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December 15, 2016
MnDOT adds new features to 511 traveler info system
December 15, 2016 - 9:16pm
October 22, 2016
Lakewood Health System broke ground on facility expansions in Pillager and Staples Oct.10. From left to right, Kathy Dobson, Lisa Bjerga, Craig Wolhowe, Teresa Fisher, Mary Theurer, Eric Lien and Richard Bell, Loren Morey, Dr. John Halfen, Scott Kuehl, Steve Poissant and Collin Rehbein,  Brad Anderson, Mark Strelnieks, and Tim Rice, President and CEO, grab a shovel for the photo op. (Not pictured: Lynn Rice, VP of Support Services) Submitted photo.
Lakewood starts expansions in Staples, Pillager
October 22, 2016 - 6:11pm
Jack Pine Brewery hosted a groundbreaking for its future facility in Baxter Oct. 7 with construction contractor Nor-Son. From left to right, Jesse Hopkins of Nor-Son, Sam Sundberg, Sara Sundberg, Sophie Sundberg, Jack Pine Brewery founder Patrick Sundberg, Mike Paulus, Business Consultant for the Minnesota Small Business Development Center, Darrell Olson, mayor of Baxter, Scott Bender, Bremer Bank and Nathan Norton, Nor-Son, throw some dirt for the cameras. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
New Jack Pine Brewery breaks ground in Baxter
October 22, 2016 - 6:11pm
September 25, 2016
Brainerd airport construction to begin Tuesday
September 25, 2016 - 8:20pm
July 6, 2016
Cypress Drive to close Monday
July 6, 2016 - 6:11pm
June 15, 2016
Detour in Pequot Lakes to start Monday
June 15, 2016 - 7:42pm
May 24, 2016
Baxter city council approves funding for $1.1 million road project
May 24, 2016 - 8:54pm
May 11, 2016
MnDOT advises fishing opener travelers of road delays
May 11, 2016 - 8:38pm
February 15, 2016
Construction career fair Wednesday
February 15, 2016 - 8:23pm
October 20, 2015
Scott Hedlund, project engineer with Short Elliott Hendrickson, said everything should be completed except Edgewood Drive north of Clearwater Road and the intersection of Isle and Glory roads. Hedlund said they could push it but doing so could have an adverse impact on the street's longevity. Illustration
Baxter City Council: Time running out on street projects
October 20, 2015 - 10:23pm
September 13, 2015
Highway 169 lane closures north of Milaca begin Sept. 14
September 13, 2015 - 10:03pm
September 6, 2015
Plan detours: Dellwood and Novotny to close temporarily
September 6, 2015 - 10:21pm
September 4, 2015
Tom Koch with Geyer Signal, measures the curb on Crow Wing County Highway 48 in Baxter Friday morning shortly before the road was opened to traffic. A roundabout was constructed on the highway, which is being created as part of the Isle Drive extension project. The goal was to have the stretch of highway, also known as Highland Scenic Drive, open in time for the start of school. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)
Finishing Touches
September 4, 2015 - 10:30pm
Inglewood Drive to close for 4 weeks
September 4, 2015 - 10:18pm
September 2, 2015
In a letter to the city, the contractor - Anderson Brothers Construction Company - said the original substantial completion date of Oct. 16 is unrealistic given the amount of concrete work added to the project. Illustration.
Baxter City Council: Extension may be needed for commercial streets project
September 2, 2015 - 11:16am