20 years ago (1980)
Brainerd Area "Pyramid" game players who received restraining orders earlier this summer may now be permanently enjoined from participating in the games, as the result of a Hennepin District Court ruling.
30 years ago (1970)
Jack Ruttger, owner-operator of Ruttger's Bay Lake Resort was elected president of the Minnesota Arrowhead Association at a meeting in Duluth Friday.
40 years ago (1960)
County Commissioners this morning agreed to tour the old Post Office site with committees from the city council and the chamber of commerce to see what possible uses could be made of the building.
60 years ago (1940)
Salaries of librarians and janitors were raised and a new stoker was ordered for the city library at a meeting of the Brainerd Library Board.
80 years ago (1920)
-- The first frost this season was recorded Thursday night.
-- Mr. and Mrs. Parker Waite and Mrs. Fremond Turcotte visited friends at the Pillager Fair.
-- Roast chicken Sunday dinner, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Garvey's -- 50.
100 years ago (1900)
-- Frank Bennett is lathing, plastering and furnishing his house to make it more comfortable.
-- A couple of our young men had an altercation over a certain young lady on Sunday evening and one of them carries a black eye and a swelled nose in consequence.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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