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Arts and crafts galore: Holiday sales take over area
Former Lake Park, Minn., police chief found dead after hunting-related incident
Brainerd Parks and Rec to host coloring contest
Midterm aftermath: State GOP chair talks 2018 election, eyes 2020 races
Teen passenger dies in eastern Minnesota crash
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
Chad Schwendeman Takes Top International Honors
Destination Downtown spotlight: Bakery
Biz Buzz: Planet Fitness to open in Westgate Mall: Thrifty White to open Monday, Nov. 12
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NHL reaches settlement with former players in concussion suit
Area Football: Pierz cashes in, returns to the Bank for 3A semifinals
Cheerleading: Brainerd varsity third at Jefferson Jaguar Jam
Boxing: Gathering for former Wadena coach Wednesday, Nov. 14
College Volleyball: Raiders finish 4th at national tournament
Athlete of the Week
McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Guest Opinion: Ask a Trooper
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
Guest Opinion: Cass County Sheriff's Corner
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Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses
Happy Holidays? Hospice offers classes to get through grief during a happy time of year
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
Realtor credits mom for faith-work blending
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Young Authors Conference is Nov. 13 in Staples
Entertainment Briefs - Nov. 8
Special Events - Nov. 8
'My Name is ..., and I'm an Alcoholic': BCT drama chronicles the birth of AA
Performing Arts - Nov. 8
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Dan & Shirley Barto
Robert Emerson Hassett
Pamela Kay Elling
Rockne D. Anderson
Carol Jean (Erickson) Kalmbacher
Brett Robert Halverson
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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crime and courts
November 10, 2018
Leader of international sex ring that targeted Minnesota, North Dakota sent to prison
ST. PAUL — The last of four suspects involved in an international sex trafficking ring that preyed on foreign-born women in Minnesota and stretched...
November 10, 2018 - 5:39pm
Authorities execute search warrant at home of man out on bail for drug arrest
A search warrant Thursday, Nov. 8, resulted in the seizure of drugs, paraphernalia and ammunition, along with two arrests. According to a criminal...
November 10, 2018 - 7:00am
November 9, 2018
University asks for racial, gender case to be dismissed
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota says the disparate outcomes of sexual misconduct cases against several black football players was evidence not that its process discriminated against the men, but that it worked as intended. The U filed a motion Friday in U.S. District Court...
November 9, 2018 - 9:04pm
Minnesota man, whose camera was seized as he recorded deputies, sues Ramsey County
ST. PAUL -- It’s been more than five years since Andrew Henderson had his camera seized by a Ramsey County deputy after Henderson refused to...
November 9, 2018 - 3:59pm
Man suspected of sending possible bombs to Trump critics charged in 30-count indictment
Federal prosecutors in New York on Friday secured a 30-count indictment against the man accused of mailing possible package bombs to prominent Democrats and Trump critics across the country, bringing charges that are both more severe and more numerous than those he previously faced....
November 9, 2018 - 2:36pm
Once again, Nashville faces horrific mass shooting involving country music fans
For the second time in 13 months, Nashville woke up to the news of a deadly mass shooting that involved country music fans. On Wednesday night,...
November 9, 2018 - 2:25pm
Thousand Oaks parents: 'I don't want prayers. I don't want thoughts. I want gun control.'
Marc and Susan Orfanos awoke at 2 a.m. on Thursday in Thousand Oaks, California, to a call from a relative in New York. The groggy-eyed couple...
November 9, 2018 - 11:59am
Captain in Missouri duck boat accident that killed 17 is charged with seaman's manslaughter
In an indictment that referenced a little-known law dating back to the age of steamships, Kenneth Scott McKee, the captain of the duck boat that...
November 9, 2018 - 10:54am
'A surreal shock': Las Vegas shooting survivors live through California massacre
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - When the first shots were fired at Borderline Bar & Grill, David Anderson immediately knew he was in the middle of...
November 9, 2018 - 9:20am
November 8, 2018
Minnesota capital city takes on youth gun violence with summit
ST. PAUL -- How are teenagers getting their hands on guns? What’s making them scared enough or mad enough to shoot them? Those are among the...
November 8, 2018 - 7:20pm
Suspect accused of stabbing, leaving west-central Minnesota man in field said, 'It had to be done'
WILLMAR, Minn. – In a packed Kandiyohi County courtroom Thursday morning, Nov. 8, two suspects were arraigned in connection with the death...
November 8, 2018 - 6:38pm
Man sentenced for armed standoff with Fergus Falls police
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — A 29-year-old man was sentenced here on Wednesday, Nov. 7, to about six years in prison on charges stemming from his...
November 8, 2018 - 6:11pm
Police Blotter - Nov. 8
Baxter police SUSPICIOUS—Report at 6:39 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, of people walking around a building on the 7500 block of Industrial Park...
November 8, 2018 - 1:00pm
Sheriff's deputy close to retirement dies in Thousand Oaks shooting
Gunfire still crackled at the Borderline Bar & Grill when Sgt. Ron Helus arrived. Emergency calls flooded 911 after a gunman entered the...
November 8, 2018 - 10:30am
Another mass shooting in another public place claims 12 lives
Being young in America during an age of massacres means that when the gunfire starts, everyone knows what to do: Run and hide.
November 8, 2018 - 6:50am