Marissa Archie, daughter of Shawnalee Archie, Brainerd, has been inducted into the Berry College chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, international honor society in education. Membership is based on high academic achievement, a commitment to education as a career and a professional attitude that leads to steady growth in the profession. Archie is a sophomore middle grades education major. Berry College is located near Rome Ga.
A What's Doing item on Page 5C of Sunday's Dispatch incorrectly listed that the WHS Class of 1955 would meet on Friday. The WHS Class of '55, spouses and friends will meet for lunch at 11 a.m. Monday at the Red Roof Inn.
The first Lakes Area Friends of Scouting Leadership dinner is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Quarterdeck Resort and Restaurant on Gull, 9820 Birch Bay Drive S.W. in Nisswa.
Jim Hufford loves to fish - although he doesn't go as much anymore - and he loves to garden.
With Eastern European Christmas music playing in the background and Christmas treats set out, the members and friends of the organization Serbian Sisters' adorned a 14-foot Christmas tree at the north end of Curtis Avenue in Ironton Sunday evening with animal friendly decorations such as strands of popcorn and pine cones filled with suet.
"Politics is always a pretty popular subject - and the weather, of course."
This was Brainerd
DECEMBER 1 - 40 years ago (1968) - Five inches of snow fell on the Brainerd area over the weekend and freezing temperatures kept highways slippery and traveling difficult. The snow-covered trees brought a panorama of beauty.
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Warren E. Miller
Warren E. Miller, age 83, resident of Lake Edward, died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008, at his home.
Lois Ruth Regelin
PILLAGER - Funeral services for Lois Regelin, 86, of Pillager, will be held at noon Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2008, at First Presbyterian Church in Brainerd with pastors Harold Tongen and Robert Osell officiating. Burial will be Wednesday at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church for visitation. A social lunch will follow the service.
CUSHING - Rosina (Winkler) Maschler, age 93, of Cushing, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008.
Bush press aide battles irrelevance
WASHINGTON - The network stars were gone, the seats half empty and the questioning low-key as Dana Perino held a White House briefing last week, her biggest announcement that the administration would try to ease air traffic for the holidays.
Does American's muscle still come courtesty Detroit steel?
We baby-booming native Detroiters grew up with a ranking system. On the playgrounds at recess, GM was No. 1, Ford was No. 2, Chrysler was No. 3 and American Motors wasn't really worth the effort it took to insult the poor kid whose dad worked there (sorry Mitt Romney). My dad worked for GM - it all made sense to me.
OTHER OPINION: Gates
In selecting nominees for his Cabinet and a new White House staff, President-elect Barack Obama has so far placed an admirable emphasis on proven competence over personal loyalty or political purity.
Cardinals cruise in opener
STAPLES - Nikki Pearson scored 20 points and Ashley Lisson added 12 as the Staples-Motley Cardinals opened the girls' basketball season with a 70-58 victory over Providence Academy.
Can feistiness mean victories?
Jim Archibald hopes what his first Brainerd Warrior boys' hockey team lacks in varsity experience it will counteract with its work ethic and feistiness.
Little Falls still filled with talent
The good news: The Little Falls Flyers only need to replace one Hanowski.
Flying Warriors stumble twice
BUFFALO - The Brainerd/Little Falls Flyer Warriors dropped two games during the Buffalo tournament Friday and Saturday.
LOCAL SPORTS SHORTS
MOORHEAD - Concordia College women's basketball coach Jessica (Beachy) Rahman announced Nov. 24 that she will step aside for the next six weeks in order to recover from surgery.
On the front page of Sunday's sports page Matt Moenkedick was incorrectly identified as a Pioneer. The headline should have read "Pirate did it all."
State forecast for S.D.
Today...Partly to mostly cloudy. Highs from the upper 20s northeast to near 50 far west.
Snow is coming
Weather drawing by Maddie Schuld of Mrs. Larson's second-grade class at Lowell school.
Wisconsin state forecast
Winter weather advisory until noon for parts of northeast...East central...And southeast wisconsin...
State forecast for Minnesota
Today...Partly cloudy north. Scattered snow showers northeast in
State forecast for Iowa
Today...Cloudy. Highs 25 to 35.
State forecast for N.D.
Today...Partly to mostly cloudy. Highs from the lower 20s northeast
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