20 years ago (1984)
A scholarship has been established by the Brainerd Sports Boosters Club for a Brainerd High School senior athlete who will be attending Brainerd Community College.
30 years ago (1974)
The Nisswa City Council at its December meeting approved final plats for two housing developments Edgewood Estates and Forest Hills.
40 years ago (1964)
Supermarket specials: U.S. Commercial round steak - 69 lb., Golden ripe bananas - 2 lbs. 25.
60 years ago (1944)
An appeal for tin cans for war salvage was made to all housewives of the Brainerd area.
80 years ago (1924)
High School Branonian. Brainless bits: R.B. (In Ancient History): "The Roman Army of Hannibal's beat the Roman Army, but I don't know what the score was.
100 years ago (1904)
"Ketchum went to a dinner one night," the tale runs, "and sat next to a lovely lady who tried to make him comfortable. There was some fruit on the table and she asked him, "Do you like bananas?"
"No, Ketchum replied, "I never wear them, I stick to the old fashioned nightshirt."
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