20 years ago (1985)
Heidi Sorenson, a senior, at Brainerd High School and a member of the BHS Art Club, was selected to represent the school district's art programs in a statewide exhibition March 8 - 31 in the garden level of the Town Square in St. Paul.
30 years ago (1975)
The Brainerd School Board's building committee authorized partial repairs on the gymnasium roof at the Franklin Junior High School. Water has been leaking down the gym walls and onto the insulation.
40 years ago (1965)
The Brainerd School Board, at a special meeting, exercised options on about $100,000 worth of property which will form the site for a new area technical vocational school.
60 years ago (1945)
The Brainerd Lions Club will sponsor the used clothing drive to be launched in the city April 14. Clothing collection during the campaign is to be sent to the relief of civilians in the war stricken countries of Europe.
80 years ago (1925)
The new park will present the ever popular Hedstrom Orchestra on Sunday night in conjunction with the big special picture "Peter Pan" with Betty Bronson.
100 years ago (1905)
Frank Horton, who went to California last fall, returned a few days ago. He did not like it there as well as Brainerd.
Carl Hillstead came down from Big Fork today to meet his wife, who came over from Wadena, and they returned home on the M & I.
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