20 years ago (1982)
Kraig Kuelbs was medalist with a 48 as Coach Chuck Brockemeier's Brainerd Junior High School golf team opened its season with a 202 to 223 win at Little Falls.
30 years ago (1972)
The local Brainerd Lions Club will conduct a light bulb fund-raising sale to obtain $400 for the youth activities fund.
40 years ago (1962)
Importance of volunteer services in the Minnesota State Mental Health Program is emphasized in the spring issue of the Minnesota Welfare magazine. The Volunteer Program, which has had considerable success in Brainerd's new state hospital, is comparatively new in the state.
60 years ago (1942)
Concentrated fury in the form of blasting rain and wind drove through the Brainerd area during the dark hours this morning. Streets throughout the city were washed out and basements flooded.
80 years ago (1922)
"We got a big job on today," said Henry Rosko of Rosko Brothers. "It's repairing the world." And then he picked up the frame and pieces of a rural geography class globe which had to be welded.
100 years ago (1902)
James Kellihan is out buggy riding this afternoon to help him forget he has some bones broken.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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