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Video: Minnesota hunter encounters wolf pack
First-degree murder charge for man who drove into Charlottesville demonstrators
Trump allies: Tillerson hasn't 'learned his lesson'
County Highway Engineering team awarded best in class from MnDOT
Music college abruptly closes in St. Paul; students, faculty shocked, saddened
What did we Google in 2017? Hurricane Irma, Meghan Markle and a slime recipe
FCC's Ajit Pai dressed up as Santa and wielded a lightsaber to mock net neutrality rules
Saying goodbye to AOL's instant messenger
'Merry Christmas' greeting? Half of Americans don't care.
Target to buy Shipt for $550 million in bet on same-day delivery
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College Baseball: CLC hitting, pitching/catching academies scheduled
Sports Calendar - Dec. 15-16
Nordic Skiing: Warrior girls team ties for first at Apollo Relays
Girls Basketball: Brainerd outlasts Buffalo in overtime
Boys Basketball: Warriors shoot down Otters
Athlete of the Week
Guest Opinion: The true tax gap: How about $12 trillion!
No need to plan kindness this season
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Beyond the chalkboard: Teaching & learning in today's classrooms
Reader Opinion: Support Boy Scouts
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‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
What's Up Outdoors: Let's get out ice fishing
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 10
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Minn. resident tracked Santa's 1964 flight from North Pole -- for real
How 3,000 very good golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
Cake mix makes Christmas baking a breeze
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 14
Visual Arts - Dec. 14-20
Kid Rock to headline Moondance Jam 27
Hot enough to melt the ice - Davina and the Vagabonds to perform 2 shows
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Jerome "Joe" Hines
George E. Schwagerl
Anthony Paul Bjerkness
Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
Firefighters respond to chimney fire
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a call at 2:35 p.m. Wednesday to a chimney fire on the 14000 block of Nokay Lake Road in Brainerd. Firefighters extinguished the fire, which was contained to the chimney.
1 hour 46 min ago
Brainerd woman injured after van crashes into building
A 33-year-old Brainerd woman was injured when the van she was driving crashed into a building at noon Wednesday at the corner of Oak Street and...
4 hours 17 min ago
'Star Wars' arrives
BAXTER—A crowd of people, some in costume, turned out to see the lakes area premiere of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" Thursday. Mann Lakes...
5 hours 16 min ago
December 14, 2017
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 14
Paul Bunyan Transition Plus' holiday sale planned The Paul Bunyan Transition Plus' annual holiday craft sale will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday...
23 hours 17 min ago
Disabled students learn life lessons with holiday craft sale
Michelle Mink sometimes struggles to learn and do things other people take for granted, but she was busy Wednesday preparing for a holiday craft...
December 14, 2017 - 7:00am
December 13, 2017
Brainerd Public Utilities Commission to meet
The Brainerd Public Utilities Commission will convene for their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday. The meeting is scheduled to take place at...
December 13, 2017 - 11:30am
Brainerd man known to be violent with officers charged with crime
A 29-year-old Brainerd man known to be violent toward officers is facing criminal charges following a domestic disturbance at a rural Brainerd...
December 13, 2017 - 6:00am
December 12, 2017
Water tumbles over the rocks in Little Buffalo Creek in Brainerd after Monday's snowfall. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
December 12, 2017 - 8:00am
Brainerd City Council: Brainerd gets 2018 property tax outlook
Brainerd residents will likely be footing a 3.5 percent property tax levy increase in 2018. During Monday's meeting, Brainerd City Council members...
December 12, 2017 - 6:00am
December 9, 2017
Sharing Bread Soup Kitchen says 'It's a Wonderful Life'
Pastor Bob Evans feels like "It's a Wonderful Life," the Frank Capra-directed feel-good Christmas classic that's a perennial favorite of the...
December 9, 2017 - 7:00am
December 8, 2017
Boys Alpine Skiing: Brainerd poised to contend in Section 5
Brainerd head coach Jim Ruttger believes the Warrior boys program is emerging as a contender in Section 5. Ruttger bases his belief on the fact...
December 8, 2017 - 10:30am
Brainerd native distinguishes himself at NDSU while working full time
Peter Wells can add another accolade to his resume when he graduates from North Dakota State University, a resume already including working full...
December 8, 2017 - 9:00am
December 7, 2017
Holiday play to open next week on Franklin stage
The Christmas play titled "Miracle on 34th Street" will open next week at the Franklin Arts Center in Brainerd. The holiday production presented...
December 7, 2017 - 11:00am
Brainerd Public Utilities: Annexation hearing nears conclusion
The future address of Brainerd Public Utilities hangs in the balance as attorneys representing Brainerd and Baxter argued their sides of a legal...
December 7, 2017 - 6:00am
Brainerd man accused of sexually assaulting charges 12 year old
A 36-year-old Brainerd man has been charged for allegedly sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl.
December 7, 2017 - 4:00am