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Brainerd Community Action is accepting nominations for the Citizen of the Year 2013 award. This is an opportunity to recognize someone who has volunteered time for the betterment of the Brainerd lakes area.

Tue, 07/23/2013 - 8:55pm

Will there ever be a permanent fix for the damages done to Big Pine Lake Rock Dam located in Crosslake? That was the question brought to the Crow Wing County Board Tuesday: What repairs could be done to the dam and the bigger question of who would design, build and pay for the repairs? County Engine...

Tue, 07/23/2013 - 8:19pm

Hunters heading to western and south-central Minnesota will have access to an additional 6,083 acres of hunting land this fall as the Walk-In Access program grows to more than 20,000 acres and the number of counties increases from 19 to 28. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) crews are i...

Mon, 07/22/2013 - 1:40pm

Youth who want to experience waterfowl hunting for the first time can apply to be one of 65 participants in this year’s mentored youth waterfowl hunt on Saturday, Sept. 7. Application deadline is Monday, Aug. 12. The hunts will be conducted at Hamden Slough near Detroit Lakes, the Morris Wildlife ...

Mon, 07/22/2013 - 1:34pm

City Clean-up A huge thank you to everyone involved in the recent City of Brainerd clean-up. The biggest thank you goes to the citizens who took their time and energy to gather up items and haul them to the Northeast Brainerd drop-off site.

Fri, 07/12/2013 - 8:52pm

Brainerd City Council Meets 7:30 p.m. Monday Brainerd City Hall Council chambers 1. Call to Order 2. Roll Call 3. Pledge of Allegiance 4. Approval of Agenda 5.

Fri, 07/12/2013 - 8:43pm

Volunteer opportunities for July ■ ARC UNITED OF PEQUOT LAKES - Deborah Simmons, 218-251-0957 Debsimmons@charter.net Thrift Store Volunteers - We are looking for volunteers to work in our thrift store in Pequot Lakes.

Fri, 07/05/2013 - 8:34pm

Nay Ah Shing Middle School Students Go To Purdue University VINELAND — Eight students from Nay Ah Shing School, Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe, are leaving on a two-week learning adventure to GERI (Gifted Education Resource Institute) Summer Camp at Purdue University in Indiana. The students will be a...

Fri, 06/28/2013 - 9:13pm

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - All Martha Jordan has to do to get her five baby swans to run across the back yard is pull their "mom" along on a rope - a life-size, plastic swan decoy.

Fri, 06/28/2013 - 3:59pm

Quarterdeck Resort and The LakeShore Lodge on the west shore of Gull Lake will be hosting its second annual In-the-Water Boat Show, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday.

Thu, 06/27/2013 - 6:14pm