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June 16, 2017
WHS class of 1958 to meet The 1958 Washington High School class will meet 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Brick House Bread and Bagel to start planning for the 60th class reunion. VFW Friday dinner planned The VFW Friday dinner will be a chicken dinner served from 5:30 p.m. until gone Friday....
June 16, 2017 - 5:21pm
June 11, 2017
What's Doing - June 11
Kayla Griffith health benefit planned for June 17 CUYUNA—The Kayla Griffith health benefit spaghetti dinner and silent auction will be from 2-5 p.m. June 17 at the Woodtick Inn in Cuyuna. Griffith has developed a hereditary condition called Barrett's Esophagus, a precancerous...
June 11, 2017 - 7:30am
June 4, 2017
Backus Legion to host monthly breakfast The Backus American Legion Auxiliary's monthly breakfast will be served from 7:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. June 11. Cost is $7 a plate for adults and $4 for children under 7. The breakfast is served the second Sunday of the month March through October...
June 4, 2017 - 11:30am
May 28, 2017
Hoppy Horse Rodeo planned for June 10 The first annual Hoppy Horse Rodeo will be noon June 10 at Merrifield Lions Park by Branden's Cancer Crusaders. Hoppy Horses—which are rubber bouncy balls decorated like horses—are supplied for participants. Events include barrel races,...
May 28, 2017 - 7:30am
May 21, 2017
What's Doing - May 21
Crow Wing County Genealogical Society to meet Thursday The Crow Wing County Genealogical Society will meet Thursday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Family History Center, 101 Buffalo Hills Lane, Brainerd. Program: Laura Hall will speak about Genealogy Research materials...
May 21, 2017 - 6:30am
May 14, 2017
WHS class of 1967 to meet The Washington High School class of 1967 will have a luncheon/reunion meeting noon Friday at The Skillet. PEO Chapter CJ to meet PEO Chapter CJ will meet Tuesday at Prairie Bay. This is the chapter's birthday party. Luncheon will be hosted by Caren B. Two...
May 14, 2017 - 5:30am
May 8, 2017
What's Doing: Chemical Dependency
AA Brown Baggers Noon Mondays through Saturdays, 1601 Oak St., Brainerd. Open meeting. 825-3770. AA Central Lakes Local: 829-3740. AA-Focus 7 a.m. Thursdays open, St. Joseph’s Medical Center, fourth floor. AA Step Study 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, St. Alice Church, Pequot Lakes. (218)...
May 8, 2017 - 12:44pm
May 7, 2017
Sierra Hartung benefit set for May 13 BAXTER—There will be a benefit for Sierra Hartung from 4-8 p.m. May 13 at Forestview Middle School in Baxter. Money is being raised for a service dog for Hartung who has seizure activity while she sleeps. The service dog, which costs $18,000,...
May 7, 2017 - 5:30am
April 30, 2017
What's Doing - April 30
30th class reunion of BHS class of 1987 planned The Brainerd High School Class of 1987 will host a 30th class reunion from 7-10 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Gull Dam Brewery Event Center. Tickets are available online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brainerd-high-school-class-of-1987-reunion-tickets-33314804477...
April 30, 2017 - 3:20am
April 23, 2017
Phenology show planned at Northland Arboretum John Latimer, host of the Phenology Show on KAXE radio, will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. What is phenology? One definition is "the study of periodic biological phenomena, such as flowering, breeding...
April 23, 2017 - 4:10am
April 21, 2017
What's Doing: Support Groups
Adoptive Parents Support Group Meets 7-9 p.m. second Thursday, Rose Room, St. Gabriel’s Hospital, Little Falls. Kim Goff (320) 749-2727. Alzheimer’s Caregiver support group 3-4 p.m. first Tuesday, Bethany Good Samaritan, Brainerd. Samantha Adams, 828-5886. American Cancer Society...
April 21, 2017 - 2:42pm
April 15, 2017
WHS class of 1954 to meet for lunch BAXTER—The Washington High School class of 1954 will meet 11:30 a.m. Tuesday for lunch at Grizzly's. Mental Health Awareness Day planned JENKINS—The Jenkins VFW will host a Mental Health Awareness Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 22...
April 15, 2017 - 3:30am
April 8, 2017
Benefit planned for Espen Finck VERNDALE—There will be a sloppy Joe dinner and silent auction from 1-5 p.m. May 6 at Verndale Alliance Church for Espen Finck. Espen, who is 6 months old, was diagnosed with Tuberous Sclerosis Complex 2 at 7 weeks old. TSC is a rare disease with...
April 8, 2017 - 5:10am
April 2, 2017
What's Doing - April 2
Benefit for Sheyla Jensen-Boyes set for April 8 There will be a benefit for Sheyla Jensen-Boyes from 2-7 p.m. April 8 at the Brainerd VFW Post No. 1647, 309 S. Sixth St., Brainerd. Chef Mike will be serving pulled pork, chips and coleslaw for $7 per person. There will be a silent...
April 2, 2017 - 4:30am
March 25, 2017
Cuyuna Range Women's Club special program planned CROSBY—Mary Kay Hasskamp Lacy, daughter of Bob and Donna Hasskamp, is coming back to Crosby to share her inspiring, spiritual journey at 1 p.m. April 3 at the Jessie F. Hallett Memorial Library in Crosby for a special Women's...
March 25, 2017 - 6:00am