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Swiss top Canada to take curling bronze medal
Germany stuns Canada to make first hockey final, face Russians for gold
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Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
2017 fish, game and trapping licenses expire Feb. 28
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - Feb. 21, 2018
Taking the classroom to the lake
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
Mushrooms are turning up in coffee, chocolate, even beauty 'dusts.' How come?
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
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'And Then There Were None' still showing in Pequot Lakes
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February 16, 2018
'To Kill A Mockingbird' to come to Broadway, with Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch, adapted by Aaron Sorkin
NEW YORK - Harper Lee is traveling to Broadway, and Aaron Sorkin is providing the vehicle. The late author's seminal American novel, "To Kill...
February 16, 2018 - 10:37am
'Black Panther' will break box-office records. But could it change the movie business?
LOS ANGELES - "Black Panther," Marvel's African-oriented comic book adaptation, is shaping up to be the most successful movie at the box office...
February 16, 2018 - 8:09am
Brainerd Lakes Curling Club reaps reward of public spotlight
Curling is king in Brainerd and on TV—at least for the moment—while the Brainerd Lakes Curling Club plays host to a national championship...
February 16, 2018 - 4:00am
February 15, 2018
Smashing Pumpkins to visit SD, Minn. in first tour in 20 years
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- Alternative rock pioneers The Smashing Pumpkins are coming to South Dakota and Minnesota in August. It’s been more than 20 years since the group has been on tour.
February 15, 2018 - 9:39pm
Jason Mraz to perform at Minnesota State Fair
Jason Mraz is bringing his Good Vibes tour Aug. 28 to the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand. Tickets are $49 and $39 and go on sale at 10 a.m....
February 15, 2018 - 4:00pm
Special Events - Feb. 15
AITKIN Art events Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center. This Saturday, students will design an art piece using their name. More information available at www.jaquesart.com or 218-927-2363. BRAINERD Author Talks Brainerd Writers Alliance author...
February 15, 2018 - 2:30pm
Entertainment Briefs - Feb. 15
Folk dancing set Wednesday International Folk Dancing will be 7 p.m. Wednesday in Room 228 at Franklin Art Center in Brainerd. The New Piney Woods Folk Dance Club is a nonprofit organization that meets once a month to enjoy the music and dance of many countries around the world. The...
February 15, 2018 - 12:30pm
Visual Arts - Feb. 15
AITKIN Jaques Art Center 121 Second St. NW Francis Lee Jaques exhibit ends Saturday. BAXTER Chameleon Café 18196 Highway 371 Crosby artist Nora Novotny's work is on display at the Baxter cafe and the Holy Yoga studio in Crosby. BRAINERD Brainerd Public Library 416 S. Fifth St. Brainerd...
February 15, 2018 - 11:30am
Holy Heck! It's the Holy Rocka Rollaz!
Minnesota's own Holy Rocka Rollaz is expected to bring back the sound, the look, the memories and nostalgia of one of America's most treasured...
February 15, 2018 - 8:00am
Performing Arts - Feb. 15
BRAINERD 'Five Women' Brainerd Community Theatre's "Five Women Wearing the Same Dress," 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22-24 and March 1-2, with a 2 p.m. matinee March 3, Dryden Theatre at CLC. Tickets are available online at www.clcperformingarts.com or from the CLC Box Office at 218-855-8199. Holy...
February 15, 2018 - 6:30am
Live Music - Feb. 15-23
For week of Feb. 15-23; bands perform 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BRAINERD Eagles Club 124 Front St. Don Turcotte and The DuChane Bros, 7-11 p.m. Friday; $5 for all dances for non-Eagle members. Roundhouse Brewery 1551 Northern Pacific Road Andy Fischer,...
February 15, 2018 - 4:30am
February 14, 2018
NFL Draft to air on FOX, reports say
In addition to usual coverage from ESPN and NFL Network, the 2018 NFL Draft will be televised by Fox for the first time, according to multiple...
February 14, 2018 - 7:39pm
Players play. Haters hate. And a judge judges for Taylor Swift in copyright case.
In the perpetual pop culture war between players and haters, U.S. District Judge Michael Fitzgerald of California might be expected to remain...
February 14, 2018 - 11:30am
Shynes to kick off Grassroots Concerts Feb. 23
Acoustic artist Michael Shynes will make his Grassroots Concerts debut at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, at the Live Well Night Club and Coffee Bar...
February 14, 2018 - 11:00am
Pequot Lakes Community Theatre: Actors to stage sinister 'And Then There Were None'
Pequot Lakes Community Theatre will present Agatha Christie's "And Then There Were None" Fridays-Sundays, Feb. 16-18 and 23-25, in the Pequot...
February 14, 2018 - 9:00am