20 years ago (1982)
The next time you hear a rumor about a business looking for a new home, pass it on. Passing along such a tip to the Brainerd Area Chamber of Commerce might result in a reward of $1,000, Chamber officials announced today.
30 years ago (1972)
Arla Bollig and Harold Gethmann captured Grandma and Grandpa Golf Tournament Championships at the Brainerd Golf Course Sunday in a field of 18 entries.
40 years ago (1962)
The Nisswa Garden Club's annual Flower Show on Aug. 22 was attended by almost 600 visitors who registered from three foreign countries and 19 states.
60 years ago (1942)
Organization of a Corps of Messengers to serve with the Brainerd Defense Council was launched last night. The group will be composed of 75 messengers who will carry on their work during blackouts and in emergencies on foot and on bicycles.
80 years ago (1922)
The Lyonaise and Baker Grocery on South 6th Street is a model of cleanliness and presents a very bright atmosphere since receiving a thorough re-decorating this summer.
100 years ago (1902)
Mrs. J.A. Thabes has invitations out for a party to be given in honor of the first birthday of her young son, John Alois Camp Thabes. Some twenty invitations have been sent out.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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