News & Announcements

The Ultimate Party Recap

We wanted to take a moment and thank everyone for another great year of ‘The Ultimate Contest” here in the Brainerd Lakes Area!

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2021 Crosslake St. Patrick’s Day Parade Canceled

According to a Facebook post by the Crosslake Chamber of Commerce, it was announced on Friday that the 2021 version of the Crosslake St. Patrick’s Day Parade is canceled due to COVID restrictions.

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The Most Generous Community

I recently came across a story pointing out that charitable donations were up 25% in December of 2020 compared to 2019.  According to statistics, 40 states saw an increase in contributions, with the average citizen donating $608 to charity in 2020. Very impressive given the fact that 2020 has been a difficult year for everyone. That being said, in my …

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January is National Mentoring Month – Make The Difference In The Life Of A Lakes Area Child

How would you like to make a difference in the life of a child?  January is National Mentoring Month and Kinship Partners is always looking for caring adults who would like to become mentors to a number of lakes area children – some of whom have been on a waiting list for quite some time.

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