Volunteers are needed prior, during and after the Rush City Music & Art Festival, which runs Aug. 16 and 17 at the fairgrounds. •Aug. 16 Tables, bleachers and beer garden need to be set up (this will take about two hours). Shifts filled at the beer garden on a first-come-first-serve basis for one-hour timeslots, 6 […]
Join the city of North Branch for Concerts in the Park: a Hometown Celebration, in North Branch Central Park 6:45 p.m. Aug. 1. Enjoy story time; the first 50 families to come will receive their own copy of the book being read. This week the reader will be Jessica Keeney with Lakes Regions EMS sharing […]
Join the city of North Branch for Concerts in the Park: a Hometown Celebration, held in Central Park, 6:45 p.m., July 25. Enjoy story time where the first fifty families to come will receive their own copy of the book being read. This week the reader will be Mayor Ron Lindquist sharing “Mrs. McNosh Hangs […]
North Folk Winery in Stark received two bronze medals in the seventh annual Mid-American Wine Competition held at the Des Moines Area Community College campus in Ankeny, Iowa. “The quality of Midwestern wines continues to improve,” said Bob Foster, director of the Mid-American Wine Competition. “These are high-quality wines that wine lovers should seek out […]
Bob Dylan once prompted his listeners to revisit Highway 61, and now chambers of commerce and leaders in three counties along the historic thoroughfare are asking people to do the same. The counties of Chisago, Pine and Carlton are hoping that by taking a combined approach to tourism and economic development along Highway 61, people […]
The Concerts in the Park series in North Branch Central Park will feature Good Timin,’ a classic rock and country band, Thursday, 6:45 to 9 p.m. The storybook reader will be Dan Meyer, chief of the North Branch Police Department. This is a smoke-free, family-friendly event. The North Branch Area Lioness Club will provide concessions.