20 years ago (1988)
Mystery Shopper winner Mary Perlinger, receptionist and secretary for Brainerd Manor, was selected the latest winner in the Mystery Shopper program because of her attitude and ability to work with others.
30 years ago (1978)
A $111,000 contract has been signed with the internationally known Crepaco Co. for the installation of an artificial ice plant in time for next season's high school hockey season.
40 years ago (1968)
The oldest person in attendance at the Crow Wing County Senior Citizens Picnic held at Lum Park was Christopher Capistrant, age 92, Capistrant has been a lifelong resident of Brainerd.
60 years ago (1948)
Canteloupe, 19 each.
Sweet corn, 29 dozen.
Sugar, 89 10 pounds.
Peaches, $1.89 crate.
Rib roast, 85 pound.
80 years ago (1928)
W. R. Hiller came back to Brainerd last evening with a beautiful silver trophy as a result of being runner-up in the fourth flight at the state golf association tournament at Bemidji last week.
100 years ago (1908)
John Larson, the Sixth Street fuel and feed dealer, has been having plans prepared for a new brick building to be erected at the site of his present frame structure on South Sixth Street.
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