20 years ago (1984)
Four busloads of Brainerd High School Warrior football fans made the trek to Hibbing. Hibbing was highly regarded in the north, but Brainerd won 49-0.
30 years ago (1974)
John Struthers has retired after 42 years with the J.C. Penney Company. Struthers has managed the Penney's store in Brainerd for 23 years.
40 years ago (1964)
A group of 10 members of the Brainerd Elks Lodge led by exalted ruler, Barney Holtkamp, attended the Central District Conference at Fergus Falls.
60 years ago (1944)
A levy of 40.5 mills against 1945 taxes payable in 1946 for the purpose of raising a school fund of approximately $165,000 was voted for the public schools of Brainerd by the Board of Education.
80 years ago (1924)
"What's the matter?"
"Why, I wrote a long flowery article on milk and the editors condensed it."
100 years ago (1904)
You need not visit California. You can cure your cough at home. Use Gloria Lung Balsam and your cough will disappear. It is made of healing balms and best for children. Sold by H.P. Dunn & Co.
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