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U.S. sanctions Chinese and Russian companies and individuals for conducting business with North Korea
The man who organized the Charlottesville rally is in hiding - and too toxic for the alt-right
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DNR's iconic state fair exhibit educates, entertains visitors
Outdoor Notes for Aug. 20
Fishing: Pro angler to fish on Gull Lake with Purple Heart Veterans
What's Up Outdoors: When the racers go fishing
Johnson hangs on for Champions Tour win on Gull Lake
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
This Was Brainerd - Aug. 22
3 Things for Better Health
About those omega-3s: You need them, so eat more fish
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'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
College announces Cultural Arts Series 2017-18 season
Special Events - Aug. 17
Performing Arts - Aug. 17
Final concerts of the season to feature 2 renowned concertos
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Brainerd City Council
Brainerd City Council: Council sets up admin interview process
The Brainerd City Council Monday night hashed out a few details in the search for the next city administrator. The council approved the salary...
9 hours 52 min ago
August 15, 2017
State demographer: 'There is a crunch time coming'
BAXTER—For the first time in about a decade, the city councils of Brainerd and Baxter gathered together for a meal Monday and a look at...
August 15, 2017 - 11:00am
Brainerd: City presents award to BHS grad
The city of Brainerd recently honored a Brainerd native for his efforts in bringing free, accessible classical music to the Brainerd lakes area....
August 15, 2017 - 10:00am
August 10, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Concerns aired about South 6th St. layout
The Brainerd City Council Monday night discussed concerns about the layout for the 2018 South Sixth Street reconstruction project. The project...
August 10, 2017 - 12:07pm
Brainerd City Council: Council clashes with cab company
The Brainerd City Council Monday night butted heads with a taxi cab business owner over where taxi cabs are parked. Ronnie Schnichels, owner...
August 10, 2017 - 5:00am
August 8, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Bodycams coming to Brainerd police
The Brainerd Police Department will soon outfit its police officers with body cameras, following a national trend of police departments adopting...
August 8, 2017 - 8:00am
July 19, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Appeal delays vacant motel demolition
The process to remove a hazardous vacant motel building in downtown Brainerd may take longer than initially thought. The owner of the motel building...
July 19, 2017 - 7:00am
July 18, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Plan approved for administrator search
The city of Brainerd could have a new city administrator by Christmas. The Brainerd City Council Monday night accepted with regret the resignation...
July 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 7, 2017
Brainerd city administrator announces resignation
The city of Brainerd will soon embark on the search for its fifth city administrator in five years, following Administrator Jim Thoreen's announcement...
July 7, 2017 - 7:38pm
July 3, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Council approves boarding school permit
The Brainerd City Council Monday night approved a conditional use permit for a proposed boarding school to move into a vacant hotel site. Headley...
July 3, 2017 - 9:50pm
June 21, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Utility project misses completion date
The city of Brainerd portion of the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport utility extension project missed its final completion date of June 2. In...
June 21, 2017 - 9:00am
June 19, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Council rejects apartment license application
The Brainerd City Council Monday night decided to deny the pending apartment license application of a downtown Brainerd property, following the...
June 19, 2017 - 11:46pm
June 9, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Changes made to snow removal policy
Hopefully the city of Brainerd isn't jinxing things by working on plans for winter snow removal. The Brainerd City Council Monday night had the...
June 9, 2017 - 11:00am
June 8, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Stopping traffic in its tracks
The Brainerd City Council Monday night granted one request from the public and denied a different public request. The council granted a request...
June 8, 2017 - 5:00am
June 7, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Fire department to buy new boat
A decision Monday night by the Brainerd City Council allows the Brainerd Fire Department to purchase a new piece of equipment for water and ice...
June 7, 2017 - 8:00am