20 years ago (1983)
Brainerd High School's Theater Department took first place Saturday in the sub-regional one-act play contest held at St. Cloud Apollo High School.
30 years ago (1973)
-- Golden Ripe Bananas, lb. 9 cents
-- Pascel Celery, Stalk 25 cents
-- Grade "A" Large Eggs, doz. 65 cents
-- Milk, gallon 95 cents
40 years ago (1963)
A pond or small lake located just west of Cross Lake is completely devoid of ice despite below zero temperatures. The only solution seems to be that it is fed by warm springs.
60 years ago (1943)
A salvage drive for copper, brass and bronze to be carried on by children in all the schools in Brainerd, got under way today when members of the Brainerd Salvage Committee outlined the plan of campaign to pupils in the schools.
80 years ago (1923)
By assisting the Brainerd Country Club in improving its grounds so that they will be equal to other golf grounds in northern Minnesota, citizens of Brainerd will be providing an inducement to tourists to come this way.
100 years ago (1903)
-- Mr. Dane and Mr. Hockbritt took dinner with M.L. Hammett last night.
-- Mr. Geo. Bock has purchased a new organ for his children.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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