20 years ago (1983)
Brainerd Mayor C. Elmer Anderson Thursday vetoed council-approved pay hikes for Water and Light Department administrators.
30 years ago (1973)
The salary dispute between the Brainerd School Board and Brainerd teachers apparently is headed for arbitration, it was learned today.
40 years ago (1963)
Spring is here -- there was more traffic than normal over the weekend. Lines 10 to 15 deep formed at the Dairy Queen. People washed their cars outdoors. Youngsters, wearing shorts, played in the streets.
60 years ago (1943)
-- Allies plan air warfare
-- Bigger, better bombers soon go into action
-- Brainerd area farmers get insurance rate reductions
80 years ago (1923)
The big muskie brought down from Cross Lake by A.P. Cardle and D.A. Peterson is being mounted by Theodore Miller and will be the property of the Crow Wing Fish and Game Club.
100 years ago (1903)
Miss M. McCann, the popular trimmer who was with Mrs. J.K. Pearce last year, returned yesterday from Chicago to take her old position.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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