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Pages from the Past - December 26

Posted: December 23, 2013 - 6:37pm

75 years ago, Dec. 23, 1938

From the Pine River Journal

Reports have been made of a mosquito in Warroad in December, a butterfly in November at Hector, a caterpillar at Morristown, strawberries in Pine River, cotton growing in Atwater, [filtered word] willows at Clarissa, and a garter snake out for a lively stroll in Starbuck.

50 years ago, Dec. 27, 1963

From the Pine River Journal

(headline) Teenage dance to be held New Year’s

(headline) Firemen to sponsor big New Year’s Eve ball at armory here

25 years ago, Dec. 22, 1988

From the Pine River Journal

Aluminum soda pop cans, long-lost fishing tackle and other unusual treasures were dredged from the bottom of the Pine River, as volunteers went to work “rearranging” the river bottom.

(headline) Two firms eye Durkee site; appraisal completed

10 years ago, Dec. 25, 2003

From the Pine River Journal

Cory Swenson wins at Big Bear Tournament

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