20 years ago (1987)
City council members from Brainerd and Baxter get together Tuesday nights to discuss mutual problems. It was the healthy sort of meeting that should be conducted several times a year.
30 years ago (1977)
This morning it was 20 degrees below zero and the wind gusting to 25 miles per hour. This morning the wind chill was 83 degrees below zero. That's cold.
40 years ago (1967)
Steve Pundt and Marcia Widmark, representing the Pow Wow, were crowned as royalty to reign over the Snow Days at Washington High School.
60 years ago (1947)
J.C. Homecoming Queen - Lorraine Mildred Olson, 18-year old Brainerd Junior College freshman was crowned this morning at a school pepfest. Miss Olson is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Olson, 821 South Sixth St.
80 years ago (1927)
James McGarry and William Houle have returned from a weekend fishing trip to Pelican Lake. They report the catch of a large whitefish.
100 years ago (1907)
Brainerd is to have an ice rink. The Tabernacle has been disposed of to Carl Wright and Guilford Mantor who will fill it up at once for an ice rink.
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