Pages from the Past: March 2, 2022

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

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60 years ago, March 2, 1962

(Headline) Wiese Angus Cattle in Pipestone show and sale

High Woods resort, on Mule Lake, has recently been purchased by Mr. and Mrs. W. L. (Roy) Lydick of Brainerd, Minnesota.

(Headline) Dale McKeever manages meat market

50 years ago, March 2, 1972


(Headline) Shamps Meat Market will observe 7th anniversary March 2-4

25 years ago, March 6, 1997

(Headline) Indoor sports arena wins zero interest loan: Announcement may revive Breezy resort, city plan for $1.7 million complex.

Diane Norlin was chosen 1997 Pine River-Backus Teacher of the Year.

10 years ago, March 2, 2012

(Photo) Road Crew wrestlers Darian Rubner, Peter Harrison, Drey Loge and Anthony Philipson will wrestle in the Class AA state individual competition which starts on Friday.

(Headline) Legislative districts redrawn: Cass County divided into three House districts, two Senate

- Compiled by Travis Grimler, Staff Writer

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