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May 26, 2018
The area highlighted in red is the acre of property to be turned into a dog park near the Crosslake Community Center. Submitted image.
Crosslake: Council OKs dog park on city land
May 26, 2018 - 3:00am
May 25, 2018
County Administrator Tim Houle discusses concerns with the All Veterans Memorial Tuesday, May 22. Houle said the county could be liable should someone injure themselves at the memorial, which has gaps in the several places where brick is loosely laid. About 3,000 bricks still need to be placed, according to one of the project organizers. Chelsey Perkins / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Vets memorial an 'eyesore,' officials say
May 25, 2018 - 3:19pm
May 24, 2018
A collapsed culvert at the intersection of Pine and Walnut streets in Brainerd requires emergency repairs. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Sinkhole prompts emergency repairs
May 24, 2018 - 8:53pm
May 22, 2018
The Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting its annual Kids Fishing Clinic this Saturday at Lum Park. Children ages 4-15 are welcome to attend. Click on image to view the entire graphic. Submitted graphic / Brainerd Parks and Recreation
Annual Kids Fishing Clinic set for Saturday
May 22, 2018 - 1:30pm
Ornamental crab apple trees in bloom beside the Mid Minnesota Federal Credit Union in downtown Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd's legacy of blossoms
May 22, 2018 - 1:00pm
Skyler Jack Phillips
Report from school leads to malicious punishment charge
May 22, 2018 - 11:00am
Patrick Wussow took over as Breezy Point city administrator in March and brings with him a lot of experience, including previous work for the cities of Brainerd, Big Lake, Tonka Bay and North Mankato. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Coming out of retirement - Patrick Wussow dedicated to serving Breezy Point
May 22, 2018 - 5:00am
May 21, 2018
The team is : Sydnie Wgeishofski-Peqout Lakes (front, left), Blair Tschida-Royalton, Carly Chaney-Peqout Lakes, Lela Peterson-Menahga, Madison Schmitz-Verndale, Megan Riedel-NYMills (back, left), Lexi McElfresh-Brainerd, Ellie Flaws-Peqout Lakes, Kris Biniek-Upsula, Autumn Schoenrock-Royalton and coach Melissa Chaney.
Girls Basketball: Thunder 8th
May 21, 2018 - 4:11pm
An excavator owned by Tom’s Backhoe works Friday on the South Sixth Street construction project in Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Digging deep: South Sixth Street construction
May 21, 2018 - 10:00am
Father Tony Wroblewski leads a prayer before a ceremonial groundbreaking for the St. Francis Catholic Church expansion project, estimated at $3.4 million. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
St. Francis breaks ground for expansion project
May 21, 2018 - 4:00am
May 14, 2018
Bike safety events in Brainerd, Pequot Lakes slated for Saturday
May 14, 2018 - 9:30am
Lake Friendly Award winners to be honored at ceremony
May 14, 2018 - 9:00am
Walk to Cure Arthritis set May 19 in Brainerd
May 14, 2018 - 6:30am
May 13, 2018
Chelsey Perkins performs a dance to "Macho Man" April 21 as part of Stage North Theatre Company's production of "Twelfth Night" in the Franklin Arts Center. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Uncharted: Finding the community in theater
May 13, 2018 - 5:00am
May 12, 2018
Brothers Kyle (left) and Tyler Bahr hold their branded tackle as they started their own fishing tackle business in the back of Anderson Cleaners in downtown Brainerd. The pair both grew up fishing with their dad and decided to use their skill of creating special lures to begin a fledgling business. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
Teenage brothers launch fishing-tackle business in Brainerd
May 12, 2018 - 4:00am