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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

Live music For week of June 7-13; bands perform from 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BRAINERD Blue Ox 608 Laurel St. Last Page, Friday-Saturday Coco Moon 601 Laurel St.

Wed, 06/06/2012 - 7:10pm