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July 19, 2017
Area Golf News: Reichert Bus pulling away from field
Reichert Bus built a 14.5-point lead in the men's league standings thanks to a 30-14 victory over People's Security Thursday at Cragun's Legacy Courses. Mike Toensing collected nine points for Reichert, which leads second-place Team Legacy after it defeated .925 Silver 24.5-19.5....
July 19, 2017 - 6:30am
July 12, 2017
Area Golf News: Stone places 3rd
Alex Stone of Crosswoods Golf Course shot rounds of 73-74 for a third-place 147 at the 72nd Minnesota State Junior Girls Championship Monday and Tuesday at Legacy Golf in Faribault. The recent Pequot Lakes High School graduate finished four shots behind eventual winner Sophia Yoemans...
July 12, 2017 - 11:30am
July 5, 2017
Area Golf News: Reichert seizes second-half lead
Reichert Bus steered its way to the lead during the first week of the second half in the men's league at Cragun's Legacy Course. Reichert scored a 34-10 victory over Mid-Minnesota Federal. Riverwood Bank is in second place following a 32-12 win over NextHome Horizons. First-half champion...
July 5, 2017 - 10:30am
June 28, 2017
Area Golf News: Von Hanson's captures first-half title at Cragun's
Von Hanson's Meats overtook Shep's on 6th to capture the first-half title in the men's league at Cragun's Legacy Courses. Von Hanson's, which trailed Shep's by 5.5 points entering the final round of the first half June 22, scored a 31-13 victory over American National Bank to catapult...
June 28, 2017 - 11:30am
June 20, 2017
Area Golf News: Shep's stays in top spot
Shep's on 6th remained in first place in the men's league at Cragun's Legacy Courses despite a 26.5-17.5 loss to .925 Silver June 15. Second-place Von Hanson's Meats trails Shep's by 5.5 points following a 32.5-11.5 win over Sultans of Swing. Edward Jones moved back into third place...
June 20, 2017 - 8:39pm
June 16, 2017
Special Events - June 15
AITKIN Art events Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center; Coloring Club, 1-3 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month. More information on classes available at www.jaquesart.com or 218-927-2363. BAXTER Lakes Jam Lakes Jam, June 22-24, Brainerd International...
June 16, 2017 - 10:30am
June 13, 2017
Area Golf News: Shep's lengthens league lead at Cragun's
Shep's on 6th scored a 39-5 win over NextHome Horizons to remain in the top spot in the Legacy Men's League at Cragun's Legacy Courses June 1. Shep's increased its lead 20.5 points over second-place Von Hanson's Meats which registered a 27-17 victory over Randall State Bank. Thelen...
June 13, 2017 - 7:14pm
June 11, 2017
Registration open for Lions' Scholarship Golf Tournament
Registration is open for the Bay Lake Area Lions Scholarship Golf Tournament July 17 at Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge. Ten Crosby-Ironton and Aitkin graduating seniors won $1,000 scholarships this year from proceeds raised through the tournament. Money raised this year will go toward next...
June 11, 2017 - 10:05pm
June 8, 2017
Entertainment Briefs - June 8
Lorna Landvik to appear in Wadena WADENA—Author Lorna Landvik will appear at 11 a.m. Saturday as the June guest author at Book Ends, the...
June 8, 2017 - 11:30am
May 31, 2017
Area Golf News: Rykals round up parent/child tourney
Jason and Jordan Rykal shot a 63 to win the 11th annual Madden's Memorial Day Parent/Child tournament May 27 on the Pine Beach East Course. The...
May 31, 2017 - 1:00pm
May 27, 2017
The busy season begins
The summer travel season is shaping up to be a good one for the state's tourism industry, the office of tourism reported after testing the waters...
May 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 24, 2017
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...
May 24, 2017 - 6:30am
May 18, 2017
Special Events - May 18
AITKIN Art events Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center; Coloring Club, 1-3 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month. More information on classes available at www.jaquesart.com or 218-927-2363. BRAINERD 'Work of Art' workshop series The Brainerd...
May 18, 2017 - 7:59pm
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 11, 2017
Entertainment Briefs - May 11
Emily author's book to be released Emily resident Jill Anderson's first women's fiction novel titled "To-Hell-And-Back Club" will debut Tuesday....
May 11, 2017 - 10:00am