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

JUNE 7 20 years ago (1992) Jenny Johnson of Brainerd finished fifth in the state 100-meter hurdle finals with a time of 15.83 seconds.

Wed, 06/06/2012 - 4:32pm

JUNE 6 20 years ago (1992) This time Bill Jones may get it right. Jones, pastor of Cascade United Methodist Church in Deerwood, is retiring for the second time. The first time was back in 1980 when he was 62. It didn't stick.

Tue, 06/05/2012 - 7:49pm

JUNE 5 20 years ago (1992) Anne Gustafson of Brainerd finished tied for 25th place at the two-day Class AA state girls' golf tournament at Bunker Hills Golf Course. Gustafson, a Warrior junior, carded an 86 Thursday to finish with a two-total of 184.

Mon, 06/04/2012 - 5:42pm

JUNE 4 20 years ago (1992) Seven of eight Warrior entrants in the state meet are first-timers. Only Turena Johnson in the 1,600 and 3,200 yard runs is a repeat entrant.

Fri, 06/01/2012 - 11:10pm

JUNE 3 20 years ago (1992) (Photo) Lance Hoff struggles with his biking pants between the swimming and biking portion of the 6th annual Brainerd High School-Lake Hubert Triathlon. Hoff is being assisted by his father, Jim Hoff, in the transition.

Fri, 06/01/2012 - 8:20pm

JUNE 1 20 years ago (1992) Tim O'Brien of Brainerd won his second Wissota Super Stock feature race in two days Saturday at North Central Speedway.

Thu, 05/31/2012 - 4:39pm

MAY 31 20 years ago (1992) (Adv.) Tremendous Airfare Sale! Roundtrip fares from Brainerd to: Chicago - $120; Denver - $160; Orlando - $175; New York - $155; San Diego - $185; Seattle - $185; Boston - $170.

Wed, 05/30/2012 - 8:12pm

MAY 30 20 years ago (1992) History, as usual, yields to progress. This week workers will push down the old Brainerd Bottling Works to make way for a new $1.5 million, 11-unit townhouse project. It'll be a sad day for Paul Cibuzar.

Tue, 05/29/2012 - 4:20pm

MAY 29 20 years ago (1992) Mark Redemske always wondered what it would be like to fish in a professional tournament.

Mon, 05/28/2012 - 6:04pm

MAY 28 20 years ago (1992) Don O'Brien is ready to throw in the towel as mayor of Baxter. The veteran of several political offices will not seek re-election when his term ends.

Sun, 05/27/2012 - 5:55pm