The Sons of Norway Sagatun Lodge of Brainerd will conduct a bake sale from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Westgate Mall as part of Community Days.
Items for sale include Scandinavian favorites: Lefse, vaflers, krumkaka, cardamom cookies, Scandinavian breads, fruit soup, sandbakkels, Doug's Caramel Rolls and more.
Funds raised are used for programming and community service.
Temporary lane closures planned for stretches of Riverside Drive
The Crow Wing County Highway Department announced Wednesday there will be temporary lane closures on Riverside Drive (CSAH 20) from North Ahrens Hill Road to Wise Road (CSAH 49) during the next two weeks for the installation of stairways which is part of this past summer's construction contract between Crow Wing County and Rachel Contracting. Through traffic should expect delays during daylight hours and is encouraged to use Wise Road and Beaver Dam Road as an alternate route for the next two weeks.
Veterans Day program planned
Brainerd High School will have its Veterans Day program beginning at 10 a.m. Nov. 11 in the high school gymnasium. Jim Brokema, former Navy SEAL, will be the guest speaker. Musical selections from the Brainerd High School vocal and instrumental groups will be performed.
All local veterans and general public are invited to attend the program.
DFLers can drop off signs at the campaign office on Washington St.
The Crow Wing County DFL Coordinated Campaign Office, located at 111 Washington Street NE, Brainerd (between the E Squared Caf and NE Liquors) will be open from noon - 7 p.m. Thursday, for residents to drop off their Democratic lawn signs.
There is parking in the back parking lot, DFLers can look for the door with the Oberstar sign on it.
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