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A fundraising benefit for Jodi Geving will be hosted Saturday, Aug. 16 from 3-8 p.m. at the Hawk’s Nest establishment on the Purple Hawk Country Club. A chili feed with all the fixings, raffles, bake sale and silent auction will fill the afternoon. A highlight silent auction item will be a week’s stay on Gull [...]

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According to the Isanti County Relay for Life website, 14 teams and 110 participants raised $28,000 for the American Cancer Society during the Isanti County Relay for Life event held Aug. 8 at Spectacular Events in Isanti. Click on any photo below to begin slideshow. Photos by Rachel Kytonen

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After hosting the Minnesota State Championship BMX race in Isanti this past weekend, Isanti is gearing up to host the Minnesota State BMX Finals Aug. 22-24. During the Isanti City Council meeting Aug. 6, the Council approved a special event application for the Rum River BMX Association to host the State BMX Finals at its [...]

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Melissa Skiba has a passion for the local community, having graduated from Braham Westview High School and working as a teen at Grover’s Grocery in Stanchfield and later Warehouse Grocery in Cambridge. In 1987, Melissa was in a Community Theater performance with Dolly Fairchild. Dolly recruited Melissa to work part-time at Fairchild Insurance Specialists. After [...]

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A special service was held at Living Branch Lutheran Church, North Branch, on Sunday, Aug. 3, to welcome Pastor Micah Schmidt, who is the new pastor of the church. Schmidt, originally from Tacoma, Washington, is a recent graduate of Concordia Seminary in St. Louis. He and his wife Elizabeth presently live in North Branch and [...]

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Support the Bonnette family by coming out to the Bowling for Buzz benefit from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at Elsie’s in northeast Minneapolis. Renee Bonnette is the sister of C&H Siding and Remodeling co-owner Rande Christensen of Cambridge. Buzz Bonnette of Blaine was diagnosed in April 2014 with Stage IV sarcamatoid renal [...]

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