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100 years of Brainerd Dispatch Headlines from today's date.

NOVEMBER 17 20 years ago (1993) They may be cute and itty-bitty, but a kitty in the city ain't always pretty. Mayor Bonnie Cumberland told the council she has lots of evidence about havoc raised by cats running wild.

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 5:41pm

NOVEMBER 15 20 years ago (1993) Mike Ramsdell rolled a 300 game Oct. 29th, the first in his 21-year bowling career and only the second perfect game at Brainerd Bowling Center.

Thu, 11/14/2013 - 5:32pm

NOVEMBER 14 20 years ago (1993) The Brainerd Community College Jazz Band will perform an "Autumn Cabaret" concert in the cafeteria at the school.

Wed, 11/13/2013 - 6:17pm

NOVEMBER 13 20 years ago (1993) The Warrior girls swim team finished third in the Section 8 meet at UND.

Tue, 11/12/2013 - 6:36pm

NOVEMBER 12 20 years ago (1993) (Photo) Veteran Norman Nelson sheds a tear as he salutes during the playing of "Taps" at the Veterans Day ceremony at the All-Veterans Memorial.

Mon, 11/11/2013 - 6:15pm

NOVEMBER 5 20 years ago (1993) Terry Holm of Brainerd set the masters 10-kilometer rollerblade world record with a time of 18:15 on the opening day of the World Record Challenge at the Metrodome in Minneapolis.

Mon, 11/11/2013 - 3:13pm

NOVEMBER 10 20 years ago (1993) Confidence Learning Center received a shot in the arm in the form of a $15,000 grant from Potlatch Corp.

Fri, 11/08/2013 - 9:51pm

NOVEMBER 8 20 years ago (1993) (Photo) Carl Mostrom walks through the rubble of his restaurant, the Owl's Nest II in Pine River. An early morning fire destroyed the restaurant, which opened 3 months ago.

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 5:37pm

NOVEMBER 7 20 years ago (1993) (Photo) Russ Schlegel was the first hunter to register a deer Saturday with Log Cabin Restaurant owner Keith Glasgow in downtown Brainerd. He picked off his 158-pound buck at 7:30 a.m.

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 6:46pm

NOVEMBER 6 20 years ago (1993) (Adv.) Stop! You must be 21 years of age to purchase liquor, wine or beer.

Tue, 11/05/2013 - 5:15pm