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First National Bank of Walker announced that the Jenkins branch will close July 11, and the building will be moved to Baxter.

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:29pm

Tony Washa of Grand Champion Meats in Crosslake was one of 21 people awarded the distinction of a Master Meat Crafter in January.

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:20pm

Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center (SJMC), Brainerd, achieved the Healthgrades 2014 Outstanding Patient Experience Award.

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:20pm

On March 25, Greta Seavey turned in the PTM Medallion and collected the prize for the first PTM Medallion Hunt at Pequot Tool & Manufacturing in Jenkins.

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:19pm

For the first time in nearly 10 years, the Minnesota Legislature approved a hike in the state minimum wage, vaulting the state from one of the lowest minimums in the country to near the top. Gov.

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:19pm

SPROUT and the Region Five Development Council (R5DC), based in Brainerd, were selected by the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) Research Foundation to participate in the 2014 WealthWorks Training through NADO’s Rural Wealth Creation initiative, supported by the Ford Foundat...

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 6:00pm

Nor-Son announces the addition of Monte Mraz as manager of building services and special projects.

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 5:59pm

Marianne Washburn is the new executive director for Sexual Assault Services in Brainerd, succeeding Rose Kramer, who served in the position for 25 years before retiring.

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 5:59pm

For approximately a year Jim Etzel used soil amendments from Midwestern Bio-Ag and inoculants from Mycorrhizal Applications to improve soils at Happy Dancing Turtle and in small garden plots before he decided to turn his soil improvement into a business.

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 5:59pm

Sherwood Forest lodge in Lake Shore will reopen this spring as an events center managed by Prairie Bay restaurant in Baxter. After opening in the spring of 2012 as Sherwood Forest Tavern, that restaurant closed last December.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:53pm

This year's Best of Awards at the Minneapolis Events Center on Thursday, March 20, saw many local resorts, tourism and social media efforts not only nominated, but awarded as some of top honors outside the metro area.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:53pm

Area Realtors help their communities The Greater Lakes Association of Realtors donated $5,000 to the following area food shelves: Aitkin, Akeley, Brainerd/Baxter, Crosby, Crosslake, Emily, Garrison, Hackensack, Isle, Little Falls, Longville, Motley, Park Rapids, Nisswa/Pequot Lakes, Pierz, Pillager,...

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:49pm

Several area members of the Congress of Minnesota Resorts (CMR) attended their annual Day on the Hill in St. Paul on March 18-19, lobbying for common-sense legislation that is important to resort owners and the resort industry.

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 5:04pm

This summer the Pine River Family Market could carry produce grown by your neighbors. Owner Chuck Welte and Produce Manager Carl Anderson are gearing up for a summer of local produce.

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 5:04pm

Gail Leverson, Cass County Economic Development Corp.

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 5:04pm

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