20 years ago (1982)
Crow Wing County's senior citizens got a new home last night, as the Brainerd City Council agreed to lease the old fire station for use as a Senior Citizen Center.
30 years ago (1972)
Miss Marsha Hardt, and Richard Lind have each been selected to participate in the 1972-73 All-State Choir Festival according to James Glenn, their high school vocal music director.
40 years ago (1962)
City buys old post office for $53,000 and plans to convert it into a parking lot.
60 years ago (1942)
Personal thanks of Mrs. Winston Churchill was added to those of many young children in a "thank you" pamphlet received here by the executive secretary of the Crow Wing Red Cross for gifts sent to England.
80 years ago (1922)
Henry Rosko has put in a wireless at his home, 611 South Sixth Street. A 50-foot pole stands at the Sixth Street property and another pole due east on South Seventh.
100 years ago (1902)
Things to think about:
In the rush of business we have not the time to go into detail, but here are some leaders.
Bacon, per pound 12
Tomatoes, per can 10
Peas, per can 6
Prunes, per pound 5
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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