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October 24, 2016
Lief Rustad lifts his favorite pumpkin from the pile at the Sunny Side Produce Farm stand at the corner of North Fourth Street and Washington...
8 hours 9 min ago
October 22, 2016
Guest Opinion: October Is National Community Planning Month
Annually October is designated as National Community Planning Month by the American Planning Association as a way to highlight the role of planners and planning in communities across our country. This year's theme, "Civic Engagement," acknowledges that thoughtful local planning cannot...
October 22, 2016 - 6:11pm
October 11, 2016
Smoke alarms, falling cupboards wake man in house fire
Jason Wickham was sound asleep late afternoon Tuesday when he was startled awake by the sounds of the smoke alarms going off and the cupboards...
October 11, 2016 - 9:44pm
October 6, 2016
Curing the creek: Brainerd's Little Buffalo Creek
A small creek meandering through south Brainerd is a little healthier today, thanks to a collaborative effort among community partners. Several...
October 6, 2016 - 8:57am
September 29, 2016
Tims joins Brainerd restaurant options
Dunkin' Donuts' loss may be Tims' gain. After expectations were raised and then dashed for a new coffee and doughnut shop in Brainerd with the...
September 29, 2016 - 9:41pm
Anti-Islam presentation scheduled today, Sept. 29
A talk on the alleged corruption of schools by Islam is scheduled Thursday in Brainerd—but local officials say any mention of Islam in...
September 29, 2016 - 11:09am
September 23, 2016
Brainerd City Council: Mayor foregoes veto, signs levy resolution
After threatening to veto the resolution setting the 2017 preliminary property tax levy, Brainerd Mayor Ed Menk changed course Friday and signed...
September 23, 2016 - 6:03pm
September 21, 2016
Pedaling the Brainerd bike trail
Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch With a hint of leaf color in the background, a cyclist pedals along the Brainerd bike trail near Rotary Park Wednesday....
September 21, 2016 - 9:41pm
Baxter City Council: Council responds to annexation letter from Brainerd
BAXTER—One of the choices before Brainerd and Baxter in relation to a possible annexation is to keep things as they have been for decades...
September 21, 2016 - 9:22am
September 20, 2016
Reader Opinion: Brainerd needs new leaders
For decades, Brainerd has been falling behind. We have gone from a regional leader to one of the poorest cities in the state. Some of our council people seem to have no idea of how to fix our problems, or even what the problems are. I was at a meeting where two prominent council people,...
September 20, 2016 - 9:13pm
September 8, 2016
Reader Opinion: Moving forward
Moving Forward! I would like to thank Brainerd Planning and Zoning, City Council, and Walkable Bikeable Committee for two excellent recent undertakings.
September 8, 2016 - 5:33pm
September 7, 2016
Progress: This old Barn - Brainerd restaurant has made it right for 7 decades
For 70 years, the restaurant known as the Barn has persevered in Brainerd, largely by remaining consistent. It's probably pretty close to what...
September 7, 2016 - 10:43am
September 5, 2016
Mountain Biking: Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Biking Team grows and grows and grows
In just four years, the Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Biking Team has doubled in size. It's developed a state championship team, a third-place team and...
September 5, 2016 - 7:22pm
August 30, 2016
"... close to ground zero": Brainerd bears brunt of wet summer
If it feels like it's been an especially rainy and stormy summer this year, that's true. It's true, at least, for those who've spent their summer...
August 30, 2016 - 10:32am
August 19, 2016
Expect heavy traffic on Highway 371 over the weekend
Motorists should plan for heavy traffic volumes on Brainerd lakes area highways—especially Highway 371—through Sunday, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said in a news release. More than 100,000 visitors will attend the 33rd annual Lucas Oil National Hot Rod Association...
August 19, 2016 - 7:18pm