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

APRIL 15 20 years ago (1992) District Judge Clinton Wyant today announced that he will retire effective May 31. The Minnesota Commission on Judicial Selection immediately moved to post the position to be filled by appointment.

Fri, 04/13/2012 - 3:33pm

APRIL 13 20 years ago (1992) The death penalty should be brought back and term limits should be instituted for elected officials, according to a poll taken by the Dispatch at the annual Commerce and Industry Show.

Thu, 04/12/2012 - 10:40pm

APRIL 12 20 years ago (1992) Four will be inducted into the Warrior Athletic Hall of Fame. Jeff Smith was in football, baseball and was all-state in basketball. Chuck Miller lettered in football and starred in track.

Wed, 04/11/2012 - 4:26pm

APRIL 11 20 years ago (1992) (Adv.) Easter Brunch Buffet - Serving 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.! Glazed Ham, Chicken Stir Fry, Seafood Medley or BBQ Ribs. Served with salad bar, vegetables, potatoes and gravy, fruit, muffins, Jell-O, cake or chocolate mousse.

Tue, 04/10/2012 - 1:59pm

APRIL 9 20 years ago (1992) Residents from southwest Brainerd filled the Brainerd council chambers and successfully blocked a zoning change that would have permitted apartments on land owned by Don Crust.

Sun, 04/08/2012 - 8:13pm

APRIL 8 20 years ago (1992) In the Brainerd city women's bowling tournament, Ann Anderson took the singles championship and Lucille Schellin-Judy Kassube the doubles.

Fri, 04/06/2012 - 7:47pm

APRIL 6 20 years ago (1992) The Warrior girls had four first-place finishes to claim the team championship in the CLC Conference Indoor track meet with 74.5 points. Alex was second.

Thu, 04/05/2012 - 5:40pm

APRIL 5 20 years ago (1992) Some say there is nothing finer than watching a pair of gun dogs working as a team. It's easy to admire the dogs as they quarter the field ahead of the hunter.

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 5:08pm

APRIL 4 20 years ago (1992) "Someone's been climbing my tower," said Mama Bear. But it wasn't Goldilocks, it was Karoline Monson going to work. The DNR fire spotter was climbing up the fire tower just east of Pequot Lakes when she encountered a bear.

Tue, 04/03/2012 - 3:41pm

APRIL 3 20 years ago (1992) An all-girl team of fifth-graders from Lowell School in Brainerd placed 5th among 24 schools at the Northern Region Math Masters competition.

Mon, 04/02/2012 - 5:01pm