Pages from the Past: Sept. 22, 2022
A look at the past from the pages of the Pine River Journal weekly newspaper
60 years ago, Sept. 21, 1962
Airman Basic Lewis S. Owen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Louis N. Owen of R.F.D. 2, Backus, is being reassigned to Amarillo AFB, Texas, for technical training as a United States Air Force aircraft maintenance specialist.
Robert Forrest, Pine River, Minn., graduate student in geodesy and principal investigator attending Ohio State University, will leave Nov. 4, together with Dr. Arthur J. Brandenberger of Columbus, Ohio, to Byrd Station in Antarctica.
50 years ago, Sept. 21, 1972
(Photo) Jerry Losh and Gordy Balken have received special recognition this week for finishing third and fourth, respectively, out of a field of 79 runners at Menahga. Both boys ran a superb race.
25 years ago, Sept. 18, 1997
(Headline) Home-schooled youth fights to stay on Road Crew wrestling squad
(Headline) Bear apparent killer of four calves in Pine River: Bear sightings up in area; Shamp's weighs one at nearly 600 pounds
10 years ago, Sept. 20, 2012
(Headline) iPads distributed at PR-B middle, high school
(Headline) Pequot School Board votes to dissolve, re-form hockey co-op: plan is to remove PR-B
- Compiled by Travis Grimler, Staff Writer