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Fine Arts Student of the Week: Junior strives for creativity in her graphics
Community input sought for Brainerd comp plan
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
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
place a business brief
Mauer has standing offer to help Twins in future -- maybe as coach
Racing: BIR owner dies in boating accident
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
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
Reader Opinion: Consider parking needs
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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
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
Realtor credits mom for faith-work blending
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Stan Lee, creator of superheroes, dies at 95
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
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
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
Racing: BIR owner dies in boating accident
November 9, 2018
Report: Charging 10 electric scooters didn’t cause fire
ST. PAUL -- A blaze in a St. Paul garage where multiple electric scooters were charging was not caused by the scooters, as a fire investigator...
November 9, 2018 - 6:39pm
November 1, 2018
Firefighters respond to multiple calls
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to three calls Tuesday, Oct. 30, and one call Monday, Oct. 29.
November 1, 2018 - 10:30am
October 30, 2018
Firefighters respond twice to Woodland Good Samaritan
The Brainerd Fire Department had two calls to the same place in the past four days, and no other calls. Firefighters responded at 7:05 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, and again at 7:05 a.m. Saturday to fire alarms at Woodland Good Samaritan, 300 Buffalo Hills Lane. Thursday's call was determined...
October 30, 2018 - 10:30am
October 19, 2018
Fire burns Dockside Rental near Nisswa
An early morning fire burned a jet ski rental business near Nisswa Thursday, Oct. 18. Brainerd Fire Chief Tim Holmes said crews received the...
October 19, 2018 - 5:00am
October 17, 2018
Twin Cities man dies in apartment fire
ST. PAUL — A man is dead after a fire broke out in his West St. Paul apartment building early Wednesday, Oct. 17, authorities said. Just before...
October 17, 2018 - 8:38pm
October 16, 2018
Brainerd firefighters respond
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to several calls since Friday, Oct. 12. At 2 p.m. Friday, firefighters were called to Woodland Good Samaritan, 100 Buffalo Hills Lane, for a fire alarm. Upon investigation, it was determined to be a maintenance matter. Then at 5:25 p.m. Saturday,...
October 16, 2018 - 10:30am
Fort Ripley fire destroys home, injures homeowner
A Fort Ripley man was transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation late Sunday night, Oct. 14, after he escaped his home as it quickly filled...
October 16, 2018 - 3:00am
October 15, 2018
Dog wakes up man in burning Minnesota mobile home fire; he then alerts neighbors
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—An Alexandria man escaped from a mobile home fire early Monday morning, Oct. 15, after being woke up by his dog and he...
October 15, 2018 - 7:56pm
October 10, 2018
Medical examiner's office rules woman's death an accident
The death of a 34-year-old woman Long Prairie woman was ruled an accident. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office reported Christy Ann...
October 10, 2018 - 3:00am
October 2, 2018
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to two calls this past weekend. Firefighters were called at 8:05 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, on the 14000 block of Dellwood Drive in Baxter for a gas leak. Firefighters provided standby assistance. The second call was at 8:30 p.m. Sunday of a possible...
October 2, 2018 - 9:30am
October 1, 2018
PLFD conducts plane crash training in Breezy Point
The Pequot Lakes Fire Department took part in a new experience Wednesday evening, Sept. 19, as it tried its hand in a training session simulating...
October 1, 2018 - 6:00am
September 27, 2018
Alarms at a church and 2 public buildings sends out fire trucks
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to three fire alarms this week—one at a church and two at other office buildings. A fire alarm was reported at 10:31 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 13815 Cherrywood Drive, Baxter. Firefighters responded...
September 27, 2018 - 4:30pm
Fire destroys rural Pine River cabin
A fire completely destroyed a cabin like structure on the 3,000 block of 44th Avenue outside of Pine River Wednesday, Sept. 26. The Pine River...
September 27, 2018 - 3:00pm
Firefighters respond to cabin fire in Pine River
Pine River firefighters responded to a cabin fire Wednesday afternoon on the 3000 block of 44th Street SW in Pine River. Further information...
September 27, 2018 - 3:00am
September 25, 2018
Brainerd Fire responds
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to several calls since Friday, Sept. 21. Friday: • At 10:50 a.m. to Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Brainerd Clinic, 2024 S. Sixth St., for a vehicle fire. Upon arrival, firefighters saw smoke coming from a speaker box. • At 9:25 p.m. firefighters...
September 25, 2018 - 7:30am