20 years ago (1985)
Madden's Resort on Gull Lake will host the U.S. Croquet Association Regional Tournament Aug. 22-25. About 40 competitors from as far as Illinois and Kentucky are expected.
30 years ago (1975)
The Washington High School Class of 1930 will hold its 45-year class reunion at the Brainerd Country Club on Saturday, Aug. 9. A large group is expected.
40 years ago (1965)
For the 29th straight year, Brainerd will play host next week to farm and city residents at the Crow Wing County Fair. While many communities had to give up county fairs because of lack of interest, the annual Crow Wing County event has continued to prosper.
60 years ago (1945)
The Brainerd Lions roaring a threat to repeat, belted the Rotarians for a 15-4 loss last night. The Rotarians, playing the game with two of their top players missing, vow a bloody revenge in the next diamond battle.
80 years ago (1925)
The Brainerd Ladies Band has ordered its uniforms, which are expected to arrive this week. These uniforms are distinctive in color and design. Nothing like them has been designed before.
100 years ago (1905)
Good 4 room cottage. Near Lincoln School. Worth $500. Only $325 cash. Snap for someone.
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