20 years ago (1982)
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Sands of Brainerd will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary at an Open House on Sunday, April 25 at their home.
30 years ago (1972)
The three Robert Tiplady children, 509 Holly, decided to turn themselves into a clean-up crew at Gregory Park. Mrs. Tiplady said that the three picked up debris in the park all summer, and then made a concerted effort recently after the snow melted.
40 years ago (1962)
The establishment of a vocational electronics school here received much consideration at the special meeting of the school board.
60 years ago (1942)
A blazing fire, whipped by high wind spread rapidly north through brush and timber from the city dump this afternoon as forest rangers, city firemen, WPA sewer crews fought desperately against the advancing conflagration.
80 years ago (1922)
A large number of golfers will be at the grounds of the Brainerd Country Club this Sunday. The club has added 400 yards to the golf course as originally laid out. "Jock" Dryburgh and three helpers are at work.
100 years ago (1902)
The Brainerd Ice Co. is prepared to fill all orders for ice. Private families until Nov. 1st. Daily service, $12. Per year, $14. Thirty pounds of ice allowed per day.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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