20 years ago (1982)
"Our boys came ready to play and that's what we wanted to accomplish in the early stages of the game," says Brainerd High School Warrior Basketball Coach Mike Morgan of Tuesday's stunning 83-52 South Region 8AA Tourney triumph scored by his team over Alexandria.
30 years ago (1972)
J.E. "Jack" Chalberg, head of the Brainerd State Junior College for 28 years and a Brainerd educator for a total of 40 years, submitted his resignation last week to the State Junior College Board.
40 years ago (1962)
A committee of Brainerd merchants will meet Monday night with the Brainerd City Council in an effort to solve Brainerd's Downtown parking problems. Brainerd now has 442 parking metered spaces which yielded $28,848 to the City Treasury in 1961.
60 years ago (1942)
Location of the new $21,000,000 manganese plant for the production of concentrate of sinter to be established in Crow Wing County, will be located between the villages of Manganese and Trommald.
80 years ago (1922)
Reduction in Ford prices!
Woodhead Motor Co., Brainerd, Minn.
100 years ago (1902)
-- There is quite a boom on at Grand Rapids.
-- Jorgen Hansen, of Crookston, ended his earthly woes by the gun route.
-- Crookston is getting metropolitan like Brainerd and other cities and the barber shops of that city will close at 8 o'clock hereafter.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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