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July 22, 2016
Reader Opinion: Lakes Area Music Festival coming
July 22, 2016 - 6:53pm
July 19, 2016
VFW Baseball: Bees blast Sauk Rapids
July 19, 2016 - 9:42pm
July 18, 2016
Reader Opinion: Get real - real fast
July 18, 2016 - 8:44pm
July 16, 2016
St. Cloud area:  CO Joyce Kuske (Little Falls) checked one angler fishing from a pontoon that hurriedly put the pole down when the officer approached. CO Kuske asked the angler if they had a license and the angler stated they did not have a fishing license and you don't need a fishing license if you're fishing with a piece of breakfast sausage as bait. Illustration
CO Report: License needed to fish with breakfast sausage
July 16, 2016 - 9:30pm
July 15, 2016
Area braces for more rain: Monday's storm an 800-year event
July 15, 2016 - 7:34pm
July 12, 2016
Ryan Trout, winner of the Paul Bunyan Extreme 5K race, takes on one of 21 grueling obstacles in the muddy course.
Fitness: Down and Dirty: Trout wins Paul Bunyan Extreme 5K
July 12, 2016 - 11:01pm
July 8, 2016
July 5 - CO Report: Wild raspberries keeping bears at bay
July 8, 2016 - 9:09pm
July 7, 2016
The Wendy’s in Brainerd is one of about 1,000 locations affected by a data breach. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Brainerd Wendy's customers among locations facing data breach
July 7, 2016 - 10:25pm
July 4, 2016
Crow Wing County Mounted Sheriffs Patrol horses and riders walk through in the Brainerd Fourth of July Parade Monday. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls) Gallery
A Brainerd Fourth of July
July 4, 2016 - 9:01pm
July 3, 2016
Reader Opinion: Recalling the Bicentenniel
July 3, 2016 - 8:30pm
July 1, 2016
The newly redesigned exterior of the Cub Foods in Baxter features gray tones and stonework. (Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls) Video and Galleryplay button
New look for Cub Foods
July 1, 2016 - 8:26pm
Road closures scheduled for parade
July 1, 2016 - 7:19pm
June 28, 2016
Girls Basketball: Brainerd places fifth
June 28, 2016 - 8:52pm
June 27, 2016
With assistance of Crow Wing Energized, the city of Brainerd is installing signs to promote the city's walkability, giving pedestrians target times to destination points and providing QR codes that give smartphone users even more information and maps available at their fingertips. (Submitted photo)
Brainerd Walking Route: Walk for Wellness
June 27, 2016 - 9:25am
Driver Greg Schmidt sits in his car while his dad and crew chief Al Schmidt talks Wednesday at Paradigm Automotive in Brainerd. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery)
"Bad Influence": Racing from the heart
June 27, 2016 - 8:46am