20 years ago (1981)
Henry Ordemann, 64, who has a summer home at Breezy Point, and caddy Barry Johnson were on the course at 5 a.m. yesterday trying for 30 holes non-stop despite less than perfect weather.
30 years ago (1971)
"Centennial 71," a series of television specials on Brainerd's Centennial activities will present its second program on Wednesday, June 23 on Channel 6 over American Cablevision.
40 years ago (1961)
Nineteen Northern and Western Minnesota counties were declared disaster areas because of drought. Cass and Crow Wing were among the counties.
60 years ago (1941)
Mrs. Tony Scull is Crow Wing County's newly crowned pie baking champion. Her apple pie entered in yesterday's first annual county-wide contest won the grand prize at the Brainerd Armory.
80 years ago (1921)
-- Pete Woelvert has invented a patent chair for picnics which is a sure winner. Once tried, always used.
-- The Brainerd Country Club has its golf links in shape and wants the members to use the grounds. Golf can now be played to one's heart's content.
100 years ago (1901)
Assessor Congdon has taken an invoice of the personal effects of Oak Lawn, which amounts to several thousand dollars to say nothing about the dogs.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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