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October 19, 2017
Mountain Biking: Area teams sweep Spirit Mountain event
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Ellen Bryant Voigt is seen at her home in 2015 in Cabot, VT. The poet will appear at noon Oct. 30 in the Chalberg Theatre to kick off the Verse Like Water, visiting poet program sponsored by Central Lakes College in Brainerd.
Entertainment Briefs - Oct. 19
October 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 18, 2017
The Center to host flag ceremony
October 18, 2017 - 11:30am
Searching for new stories to tell
October 18, 2017 - 11:00am
October 17, 2017
Jill McKenzie, coordinator for the Crow Wing County drug court and DWI court, speaks on how opioid addiction impacted a member of her family. McKenzie and other Crow Wing County residents came to a roundtable hosted Monday in the county land services building by the office of U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar on the opioid epidemic in Minnesota. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
'The ugly truth' about opioids in Crow Wing County
October 17, 2017 - 9:00am
October 11, 2017
Adam Carlson pushes a vigil candle into the Mississippi River, symbolizing one of the 21 deaths from domestic violence in 2016 in Minnesota. Shannon Wussow, executive director of the Mid-Minnesota Women’s Center, said hosting the domestic violence awareness event every year is important in keeping the issue at the forefront for the community. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Videoplay button
Candle ceremony remembers victims killed in domestic violence
October 11, 2017 - 11:00am
October 9, 2017
New Judge Christopher Strandlie gets hugs from his mother and father Kay and Roger Strandlie Friday after being sworn in as Ninth District judge at the Crow Wing County District Courthouse in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video
Crow Wing County swears in Judge Strandlie
October 9, 2017 - 10:05am
October 5, 2017
John Mueller (left), Brandon Bennett, Shawn Barker and Blair Carman play “One Night in Memphis” to be presented by the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center’s Cultural Arts Series for one night only at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 in the Tornstrom Auditorium in Brainerd
Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On!: 'One Night in Memphis' in Brainerd
October 5, 2017 - 10:00am
October 4, 2017
A 23-year-old Pine River woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 11:10 a.m. Monday at the intersection of highways 371 and 210 in Baxter. Illustration
Baxter crash injures passenger
October 4, 2017 - 3:00am
October 1, 2017
Brainerd Head Start teacher Mari Hernadez's friend in Puerto Rico sent these images of the devastation caused by recent hurricanes on Hernandez's hometown. Submitted photo.
'It's heartbreaking, and I'm so far away': Puerto Rican teacher in Brainerd forced to watch her island suffer
October 1, 2017 - 4:00am
September 28, 2017
Mountain Biking: C-I wins again
September 28, 2017 - 9:24pm
September 26, 2017
Travis Richard Johnson
Domestic assault call leads to charges
September 26, 2017 - 6:00am
September 25, 2017
Danielle Addison hands out paperwork for getting a part-time job during a role-playing exercise Thursday at First Lutheran Church, to help people understand the struggles that come with being poor by immersing them in real-life situations. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video
Role-playing poverty simulation not a game
September 25, 2017 - 6:00am
September 20, 2017
With a hint of fall leaf color on the banks, anglers fish the shallows Tuesday on the Mississippi River in Brainerd. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch .
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September 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
September 16, 2017
A mighty tree lies at the Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo, Fla., where Tiffany Cummings evacuated to from Marathon, Fla. Submitted Photo
Irma's wrath: Local residents find destruction in hurricane's wake
September 16, 2017 - 6:00am