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Are you breaking the law? Rules regarding garage sales and signs in Brainerd
Railroad trestle burns, collapses along busy rail line
SCAM ALERT: Fake Minnesota Department of Revenue agents
Brainerd School Board: Building a budget
Brainerd City Admin candidate pulls out
KLICK! Photo Reprints
Girls Golf: Moen qualifies for state, Warriors finish third
Track & Field: Balster, Kabanuk, Moore qualify for state
Boys Tennis: Lundberg's valiant effort places him third
Boys Golf: Freshman Evans advances to state
Area Baseball: Lehman, Patriots shut out Milaca
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Reader Opinion: Climate change denial
Reader Opinion: Hats off to BHS seniors
Reader Opinion: Brainerd History Week
Reader Opinion: Who is Correct?
Reader Opinion: Thanks to Nisswa
AnglingBuzz: Prespawn tactics for largemouth bass
Walleyedan: Boat bump blues
What's Up Outdoors: Fishing fever has begun
AnglingBuzz: Bass vs. Bass - Largemouths versus Smallmouths in late spring
Puttin' on The Mitts: Some berry good recipes
Two drinks per day may be harmful to elderly hearts
This Was Brainerd - May 28
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Kick Off Summer Bash at Green Lantern
Visual arts - May 28
Special Events - May 28
Performing Arts - May 28
Entertainment Briefs - May 28
Her Voice Magazine
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90th Birthday: Ethel Nelson
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Out of town births
80th Birthday: Con Molin
Jennifer (Jenny)J. Nelson
Sandra J. Poferl
Robert Edward Olson
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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May 24, 2015
Memorial Day round-up
The following Memorial Day services will be held in area communities: Brainerd The Brainerd Memorial Day ceremonies will begin 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Laurel Street bridge, where a wreath honoring those veterans lost at sea will be tossed into the Mississippi River. A prayer will...
May 24, 2015 - 9:54pm
May 22, 2015
Biz Buzz: Designing a career
After six years in Chicago, Brandi Blowers was ready for a return home. Blowers grew up in Merrifield. She's taken her interior design degree and translated it into her own store Studio BNB in downtown Brainerd. Blowers is hosting a grand opening this holiday weekend through Monday. She...
news / business
May 22, 2015 - 7:56pm
Memorial Day round-up
The following Memorial Day services will be held in area communities: Brainerd The Brainerd Memorial Day ceremonies will begin 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Laurel Street bridge, where a wreath honoring those veterans lost at sea will be tossed into the Mississippi River. A prayer...
May 22, 2015 - 2:45pm
May 19, 2015
Brainerd City Council: Council selects Christopherson as administrator
The Brainerd City Council voted to offer Patrick Christopherson the open city administrator position Monday night. Christopherson, who currently works as county coordinator for Kanabec County, was the only finalist for the position after the other finalist chose to withdraw from...
May 19, 2015 - 10:02am
May 17, 2015
Brainerd City Council: Administrator finalist withdraws
One finalist remains for the Brainerd city administrator post after the other finalist withdrew from consideration over the weekend. Saturday afternoon, Fergus Falls City Administrator Mark Sievert informed hiring consultant Sharon Klumpp of Springsted he no longer wished to be considered. "I...
May 17, 2015 - 9:58pm
May 15, 2015
Walleyedan: Fired up for fishing team
Brainerd, Minnesota, a pretty well-known place that has been referred to as "God's Country." But, isn't everywhere God's Country? So what is The Brainerd Area known for? A lot! Paul Bunyan Land, fishing, the lakes, golf, The Mills Family, Madden's Resort, Babe Winkelman, Gary Roach,...
May 15, 2015 - 11:30pm
Safari North likely unaffected by state bird exhibition ban, owner says
At least one Brainerd attraction was not likely to be impacted by the state's ban on bird exhibitions. Kevin Vogel co-owns Safari North Wildlife Park, which is gearing for its opening day May 22. He said Friday afternoon that since Safari North is a zoological facility, it would...
May 15, 2015 - 10:26pm
Brainerd City Council: No decision on administrator
Experience or energy - these are the characteristics members of the Brainerd City Council felt they were choosing between in their decision to select a city administrator. The council consensus was that Mark Sievert, Fergus Falls city administrator since 2000, represented experience,...
May 15, 2015 - 9:34pm
May 8, 2015
Brainerd to hold project open house
The city of Brainerd will be holding a public open house regarding the sewer and water main extension project in the northeast Brainerd area from 5:30-7:30 p.m., May 21, at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport terminal building. Those needing special accommodations should call ...
May 8, 2015 - 9:44pm
Guest Opinion: Transportation in Brainerd is a critical investment
Transportation has been at the top of the legislative agenda at the Capitol this year, and I've been encouraged to see that Governor Dayton, Republicans in the House and Democrats in the Senate all agree that Minnesota's roads and bridges are in serious need of repair. This agreement...
opinion / guest opinion
May 8, 2015 - 8:35pm
May 6, 2015
Brainerd City Council: Council rethinks rental housing owner $17,000 fine
The new owner of Woodcrest Townhomes & Apartments on Hillcrest Drive received a surprising call from Brainerd city officials last month, one informing her she owed more than $17,000 in fines and would be charged with a misdemeanor. Deneen Kloster had been unknowingly operating...
May 6, 2015 - 10:18am
Brainerd City Council: Food truck veto overturned
The Brainerd City Council unanimously overturned a mayoral veto Monday night and reinstated two ordinances governing food trucks. In what was only the second time he's exercised the power since elected in 1998, Mayor James Wallin vetoed the ordinances April 23.
May 6, 2015 - 10:10am
May 5, 2015
Annual pavement marking work begins May 11
As part of Crow Wing County's annual pavement markings project, crews will be in the county beginning May 11 to re-stripe yellow centerlines and white edge lines on county roadways. In addition, the contractor will be working on city streets within Baxter and Brainerd. Cones and...
May 5, 2015 - 9:42pm
Brainerd man robbed and assaulted
Brainerd Police responded to a report of a 22-year-old Brainerd man who said he was robbed and assaulted shortly after 1 a.m. Sunday in the area of Lum Park in the 1600 block of Washington Street. The male told police that he was skateboarding in that area when a car drove by him....
news / crime
May 5, 2015 - 6:55pm
May 4, 2015
Brainerd City Council: City won't recover $7,000 overpayment
The city is choosing not to pursue legal action to recover a $7,000 overpayment to contractor Tom's Backhoe Service, the Brainerd City Council decided Monday night. The accidental overpayment was part of a mediated settlement with the company following work on a 2012 project.
May 4, 2015 - 9:48pm