20 years ago (1984)
The Brainerd Golf and Country Club changed hands Monday but new owner Richard Kamps of Norwood said that only minor changes were expected to be made in the golf course.
30 years ago (1974)
Officials from St. Andrew's Church in Brainerd met with the county board, to discuss the purchase of the church at a cost of $760,800 as an alternative to building a new social services center.
40 years ago (1964)
Music from Breezy Point Lodge will be featured over ABC and CBS radio networks New Year's Eve. Playing at Breezy will be the Ralph Martevie band. Don Cavitt will serve as the announcer at Breezy.
60 years ago (1944)
Displaying their best game of the season and one of the better games played by a Brainerd team since the District Champion of 1939, the Brainerd Warriors blasted undefeated Staples 32-26 Friday evening in the Warrior gym.
80 years ago (1924)
High School Brainonian "Brainless Bits"
Miss Laipple, "If cold water does not stop the nose from bleeding, then what do you use?"
Ellis K, "Hot water."
Teacher, (after lesson on snow), "As we walk out on a cold winter day, and look around, what do we see on every hand?"
100 years ago (1904)
The carpenter's union will give a dancing party tomorrow night in Trades and Labor Hall. Ticket, including a lunch, will be sold for 25 cents.
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