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

FEBRUARY 28 20 years ago (1994) The winningest danceline in the state couldn't make it three championships in a row, but the Kixters held their heads - and legs - high. Brainerd place third behind Mounds View and Burnsville in Class AAAA.

Thu, 02/27/2014 - 5:31pm

FEBRUARY 27 20 years ago (1994) Brainerd's Adam Albrecht turned in the best diving performance of his high school career at the Section 8 meet to finish second and earn a trip to state. The Warrior senior amassed 320.

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 6:30pm

20 years ago (1994) Many Brainerd hockey followers were relieved when the Warriors moved from Section 8AA to 7AA. But the new section was tough this year with five ranked teams.

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 5:32pm

FEBRUARY 25 20 years ago (1994) The current Brainerd Technical College building would be converted into a junior high magnet school for technology under a proposal supported by school board members.

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 5:41pm

FEBRUARY 24 20 years ago (1994) It's back to home sweet home for 84-year-old Hazel Schilb after the city council slightly bent a few rules. Her home, which was heavily damaged by fire, is a non-conforming use in a commercial zone.

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 6:17pm

FEBRUARY 23 20 years ago (1994) Sandee Sergott rolled games of 246, 289 and 265 for an 800 series in her Thursday night women's league, the highest women's series in Brainerd bowling association history.

Fri, 02/21/2014 - 8:52pm

FEBRUARY 21 20 years ago (1994) Brainerd fell 3.5 points short of advancing to the Section 8AA team wrestling tournament, finishing fifth in the individual tournament.

Thu, 02/20/2014 - 5:07pm

FEBRUARY 20 20 years ago (1994) (Photo) Garfield first-graders find themselves drawn to Maryanna Claxton's explanation of polarity during a unit on magnetism.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 6:29pm

FEBRUARY 19 20 years ago (1994) The fire insurance classification for the city of Brainerd by ISO dropped one step recently from 6 to 5. The lower rate may drop insurance rates for some properties in the city.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 6:43pm

FEBRUARY 18 20 years ago (1994) The Warrior Way carries on, leaving behind the historic but politically incorrect Indian head logo, and bursting into the next century with a more kinetic icon.

Mon, 02/17/2014 - 5:20pm