20 years ago
Joanne Ruis' hole-in-one highlights the women's golf invitational at the Brainerd Country Club. Ruis, a member of Mille Lacs Country Club, drilled the shot on the third hole despite playing on wet grounds.
30 years ago
Rick Siegel twirled a five-hitter and was backed by a 14-hit attack as Manager Lowell Scearcy's Brainerd VFW nine thumped Staples here Wednesday 13-1.
40 years ago
The Fourth of July at its rollicking, old-fashioned best will be marked by many communities in the surrounding area with many towns and villages waging the three-day celebrations.
60 years ago
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners approved plans submitted by the Crow Wing County Fair Board to begin work on leveling the grounds and building a baseball field on the fairgrounds.
80 years ago
One of the especially attractive features of the Fourth of July celebration this year is to be the parade. This year's parade will have more floats than previous years.
100 years ago
The young son of Horace Kimball broke his arm while playing yesterday at his father's farm. He was brought down this morning and Dr. Thabes set the disabled member.
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