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June 16, 2017
Removal of gravesite decorations at Evergreen and Memorial Gardens Cemeteries starts Monday
Removal of artificial flowers and items placed in the ground will begin in the morning Monday at Evergreen and Memorial Gardens cemeteries. Updated regulations for grave decorations have been posted at the vehicle entry gates for Evergreen and Memorial Gardens Cemeteries. Visit www.evergreencemeterybrainerd.com...
June 16, 2017 - 9:12pm
May 30, 2017
Brainerd Memorial Day ceremony draws large crowd
The audience numbered in the hundreds as people gathered in Evergreen Cemetery Monday to honor the lives of fallen soldiers for Memorial Day....
May 30, 2017 - 4:00am
May 28, 2017
Memorial Day round-up
Area communities will host the following Memorial Day services: Brainerd The Brainerd Memorial Day ceremonies begin 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Laurel Street bridge, where a wreath honoring those veterans lost at sea will be tossed into the Mississippi River. A prayer will be given by...
May 28, 2017 - 6:55am
May 26, 2017
Cemetery gates hours to be extended
Cemetery gates will be open longer hours for easy access to gravesites at Evergreen and Memorial Gardens Cemeteries during Memorial Day weekend. All drive-in gates will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. Sunday. On Monday after the Memorial...
May 26, 2017 - 11:00am
Memorial Day round-up
Area communities will host the following Memorial Day services: Brainerd The Brainerd Memorial Day ceremonies will begin 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Laurel Street bridge, where a wreath honoring those veterans lost at sea will be tossed into the Mississippi River. A prayer will be given...
May 26, 2017 - 5:30am
November 1, 2016
A Long and Winding Road
A cyclist pedals along a dirt road Tuesday near Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd. Outdoor activities were made easier with the mild temperatures....
November 1, 2016 - 9:28pm
June 21, 2016
Evergreen Cemetery Walk: Death becomes an equalizer
"What I've come to appreciate is that death is an equalizer." The statement made by Duane Blanck set the stage for the tour he was providing...
June 21, 2016 - 9:22am
May 30, 2016
Honoring those who sacrificed all
The sun was shining brightly Monday morning as civilians and veterans alike gathered at Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd for the Brainerd Memorial...
May 30, 2016 - 6:34pm
May 26, 2016
Evergreen Cemetery weekend hours announced
Drive-in gate hours at Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday. Monday hours for the Third Avenue Gate will be from noon to 8 p.m. Removal of artificial flowers or items in or on the ground begins after June...
May 26, 2016 - 8:01pm
April 3, 2016
Looking forward to the past
The only thing that's not historic about Brainerd History Week is the fact the celebration is only three years old. The third annual Brainerd...
April 3, 2016 - 7:19pm
August 23, 2015
Evergreen Cemetery Association holds annual meeting
Evergreen Cemetery Association, Brainerd, recently held its annual meeting and election with the re-election to the board of John Boeder and...
August 23, 2015 - 9:40pm
June 16, 2015
Evergreen Cemetery Board Member Duane Blanck leads one of the historical walking tours Tuesday of Evergreen Cemetery. This year's tour traces...
June 16, 2015 - 9:00pm
June 12, 2015
Tiptoe through the tombstones
Nearly two decades ago, Brainerd-born John Van Essen began to wonder what led his forebears to settle in a railroad town along the banks of the...
June 12, 2015 - 4:39pm
June 10, 2015
Brainerd History Week events planned
All Brainerd History Week events are open to the public and will take place rain or shine. Sunday, June 14 - Railroad Day • Noon-4 p.m., hourly: Tours of the Northern Pacific Railroad shops, 1511 Northern Pacific Road. The tours will include visits to sections of the clock tower,...
June 10, 2015 - 7:16pm
June 3, 2015
Repeat historical cemetery walk planned
Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd will conduct a repeat of last year's history walk at 10:30 a.m. Saturday starting and ending at the First Avenue Gate on H Street with parking recommended on those streets. The First Avenue Gate and the office will be closed during this event. Bring...
June 3, 2015 - 6:26pm