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This Was Brainerd - July 21
Students compete in robotics camp at CLC
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Fiber arts exhibit celebrates 'web of connection'
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July 18, 2017
What's Doing - July 16
WHS class of 1965 to meet Washington High School class of 1965 will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Monday at Ernie's on Gull Lake. Disabled American Veterans to meet The monthly meeting for the DAV, Crow Wing County Chapter No. 22, will be 7 p.m. Thursday at the Brainerd VFW Club. C-I...
July 18, 2017 - 3:15pm
July 9, 2017
What's Doing for July 9
Mission Fire Fair fundraiser set for July 15 The 30th annual Mission Fire Fair will be 11:30 a.m. July 15 at Mission Park, located 7 miles north of Merrifield on County Road 3, one mile east on Mission Park Drive. There will be face painting, games, fire department demonstrations,...
July 9, 2017 - 9:30am
July 5, 2017
What's Doing - July 2
Center Morning Club to meet The Center Morning Club meets each Wednesday morning from 9:30-10:30 a.m. A speaker program is scheduled each week on various subjects of interest to the community. All members of The Center, men and women, are invited to become part of the group. Coffee...
July 5, 2017 - 5:13pm
June 29, 2017
What's Doing - June 25
Alpha Chapter No. 23 Order of the Eastern Star Alpha Chapter No. 23 OES will meet 5:30 p.m. Monday at Northwind Grille for supper. Program will be Margaret Burton's 100th birthday at 7 p.m. at the Masonic Center, 205 1/2 S. Sixth St., Brainerd. Dress is formal. Treats will be served...
June 29, 2017 - 9:37pm
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 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 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