Central Lakes College Raiders libero Hailey Tihlarik earned NJCAA Division III Defensive Player of the Week honors ending Saturday, Nov. 3. Tihlarik, a freshman from Onamia, racked up 5.67 digs per set and 34 total digs and the Raiders won the Region 13B championship. CLC plays in the national tournament Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 8-10, at Rochester.
In accordance with a proclamation issued today by President Donald Trump, Gov. Mark Dayton directed all United States flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the state of Minnesota. As directed by the president's proclamation, flags will be flown at half-staff beginning immediately, until sunset Saturday, Nov. 10, as a mark of respect for the victims of the act of violence Wednesday, Nov. 7, in Thousand Oaks, Calif. "The victims and their families deserve our honor, respect and remembrance," a news release stated.
The Morrison County Sheriff's Office continues to ask for the public's assistance in the investigation of Terrence "Terry" Brisk's death on Nov. 7, 2016. The sheriff's office joined with the statewide nonprofit Crime Stoppers of Minnesota to invite the public to come forward easily and anonymously with any information, large or small, about this case, a news release stated.
BHS sells tickets for Madrigal Dinner Brainerd High School A Cappella Choir will host its annual Madrigal Dinners Nov. 29-30 and Dec. 1 at the Legacy Golf Course Clubhouse Pavilion on Highway 77, north of Brainerd. The dinner concert will encompass a full concert of Christmas music and carols, a four-course meal, a short play with a court jester and actors, recorders, beggars, carolers and costumes for 70 people.
Art events Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center. More information available at www.jaquesart.com or 218-927-2363. BRAINERD Writing sessions National Novel Writing Month writing sessions, 5-7:30 p.m. Nov. 20 and Nov. 29; and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 17. For more information, contact Laurel Hall, public services library assistant, at 218-829-5574 or firstname.lastname@example.org . Art show and sale Brainerd Art Guild show and sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday-Saturday; and Nov. 16 and Nov. 17, Rumbly Hall. Madrigal Dinner
Brainerd Community Theatre will present "Bill W. and Dr. Bob," which tells the story of the two men who pioneered Alcoholics Anonymous, and of their wives. The play will be presented in the newly-refurbished Dryden Theatre, with performances at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29 to Dec. 1 and Dec. 6-7, with an additional 2 p.m. matinee performance Dec. 8.
The Brainerd PeeWee B White hockey team finished third in the Breezy Point Ice Fest Tournament Sunday, Nov. 4.
Baxter police SUSPICIOUS—Report at 6:39 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, of people walking around a building on the 7500 block of Industrial Park Road. Officers were unable to locate. Report at 6:30 p.m. Saturday of a person who fell asleep after work in a vehicle on the 7000 block of Lake Forest Road. THEFT—Report Saturday of someone stealing the caller's two credit cards and cash in a vehicle on Halloween night on Ottertail Circle.
Isaac Ries and Abigail Motschenbacher were named the most valuable runners on the Wadena-Deer Creek cross country team this season. Other awards:
BRAINERD BHS fall play Brainerd High School Theater Department will presents "A-Haunting We Will Go," 7 p.m. Nov. 8-10, Thursday-Saturday; and Nov. 16-17; and 2 p.m. Nov. 18, BHS Little Theatre stage. Tickets are $7 for adults, and $5 for students and seniors. 'Taste of Nations'