20 years ago (1983)
Expansion and modernization of business districts in Brainerd through the use of grants and low interest loans was the topic of discussion of a meeting held this morning at city hall.
30 years ago (1973)
The Wild Rice Pressing Plant at Deerwood is in business again and in a big way. The present owners expect to process one million pounds of rice this season.
40 years ago (1963)
Back to School Specials!
Outfit them at one stop where parking is not a problem. We give s&h green stamps.
302 4th Ave. NE
60 years ago (1943)
The Brainerd Ladies Drum and Bugle Corps, organized by Lt. Col. Ernest B Miller, commanding officer of the 19th Tank Battalion at Bataan will participate in the American Legion Convention Parade in Faribault, MN, Saturday.
80 years ago (1923)
One hundred and fifty shriners from Zuhrah Temple of Minneapolis including their Internationally famous band, drum corps and patrol and chanters, will visit Brainerd on August 26th.
100 years ago (1903)
The Brainerd regular team will go to Aitkin on Sunday for a game with the team of that city. This is to be a pretty warm affair. There is to be a side bet of $100.
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