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Examiner confirms identity of body found in Brainerd: Cause of death undetermined


August 21, 2017
The red line on the map is the center of the total eclipse path, where people will be able to see totality. The path will enter the United States through Oregon, working its way east, slightly heading south and leaving the states just north of Charleston, S.C. Source: NASA
When will the eclipse peak in Brainerd?
16 hours 15 min ago
August 19, 2017
Our opinion: Don't miss this opportunity
August 19, 2017 - 9:30am
August 15, 2017
A 48-year-old Iowa woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 10:09 a.m. Saturday on Highway 371 and Design Road in Baxter.
Crash causes minor injuries to drivers
August 15, 2017 - 8:00am
August 8, 2017
A passenger was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 10 a.m. Sunday on Red Pine Road and Three Mile Road in Brainerd. Illustration
Passenger injured in 2-vehicle crash
August 8, 2017 - 3:00am
August 6, 2017
Crow Wing County GOP chair Forest Hyatt, right, Deputy Chair Dan Willett, center, and his granddaughter Kenadie Willett, age 10, pose while tabling at the Crow Wing County Fair Friday. Hyatt posed with one of the pro-Trump bumper stickers the group was selling for a $10 donation. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Talking Trump at the fair
August 6, 2017 - 12:00pm
Troy Lindner of Lindner Media Productions is an organizer of the Fishing Careers Workshop set for Oct. 28 at Cragun's Resort in Brainerd, Minn. (Photo/Lindner Media Productions)
Dokken: Lindner workshop to focus on fishing careers
August 6, 2017 - 9:09am
July 31, 2017
Prescribed burn planned July 31 at Rotary Park
July 31, 2017 - 6:14pm
July 27, 2017
Aaron William Sheffield
Pequot Lakes man accused of assaulting woman and endangering child
July 27, 2017 - 10:25am
July 26, 2017
Veterans invited to talk about VA health care
July 26, 2017 - 4:30am
July 18, 2017
David A. Murray
Brainerd man faces domestic charges
July 18, 2017 - 9:00am
July 15, 2017
Firefighters open a flaming window during a training burn Thursday south of Brainerd. The trainees took turns fighting room-sized fires in various parts of the house, which instructors had started using hay bales. Zach Kayser /Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Burnin' and learnin' - Firefighters from across the state flock to training in Brainerd
July 15, 2017 - 5:00am
July 13, 2017
Anthony Eugene Christenson
Crosby man faces felony domestic assault charges
July 13, 2017 - 10:05am
July 12, 2017
Daybreak to take Gregory Park Bandstand stage
July 12, 2017 - 8:58am
July 8, 2017
Fishing for July 8
July 8, 2017 - 3:30am
July 5, 2017
Mark Moody (left) and Andrew Mahurin put together a grill while Rylee Moody plays near them and Sara Karels works on assembling tent poles Friday at the spot they staked out in advance of the Fourth of July along East River Road in Brainerd. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Independence Day preppers: Residents claim viewing spots for the 4th
July 5, 2017 - 9:29pm