20 years ago (1984)
Sandy Smith tossed a four-hitter without issuing a walk as the Brainerd VFW marched to a 12-2 win in six innings over visiting St. Cloud.
30 years ago (1974)
This area has just experienced one of the biggest sports weekends held at Brainerd International Raceway. It was the only spectator race to be staged there this year. Held at the same time was the area's first celebrity golf tournament.
40 years ago (1964)
A 10 pound, eight ounce walleye, out of Whitefish Lake, topped an active week of fishing in Paul Bunyan vacationland, one in which good sized walleyes predominated.
60 years ago (1944)
Lt. John Arnold left Sunday for Oceanside, Calif., after visiting with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. A.A. Arnold, while on a 15-day furlough.
80 years ago (1924)
The Brainerd Boys Band will have a picnic next Sunday at Mission Lake on the Bert Sabin place.
100 years ago (1904)
William Rogers has sold his home corner of 7th and Bluff to George H. Brown of the Pine Tree Lumber Co., for $1,350 cash.
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