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The world's oldest person dies at 117
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Mike Pompeo, director of the Central Intelligence Agency and U.S. secretary of state nominee for President Donald Trump, sits during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmation hearing in Washington, D.C., on April 12, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
White House officials urge Democrats to reconsider opposition to Mike Pompeo ahead of Monday committee vote
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Minn. House GOP plan includes rate cut
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YMCA Charity Ball raises funds to support youth programming
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Visitors stand outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington on Feb. 27, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Ron Antonelli.
Trump travel-ban fight at high court to test presidential power
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Brainerd High School senior David Nibbe is this week's Fine Arts Student of the Week. He was nominated for his work as the choir manager in A Cappella Choir this year.
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Fine Arts Student of the Week: Senior helps make choir great
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People with signs supporting the environment for the Earth Day March and Picnic make their way back to Gregory Park after walking along Washington Street in Brainerd. The event, sponsored by Brainerd Lakers United for the Environment (BLUE), Brainerd High School Eco Club and the Brainerd Area Coalition for Peace, started with the march and continued with speakers, activities and a picnic back at the park. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
Earth Day March and Picnic
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'No credible sightings' of Waffle House shooting suspect as manhunt continues, police say
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Pat O’Conner’s boarding house in October, 1906, at Kingwood and Ninth Street. The boarding house offered good food and lodging at $20 per month. Boarding houses were common in Brainerd as many men were single and working for the railroad. File photo / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd set to (re)live it up with history week in mid-August
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Following a longstanding tradition, the birth of a baby boy in the royal family was announced on a ceremonial easel outside Buckingham palace in London on Monday, April 23.  Handout photo
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gives birth to a baby boy
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The symposium "One Loaf at a Time," which focuses on the dangers of sex trafficking and sexual violence, will be held Wednesday and Thursday, April 25-26, in Hackensack and Walker. Doors open at 5 p.m. Both events are free.
Symposium offered on dangers of sex trafficking, sexual assault
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Paul Radomski serves as Minnesota's lead scientific expert on lakeshore habitat management issues. He will talk about the challenges and opportunities for replacing lead fishing tackle and lead hunting ammunition with non-toxic alternatives. Graphic Mn DNR
Lead pollution topic of April 25 event at arboretum
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Ironton man found guilty on child pornography charges
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April 22, 2018
The demise of McNally Smith: Bankruptcy hearing this week for failed St. Paul music college
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