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Anglers are encouraged to take a kid ice fishing Jan. 19-21
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January 15, 2019
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 15
JANUARY 15 20 years ago (1999)It's official. FOX Sports will attend the Brainerd Jaycees $100,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Jan. 16, says Jaycee publicity chair Bob Slaybaugh. FOX is in Minneapolis for the Vikings-Atlanta NFL game. The Jaycees are still trying to get broadcaster...
January 15, 2019 - 3:30am
January 14, 2019
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 14
JANUARY 14 20 years ago (1999)Former county commissioner Mary Koep made a dramatic plea to the county board, asking for a public referendum on the question of jail expansion plans. Despite months of discussion, Koep said if the board was confident, it should not be afraid of public...
January 14, 2019 - 3:30am
January 13, 2019
Lake Country Faces: Runksmeier keeps Breezy Point running smoothly
Deb Runksmeier wasn't looking for a new job when she saw the posting for deputy clerk and office manager for the city of Breezy Point. The position...
January 13, 2019 - 6:00am
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 13
JANUARY 13 20 years ago (1999)The raise in first class postage rates to 33 cents caused a run on one-cent stamps at area post offices, the worst anyone can remember. Aitkin and Deerwood ran out of the one-centers, and people flocked to Crosby. Brainerd had 70,000 one-cent stamps...
January 13, 2019 - 3:30am
January 12, 2019
What's Doing - Jan. 12
Xi Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa to meet The Xi chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa will meet 4:15 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14, at the Brainerd Public Library. The program will be a presentation on the Brainerd Public Library's adult and children's programs. The altruism project for this month is...
January 12, 2019 - 3:30am
January 11, 2019
Be ready to get Back to Hack Jan. 18-20
Back to Hack will liven up the Hackensack winter scene and will feature the return of many annual favorites, including a snow sculpture contest,...
January 11, 2019 - 8:00am
This Was Brainerd - Jan.11
JANUARY 11 20 years ago (1999)For NFL players, the build-up and hype disappear with the initial kickoff. For Deerwood resident Jack Dryer, that's when the pressure starts. Dryer has been the NFL's timekeeper for Viking games for 32 years, and has worked nearly every home game...
January 11, 2019 - 3:30am
January 10, 2019
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 10
JANUARY 10 20 years ago (1999)Growing up in a log cabin that lacked electricity and running water, James Wallin was no stranger to hard work, pumping water and cutting wood for heat. This week, Wallin accepted his newest challenge when he was sworn in as Brainerd's 40th mayor....
January 10, 2019 - 3:30am
January 9, 2019
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 9
JANUARY 9 20 years ago (1999)The Warrior boys' swim team remained unbeaten after a 106-75 conference win over St. Cloud Tech. Brainerd won nine events, led by Tate Severson in the 200 free and 100 fly, Paul Fitzpatrick 50 free, Pat O'Brien 100 free, Ryan Scheeler 500 free and...
January 9, 2019 - 3:30am
January 8, 2019
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 8
JANUARY 8 20 years ago (1999)Jim Russell, Central Lakes College men's basketball coach, is serious when he tells players to attend class and keep their grades up. Russell handed three players (whom he did not identify) a one-game suspension for low grades and they did not play...
January 8, 2019 - 3:30am
January 7, 2019
Ruby's Pop-Up Pantry set for Tuesday
Ruby's Pantry Pop-Up Pantry will be Tuesday, Jan. 8, att the National Guard Armory, 1115 Wright St., Brainerd. Food distribution begins at 11 a.m. and ends at 12:30 p.m.
January 7, 2019 - 4:30am
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 7
JANUARY 7 20 years ago (1999)It was 1 - 2 - 3 for the Warrior girls hockey team. They scored one goal in the first period, two in the second and three in the third for a 6-0 victory over Alexandria. Warrior coach Chuck Whalen had been optimistic as Alex is a first-year team, as...
January 7, 2019 - 3:30am
January 6, 2019
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 6
JANUARY 6 20 years ago (1999)(Photo) Speak softly and carry a big gavel. Outgoing county board chair Gil Dewes drew laughs from all attending the opening board meeting by giving incoming chair Jim Hill a super-size gavel made from a birch log.
January 6, 2019 - 3:30am
January 5, 2019
What's Doing - Jan. 5
The Center's Morning Club to meet The Center's Morning Club will meet 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at The Center, 803 Kingwood St., Brainerd. Speaker will be Dale Parker, The Center's Board of Directors president. Coffee and doughnuts will be available for $1. For more information visit The...
January 5, 2019 - 3:30am
January 4, 2019
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 4
JANUARY 4 20 years ago (1999)New Brainerd mayor James Wallin will never be confused with new Minn. governor Jesse Ventura, though both were sworn into office on the same day. But the number of cameras wielded by family and friends as Wallin became Brainerd's 40th mayor probably...
January 4, 2019 - 3:30am