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September 13, 2018
ARRIVAL: The Music of ABBA will perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 5 in Tornstrom Auditorium in Brainerd, as part of the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center 2018-19 season of events. Submitted Illustration
ABBA tribute show kicks off Cultural Arts Series Season
September 13, 2018 - 7:00am
Live Music - Sept. 13
September 13, 2018 - 5:30am
Available now: Behind the Progress Edition
September 13, 2018 - 4:30am
Visual Arts - Sept. 13
September 13, 2018 - 1:30am
September 12, 2018
Kris Vox of Hairball performs Prince at their July 3 Bayfront Festival Park concert in Duluth. Eric Sherman / Special to Forum News Serviceplay button
Hairball's use of makeup for Prince portrayal raises concerns
September 12, 2018 - 4:39pm
'60 Minutes' chief Jeff Fager leaves CBS amid harassment accusations
September 12, 2018 - 3:23pm
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Brainerd Writers Alliance to host author Hautala
September 12, 2018 - 5:30am
Dusty Heart will perform Friday, Sept. 28, in Nisswa as part of the Grassroots Concerts series. Submitted Photo
Grassroots Concerts fall lineup announced
September 12, 2018 - 4:00am
September 10, 2018
Leslie Moonves has been accused by six women of sexual misconduct, including harassment, assault and threatening retribution. MUST CREDIT: David Paul Morris, Bloomberg
Moonves is departing amid probe into allegations of sexual misconduct
September 10, 2018 - 8:13am
September 8, 2018
Class of 1958 graduates Connie Bachman (left) and Sharon Haynal hold one of the quilted panels, which depicts Brainerd street scenes during 1958. After learning how to quilt and after two years of work by Bachman and some friends, the panels will be table runners for their 60th Brainerd High School class reunion Sunday, Sept. 9. (Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video
1958 reunion inspires Connie Bachman
September 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 7, 2018
Miss Kansas Hannah Leigh Klaassen hugs a supporter.  Washington Post photo by Amy Argetsinger
Stripped of bikinis, Miss America teeters on
September 7, 2018 - 8:22pm
On a warm late summer afternoon, Sally Malloy, 89, (left) plays the accordion Thursday, Sept. 6, while Dick Holsapple, Butch Hines, Harley Niles, Jim Fultc, Marvin Amundson and Don Vogt play on the lawn at The Center in Brainerd. Every Thursday from 11:30 to 2:30, musicians gather and play for anyone who wants to listen. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video
Open Air Music at The Center
September 7, 2018 - 4:00pm
A jewel laden robe donning, Cher is lowered onto the Fargodome stage Saturday, August 7, 2004, to open her Living Proof Farewell Tour concert. Darren Gibbins / The Forum
Cher bringing nationwide tour to Upper Midwest next year
September 7, 2018 - 3:28pm
September 6, 2018
Dusty Heart duo, Barbara Jean and Molly Dean, will perform first in the  2018 fall schedule of the Grassroots Concerts Series. They will take the Live Well Nightclub and Coffee Bar stage at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 28 in Nisswa. Submitted Photo
Organizers announce Grassroots Concerts Series lineup
September 6, 2018 - 6:00pm
Lakes Rodeo, a professional bull riding and barrel racing event will be 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, in the grandstands at the Crow Wing County Fairgrounds in Brainerd. Photo Credit / Aspen Country Media
Entertainment Briefs - Sept. 6
September 6, 2018 - 5:00pm