20 years ago (1981)
The Brainerd Future Farmers of America, since 1940, have been actively involved in district, state and national projects as well as area community projects. During FFA week the Brainerd chapter will be holding a faculty tea for the Brainerd Senior High School teachers in appreciation for their help.
30 years ago (1971)
A storm that struck suddenly and savagely yesterday afternoon brought the general Brainerd area to a snow-locked standstill by this morning. A snowfall of 10 inches was recorded.
40 years ago (1961)
The annual auction sale of the Brainerd Elks Lodge yielded $1,152.25 here Thursday night. The money will go into a fund the lodge uses to send boys to the State Elks Camp each summer.
60 years ago (1941)
Al Krueger of Crosby has been named deputy sheriff of Crow Wing County and will begin his duties Saturday, March 1, it was announced today by Sheriff Roy Wickland.
80 years ago (1921)
New Park Theatre double feature: * Marshall Neilan presents "Dinty": with Wesley Barry. * Larry Semon in his new scream "School Days."
Sunday Will Rogers in "Just Call Me Jim" and "The Devil's Pass Key."
100 years ago (1901)
No news from the small pox at Klondike this week, so we are led to believe that the disease is pretty well stamped out.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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