News & Announcements

22 Oversize Teddy Bears Riding A Roller Coaster

In case you haven’t seen this:  A video has been making the rounds of 22 oversize teddy bears taking a roller coaster ride. It’s great because the speed of the coaster combined with the twists, turns, and wind makes them move and sway as if they’re having the time of their lives.  It was filmed at a Dutch theme park. …

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Grand Casino Mille Lacs Announces Re-Opening Date

Grand Casino Mille Lacs will reopen on Monday at 9:00 a.m. All workers and guests will be required to wear a mask. Masks will be available for purchase at the casino for $1. Any employee with a temperature over 100 will not be allowed to work and guests with a temp in the triple digits will not be allowed entrance. …

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Led Zeppelin To Stream Celebration Day On YouTube

Led Zeppelin fans can rejoice that the Celebration Day O2 Arena show is going to be available for stream through YouTube this Saturday. This is a 3 day streaming event, so plan your viewing party now!  Get ready to log on to the official Led Zeppelin YouTube channel beginning at 2pm Central Saturday and relive this legendary reunion show. It …

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Let’s Remember Our Front Line Workers Need Our Help

Crow Wing County staff are asking residents for help in donating any extra masks, gloves or hand sanitizer residents may have to spare. There is a drop box outside of the front entrance of the Community Services building for residents to drop all donations. 204 Laurel Street in Brainerd. Staff will monitor the box and bring items inside. Residents should …

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Watch These Burglars Get Scared Away By A Tiny Dog

Once again this is why I Love dogs. A couple of burglars in Australia were chased out of a 78-year-old woman’s house by her tiny Maltese dog.  Security video shows them entering through the front door, and then a few seconds later they come running out with the little pup in hot pursuit.

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Brainerd Community Action Makes 4th Of July Announcement

The Brainerd Community Action has issued a statement regarding the 2020 4th of July Celebration in Brainerd and Baxter. The fireworks will go on! Brainerd has often been referred to as Minnesota’s 4th of July capitol and although it may be slightly different than our traditional celebration, we are committed to provide a firework display rivaling those of our past. …

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