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

FEBRUARY 15 20 years ago (1992) The Potlatch Foundation awarded a donation of $8,000 to the Paul Bunyan Arboretum, accepted by director Dick Beal, Kim Klein and Wayne Damerow.

Tue, 02/14/2012 - 5:24pm

FEBRUARY 14 20 years ago (1992) It was a good night to get your name in the newspaper. In Brainerd's 79-59 conference victory over Monticello 22 players, including 12 of 14 Warriors, scored.

Mon, 02/13/2012 - 5:36pm

FEBRUARY 12 20 years ago (1992) Jaime Mueller is going to receive some deserved recognition next week.

Fri, 02/10/2012 - 7:03pm

FEBRUARY 10 20 years ago (1992) The Brainerd R/UDAT Committee has been reorganized, renamed and incorporated to carry out recommendations of the three-year-old report. Bob Verkennes of First American Bank will lead the newly formed board of directors.

Thu, 02/09/2012 - 5:28pm

FEBRUARY 9 20 years ago (1992) Warrior senior John Linn qualified for the slalom skiing state meet with an eighth-place finish in Thursday's Section 7 meet at Spirit Mountain.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 5:34pm

FEBRUARY 8 20 years ago (1992) Last weekend, senior center Jerr Johnson became Brainerd's all-time single-season points record holder with a goal and two assists, giving him 53 points. Yesterday, against St.

Tue, 02/07/2012 - 6:28pm

FEBRUARY 7 20 years ago (1992) Circumstances surrounding the disappearance in 1989 of Joe Eide of Brainerd are the subject of a renewed investigation by County Attorney Jack Graham.

Mon, 02/06/2012 - 6:45pm

FEBRUARY 6 20 years ago (1992) The Baxter City Council approved a site plan and use permit for Esser's Warehouse Liquors and Brainerd Savings & Loan to open new locations.

Sun, 02/05/2012 - 5:51pm

FEBRUARY 5 20 years ago (1992) Crow Wing County edged just above the national unemployment rate for December, reaching 7.3 percent. The national rate is 7.1%. Other area counties: Morrison 11.6 percent, Cass 11.3 percent, Aitkin 11.6 percent, Todd 8.

Fri, 02/03/2012 - 3:29pm

FEBRUARY 3 20 years ago (1992) Craig Feierabend of Brainerd stood in 27th place after the first leg of the International 500 Snowmobile Race from White Bear Lake to Thunder Bay.

Thu, 02/02/2012 - 5:59pm