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Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Local small businesses invited to participate in blitz
Cass County Board: Committee formed to find new county attorney
County declares emergency after week's storms
Double trouble: Autumn storms bring heavy rains and winds
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Wealth column: 6 fall financial system must-dos
Business Notes - Sept. 17
Biz Buzz: PetSmart creates Black Friday atmosphere early
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Place a Business Brief
Danecdotes: North Stars look to build on success, rally a fanbase
High School Football: Storm registers 1st victory in series vs. Warriors
College Volleyball: After slow start Raiders get 6th division win
Area Football: Big 3rd quarter leads Huskies to win
Boys Soccer: Warriors, Sartell tie in overtime
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Reader Opinion: Freedom
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Guest Opinion: Tackling workforce shortage on multiple fronts
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
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Fishing: Palaniuk caps magical season with angler of year title
What's Up Outdoors - The future of outboards
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 17
DNR conservation officer reports for Sept. 17
Palaniuk remains on top of season points race after first round of AOY Championship
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Church News for Sept. 22
Clergy View: God has a part to play for everyone
This Was Brainerd - Sept. 22
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Performing Arts - Sept. 21
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Special Events - Sept. 21
Her Voice Magazine
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September 22, 2017
U.S. Education Dept. ends Obama-era guidance on college sex crimes
U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said on Friday her department was issuing new interim guidelines to colleges on how to handle sexual assault...
19 hours 53 min ago
Investigation launched into HHS Secretary Tom Price's travel on charter jets
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price will face an inspector general's investigation into his reported use of chartered jets for at least...
20 hours 10 min ago
Park dedication Saturday in Pillager
There will be a veterans memorial dedication program 10 a.m. Saturday in the Pillager city park at the corner of highways 1 and 210. The Pillager Area Lion's Club recently installed the memorial. The program will include music, dedication and a gun salute.
20 hours 14 min ago
Pillager High School recognizes volunteer
Pillager High School recently presented a new award to Tom Kavanaugh for his years of volunteer service to the school. The award recognizes community...
21 hours 14 min ago
2 Pillager students commended as scholars
Pillager High School seniors Jacob Siefkes and Tanner Swenson were recently recognized as commended students in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship...
21 hours 45 min ago
Baxter woman's daughter survives Hurricane Maria's destruction
When it rains, it pours, and after the battering the Caribbean and Florida took from Mother Nature, the area was in peril again with the one-two...
22 hours 45 min ago
Lost hunter built fire, drank bog water to survive 3 days before rescuers pulled him from Minn. forest
LAKEVILLE, Minn. - A 61-year-old hunter from Lakeville spent three nights lost in the woods, drinking bog water to stay hydrated, before being...
23 hours 18 min ago
Mental health brings a Kennedy to Minnesota
EAST GULL LAKE—Patrick Kennedy, son of Ted Kennedy and nephew of former President John F. Kennedy, has a lot to say on mental health care...
23 hours 45 min ago
Amid new sanctions, Trump calls North Korea's leader 'madman' whose regime will face new tests
NEW YORK - President Trump lashed back Friday at North Korea's leader, calling Kim Jong Un a "madman" whose regime will be "tested like never...
September 22, 2017 - 7:00am
Available now: Building in the Brainerd Lakes on DispatchCast
One company's materials are new. The other relies on those created in centuries past. In another Progress Edition episode of the DispatchCast, reporters Spenser Bickett and Chelsey Perkins bring the stories of Big Wood Timber Frames near Brainerd and Esser Construction of Merrifield....
September 22, 2017 - 7:00am
Flint's lead-poisoned water had a 'horrifyingly large' effect on fetal deaths, study finds
The fertility rate in Flint, Michigan, dropped precipitously after the city decided to switch to lead-poisoned Flint River water in 2014, according...
September 22, 2017 - 6:42am
Former Alexandria couple rides out Hurricane Irma on Caribbean island of St. Martin
ST. MARTIN — David Townsend stood on the back of a battered pickup truck on the Caribbean island of St. Martin, watching as a U.S. Air...
September 22, 2017 - 6:32am
Threatened cuts to visa program could harm North Shore resorts
TWO HARBORS, Minn. — Most of the time the North Shore of Lake Superior feels far removed from the heated immigration debates raging in...
September 22, 2017 - 6:05am
Fire department responds to variety of calls
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a variety of calls this week. The department was called at 1:03 p.m. Monday to Birchdale Road for a...
September 22, 2017 - 6:00am
New search to begin for next Minnesota State chancellor
ST. PAUL — Minnesota State has reopened its search for the next chancellor of the country's fourth-largest system of colleges and universities. Trustees in February interviewed three finalists from a pool of 43 applicants but decided none was the right fit. Devinder Malhotra,...
September 22, 2017 - 5:57am