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September 5, 2017
4 Siblings meet
Four Mogensen siblings, all who were born in Crow Wing County near South Long Lake Township, recently met at the Brainerd VFW. Pictured are siblings...
September 5, 2017 - 9:57am
July 29, 2017
Sweet-Gueldner Engagement Angela Sweet and Derek Gueldner are pleased to announce their engagement. Parents are Ken and Lisa Sweet of Merrifield...
July 29, 2017 - 7:00pm
June 26, 2017
Taylor Johnshoy was recently named to the University of Minnesota, Duluth's, dean's list for spring semester. Parents are Craig and Marie Johnshoy, Baxter. Johanna Rude, Brainerd, was recently named to the University of Alabama's dean's list for spring semester. Crown College recently...
June 26, 2017 - 5:30am
June 10, 2017
Randi Truax and Nick Weiland
Randi Truax and Nick Weiland Randi Truax and Nick Weiland are pleased to announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Stephanie Truax...
June 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
May 27, 2017
Jill O'Grady Congrats on receiving your Master's Degree!!
May 27, 2017 - 7:00pm
May 24, 2017
Tom Straus Gone but never forgotten. We love you! 11/11/1948 - 5/23/1992
May 24, 2017 - 7:00pm
April 15, 2017
Dellis Gangestad Please join us in celebrating the retirement of Dellis Gangestad on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 12:30pm to 4:00pm at Oaklawn...
April 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
March 4, 2017
Retirement There will be an open house honoring Mike Koecheler's 30 years directing the RSVP program in Crow Wing County. Stop in and wish Mike a happy retirement on Thursday, March 9, between 2 and 4 pm at The Center, 803 Kingwood Street in Brainerd.
March 4, 2017 - 6:00pm
November 12, 2016
Three Fold Fraser Celebration
Three Fold Celebration Dodo Fraser was 90 years old on September 16. Leo Fraser will be 90 years old on December 3. November 20 is...
November 12, 2016 - 6:00pm
October 29, 2016
In memory and in honor of
In Memory of My Mother, Gloria Denny My Sister, Ruth Ann Koftinow I love and miss you! In Honor of My Cousin,...
October 29, 2016 - 7:00pm
October 30, 2015
Retirement: Linda S. Hanson
Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated invites the public to an open house in honor of Linda S. Hanson’s retirement after 31 years...
October 30, 2015 - 1:21pm
April 17, 2015
Five Generations: Anderson, Schroeml, Soderman, Tuorila
Virginia Anderson, great-great-grandmother; Shirley Schroeml, great-grandmother; Pete Soderman, grandfather; Jayden Tuorila, mother, Breckyn...
April 17, 2015 - 3:24pm
April 10, 2015
Retirement: Karen, of Karen's Kurls
As of April 30, Karen, of Karen's Kurls, is closing her shop and retiring. She would like to thank friends, clients and everyone for a wonderful...
April 10, 2015 - 9:10pm
April 3, 2015
Four Generations of Gangestads
Four generations of Gangestads Mark Gangestad (grandfather), Justin Gangestad (father), Thomas Gangestad (son), and Dellis Gangestad (gre...
April 3, 2015 - 3:07pm
February 20, 2015
Dave Wentzel retirement
Dave Wentzel, sales representative, is retiring from the Brainerd Dispatch and Echo Publishing on February 26. Congratulations and thank you...
February 20, 2015 - 12:24pm