The annual Raise the Roof Garage Sale is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Brainerd Area Civic Center.
Two hundred fifty families are contributing. There will be a bake sale and lunch will be available. Proceeds go toward completion of the Gold Medal Arena.
Quam advances at Interstate Dragways
SABIN -- Mollie Quam of Brainerd jumped from fourth to second place in the junior dragster points standings at Interstate Dragways after competing in the semifinal round Sept. 8.
Quam trailed the leader by 210 points.
Tommy Murray, 16, of Brainerd nabbed two second places in junior dragster races Sept. 8-9. He took second in the jackpot race Sept. 8 and points race Sept. 9.
In the jackpot race, Murray clicked off a reaction time of .594 and ran an elapsed time of 10.787 seconds on a 10.75 dial in. Earlier in time trials, he had two perfect reaction times (.500).
In his Sept. 9 race, Murray lost in the final after breaking out (clicking off a faster ET, 10.755, than his dial in, 10.77). He had a reaction time of .555.
The dragway's season finale is this weekend.
J and J Holmes, Riverwood triumph
J & J Holmes of Baxter and Riverwood Healthcare Center of Aitkin won the Hospital Scrubs co-recreational softball tournament at Memorial Park in Brainerd last weekend.
J & J came through the loser's bracket to win the 2-0 title with a 13-10 victory over the Minneapolis VA Hospital Grizzly's.
Aitkin defeated the Veteran's Affairs Medical Center Flatliners 21-6 to win the 1-1 bracket.
The St. Cloud VA Hospital Slammers won the 0-2 bracket with a 13-0 win over the Fairview University Medical Center-Mesabi Range team of Hibbing.
ST. CLOUD -- The Brainerd Warriors junior varisty volleyball team beat St. Cloud Tech 15-7 15-10 Tuesday.
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