20 years ago
Brainerd Warrior Joe Vrudny has the second fastest time in two events for this weekend's state swimming and diving championships at Cooke Hall on the campus of the University of Minnesota.
30 years ago
Staples, only once before a District 24 high school basketball tournament champion dating back to 1925, finally caught up with its chief tourney destructor, the Crosby-Ironton Rangers on the Brainerd hardwood last night.
40 years ago
A total of 1,600 tickets has been made available to Brainerd High School for distribution to supporters of the new District 24 basketball champions, the Brainerd Warriors, in the Region Six Tourney at Moorhead's Concordia College fieldhouse.
60 years ago
-- Million Nazis homeless.
-- RAF raids show 2,000 war plants have been ruined.
-- 309,760 meals served to 91 schools in Crow Wing County.
80 years ago
Lively's Garage has installed a dust-proof paint room, maintained at 72 degrees where you can refinish your car at a charge of $1 a day.
100 years ago
-- Dan Chord came home from the woods last Saturday.
-- The first crows we have seen put in an appearance March 8.
-- Miss Dottie Sorenson visited Mrs. J.L. Hammett Friday night of last week.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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