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NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Whitefish, tullibee sport-netting to open on area lakes
Governor's Deer hunting Opener coming soon: Pequot Lakes, Breezy Point communities seek public involvement
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
This Was Brainerd - Oct. 26
Kids believe e-cigs less dangerous than cigarettes
YOUR MONEY: What to do when a health crisis pushes you over the limit
Is your web-cam a guilty cyber attack accomplice? Recalls mount as U.S. takes aim to counter attacks from internet-connected devices
This Was Brainerd - Oct. 25
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
New posthumous Prince albums to include unreleased music
Visual Arts - Oct. 20
Live Music - Oct. 20
Special Events - Oct. 20
Performing Arts - Oct. 20
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Births: Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
40th Wedding Anniversary: Dan and Gaylene Hamm
74th Birthday: Marliss
80th Birthday: Yvonne (Hill) Yunker
Ruben Dale Allen
Lily Beatrice "Bea" Valentino
Dolores Joan Swanson
Richard Dean Sheik
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
October 22, 2016
New Jack Pine Brewery breaks ground in Baxter
The beginnings of a new Jack Pine Brewery officially took form Oct. 7, promising more jobs, more space, and of course, more beer. Jack Pine founder...
October 22, 2016 - 6:11pm
October 9, 2016
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Foundation awards $12,600 in Community Health Grants
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Foundation is able to impact the lives of our patients, staff, and community through good stewardship by recently awarding more than $12,000 through Community Health Initiative Grants. The following are some of the impacts made through the St. Joseph's...
October 9, 2016 - 9:30pm
September 29, 2016
Tims joins Brainerd restaurant options
Dunkin' Donuts' loss may be Tims' gain. After expectations were raised and then dashed for a new coffee and doughnut shop in Brainerd with the...
September 29, 2016 - 9:41pm
September 23, 2016
Northern Cowboy now anticipates mid-October opening
The new restaurant—Northern Cowboy Flame N' Brew—which had plans to be open already is now anticipating a mid-October opening. Northern Cowboy is the restaurant going into the former Iven's on the Bay, which has been a landmark for more than 30 years along Highway 371...
September 23, 2016 - 5:13pm
September 7, 2016
Woman-owned business earns top honors in technology
Ever-changing and fast-paced is the world of technology. Individuals and businesses alike strive to keep up with the constant advancements. Elise...
September 7, 2016 - 1:39pm
July 6, 2016
Cargill sells U.S. ag-retail business to Agrium
CHICAGO - U.S. grain trader Cargill Inc has agreed to sell its ag-retail business in the United States to farming input seller and distributor Agrium Inc , the companies said on Wednesday. Calgary, Alberta-based Agrium, North America's largest retail seller of crop inputs like seed,...
July 6, 2016 - 10:02pm
June 21, 2016
Family run ceramics shop moves to gain more visibility
There's never a dull moment for Dawn Pierce, owner of It's All About Ceramics, a local business that recently moved from downtown Laurel St....
June 21, 2016 - 3:22pm
May 28, 2016
Business Notes - May 29
Birkemeyer joins North Point Aviation Joe Birkemeyer started as general manager at North Point Aviation on May 16. The company's previous...
May 28, 2016 - 10:26pm
March 26, 2016
From wood to works of art" Woodturner spins hobby into business
For more than 30 years, Tom's Pet and Hobby was a fixture in downtown Brainerd, so it makes sense Tom Larson was able to turn a hobby picked...
March 26, 2016 - 10:59pm
March 24, 2016
Coming Sunday in Business
Wooden it be nice After making a living by running a hobby store in downtown Brainerd, Tom Larson decided to turn a hobby picked up later in...
March 24, 2016 - 8:22pm
March 11, 2016
Jobless rate steady in January
The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Minnesota held steady at 3.7 percent in January, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The U.S. unemployment rate was 4.9 percent in January. State employers eliminated 5,000...
March 11, 2016 - 9:00am
March 4, 2016
Chamber politics event talks gas tax, minimum wage, Sandpiper
BAXTER—Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce members and the public heard Thursday from Minnesota lawmakers on business issues during an annual...
March 4, 2016 - 9:27am
February 29, 2016
KKR completes purchase of Mills Fleet Farm
It's official: KKR, a global investment firm, reports the purchase of Mills Fleet Farm is complete. The announcement came after 4 p.m. Monday,...
February 29, 2016 - 9:28pm
February 7, 2016
Business Notes - Feb. 7
CAREER Brainerd Dispatch/Echo Journal gain MNA awards The Brainerd Dispatch and Echo Journal were recognized at the Minnesota Newspaper Association annual conference with awards in photography, writing and advertising. Dispatch awards included: First place—use of photography—Dispatch....
February 7, 2016 - 4:02pm
February 3, 2016
Baxter City Council: Brewing support for taproom
BAXTER—How can Baxter allow an existing brewery and taproom to flourish while keeping liquor bars out? That was one of the considerations...
February 3, 2016 - 11:07pm