20 years ago (1987)
Nancy Smith will have to fill a big pair of shoes when she takes over the women's athletic director's duties at Brained Community College when Darlene Palmer retires at the end of the school year.
30 years ago (1977)
Two races for purebred Arabians only are scheduled as one of the highlights of the Northern Minnesota All-Arabian horse show which will be held this weekend at the Crow Wing County Fairgrounds.
40 years ago (1967)
A smiling Paul Bunyan greeted 200 square dancers who attended the 14th Annual Paul Bunyan Square Dance Festival at the armory in Brainerd on May 7. Brainerd's mascot reigned over the festival against a section of tall pine trees surrounding a log shack.
60 years ago (1947)
Restaurants of Brainerd will hold the food price line during the summer tourist season. William Van Essen said that for the most part the prices would remain static and comments rate to menu prices would remain as charged during the winter months.
80 years ago (1927)
D. Wickman of St. Mathias was a business caller at the county treasurer's office today.
P.W. Hollingsworth of Lake Edward was a business caller at the courthouse today.
100 years ago (1907)
Do not forget the sale and supper tonight at the Swedish Baptist Church. Supper, 25.
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