20 years ago (1988)
Postal patrons are now utilizing the new drive-through mail system on the east side of the Brainerd Post Office.
30 years ago (1978)
Professional rodeo will again be a part of the Johnny Inkslinger celebration in Brainerd.
40 years ago (1968)
The parking lot program in downtown Brainerd is to be financed partly by the property owners themselves and partly by receipts from parking meters located in the lots.
60 years ago (1948)
Two men who were credited with "Faithful Service to the Brainerd Post Office for a number of years" have been granted optional retirement. They are James Nolan, 46 years, and Albert A. Englund, 35 years.
80 years ago (1928)
A 13-coach train passed through Brainerd bearing a large delegation of college girls from three countries representing the Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority which is to hold its annual international convention at Breezy Point.
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