20 years ago (1983)
The future of major airline service to Brainerd will reach a crossroads this fall and Republic Airline officials will be warily watching the outcome.
30 years ago (1973)
Pam Sellnow, 14, a member of the Gilbert Lake 4-H Club, won first place in the District 4-H public speaking contest Saturday in Wadena.
40 years ago (1963)
Development of a plan for snowplowing of residential streets in a systematic manner was authorized by the Brainerd city council last night.
60 years ago (1943)
Captain W.G. Nash of the Brainerd Salvation Army said today that coffee and doughnuts are being served each Saturday and Sunday afternoon at the USO here for visiting soldiers, marines, sailors and other service people.
80 years ago (1923)
After the show or dance, drop in at Hewitt's Cafe and try one of those special oyster sandwiches put up for the Lenten Season especially.
100 years ago (1903)
Keene and McFadden yesterday sold the ole Landmark, Lot 7, Block 20, Ferrar & Forsyth's Addition. The consideration was $225. He will build a residence on the property at once.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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