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December 6, 2016
Fergie is a gorgeous orange kitty with white paws. She’s used to having a scratching post and her former owner said she loves to be held and cuddled. She also said she purrs all the time. Pet this soft kitty and she will steal your heart away!
Pets of the Week
8 hours 20 min ago
Ron Finger's 1979 painting, "Fall of the Giants" depicts the Japanese bombing of Battleship Row at Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.
Painting the 'day of infamy': Baxter illustrator recalls creating Pearl Harbor artwork
8 hours 23 min ago
Police Blotter - Dec. 7
8 hours 35 min ago
Eleanor Burkett, member of the city of Brainerd's walkable bikeable committee, presents the committee's non-motorized transportation plan to the Brainerd City Council Monday night. Spenser Bickett/Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Council approves non-motorized transportation plan
8 hours 38 min ago
Broadside crash injures drivers
8 hours 39 min ago photo
Region Five to receive $400K+ in funding for Sprout
8 hours 42 min ago
Chaplain Lt. Col. Michael Crawford (left) and Staff Sgt. Carl Seim of the 47th Chaplin Detachment assigned to Camp Ripley prepare Sunday to deploy in support of operations overseas.
Camp Ripley: Garrison Unit Ministry Team deploying
10 hours 50 min ago
Brainerd City Council: Organized collection back on the agenda
10 hours 51 min ago
2 hurt when truck rolls into ditch
10 hours 52 min ago
Sheriff's Corner: Early season ice a concern
10 hours 52 min ago
With the temperature dropping, high winds pushed waves into the ice-covered shoreline forming icicles on plants on Hole-in-the-Day Bay on Gull Lake Tuesday. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch
Ice and Waves
10 hours 58 min ago
President-elect Donald Trump speaks to members of the press at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 6, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Spokesman: Trump sold all shares in companies in June
15 hours 51 sec ago
Overall, oil spills more frequently with pipelines than rail cars, according to data from the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration (PHMSA). For example, in 2015, there were 252 pipeline spills reported to PHMSA involving crude oil, versus 123 for the rail industry. The year prior, the frequency of spills at pipes was about 23 percent greater than rail, the data shows. Illustration
Dakota Access Pipeline in limbo - more Bakken crude to move on trains
15 hours 28 min ago
Western North Dakota crude pipeline shut down after spill
16 hours 48 min ago
Air Force One sits ready for boarding on the tarmac at Joint Base Andrews in Washington U.S. December 6, 2016, the same morning that U.S. President-elect Donald Trump urged the government to cancel purchase of Boeing's new Air Force One plane saying it was "ridiculous" and too expensive. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Trump on Boeing's Air Force One contract: 'Cancel order!'
17 hours 9 min ago