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Thanks, soldiers Thank you to all our U.S. soldiers and veterans of foreign wars as Fourth of July approaches. We all never forget you, our fallen heroes for our freedom with gratitude. Happy Blissful Safe Fourth of July! Tammy Ebertowski family Pillager   Thanks to CTC...

Fri, 07/01/2011 - 9:43pm

BRAINERD LAKES AREA EARLY CHILDHOOD COALITION - Tammy 218-454-5445 tammyfilippi@charter.net Cooking with kids initiative facilitators - Assist and facilitate a small group of young children (ages 3-5) in making a snack/meal.  Training and hours are ...

Fri, 07/01/2011 - 9:38pm

Hometown: Pequot Lakes Family: Wife Sue, two children and two grandchildren Volunteer activities: At Common Goods Len is Mr. Fix It, Build It and Hang It.  Was a volunteer fireman for 21 years in Crystal. I volunteer because: I enjoy it, and it gives me something to do. My most rewarding volunt...

Fri, 07/01/2011 - 9:35pm

Hometown: Brainerd Family: Parents Lyle and Becky, one sister Volunteer activities: 5 days a week at Brainerd Inn and 2 days a week at Common Goods. I volunteer because: I like to help people and like to volunteer. My most rewarding volunteer experience: Making new friends and it will help me transi...

Fri, 07/01/2011 - 9:33pm

Meet Shady. She is a beautiful 5-year-old spayed female Black Lab mix about 78 pounds. She is a very nice girl who would love to find her forever home. Shady loves attention and knows how to sit. This sweet gal will make an awesome addition to any household. Come in and see if Shady is the dog for y...

Tue, 06/28/2011 - 6:19pm

Brainerd’s boys 4x100 relay of Joe Nelson (left), Dan Lauer, Jordan Hayes and Grant Reuer finished second in the Class 2A state track and field meet June 11 at Hamline University in St. Paul. With the relay is head coach Rod Reuer....

Tue, 06/28/2011 - 6:16pm

The Summer Tour 2011 — “Land and Water” — where interested people may learn more about how water connects us all will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 11. Speakers will be on hand at each site. They include: John Ringle, environmental services director/ Soil and Water Conservation Se...

Tue, 06/28/2011 - 6:10pm

• Who: Jeff. • Age: 8. • Residence: southeast Brainerd. • Interests: Jeff likes bike riding, bowling, golfing and mini golfing. • Personality traits: happy, active, friendly, smart, talkative and artistic. • Goals and dreams: When he grows up, Jeff wants to be a truck driver. • Current...

Tue, 06/28/2011 - 6:09pm

Paul Eldenschink captured his scenic beauty when a thunderstorm kept people awake near Wadena. The cloud-to-cloud lightning strikes were dramatic....

Tue, 06/28/2011 - 6:01pm

RALALA summer events schedule listed for August, September The Roosevelt And Lawrence Area Lakes Association  has set the dates and details for their key summer 2011 events. • Aug. 6 — at 5 p.m. the Annual Members' Picnic at the Crooked Lake Town Hall. • Aug. 13 —  ...

Tue, 06/28/2011 - 5:59pm