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Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
2017 fish, game and trapping licenses expire Feb. 28
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - Feb. 21, 2018
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
Church News for Feb. 23
Clergy View: Getting along isn't easy
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
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'And Then There Were None' still showing in Pequot Lakes
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February 21, 2018
Baxter City Council is willing to part with land for school building
BAXTER—The Baxter City Council is willing to sell 40 acres of land to the Brainerd School District for school purposes. The decision came...
February 21, 2018 - 1:00pm
February 15, 2018
Man uses handgun owned by business in shooting death: Death appears to be self-inflicted
The man who died from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday at Bill's Gun Shop & Range in Baxter has been identified....
February 15, 2018 - 4:48pm
February 14, 2018
Man dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound in Baxter shooting range
An adult male was declared deceased at Bill's Gun Shop & Range at roughly 2 p.m. Wednesday, the victim of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Officers...
February 14, 2018 - 8:57pm
Rare owl sighting: Tiny boreal owl visits Baxter
BAXTER—A rare, little, feathered visitor appeared unexpectedly in Baxter Tuesday morning.
February 14, 2018 - 1:00pm
Couple with heart problems keep love alive with pair of pacemakers
IDEAL TOWNSHIP—Almost nothing gets their hearts going like the sight of one another—even after more than 50 years—but Bill...
February 14, 2018 - 4:00am
February 9, 2018
Lakes Area Interfaith Caregivers receives $5,000 grant
BAXTER—The Medica Foundation awarded a $5,000 grant to Lakes Area Interfaith Caregivers in Baxter. The funding will be used to support health-related programs and services core to the organization's mission in 2018. Lakes Area Interfaith Caregivers serves people in Cass and...
February 9, 2018 - 11:30am
February 3, 2018
Baxter Elementary Glow Run
BAXTER—Baxter Elementary hosted a Boosterthon Glow Run event Friday, culminating a nine-day program raising funds for technology improvements...
February 3, 2018 - 10:00am
February 1, 2018
Heintzeman announces re-election bid for Minnesota House
State Rep. Josh Heintzeman, R-Nisswa, announced Wednesday he will seek a third term in the Minnesota House of Representatives. Heintzeman represents...
February 1, 2018 - 9:00am
January 26, 2018
Brainerd School Board: New Baxter Elementary coming into focus
The site of the future Baxter Elementary School is slowly taking shape—although many question marks still swirl around the issue and are...
January 26, 2018 - 8:00am
January 18, 2018
Forestview top spellers battle it out: Seventh-grader claims title
BAXTER—Thirteen-year-old Edith Chamberlain spelled all her words correctly—except her last word "corbiestep"—to give the Forestview...
January 18, 2018 - 8:00am
January 14, 2018
Oral spelling bee set Wednesday
BAXTER—Brainerd Public Schools will host its sixth through eighth grade oral spelling bee Wednesday at Forestview Middle School in Baxter. Brainerd students in grades sixth through eighth are the only ones who compete in the bee. Written tests are given to all students in sixth...
January 14, 2018 - 12:30pm
January 13, 2018
Baxter octogenarian proves age is just a number
BAXTER—George Moore turned personal tragedy into triumph by using his heart-wrenching experience as his late wife's caregiver to establish...
January 13, 2018 - 8:00am
January 12, 2018
Coming Sunday: Baxter octogenarian honored for volunteer work
Why is this Baxter resident smiling? Most seniors would be, too, if they were recognized for the good they do. Find out what exactly he has done...
January 12, 2018 - 11:30am
Man with self-inflicted gunshot wound found at public access
BAXTER—The Baxter Police Department responded at 3:40 p.m. Wednesday to a suspicious vehicle at the public access at Whipple Beach in Baxter. Upon arrival, officers found a 49-year-old man with a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The man was transported by North Memorial Ambulance...
January 12, 2018 - 6:30am
January 6, 2018
Turning to politics later in life
Steve Barrows could have spent his retirement with family or at a beach somewhere, but instead, he's devoted his golden years to public service....
January 6, 2018 - 9:00am