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Judge hands CNN victory in its bid to restore Jim Acosta's White House press pass
U.S. House passes bill removing gray wolves from protected list
Curiosity paves path for Hunts' legacy of innovation and giving. Brainerd Lakes Chamber celebrates CRMC and Jack Pine Brewery
Fire departments responding to large building fire
Flanagan, Walz pick labor, faith and business leaders for transition advisers
And the winner is ... Knotty Pine Bakery. Bakery wins $50,000 prize in Destination Downtown Business Challenge
One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
Tragically unhip CBS is trying to become cool - and change the future of digital entertainment in the process
Marijuana is getting cheaper. For some states, that's a problem.
Opportunity for ethanol production, exports growing
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Olson's even-par round at LPGA's CME has her trailing Thompson by three shots
Gophers football vs. Northwestern: Who has the edge?
Dance Team: Warriors to host 5 teams in opener Monday, Nov. 19
D-III player apologizes for vicious hit that went viral
Mountain Bike: C-I, Anderson close out winning season
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Kindness is Contagious: The perfect love story is always filled with kindness
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Ideal snowmaking conditions make for early season start for Minnesota ski hills
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
Fate of famed L.A. mountain lions unclear after wildfire scorched their habitat
Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Ministry in a new way, new location for First Presbyterian
Clergy View: Back pew reflections
Church News - Nov. 16
What you might not know about the Christmas tree
Life after Katie: How Minnesota family remembers her by promoting mental health awareness
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This Was Brainerd
'Seussical' brightens Pequot Lakes stage
Performing Arts - Nov. 15
Roy Clark, country star who hosted 'Hee Haw' variety show, dies at 85
Visual Arts - Nov. 15
Entertainment Briefs - Nov. 15
Her Voice Magazine
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Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Dan & Shirley Barto
Bernice A. Otterson
Rockne D. Anderson
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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Fire departments responding to large building fire
Weather Drawing: Remembering spring
Weather drawing by Paige Engholm of Mrs. Narlock's third-grade class at Lowell Elementary School.
11 hours 51 min ago
November 15, 2018
Three-month weather outlook sticks with warmer than normal winter forecast
WILLISTON, N.D. -- It sure looks good on a map. The reality remains to be seen. The Climate Prediction Center issued its monthly long-range temperature...
21 hours 31 min ago
Tis The Season
Tyler Malloy with Brainerd Public Utilities assembles a string of holiday lights Wednesday, Nov. 14, on a tree at Sixth and Laurel streets in...
November 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
Weather Drawing: Fiery fall colors
Weather drawing by Amelia Rademacher of Mr. Meyer's fourth-grade class at Lowell Elementary School.
November 15, 2018 - 6:30am
November 14, 2018
Arch support: In chilly weather, workers update sign
Positioned in a lift, workers with Indigo Signs place a new panel on the McDonald's sign Tuesday, Nov. 13, in west Brainerd. The restaurant underwent...
November 14, 2018 - 6:00am
Weather Drawing: Words to live by
Weather drawing by Kayla Fleischhacker of Mrs. Meyer's third-grade class at Harrison Elementary School.
November 14, 2018 - 1:30am
November 13, 2018
Weather Drawing: Under sun and stars
Weather drawing by Mia Mandic of Mrs. Narlock's third-grade class at Lowell Elementary School.
November 13, 2018 - 5:30am
November 12, 2018
Cold start to November in lakes area: Snow should melt with higher temps
The Brainerd lakes area is covered in snow and already colder than normal, with wintry weather just beginning as November creeps up to the halfway...
November 12, 2018 - 5:00am
November 9, 2018
Winter outlook may mean milder temperatures as El Nino forms
While recent flurries and colder than normal temperatures seem to be giving winter an early bite, it may relinquish its hold. In an updated status...
November 9, 2018 - 1:00pm
Icicles form on reeds overhanging Rice Lake Thursday, Nov. 8, at Lum Park in Brainerd. Snowfall, temperatures in the low 20s and blustery conditions...
November 9, 2018 - 11:00am
November 8, 2018
Weather Drawing: Hello winter!
Weather drawing by Emily Pratt of Mrs. Meyer's third-grade class at Harrison Elementary School.
November 8, 2018 - 7:30am
November 7, 2018
Weather Drawing: The Stars and Stripes Forever
Weather drawing by Aiden Straus of Mrs. Meyer's third-grade class at Harrison Elementary School.
November 7, 2018 - 2:30am
November 6, 2018
Weather Drawing: It's Election Day!
Weather drawing by Rylee Hoppe of Mrs. Meyer's third-grade class at Harrison Elementary School.
November 6, 2018 - 1:00am
November 5, 2018
Squirrel bulking up for winter
A red squirrel bulks up for winter by eating berries in a tree Thursday, Nov. 1, in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
November 5, 2018 - 4:00pm
Weather drawing - Nov. 5
Remember to vote Weather drawing by Kayla Fleischhacker in Mrs. Meyer's third-grade class at Harrison Elementary School.
November 5, 2018 - 5:30am