An exhibit featuring a wide selection of photographs by Brainerd Dispatch photographer Steve Kohls will be on display from Friday, Feb. 8, through Saturday, Feb. 23, at The Crossing Arts Alliance in downtown Brainerd.

This exhibition will spark memories for many, from the images captured throughout the years from the local area and beyond. Reminisce about events and news stories that were an important part of the time and captured through Kohls' creative eye.

The public is invited to the opening reception of "You Can't Make This Stuff Up, 43 Years As A Dispatch Photographer," from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8. A free will donation may be given at the door. Light refreshments will be served. Enjoy mingling with fellow artists and arts enthusiasts. The Crossing Arts Alliance is a 501c3 nonprofit arts organization located at 711 Laurel St. in downtown Brainerd. For more information, contact Crossing Arts at 218-833-0416, or visit