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■ Walker students competes in state speech tournament Three Walker-Hackensack-Akeley (WHA) students will compete Saturday in the Class A division in the State Speech Tournament held at Blaine High School.

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 10:54pm

Crow Wing County released performance review summaries for its top management positions.

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 7:24pm

BAXTER - The Dispute Resolution Center from St. Paul is offering a 30-Hour Mediation and Communication Skills Training in Baxter Friday and Saturday and May 2-3.

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 6:20pm

Volunteer opportunities for April ■ BRAINERD LAKES AREA EARLY CHILDHOOD COALITION - Shannon 218-251-4234, shannon.wheeler@ISD181.org. Office Assistant - Help with secretarial tasks.

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 5:23pm

Behind dysfunctional government, is democracy itself in decay? It took only 250 years for democracy to disintegrate in ancient Athens. A wholly new form of government was invented there in which the people ruled themselves.

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 5:52pm

Breaths become shallow. Voices quaver. Palms sweat. With only a podium as a shield, standing before a group of people to deliver a speech is a common item on the fear landscape.

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:18pm

ST. PAUL - Minnesotans from across the state rallied Thursday in favor of borrowing $100 million to provide housing for the homeless. Hundreds attended the rally before the Senate public works committee heard the proposal. Gov. Mark Dayton put $50 million in his public works bill, but legislators ha...

Fri, 03/07/2014 - 8:45am

Stand up to socialism As world tensions rise in Ukraine I listen with amazement to our president threaten the Russian president.

Thu, 03/06/2014 - 4:37pm

BRAINERD LAKES AREA EARLY CHILDHOOD COALITION - Shannon 218-251-4234 shannon.wheeler@ISD181.org Office Assistant - Help with secretarial tasks. This may include updating computer database and organizing files and binders.

Fri, 02/28/2014 - 10:00pm

Jan Heapy Hometown: Brainerd Volunteer Activities: Mid-Minnesota Women's Center, Jan brings tons of creative fun during kids group and is a role model for women and children. I volunteer because: I get as much out of volunteering as I receive.

Fri, 02/28/2014 - 9:59pm