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October 18, 2018
Reader Opinion: 100 Percent for Black Lance
A 181 parent, coach and community leader, Charles Black Lance gets my vote for Brainerd School Board. I am confident in his ability to lead our educational system in a positive direction. Charles' extensive involvement in several community non-profits as well as his educational career...
October 18, 2018 - 2:30am
October 16, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board candidates talk transparency, referendum, fiscal responsibility
About 50 people packed the Washington Educational Services Building board room Monday, Oct. 15, to listen to six of the seven Brainerd School...
October 16, 2018 - 9:00am
October 15, 2018
Voter's Guide: Brainerd School District
Brainerd School Board Member (Elect 3) Matthew Avery Age: 34. Occupation: Owner of Avery Construction LLC. Public office experience: None. What...
October 15, 2018 - 4:30am
October 5, 2018
Unlimited Learning to host talk on Minnesota's Native Americans
Charles Black Lance, of Lakota/Ojibwe heritage, will discuss "Education for Minnesota's Native Americans" from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, at Heartwood Senior Living in Crosby as part of an Unlimited Learning event. Cost is $5 for non-members. Black Lance is director of the TRIO...
October 5, 2018 - 5:30am
September 28, 2018
Unlimited Learning hosts talk on Minnesota's Native Americans
Charles Black Lance of Lakota/Ojibwe heritage will discuss "Education for Minnesota's Native Americans" from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Oct. 9 at Heartwood Senior Living in Crosby, as part of an Unlimited Learning event. Cost is $5 for non-members. Black Lance is the director of the TRIO Student...
September 28, 2018 - 2:30pm
August 6, 2018
4 candidates up for Brainerd School Board
Two more candidates are on the ballot for the Brainerd School Board, bringing the grand total up to four, as of Friday, Aug. 3. Three spots are...
August 6, 2018 - 4:00am
April 21, 2018
CLC hosts joint community pow wow
Dancing in a pow wow isn't a skill that one necessarily practices or studies—it's absorbed through experience, expressed through individualistic...
April 21, 2018 - 6:00am
February 13, 2018
Brainerd School Board: District pushes for better American Indian education
The Brainerd School District is moving forward with the Native American Education Program for 2017-18, embarking on an initiative to better meet...
February 13, 2018 - 8:00am
October 4, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners update on county economic development efforts
WALKER — Mike Paulus gave the county board a report Tuesday on what Cass County Economic Development has accomplished in the last year...
October 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 30, 2017
CLC program receives 3 grants
The Central Lakes College Upward Bound program recently received three grants totaling $3.86 million over five years. Two grants, the Mille Lacs County Upward Bound grant and the Todd County Upward Bound grant, are renewals of current grants. New is a Crow Wing County Upward Bound...
July 30, 2017 - 10:30am
May 8, 2017
Harrison: Coming together for a community school
Harrison Elementary School, built in 1938, has its faults, like its lack of space and handicap accessibility. But community members who live...
May 8, 2017 - 12:43pm
November 9, 2016
Brainerd School Board: Final results reported
Final results were available Wednesday in the race for three seats on the Brainerd School Board. With all 39 precincts reporting, incumbent Bob...
November 9, 2016 - 9:37pm
School Board: 3 incumbents return to board
All three incumbents on the Brainerd School Board are returning to fill their seats following Tuesday's election. At midnight, with 27 of 39...
November 9, 2016 - 1:02am
November 3, 2016
Reader Opinion: Vote Black Lance
Charles Black Lance is the most qualified person to run for the school board. As someone that is always working toward student success in area high schools and has kids in the district, Charles will show nothing but integrity and honesty working for your kids and the district. Charles...
November 3, 2016 - 9:34pm
Reader Opinion: Black Lance for school board
As the wife of school board candidate Charles Black Lance, I wanted to share some important attributes that make him the best candidate for the Brainerd School Board. • He is an active and engaged father. From coaching football and softball, volunteering at school and church, and...
November 3, 2016 - 9:00pm