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From war in the jungles of Laos to Frogtown: Minn. dentist, business leader Kou Vang tells his story
Migrant caravan swells to more than 5,000 as group marches toward US
Crosslake forum is Tuesday at school
Trump plans to pull out of nuclear weapons pact with Russia
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Business notes - Oct. 21
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Dakota Access Pipeline expansion takes step forward
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Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
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Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
What's Up Outdoors: Mountains, and an elk hunt, are calling my name
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Let's not talk about sex, baby: Fargo locals who identify as asexual open up about the 'invisible orientation'
Give blood to help cancer patients
Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
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Care home placement agencies can be helpful
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Film crew brings cash to Backus area
Special Events - Oct. 18
Performing Arts - Oct. 18
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October 13, 2018
What's Doing - Oct. 13
Disabled American Veterans and Auxiliary to meet The monthly meeting for the DAV and DAVA Crow Wing County Chapter No. 22 will be 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, at the Brainerd VFW club. The Chapter No. 22 officers' meeting will begin at 6 p.m. Area bridge scores Jenkins VFW: Tom McGrath,...
October 13, 2018 - 3:30am
October 6, 2018
What's Doing - Oct. 6
Benefit planned for Jodi McGaffey There will be a benefit for Jodi McGaffey from 3-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at Lake Region Christian School. McGaffey, who is married to Pastor Dave McGaffey, has been diagnosed with colon cancer for the second time. Surgery was successful to remove...
October 6, 2018 - 3:30am
September 22, 2018
What's Doing - Sept. 22
Ray's Promenders to offer square dance lessons Ray's Promenaders is giving square dance lessons 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24 at the American Legion. Adults; $5 a lesson and kids under 16 are free accompanied by a parent. Call Barb at 218-825-8321. Pie social planned The Good Samaritan...
September 22, 2018 - 3:30am
September 8, 2018
What's Doing - Sept. 8
Sophie's Fundraiser set for Sept. 15 There will be a fundraiser for 6-year-old Sophie from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at Confidence Learning Center, 1620 Mary Fawcett Memorial Drive, East Gull Lake. Sophie has complex medical needs. To name just a few, Angelman Syndrome, Intractable...
September 8, 2018 - 3:30am
September 1, 2018
What's Doing - Sept. 1
Brainerd Elks Lodge breakfast The public is invited to attend the community breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday, Sept. 2, at the Brainerd Elks Lodge, 215 South Ninth St. Order from the menu. All proceeds go to support Elks programs. Brainerd Legion upcoming events The special dinner...
September 1, 2018 - 3:30am
August 25, 2018
What's Doing - Aug. 25
Brainerd Legion upcoming events Commander Rick will host a breakfast buffet 8 a.m. to noon, Sunday, Aug. 26. Cost is $9 for adults and $4 for kids. The special dinner for Friday, Aug. 31, will be broasted chicken (limited regular menu items). Walleye dinner is also available for $11....
August 25, 2018 - 3:30am
August 18, 2018
What's Doing - Aug. 18
WHS Class of 1959 to meet Save the date for the Washington High School Class of 1959 luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 5, at the Brainerd Legion. For more information, call Eloise at 218-851-1497. Nisswa Garden Club to meet NISSWA—The Nisswa Garden Club will meet Thursday, Aug. 23,...
August 18, 2018 - 3:30am
August 11, 2018
What's Doing - Aug. 11
Benefit for John Holder planned A benefit for John Holder will be from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, at the American Legion in Brainerd. Holder was diagnosed four months ago with liver and bladder cancer. He is currently undergoing his second round of chemotherapy. A surgery is slated...
August 11, 2018 - 3:30am
August 3, 2018
What's Doing - Aug. 5
Brainerd Elks Lodge breakfast planned The public is invited to attend the community breakfast 8 a.m.-noon Sunday, Aug. 5, at the Brainerd Elks Lodge, 215 S. Ninth St. Order from the menu. All proceeds go to support Elks programs. Garrison Seniors to meet GARRISON—Garrison Seniors...
August 3, 2018 - 10:28pm
July 21, 2018
What's Doing for July 21
Crow Wing County Genealogy Society to meet The Crow Wing County Genealogy Society will meet Thursday, July 26, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Center, 101 Buffalo Hills Lane, Brainerd. Program: Social hour will be 6-7 p.m. and a chance to use Family...
July 21, 2018 - 3:30am
July 7, 2018
What's Doing - July 7
Class of 1950 to meet for lunch The Class of 1950 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Friday, July 13, at the Sage on Laurel restaurant. Members and friends are encouraged to attend. Brainerd Eagles Club breakfast The Brainerd Eagles Club breakfast will be 8:30 a.m. to noon Sunday,...
July 7, 2018 - 3:30am
June 26, 2018
What's Doing - June 24
Brainerd Area Art Club to meet The Brainerd Area Art Club will meet 3:30 p.m. Thursday, June 28, at the Crossing Arts Alliance at 711 Laurel St., Brainerd. For information, contact club president Joyce Popkin at 218-820-6601. The Center's Morning Club meeting planned The Center's...
June 26, 2018 - 11:47am
June 2, 2018
What's Doing for June 2
GSS-Bethany Auxiliary to meet GSS-Bethany Auxiliary will meet 10 a.m. Thursday, June 7, in the Bethany Community Room, 804 Wright St., Brainerd. Special guests include Jessie Ernster, Operation Sandwich, and Lisa Huseth and Karyn Flesch, Bethany Social Services Department. Members...
June 2, 2018 - 3:30am
May 31, 2018
What's Doing: Support Groups
Adoptive Parents Support Group Meets 7-9 p.m. second Thursday, Rose Room, St. Gabriel’s Hospital, Little Falls. Kim Goff (320) 749-2727. Alzheimer’s Caregiver support group 3-4 p.m. first Tuesday, Bethany Good Samaritan, Brainerd. Samantha Adams, 828-5886. American Cancer Society...
May 31, 2018 - 10:41am
May 26, 2018
What's Doing for May 26
Minnesota Power and Light Western Retirees get-together set PINE RIVER—Minnesota Power and Light Western Retirees annual get-together will be June 12 at Bites Grill and Bar in Pine River. Social hour will begin 11:30 a.m. and lunch will be 12:15 p.m. Reflection and announcements...
May 26, 2018 - 3:30am