20 years ago (1985)
Sixty-four members of the class of 1935 of Washington High School held their golden reunion in Brainerd on July 12, 13, and 14.
30 years ago (1975)
The sound of Carillon bells has come to the Pine Beach area at Gull Lake. Twice daily, at noon and 6 p.m., the sound of the bells will radiate approximately one mile from the top of St. Thomas of the Pines parish church located at Madden's Pine Beach Golf Course.
40 years ago (1965)
Announcing new menu at Mickey's Drive-In: 1/4 chicken 45, 1/2 chicken 80, 1 1/4 chicken $1.90, 2 1/2 chicken $3.75, hamburgers 15.
60 years ago (1945)
Local news: George Lake is building an addition to and putting a basement under his home at 215 Fourth Avenue. Mr. and Mrs. L.B. Risnes and son, Bobby, of Aitkin, called at the Oscar Johnson home last evening.
80 years ago (1925)
Get your hunting boots oiled at Kings, the Sporting Goods Man. Don't wait, do it now. Come in and sign up for your gun for chicken day. King rents guns. King, the Sporting Goods Man.
100 years ago (1905)
The high school football team has organized for the ensuing year. Irving Badeaux has been elected manager and Bert Abear captain. The team will be light this year, but the boys are putting in some good work.
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