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June 8, 2019
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Kay Spizzo and Deb Pearo sort through donations Tuesday, April 23, at Common Goods in Crosslake.
Crosslake: Many hands make light work - Common Goods thrives thanks to volunteers
June 8, 2019 - 6:30am
May 24, 2019
Reminders: May 25-30, 2019
May 24, 2019 - 5:30am
April 20, 2019
Adopt a Highway enables residents who are environmentally conscious to make a personal contribution to a cleaner environment. Minnesota Department of Transportation. Click or tap to view the entire image.
MnDOT sees $7 million benefit from Adopt a Highway
April 20, 2019 - 8:00am
April 13, 2019
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Crosslake Cares focuses on the power of aging
April 13, 2019 - 11:00am
April 6, 2019
Chad Nelson, along with his wife Lisa, has operated Insurance Brokers of Minnesota in Pequot Lakes for the past 12 years. Dan Determan / Echo Journal
Lake Country Faces: Nelson lends a hand where he can
April 6, 2019 - 4:00am
November 25, 2018
Blood drives slated in Nisswa, Pequot Lakes
November 25, 2018 - 8:00am
November 16, 2018
Members of the community gathered to kick off the 2018 red kettle bell-ringing campaign Thursday at Cub Foods in Baxter -- including Lt. Scott Ruse (third from left), Cub Foods owner Chris Quisberg and Baxter City Council member Todd Holman (both back row, right side). Submitted photo
Volunteers needed: Salvation Army kicks off 2018 red kettle campaign
November 16, 2018 - 9:00am
July 19, 2018
Nick Reindl of Brainerd and Peggy Saumer were named the winners of the Outstanding Senior Citizen Awards by The Center during a ceremony Wednesday, July 18, in Lum Park. The couple will be featured at the upcoming Crow Wing County Fair and later at the Minnesota State Fair. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video and Gallery play button
Outstanding Crow Wing Co. seniors honored for compassion, willingness to help
July 19, 2018 - 6:00pm
June 3, 2018
Micheal Dallman (left) and Ken Holst of Brainerd volunteer at Camp Ripley handling wreaths. They are clients of Oakridge Woodview, which provides residential and support services for the developmental disabled or those with special needs. Submitted photo
Developmentally disabled, special needs community volunteer
June 3, 2018 - 6:00am
May 30, 2018
Faith in Action volunteer training set May 31
May 30, 2018 - 11:03pm
May 28, 2018
Volunteers invited to Camp Knutson for spring meeting
May 28, 2018 - 6:30am
May 13, 2018
Hannah Ray, Madison Conrad, Hope Anderson and Chloe Deutsch clean up the Linda Ulland Memorial Park area in Crosslake.
Communities benefit from Day of Caring
May 13, 2018 - 3:00am
April 9, 2018
Amy Gray
Crow Wing Energized: Why Volunteerism is the Ultimate "We" Gift
April 9, 2018 - 10:30am
April 7, 2018
Day of Caring volunteers looking for projects
April 7, 2018 - 4:30am
March 16, 2018
Joe Doerfler, a longtime Crosslake resident, is honored as this year's grand marshal for the St. Patrick's Day parade because of his lengthy list of volunteer contributions to the city. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Faces: At 80, St. Patrick's Day parade grand marshal Doerfler says activity is key to long life
March 16, 2018 - 9:00am