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

20 years ago (1992) The 1993 Governor's Fishing Opener will be on Gull Lake, the Minnesota Office of Tourism said today. Cragun's Lodge and Conference Center successfully bid to bring Gov.

Thu, 05/10/2012 - 5:58pm

MAY 10 20 years ago (1992) In Darien DeRocher's words, "once a Warrior, always a Warrior." The 56-year-old Brainerd native will retire after 34 years in athletics and education at Foley High School.

Wed, 05/09/2012 - 6:26pm

MAY 7 20 years ago (1992) Three major wildfires erupted in the region yesterday, prompting evacuation of about a dozen homes.

Sun, 05/06/2012 - 8:42pm

MAY 1 20 years ago (1992) In case you hadn't noticed, the newspaper you are holding is different. It contains about 22 percent recycled fiber. Of the recycled portion, about 70 percent is old newspapers and 30 percent old magazines.

Mon, 04/30/2012 - 4:15pm

APRIL 30 20 years ago (1992) Named Warrior girl and boy athletes of the year, they are a shining example to future athletes. Shelly Breen started as an 8th-grade basketball player and became a three-sport standout.

Sun, 04/29/2012 - 4:48pm

APRIL 29 20 years ago (1992) Deteriorating plastic markets have forced Crow Wing County to terminate plastic recycling. In its place, county-supported recycling programs will begin accepting slick paper magazines.

Fri, 04/27/2012 - 8:06pm

APRIL 27 20 years ago (1992) This undoubtedly has been one of the worst springs for amateur baseball in Minnesota. Every practice has been interrupted by rain, snow, cold or all three. But temps warmed to the high 40s and allowed Ft.

Thu, 04/26/2012 - 4:41pm

APRIL 25 20 years ago (1992) (Photo) A little snow didn't stop participants in the WalkAmerica walk for the March of Dimes. Walkers are leaving from the Westgate Mall, headed for the East Brainerd Mall, where they walked back to Westgate.

Tue, 04/24/2012 - 5:13pm

APRIL 24 20 years ago (1992) Contending his 1992 budget was set capriciously and arbitrarily by the county board, county attorney Jack Graham argued his case in District Court today.

Mon, 04/23/2012 - 5:14pm

APRIL 23 20 years ago (1992) A lawsuit against the city of Brainerd and several law enforcement officials has been halted after two days and thrown out by Judge Frederick Weddell.

Sun, 04/22/2012 - 8:07pm