20 years ago (1984)
The Mills family invites you to the grand opening of their new Mills Fleet store in Brainerd-Baxter. Helen K. Mills, Stewart C. Mills, Jr., and Henry C. Mills II.
30 years ago (1974)
A small tornado ripped through the southeast edge of Mille Lacs Lake, causing damage to trees and buildings. Meanwhile, Brainerd sweltered with 100 degree readings. Little relief will be received.
40 years ago (1964)
Dedicated just a little over a month ago on June 7, the Cuyuna Range District Hospital has been operating at close to near capacity. The hospital has 20 patient rooms with a total of 38 beds.
60 years ago (1944)
Van's had to lock their doors over the weekend. He has not quite decided whether he underestimated the crowd or the crowds capacity. Anyway, the cupboard was bare and the holiday was either a restaurant owner's dream or nightmare.
80 years ago (1924)
Lovers of flowers should at once see the wonderful peony blooms in Gregory park. The white ones are particularly attractive.
100 years ago (1904)
It warms the heart like sunshine cheers the soul like old wine, gives hope for the future, blots out the past. That's what Rocky Mountain Tea does. 35 at H.P. Dunn and Co.
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