02/19/13 - 4:13pm
40 years ago, Feb. 22, 1973
From the Country Echo
(obit) Ben A. Knebel, age 83, died Wednesday, Feb. 14, 1973, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Brainerd, where he had been a patient since he was injured in an automobile accident in Pequot Lakes on Jan. 25. He is a former operator of the Whitefish Lake water mail route and operated Camp Bertha Resort.
(ad) You are cordially invited to an open house on Tuesday, Feb. 27, at the Country Echo building in celebration of our first anniversary.
30 years ago, Feb. 24, 1983