20 years ago (1987)
John Arnold and Jim Madden, owners of Madden's Resort, announced the addition of 40 units at Madden's Point Portage on Gull Lake.
30 years ago (1977)
"Charlie Brown's Pumpkin Dance" has been chosen as the theme for the second dance of the season for the Cotillion 100 Dance Club. Mr. and Mrs. Clark Tollefson are chairmen.
40 years ago (1967)
D.B. Neff, retiring president of the Brainerd Chamber of Commerce handed the gavel to the new president, C.J. "Chet" Snyder at the annual dinner meeting. Zonta Club won the attendance award.
60 years ago (1947)
Approximately 50 cars will carry Brainerd businessmen and guests on the Goodwill Caravan which leaves at 9 a.m. tomorrow to eight cities and towns in this locality. The Washington High School band will accompany the caravan.
80 years ago (1927)
For sale: Four-room bungalow with full basement and furnace. North side. $1100 - $15 monthly.
100 years ago (1907)
Con O'Brien says they have the first car of apples ever shipped direct from Canada to this section of the country. They are fancy winter apples and the price is fancy too, being $6 per barrel.
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