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Photo Gallery: Afternoon at Lum Park
Detail-loving, behind-the-scenes organizer helps Honor Flights cruise smoothly
Memorial Day reflection
Highway 18 resurfacing, lane closures in Crow Wing County begin Tuesday
Dillon captures wet Coca-Cola 600 for 1st Cup win
Lynx remain perfect with win over Stars
Rays' 15th-inning blasts sink Twins
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys
Athlete of the Week
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Listening to the voices of our community
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
Send Your Opinion
What's Up Outdoors: Taking time to listen and learn
Outdoor Notes - May 28
Conservation Officer Report: Ducklings rescued near Pequot Lakes
Crow Wing State Park: New park manager continues to share history
Wild and free
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Tech Savvy: Selling on social media
This Was Brainerd - May 28
Fire it up - Tips for the start of grilling season
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Performing Arts - May 25
Artist captures a sense of place through small collages at Bay Lake area gallery
'The (Almost) Totally True Story of Hansel and Gretel' to set CLC stage
Entertainment Briefs - May 25
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Suzanne and Craig Ross
Ev and Steve Toth
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Rita T. Faust
Adriene Rose (Eksten) Niesen
Christopher C. Olsen
Reverend Benjamin Peterson
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
May 27, 2017
New Jack Pine Brewery set to open Memorial Day weekend
BAXTER—Construction is complete on the new 7,400 square foot brewery and taproom for Jack Pine Brewery. A grand opening celebration is...
May 27, 2017 - 8:00am
May 16, 2017
4 escape house fire; firefighters save dog
BAXTER—Four people escaped injuries early Sunday morning and a dog was saved after a fast-moving fire nearly destroyed a Baxter home. The...
May 16, 2017 - 4:00am
May 10, 2017
Baxter City Council: Residents question street choices
BAXTER—Residents of Baxter streets proposed for construction work this summer questioned whether work was needed, pointed out trouble spots...
May 10, 2017 - 8:34am
May 8, 2017
Baxter teen competes in national Constitution contest
Elise Sopelle, 15, Baxter, travelled to Indianapolis last month where she competed in the American Legion's 80th National Oratorical Contest....
May 8, 2017 - 6:00am
May 3, 2017
Nolan to hold in-district town halls this month
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan will hold listening sessions across Minnesota's 8th Congressional District to discuss health care, budget priorities and infrastructure, and to hear questions and concerns from constituents, his office announced Tuesday. • 9-10 a.m. May 10 at Cass County Government...
May 3, 2017 - 7:10am
April 16, 2017
Baxter City Council meeting agenda
Baxter City Council Meets at 6 p.m. for a work session and at 7 p.m. for the council meeting Tuesday, April 18, at city hall, 13190 Memorywood Drive, Baxter. The Baxter City Council will conduct a work session at 6 p.m. Tuesday for the purpose of discussing 2017 Mill and Overlay...
April 16, 2017 - 4:40am
April 12, 2017
DHS commissioner talks mental health in Baxter
BAXTER—A top state official visited Baxter Tuesday to discuss the rural mental health crisis—and to decry proposed Republican budget...
April 12, 2017 - 5:45am
April 6, 2017
Baxter City Council: Mobile food options grow with spring
BAXTER—An auxiliary kitchen in its second season and the city's first mobile vending license were both approved by the Baxter City Council...
April 6, 2017 - 9:45am
March 23, 2017
Forthun Road to close much of Friday in Baxter
The city of Baxter will close Forthun Road from Elder Drive to Elmwood Drive from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, March 24. Crow Wing Power will provide...
March 23, 2017 - 5:56pm
March 17, 2017
Baxter to interview candidates for city administrator today, Saturday
BAXTER—Three candidates for the Baxter city administrator post are slated for interviews today and Saturday. Baxter department heads are...
March 17, 2017 - 6:00am
March 3, 2017
Hand-dyed coloring at the Brainerd library
The Brainerd Public Library will host a class on "Playing with Hand-Dyed Color" from 2-3:30 p.m. Thursday. Karla Overland of Cherrywood Fabrics in Baxter will discuss the elements of fabric dyeing. Participants will make a simple fused bookmark on cardstock.
March 3, 2017 - 11:37pm
January 18, 2017
Brainerd eighth-grader claims spelling bee win
BAXTER—Thirteen-year-old Meryl Tigenoah of Baxter Wednesday claimed the championship in the Brainerd Public Schools sixth through eighth...
January 18, 2017 - 11:23am
January 17, 2017
Baxter City Council: Council moves to settle dispute with Essentia
BAXTER—The city of Baxter's longstanding dispute with Essentia Health may soon come to a close. After a portion of the regular meeting...
January 17, 2017 - 10:49pm
January 15, 2017
A red-letter year for Salvation Army giving
BAXTER—Local Salvation Army and Mills Fleet Farm officials are celebrating a record year for the Army's Day of Caring fundraiser—and...
January 15, 2017 - 10:23pm
January 13, 2017
Reader Opinion: Last resort
Tuesday's Brainerd Dispatch reported coverage of the Baxter City Council. It read that the disposal of items stored at the North Water Tower was approved, along with other items to disposed of at Hengel's or the Crow Wing County Landfill. Since these items were paid for by the residents...
January 13, 2017 - 10:14pm