20 years ago (1985)
Gerald "Jerry" Benson, vice president and commercial loan officer at First American Bank, marked 30 years of service to the bank customers and to the community on March 1.
30 years ago (1975)
The Brainerd Jaycees have announced today that they will hold their first annual North American Snodeo on Sunday, March 16, at Island View Lodge.
40 years ago (1965)
Largest turnout (capacity size) for a regular meeting at Club La Guyal in a decade was enjoyed Wednesday by the Brainerd Quarterbacks Club, playing host to a "meet the Vikings" visitation.
60 years ago (1945)
The Crow Wing County Red Cross War Fund mounted to $4,054 as the result of several major contributions made today by business firms of the locality.
80 years ago (1925)
Ducks, but not of the mallard family, wintering in Minnesota are not unusual. For several years flocks of ducks have wintered in Crow Wing County in the vicinity of Outing.
100 years ago (1905)
Headquarters for washing machines: Five different kinds. Prices from $3 to $12. The wonder of this age in a washing machine cannot be equated. Hawkins, Welch & Hawkins. Laurel Street.
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