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Adult Volunteer of the Month: Ray Holm
Volunteer Opportunities for December
Hautala speaks at National Bicycle Tourism Conference
Much Obliged: Sixth annual Zonta Christmas House
Girls Basketball: Big shots lift Warriors past Otters
College Football: Bowl game Raiders' last chance to showcase skills
Area Girls Hockey: Blue Devils lose to Marshall
Area Boys Basketball: Alholm's treys push Flyers past Pioneers
Area Girls Basketball: Stuckmayer paces Pioneers past Flyers
Our Opinion: Facilities plan merits wide discussion
Reader Opinion: Water issues
Reader Opinion: A great loss
OPINION COLUMN - The terrifying lessons of the Philippines' vigilante president
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Leer: Top new ice fishing products for 2017
Walleyedan: Ice can cometh any time
What's Up Outdoors: Open water winter fishing
CO Report: Muzzleloaders monitored on opening week
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Tech Savvy: Clearing out clutter
This Was Brainerd - Dec. 4
Clergy View: Pondering a faithful Lord in Advent
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This Was Brainerd
Live Music - Dec. 1
Performing Arts - Dec. 1
Special Events - Dec. 1
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 1
Verch, Newberry to play Nisswa concert Dec. 9
Her Voice Magazine
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Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Geraldine "Gerry" P. Swift
Julia Jean Pieper
Albert M. Cavin
Sonja Nina Hakes
Janet Elaine Amundson
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
Citing excessive cost, Mills stops recount push
November 30, 2016
Canadian police threaten to play 'Nickelback' music on way to jail for drunk drivers
TORONTO (Reuters) - If getting charged with impaired driving is not enough, police in a small Canadian town are hoping adding Nickelback music...
November 30, 2016 - 3:37pm
November 17, 2016
New Yorkers build walls of sticky notes in defiance of Trump
NEW YORK, Nov 15 (Reuters) - This is not the kind of wall Donald Trump was talking about. In the liberal stronghold of New York City, residents...
November 17, 2016 - 10:18am
October 21, 2016
Young man robs bank to purchase getaway motorcycle - from police officer, son
(Reuters) - An Arkansas man suspected of robbing a bank and arranging ahead of time to purchase a used motorcycle for a getaway ended up behind...
October 21, 2016 - 11:30pm
September 12, 2016
Whoops! Bad parking job leaves car dangling on side of Texas parking garage
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A man who failed to stop when pulling into a rooftop spot of a nine-story parking garage in Austin, rammed through...
September 12, 2016 - 11:21am
September 8, 2016
Seeking escape from wife, Kansas man robs bank, goes straight to jail
(Reuters) - A Kansas man robbed a bank last week in order to go to jail and avoid his wife, court documents showed. Lawrence John Ripple, 70,...
September 8, 2016 - 2:37pm
August 25, 2016
Penguin promoted to brigadier at Edinburgh Zoo
LONDON (Reuters) - Standing in line for a special ceremony, uniformed soldiers of His Majesty the King of Norway's Guard are carefully inspected...
August 25, 2016 - 2:45pm
August 22, 2016
1,500 Americans end up in Canada after getting hit by strong wind and rain
TORONTO, Aug 22 (Reuters) - About 1,500 Americans floating down a river that separates the United States from Canada had to be rescued from the...
August 22, 2016 - 2:13pm
July 21, 2016
Dude, not that RNC. Canadian police field angry, admiring Trump tweets
OTTAWA, July 21 (Reuters) - For all the fervor the Republican National Convention has generated on Twitter this week, some users have directed their anger and admiration of the events in Cleveland toward a very different organization - a provincial police service on the east coast...
July 21, 2016 - 1:55pm
July 6, 2016
No Mega Millions winners on Tuesday, prize reaches $508 million
(Reuters) - The jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery drawing rose to $508 million, the seventh largest in U.S. lottery history, after nobody...
July 6, 2016 - 9:49pm
Dig for victory! Hungarian grave diggers compete to be the best
DEBRECEN, Hungary (Reuters) - In a graveyard in Hungary, solemn contemplation gave way to frantic sportsmanship on Friday as dozens of grave...
June 6, 2016 - 2:13pm
May 23, 2016
Mattress flies through N.D. deputy’s windshield
BISMARCK - A flying mattress struck a sheriff's deputy as he drove down East Main Avenue Wednesday evening. The projectile shattered the windshield...
May 23, 2016 - 12:26pm
May 13, 2016
Food shelf seeking more volunteers
The Salvation Army Food Shelf in Brainerd announced it now offers "choice shopping" to participants, a change requiring additional volunteers. "Choice shopping" offers the opportunity to shop very similarly to grocery store shopping. Recent surveys indicate that participants are pleased...
May 13, 2016 - 9:45pm
May 12, 2016
Subaru recalls 48,500 vehicles over steering issues
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Subaru of America said on Thursday it is recalling 48,500 new U.S. vehicles because of a serious potential steering issue...
May 12, 2016 - 9:38pm
May 10, 2016
Florida man accidentally shoots himself, notices two days later
ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - A man accidentally shot himself in the arm while cleaning his gun but did not notice until two days later, according...
May 10, 2016 - 2:11pm
May 4, 2016
Whoops... Selfie gone wrong attempt fells 126-year-old statue of Portuguese king
LISBON, May 4 (Reuters) - A young man's attempt to take a selfie snapshot with the statue of a 16th century Portuguese king ended badly when...
May 4, 2016 - 2:16pm