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On Friday, firefighters responded to two calls at 5:36 p.m. The first call was a vehicle crash on Highway 371 at Green Gables Road in the Unorganized Territory. Illustration
Brainerd firefighters busy with calls
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Rob Reid and Jayne Freij hike along the Savannah Loop trail on the morning of Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Beaver Creek Reserve in Fall Creek. Marisa Wojcik / Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
Couple addicted to hiking trails throughout Wisconsin, Minnesota
7 min 59 sec ago
Former Minnesota Republican Chairman Keith Downey speaks during an event Thursday, July 25, 2016. File photo / Forum News Service
Keith Downey, former GOP chair, is running for governor with the message: 'I believe in you.'
1 hour 26 min ago
MMFCU community shred day a success
1 hour 36 min ago
Paul Manafort of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's staff listens during a round table discussion on security at Trump Tower in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., August 17, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photo
Senate committee issues subpoena for Manafort
1 hour 54 min ago
Rebekah Kent, Central Lakes College dean of Brainerd career and technical programs and customized training, and Samantha Pfeifer, a wish granter with Make-A-Wish Minnesota, stand in front of a completed project.
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CLC welding student helps grant wish
2 hours 6 min ago
Speaking to staff, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks off the Senate floor Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Its fate uncertain, GOP leaders are set to press on with a vote on health care
2 hours 53 min ago
Baxter police:  THEFT—Report Sunday of a theft of pallets on the 8300 block of Industrial Park Road. Illustration
Police Blotter - July 25
3 hours 5 min ago
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Emojis add meaning to texts and emails, but can increase risk of miscommunication
3 hours 34 min ago
Staff Sgt. Daniel Sebo of Savage fires his M4 carbine at long-range targets July 18 during the Best Warrior Competition at Camp Ripley. He won his division and will advance to the finals in Virginia. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch  Videoplay button
Minnesotan advances to finals, wins soldier competition at Camp Ripley
4 hours 5 min ago
Nathan Olson talks about the destruction caused by the May 16, 2017, tornado that blew through his eastern Barron County property along Prairie Lake, which was mostly invisible from their cabin before the storm. Eric Lindquist / Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
Tornado victims rebuilding lives after storm ravages Wisconsin communities
4 hours 28 min ago
Obdulia Sanchez is seen in a police booking photo from the Merced County Sheriff's Department in Merced, California July 24, 2017. Merced County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS.
Father of teen who live-streamed fatal crash: 'She killed her own sister'
4 hours 32 min ago
James Matthew Bradley Jr. is escorted from a prisoners van before appearing briefly in federal court, authorities found eight men dead in the back of his tractor trailer truck, in a still image from video taken in San Antonio, Texas, U.S. July 24, 2017. Courtesy of Antonio, Texas via REUTERS
Trucker denies knowing immigrants were in stifling tractor trailer
5 hours 2 min ago
President Donald Trump reacts as he delivers remarks at the 2017 National Scout Jamboree in Summit Bechtel National Scout Reserve, West Virginia , U.S., July 24, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
From 'fake media' to Clinton, Trump brings political attacks to the Scout Jamboree
5 hours 26 min ago
A 26-year-old Onamia man was injured when the Plymouth Sundance he was driving crashed at 3:48 p.m. Sunday on the north side of Highway 27 in South Harbor Township in Mille Lacs County. Illustration
Onamia man crashes car after becoming distracted
6 hours 6 min ago