It's time to practice that golf swing as spring weather has made its presence in the Brainerd lakes area in the past weeks, and an event Saturday will help golfers - or anyone for that matter - do just that.
It's been more than 30 years since the band Daybreak has played together in the Brainerd lakes area.
That will all change when Daybreak band members - Jim Hanson, Dick Wilt and Leisha Tietz - come together once again to hit the stage at 7 p.m.
NISSWA - The suspect in the physical domestic near Lake Hubert that led to a segment of County Road 13 being closed early Wednesday was in custody at 9:50 a.m. Wednesday, Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl said.
Grass and wildfire season came early in the Brainerd lakes area as the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) fought five grass fires in the area since Saturday - including a 75-acre wild fire located about six miles east of Hackensack.
The name of the 22-year-old Pine River man who was airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital with serious head injuries after he was assaulted in a Lake Shore parking lot early Sunday morning was released Monday.
Having a loved one in hospice care takes an emotional toll on people and when Baxter resident Sherry Manke's mother was dying it was no different.
Manke's mother, Geraldine "Gerry" Pratt passed away Feb. 18.