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Brainerd High School
October 26, 2018
Students to collect donations for We Scare Hunger
Leadership clubs of the Brainerd High School are teaming together for the annual We Scare Hunger event. Every year on Halloween, Oct. 31, members...
October 26, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 22, 2018
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Senior leads peers with perfect pitch
Oliver Knudson Grade: Senior. Age: 18. Art focus: Brainerd High School A Cappella Choir Adviser nomination: "Oliver is in All State Choir, A...
October 22, 2018 - 11:00am
October 15, 2018
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Freshman enjoys freedom in putting yearbook together
Emma Tautges Grade: Freshman Age: 14. Art focus: Brainerd High School Brainonion. Adviser nomination: "Already, Emma is proving to be a motivated,...
October 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
October 12, 2018
Coming Monday: Fine Arts Student of the Week
Who will be this week's Brainerd High School Fine Arts Student of the week? Find out in Monday's Brainerd Dispatch.
October 12, 2018 - 9:30am
October 8, 2018
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Archer shows authentic artfulness
Adviser nomination: "EB Archer is a very creative and gifted artist. She has taken every art class available at BHS. Collectively as a staff...
October 8, 2018 - 10:00am
Brainerd firefighters respond
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at 9:29 a.m. Friday, Oct. 5, at Brainerd High School, 702 South Fifth St. Firefighters were canceled en route. Firefighters also were called Oct. 2 to Grizzly's Grill, 15159 Edgewood Drive, Baxter, and Oct. 3 to Essentia Health-St....
October 8, 2018 - 6:30am
Brainerd homecoming celebrations took place Saturday, Oct. 6, with Brainerd beating Becker 35-21. For more photos of the parade, go to https://bit.ly/2RxIOSv....
October 8, 2018 - 2:00am
October 4, 2018
Entertainment Briefs - Oct. 4
HSO announces fall concerts Heartland Symphony Orchestra will begin its 42nd season of presenting classical music in west central Minnesota with...
October 4, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 1, 2018
Curator seeks artifacts and stories within Brainerd school walls
A 1938 football signed by the Brainerd High School football team. A 1923 school curriculum book. These are just a few of the items of the school's...
October 1, 2018 - 12:16pm
Brainerd High senior is 'Youth Volunteer of the Year'
It should come as no surprise to anyone who knows Haley Helmin that she was named "2018 Youth Volunteer of the Year"—except maybe for Helmin...
October 1, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 28, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Residents demand more information on land acquisition proposal
More information was the request of citizens at a public hearing held by the Brainerd School Board Monday, Sept. 24, to discuss land acquisition...
September 28, 2018 - 9:00am
September 21, 2018
Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame dinner is Oct. 4
Seats are now available for the Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame dinner. The three Brainerd High School 2018 inductees are Steve Lepinski (class of 1966), Scott Lykins (class of 2004) and Mary Tornstrom (Extraordinary Service to the Brainerd Public Schools Award). This public...
September 21, 2018 - 5:30am
September 14, 2018
Drive 4 UR School event planned
There will be a Drive 4 UR School fundraiser for five Brainerd High School groups—Spanish Club, Warrior Cheer Team, Warrior Girls Lacrosse Team, Warrior Boys Lacrosse Team and the Warrior Wrestling Team—from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at Mills Ford Lincoln in...
September 14, 2018 - 7:30am
September 13, 2018
High Diving: Brainerd grad competes in first Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series event
Brainerd High School graduate Katy Etterman competed in her first Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2018 event in Mostar, a city in Bosnia and...
September 13, 2018 - 11:00am
September 12, 2018
Brainerd student advances as National Merit Scholarship semifinalist
Madeleine Schuld, a senior at Brainerd High School, is among about 16,000 semifinalists for the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Students chosen have the opportunity to compete for 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $31 million next spring.
September 12, 2018 - 11:30am