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Citing excessive cost, Mills stops recount push


December 2, 2016
Aitkin city council member elected to state Mississippi River commission
15 hours 3 min ago
November 10, 2016
Ninth District Court judgeship to be available for applications
November 10, 2016 - 8:21pm
November 3, 2016
Area Volleyball: Hermantown sweeps Aitkin on way to final
November 3, 2016 - 12:18am
October 16, 2016
DFL challenger Erin Wagner (left) and Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, of House District 10B Wednesday during the Lutheran Social Service candidate forum at Arrowwood Lodge at Brainerd Lakes in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch File Photo
Wagner, Lueck verbally duel on pre-K and climate change
October 16, 2016 - 8:17pm
September 5, 2016
Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike team member Evan Hutchison (left) leads the way with Josh Yotter following during practice this week in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)
Mountain Biking: Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Biking Team grows and grows and grows
September 5, 2016 - 7:22pm
August 23, 2016
Lueck discusses nursing homes at Aitkin Health Services
August 23, 2016 - 7:27pm
July 14, 2016
Crow Wing, Morrison counties declare states of emergency for flooding
July 14, 2016 - 3:49pm
July 13, 2016
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith meets with officials from the Aitkin area Wednesday amid damaging floods. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Lt. Gov. Smith visits Aitkin amid floods, state of emergency
July 13, 2016 - 7:04pm
July 12, 2016
The public access to the Mississippi River at Aitkin near the Aitkin Campground remained flooded on Tuesday. The river was projected to reach anywhere from 15-17 feet by Wednesday morning. Thirteen feet counts as flood stage. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Aitkin flooding prompts state of emergency
July 12, 2016 - 7:14pm
July 7, 2016
Registration now open for Aitkin 'Run to the Dump' Race
July 7, 2016 - 9:24pm
July 6, 2016
Aitkin teen injured in Highway 210 crash
July 6, 2016 - 6:10pm
June 30, 2016
Aitkin teen honored by Red Cross
June 30, 2016 - 8:55pm
June 19, 2016
Stern Rubber Co. to add 10 jobs in Aitkin
June 19, 2016 - 8:34pm
June 13, 2016
MnDOT warns of lane closures on Highway 169
June 13, 2016 - 9:13pm
The 2016 confirmation class from the United Methodist Church in Aitkin pose with area law enforcement officers.
Confirmation students pictured from left to right: Jacob Stanley, Jakob Ince, Tanner Hills, Hunter Hills, Owen Miller, Carson Kullhem, Carter Kjelstrom, Caiden Kjelstrom and Kyle Cluff. 
Submitted by: United Methodist Church
Aitkin confirmation class honors law enforcement
May 13, 2016 - 7:44pm