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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
Duluth church considers housing immigrants, would be region's first 'sanctuary'
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
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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
High School Football: Patriots' defense holds back Rebels
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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
Visual Arts - Sept. 21
Special Events - Sept. 21
Her Voice Magazine
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September 2, 2017
Biz Buzz: State fair, business notes and Progress all on tap for Labor Day
This last weekend for the state fair could include a stop with a Brainerd lakes area connection. The extended Helmer family, who have the Fried...
September 2, 2017 - 5:00am
September 1, 2017
Job growth slumps in August; unemployment holds steady
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy added 156,000 jobs in August as unemployment was essentially unchanged at 4.4 percent, federal economists reported...
September 1, 2017 - 8:00am
August 30, 2017
Minn. tourism experiences uptick, survey says
ST. PAUL -- A post-summer survey shows an upward trend of Minnesota’s tourism business, the state’s tourism promotion office said. Summer...
August 30, 2017 - 12:11pm
August 27, 2017
Breath of Life Adult Day Service receives $5,000 to support workforce development
Breath of Life Adult Day Service received $5,000 from the LeadingAge Minnesota Foundation to address the growing challenge of workforce recruitment and retention in aging services. "Workforce development continues to be the number one concern of aging services providers. These grants...
August 27, 2017 - 12:30pm
CAREER Dudding announces retirement Dr. Joseph Dudding announced his retirement from dental practice in Brainerd, where he was a solo practitioner...
August 27, 2017 - 9:00am
August 21, 2017
State adds 7,700 jobs in July: Unemployment rate steady at 3.7 percent
ST. PAUL—Minnesota employers added 7,700 jobs in July, according to seasonally adjusted figures released last week by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. In addition, June's employment figures were revised upward by 4,900 jobs to bring total gains...
August 21, 2017 - 2:30pm
August 20, 2017
Baxter retail center pushes toward fall opening
BAXTER—The HJ Development along Elmwood drives south of Costco took a wooded lot and turned it into a sandbox before giving rise to a new...
August 20, 2017 - 4:00am
August 14, 2017
Biz Buzz: Art moves downtown
The Crossing Arts Alliance is leaving the Franklin Arts Center and moving into a newly renovated storefront in downtown Brainerd—711 Laurel...
August 14, 2017 - 4:00am
August 13, 2017
Business Notes - Aug. 13
Nayquonabe joins foundation's board of trustees LITTLE FALLS—Joe Nayquonabe Jr., Onamia, was appointed to the Initiative Foundation Board...
August 13, 2017 - 9:00am
Roadside stand to offer wood-fired pizza and more
Some thought it might be a tiny house, but instead of a living space inside the small structure there is basically a commercial kitchen and a...
August 13, 2017 - 8:00am
August 11, 2017
Grounded cargo ship in passage between lakes Superior and Huron halts marine traffic
LAKE SUPERIOR -- Commercial shipping traffic to and from Lake Superior was at a standstill Thursday, Aug. 10, after a freighter ran aground in...
August 11, 2017 - 1:58pm
August 9, 2017
Polaris issues recall for Scrambler ATV
MEDINA, Minn. — Polaris is urging owners of their Scrambler ATVs to not ride them until repairing a flaw that could cause the vehicle’s throttle...
August 9, 2017 - 5:13pm
August 6, 2017
Business Notes for Aug. 6
Pecarich receives national award The National Association of Realtor's Mid-Year meetings in Washington D.C. that John Pecarich, a broker with...
August 6, 2017 - 9:00am
August 3, 2017
Estimate for Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline replacement jumps 9 percent
DULUTH — Enbridge says its Line 3 replacement pipeline is getting more expensive in the wake of regulatory delays and changes to the project....
August 3, 2017 - 4:13pm
August 2, 2017
Wealth column: Dreaming of an Early Retirement? Here's How You Can Prepare
How much do you think it costs to retire? One recent study pegged the average price tag of retirement at about $740,000. This number seeks to...
August 2, 2017 - 8:47am