Pages from the Past: Sept. 14, 2022

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

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60 years ago, Sept. 14, 1962

(Headline) Gary Gadiner receives "God and Country" award for scouting

(Headline) William Schuster, Sr., local businessman, died suddenly Wednesday.

50 years ago, Sept. 14, 1972

(Headline) Gov. Anderson will speak at Sherwood benefit dinner here.


Larry Chantland, representative for United Farm Agency, Inc., in Pine River, was recently awarded a certificate by the company's national headquarters in Kansas City, Mo., on his completion of a special training and education course.

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25 years ago, Sept. 11, 1997

(Headline) P.R. Shoemaker preserves charm of early craft

(Photo) Dewey Albrecht works to repair the worn-down soles on a pair of boots. Albrecht is a six-year resident of the Pine River Area.

(Headline) Sawyer to sell Durkee site to bank.

10 years ago, Sept. 13, 2012

(Headline) Depot on National Register as a historic place


(Headline) Pine River Family Market new owners have local tie

Chuck and Lynn (Bueckers) Welte are the new owners of Pine River Family Market, and they look forward to providing the friendly, good service the area is accustomed to.

- 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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