Tag: Brainerd

PGA Tour Canada CRMC Championship donates $50K

A total of $50,000 was donated to Cuyuna Regional Medical Center’s Charitable Fund from proceeds of the PGA Tour Canada CRMC Championship event at Cragun’s Legacy Courses in Brainerd last week. All the funds will assist area patients with their health care needs. One hundred and sixty golfers from around the world played in the…
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August 30, 2022 0

PGA Canada brings first event to States with CRMC Championship at Cragun’s this week

(Brainerd, MN) — For the first time in the history of PGA Canada, an event will be held on American soil with the CRMC Championship presented by Gerten’s at Cragun’s Legacy Course in Brainerd for a week-long schedule of events. Cragun’s Director of Golf and Tournament Director Jack Wawro first spoke about PGA Canada bringing this…
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August 21, 2022 0

Brainerd community invited to learn the vision for Highway 210

RELEASE FROM THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION: BAXTER, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation, City of Brainerd and Crow Wing County invite the Brainerd community to view the early design plans and receive a project update for the future Highway 210/Washington Street improvement project on Wednesday, Aug. 31.  The project team is excited to share the…
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August 18, 2022 0

Brainerd Lakes Chamber 8-16-22

Sue Galligan, Events and Connections Manager at Brainerd Lakes Chamber, updates us on upcoming chamber events and happenings around Brainerd, Pequot Lakes, Crosslake and Breezy Point.

August 16, 2022 0

‘Musicians Night Out’ Comes to Brainerd August 18

Join the Lakes Area Music Festival (LAMF) for a perfect pairing: Beethoven and Beer! LAMF Musicians’ Night Out will take place on Thursday, August 18 at 7 p.m. at Roundhouse Brewery. Don’t miss a chance to join the international roster of LAMF as they let loose playing music with colleagues and friends, new and old.…
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August 15, 2022 0

Expect increased congestion on Brainerd Lakes Area roads week of Monday, Aug. 15

BAXTER, Minn. – Motorists should plan for heavy traffic volumes and congestion on Highway 371 and other Brainerd Lakes Area roads in Crow Wing County. With some local roads closed for construction and more than 100,000 visitors expected to attend the 40th Annual Lucas Oil National Hot Rod Association Nationals race at the Brainerd International Raceway (BIR)…
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August 15, 2022 0

Lakes Area Music Festival’s 14th Annual Season Kicks Off July 30-31

The Lakes Area Music Festival opens its 14th annual season on July 30 and 31 with “Tribute to the Earth.” Saturday’s concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday’s event is at 2 p.m. – both in the new Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts, located in Brainerd. This orchestral concert, led by music director, Christian Reif, includes…
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July 21, 2022 0

Weekly DNR Conservation Officer Reports

District 9 – Brainerd area Last updated: 2022-07-18 CO Jim Guida (Brainerd East) patrolled for all-terrain vehicle and boating activity this past week. He received a report and investigated a very large litter-dumping complaint at a local wildlife management area parking lot. Numerous bags of rubbish and filth were left behind. Information was located and the…
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July 19, 2022 0

Brainerd Public Schools Update with Supt. Laine Larson

Outgoing Superintendent of Brainerd Public Schools joined us on the Wake the Lakes Morning Show to discuss her upcoming retirement and what’s coming up with Brainerd Schools. When asked about looking ahead to retirement, Larson said she doesn’t have the ‘senioritis’ version. Larson then went on to give the key dates for the upcoming graduation…
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May 20, 2022 0