? Chef from Brainerd is Beard semifinalist Nick Weinhandl, a Brainerd High School graduate, is semifinalist for the 2014 James Beard Restaurant and Chef Award.
Motorists should beware of Halloween pedestrians Increased pedestrian traffic throughout Halloween afternoon and night hours means drivers must be particularly mindful to scan streets and intersections for trick-or-treaters and their parents.
? Grad Blast Coupon Book FundraiserAITKIN - Aitkin High School 2013 seniors and their parents are selling Herberger's Community Day booklets to support Grad Blast, an annual lock-in held the night of graduation as a fun, safe send-off for graduating seniors. The coupon type booklets cost $5 with the organization keeping 100 percent of the booklet price. In turn, the customer receives up to $400 in special shopping offers at Herberger's and other stores listed in the booklet.
The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will be offering a 55+ Driver Improvement Course on the following days: from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 30 (4 hour refresher), Pine River State Bank, 103 Mill St. S., Pine River; 8 a.m.
55+ driver improvement program offered The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will be offering a 55+ Driver Improvement Course on the following days: from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 5-6 (8 hr.
Dorinda Hamilton open house canceled The open house for Dorinda Hamilton has been canceled due to her illness. The open house had been scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 1.
Area businesses highlighted WALKER - The public is invited to the Cass County Economic Development Corporation's annual meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday. The purpose of the annual meeting is to summarize this past year's progress and to introduce and thank EDC board members for their service and dedication. Two area businesses, CavCom in Walker and RREAL, of Pine River, will summarize their progress at the meeting. The Cass County EDC worked with these two business owners in their initial development phase.
AITKIN - The Aitkin High School Business Professionals of America will sponsor a sloppy Joe supper from 4:30-7 p.m. Friday at the Aitkin High School cafeteria.
The market also will be open May 29 (Memorial Day weekend) and Sept. 4 (Labor Day weekend).
...refresher courses. The program is open to the public. Preregistration is recommended but not required. A Minnesota Highway Safety and Research Center certified instructor teaches the class. The fee for the four-hour refresher course is $18. Persons...
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