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November 15, 2018
President Trump, center, speaks in the Oval Office on Thursday. He told reporters that the White House is looking "very strongly" at Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance and reiterated his opposition to punishing Saudi Arabia by blocking arms sales. "There are other things we can do," he said. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
US sanctions 17 Saudis allegedly involved in killing of journalist Khashoggi
14 hours 35 min ago
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco on Sept. 13, 2018. Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Pelosi says she has the votes to become the next House speaker
14 hours 52 min ago
Incumbent Manhattan Beach (Minn.) mayor Paul Allen (left) selects a card from a deck after his challenger, Kevin Larson, drew the three of hearts during the special tiebreaker council meeting Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at Manhattan Beach City Hall. Erin Bormett / Forum News Service
Luck of the draw: 9 of diamonds re-elects Minnesota mayor
15 hours 40 min ago
Community members gathered at the Parker Building in downtown Brainerd Wednesday, Nov. 14, to give suggestions for Brainerd's comprehensive plan update. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Public input shaping Brainerd's comprehensive plan
15 hours 49 min ago
A minivan was towed to a city lot in Milwaukee. The next morning, workers found a crying 4-year-old inside.
16 hours 52 min ago
A rare two-headed copperhead that was found in late September in a Virginia yard has died. MUST CREDIT: JD Kleopfer
Rare two-headed snake found in Virginia has died
17 hours 2 min ago
Michael Avenatti speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview in New York on Aug. 2. Bloomberg photo by Mark Kauzlarich
Stormy Daniel's lawyer Michael Avenatti speaks out after his arrest on suspicion of domestic violence
18 hours 3 min ago
Firefighters respond to carbon monoxide call
19 hours 19 min ago
Motorists may have noticed the speed limit has been increased on eastbound Highway 210 near the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, where road quality allows, speed limits will be increased from 55 mph to 60 on state two-lane highways. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Speed limits increase for state highways in statewide MnDOT initiative
21 hours 49 min ago
Fiery fall colors. Weather drawing by Amelia Rademacher of Mr. Meyer's fourth-grade class at Lowell Elementary School. (Click on the image to view the entire drawing.)
Weather Drawing: Fiery fall colors
22 hours 19 min ago
Paul Gazelka
Senate Republicans re-elect Gazelka as majority leader
22 hours 49 min ago
Pillager emergency personnel respond to a fire Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Fire burns hole in wall at Cragun's hotel building
23 hours 49 min ago
Child psychology presentation set in Brainerd
November 15, 2018 - 4:30am
Echo Journal file photo.
Crosslake Community School: Craig to fill school board vacancy
November 15, 2018 - 4:00am
November 14, 2018
Incumbent Manhattan Beach Mayor Paul Allen selects a card from a deck after his challenger, Kevin Larson, during the special tiebreaker council meeting Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Manhattan Beach City Hall. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
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Luck of the draw: Allen pulls out the win in Manhattan Beach
November 14, 2018 - 10:21pm