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Arts and crafts galore: Holiday sales take over area
Former Lake Park, Minn., police chief found dead after hunting-related incident
Brainerd Parks and Rec to host coloring contest
Midterm aftermath: State GOP chair talks 2018 election, eyes 2020 races
Teen passenger dies in eastern Minnesota crash
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
Chad Schwendeman Takes Top International Honors
Destination Downtown spotlight: Bakery
Biz Buzz: Planet Fitness to open in Westgate Mall: Thrifty White to open Monday, Nov. 12
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NHL reaches settlement with former players in concussion suit
Area Football: Pierz cashes in, returns to the Bank for 3A semifinals
Cheerleading: Brainerd varsity third at Jefferson Jaguar Jam
Boxing: Gathering for former Wadena coach Wednesday, Nov. 14
College Volleyball: Raiders finish 4th at national tournament
Athlete of the Week
McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Guest Opinion: Ask a Trooper
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
Guest Opinion: Cass County Sheriff's Corner
Reader Opinion: Consider parking needs
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Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses
Happy Holidays? Hospice offers classes to get through grief during a happy time of year
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
Realtor credits mom for faith-work blending
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Young Authors Conference is Nov. 13 in Staples
Entertainment Briefs - Nov. 8
Special Events - Nov. 8
'My Name is ..., and I'm an Alcoholic': BCT drama chronicles the birth of AA
Performing Arts - Nov. 8
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Dan & Shirley Barto
Robert Emerson Hassett
Pamela Kay Elling
Rockne D. Anderson
Carol Jean (Erickson) Kalmbacher
Brett Robert Halverson
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
November 5, 2018
Amazon, Facebook and Google are all being looked at for antitrust violations, Trump says
The federal government is continuing to study Silicon Valley giants for potential violations of antitrust law, according to President Donald...
November 5, 2018 - 8:37am
October 26, 2018
Minnesotans get a new tool to test broadband internet strength in their area
ST. PAUL-- Minnesotans will now be able to test, map and report broadband internet speed across the state. CheckSpeedMinnesota.com is a benchmarking...
October 26, 2018 - 10:38am
October 21, 2018
Tech Savvy: County crime map could catch criminals
It all started with a spreadsheet. Crime mapping began in Crow Wing County in 2009 with an Excel list of all the incidents the sheriff's office...
October 21, 2018 - 7:00am
October 20, 2018
Apps will tell you what's really in your makeup
Top model and Kardashian half-sister Kendall Jenner has been known to tout Estee Lauder's Drop Dead Red shade of lipstick. Jenner followers take...
October 20, 2018 - 5:04pm
October 19, 2018
A brave new world of work
FARGO — We're a long way from the science fiction realms of Westworld, Blade Runner or Star Wars, where robots, androids and artificial...
October 19, 2018 - 4:29pm
October 11, 2018
Conquering the 'digital divide' to bring next-gen wireless to farms, rural areas
FARGO — Hubs like the Midco data center here will serve as the "brains" for increasing armies of mobile devices and the "internet of things"...
October 11, 2018 - 6:07pm
October 8, 2018
New scam on Facebook urges you to forward this message to all your friends. Don’t do it.
If you’re a Facebook user and you’ve received a suspicious message in your inbox recently that urges you to forward a message onto your other...
October 8, 2018 - 8:54am
September 30, 2018
Tech Savvy: Alex Jones and free speech in the Information Age
The U.S. Constitution is a rigid, virtually unyielding document by design—amended only 27 times in its run as the oldest codified set of...
September 30, 2018 - 7:00am
September 25, 2018
Instagram co-founders resign in latest Facebook shake-up
SAN FRANCISCO - The co-founders of the photo-sharing app Instagram, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, said late Monday they're exiting the company...
September 25, 2018 - 8:31am
September 23, 2018
Tech Savvy: Pet first-aid app to the rescue
Move over, Lassie! Sit this one out, Benji! No need to get help, boys. The American Red Cross has a smartphone app that may save the lives of...
September 23, 2018 - 5:00am
September 21, 2018
Coming the weekend: Pet first-aid smartphone app to the rescue
Pets can get into the darndest things. We all know what supposedly happens to a curious cat, but other animals are at risk when they do or eat...
September 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood' receives Google's most moving, and soothing, Doodle yet
With a special blend of message and music, Google has created perhaps its most moving Doodle yet. The search engine's homepage makes for a most...
September 21, 2018 - 11:43am
September 19, 2018
Nearly half of cellphone calls will be scams by 2019, report says
Nearly half of all cellphone calls next year will come from scammers, according to First Orion, a company that provides phone carriers and their...
September 19, 2018 - 12:29pm
September 17, 2018
Crow Wing County: Business electronics collection set Sept. 20
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department will conduct a business electronics collection event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20,...
September 17, 2018 - 8:00am
Gate City Bank debuts SecureID hand-scanning technology
FARGO — Customers of Gate City Bank may have noticed the teller lines moving a bit faster in recent weeks. The speedy service is thanks...
September 17, 2018 - 6:45am