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NOVEMBER 3 20 years ago (1993) The Brainerd volleyball express derailed a few times but still made it to the South Subsection 8AA semifinals. The Warriors knocked off St. Cloud Tech and will now face Rocori.

Fri, 11/01/2013 - 4:51pm

NOVEMBER 1 20 years ago (1993) The Brainerd High School Kixters finished third out of 12 teams in the Duluth East Invitational Danceline Competition. Bloomington Kennedy and Lakeville were first and second.

Thu, 10/31/2013 - 5:04pm

OCTOBER 31 20 years ago (1993) (Adv.) What gives you real travel value? Experience. The professionals at Riedl know the best rates. 7-Night Holiday Packages: Cancun - air and hotel $488 ($299 air only); Acapulco - air and hotel $628 ($299 air only).

Wed, 10/30/2013 - 8:05pm

OCTOBER 30 20 years ago (1993) (Adv.) Now Showing at the Westgate 1-2-3 Theatres: "The Beverly Hillbillies," John Candy starring in "Cool Runnings," and Sean Astin starring in the heart warming story of "Rudy.

Tue, 10/29/2013 - 9:03pm

OCTOBER 29 20 years ago (1993) Warrior junior Jayna Mathieu finished third and sophomore Jenny Frost fourth in the Section 8AA girls' cross country meet, both being clocked in 12:21, to advance to state.

Mon, 10/28/2013 - 9:11pm

OCTOBER 28 20 years ago (1993) To prove adults can have fun at Halloween: Police secretary Dee Johnson sees Chief Frank Ball as Houdini; football Coach Ron Stolski sees Jon Haapajoki as Frosty the Snowman; and Asst. Principal Roger Nibbe sees Supt.

Sun, 10/27/2013 - 8:20pm

OCTOBER 25 20 years ago (1993) (Adv.) New Home-cooked Specials! Monday: Meat Loaf Dinner - $5.95; Tuesday: Beef Stroganoff - $6.95; Wednesday: Chicken Pot Pie - $6.25; Thursday: Roast Pork - $6.75. Seniors pay just $5.25 any day.

Thu, 10/24/2013 - 5:16pm

OCTOBER 24 20 years ago (1993) (Photo) Jerry Pflepsen and Arne Moores look through their building - the old Elks Building - at the corner of 6th and Laurel Streets. A $1.

Wed, 10/23/2013 - 6:29pm

OCTOBER 23 20 years ago (1993) The sheriff's office is investigating the death of a dog that may have died from a gunshot wound while accompanying a boy on a three-wheeler. The dog, a Springer spaniel, was jumping on and off the machine.

Tue, 10/22/2013 - 4:17pm

OCTOBER 22 20 years ago (1993) (Photo) A Great Snowy Owl perches atop a ledge on the old Paramount Theatre building as the autumn sun warms the seasonal visitor. Several residents spotted the bird in Northeast Brainerd yesterday.

Mon, 10/21/2013 - 4:37pm