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2018 BEST OF THE BRAINERD LAKES NOMINEES Pine and Lakes Echo Journal July 19, 2018 • Brainerd Dispatch July 22, 2018

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CUSTOMER APPRECIATION PICNICS The Brainerd Dispatch and Echo Journal invite you to our Customer Appreciation picnics. A great opportunity for local businesses and the community to connect. We’ll be serving up some picnic classics- hotdogs, chips, water and pop. Plus you’ll have the opportunity to meet some of the 2018 Best of the Brainerd Lakes Nominees!

Tuesday, Aug. 14 • 11a-2p

506 James Street, Brainerd (Behind Wendy’s on Washington St.)

Wednesday, Aug. 15 • 11a-2p Pine and Lakes Echo Journal Office 4285 W Lake St, Pequot Lakes

We’ll also have a Best of the Brainerd Lakes voting station available on site!


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Pine and Lakes Echo Journal July 19, 2018 • Brainerd Dispatch July 22, 2018 • Brainerddispatch.com/bestofbrainerdlakes

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BEST LIQUOR STORE

Thank You for nominating us in 20 catagories!

14242 Dellwood Dr N, Baxter, MN 56425 (218) 829-6196

INCLUDING: Best Brainerd Restuarant, Best Lakeside Dining,

Best Wings, Best Ribs, Best Nachos

VOTE NOW! Northern Cowboy Flame & Brew

218-829-9872 • www.thenortherncowboy.com

Thank You!

Thank you for your nominations!

for nominating us in 3 different categories!

Nominated for Best Pharmacy - Vote for us!

• Best Customer Service • Best Boutique • Best Small Company to Work For

VOTE

Vote Every Day!

Now through August 21st

(218) 829-3926 galleryofbrainerd.com 222 South 7th Street, Brainerd

MN Lic. BC001969

2018 Best Boutique

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BAXTER LIQUOR MART

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Best Home Exterior Contractor

Best Large (+50) Company to Work For!

Best Real Estate Company in the 2018

Best of the Brainerd Lakes Contest!

218-454-EXIT www.ExitLakesRealty.com

Vote Today!

VOTE FOR US!

Vote Us #1 in Best Auto Service!

Monday thru Friday 8am-5pm • 13540 Ironwood Drive Brainerd, MN 56401 218-829-6764 • www.shannonsautobody.com

Employee Owned

Nominated Best Dessert

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Shannon’s Auto Body has provided auto body repair in Brainerd, MN since 1996. We are proud to provide service to customers across Aitkin County, Cass County, and Crow Wing County. We go above and beyond to make sure you receive the repair services you deserve. Our team is committed to 100% customer satisfaction.

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Thank you for nominating Nor-Son in 3 categories!

in the 2018 Best of the Brainerd Lakes Contest

for Best Pharmacy in Brainerd! 36084 Co. Rd. 66, Crosslake, MN 56442 (218) 692-4411

223 South Eighth Street • Brainerd, MN 218-829-3529 Store Hours: M-F: 8am-6pm•Saturday: 9am-5pm

Vote For Us for Best Brainerd Restaurant in 2018!

An Extension Of Our Home! Summer Hours 11am-9pm. Open Everyday.

Chalkboard Menu, Appetizers, Soup, Salad, Entrees, Desserts, All Homemade!

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Thank you for all the nominations! The categories we were nominated for: Best Newspaper: Brainerd Dispatch Pine and Lakes Echo Journal Best Shopper: Echoland Shopper Magazine: Minnesota Home Her Voice

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We sincerely thank you for your nominations! ~ Brent & Lacie Zinda

Love of the Lakes Lakes Area Dining Guide Weddings North Local Celebrity: Renee Richardson Steve Kohls Newspaper Columnist: Chelsey Perkins

Nancy Vogt DeLynn Howard Mike Bialka Renee Richardson Travis Grimler Theresa Bourke Jeremy Millsop

Photographer: Steve Kohls Kelly Humphrey Customer Service: The Brainerd Dispatch Best Large Company to work for: Brainerd Dispatch

Best Small Company to work for: Pine and Lakes Echo Journal


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Pine and Lakes Echo Journal July 19, 2018 • Brainerd Dispatch July 22, 2018 • Brainerddispatch.com/bestofbrainerdlakes

VOTE FOR US!

Full-Time, Part-Time and Drop In Available

Your Brainerd Lakes area Childcare

NOMINATED FOR BEST OUTDOOR DINING!

VOTE FOR US!

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VOTE FOR US! BEST CHILD CARE FACILITY

VOTE AT: BRAINERDDISPATCH.COM/BESTOFBRAINERDLAKES

brainerddispatch.com/bestofbrainerdlakes 1 mile west of Emily on Co. Rd. 1. 8 miles NE of Crosslake 218-763-2169 • www.emilygreens.com

If you are looking for the best of the best in childcare, you have come to the right place. We are experienced in childcare; Infant, Toddler, Preschool and School readiness is our specialty. We are here for your family needs... 4 Star Parent Aware Rated!

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3 Proud Locations to Serve You!

Brainerd & Baxter • 218-270-3100 Pequot Lakes 218-568-4898

ON THE SHORES OF GULL LAKE │218-829-3918 │ERNIESONGULL.COM

100 years tried and true.

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Please consider this when you cast your vote!

Vote for us daily starting July 2nd at brainerddispatch.com/ bestofbrainerdlakes

VOTE FOR US! Nominated for the Best Hotel/Motel! Vote for us daily starting July 2nd

Nominated for the BEST of THE BRAINERD LAKES in EYE CARE.

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brainerddispatch.com/bestofbrainerdlakes

218.829.2020 • NorthernEyeCenter.com

218.829.2020 • NorthernEyeCenter.com • Little Falls • Staples Brainerd • LittleBrainerd Falls • Staples

Thank You for Voting EL Menk Jewelers for Best Jewelers in the

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Vote Us #1 in Customer Service

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WE VALUE YOUR BUSINESS

Proud to Call Nisswa Home

2018 Best of the

Brainerd Lakes Contest.

Vote Us Your #1 Hardware Store!

Monday thru Friday 8am-5pm • 13540 Ironwood Drive Brainerd, MN 56401 218-829-6764 • www.shannonsautobody.com

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Thanks for nominating us for Best Auto Care, Best Customer Service, & Best Small Company to Work For -- now go vote and help us reach #1!

Corner of 7th & Laurel • Downtown Brainerd • 829-7266 • www.elmenkjewelers.com

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Our years of experience and reputation for quality craftsmanship are standards you can trust. When you choose to build with Baratto Brothers, you’re building with one of the best.

(218) 692-1070 LIC. #BC322437

13872 Shafer Rd Crosslake, MN 56442

Locally owned and operated with over 30 years of experience in the hardware business.

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Shannon’s Auto Body has provided auto body repair in Brainerd, MN since 1996. We are proud to provide service to customers across Aitkin County, Cass County, and Crow Wing County. We go above and beyond to make sure you receive the repair services you deserve. Our team is committed to 100% customer satisfaction.

Vote For Us For Best Tree Company!

Please Vote for US!

Nominated for

Best Home Builder

We appreciate your vote for Best Sunday Brunch!

Cast your vote at: www.brainerddispatch.com/bestofbrainerdlakes

Black Bear Lodge offers something for everyone’s appetite!

W W W. B A R A T T O B R O T H E R S . C O M

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Helping you see clearly

VOTE FOR US!

JOEL HARTMAN

that we are your #1 Eye Clinic.

Thank you for your votes.

Nominated for

BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE!

I’m honored to have been nominated for Best Real Estate Agent in the Brainerd Lakes Area.

Vote for us daily starting July 2nd

brainerddispatch.com/bestofbrainerdlakes

VOTE FOR ME WEBSITE:

GreenheckAutoGlass.com

www.brainerddispatch.com /bestofbrainerdlakes#//

All Work Guaranteed

218-824-6065

Joel Hartman, Exit Lakes Realty Premier 218-821-0513

118 Washington St. • Brainerd Locally Owned & Operated

joel@homesstore.net

www.brenny.com

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We appreciate your nominations and would be proud to call ourselves the #1 Grocer in the Lakes Area.

for us!

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As a locally owned, family operated funeral home serving the community members providing compassionate care and excellent service to those who are navigating the difficult journey of losing a loved one, we would be honored to be voted as your #1 Funeral Home in the Lakes Area.

VOTE

KIDS TO PLAY! VOTE AT brainerddispatch. com/bestofbrainerdlakes

15739 Audubon Way (Hwy 371) Baxter, MN 56425 417 8th Ave. NE, Brainerd - (218)828-1816 14133 Edgewood Drive, Baxter - (218)828-4601

www.cub.com

218-824-3232

www.brainerdhi.com

WAY TO GO BRAINERD LAKES AREA! With 1,800 nominees in 117 categories it just goes to show how proud our people are of their community and their local businesses.

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7870 Excelsior Rd., Baxter 218.828.9545 • 877.338.3957

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Dr. Jackie McCall

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ON THE BRAINERD DISPATCH BEST OF THE BRAINERD LAKES


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Pine and Lakes Echo Journal July 19, 2018 • Brainerd Dispatch July 22, 2018 • Brainerddispatch.com/bestofbrainerdlakes

THANK YOU for your nominations

PINE RIVER, MINNESOTA

VOTE FOR KIMBER CREEK FORD FOR BEST CAR DEALERSHIP!

VOTE FOR US!

VOTE AT: BRAINERDDISPATCH.COM/BESTOFBRAINERDLAKES

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It’s where all your friends are going to be.

NOMINATED FOR BEST NISSWA RESTAURANT!

25559 Main Street • Nisswa, MN | 218-961-6724 | Open Daily 11am-10pm

Whether you're buying or selling our home, Chad is determined to put you on the road to success.

We Appreciate your vote for Best Carpet & Flooring Store! You can rely on our experienced professionals and our luxurious products.

Nominated for the BEST LARGE COMPANY to WORK FOR.

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Vote Daily starting July 2nd

Vote Chad Schwendeman as the

Best Real Estate Agent

VOTE AT

brainerddispatch.com/ bestofbrainerdlakes

in the

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2018 Best of the Brainerd Lakes Contest!

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We Would Be Honored To Receive Your Vote For Best Heating & Air Conditioning Company!

Thank you for your nominations. We are proud to make our business by making you the best you can be. Looking forward to being rated as your #1 Salon!

7419 Forthun Rd., Baxter, MN 56425

218-270-2663

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BEST SMALL COMPANY TO WORK FOR

www.advantageseamlessgutters.com

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(218) 454-EXIT (3948) | www.ExitLakesRealty.com

BEST HOME EXTERIOR CONTRACTOR

After 75 years of business and a reputation for excellent customer service and vehicle care, Kimber Creek Ford is the clear choice for MN drivers.

VOTE FOR US!

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We know you’ve already made us #1 Thank You Locals!

Our sweet treats are one of our specialties!

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VOTE FOR Paradigm Auto for Best Auto Care in the Lakes Area!

30581 Patriot Ave • 218-568-5001 www.pequotlakessupervalu.com Open Everyday 7 am - 11 pm

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Now enrolling children in our Little Lambs Preschool for 4-5 year olds. We offer a safe, Christ-centered exceptional quality early learning environment.

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John Raboin and Michelle Francis

Lutheran Church (WELS)

Shannon’s Auto Body has provided auto body repair in Brainerd, MN since 1996. We are proud to provide service to customers across Aitkin County, Cass County, and Crow Wing County. We go above and beyond to make sure you receive the repair services you deserve. Our team is committed to 100% customer satisfaction.

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Thanks for nominating us for Best Auto Care, Best Customer Service, & Best Small Company to Work For -- now go vote and help us reach #1!

Vote Us #1 in Best Small Company to Work for!

Monday thru Friday 8am-5pm • 13540 Ironwood Drive Brainerd, MN 56401 218-829-6764 • www.shannonsautobody.com

218-828-9211

We Appreciate your vote for Best Carpet & Flooring Store!

Like our craft beers? We think they are pretty great too!

THANK YOU

You can rely on our experienced professionals and our luxurious products.

for nominating

Roundhouse Brewery

for BEST BREWERY,

Best Beer Selection & Best Small Company to Work For

Every day, now through August 21st

www.roundhousebrew.com

VOTE NOW

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every day through August 21st

www.raboinfrancislaw.com PERSONAL INJURY | AUTO ACCIDENTS

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218-587-2564 • www.BitesGrill.com

Thank you for nominating us for BEST TITLE COMPANY

BEST LAW FIRM

Sharing the warmth of the Gospel in the Brainerd Lakes Area. Christ Lutheran Church is a member of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS). Sunday Service 9am, Bible Study 10:15am, Sunday School runs Labor Day-Memorial Day Sundays at 10:15am.

On 371 & the Paul Bunyan Trail a mile south of the light in Pine River

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Thank You For Your Business!

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Setting the Standard Since 2007!

13815 Cherrywood Drive, Baxter, MN 218-829-4105 www.ChristBaxter.com

We are glad you enjoy them too. Help us to become Voted #1.

www.brainerddispatch.com/bestofbrainerdlakes

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