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Rising mental illness of inmates strains budget, causes liability issues for Southern Minn. jail
‘You guys are lucky I don’t know how to build a bomb,’ Minn. arson suspect allegedly said
Brainerd Parks and Recreation Board to meet
Las Vegas police say motive for shooting rampage still elusive
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$50K 'sorry': ND couple wins CRP payment limit appeal
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A unique contraption for the ice angler
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A unique contraption for the ice angler
The not so 'big bad wolf:' Animal killed in central Minn. weighs less than originally estimated
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - Jan. 17, 2018
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Church News for Jan. 19
Clergy View: 5 good reasons you should join a Bible study
Afraid of getting sick? Six things you can do at home
A costume designer repaired a baby butterfly's wing, then watched in delight as it flew away
It's National Popcorn Day and here are 2 ways you can celebrate
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Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Entertainment Briefs - Jan. 18
A Blend of Exotic and Familiar: Ragamala Dance Company presents 'Sacred Earth'
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July 18, 2017
New DNR shooting range grants available
A new round of grant funding to develop and improve shooting ranges throughout the state is available for 2017, the Department of Natural Resources said in a news release. There is $1.2 million in grant funds available, with grants requiring a match from the applicant organization....
July 18, 2017 - 11:30am
July 1, 2017
Search warrant leads to 4 arrests in Pillager
PILLAGER—Four people were arrested following a search warrant at a residence in the Big Water area in Pillager in the early morning Thursday,...
July 1, 2017 - 4:00am
June 25, 2016
Hawaii becomes first U.S. state to place gun owners on FBI database
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hawaii's governor signed a bill making it the first state to place its residents who own firearms in a federal criminal...
June 25, 2016 - 12:35pm
June 20, 2016
Reader Opinion: Be considerate
Would it be too much to ask the people who enjoy making loud noises like discharging firearms or fireworks in residential neighborhoods to please take it to a non-residential area? Perhaps if you would witness an animal (pet) who has an an anxiety attack as a result of hearing a loud...
June 20, 2016 - 10:46pm
April 25, 2016
ENTREPRENEURS: The next big idea may be small
Dreams come in all sizes. The dreams for an expansive equestrian center south of Brainerd fell victim to a drastically changed economy during...
April 25, 2016 - 5:37pm
DNR offers free firearm safety instructor course in Brainerd
Adults interested in becoming a Department of Natural Resources-certified volunteer firearms safety instructor may register for training being offered in Brainerd on April 2. The course is for new volunteer instructors, and active and former instructors who need to be re-certified,...
March 25, 2016 - 9:46pm
February 9, 2016
Brainerd man faces 6 felonies involving drugs and firearms
A 36-year-old Brainerd man faces six felony charges involving drugs and firearms offenses in three separate incidents. Michael James Cox was...
February 9, 2016 - 11:04pm
January 28, 2016
Reader Opinion: Differing opinions on guns
Guns aren't designed with intelligent wiring. People want guns to feel they can secure themselves against tyranny, crime etc., and yet, what happens more often than not is that they're used under the guise of self defense, under the guise for recreational use etc. Possession of a...
January 28, 2016 - 7:01pm
January 8, 2016
Jan. 5--EMDASH--CO Report
District 9 - Brainerd area CO Mike Lee (Crosslake) spoke to anglers and monitored ice conditions. Ice conditions varied around the Crosslake Station. Officers continued investigations into cases from the Firearms deer season with violations being encountered for taking antlerless...
January 8, 2016 - 11:36pm
April 10, 2015
Two firearm safety training classes being offered Those looking to learn firearm safety skills can still take advantage of an upcoming class from April 23 - May 16. Those taking the class must be 11 years of age before class start dates. Classes held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday,...
April 10, 2015 - 10:53pm
August 1, 2014
Crosby man arrested after meth, firearms seized
CROSBY - A 52-year-old man was arrested Thursday after officers found methamphetamine and firearms in a Crosby house, the Crow Wing County Sheriff's...
August 1, 2014 - 11:10pm
June 20, 2014
Deerwood man convicted on firearms charges
The Cass County Attorney's office reported Friday that Carl Andrew Raba, 43, was convicted by a Cass County jury of four counts of ineligible person in possession of a firearm, one count of fifth degree controlled substance crime, and one count of receiving stolen property with a...
June 20, 2014 - 6:54pm