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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Highway 371 project open house set Tuesday in Backus
Dayton proposes measure to reduce elevated nitrates in drinking water
Area students participate in regional spelling bee
PR-B Community Education classes listed
Syrian writer Osama Alomar to speak at CLC
Girls Basketball: Pequot's Lane still working toward success
Crosslake archers 10th in Cook - Mitchell 14th among HS girls
Sailing: Gull Lake Sailing School launches Brainerd High School team
St. Louis River muskies on the move
Commentary: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Wendy Jean Bassamore
Jerry D. Speedling
Leona Louise Ness
Arlene Julia Boesch
Cabbage, Reubens and more!
3 things for better health - March 12
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
Piano students earn honors at festival
Faith: The gospel preaches a radical message
Ask A Trooper: What the law requires at red lights, stop signs
Opinion: Easter - America needs a good story
The Cracker Barrel: The most popular hobby
Letter to the editor: Reader believes bituminous plants illegal in Lake Shore
Staging your home not as easy as you think
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March 13, 2018
Master Naturalist training planned
Enjoy learning about the natural world? If so, consider becoming a Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer. The Northland Arboretum in Brainerd/Baxter is hosting a Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training beginning April 12.
March 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 25, 2018
Wild for Minnesota Orchids presentation set
BAXTER—Malcolm and Rosemary MacFarlane, botanists from St. Paul, will make a presentation about Minnesota orchids at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Northland Arboretum, 14250 Conservation Drive, Baxter.
February 25, 2018 - 11:30am
January 22, 2018
Naturalist Plinske to speak in Baxter
The Brainerd Lakes Area Audubon Society will host speaker LeAnn Plinske, a Minnesota master naturalist from Baxter, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, at the Northland Arboretum in Baxter. This hour-long presentation will explore the bit of environs where Sigurd Olson, naturalist of the...
January 22, 2018 - 3:30am
October 23, 2017
Cougar range expansion topic of Oct. 25 program
Michelle LaRue, research ecologist at the University of Minnesota and executive director of The Cougar Network, will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25, at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. LaRue will give an overview on the state of cougar science, discussing potential habitat,...
October 23, 2017 - 12:10pm
October 20, 2017
Calendar of events: Oct. 19, 2017
OCTOBER 19 "Music of the Mississippi" with the Everett Smithson Band, 1:30 p.m., Crosslake Community Center 19-21 Lakes Area Food Shelf Home...
October 20, 2017 - 6:30am
August 7, 2017
Writers invited to enter Brainerd Writers Alliance contest
All Minnesota writers are invited to enter the Brainerd Writers Alliance writing contest. Writers may submit work in all categories for one $15 entry fee: one entry in fiction, one in creative nonfiction not to exceed 2,500 words, and up to three poems (not more than 40 lines each)....
August 7, 2017 - 7:30am
July 3, 2017
Nisswa parks and rec welcomes new face - Hill leads with experience
One of several new faces at Nisswa City Hall is Parks and Recreation Director Matthew Hill, who took his post about three months ago. Since starting...
July 3, 2017 - 5:00am
Nearly $6,000 raised for Bridges of Hope through the 'Run for Hope'
Over 100 runners and walkers participated in the 'Run for Hope,' a glow-in-the-dark event to raise money for Bridges of Hope. The fourth annual Run for Hope was held on July 23 at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. Nearly $6,000 was raised to support Bridges of Hope, a faith-based...
August 3, 2016 - 10:57am
March 31, 2016
Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training to be held at Northland Arboretum
Northland Arboretum, Brainerd, will host a Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training from 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 14-May 18. Two Saturday field trips are scheduled for April 30 and May 7. Cost for the course is $275, including materials. Instructor is Peg Serani....
March 31, 2016 - 11:10am
March 3, 2016
3Way10K on Gull Lake canceled
The second annual 3Way10K scheduled from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 5, has been cancelled because of the conditions on Gull Lake, where the slippery surface would be a danger for cross country skiing, snowshoeing, walking or riding fat tire bikes, according to a news release....
March 3, 2016 - 9:57am
February 24, 2016
3Way10K planned March 5 on Gull Lake
The second annual 3Way10K is planned from noon-3 p.m. Saturday, March 5, on Gull Lake. This is a family event where participants can ski, bike or snowshoe/walk a 10K course from Zorbaz to Ernie's on Gull. Visit www.3way10k.com to register or find out more about the event. All proceeds...
February 24, 2016 - 10:47am
February 7, 2016
Minnesota Master Naturalist training scheduled
Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training sessions will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 14-May 19, at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. This program will offer classes focused on one of three Minnesota ecosystems - North Woods/Great Lakes. Two Saturday...
February 7, 2016 - 12:17pm
February 5, 2016
Learn about Northland Arboretum at Feb. 9 event
Lakes Area Unlimited Learning welcomes recently retired Northland Arboretum director Mary Corrigan and new director Matthew Hill at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the Heartland Senior Living, 500 Heartland Drive, Crosby, to acquaint attendees with this 500-acre jewel located in Brainerd/Baxter...
February 5, 2016 - 9:53am
February 1, 2016
Nordic Skiing: Christianson, Baird win 16Ks
Cameron Christianson of Pequot Lakes and Owen Baird of Brainerd claimed the 16-kilometer events during Sunday's Lumberjack Jaunt at the Northland...
February 1, 2016 - 8:47am
October 21, 2015
Kohls to share polar bear adventure photos
Steve Kohls, Brainerd Dispatch staff photographer, will present stories and photos from his trip to Alaska to photograph polar bears at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd. In September 2014, Kohls traveled with his friend, Bob Fitzsimmons, to Kaktovik,...
October 21, 2015 - 3:25pm