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Café Accordion Orchestra to visit Brainerd library “Berets and Bongos” with an eclectic mix, full of French flare, Latin heat and Bohemian attitude describes the Café Accordion Orchestra that will perform at noon Thursday, June 21, at the Brainerd Public Library, as part of the Kitchigami Regi...

Wed, 06/20/2012 - 4:25pm

Maddie Hastings doesn't remember much about the concussion she suffered on the soccer field two years ago.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:23pm

Here is 10 year old boy from the Brainerd area who has been waiting 3 months for a Kinship Partners Mentor.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 4:24pm

Live music For week of June 14-20; bands perform from 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BACKUS American Legion Hwys. 371 and 84 W. Frankie Lamb, 2-6 p.m. Sunday BRAINERD Blue Ox 608 Laurel St.

Wed, 06/13/2012 - 5:01pm

Performances in Gregory Park Park United Methodist Choir will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 14, in the bandstand at Gregory Park in north Brainerd as part of the Concerts in the Park summer series. The choir will offer inspirational songs.

Wed, 06/13/2012 - 4:59pm

Here is a child from the Brainerd area who is waiting for a Kinship Partner Mentor. Samantha has been waiting for 6 months. Samantha will be fourteen in July and she is delightful.

Tue, 06/12/2012 - 2:56pm

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An "America's Got Talent" singer whose Afghanistan War injury claims have been called into question wouldn't face vetting by producers unless he made it into the final rounds, according to a person familiar with the production. Timothy Michael Poe was among about 4,000 people wh...

Thu, 06/07/2012 - 4:09pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An "America's Got Talent" contestant scrutinized for claims about being injured in Afghanistan made a mistake when he gave the show a photograph of another soldier and passed it off as himself, the man's fiancee said Thursday. The NBC series this week and WFAA-TV of Dallas last ...

Thu, 06/07/2012 - 3:56pm

The Great Northern Radio Show, a popular new variety program produced by Northern Community Radio (KAXE), is coming June 16 to Brainerd. The show will be broadcast live from 5-7 p.m. on 89.9 KAXE in Brainerd from the John Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College. The program also will be streamed l...

Thu, 06/07/2012 - 3:24pm

BAXTER — Award-winning writer Charmaine Donovan, Brainerd, will present the next Speaking of Books program from 4:30 to 6 p.m. June 21 in the Joe Plut Reading Room at Prairie Bay Restaurant in Baxter. Donovan’s first collection of poetry, “Tumbled Dry,” was recently named winner in the North...

Wed, 06/06/2012 - 7:13pm