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January 18, 2017
A trio of excavators move earth along the Dakota Access pipeline route east of Williston, N.D., in late July 2016. photo by Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
Tribe applauds further review of Dakota Access
January 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
Cass County Board: Public comment sought on water management plan
January 18, 2017 - 5:54pm
Brainerd fire responds to garage fire
January 18, 2017 - 5:53pm
Brainerd eighth-grader Meryl Tigenoah ponders the spelling of a word Wednesday at the Brainerd Public Schools sixth through eighth grade oral spelling bee at Forestview Middle School. Thirteen-year-old Meryl spelled every word correctly for the championship in the 20 round bee and moves on to the regional bee in March. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Video and Galleryplay button
Brainerd eighth-grader is C-H-A-M-P-I-O-N; Meryl Tigenoah wins district bee
January 18, 2017 - 5:49pm
Charge: Minnesota man murdered wife after looking on the dark side of web for someone to kill her
January 18, 2017 - 4:33pm
A group from the Saginaw Chippewa Reservation in Mount Pleasant, Michigan wait to raise the reservation's flag after entering an encampment where hundreds of protestors have gathered on the banks of the Cannon Ball River to stop construction of the Energy Transfer Partners' Dakota Access oil pipeline near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation in Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S.. September 7, 2016.   REUTERS/Andrew Cullen
Army Corps to begin environmental study of Dakota Access Pipeline
January 18, 2017 - 3:01pm
Man arrested, not for having sex in car, but for response to cops
January 18, 2017 - 2:59pm
Ask a Trooper: Blowing snow into a street hazardous, unlawful
January 18, 2017 - 2:24pm
President-elect Donald Trump speaks Jan. 17, 2017, to diplomats at the Presidential Inaugural Committee Chairman's Global Dinner in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Trump says he’ll keep tweeting as president, won't move press briefings
January 18, 2017 - 1:16pm
Baxter police:  ARRESTS—A 44-year-old man was arrested at 6:23 p.m. Saturday following a report of two suspicious males going through the parking lot looking through vehicles at Wal-Mart. The man was arrested for felony drug possession and obstruction of force. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Police Blotter - Jan. 18
January 18, 2017 - 12:03pm
Thirteen-year-old Meryl Tigenoah of Baxter smiles Wednesday after winning the championship in the Brainerd Public Schools sixth through eighth grade oral spelling bee at Forestview Middle School in Baxter.
Brainerd Dispatch/Jennifer Stockinger
Brainerd eighth-grader claims spelling bee win
January 18, 2017 - 11:23am
Travis Grimler/Echo Journal Land for the Good Samaritan Society Riverside Villas in Pine River was donated by Glenn MacMillan, a business owner. It became a model for other apartments in the GSS system.
Riverside Villas model for senior housing in Midwest: Built on land donated 25 years ago
January 18, 2017 - 10:48am
Area students named to Dean's List at UW-River Falls
January 18, 2017 - 10:32am
Flags from the dozens of tribes that have offered support to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe line the main entrance to an encampment in Cannon Ball. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen
Dakota Access Pipeline company files motion to halt environmental study
January 18, 2017 - 8:29am
January 17, 2017
Reed's Market, now located on County Road 3 in Crosslake, will celebrate its 50th anniversary in October. Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
Reed's Market to turn 50: Crosslake family builds up grocery store for half century
January 17, 2017 - 11:32pm