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July 10, 2018
Super Bowl committee hands out additional funds to Minn. communities
MINNEAPOLIS—The final grants, coming from the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee's legacy fund of almost $77,000, were awarded to 52 organizations....
July 10, 2018 - 11:18am
July 8, 2018
Faith in Action new volunteer training is July 10
Neighborly volunteers are needed to help seniors, the disabled and people in need throughout Cass County with transportation, home meal delivery, visiting and respite, light homemaking, basic home repair and chores, including ramp building, through Faith in Action for Cass County's...
July 8, 2018 - 5:30am
June 17, 2018
Waiting for a Mentor: 'Happy-go-lucky' boy seeks mentor
Do you know how to play baseball? Are you into woodworking? Do you like to eat? Well, 8-year-old Tate is into all three! He would like a potential mentor to know he "likes to do a lot of stuff, is nice and friendly." Tate is a sweet and happy-go-lucky boy interested in climbing trees...
June 17, 2018 - 4:45pm
June 11, 2018
Cass County Faith in Action kicks off fundraiser raffle
Raffle tickets are available at local businesses for the 12th annual Faith in Action for Cass County fundraiser raffle. Grand prize is a 2018...
June 11, 2018 - 9:07am
Community Action donates planters to Pequot Lakes
Community Action of Pequot Lakes donated bobber flower planters to the city of Pequot Lakes. "This has been in the works for over a year," said...
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
June 6, 2018
Como Park Zoo to break ground on new $20M home for sea lions, seals
ST PAUL—Sparky the Sea Lion, a staple of the Como Park Zoo in St. Paul, will have a new home come fall 2019. The Como Park Zoo will break...
June 6, 2018 - 6:40pm
April 19, 2018
Morrison County Food Shelf receives donation after bagging contest
The Morrison County Food Shelf received a $1,000 donation on behalf of Rep. Ron Kresha, R-Little Falls, who won the second annual Minnesota Grocers...
April 19, 2018 - 4:30am
April 16, 2018
Waiting for a mentor: Boy missing family seeks fishing buddy
Change can be difficult, especially when you have to leave people and places you love. Carter is a 10-year-old boy who moved to the Brainerd area this year. The transition has been difficult for him, mainly because he had to leave his grandpa and uncle who he loves very much. Carter...
April 16, 2018 - 10:30am
April 3, 2018
Kinship Partners hosts annual Purses for Partners fundraiser
NISSWA—Kinship Partners will host its annual Purses for Partners fundraiser on April 21 at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Purses for Partners is a spring luncheon for women and girls that will include both a silent and live auction consisting of purses, fashion accessories, spa...
April 3, 2018 - 12:30pm
April 2, 2018
In memory of a friend: Nonprofit to keep light on for mental health awareness
Brainerd High School sophomore Jake Haapajoki was known to always have a smile on his face. He was always joking around, smiling and laughing,...
April 2, 2018 - 10:19am
March 19, 2018
Waiting for a mentor: Playful 12-year-old boy seeks family for outdoor fun
Gary is a 12-year-old boy who likes playing video games, playing in gym, playing on the spider web at recess—well, Gary just likes to play! Gary is in the Scouts and also rides horse. He is a good-natured little guy with a lot of love to give. Gary would like to be a dentist...
March 19, 2018 - 5:30am
February 3, 2018
United Way to host 2018-2020 Grant Cycle meeting
Nonprofit organizations looking to be considered for financial support through United Way of Crow Wing and Cass Counties are encouraged to attend an upcoming informational meeting at noon Wednesday in the CTC Room at the Brainerd Lakes Chamber. This meeting is critical for those interested...
February 3, 2018 - 4:30am
January 23, 2018
Day of Caring raises $51,000 for Brainerd Salvation Army
BAXTER—Mills Fleet Farm Monday presented the Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army with a gift of $20,000. The gift represents $20,000 worth of...
January 23, 2018 - 9:00am
Applicants sought for Aitkin Habitat for Humanity home
AITKIN—Soon it will be spring and the Habitat for Humanity home in Aitkin will be under construction. This new home will be built on a...
January 23, 2018 - 8:00am
January 18, 2018
Charlier joins United Way Board
Central Lakes College President Hara Charlier was recently appointed to the United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Cass Counties Board of Directors....
January 18, 2018 - 9:00am