News & Announcements

Camp Knutson In Crosslake Celebrates A Night Under The Stars

Camp Knutson’s volunteers are presenting their annual Night Under The Stars event: “Rooted Together With Love,” on Saturday evening, July 18th, 2020 with a virtual gathering and online auction to benefit Camp Knutson.Camp Knutson is the camp in Crosslake that caters to campers who have identified needs (chronic skin conditions, heart disease, Down syndrome, HIV/AIDS, etc). The online event will …

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Brainerd Park Board Cancels All 2020 Youth Summer Programs

According to a post on their Facebook page, Brainerd Parks and Recreation program has decided to cancel all the 2020 youth summer programs. After reviewing executive orders from the Governor, Minnesota Department of Health and CDC, the board decided to cancel summer programs. It was also noted that most programs end at the end of July anyways. The post also …

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Central Lakes College To Cancel All Fall Sports Due To Covid-19

Might this be the first domino to fall? The Minnesota College Athletic Conference announced late Tuesday that fall sports have been cancelled, including football and volleyball at Central Lakes College, in light of COVID-19 and the importance of player and coach safety. “We are wholeheartedly disappointed that our Raider athletes won’t be able to compete this fall, but we have …

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Here’s Where To Watch Fireworks

If you are looking to watch fireworks this year, there are still some towns that will fire them off. However, they are not wanting people to gather in large groups. Many of the fireworks will be shot off from islands or over lakes, meaning there are numerous ways to observe the fireworks from boat or land, but not where everyone …

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BREAKING: Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office Looking For Missing Teen

The Aitkin County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a runaway. 17-year-old Jason Tibbetts was last seen on the evening of 6-23-2020 wearing blue jean’s and a black shirt. He is approximately 5’7″, 128 lbs with blonde hair and hazel colored eyes. Jason is special needs and may be in the City of Aitkin or the …

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Highway 18 Detour To Garrison

Highway 18 closes, detours for bridge work east of Brainerd July 13 The Minnesota Department of Transportation is warning us of a detour coming in the  middle of July.

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