20 years ago (1983)
Beth Anderson, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Arden Anderson of Brainerd, recently performed with the Minnesota Music Educator's Association All-State Choir. Miss Anderson is a student at Brainerd Senior High School.
30 years ago (1973)
Sen. Winston Borden, Brainerd DFLer, this week introduced legislation which would permit banks to open additional offices or branches anywhere within their economic development regions.
40 years ago (1963)
More than 1,000 high school students streamed into Brainerd today for district vocal contest and for the annual tournament of the Northern Minnesota District of the National Forensic League.
60 years ago (1943)
A War Bond objective that would make it possible for Brainerd to purchase one landing barge for American fighting forces, the barge to be named "The City of Brainerd," was launched last night at a dinner.
80 years ago (1923)
A.R. Cass came to Brainerd from Baxter yesterday and said the road was open but very rough. He rode the top of a cordwood sleigh which toppled over near Brainerd and Mr. Cass had to make a flying leap to avoid wood and sleigh.
100 years ago (1903)
Can it be that the young people of Crow Wing County have decided that marriage is a failure? Not a marriage license has been used thus far this month.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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