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Area Golf News: Thelen heats up at Legacy
David Winkelman posted a 10-1 victory helping Thelen Heating defeat NextHome Horizons 35.5-8.5 May 18 to move into third place in the men's league standings at Cragun's Legacy Courses. Thelen trails Von Hanson's Meats, which lost to .925 Silver 23.5-20.5, but still holds a two-point...
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May 20, 2017
Cote Family Companies second-generation owner Bob Cote dies at 82
TUCSON, Ariz.—Robert Thorpe "Bob" Cote, a gregarious cowboy and second-generation owner of Tanque Verde Ranch, a property owned by Cote...
May 20, 2017 - 9:00am
May 16, 2017
Area Golf News: Von Hanson's Meats takes men's league lead
Thanks to a 38.5 to 5.5 skewering of NextHome Horizons May 11, Von Hanson's Meats overtook Shep's on 6th for the men's league lead at Cragun's Legacy Courses. Shep's defeated Mid-Minnesota FCU 29.5-14.5, but now trails Von Hanson's by five points heading into Week 3. Tim Johnson,...
May 16, 2017 - 5:29pm
May 10, 2017
Area Golf: Israelson, Stone honored
Augustana junior and former Staples-Motley High School graduate Emily Israelson was named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Women's...
May 10, 2017 - 3:40pm
May 3, 2017
Area Golf News: Heslop lands in Hall of Fame
Pine River-Backus golf coach Steve Heslop was named a member of the 2017 Hall of Fame class by The Minnesota High School Golf Coaches Association....
May 3, 2017 - 12:28pm
April 26, 2017
Area Golf News: Luncheon scheduled for Breezy Point women
The Breezy Point Resort women's league will host a spring luncheon 11:30 a.m. May 11 at Billy's in Breezy Point This will be the kickoff to the 2017 nine-hole women's season. Cost of the luncheon is $12 and league dues are $30, which include game of the day. League is played 10 a.m....
April 26, 2017 - 2:40am
April 16, 2017
Area Golf: Early spring has course owners excited
Whitefish Golf Club was killing it last spring until another wind storm and heavy July rains eroded the tee sheet. Still it was a successful...
April 16, 2017 - 5:00am
April 8, 2017
YMCA Charity Ball
Photos and video from the annual YMCA Charity Ball held at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch—for more photos...
April 8, 2017 - 11:07am
March 30, 2017
Area Golf: The season has begun
Masters week in Augusta usually drives the Minnesota golfer into a frenzy. More often than not, frost is still lodged in the ground, while Azaleas bloom bright for the first golf major of the season April 6-9. Temperatures are uncooperative for lakes area players to sneak in a round...
March 30, 2017 - 11:40pm
March 21, 2017
Nisswa seeks resident input on comp plan
NISSWA—As the city of Nisswa creates their updated comprehensive plan, officials are interested in gathering input from local residents and business owners. The Nisswa community visioning session is one of the tools they are using to collect this information. The visioning session...
March 21, 2017 - 6:00am
January 30, 2017
Extravaganza Fishing Contest: Spectators make fishing contest a tradition too
HOLE-IN-THE-DAY BAY—"It's just amazing to me," Jill Katz said as she looked out over the expanse of anglers at the 27th annual Brainerd...
January 30, 2017 - 12:14pm
October 18, 2016
Area Golf News: Holes in one
Holes-in-one Cierra Waverek, East Gull Lake, aced the 130-yard eighth hole of Madden's Pine Beach East using a 7-iron. Pete Pakler, Stillwater, aced the 172-yard 13th hole of Madden's Pine Beach East Oct. 16 using a 5-iron. Greg Thompson, Rochester, aced the 140-yard fourth hole of...
October 18, 2016 - 9:36pm
Reader Opinion: Nisswa Guides League
On behalf of the Nisswa Guides League we would like to thank Fred Boos and the Grand View Lodge for hosting a fabulous reunion supper for members of the league and their family and friends at Grand View Lodge. Grand View Lodge has been a wonderful business partner since Marv Koep...
October 18, 2016 - 9:33pm
October 14, 2016
Legendary fishing guides reunite
The Norway Center at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa was abuzz with fish stories and laughter Sunday, Oct. 9. What else would you expect when 20 current...
October 14, 2016 - 8:24pm
September 27, 2016
Area Golf News: Holland, Carter shine in shootout
Brad Holland and Shawn Carter shot 72 to claim the gross championship and Jeff Browne-Harry Merickel posted a 62.45 for the net title in the Classic 6-6-6 Shootout Sunday at The Classic at Madden's. Adam Pogue and Nick Christenson shot a 1-over 73 for second in the gross division...
September 27, 2016 - 9:27pm