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On Saturday, Aug. 18, at the Isanti County fairgrounds, Cambridge from 3 p.m. til dark all Veterans and their families are invited to a barbeque. Barbeque pork, table service and beverages provided. Bring a dish to pass and lawn chair for your comfort. There is no charge for the picnic POW-MIA (tethered) hot air ballon [...]

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The 2012 North Branch Midsummer Ambassadors attended a fun-filled week July 16- 20 with “Royal Sparkle Night” at the Target Field with the Minnesota Twins. The Ambassadors were able to walk on the field and be announced as they crossed home plate. It was a great night, especially with a Twins win. On July 17 [...]

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Troy Heling to perform a “Cool Time Concert”  We R Able continues its “Cool Time Concerts” with a performance by Troy Heling of Rush City, on Thursday, Aug. 23.  He will play his guitar at the North Country Coffee Shop in the North Branch Outlets beginning at 6 p.m. Heling performs a variety of music [...]

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Northwoods Humane Society (NHS) has provided many services to Chisago County, Washington County, and surrounding communities since opening in 2000. They have been there for community members in their times of need, whether they have no other choice but to surrender their beloved pet or they are simply trying to save a stray animal by [...]

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The Refuge Network, a multi-community organization whose primary purpose is to provide supportive services for people who are currently involved or have been involved in an abusive relationship, is hosting its 4th Annual Black Dog Motorcycle Ride to raise money for the organization’s Black Dog Hill Domestic Abuse Shelter. On Saturday, July 14, bikers will [...]

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World-renowned fresco artist Mark Balma started painting three frescoes on freestanding arches outside St. John’s Lutheran Church in Stacy this week. The blistering heat last week didn’t allow Balma to get a start on the frescoes because the medium used to create the works of art would begin to dry before it could be finished. [...]

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