20 years ago (1987)
"We the People," an observance of the bicentennial of the United States Constitution is scheduled to be given at 6:45 p.m. Thursday at Gregory Park in Brainerd. Jack Fish will be master of ceremonies.
30 years ago (1977)
Once-mighty trees that shaded the picnic tables at Sullivan's Resort are gone and the county road out front is in plain sight now. The Aug. 27 tornado uprooted 140 of the resort's trees and the wooded area is wide open.
40 years ago (1967)
The Brainerd School Board last night voted to spend $1,000 to study team teaching methods and modular flexible scheduling.
60 years ago (1947)
Temperatures which have prevailed in the summer heat brackets throughout the week, took a sudden drop in Brainerd last night and this morning a light frost was reported in the Gull Lake area.
80 years ago (1927)
In the old days it was a 10-mile buggy jaunt that was the limit of one's acquaintances. Now it is an automobile run of say 200 miles.
100 years ago (1907)
We understand Clarence Rudolph has bought the two teams, buggies, harnesses etc., from James Leekliter for a consideration of $800 and will continue carrying on a livery business.
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