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August 24, 2016
Sisters Debbie (left) and Josie Martin of Browerville tally their sales of  baked goods at the farmers' market in the Franklin Arts Center parking lot Tuesday. Their mom Mary operates Mary's Bread. Sales were brisk for the Mennonite daughters who are regulars at the farmers' market. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)
Farmers Market Sisters
10 hours 41 min ago
Baxter police:  SUSPICIOUS—Report at 9:14 p.m. Tuesday of a male who was naked outside his vehicle on Oakdale Road and Knotty Pine Drive. Officers were unable to locate the subject.
Police Blotter - Aug. 25
11 hours 4 min ago
There's a variety of factors that played into the budget overage for 2015, Hillman said. One of those reasons was changing the way the department budgets for gear for firefighters. In the bill sent to each service member, Hillman will include a brief explanation of why the department went over budget in 2015. Illustration
Fire Board: Board approves fixing budget overage
12 hours 27 min ago
The USS Nitze, a Guided Missile Destroyer is greeted by the spray of a fireboat to kick off Fleet Week in New York Harbor, May 24, 2006. The Nitze was "harassed" by four of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) vessels on Tuesday near the Strait of Hormuz. REUTERS/Peter Foley
U.S. official: Iran vessels make 'a high speed intercept' of U.S. ship
12 hours 51 min ago
Bill Eno, Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee member, gestures toward a presentation Tuesday during the committee's meeting Tuesday as fellow member Tina Chapman looks on. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Tribes, businesses react to Mille Lacs walleye shutdown
13 hours 5 min ago
Gary Walters (left) and Gary Hanson bike along Little Pine Road outside of Baxter Wednesday with the Paul Bunyan Cyclists. The ride is part of Walters' 30 challenges in 30 days to raise money and mentors for Kinship Partners with Wednesday’s ride being day 12. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery)
Gary Walters and Paul Bunyan Cyclists
13 hours 19 min ago
Firefighters respond to early morning calls
13 hours 35 min ago
Brainerd School Board: All systems go for election
13 hours 35 min ago
Afghan men sit in an ambulance after they were rescued from the site of an attack at American University of Afghanistan in Kabul, Afghanistan August 24, 2016. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
Gunmen attack American university in Kabul, students flee
18 hours 42 min ago
A rescuer stands in front of a collapsed building following an earthquake in Amatrice, central Italy. REUTERS/Ciro De Lucaplay button
At least 120 killed as quake flattens towns in central Italy
18 hours 49 min ago
Existing home sales declined 3.2 percent to an annual rate of 5.39 million units last month, the NAR said. It blamed the drop in sales on the dearth of properties on the market, which lifted the median house price 5.3 percent from a year ago. Illustration
Existing home sales decline, prices still strong
19 hours 6 min ago
A man walks amidst rubble following an earthquake in Pescara del Tronto, central Italy, August 24, 2016. REUTERS/Remo Casilliplay button
Death toll in Italian earthquake rises to 120
19 hours 26 min ago
The Watkins, Minnesota home where Alayna Jeanne Ertl was last seen early Saturday morning, Aug. 20, is pictured Monday monring, Aug. 22. Ertl's body was found late Saturday afternoon in a swampy area in Wilderness Park Estates in rural Motley in Cass County. Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
Charges filed in death of 5-year-old Watkins girl
23 hours 45 min ago
Two migrants on bicycles cross the border between Norway and Russia in Storskog near Kirkenes in Northern Norway, November 16, 2015. REUTERS/Cornelius Poppe/NTB Scanpix/File Photo
To deter refugees, Norway readies fence on ex-Cold War border
23 hours 51 min ago
Underwater test-fire of strategic submarine ballistic missile in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on April 24, 2016. KCNA/via REUTERS.
North Korea fires submarine-launched ballistic missile towards Japan
August 24, 2016 - 9:47am