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

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

APRIL 2 20 years ago (1992) Both the Minnesota House and Senate have approved planning money this week to relocate Brainerd Technical College next to Brainerd Community College.

Sun, 04/01/2012 - 4:30pm

MARCH 30 20 years ago (1992) Tony Bonsante of C-I and Todd Herron of Brainerd have claimed titles in the Upper Midwest Golden Gloves Championship. Bonsante, national runner-up last year, won the 156-pound title. Herron took the 178-pound title.

Thu, 03/29/2012 - 4:33pm

MARCH 29 20 years ago (1992) To Russ Swearingen, Walt Straka and Henry Peck, WWII is only half over. These survivors of the Bataan Death March still say there has been no apology, so from them there is no forgiveness.

Tue, 03/27/2012 - 5:23pm

MARCH 28 20 years ago (1992) HealthRight, a plan to make health care more affordable and accessible, is not "AllRight," area hospital administrators indicated.

Tue, 03/27/2012 - 8:49am

MARCH 27 20 years ago (1992) University of Minnesota senior Del Cerney, a 1988 Staples High School graduate, finished third in the 50-yard freestyle final of the NCAA men's swim championship with a time of 19.79 seconds.

Mon, 03/26/2012 - 4:34pm

MARCH 26 20 years ago (1992) (Photo) Steve Masimore and Larry Miller took one last ride across Round Lake on their sail sleds recently. The two are part of the Nisswa Sailcats, a club which enjoys windsurfing on the water and sailing on the ice.

Sun, 03/25/2012 - 8:06pm

MARCH 25 20 years ago (1992) District Judge Robert Ryan confirmed today that he will retire at the conclusion of his present term. When announcement was made, Brainerd attorney Fred Casey announced he would seek the position.

Fri, 03/23/2012 - 2:09pm