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July 14, 2018
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Crosslake dog park moving forward. Donations needed
July 14, 2018 - 8:00am
July 4, 2018
The Leech Lake Area Watershed Foundation has protected more than 3,200 acres and 23 miles of environmentally sensitive shoreline working with landowners, numerous lake associations, local, state, federal and tribal agencies and other conservation organizations. 
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Leech Lake Area Watershed Foundation moves to new location
July 4, 2018 - 10:00am
July 3, 2018
Care N Share Cafe serves 100,000 meals - Donations still needed
July 3, 2018 - 9:11am
June 6, 2018
Donations needed for Neighbor Helping Neighbor Garage Sale
June 6, 2018 - 6:30am
April 17, 2018
GLAR donates to food shelves, Boys and Girls Clubs
April 17, 2018 - 7:30am
March 10, 2018
Millie Gjertson (right) talks with Mary Harder of Brainerd and another person before a presentation on the Nisswa Lake Park project and future plans. Gjertson's donations helped make park projects a reality. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Goals set for Nisswa Lake Park, Donor honored
March 10, 2018 - 5:00am
February 25, 2018
Pine River Area Food Shelf seeks donations
February 25, 2018 - 3:30am
January 23, 2018
During a ceremony Monday at the Mills Fleet Farm store in Baxter, Holly Holm, executive director of Brainerd Community Action (left), Baxter Mayor Darrel Olson, Lt. Grant Holloway of the Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army, Mills Fleet Farm store manager Geary Kline, Lt. Jaclyn Holloway of the Salvation Army,  Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army board chairman Bob Musielewicz, and state Rep. Josh Heintzeman gather together for a donation to the Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Day of Caring raises $51,000 for Brainerd Salvation Army
January 23, 2018 - 9:00am
January 9, 2018
'Get comfortable with being uncomfortable'
January 9, 2018 - 7:30am
December 29, 2017
Director's Notes: Christmas generosity on display at CCS
December 29, 2017 - 4:30am
December 27, 2017
Donations sought for CLC's Dryden Theatre updates
December 27, 2017 - 7:30am
December 25, 2017
Backus American Legion Auxiliary members with boxes of Christmas gifts packaged for service personnel from Backus area families on active duty. L to R, Jean Dawson, Judy Johnston, Helen Dobson and Patty Schmiesing. Packages included summer sausage, cheese, crackers, trail mix, assorted candy and an Auxiliary home-created Christmas card with a message: “Thinking of you at this special time of year and wanting you to know that you are not forgotten. Thank you for your service! Merry Christmas!”
'Tis the season for giving at Backus Legion
December 25, 2017 - 6:00am
December 24, 2017
The Pequot Lakes Revolution Dance Team collected 74 pounds of food and $11 for the Lakes Area Food Shelf. Picture with the donations, from left, are dance team members: Jordan Goddard, Alexis Lueck, Karlier Trottier, Molly Johnson and Ashley Embree. Submitted Photo
Revolution Dance Team donates to food shelf
December 24, 2017 - 8:00am
December 20, 2017
Breezy Point Area Women's Club lists 2018 schedule
December 20, 2017 - 6:30am
December 16, 2017
The Ideal Sno Pros collected 97 pounds of food and $305 during its Christmas party at Billy’s Saturday, Dec. 9. The money and food collected will go to the Crosslake Food Shelf. Submitted Photo
Ideal Sno Pros collect donations for Crosslake Food Shelf
December 16, 2017 - 5:30am