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Bass Fishing Opener: Mille Lacs Lake buzzing with bass anglers
The busy season begins
United attendance above average
United's Heath has something to prove at Orlando
Zimmer: 'I'll be back with one eye or two'
Boxing: Practice for Golden Lakes team begins Tuesday
Area Girls Golf: Cardinals finish 5th at Bemidji
Athlete of the Week
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Listening to the voices of our community
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
Our Opinion: Time for cooler heads in yearbook issue
Reader Opinion: Accountability
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Mille Lacs Lake bass population TBD
Outdoor Notes - May 21
Conservation Officer Report: Officer's request - Don't pick up fawns
What's Up Outdoors: Successful opener on Mille Lacs
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Fire it up - Tips for the start of grilling season
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
This Was Brainerd - May 26
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Performing Arts - May 25
Artist captures a sense of place through small collages at Bay Lake area gallery
'The (Almost) Totally True Story of Hansel and Gretel' to set CLC stage
Entertainment Briefs - May 25
Her Voice Magazine
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Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Don Samuelson and Nancy O'Brein
David and Janet Lamser
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Adriene R. Niesen
George W. Thesing, Jr.
Bruce F. Alderman
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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Fire it up - Tips for the start of grilling season
On Memorial Day weekend, many might be considering firing up the grill for the first time this year. To see some red meat sizzle on the grill,...
5 hours 46 min ago
May 17, 2017
Confused about what's healthy? A new nutrition survey shows you're not alone
If I asked you, "Who do you trust?" you would probably name a friend or family member - unless the topic is nutrition. Odds are your nearest...
May 17, 2017 - 2:50pm
May 16, 2017
What are cloud eggs? The latest food trend flooding your Instagram feed.
With every week comes a new viral food photo fad. For everyone who's seen pictures of some weird, puffy eggs on social media lately - meet cloud...
May 16, 2017 - 3:42pm
May 15, 2017
Keep these healthy snacks at your desk to stave off midday hunger
You eat a big breakfast and even a satisfying lunch, but it never fails that by 3 p.m. you're famished. Though the office vending machine, with...
May 15, 2017 - 2:36pm
May 4, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: What's Cookin'?
I'm flying solo this week since Chelsey, my counterpart, is trying to dig through her desk and emails after being out of the office last week....
May 4, 2017 - 6:30am
April 20, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Maple syrup: It's not just for pancakes
After receiving a request for maple syrup recipes from Fran W. at the Everything Expo in March, we knew exactly who to turn to for answers. We...
April 20, 2017 - 5:40am
April 13, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Answering readers' egg-cellent questions
You asked. Now, we're going to answer. We had great response from our giveaway entry forms from the Everything Expo in March. We asked for your...
April 13, 2017 - 7:35am
March 31, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: You asked, we'll answer
Thanks to everyone who submitted questions and entry forms for the Puttin' on The Mitts Rachael Ray "casseround" dish package giveaway at the...
March 31, 2017 - 4:30am
March 16, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Register for The Mitts Mystery Kitchen Giveaway!
DeLynn and Chelsey are back for another appearance at the Everything Expo. The annual trade show will be March 24-25 at the Essentia Health Sports Center, 502 Jackson St., Brainerd. It features more than 150 local business exhibitors including the Brainerd Dispatch, one of the platinum...
March 16, 2017 - 9:15am
March 9, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Dinner and dessert, St. Paddy's style
Since I'm not a fan of the typical Irish menu of corned beef and cabbage and the like, I opted for something on the sweeter side for our St....
March 9, 2017 - 8:09pm
February 8, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Sauteing for your sweetheart
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, The Mitts thought this was a great opportunity to share a couple of recipes for those who want to...
February 8, 2017 - 10:33pm
January 25, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Soup for the soul
When Chelsey and I talked about our menu for this week, she mentioned soup and how it's a perfect fit for the weather. Yes, we've been spoiled...
January 25, 2017 - 10:34pm
January 12, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Sticking to a healthy eating resolution
New Year's resolutions or not, I love pizza and I don't believe you should always have to give up something you love. What if it's modified and...
January 12, 2017 - 12:07pm
December 22, 2016
Puttin' on The Mitts: The gift of goodies
It seems every time I turn around, I see something with salt and caramel or salt and chocolate or a delicious combination of all three. So when...
December 22, 2016 - 9:28am
November 16, 2016
Puttin' on The Mitts: Foods to wrap you in comfort
Even though the temperatures have been unusually warm for this time of year, once we enter the fall season, I automatically start to crave and...
November 16, 2016 - 10:54pm