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Roads to grandma's house should be busy
Police Blotter - Nov. 18, 2017
Update: Deer pulled from icy river fails to recover
Pequot Lakes: Roads dominate discussion
Dahl, Lasher announce their retirements from sheriff's office
State Football: Pequot poised for state upset
Deer hunting: First weekend harvest up 22 percent in lakes area
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
Patriots to battle St. Croix Lutheran in semifinals
Figure Skating: Wick places Granite City Classic
Eugene Robert Resch
Rachel Agnes Lund
Donald A. Shirley
Gerald R. Seaton
Eagles Nest Church to host mortgage burning celebration
Pequot Lakes: Faith, food, fellowship offered Fridays to students
Chef's Hat: Pack a punch with Parmesan
Healthy living: Eat the Mediterranean way
Think about quitting: Great American Smokeout is Nov. 16
The Last Windrow: Warm fall weather wasn't always welcome
As I See It: Whither goest morality?
Letter to the Editor: Can we talk about mass shootings yet?
PR-B Family Center: 'Top shelf' people needed to meet holiday needs
Director's notes: CCS measuring community kindness
letters to the editor
Births - Sept. 24, 2017
November 11, 2017
Faces: Quilting for a cause - Potts uses talents to give back to veterans
Quilting is how one local woman uses her skills to thank and support veterans in her community. "Everything I do is for the veterans," said Patty...
November 11, 2017 - 6:00am
October 29, 2017
Faces: Nisswa woman pursues music through Geritol Frolics program
Nancy Hall has been singing since childhood. "I sang at school - in the choirs at school and the choirs at church," Hall said. Now, the Lake...
October 29, 2017 - 4:00am
October 24, 2017
Faces: Pequot Lakes woman uses her past struggles to help others
For the past two years, Pequot Lakes' Tania Melby has devoted much of her time to the Women's Ministry program at Eagles Nest Church in Breezy...
October 24, 2017 - 6:00am
October 15, 2017
Starting and ending in Pine River - Restaurant owner made it back home after years on the road
Roger Hoplin was born and raised in Pine River. He settled down in the area again in 2012. But in between graduating from Pine River High School...
October 15, 2017 - 5:00am
October 8, 2017
Crosslake, Emily Catholic churches welcome new pastor - Father Blake Rozier returns to lakes area
"It's exciting to be here," Father Blake Rozier said of his new post as pastor at Immaculate Heart Catholic Church in Crosslake and St. Emily's...
October 8, 2017 - 4:00am
October 1, 2017
From equine therapist to Nisswa School secretary - Weinhandl loves working with kids
The first friendly face many see upon entering Nisswa Elementary School is secretary Brooke Weinhandl. Now in her second year as school secretary,...
October 1, 2017 - 4:00am
September 17, 2017
Student, teacher, writer, volunteer - Birch has worn many hats
Books hold a special place in Melissa Birch's heart. "I've always been a reader," she said. "Just a voracious reader." Birch dedicates much of...
September 17, 2017 - 5:00am
September 10, 2017
Lake Country Faces: Hackensack priest is close to home
In July, the congregation at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hackensack said a somber farewell to Father Francis Kabiru and gave a hearty welcome...
September 10, 2017 - 5:00am
September 3, 2017
Faces: GUMC pastor settles into life in Pequot Lakes
From a very young age, the Rev. Gary Liker knew he was destined for ministry. "When I was 5 or 6, my dad sat me down and asked me what I wanted...
September 3, 2017 - 6:00am
August 13, 2017
Faces: Backus man goes out on limb for family
Roland Orth, of Backus, is living proof that some risks are worth taking, especially with a little support from loved ones. Orth owns Roland's...
August 13, 2017 - 5:00am
July 30, 2017
Faces: Horse ownership builds character
When Amber Hidde met Judah's Flashy Cash in March 2014, she looked into the horse's two different colored eyes and fell in love immediately....
July 30, 2017 - 6:00am
July 9, 2017
Faces: A new face leads Pequot Lakes musical - Borash dances her way to center stage
After 15 years of dancing, Baxter's Sylvia Borash took her talents to the big stage last year and started acting. Now she's getting ready for...
July 9, 2017 - 5:00am
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
June 19, 2017
Young man heads family business: At 24, Babinski runs Babinski Properties
At age 24, John Babinski is running the family business his grandfather founded in the way his grandfather taught him. "I've been part of the...
June 19, 2017 - 4:00am
June 12, 2017
Faces: Ailie watched autism awareness change in 34 years of teaching
Karen Ailie could have changed school districts years ago. She lives in Nisswa, much closer to Brainerd than Pine River, yet she decided to spend...
June 12, 2017 - 4:00am