20 years ago (1987)
Citing a need to reorganize the area's joint marketing efforts the Brainerd Area Chamber of Commerce has withdrawn from Outreach 80s and offered its own plan to draw tourists to the area.
30 years ago (1977)
Members and friends of Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes will celebrate the church's 75th Anniversary from June 17 to June 19.
40 years ago (1967)
The footlights will go up and the stage curtains will open for the first time in three seasons at Nisswa on Monday, July 3.
60 years ago (1947)
Skeeter, Brainerd golden retriever who won second place in the sports show puppy class, won first honors in the puppy class at a trial run of the Tri-County Retriever Club of St. Cloud. Skeeter is owned by Clare Cahill.
80 years ago (1927)
Brainerd and Breezy Point were selected as the 1928 convention locality of the League of Minnesota Municipalities. The convention was secured through the efforts of the Brainerd delegation including Mayor Frank E. Little and others from Brainerd.
100 years ago (1907)
Hammocks! Hammocks! See our line of Lacrosse hammocks. Very large and square shape. They wear best of all.Slipp-Gruenhagen Co.
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