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Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center /Davina and the Vagabonds

We visited with Joey Yow, Director of the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center, about what they are doing in the weeks and months ahead bringing a diversified lineup of entertainment to the Brainerd Lakes Area. Davina and the Vagabonds (pictured above) will be there Saturday, September 17, 2022 for two shows at 2PM and…
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September 12, 2022 0

CLC Nominations sought in Award for Excellence in Teaching

Students, community members, staff and faculty are invited to nominate a Central Lakes College instructor for the upcoming Minnesota State Board of Trustees Educator of the Year Award for Excellence in Teaching. This award is an honor granted upon Minnesota State faculty to acknowledge and reward exceptional professional accomplishments and to encourage ongoing excellence in…
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September 7, 2022 0

CLC Music Calling All Students

Attention All State students and serious high school band musicians!  Did you know that there is an honor band symphonic and jazz band meeting weekly at Central Lakes College? Join the best band students from all around Central Minnesota, along with over 30 music educators, in a large symphonic band that meets once a week. There are also symphonic and jazz…
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August 17, 2022 0

Community is invited to join CLC music ensembles

The community is invited to join one of Central Lakes College’s 11 musical ensembles. Ensembles meet at different times throughout the day and evening hours, and are open to musicians of all levels, from beginner to expert.   There will be an audition and meet & greet with Director of Instrumental Music Jonathan Laflamme on Monday, August 22 from 4:30-6pm and 7-8:30 pm. The…
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August 15, 2022 0

Central Lakes College students earn honors at SkillsUSA National Championships

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/28/21) (Brainerd, MN) — A pair of Central Lakes College students received high honors at the recent SkillsUSA National Championship Competition. Student Benny Minten took 1st place in the Diesel Equipment Technology Contest and Caleb Hasbargen finished 3rd in the Welding Contest. Central Lakes College PSEO Ethan Strong also competed in…
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June 28, 2021 0

Two Central Lakes College welding students place at SkillsUSA competition

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/13/21) (Brainerd, MN) — Two Central Lakes College welding students recently earned top honors in the 2020-21 SkillsUSA Minnesota conference. The annual competition brings welding students from across the state to compete in the individual welding competition. CLC PSEO Ethan Strong and student Caleb Hasbargen each earned medals with Hasbargen earning…
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May 13, 2021 0

Central Lakes College to receiver NRCS Grant funding

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/12/21) (Brainerd, MN) — Central Lakes College was recently announced as part of a group to receive grant funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). CLC, along with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture and other project partners, will be awarded $3.5 million to implement conservation measures…
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May 12, 2021 0

Central Lakes College to hold 3 Graduation Ceremonies

RELEASE (5/8/21) Central Lakes College graduates will participate in their 2021 commencement ceremonies May 12-14. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the in-person ceremonies will be limited to graduates only, with family and friends invited to watch online via clcmn.edu, YouTube and Facebook. The details of the Ceremonies: Staples campus, 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 12. Student speaker…
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May 9, 2021 0

Central Lakes College NR Program, Baxter NRCS recongized with national award

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/23/21) (Brainerd, MN) — Central Lakes College’s Natural Resources Program and the Baxter Field Office of the Natural Resource Conservation Service were recently honored for their outstanding group of volunteers. The Chief’s Field Office National Earth Team Volunteer Award, handed out by the United States Department of Agriculture, recognizes only one…
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April 23, 2021 0