Keep up with Region 5

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Browerville-The Heart of Minnesota

Monday, April 30, 2018

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...
Upsala-A Charming Small Town

Monday, April 16, 2018

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...
Swanville-Small Town with Lots To Do!

Monday, April 09, 2018

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...
Living in Royalton

Monday, April 02, 2018

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...
Randall-The Beauty of the Lakes

Monday, March 26, 2018

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...
Little Falls-History and Fun

Monday, March 19, 2018

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 Friendly and Fun Town-Pequot Lakes

Monday, March 05, 2018

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...
#DotheLake in Garrison

Monday, February 19, 2018

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...
East Gull Lake-A Beautiful Backdrop

Monday, February 12, 2018

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...
Cass Lake-Where Beauty Awaits

Monday, February 05, 2018

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...
Farming Traditions-Lastrup

Monday, January 29, 2018

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...
Bowlus-A Friendly Stop on the Trail

Monday, January 22, 2018

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...
Nisswa a True Vacation Destination

Monday, January 15, 2018

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...
Manhattan Beach -A True Gem

Monday, January 08, 2018

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...
Fifty Lakes in the Land of 10,000

Monday, January 01, 2018

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...
An Old Mining Town “Ironton”

Monday, December 25, 2017

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...
Emily-Family Fun!

Monday, December 18, 2017

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...
Wadena County-Live, Play, Explore

Monday, December 11, 2017

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...
The Beauty of Crow Wing County

Monday, December 04, 2017

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...
Deerwood-Come Visit the Woods!

Monday, November 27, 2017

On a drive through north central Minnesota one town that likely stands out is the town with a big deer statue, that's Deerwood. Nestled among...
Brainerd-Fun Time for All

Monday, November 20, 2017

Biking, watching racing, swimming, skiing, amusement park visits, shopping, golf, boating, the list of activities to do in Brainerd just goes on and on. Brainerd...

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