20 years ago (1980)
Washington's Birthday Sale-A-Bration, Downtown Brainerd. * Northwoods Books 'n Things, Lundborg Jewelry, Mezner's Young World, Brass 'n' Board,. Paul's Shoes, Gambles, Roberts Drug, Shoe Mart, Iron Owl, Opal Ann's Closet, Frances Shoppe, Fleet Supply, Snyder Drug, Tom's Pet & Hobby, S&L Store, Scotts, Burton's,. Fieldmans, Brekken's.
30 years ago (1970)
Dog sleds will be featured at the Ski Circus and Ski Gull tomorrow afternoon. Heading up that part of the program is Dr. Bob Kasper, Brainerd dentist and dog racing enthusiast.
40 years ago (1960)
Eighth Central Six Conference Championship in the dozen years he has coached the Brainerd Warriors was presented to Coach Fred Kellett Friday on the local court in the form of a 53-39 conquest of the Little Falls Flyers.
60 years ago (1940)
Beautification of entrances to the city, principally through the planting of trees at strategic spots now barren, was discussed by the Junior Chamber of Commerce.
80 years ago (1920)
-- Little Falls defeated Crosby High at basketball Saturday by a score of 16 to 5.
-- A.D. Linnemann of Duluth, traveling salesman for a woolen house was in the city calling on the trade.
100 years ago (1900)
At Princeton the barbers have raised the price of shaving from 10 to 15 and the union fears the result will be to give the town the appearance of a Populist stronghold.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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