Economic Gateway http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com The Good Life News RSS Feed Fri, 25 May 2018 02:14:34 -0700 en-us Osakis-Summer Fun Destination http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=17171 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Osakis, on the shores of Lake Osakis, is the place to go for summer fun. Lake Osakis is a 6,300 acre lake that is fabulous for fishing. The chamber's website is a wealth of knowledge on all thing... Long Prairie-A Busy and Growing Community http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=17170 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Long Prairie is the county seat for Todd County and has a population of about 3,500. It is near beautiful Lake Charlotte, a great spot for lake lovers. The town continues to expand with a new hospital... Eagle Bend- “Minnesota's Hometown” http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=17169 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Eagle Bend is known as “Minnesota's Hometown” and for good reason. The town has a truly hometown feel! They aim to work hard to bring new business to town and grow, but also to keep th... Browerville-The Heart of Minnesota http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=16804 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Browerville has a low cost of living and a major employer, Dan’s Prize. Located in Browerville’s industrial park Dan’s Prize provides custom meats across the country. They work hard ... Bertha-Small Town Feel with Big City Amenities http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=16803 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Thu, 25 May 6800 15:24:46 -0800 Bertha is known having a lot of amenities but still a small town feel. Housing in Bertha is very affordable and they have the luxury of a healthcare facility in town. There's also a kindergarten t... Upsala-A Charming Small Town http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=16802 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 For a small town with a neat and charming downtown, Upsala is the place to visit or even move! Check out the “city that is always looking up.” Cedar Lake Campground operated by the America... Swanville-Small Town with Lots To Do! http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=16801 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Looking for a small town to live but still with lots to do and see? Looking for a beautiful town with lakes around? Swanville may be just the place you are looking for! It might be a small town, but t... Living in Royalton http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=16800 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Royalton is a progressive community with a young population. The median age is 34. With a population of 1,242, Royalton is a small but growing community. Located on the Platte River, Royalton has thri... Randall-The Beauty of the Lakes http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=16344 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Randall is in the southern part of the renowned Brainerd Lakes Area. The town has its own lakes to brag about. On the banks of the Little Elk River and near Lake Alexander, for lake fun all year long ... Little Falls-History and Fun http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=16343 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Thu, 25 May 2800 15:21:44 -0800 Little Falls is one of the oldest communities in Minnesota. For true small town charm, but still with booming business and industry, Little Falls is a great place to visit or call home. Little Falls w... Pierz-A Mile Long Main Street and Fun all Year http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=16342 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Pierz’s history can be traced back to German Catholic farmers who started the town and name it Pierz after it was originally incorporated as “Rich Prairie.” Pierz maintains its Germa... A Friendly and Fun Town-Pequot Lakes http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=16293 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The people of Pequot Lakes, all 2,300 of them, are proud of their friendly little tourist town. In the middle of lake country, Pequot Lakes is a growing, family-oriented town. With a mix of jobs and i... Gateway to the Whitefish Chain of Lakes-Jenkins http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15974 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A visit to Jenkins opens the gate to the Whitefish Chain of Lakes, which is 14 connected lakes. The closest lake in the chain to Jenkins is Lake Bertha, which specializes in Bluegill and Northern Pike... #DotheLake in Garrison http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15973 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Garrison is home base on a trip to Lake Mille Lacs anytime during the year. Lake Mille Lacs is one of Minnesota’s largest lakes and has activities all the time. Group and guided fishing opportun... East Gull Lake-A Beautiful Backdrop http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15972 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Thu, 25 May 2400 15:18:42 -0800 With trails, parks, and resorts East Gull Lake has a beautiful backdrop. If golf sounds fun- East Gull Lake courses have 108 holes!  In town there are city tennis courts and even an airport. The ... Cass Lake-Where Beauty Awaits http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15971 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Cass Lake is known as the gateway to its namesake lake Cass Lake and the Chippewa National Forest. Fun times fishing, hunting and camping can be had in this beautiful city. As headquarters for the Min... Farming Traditions-Lastrup http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15409 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In Morrison County near Little Falls is the friendly little town of Lastrup. This town has a beautiful city park with camping available and a playground. Farming is a tradition in Lastrup and the Sunr... Bowlus-A Friendly Stop on the Trail http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15408 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Thu, 25 May 8000 15:17:00 -0800 Bowlus is the only town within stopping distance along the Soo Line Trail. The trail is great for biking and snowmobiling. As a year long trail it extends for miles and even meets up with the Lake Wob... Nisswa a True Vacation Destination http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15407 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Nisswa may be a small town but in the summer it's where the fun is and the people are! In the Brainerd Lakes Area, Nisswa is known for its shopping, golf, resorts and water fun! There's so man... Manhattan Beach -A True Gem http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15406 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Thu, 25 May 8400 15:15:39 -0800 Far away from the Manhattan many think of, is a town full of fun and beautiful sights. Manhattan Beach is in Crow Wing County near Crosslake. A small town of just 57 people it is straight north of Bra... Fifty Lakes in the Land of 10,000 http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15405 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 How much more needs to be said...A Minnesota summer is all about the lakes! Fifty Lakes has the perfect mix of a small town, laid back atmosphere and lakes, everywhere. This is a great place to go to ... An Old Mining Town “Ironton” http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15029 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 To learn more about the mining history of Minnesota there's no better place than Ironton. Ironton was once home to 14 mines, and now it is home to 14 lakes! The sister city to Ironton, Crosby, has... Emily-Family Fun! http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15028 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Thu, 25 May 4000 15:13:58 -0800 Located in the northeast corner of Crow Wing County Emily has all the family fun a person needs. The city is a big draw for tourists with the opportunity to bird watch, ride ATV, fish and hunt. With t... Wadena County-Live, Play, Explore http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15027 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wadena County is on the north west edge of Region 5. Wadena County has strategic access to rails, trails and roads and is beautifully positioned between farmland and forests. The area is well poised f... The Beauty of Crow Wing County http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=15026 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Thu, 25 May 4400 15:12:37 -0800 Crow Wing County is on the eastern portion of Region 5. The county is well known for its natural beauty, including the lakes. There are 400 in the county and 75 rivers. Crow Wing State Forest has ...