20 years ago (1984)
Remember this date, Sept. 24. That night at 7 p.m. in the Brainerd High School cafeteria, citizens will meet to discuss the future of the Brainerd State Hospital.
30 years ago (1974)
Martin W. Gavin, veteran agent with the Prudential Insurance Co. has returned after 35 years of service. Gavin joined Prudential in 1939 and has served in the Brainerd area since 1946.
40 years ago (1964)
The Brainerd School Board last night authorized Superintendent Whoolery to inform the county board of commissioners that it has no objection to the consolidation of the Merrifield district with Brainerd.
60 years ago (1944)
Four ton of scrap rags were gathered in the scrap rag and paper drive in Brainerd on Saturday.
80 years ago (1924)
Adv.: Milk delivered at the door. 10 per quart. Echo Stock Farm, Inc.
100 years ago (1904)
The Elks party was not largely attended last night but all who were there enjoyed themselves very much.
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