20 years ago (1982)
Tim Veith, the Central Lakes Conference's rushing king, picked up where he left off last season, breaking away for touchdown romps of 56 and 73 yards Friday night to help Coach Ron Stolski's Brainerd High School Warriors defeat Totino Grace of Fridley 19-14 in the opening game of the season.
30 years ago (1972)
Leo Marchel, Sr. turned in a sparkling round of 72 to lead Team No. 15 to the championship in a field of 16 teams entered here in the Pro-Am Golf Tournament at the Brainerd Golf Course.
40 years ago (1962)
Strong defensive play, which permitted its foe only three first downs and 39 yards rushing and passing through the first three quarters, helped the Washington High School Warriors to a successful 1972 football opening at Two Harbors.
60 years ago (1942)
Brainerd, led by the Labor Day Committee representing all Union Labor organizations in the city, will observe Labor Day with a major celebration, Monday.
80 years ago (1922)
The Board of Directors of the Crow Wing County Fair met at the fairgrounds in Pequot Thursday afternoon to make final preparations for the big event Sept. 14, 15 and 16.
100 years ago (1902)
The Crescent Athletic Club appeared in grotesque costumes and brought down the house at the parade.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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