20 years ago (1983)
John Arnold will serve this year as a member of the American Hotel and Motel Association Executive Committee. He is a partner, Madden Inn and Golf Club, Brainerd.
30 years ago (1973)
The Crow Wing County Planning Commission went on record at a meeting as opposing the establishment of an experimental city in Aitkin County.
40 years ago (1963)
Sheriff Charles Warnberg today warned fishermen using the public access area on Gull Lake to use extreme caution. He said an ice heave on the east side of the lake has brought patches of open water.
60 years ago (1943)
Sale of "E" War Bonds in Crow Wing County in January totaled $86,924, a drop under the county's quota of $104,650, Elmer Peterson said today.
80 years ago (1923)
Mrs. F.W. Wieland and Mrs. N.H. Ingersoll entertained at tea Saturday afternoon at the home of the former, 107 North 4th Street. Thirty guests were present. Mrs. Walter F. Wieland presided over the tea table.
100 years ago (1903)
F. Bundy, of the East Hotel, yesterday won in a raffle for a hammerless shotgun. The number was 44.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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