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Sex trafficking making inroads in Brainerd lakes area
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Mission Township recognized for innovative land purchase
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Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
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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
Lake trout surprises Northwest Angle fisherman
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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Why do dogs eat poop? New research suggests an ancient answer.
A 66-year-old is about to run seven marathons in seven days on seven continents
Double check your accounts: Wells Fargo may have been charging you twice for online bills
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Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
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A Blend of Exotic and Familiar: Ragamala Dance Company presents 'Sacred Earth'
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June 21, 2017
A valedictorian went rogue in his final speech. His school in Pennsylvania tried to shut him down.
Peter Butera, class president for the entirety of his life as a high school student - all four often-frustrating years of it - took the stage...
June 21, 2017 - 10:11am
May 28, 2017
ND 20-year-old from Turtle Mountain reservation graduates from Harvard
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — As if graduating from Harvard University with a degree in molecular and cellular biology isn't impressive enough, try...
May 28, 2017 - 6:20am
May 22, 2017
Cheers to the class of 2017: Unique grad gifts that keep on giving
FARGO — Ditch the cliche card and personalized mug. Save money on the flowers. When your grad walks across the podium to accept their diploma,...
May 22, 2017 - 12:30pm
Reader Opinion: To the graduates
So it's graduation time again and thousands of young people will take the next step on their trip into adulthood. For some it will be more education, specifically tailored to their life ambitions. For others it will be time to go to work and make their own way in life, free to pursue...
May 22, 2017 - 6:30am
May 14, 2017
ISD 181 Viewpoint: 'Oh, the Places You Will Go'
It's that time of year again, "Graduation!" From preschool, through our elementary schools, to Forestview Middle School, Brainerd High School...
May 14, 2017 - 2:24pm
May 11, 2017
Minn. mother accused of stealing money from school's grad party, putting funds into adult sex toy business
ROSEMOUNT, Minn. — A Rosemount mother is accused of stealing more than $8,700 from a parent group organizing the upcoming senior party...
May 11, 2017 - 12:01pm
May 8, 2017
CLC: Commencement comes to campus
After two decades of holding commencement events at area high schools, Central Lakes College is bringing the graduation party back to campus...
May 8, 2017 - 4:00am
May 5, 2017
Graduating into the real world: Lessons learned and shared
FARGO — We know what you're thinking: Your life is going to be different. We thought that, too. But it's not. We felt the goosebumps. We...
May 5, 2017 - 6:58am
March 2, 2017
State graduation rates on the rise
Minnesota high school students posted the highest graduation rate on record in 2016. The Minnesota Department of Education Feb. 23 released the...
March 2, 2017 - 10:49am
February 26, 2017
Sarah E. Olsen, daughter of Kurt and Joan Olsen, Pillager, was named to the fall 2016 semester dean's list at University of Northwestern - St. Paul with highest honors. Olsen is an accounting major. Eighteen Concordia College Forensics students competed at the Minnesota Collegiate...
February 26, 2017 - 11:26pm
June 10, 2016
Commentary: Celebrating graduation at Brainerd Public Schools
Another school year has come and gone but for our students it's only the beginning of what the world has in store for them.
June 10, 2016 - 11:12pm
June 3, 2016
BHS Class of 2016: Closing a chapter, starting another
A rainy Friday couldn't dampen the spirits of the class of 2016 at Brainerd High School. The rain moved commencement from Don Adamson Field into...
June 3, 2016 - 11:09pm
April 26, 2016
Minnesota high school holds early graduation (complete with Batman) for senior battling cancer
BEMIDJI -- He was probably smiling. The people who know Jacob Caliri say he does that a lot, even on days a band doesn’t play in his honor....
April 26, 2016 - 9:06pm
February 25, 2016
Graduation rates show state, local progress
The Minnesota Department of Education Monday released the 2015 graduation rates for Minnesota schools. Statewide, the graduation rate was 81.9...
February 25, 2016 - 10:16am
June 5, 2015
BHS Class of 2015: No hassles switching tassels
The Brainerd High School class of 2015 completed a journey 14 years in the making Friday night at Don Adamson Field. As 404 students turned...
June 5, 2015 - 11:54pm