This Was Brainerd | | Brainerd, Minnesota
100 years of Brainerd Dispatch Headlines from today's date.

DECEMBER 16 20 years ago (1993) The city of Nisswa and neighbors of the controversial Gull Lake public access have reached agreement on a litigation strategy against the DNR if a lawsuit is necessary.

Sun, 12/15/2013 - 6:21pm

DECEMBER 15 20 years ago (1993) The Brainerd Community College women's basketball team pulled down an incredible 73 rebounds in overpowering Hibbing 88-44.

Fri, 12/13/2013 - 9:06pm

DECEMBER 13 20 years ago (1993) (Edit.) Rubble and memories will likely be all that's left of the old Dispatch building in downtown by the time this paper hits your doorstep.

Thu, 12/12/2013 - 10:42pm

DECEMBER 12 20 years ago (1993) Mike Johnson hit a free throw with 22 seconds left in OT to give Brainerd a 76-75 conference win at previously unbeaten Rocori.

Wed, 12/11/2013 - 7:40pm

DECEMBER 11 20 years ago (1993) Both 6-1, both 1,000 point scorers at Brainerd High School, Sarah Northway and Margit Rinks are adjusting to college basketball. Northway is playing a backup role at Arizona, which is 4-1 so far.

Tue, 12/10/2013 - 6:10pm

DECEMBER 10 20 years ago (1993) It might seem unusual that everyone was talking about the losing goaltender, but the Little Falls sophomore stopped 43 shots, many from close range, as the Warriors beat the Flyers 7-1.

Mon, 12/09/2013 - 5:51pm

DECEMBER 9 20 years ago (1993) A somewhat peeved Baxter City Council shelved a request for a donation to the annual Brainerd-Baxter 4th of July fireworks. Council members said they'd have to wait until May.

Sun, 12/08/2013 - 9:15pm

DECEMBER 8 20 years ago (1993) Birds won't force the Crow Wing County landfill to pack up and move in the next five years, but the site's future remains up in the air.

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 9:46pm

DECEMBER 6 20 years ago (1993) The Warrior hockey team pumped in four unanswered goals and went on to record a 6-2 win over the Virginia Blue Devils. Warrior goaltender Troy Winegarner stopped 18 shots in chalking up his second victory.

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 5:43pm

DECEMBER 5 20 years ago (1993) The Brainerd girls' basketball team was hoping to get off on the right foot for the new coach and four new starters.

Wed, 12/04/2013 - 5:29pm