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August 21, 2018
Election filings: Who will be on the local ballot in November? Find out
A recap of filings for office from area cities, townships and school boards in Crow Wing County and southern Cass County. Crow Wing County Baxter...
August 21, 2018 - 7:00am
August 20, 2018
Alcohol a factor in crash injuring 2
KATHIO TOWNSHIP—Two motorists suffered non-life-threatening injuries when a vehicle crashed into another at an intersection in Kathio Township...
August 20, 2018 - 7:00am
August 19, 2018
Baxter to conduct smoke tests of sanitary sewer
The City of Baxter will be conducting smoke testing of the sanitary sewer system over the next two months The testing will begin the week of...
August 19, 2018 - 11:00am
August 18, 2018
Construction update: Part of Excelsior opens, Cypress night work on hold
BAXTER—Work continues on Excelsior Road and Cypress Drive in Baxter and motorists have a new roundabout to navigate. Excelsior Road opened...
August 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
Former council member Marana up for Baxter seat
Five candidates are on the ballot for two open spots on the Baxter City Council. Mary Marana, who previously served on the council for 12 years...
August 18, 2018 - 9:00am
August 17, 2018
Nesheim, Rubin in the running for Baxter City Council
Filings are closed and five candidates are in the running for two seats on the Baxter City Council. Robert Nesheim Nesheim believes running for office is his civic duty. "And if I'm capable to run for office, that's something I would like to do," he said. "Being more involved in what's...
August 17, 2018 - 7:30am
August 14, 2018
Reminder for Baxter residents: Those who voted at Forestview now vote at Lakewood church
BAXTER—A Baxter resident noted early Tuesday, Aug. 14, some confusion regarding polling places for residents in Precinct P2W who formerly...
August 14, 2018 - 9:10am
Brainerd School Board: Study addresses anticipated school traffic congestion
With plans underway to build the new Baxter Elementary in spitting distance of Forestview Middle School—neighbors across Knollwood Drive—traffic...
August 14, 2018 - 7:00am
August 11, 2018
Tuesday's primary election to see new polling places
Voters in some precincts may be in for a rude awakening when they go to vote in Tuesday's primary election and find the polling locations they're...
August 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
Officials update status of construction projects in Brainerd-Baxter
The end is nigh—for construction season in Brainerd-Baxter anyway. Eventually. Probably. Hopefully. At any rate, some projects are wrapping...
August 11, 2018 - 11:00am
August 9, 2018
Baxter City Council: Council authorizes implementation of wellness program
BAXTER—It's time to break out the sweat bands and protein drinks. The city of Baxter is in the process of implementing a wellness program,...
August 9, 2018 - 10:00am
August 8, 2018
Baxter clinic celebrates remodel, expansion with open house
BAXTER—It was all smiles at the open house in Baxter for Gillette Children's Speciality Healthcare, where distressed children are treated....
August 8, 2018 - 9:00am
Reader Opinion: Gridlock
Congrats to the planners in Brainerd, Baxter, Crow Wing County and the Minnesota Department of Transportation. You have scheduled road work on almost every major road in the area and we officially have total gridlock. You even closed down a road that was shut down all of last summer....
August 8, 2018 - 2:30am
August 3, 2018
Candidates file for area seats
Filings as of Friday, Aug. 3, include candidates for area city councils, township boards, school boards and mayors. Baxter Robert K. Nesheim, city council. (Elect two.) Zach Tabatt, city council. (Elect two.) Crosby-Ironton School District Barbara A. Neprud, school board. (Elect three.)...
August 3, 2018 - 7:42pm
July 30, 2018
Our Opinion: Traveling the Brainerd area? Do so with care
The road construction season in the Brainerd area is kicking into high gear. Really high gear, and the driving public's collective patiences are about to be tested. Reconstruction of South Sixth Street in Brainerd and Excelsior Road west of Highway 371 in Baxter are already underway....
July 30, 2018 - 8:32am