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September 9, 2018
Cultural study done at Crosslake Log Village - No Native American artifacts found
A cultural study was done recently at the Historic Log Village in Crosslake. Susan Mulholland, principal investigator from the Duluth Archaeology...
September 9, 2018 - 4:00am
September 8, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Doing business with a highway bypass
After nearly a full year with no major road construction and the four-lane Highway 371 bypass fully open, some Pequot Lakes businesses say people...
September 8, 2018 - 4:00am
September 7, 2018
Gift of Music event set Sunday at St. Christopher's Church
St. Christopher's Catholic Church in Nisswa will host its annual Gift of Music Concert on Sunday, Sept. 9, at the church. Social with wine, hors d'oeuvres and a silent auction will begin at 4:30 p.m., followed by a Lake Wobegon indoor picnic dinner at 5:30 p.m. and the music program...
September 7, 2018 - 2:30pm
September 6, 2018
Enthusiasm abounds on first day
Relentless rain didn't appear to dampen the enthusiasm of area students as they began the school year Tuesday, Sept. 4. At Crosslake Community...
September 6, 2018 - 11:04am
September 5, 2018
Progress: Dogs go full tilt at Full Tilt Agility Training: Canines come excited, leave exhausted
They jump amazing lengths. They scurry through collapsible tunnels. They bark when they are excited. They listen to their handlers' commands....
September 5, 2018 - 8:36am
Nisswa Christmas Home Tour tickets on sale
Tickets are on sale for the annual Nisswa Christmas Home Tour scheduled Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 18-20, to benefit the Lakes Area Food Shelf. Buffalo Plaid, The Green Porch and The Woodland Meadow - stores in downtown Nisswa - will decorate an area home for the holiday season for participants...
September 5, 2018 - 6:30am
Human trafficking education workshop set in Emily
The United Methodist Church of Emily will host a human trafficking education workshop from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, led by Kate LePage of Lutheran Social Services. This is another in a series of Emily area community educational events. The public is invited to this free event....
September 5, 2018 - 5:30am
September 2, 2018
Blood drives scheduled in area communities
During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month this September, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood to support kids, teens and young adults with cancer, as well as others in need of transfusions. According to the National Cancer Institute, more than 15,000 children...
September 2, 2018 - 9:30am
Monarch butterfly emerges from cocoon
Pequot Lakes resident Geri Seaberg had volunteer milkweed growing in her garden and discovered a couple monarch caterpillars. She took a small...
September 2, 2018 - 6:00am
August 31, 2018
Crosslake School opens new facility
When the new school year begins Tuesday, Sept. 4, at Crosslake Community School, it will do so in a brand new, $7.3 million facility located...
August 31, 2018 - 4:00am
August 30, 2018
Erickson to speak on 'Election System and Security'
The League of Women Voters of the Brainerd Lakes Area is hosting an event Sept. 13 titled "Election System and Security" at The Skillet Restaurant...
August 30, 2018 - 11:30am
Back to class: Area schools will be in session after Labor Day
Diligent students will hit the books in area school districts when school resumes next week. Following is information for the Pequot Lakes and...
August 30, 2018 - 4:00am
August 29, 2018
Tea at the Station features new prize
Heritage Group North will host the sixth annual Tea at the Station from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, at the Historic Pine River Depot with the...
August 29, 2018 - 6:00am
Grief Support Group to meet in Brainerd
Adults who are grieving the death of a loved one are welcome and encouraged to participate in the Grief Support Group. This supportive and caring...
August 29, 2018 - 5:30am
August 28, 2018
Community meeting to address fire tower set Sept. 5
In anticipation of the transfer of ownership of the Pequot Lakes fire tower to Crow Wing County, Paul Thiede, county board chairman, will convene...
August 28, 2018 - 6:00am