It's that time again. The Brainerd Lakes Marketplace show, the annual spring event, will open its doors to the public from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Brainerd Area Civic Center.
A rule change requires students entering the seventh-grade to have two immunizations and Crow Wing County is providing vaccine for free.
Now all the April 2 free shot clinic needs is about 1,000 sixth-graders.
Spring's first day lived up to its name Thursday with sunny skies and 42 degrees, creating a day when it was easy to visualize the possibility of summer.
But that's about to change, according to the forecast. Highs on Saturday may be 25 degrees colder.