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

DECEMBER 27 20 years ago (1991) Crow Wing County Extension Director Jim Rabehl was one of 32 Minnesota extension agents to either be eliminated or cut back in a $2.3 million U of M staff cutback.

Mon, 12/26/2011 - 6:33pm

DECEMBER 26 20 years ago (1991) What happened to Joe Eide? His sister thinks he may have been slain in the old Paramount Theatre building in downtown.

Sun, 12/25/2011 - 8:07pm

DECEMBER 25 20 years ago (1991) (Photo) Marine Lance Cpl.

Fri, 12/23/2011 - 5:09pm

DECEMBER 23 20 years ago (1991) Pete Younghans won't forget his first hockey game Jan. 4, 1990, as a Warrior sophomore when he scored two goals.

Thu, 12/22/2011 - 5:36pm

DECEMBER 22 20 years ago (1991) (Adv.) Over 50 4 X 4's to Choose From! 1992 Chevy Silverado 4 X 4 at lower than 1991 prices! Loaded with tilt steering, aluminum wheels, cruise, etc. Reg. $19,516 - now just $13,444 - you save $6,072.

Wed, 12/21/2011 - 7:04pm

DECEMBER 21 20 years ago (1991) The problem: How to get a bunch of students and faculty members excited about a food drive. The answer: Make it a competition.

Tue, 12/20/2011 - 6:06pm

DECEMBER 20 20 years ago (1991) Ask any coach and most will say that polls aren't worth the paper they're printed on. The Little Falls boys' basketball team proved that with a stunning 49-48 overtime win over the 10th-ranked Warriors.

Mon, 12/19/2011 - 4:36pm

DECEMBER 19 20 years ago (1991) County attorney Jack Graham has asked the district court to overrule the county board on his 1992 budget. Graham asked for $281,000 and was cut to $252,000.

Sun, 12/18/2011 - 9:42pm

DECEMBER 18 20 years ago (1991) Less than half of the area's 13 school districts have settled teacher contracts for the 1991-93 biennium, although all are continuing to negotiate. The remaining districts have until Jan.

Fri, 12/16/2011 - 8:25pm

DECEMBER 16 20 years ago (1991) A year ago today, the canine unit of the county sheriff's office apprehended a man who abducted and assaulted three women near Aitkin. Since then the man was sentenced to 90 years in prison, and the dog, Joker, has died.

Thu, 12/15/2011 - 7:44pm