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Braham Area Event Center is hosting free auditions this week for a local production of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” Adults and young people may try out for acting, singing and dancing roles at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16. Auditions are free, though a participation free may apply if cast. Performers of all experience levels, [...]

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The city of Braham is looking for at least four more commercial applicants to participate in its Small Cities Development program. The city applied for and was awarded the funds last July for rehabilitating 14 low- and moderate-income occupied homes and seven commercial buildings. So far, the city has approved nine residential renovations and three [...]

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Jay Wiggins’ ability to taste the different ingredients of a dish or spirit can transform him into a mad scientist of sorts, especially when it comes to making wine. Enthusiasts of grape, mead and fruit wines are discovering this passion, coupled with Wiggins’ “go big or go home” philosophy in life, for themselves at James [...]

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me — the Cambridge-Isanti High School volleyball teams are back for the fourth year with their Dig Pink campaign. With October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Dig Pink campaign each year raises money to support local cancer resource organizations and those fighting cancer. This year, the varsity, junior varsity and B-squad volleyball teams have [...]

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In 2009, the Family Pathways Cambridge Food Shelf was serving approximately 250 families per month. Throughout 2014, the food shelf has been serving an average of 700 families per month. If you’re looking to help those benefiting from the Cambridge Food Shelf, you are encouraged to attend the fifth annual Hayride 4 Food Drive from [...]

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Angelic voices reverberated religious choir music from the Lobkowicz Palace in Prague. One of the melodic altos was Cambridge resident Emilee Selin. She and 87 other Northwestern University choir members traveled throughout the Czech Republic and Hungary for 10 days to bring their singing to churches and other historic sites in the region. Lobkowicz was [...]

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As of Oct. 3, Rhonda Fischer will serve as interim principal at Cambridge Primary School until further notice. CPS Principal Chris Grote was put on paid administrative leave effective Sept. 30. Grote was formally charged Sept. 30 in Isanti County District Court in Cambridge with two counts of gross misdemeanor stalking and misdemeanors of disorderly [...]

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