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Family gets off lake to find living quarters on fire
Baxter fire sends 4 to hospital for smoke inhalation, dog doesn't make it
Man injured after crashing into 2 trees
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Boys Swimming and Diving: Anderson hopes to inspire future swimmers at Hopkins
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High School Fishing: Warriors take top spot at B.A.S.S. State Championship
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80th Birthday: Evelyn Matthies
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60th Wedding Anniversary: Rawleigh and Ila Tougas
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June 14, 2016
New pavilion takes shape at OK Park
Work is progressing on the new pavilion at Oscar Kristofferson Park in Baxter. Baratto Brothers Construction broke ground on the project in April....
June 14, 2016 - 9:00pm
June 13, 2016
Baxter City Council implements utility franchise fees
BAXTER—The Baxter City Council recently implemented a utility service franchise fee to help pay for street maintenance. The fee starts Sept. 1.
June 13, 2016 - 10:54pm
May 30, 2016
Water service interrupted Friday in Baxter
Water service was shut off to parts of Baxter Friday night after a vehicle hit a fire hydrant near Party World in Baxter. The crash involved an unknown vehicle according to a post on the Baxter Police Department's Facebook page. The crash caused a break in the water main, which caused...
May 30, 2016 - 6:34pm
May 27, 2016
Water service turned off in areas of Baxter
Water service was shut off to parts of Baxter Friday night after a vehicle hit a fire hydrant near Party World in Baxter. The crash involved...
May 27, 2016 - 10:59pm
May 24, 2016
Baxter city council approves funding for $1.1 million road project
The Baxter City Council on Tuesday voted to prepare the initial assessment process for a large road improvement project scheduled for this summer. The city will pay $267,626 and property owners cumulatively will be assessed $833,653 altogether, for a total project cost of $1,101,279....
May 24, 2016 - 8:54pm
May 17, 2016
Anti-transgender protesters ejected from Target parking lot
BAXTER—A statewide protest tour against Target's policy of letting transgender people use the bathroom that matches their gender identity...
May 17, 2016 - 10:30pm
Firefighters respond to garage fire
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a report of a fire in a garage at 5:15 p.m. Monday on the 14000 block of Inglewood Drive in Baxter. Firefighters arrived and extinguished the fire.
May 17, 2016 - 8:41pm
May 14, 2016
Developers unveil plans for stores, restaurants in Baxter
BAXTER—Shoppers and diners in the lakes area may have a few more options in the near future. Development plans were unveiled recently during...
News / business
May 14, 2016 - 10:13pm
May 4, 2016
Man forgoes trial, pleads guilty to prostitution solicitation
A 28-year-old Little Falls man charged in a law enforcement sting pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor last week for soliciting prostitution in a public place. Kevin Michael Desmet Groseclose, 28, was originally scheduled for a jury trial on April 25. Groseclose instead entered a...
News / crime
May 4, 2016 - 10:20pm
April 25, 2016
AT&T announces better wireless bandwidth in Brainerd area
BAXTER—AT&T executives and local elected officials gathered at one of the carrier's stores on Monday to debut a stronger wireless network...
April 25, 2016 - 7:27pm
April 20, 2016
Out for a run and a push Wednesday, Eric Bolt navigates a double stroller with his daughters Vivian (left), and Whitney on Peace Road in Baxter....
April 20, 2016 - 8:41pm
April 11, 2016
Burning planned for Highway 371 between Little Falls and Baxter
Local residents, motorists and others near several state highways in Stearns, Morrison, Crow Wing and Isanti counties may see smoke from roadside prescribed fires beginning April 12 through June 15, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said in a release. The burns are planned...
April 11, 2016 - 7:30pm
April 6, 2016
Heintzeman to host in-district office hours Saturday
Minnesota Rep. Josh Heintzeman, R-Nisswa, will host in-district "office hours" on Saturday at 9 a.m. at Caribou Coffee in Baxter to meet with constituents to discuss the current legislative session. No RSVP is required.
April 6, 2016 - 10:03pm
4 plead guilty of solicitation sting charges; 4 to go to trial
Court appearances for four men charged with soliciting prostitution in law enforcement stings have ended with guilty pleas, while four others...
News / crime
April 6, 2016 - 11:16am
April 5, 2016
Baxter City Council: Considers alternatives for Excelsior Road project
BAXTER—Alternative options for a new intersection on Excelsior Road were unveiled during Tuesday night's Baxter City Council meeting. In...
April 5, 2016 - 10:18pm