20 years ago (1985)
Kevin Knudsen, a 6-foot-1 inch, 205-pound offensive and defensive lineman for the Brainerd High School football team has been selected to play in the Minnesota High School all-star game July 27 at Parade Stadium in Minneapolis.
30 years ago (1975)
Two victories apiece by freshman Kathleen Borgwarth and sophomore Sue Miller helped Brainerd's girls' track team to its victory over four area schools in an indoor meet at the high school.
40 years ago (1965)
Area students by the hundreds will gather in Menahga Saturday for the solo and small ensemble contests. Attending from Brainerd will be 73 band and choir members.
60 years ago (1945)
The clothing drive contest will start officially at the Washington High School today. The Junior Red Cross organization is offering a prize to the two homerooms who collect the most clothing.
80 years ago (1925)
Arrange to dine at the Ransford Hotel Easter Sunday, special Easter Dinner will be served between 12:15 - 2:30 P.M. Dinner $1 per plate.
100 years ago (1905)
In a field of four contestants O.J. Olson from Brainerd won the first heat in a series of races at the Nicollet roller skating rink last night. The time for the mile was three minutes and 18 seconds.
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