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August 21, 2018
Election filings: Who will be on the local ballot in November? Find out
August 21, 2018 - 7:00am
August 20, 2018
Alcohol a factor in crash injuring 2
August 20, 2018 - 7:00am
August 19, 2018
Smoke testing a sanitary sewer line in Springdale, Arkansas at 726 Emma Ave. By Brandonrush [CC BY-SA 4.0  (], from Wikimedia Commons
Baxter to conduct smoke tests of sanitary sewer
August 19, 2018 - 11:00am
August 18, 2018
Vehicles travel on the newly reopened Excelsior Road on Thursday, Aug. 16, west of Highway 371 in Baxter, as crews continue to work on the Edgewood Drive intersection and the new parking lot by Boomer Pizza. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Construction update: Part of Excelsior opens, Cypress night work on hold
August 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
Mary Marana
Former council member Marana up for Baxter seat
August 18, 2018 - 9:00am
August 17, 2018
Nesheim, Rubin in the running for Baxter City Council
August 17, 2018 - 7:30am
August 14, 2018
Reminder for Baxter residents: Those who voted at Forestview now vote at Lakewood church
August 14, 2018 - 9:10am
Tim Houle, a vice president at Widseth Smith Nolting, said the Brainerd School District has a bevy of options to consider if they're going to mitigate heavy traffic around Forestview Middle School and the neighboring new Baxter Elementary School site. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd School Board: Study addresses anticipated school traffic congestion
August 14, 2018 - 7:00am
August 11, 2018
Harrison School in Brainerd displays an election banner in this April 10 photo about the school referendum and is one location where residents no longer can vote in the Aug. 14 primary election. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Tuesday's primary election to see new polling places
August 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
Workers dig near the intersection of Cypress Drive and Excelsior Road this week in Baxter as the project continues to progress with the dry weather. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Officials update status of construction projects in Brainerd-Baxter
August 11, 2018 - 11:00am
August 9, 2018
City of Baxter employees could been seeing some healthy improvements over the coming months after the council voted to implements its wellness program. Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
Baxter City Council: Council authorizes implementation of wellness program
August 9, 2018 - 10:00am
August 8, 2018
Gillette Children’s Speciality Healthcare Baxter Clinic hosts an open house with Kathy Molina, a certified orthotist/prosthetist who explains her duties in the laboratory on Tuesday, Aug. 7, to Dr. Kevin Murphy, a pediatric physician, Mindy Ostrowski, a nurse practitioner, Margaret Knebel, an occupational therapist and Jess O’Dell of United Cerebral Palsy. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch play button
Baxter clinic celebrates remodel, expansion with open house
August 8, 2018 - 9:00am
Reader Opinion: Gridlock
August 8, 2018 - 2:30am
August 3, 2018
Candidates file for area seats
August 3, 2018 - 7:42pm
July 30, 2018
Our Opinion: Traveling the Brainerd area? Do so with care
July 30, 2018 - 8:32am