A 46-year-old Nisswa man was seriously injured Sunday, Oct. 21, when he lost control of the vehicle he was driving and went down a steep embankment in south Brainerd. The Brainerd police and fire departments were called about 8 p.m. to a single-vehicle crash involving a vehicle that had ran off the roadway from South Fifth Street, south of Quince Street near the Brainerd High School.
Building resiliency is an important step in improving health and wellness in our community. Having an attitude of gratitude and focusing on the positive things in life can help to build your resiliency for when the going gets tough. Crow Wing Energized is spreading resilience and growing a positive attitude in residents of Crow Wing County to help improve overall mental health, which is also linked to physical health. Crow Wing Energized's Mental Fitness goal group has created resiliency tools to help lead this effort, each designed with a focus on building resilience:
A Brainerd women was involved in a fatal collision at about 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, involving a pedestrian on the intersection of Sherburne Avenue and County Highway 10 in Becker. According to reports by the Minnesota State Patrol, a 1997 Honda Accord operated by Anastasia Rae Mattson, 23, of Brainerd was traveling eastbound on County Highway 10 when it struck Francis Laverne Pittman, 66, of Big Lake, as he was crossing the highway. Pittman suffered fatal injuries in the crash, while Mattson was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
Nuke Crowell put up big rushing numbers and scored a touchdown as the Central Lakes Raiders closed out their regular season with a 35-7 win over Minnesota State Fergus Falls Saturday, Oct. 20 at the Findorff Athletic Complex in Brainerd. Crowell rushed 21 times for 171 yards including a 9-yard scamper in the second quarter to give the Raiders a 14-0 lead.
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.—Sydney Berg collected 50 kills, 25 digs, eight ace serves and five blocks in four games as the Central Lakes College finished 1-3 at the two-day Sleep Inn Slamfest Friday and Saturday, Oct. 19-20. Paige Wallevand added 124 set assists, 57 digs, 18 kills and seven blocks for the Raiders who opened with losses to Bismarck State (3-0), Dawson Community College (3-1) and Lake Region State College (3-2). Maggie Fellerman tallied 39 kills, 21 blocks and 24 digs for the Raiders whose victory was a 3-2 win over Williston State College.
WALKER—The Cass County Sheriff's Office 7th annual Trick-or-Treat event will be 4:30-7 p.m. Halloween night, Oct. 31, in the Cass County Sheriff's Office's east parking lot across from Dairy Queen in Walker. Sheriff Tom Burch and sheriff's staff will be on hand to visit with participants. Kids will receive a trick-or-treat bag with coloring books, safety tips and treats. In the case of rain, the event will be in the sheriff's office lobby.
Lakewood Health System, Staples Deirdra Flan and Robert Hess, Eagle Bend, a boy, Daxton Bennet, 7 pounds, 1 ounce, Oct. 5, 2018. Shari and Travis Schultz, Staples, a girl, Evie Ardelle, 8 pounds, 11 ounces, Oct. 10, 2018. Nicole Bailey and Brad Schettler, Grey Eagle, a boy, Wyatt Marvin Thomas, 7 pounds, 11 ounces, Oct. 10, 2018. Casey and Dexter Mudgett, Baxter, a girl, Brekkyn Graye, 8 pounds, 5 ounces, Oct. 10, 2018. Megan Vroman and Jason Gage, Brainerd, a girl, McKinley Rose, 9 pounds, 1 ounce, Oct. 11, 2018.
Pool Women's Country League OCT. 17 Pit Stop -10, Jr's Junction -6 O'Neary's Cue T's -12, Green Lantern I -4 O'Neary's Chicks -12, Green Lantern II -4 St Mathias Bar - 9, Oak Lawn Tavern -7 STANDINGS 1. St Mathias Bar- 34 2. Oak Lawn -30 3. Pit Stop -29 4. O'Neary's Cue T's -29 5. O'Neary's Chicks -23 6. Green Lantern I - 22 7. Jr's Junction -14 8. Green Lantern II -11
CLC to host Business After Hours Central Lakes College is hosting the Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce's Business After Hours networking event from 4:30-6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, in Brainerd. Guests may tour the liberal arts department or tech department at 4:45 p.m. Prairie Bay Grill & Catering will be serving barbecue meatballs, build you own bruschetta and a pretzel bar with refreshments.
Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department Regular Park Board Meeting Meets 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23 Brainerd City Hall Conference Room I. Call to Order II. Additions to Agenda A. Consent Calendar (NOTICE TO PUBLIC) — All matters listed are considered routine by the Board and will be enacted by one (1) motion. There will be no separate discussion of these items unless good cause is shown prior to the time the Board votes on the motion to adopt. A. Approval of the minutes of the regular meeting held September 25, 2018