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

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

FEBRUARY 2 20 years ago (1992) As a youth hockey player in the mid-1980's, Jerr Johnson admired Warrior center Sandy Smith, who set school records for goals and points before graduating in 1986.

Wed, 02/01/2012 - 5:44pm

FEBRUARY 1 20 years ago (1992) John and Gloria Beyer have played their last round as owners of the Brainerd Golf Club.

Tue, 01/31/2012 - 7:52pm

JANUARY 31 20 years ago (1992) Brainerd snowmobile racers Steve Vandeputte and Rick Strobel competed in last weekend's MRP Sno-Cross Challenge at Oronoco. Vandeputte was first in semi-pro Class 4 and Strobel was third in pro stock.

Mon, 01/30/2012 - 5:51pm

JANUARY 29 20 years ago (1992) Two Brainerd non-profit organizations are in need, and what they need most from adults is time. Kinship of Brainerd and Volunteers in Partnership both need adult volunteers to be matched with children.

Fri, 01/27/2012 - 4:25pm

JANUARY 27 20 years ago (1992) The Brainerd Warriors and Bemidji skated to a 2-2 overtime tie to put the Warriors at 11-3-2 overall for the season.

Thu, 01/26/2012 - 4:41pm