Tag: Brainerd Lakes Area

Mental Health Awareness Month with Wellness in the Wood, Crisis Line

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/28/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Mental Health Awareness Month may be coming to a close this holiday weekend but taking care of your mind is just as essential as taking care of your body. We recently spoke with mental health advocates from Wellness in the Woods and the Crisis Line, who serve…
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May 28, 2021 0

Host Families Sought for Foreign Exchange Students

Ayusa, a nonprofit organization that promotes global learning and leadership through exchange programs is looking for lakes area families to host foreign exchange students for the 2021-2022 school year. Ayusa students are fully insured, bring their own spending money and are proficient in English. Dan Miesle, the local Ayusa community representative will be at the…
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April 11, 2021 0

First Ever Home Grown Local Radio Scavenger Hunt Rules

The First Ever Home Grown Local Radio Scavenger Hunt is sponsored by Cub Foods of Brainerd and Baxter, Station 371 in Pine River, HD Auto Repair in Brainerd, Joe’s Pizza in Pequot Lakes, Tyke’s Carpet Castle in Brainerd, Riverwood Healthcare, Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Thurlow Hardware in Pequot Lakes, FitQuest in Baxter, Brandl Chevrolet in…
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February 22, 2021 0

Lakes Area Music Festival Awarded $10,000 Grant

The Lakes Area Music Festival was approved for a $10,000 Grants for Arts Projects award to support its 2021 festival season. This project will serve residents and summer visitors of central Minnesota with performances of classical music, according to a news release. The festival project is among 1,073 projects across America selected to receive grants…
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February 7, 2021 0

Outreach Program of Brainerd Lakes Area hits Major Milestone the week of Christmas

Shawn Hansen, Executive Director of The Outreach Program of Brainerd Lakes Area joined us as their organization hit a major milestone with their service this week. But, Hansen first tells us what things have been like for the holiday season. Hansen then explains the milestone achieved. Hansen went on to say how the milestone is…
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December 24, 2020 0