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Garage and its contents destroyed by fire
Wisconsin girls in Slenderman stabbing case to appear today in court hearings
Police Blotter - Dec. 18
Rock & Roll Xmas Spectacular
Community invited to grand opening at renovated Essentia Health Sports Center
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College Football: Raiders receive All-America honorable mention
College Football: Bison Watch Party Friday at Tap House
Warriors Athlete of Week: Father passes basketball skills on to daughter
Men's College Basketball: Riewer MSUM Athlete of Week
Area Wrestling: Heavyweight's pin lifts Staples-Motley
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Reader Opinion: Christmas ball was a success
Reader Opinion: The historic water tower
Reader Opinion: Planned display makes one wince
Reader Opinion: The Milankovitch cycles
Guest Opinion: Shopping local helps us all
What's Up Outdoors: Deer season ends, fishing is on
Walleyedan: The heat is on
Area fishing report
Going darkhouse spearing? Keep the safety of yourself - and others - in mind too
New type of pacemaker keeps 38-year-old Duluth man ticking
This Was Brainerd - Dec. 18
This Was Brainerd - Dec. 17
Syphilis transmission spikes: Men having sex with men accounts for 75 percent of infections
Life on Mars? NASA's Mars rover finds methane, organic chemicals
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Davina and the Vagabonds: Hot enough to melt ice
Sony cancels upcoming Dec. 25 release of 'The Interview' after theaters bail
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 18
Visual Arts - Dec. 18
Special Events - Dec. 18
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Births: Lakewood Health System, Staples
Riverwood Healthcare Center, Aitkin, birth
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Out of town birth
St. Gabriel's Hospital, Little Falls, births
Sandra J. Poferl
George O. Johnson
Doris Maxine Leaf
Arvis Arlene Brunko (Chapman)
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December 2, 2014
Deployed soldiers' muzzle loader hunt wraps up the season
CAMP RIPLEY - Kicking off its fifth year, the black powder hunt held on Camp Ripley for deployed soldiers opened with a brief orientation Monday "We are excited to have so many participants this year for the hunt," said event organizer John Maile. Over 70 hunters were selected from...
December 2, 2014 - 5:36pm
November 28, 2014
Walleyedan: Last chance ducks
I'm writing to you on the eve of Thanksgiving. Although the holiday will have passed by the time you read this, I hope you enjoyed Thanksgiving Day and that you also enjoy the remainder of this weekend! We are to give thanks in all circumstances, right? Not always easy, but so very...
November 28, 2014 - 10:14pm
The Ruffed Grouse Society to host meet & greet in Baxter Come learn about grouse hunting and habitat opportunities in Minnesota at the Ruffed Grouse Society Drumming Log Chapter meet and greet event at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 4 at Gander Mountain in Baxter. Minnesota DNR...
November 28, 2014 - 10:13pm
What's Up Outdoors: Wolf hunter insight
After a deer hunting season that left a lot of hunters wondering where the deer went, hopefully next year they will want to do something to help. Keeping the wolf numbers in check is one way. There are only three reasons the deer population is as low as it is: too liberal on limits,...
November 28, 2014 - 9:33am
November 19, 2014
Pileated in snow storm
Tony Wenzel of Randall on Nov. 10 wrote: "I had taken this photo of a male pileated woodpecker during the heavy snow fall near Camp Ripley, as it searches for food. Already 6 inches of snow fell and still falling." Do you have a recent scenic picture that shows the beauty of the...
November 19, 2014 - 10:14am
Roberta Brinkman of Verndale wrote: "My husband, Daryld, and I were going to visit neighbors on Nov. 15 and saw this adorable fawn with spots standing in the snow. This is the cutest photo I have ever taken." Do you have a recent scenic picture that shows the beauty of the lakes...
November 19, 2014 - 10:13am
November 18, 2014
Walleye limits tightened on Red Lake
RED LAKE - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is implementing stricter regulations for the winter season walleye harvest on Upper Red Lake, a DNR release said Monday. Starting Dec. 1, anglers may only keep and/or possess three walleye. They must immediately release all...
November 18, 2014 - 3:07pm
Snowy day for swans
Carla Tauzell of Forest Lake shared this photo taken November 11th of swans enjoying the snowy day on Velvet Lake near Crosslake.
November 18, 2014 - 2:30pm
Big Buck Challenge: Largest Minnesota buck in the Challenge
Deer seasons come and deer seasons go. Like a big feast, the leftovers are the best part. They are the memories. They drive and inspire hunters through the year. Here in the Brainerd lakes area, many memories were created, and from the activity at the Big Buck Challenge weigh station...
November 18, 2014 - 9:28am
November 17, 2014
First time in 31 years - northern pike spearing to be allowed on Mille Lacs Lake
Dark-house spearing of northern pike will be allowed at Mille Lacs Lake for the first time since the winter of 1982-83, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Anglers and spearers can keep 10 northern pike, of which only one may be longer than 30 inches. Anglers...
November 17, 2014 - 11:23am
November 13, 2014
DNR closes northeast Minnesota's early wolf season
Wolf hunting in the northeast zone will close for the remainder of the 2014 early firearms season at the end of shooting hours on Nov. 14, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The northwest zone remains open in the 200 series deer permit areas through...
November 13, 2014 - 8:02pm
Applications ready for deer goal setting team
People interested in helping the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) establish deer population goals for large portions of the state have until Monday, to apply online at www.mndnr.gov/deer. Volunteers are being sought to join five advisory teams that will develop deer...
November 13, 2014 - 1:04pm
Minnesota’s snowmobile trails not ready for riding, open Dec. 1
Despite the recent snowfall throughout much of Minnesota, snowmobile trails are not yet ready for riding, according to the Minnesota Department...
November 13, 2014 - 10:13am
November 10, 2014
Bragging Rights: Local hunters contend in Big Buck Challenge
Deer season is one of Minnesota's major holidays. Here in the Brainerd lakes area, the sport is enjoyed by thousands of locals and visitors alike. Bragging rights about the biggest deer always play a part in deer camp "discussions." Baxter hunter Chauncey Hanson has made those...
November 10, 2014 - 10:03am
November 7, 2014
After butterfly bash bust, Oklahoma town tries to aid monarchs
BLANCHARD, Oklahoma, Nov 7 (Reuters) - The small town of Blanchard, Oklahoma, threw a big party this fall, but the guests of honor did not show up. Residents suspect foul play somewhere on the guests' international trek to the festivities. To make sure the same thing does not happen...
November 7, 2014 - 1:21pm