20 years ago (1987)
A capacity crowd filled the Crosby-Ironton High School Ccafeteria April 11 for the Ninth feast of Eastertide. The audience was presented with food, song and merriment in the spirit of Medieval Times.
30 years ago (1977)
A transportation program for Crow Wing County senior citizens started today using a 12-passenger van. The first priority for the service will be transportation for medical needs, grocery shopping and to nutrition sites.
40 years ago (1967)
Merle Kessler, a senior at Washington High School and the son of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Kessler, has been named the top English student in Minnesota by the McKnight Foundation. Young Kessler competed in a contest which was held in Minneapolis.
60 years ago (1947)
Brainerd purchasers shopping by telephone or in person will find the "welcome mat" out by the retail businesses of the city if the instructional talks given and motion pictures shown to over 200 employers and employees have any effect.
80 years ago (1927)
One of the horses used by the Brainerd Pure Milk Co. caused a stir of excitement when it started up Sixth Street while the driver was making a delivery yesterday morning.
100 years ago (1907)
For sale - New house and lot 100 x 150, one block from Lowell School. Only $700. Cost more to build the house.
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