20 years ago (1988)
Jerry and Pat Ring of 219 Hawkins Drive are being honored as having the Brainerd Garden Club's July Yard of the Month.
30 years ago (1978)
John Struther's team enjoys a four-point lead in Monday's Men's Golf League play, totaling 216 points to 212 for Jim Schiller's Trio in second half action.
40 years ago (1968)
A new effort to save the old Brainerd water tower has been launched here by a four member steering committee and petitions are being circulated.
60 years ago (1948)
The Brainerd Eagles and Moose Lodges are planning their combined picnic for Sunday, July 25, at Little Pine Resort. Many races and other entertainment are scheduled.
80 years ago (1928)
Children and grown ups alike will be attracted today and tomorrow to Lum Park where a Merry-go round and ferris wheel will be among chief attractions.
100 years ago (1908)
Al LaLonde has opened his billiard and pool parlor for business, though the chairs and desk have not arrived yet. He has a very pleasant place.
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