For the 11th consecutive year, the pistol team from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) won the Basil Irwin Memorial Pistol Match held Aug. 21-22 in Fennimore, Wis.
“We're very proud of the accomplishments of our pistol team,” said Col. Ken Soring, DNR Enforcement director. “Th...
Do you have a pet free home? We have foreign students with pet allergies waiting for host Families!
If you have no indoor pets, an extra bedroom, and wish to develop a friendship with a student from another country, we would love for you to consider hosting a Foreign Student.
Brainerd High Schoo...
Many citizens have noticed that the city of Brainerd has been ambitious in trying to enforce codes and improve the liveability within the city. In doing so, almost 800 correction letters have been sent.
They're perched high in the crown of a red pine along Highway 371 and atop power poles - our nation's symbol (bald eagle) has been removed from the endangered species list in the Gopher state, along with a few other critters.
■ Greater Lakes Area Performing Arts season announced
The Greater Lakes Area Performing Arts, known as GLAPA, 2013-2014 season of performance art is now available for season ticket holders to submit their subscription.
■ Enjoy a splash of magic at
Staples Railroad Days
The Staples Public Library is sponsoring "A Splash Of Magic" for preschool to fifth-grade children and their families at the Staples Railroad Days celebration on Sunday, Aug. 25.
Volunteer opportunities for September
■ 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.
A fungus dangerous to bats has been confirmed at Soudan Underground Mine State Park and Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR).
The fungus is known to cause white-nose syndrome (WNS), a disease that is harmful and mostly fatal to hiberna...