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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
Meet Rachel Hollis, the Texas mom shaking up this year's best-seller list
Stan Lee, creator of superheroes, dies at 95
Young Authors Conference is Nov. 13 in Staples
Entertainment Briefs - Nov. 8
Special Events - 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
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
Racing: BIR owner dies in boating accident
October 20, 2018
For giveaway: wedding gown, never worn -- and it's free for the right bride-to-be
There is a wedding dress out there that's just missing its bride. Could it be you or someone you know? I got this letter from Gail Richardson,...
October 20, 2018 - 7:25am
Wealth Column: Get prepared for winter with home energy audit
The days are getting shorter and many of us are eyeing our thermostat, ready to turn on the heat as soon as the temperature dips too low. Just as quickly as summer turned to fall, sooner than we realize (or than some of us would like) winter will be on our doorstep, too. As we prepare...
October 20, 2018 - 6:30am
Opinion: Saudi Arabia - Don't go there
If you have to choose between Hotel California and the Ritz Carlton, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia you would be happier at the hotel from the famous song. Dozens of persons were held as prisoners at the palatial hotel in 2017 by the Saudi government. All those who were held were accused of...
October 20, 2018 - 1:30am
October 18, 2018
Guest Opinion: Your Legal Rights: Computer Scams
Over $21 million dollars. That is the amount of money consumers reported as lost to tech-support scams in the first nine months of 2017. In one...
October 18, 2018 - 7:30am
October 16, 2018
Commentary: We are more than pink!
Recently, Paula Schneider, President and CEO of Susan G. Komen wrote, "Over the last 36 years, Susan G. Komen has made incredible progress in the fight against breast cancer. But even as treatment options improve and death rates fall, one disturbing fact remains: Breast cancer is...
October 16, 2018 - 7:30am
October 14, 2018
Just say yes to Apple Day
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Last weekend, my friend up the hill invited us — and the entire contents of my little sister's apple tree —...
October 14, 2018 - 9:04am
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
The minute I saw the TV, I knew we were in trouble. My mother has upgraded almost every television in her large bed-and-breakfast with modern...
October 14, 2018 - 8:33am
ISD 181 Viewpoint: National School Lunch Week is Oct. 15-19
Every October we celebrate National School Lunch Week. This is the time of the year that we celebrate the School Lunch Program and all the great...
October 14, 2018 - 7:30am
October 13, 2018
Guest Opinion: October is Housing America Month!
In 2007, Housing America was created and October was designated as the annual month for NAHRO (National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials) and its members to collectively raise awareness of the need for, and the importance of, safe, decent and affordable housing in...
October 13, 2018 - 7:30am
October 12, 2018
Follow your heart in tricky situations
People often ask me about maintaining their safety while pursuing a brave and kind life. How do we know if we're supposed to give a homeless...
October 12, 2018 - 8:05am
October 11, 2018
Case County Sheriff's Corner: Domestic violence resources are available
The month of October has been identified as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Minnesota and several other states. It is estimated that one...
October 11, 2018 - 10:30am
October 7, 2018
Gettin' the band back together for one more road trip
At first blush, I was a bit suspicious of her. She seemed so young and tan in her white summer dress, so sharp and confident, so talented with...
October 7, 2018 - 8:01am
October 6, 2018
How does God see Kavanaugh-Ford debacle?
FARGO — Last week, I watched Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford defend their stories concerning Ford's allegations of sexual assault...
October 6, 2018 - 10:10am
Wealth Column: Your retirement red zone checklist
It's the fourth quarter and your hometown team's quarterback makes a pass through double coverage to his favorite wide receiver. He runs the ball across the 20-yard line before he's tackled. But it's a first down and your team has time to strategize before they attempt their end goal...
October 6, 2018 - 8:30am
October 5, 2018
Kindness often finds us where we are wounded
Have you ever heard anyone say, "Oh yay! I get to go to the hospital!" Other than the occasional pregnant lady, I doubt it. I imagine, like me,...
October 5, 2018 - 8:00am