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4 finalists to face off in Great American Think-Off
Ask a Master Gardener: Square foot gardening
Nisswa Garden Club plant sale planned
Clean water grants awarded to community groups
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Warriors Athlete of Week: Freshman winds up in state tournament
Section 6-1A Baseball: Raiders remain alive in 6-1A
Area Girls Golf: Pierz's Hawks lands spot in state
Warriors Athlete of Week: Senior year one to remember for Moen
Area Boys Golf: Erdman, Israelson advance to state
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Reader Opinion: Learning patriotism
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Reader Opinion: Supports Olson statue
Reader Opinion: Get it together
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Minnesota DNR and National Guard combat wildfires
Mentor turkey hunt was rare treat
What's Up Outdoors: Leave the ticks behind
Brainerd set to start high school fishing team
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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This Was Brainerd - June 2
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'Jaws' resurfaces in theaters for 40th anniversary
Boston to headline Lakes Jam June 27
Kick Off Summer Bash at Green Lantern
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80th Birthday: Don Eveland
Engagement Announced: Rebecca Leigh Walker and Alexander Stephen Colwell
50th Wedding Anniversary: Orrin and Joan Tutt
50th Wedding Anniversary: Larry and Diana (Jenkins) Kinney
60th Wedding Anniversary: Alfred and Darleen Kuhn
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June 2, 2015
Baxter City Council: Mapping the future comes with a cost
BAXTER - How should Baxter plan future transportation corridors before land is developed when doing so involves significant spending now? The topic of mapping as a way to ensure future corridors remain available for street projects as land is developed was the single topic during...
1 hour 55 min ago
Plan for a detour: Excelsior Road to close Friday
BAXTER - Motorists who use Excelsior Road will need to start planning their detour routes. Construction work will close part of the heavily traveled Baxter road beginning Friday. About 9,000 vehicles travel Excelsior Road each day. Excelsior Road from Cypress Drive to Baxter Drive...
6 hours 39 min ago
June 1, 2015
Group receives grant to support dementia-friendly community
The Brainerd/Baxter action team of the Lakes Area Memory Awareness Advocates received a grant through ACT on Alzheimer's to help implement priorities specific to creating a dementia-friendly community. Brainerd/Baxter is one of 34 action communities throughout the state working to...
June 1, 2015 - 7:26pm
May 29, 2015
Forthun Road to close Monday
Forthun Road from Isle Drive to about 500 feet west of the intersection of Isle Drive will be closed at 7 a.m. Monday through Tuesday for the installation of sanitary sewer for the new Exit Lakes Realty office building. Baxter advises motorists to drive with caution in the work zone...
May 29, 2015 - 8:43pm
May 22, 2015
Reader Opinion: Baxter development
The recent article about the proposed development on the corner of County Road 48 and Highway 371, just a few blocks from our home in Baxter, brought several issues to mind. Just to set the stage, we live on the Mississippi and still are without city water and sewer, left to our...
opinion / reader opinion
May 22, 2015 - 7:49pm
May 21, 2015
Baxter approves Saturday work on Isle Drive
BAXTER - Construction crews will extend work to include Saturdays on the Isle Drive project in Baxter. R.L. Larson Excavating requested the addition of Saturday work through the month of June to catch up on days lost to rainy conditions and extra time spent removing brush and trees. The...
May 21, 2015 - 8:55pm
May 5, 2015
Baxter agrees to participate in interview process for new fire chief, seeks clarification
BAXTER - A Baxter City Council member will participate in interviews for a new fire chief in Brainerd, but to what extent wasn't clear Tuesday. Gary Scheeler, Brainerd City Council president, sat in the audience during the Baxter workshop session Tuesday night. On the agenda was...
May 5, 2015 - 11:14pm
Annual pavement marking work begins May 11
As part of Crow Wing County's annual pavement markings project, crews will be in the county beginning May 11 to re-stripe yellow centerlines and white edge lines on county roadways. In addition, the contractor will be working on city streets within Baxter and Brainerd. Cones and...
May 5, 2015 - 9:42pm
April 30, 2015
Rep. Heintzeman to host in-district office hours Saturday
Rep. Josh Heintzeman, R-Nisswa, will be hosting in-district "office hours" from 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Caribou Coffee, 15175 Edgewood Drive N. in Baxter, to meet with constituents to discuss their priorities for state government and the legislative session. No RSVP is required.
April 30, 2015 - 8:40pm
April 29, 2015
MnDOT construction adding turning lanes
BAXTER - Drivers may want to consider alternate routes to avoid congestion, particularly at peak times, during the ongoing construction project at the intersection of highways 371 and 210. The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) construction project is aimed at easing...
April 29, 2015 - 5:21pm
April 17, 2015
Baxter hosts special meeting Monday
BAXTER - The Baxter City Council will conduct a special meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Baxter City Hall, 13190 Memorywood Dr., for the purposes of holding the 2015 Isle Drive Extension Project assessment hearing.
April 17, 2015 - 10:11pm
April 16, 2015
Lane closures on Highway 371 between Baxter, Pine River begin Monday
BAXTER - Motorists on Highway 371 between Baxter and Pine River will encounter lane closures, work crews and possible delays as segments of the road are intermittently reduced to a single lane beginning Monday, the Minnesota Department of Transportation reported. The lane closures...
April 16, 2015 - 11:54am
April 14, 2015
Camp Ripley responded to wildfire Tuesday
Camp Ripley's Fire Department responded Tuesday to a wildfire on the northern section of the camp. "Camp Ripley's fire department has responded to the fire, as well as officials from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources," said Maj. John Donovan, public affairs officer for...
April 14, 2015 - 7:13pm
April 13, 2015
Baxter City Council: City ponders park pavilion repairs, replacement
BAXTER - With the start to summer fast approaching, Baxter is looking at what repairs the city needs at its parks and potential changes in the future. The city council recently approved spending for needed repairs this year as recommended by the Parks and Trails Commission. At the...
April 13, 2015 - 10:18pm
April 9, 2015
Reader Opinion: A sad regression
On April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated because he provided leadership for expanding American democracy to more fully include groups which had been marginalized for decades. He, and many other Americans, had been working to help the country live up to its promise...
opinion / reader opinion
April 9, 2015 - 11:52pm