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National interests converge on Brainerd in US's only gray wolf delisting hearing
Bar video sought in fatal Minnesota crash investigation
'There is no pardon for me': Minnesota survivor faces man who raped her
Pine River Library, River Fitness restart 5K event
Stauber, Klobuchar, Smith applaud $190000 EDA grant for Itasca County
Anglers: Consider releasing big sunfish, eat the smaller ones
Please, follow the regulations when boating, fishing and atv riding - MnDNR CO Reports
Stock Car Racing: Winning and racing more than a hobby for Gonskas
Western Minnesota pelicans slowly rebounding
Inside the Outdoors: A bug for every season
David J. Berres
Vicki Lynn Glunz
Sandra "Sandie" Sue Tricker
Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
Ask the Master Gardener: It's been a slow start to the growing season
Faith: Father's Day reflection
Senior Menus: June 24-28, 2019
Card games: June 10-14, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: A perfect day
The Last Windrow: Sorting through life's accumulations
Danecdotes: A new appreciation for 'the little things'
Opinion: What do Americans want?
Letter to the editor: President, country deserve respect
letters to the editor
Births: May 29-June 16, 2019
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
December 7, 2017
Crossing Arts to hold kids art program
The Crossing Arts kids art programming will take place from 10 a.m. to noon Sat. Dec 9. Kids will make winter paintings with instructor TyAnne Rezak, inspired by the book "Dream Snow" by Eric Carle. The class is geared toward kids 5 to 13, but any age (even adult "kids at heart" )...
December 7, 2017 - 5:30am
July 26, 2017
Art show, sale on tap Aug 10-12 in Crosslake
The Crosslake Art Club will hold its 33rd annual art show and sale, "A Splash of Color," from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Aug. 10-12,...
July 26, 2017 - 8:30am
National Night Out on tap Aug. 1 in Pequot Lakes
Pequot Lakes will host its second annual National Night Out from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1, at Trailside Park to raise community-police awareness. Activities include a bounce house, live entertainment by Tim "Off Duty" Eggebraaten, snapshot with a cop, emergency vehicle displays, Traveling...
July 26, 2017 - 7:30am
Crosslake Night Out set for Aug. 1
The third annual Crosslake Night Out will take place from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1. Meet and visit with Crosslake police officers and firefighters, look for chamber member businesses offering discounts and enjoy refreshments and activities.
July 26, 2017 - 6:30am
Minnesota author to have signed books at Summerfest
Award-winning Minnesota author Connie Claire (Peterson) Szarke will participate in Pine River Summerfest on Friday and Saturday, July 28 and...
July 26, 2017 - 6:00am
July 24, 2017
Pine River Summerfest events schedule listed - Event runs July 26-30
Pine River Summerfest will run Wednesday-Sunday, July 26-30. The schedule is as follows: Wednesday, July 26 • 6-8 p.m.: The Warehouse Community...
July 24, 2017 - 8:00am
July 8, 2017
Bean Hole Days to feature community picnic
Celebrate Bean Hole Days on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 11-12, at Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes. The event will kick off with the first paddle...
July 8, 2017 - 5:00am
July 1, 2017
July 4 fireworks delayed in Hackensack to Sweetheart Days
The traditional Independence Day fireworks show in Hackensack instead will be held Tuesday, July 11, this year during the annual Sweetheart Days celebration. Donated funding for the two events was low this past year, which prompted Chamber of Commerce and community members to discuss...
July 1, 2017 - 8:30am
June 29, 2017
Fourth of July festivities
For those celebrating the Fourth of July holiday in the lakes area, following is a roundup of activities, including parades, fireworks and more: Mission Township Saturday, July 1 11 a.m.: Independence Day Parade will start at Oak Spur and proceed up Mission Park Drive to Mission Park....
June 29, 2017 - 7:30am
June 27, 2017
GUMC to host annual rummage sale
Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes will host its annual rummage sale from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 29, and 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, June 30. Items such as clothing, vintage jewelry, household items, furniture, toys and sports equipment will be for sale. Perennial...
June 27, 2017 - 6:30am
June 23, 2017
Fifty Lakes Family Fun Day is Saturday
Fifty Lakes Family Fun Day will run from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, June 24, in the 50 Lakes Bar parking lot/pavilion. The day will feature vendors, crafts, food booths, frozen T-shirt contest, Water Wars, dart game, Bounce House, minnow races and kiddie land. Muddy Waters will...
June 23, 2017 - 6:30am
June 7, 2017
Crosslake Garden Club plant sale is June 10
The Crosslake Area Garden Club will host its annual plant sale from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 10, at the Crosslake Community Center shelter.
June 7, 2017 - 7:30am
Watch for Lions on Nisswa street corners June 24
Members of the Nisswa Lions Club will take to the streets of Nisswa on Saturday, June 24, to raise funds as part of the annual White Cane Day. The Lions will be outside the Nisswa Post Office from 8 a.m. to noon, and outside Schaefer's Foods, Holiday Station, Wendy's, The Pickle Factory...
June 7, 2017 - 5:30am
June 2, 2017
Reminders - June 2, 2017
PR-B graduation Pine River-Backus High School graduation will be at 7 p.m. Friday, June 2, in the high school performance gym. Nisswa plant sale The Nisswa Garden Club's annual spring plant sale will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 3, in the Schaefer's Foods parking...
June 2, 2017 - 3:30am
June 1, 2017
Calendar of events: June 1, 2017
JUNE 2 Pine River-Backus High School graduation, 7 p.m., high school performance gym 3 Cherry Car Show, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes 3 Tour of the Lakes Bicycle Ride 3 Nisswa Garden Club plant sale, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Schaefer's Foods parking lot 3-4 Leech Lake Walleye...
June 1, 2017 - 9:30am