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May 27, 2017
Jack Pine Brewery’s new building is located at 15593 Edgewood Drive in Baxter. Submitted photo
New Jack Pine Brewery set to open Memorial Day weekend
May 27, 2017 - 8:00am
May 16, 2017
A fast-moving fire nearly destroyed this Baxter home early Sunday morning. The fire started in the garage and made its way into the house.
Jennifer Stockinger/BrainerdDispatch
4 escape house fire; firefighters save dog
May 16, 2017 - 4:00am
May 10, 2017
Aric Welch, (left) Widseth Smith Nolting talks speaks at the podium Monday during a Baxter City Council session with council members Quinn Nystrom, Steve Barrows, Mayor Darrel Olson, Todd Holman and Mark Cross. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Residents question street choices
May 10, 2017 - 8:34am
May 8, 2017
Elise Sopelle, 15, Baxter, travelled to Indianapolis last month where she competed in the American Legion's 80th National Oratorical Contest.
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Baxter teen competes in national Constitution contest
May 8, 2017 - 6:00am
May 3, 2017
Nolan to hold in-district town halls this month
May 3, 2017 - 7:10am
April 16, 2017
Baxter City Council meeting agenda
April 16, 2017 - 4:40am
April 12, 2017
Emily Piper, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Human Services, discusses mental health care at the Community Behavioral Health Hospital in Baxter April 11 as Adam Rees, Essentia Health Central Region president, looks on. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatchplay button
DHS commissioner talks mental health in Baxter
April 12, 2017 - 5:45am
April 6, 2017
Morey's Seafood Markets, Audubon Way in Baxter, requested seasonal approval for its external kitchen or mobile vending trailer, which it first unveiled in 2016. The trailer sits just north of the building and was approved for 150 consecutive days beginning May 10.
Baxter City Council: Mobile food options grow with spring
April 6, 2017 - 9:45am
March 23, 2017
Forthun Road will be closed from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, March 24 for construction on the retail center going up between Costco and J.C. Penney Co. in Baxter.  
Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Forthun Road to close much of Friday in Baxter
March 23, 2017 - 5:56pm
March 17, 2017
Baxter department heads are scheduled to meet with Bradley Chapulis, Darcy Long, and Lisa Sova between 1-3 p.m. today at city hall with a casual social event to follow.
Baxter to interview candidates for city administrator today, Saturday
March 17, 2017 - 6:00am
March 3, 2017
Hand-dyed coloring at the Brainerd library
March 3, 2017 - 11:37pm
January 18, 2017
Thirteen-year-old Meryl Tigenoah of Baxter smiles Wednesday after winning the championship in the Brainerd Public Schools sixth through eighth grade oral spelling bee at Forestview Middle School in Baxter.
Brainerd Dispatch/Jennifer Stockinger
Brainerd eighth-grader claims spelling bee win
January 18, 2017 - 11:23am
January 17, 2017
The Baxter City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to settle its dispute with Essentia Health over assessments for Isle Drive, adjacent to Essentia Health's Baxter clinic. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Baxter City Council: Council moves to settle dispute with Essentia
January 17, 2017 - 10:49pm
January 15, 2017
Salvation Army lieutenants Jaclyn Holloway (left) and Grant Holloway accept a check from Fleet Farm Regional Manager Brad Hoff and Baxter Store Manager Geary Kline Friday. The check is from the Salvation Army’s Day of Caring fundraiser. Fleet Farm matched the $41,000 taken in during that day. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
A red-letter year for Salvation Army giving
January 15, 2017 - 10:23pm
January 13, 2017
Reader Opinion: Last resort
January 13, 2017 - 10:14pm