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    This Was Brainerd- July 28

    JULY 28 20 years ago (1994) Why does the Brainerd-Crow Wing County Airport need a new runway? Because the FAA says the nearby landfill attracts birds, an aviation hazard. The local share to build a new runway would be $2 to 3 million. Cost to relocate the ...

    This Was Brainerd-July 27

    JULY 27 20 years ago (1994) Morris Communications of Augusta, Georgia, will be the new parent company of the Brainerd Dispatch. Morris has signed an agreement to purchase all stock of Stauffer Communications of Topeka, Kansas, which has owned the Dispatch ...

    This Was Brainerd-July 25

    JULY 25 20 years ago (1994) Nate Thiesse of Brainerd registered his third Wissota Super Stock feature win of the year at Viking Speedway in Alexandria. He started the 20-lap race in the fifth row but took the lead with two laps to go. Thiesse moved into a ...

    This Was Brainerd-July 24

    JULY 24 20 years ago (1994) Sandy Smith still has aspirations of playing the the NHL. But for now, the 1986 Brainerd High School graduate is content to sign a two-year contract with the Detroit Vipers of the International Hockey League. He retains an opti ...

    This Was Brainerd-July 21

    JULY 21 20 years ago (1994) It's hard to imagine what more Barb Grove could do for economic development on the Cuyuna Range. After 10 years of impressive job and economic diversity growth, Grove is resigning as exec. director of CREDI to devote more ...

    This Was Brainerd: July 20

    JULY 20 20 years ago (1994) Sen. Don Samuelson of Brainerd filed as a DFL candidate for governor today and announced state Sen. Paula Hanson of Ham Lake was his running mate. "She represents a metro district, so there's a balance of metro and no ...

    This Was Brainerd: July 18

    JULY 18 20 years ago (1994) A Nisswa couple and the government are at odds over custody of a crow and how the bird's fate will be decided. Don and Chris Geisler raised the crow from a chick and took it to a vet when the 8-week-old bird had a broken l ...

    This Was Brainerd: July 18

    JULY 18 20 years ago (1994) A Nisswa couple and the government are at odds over custody of a crow and how the bird's fate will be decided. Don and Chris Geisler raised the crow from a chick and took it to a vet when the 8-week-old bird had a broken l ...

    This Was Brainerd: July 17

    JULY 17 20 years ago (1994) Al Holmes isn't stepping down as head football coach at Brainerd Community College, he's stepping to the side. Holmes announced he will become an assistant coach, while Dennis Eastman, currently his offensive coordina ...

    This Was Brainerd- July 16

    JULY 16 20 years ago (1994) A 20/20 Sound employee was robbed last night while making a deposit at Brainerd National Bank in Baxter. Melissa Magnan was approached by a man wearing a multi- colored ski mask who pushed her to the ground and grabbed the bank ...

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