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This was Brainerd - Jan. 8

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20 years ago (1994)

Although the mercury has plummeted below zero, for many area residents the temperature is over 100. The flu season has hit Brainerd. Schools are reporting record absenteeism and St. Joseph’s Hospital is full to overflowing for the first time in years.


30 years ago (1984)

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