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They were at the playground. Then everything changed: After a fleeing driver veered into a Minneapolis park, the Peltiers have known pain, anger and hope
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Whalen rallies Lynx to win in her final regular-season game
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Snedeker holds on for second Wyndham title
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What's Up Outdoors: A weekend to look forward to
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Connecting the trails in Beltrami forest
Fishing: Teenage brothers winning tournaments, launch successful business
DNR invites public to attend deer open houses
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
A rare genetic aversion to sweets could be key to fighting obesity
Public canneries help food lovers save the season. So why are they disappearing?
'Fat-burning' foods and other scientific-sounding nutritional trickery
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This Was Brainerd
Lakes Bluegrass Festival: Get up close and personal at bluegrass workshops
Composer writes music to calm stressed-out shelter dogs
Ticket lottery offers chance to see ‘Hamilton’ for $10
The best films of the 2000s
Legendary musician, 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dead at 76
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August 3, 2018
Kindness proves the theory of relativity
If it had rained one hot July day in 2011, I would not be writing this column. If I had felt too tired by my depression to take my kids to the...
August 3, 2018 - 6:45am
July 17, 2018
'Church Basement Ladies' to hit CLC stage
Brainerd Community Theatre will present its second offering of the summer season with the musical "Church Basement Ladies" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday,...
July 17, 2018 - 6:00am
July 15, 2018
Faces: 50 years on stage - Professional, community actor now entertains in Pequot Lakes
Some people have nightmares about falling or drowning or being chased by unpleasant creatures. Rich Dreissig's greatest nightmare is a little...
July 15, 2018 - 4:00am
July 8, 2018
Faces: From children's theater to center stage, Pequot Lakes actress leads upcoming 'Bus Stop' play
The stage has always called Brianna Engels' name. "I think I was probably destined to be a performer in some way," the community theater actress...
July 8, 2018 - 5:00am
July 3, 2018
'Bus Stop' to play weeknights in Pequot Lakes
Pequot Lakes Community Theatre will present the comedy "Bus Stop" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, July 11-13, and Tuesday-Thursday, July 17-19,...
July 3, 2018 - 7:00am
May 16, 2018
'Seedfolks' production to wrap up CLC Cultural Arts Series
The Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center will conclude it 2017-18 Cultural Arts Series when the Children's Theatre Company of Minneapolis...
May 16, 2018 - 9:00am
May 13, 2018
Uncharted: Finding the community in theater
If you need a boost in your faith in humanity, join community theater. Seriously. I've contemplated auditioning for several theater productions...
May 13, 2018 - 5:00am
May 8, 2018
Fine arts banquet honors students and their art
Brainerd High School seniors had their moment in the spotlight Monday, May 7, recognized for their fine arts achievements. BHS hosted its annual...
May 8, 2018 - 6:00am
May 2, 2018
Auditions set in Pequot Lakes for 'Bus Stop'
Auditions for the Pequot Lakes Community Theater comedy "Bus Stop" are set for May 7-8. Director is Michael Sander. Auditioning actors are invited...
May 2, 2018 - 11:00am
April 13, 2018
Lake Country Faces: First-time actress hits center stage as Dorothy in 'The Wizard of Oz'
After auditioning for the "smallest roles" she could think of, Pequot Lakes High School junior Elizabeth Blaeser never expected to be in the...
April 13, 2018 - 9:00am
April 12, 2018
Grassroots Concerts welcomes back Ann Reed
NISSWA—Ann Reed returns to perform for Grassroots Concerts at 7:30 p.m. April 20 at the Live Well Night Club and Coffee Bar in Nisswa....
April 12, 2018 - 3:00pm
BHS students presents 'Grease' with 3 shows
A popular musical set in the 1950s at Rydell High School in Chicago with a love plot that dances around the characters of Danny and Sandy will...
April 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 5, 2018
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Theater brings student out of his shell
David Nibbe Grade: Senior Age: 17. Art focus: Brainerd High School theater.
March 5, 2018 - 8:00am
February 1, 2018
Lights, camera, action - Red Carpet Gala honors local actors
Glitz, glamor and goodwill filled Breezy Point Resort on Saturday, Jan. 27, as local actors and theater personnel walked the red carpet and earned...
February 1, 2018 - 7:00am
January 21, 2018
Local actors to hit the red carpet
Breezy Point Resort is rolling out the red carpet for local actors and theater personnel to celebrate the past year's productions. The Theatre...
January 21, 2018 - 3:00am