This was Brainerd - Oct. 12
20 years ago (1992)
Silence fell over much of the city of Brainerd for a time on Monday when telephone service malfunctioned. It was caused by an electronic problem at the U.S. West office and suspended work at many businesses for about 30 minutes.
30 years ago (1982)
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help you.