50 YEARS AGO
-Harold McCrady tied the Lakeside Golf Course record with a sparkling 32 – five under par. He shared the low mark with Tuffy Nelson.
-Court News – Dan Bondy, owner of the Leaf Lakes pavilion, was fined $100 with $90 suspended on a charge of holding a public dance on Sunday. (July 4th.)
-Marvin Winstryg, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sig Winstryg, left to undergo six weeks of basic training at Lackland Air Force Base in Texas.
Thursday, July 29, 1965
25 YEARS AGO
-The east Otter Tail County Fair will be up and running this weekend. Cash drawings will be held all three days with winners walking away with $500 Friday and Saturday and $1,500 Sunday.
-Edgar ‘Butch’ Meyer has filed for Otter Tail County Treasurer. Sydney Nelson has announced his filing for 12A Legislative seat.
-Benda Lee Mattfeld and Charles Sprenger were united in marriage on June 16. Parents of the couple are Alvin and Margaret Mattfeld of Perham and Alyce and Florian Sprenger of Grey Eagle, Minn.
Thursday, July 26, 1990
Compiled by Harriet Mattfeld