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Area school district candidate filings
Crosslake Communications, EDA begin small business resource center
National House Democrats announce northern Minnesota's Radinovich part of 'Red to Blue' program
Brainerd School Board: District approves pay raises for security officers
Crews to work on Pequot Lakes tower
50 years of family: Racers, spectators celebrate brotherhood at BIR's 50th anniversary
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley archery hunts
College Softball: CLC offering fall league
Area Golf News: Legacy leaderboard crowded
Pine River-Backus cancels varsity football season
Nicolaus (Nic) H. Anderson
Nina Thordson Witt
Dennis R. Welch
Nisswa church to host VBS Aug. 20-23
WWI veteran's daughter accepts Purple Heart 100 years after war's end
Why hiker's rash happens, and how to make it less likely
Go beyond tomatoes with fresh salsas
Breaded pork tenderloin sandwich: Someone serve ASAP
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
Letter to the editor: Support our community
The Cracker Barrel: The meteors of August
Opinion: Audio recordings - Omarosa, President Trump and Billy Graham
Pete's Point: Wheaties was positive booster of Patriot teams
letters to the editor
Bill & Mary Crosby
Births: Aug. 7, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't let the rain get you down
"Rain, rain, go away." I've heard that phrase a couple times today, as I sit writing this column on a dark, stormy Monday. Though the gloomy...
June 17, 2018 - 4:30am
March 31, 2018
Crosslake Area Library Book sale planned
CROSSLAKE—The Crosslake Area Library will have its first book sale of the year from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, April 6, and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 7, at the Crosslake Community Center, 14126 Daggett Pine Road, Crosslake.
March 31, 2018 - 4:30am
February 6, 2018
Duluth schools remove 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' 'Huckleberry Finn' from curriculum due to racial slur
The novels "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" will no longer be required reading in the Duluth school district...
February 6, 2018 - 8:04pm
November 22, 2017
The Cracker Barrel: Gratitude list
As we stand on the threshold of Thanksgiving and prepare to celebrate the bounty of another year, I herewith offer a list of things for which I'm grateful and urge you, dear reader, to compile a list of your own. 1. I am grateful to be alive. 2. I'm grateful to be in good health....
November 22, 2017 - 4:30am
November 4, 2017
"Bliss(ters)," the book: Duluth woman writes about 2,700-mile hike
Ultimately, Duluth's Gail Francis couldn't think of any good reasons not to hike across America. The year was 2012. She had a good job as an...
November 4, 2017 - 8:54pm
PR-B High School to host book fair
Pine River-Backus High School will host a book fair from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 7-10 and Nov. 13. The high school media center receives 50 percent of all book fair purchases. The event will have special hours Tuesday, Nov. 7, during conferences from 8 a.m.-8 p.m., and for the band...
November 4, 2017 - 3:30am
October 30, 2017
Pequot Lakes Library: Susan Kedzie to present children's book
Bemidji children's book author Susan Kedzie will visit the Pequot Lakes Library at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13, to give a presentation of her book "A Thousand Purring Cats." This program is for everyone, but children ages 3-8 will especially be open to its light-hearted prose and cheerful...
October 30, 2017 - 5:30am
September 25, 2017
Little Minnesota in World War II: Book honors brave men from smallest, rural towns
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — Small-town Minnesota farm boys were highly sought after by the U.S. military during World War II. Drawing from photos,...
September 25, 2017 - 2:37pm
August 29, 2017
Cheesehead Chatter: All it takes is a library card
Last month I did something I hadn't done since I was about 8 years old. I got a library card. Sure, it probably doesn't sound that exciting,...
August 29, 2017 - 7:00am
July 27, 2017
Children win books, learn yoga at Read-O-Rama event
Children gathered in Nisswa to listen to stories, learn yoga and win free books at the United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Counties' Llama Llama...
July 27, 2017 - 10:00am
July 20, 2017
Minnesota author to sign books in Nisswa
Minnesota author Kari Casper van Wakeren recently wrote and published her first children's book, "Bubble Wrap Girl." She will sign copies of...
July 20, 2017 - 6:30am
Llama Llama Read-O-Rama is Saturday in Nisswa
Join the United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Cass Counties for Llama Llama Read-O-Rama from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 22, in the gazebo...
July 20, 2017 - 5:30am
May 2, 2017
'Made in Minnesota' to feature local authors
SIDEBAR: Meet 25 Minnesota authors from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 13, at the Pequot Lakes Library. Young children can enjoy story time...
May 2, 2017 - 4:30am
May 1, 2017
Crosslake Community Center to begin hosting book sales
The Crosslake Community Center will host its first library book sale of the season from noon-4 p.m. Friday, May 5. Book sales will take place from noon to 4 p.m. on the first Friday of the month throughout the year, and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the following Saturdays: June 3, July...
May 1, 2017 - 1:50pm
These 10 plants changed Minnesota forever
ST. PAUL — Top 10 list: Most important Minnesota plants. Ever. Go. There's a new book out that takes a stab at it. "Ten Plants that Changed...
April 1, 2017 - 7:55am