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Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
Farm Service Agency offices to reopen for three days
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Anglers are encouraged to take a kid ice fishing Jan. 19-21
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species
What's Up Outdoors: Waiting for consistent ice, hot bite on area lakes
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New Minn. DNR commissioner outlines challenges, priorities and opportunities as she begins new job
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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Entertainment Briefs - Jan. 17
2 virtuosos, 'Masters of the Guitar,' to perform 1 night at CLC
Live Music - Jan. 17
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Major bug in Fortnite gave hackers access to millions of player accounts
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January 11, 2019
Clergy View: From uff da to alleluia
As I write, our Brainerd lakes area is regaining traction after Monday morning's ice. (Hopefully, no one's in traction because of a fall.)
January 11, 2019 - 1:30pm
January 4, 2019
Clergy View: We are like ships without guidance
The Catholic Churches of St. Francis, All Saints and St. Andrew are in the midst of a church building boom here in our beautiful Brainerd lakes...
January 4, 2019 - 1:30pm
Church News - Jan. 4
Adult and Teen Challenge to lead worship Adult and Teen Challenge will lead First Lutheran Church in worship at the 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. services Sunday, Jan. 6. All regular Wednesday evening activities will resume Wednesday, Jan. 9. Trinity to install officers Trinity Lutheran Church,...
January 4, 2019 - 12:30pm
December 28, 2018
Clergy View: How should Christians make New Year's resolutions?
When you come to the end of year and you prepare to start a new year, there's something that makes us feel like "'Hey, it's time for a fresh start.'" But the Bible does not speak of New Year's resolutions. So is it OK for a Christian to make New Year's resolutions? Absolutely. And...
December 28, 2018 - 10:30am
December 23, 2018
Salvation Army newbies roll with the punches, tackle challenges
They're not in Kansas anymore, Toto. Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army Lts. Scott and Jennifer Ruse find themselves now in Minnesota—during...
December 23, 2018 - 7:00am
December 21, 2018
Clergy View: A light in the darkness
"And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks by night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and...
December 21, 2018 - 4:00pm
Coming Sunday: Army of goodness
The Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army's annual bell ringing season starts November and runs through Christmas Eve, and the very visible fundraiser...
December 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
Church News - Dec. 21
First Lutheran Church events The youths at First Lutheran Church, 424 S. Eighth St., Brainerd, will be selling caramel rolls in the Koinonia fellowship hall starting at 9 a.m. until gone Sunday, Dec. 22. First Lutheran Church will have Christmas Eve services at 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m....
December 21, 2018 - 12:30pm
December 16, 2018
Hauser: Distraction can lead to inaction during Christmas season
FARGO -- Joseph and Mary, who was with child, traveled from Nazareth to Bethlehem to participate in a mandatory census. While they were in Bethlehem...
December 16, 2018 - 6:15am
December 14, 2018
Salonen: Hubby celebrates ‘first’ birthday with heart
FARGO -- “I wouldn’t mind a cake with one candle to celebrate my first birthday,” my husband requested one evening recently. Until then,...
December 14, 2018 - 9:35am
December 12, 2018
Church News - Dec. 7
Trinity Lutheran Church events planned Trinity Lutheran Sunday School, 1420 S. Sixth St., Brainerd, will be presenting its annual Christmas program...
December 12, 2018 - 10:13am
December 4, 2018
Tree of Life offers chance to honor, remember loved ones
Join Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Foundation for the Tree of Life Memorial Service and Lighting Ceremony to honor a loved one and remember those lost. The annual service begins 4 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, in the River Room on the lower level of Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center....
December 4, 2018 - 4:30am
November 30, 2018
Church News for Nov. 30
Intercessory Prayer Time set The Intercessory Prayer Time will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, at Park United Methodist Church, 315 N. Sixth St., Brainerd. Park in the west parking lot and enter in the west door. The group will gather to pray for God's will to be done in the lives of all...
November 30, 2018 - 8:30am
November 23, 2018
Church News - Nov. 23
Bethel Lutheran Church services Bethel Lutheran Church, South Long Lake, will celebrate Christ The King Sunday during the 9 a.m. worship service on Sunday, Nov. 25. Sunday school and confirmation classes will begin at 10 a.m. There will be a French toast breakfast with a free will...
November 23, 2018 - 12:30pm
Clergy View: Giving thanks
Thanksgiving was just here and I hope you, friends and family took time to verbalize a statement of thanks for something in your life you are...
November 23, 2018 - 11:30am