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June 12, 2018
The Brainerd School Board approved a new assistant community education director position -- a move prompted by a 43 percent increase (roughly 3,000 to 5,000 youths) in early childhood enrollment between 2016-17 and 2018-19. Enrollment graphic / Brainerd School District
Brainerd School District: Growth in early childhood enrollment prompts new hire
June 12, 2018 - 11:00am
September 6, 2015
By the numbers
September 6, 2015 - 10:17pm
March 8, 2015
Strong year forecast for Minnesota banks in 2015
March 8, 2015 - 4:46pm
February 1, 2015
Third quarter regional economic and business conditions reports shows year-over-year growth in most of state
February 1, 2015 - 8:35pm
Sen. John Ward, DFL-Baxter, (left) tours Stern Companies in Brainerd last year with Marco Marquetti, rotomolding supervisor, and Shawn Hunstad, Stern Companies president and CEO, during an Enterprise Minnesota visit to highlight how the Growth Acceleration Program assists manufacturers. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch.
Stern Companies looks to innovation, planning and problem-solving
September 1, 2014 - 11:42pm
A fourth office building, which will be home for Vercon, is going up in Fairview Office Park in Baxter. This years several offices buildings are being erected in the city. Kelly Humphrey
'The good news is there is a lot going on'
September 1, 2014 - 1:36am
Located in the Baxter Industrial Park, LINDAR uses thermoforming technology to manufacture plastic parts for medical, construction, agriculture and recreation industries. The company is also a leader  creating plastic food containers. Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls
LINDAR expands, creates first-of-its-kind product line
September 1, 2014 - 1:29am
Late last year, Good Samaritan Society announced it planned to purchase the former Pine Meadows Golf Course in Baxter and build a campus there. The 80-acre property is bordered by the Paul Bunyan Trail. Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls
How plans for Pine Meadows unraveled and what could the future bring: Signs point to a better economic outlook
September 1, 2014 - 1:14am
June 27, 2014
Survey: Minnesota businesses anticipating growth
June 27, 2014 - 5:40pm