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Destination Downtown Launch Party set June 20
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11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal 'secret' list of troubled facilities
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Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
Woodland leads Rose by one at US Open
Twins retire No. 7 uniform of Joe Mauer, ‘a kid from St. Paul’
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
A deadly deer disease is spreading. Could it strike people, too?
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
What's Up Outdoors: Great to see young anglers take up sport fishing
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Fostering fatherhood: Need for foster parents growing in Minnesota
Baxter veteran helps Deerwood veteran by bicycling in fundraiser
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Why America is embracing the widening world of non-wheat pastas
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
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Commentary: Stores like Barnes & Noble used to be the bad guys, but now I'm nostalgic for them
Arctic marathoner donates amputated toes for hotel's infamous cocktail
Entertainment Briefs - June 13
Library adds painting classes for art contest
Young female vocalist Lauren Alaina to make trek to Lakes Jam 2019
Her Voice Magazine
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Scott and Shirley Young
Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
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Marge & Bob Marsh 65th Anniversary
Wynefred D. Johnsen
Richard (Rick) David Markstrom
Jesse Allen Woods
Lowell Allan Bohlke
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This Was Brainerd - June 16
Resiliency workshop to be hosted by Bridges of Hope
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Coming Sunday: Building homes, hope
Senior Calendar - June 17-21
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UPDATE: Deerwood man dies in head-on crash with semitrailer
Crow Wing Energized
June 10, 2019
Crow Wing Energized: Fishing for Healthy Foods and Funds
The month of June brings sunshine and outdoor activities like fishing. Crow Wing County food shelves are embracing that love of fishing with...
June 10, 2019 - 12:00pm
June 7, 2019
Smiles for Jake fundraiser takes rowing to a whole new level
David Quisberg wants to raise money for a community cause that's also personal by rowing his way to his $35,000 fundraising goal, which he hopes...
June 7, 2019 - 11:30am
May 27, 2019
Myths and facts about tobacco and mental health
Every year, tobacco use kills more than eight times as many people as alcohol and other drugs combined. That is a shocking number considering...
May 27, 2019 - 11:00am
May 13, 2019
CLC Connection: Mental Health Awareness Month
This month we are recognizing something near to my heart: Mental Health Awareness Month. Reducing the stigma of mental health is so important...
May 13, 2019 - 1:00pm
Crow Wing Energized: Why Men Refuse Therapy
I have often wondered why many men are resistant to seeking help for their mental health. I had a younger client whose father was not supportive...
May 13, 2019 - 10:00am
May 2, 2019
Make It OK presentation set
The most recent Crow Wing County Community Health Survey found more than 1 in 4 adults in Crow Wing County experience mental illness. Most will...
May 2, 2019 - 4:30am
April 29, 2019
Shining a light on mental health
Stigma is a huge hurdle for many who face mental illness. On average, people wait 10 years to get help, often because of the stigma surrounding...
April 29, 2019 - 10:00pm
April 22, 2019
Avoiding medication mayhem: Reducing medication in seniors
Crow Wing Energized, a grassroots approach to health and wellness in the community, has a variety of efforts in place to help the community make...
April 22, 2019 - 7:00am
April 19, 2019
Tigers Care: Quirky one-woman show kicks off event
Staff, family and students came back to school Tuesday, April 2, for the first Tigers Care Community Conference and its keynote speaker, Terey...
April 19, 2019 - 8:00am
April 14, 2019
Brainerd Family YMCA gets rolling with bicycle commuter program
The Brainerd Family YMCA would like more residents to bicycle to work with two new initiatives intended to encourage those wishing to commute...
April 14, 2019 - 7:00am
April 9, 2019
Crow Wing Energized hosts mental illness training
Crow Wing Energized is hosting a Make It OK Ambassador training to prepare others in the community to present the Make It OK presentation. The session is free, and will train and empower people in the community to give mental illness stigma-reduction presentations. "Make It OK" is...
April 9, 2019 - 6:30am
April 8, 2019
Crow Wing Energized: Encouraging health and wellness among Crow Wing County employees
With approximately 470 employees, Crow Wing County is one of the larger employers in the county. Employees serve in a variety of departments,...
April 8, 2019 - 7:00am
April 1, 2019
Crow Wing Energized: Making a lifestyle change. Linda Eiesland reflects on healthy changes made with NDPP class
Last year, 195 Crow Wing County residents participated in the free National Diabetes Prevention Program's Lifestyle Change Class through Crow...
April 1, 2019 - 9:00am
3 things for better health - April 1
Need to be motivated to start the week off on a healthy note? No, it's not an April Fool's question, just try one or more of three things to...
April 1, 2019 - 6:00am
March 29, 2019
Tiger Talk: Event to target challenges all parents face
Pine River-Backus Schools invites you to join us for a Tigers Care community conference that will share information and resources to help with...
March 29, 2019 - 6:00am