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MAY 24


20 years ago (1992)

Thomas J. Ryan, a partner in Brainerd’s oldest law firm, died Friday in Little Falls. “He was a bulldog in the courtroom,” recalled Cris Drake, a partner in the firm. “He wouldn’t back down.” Ryan became a lawyer after serving in the Air Force in the Korean War.

30 years ago (1982)

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