This Was Brainerd - Aug. 31
20 years ago (1994)
Unemployment in Crow Wing County in July was at its lowest rate in five years. And it was the first time in years the number drawing unemployment benefits dropped below 1,000. The county jobless rate was 3.7 percent, with the state at 3.2 percent and the nation at 6.2.
30 years ago (1984)
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