine River and Wilson are leaning heavily away from the idea.

(Headline) Retail store at Pequot School considered as student-run operation

10 years ago, Oct. 20, 2011

(Headline) PR-B launches community read; authors Will Weaver and Anne Dunn will visit school in November

Echo Publishing & Printing took another step into the digital communication world this week with the launching of the MyAccess Network.

- 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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