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Hydro dam

September 20, 2017
Workers used jackhammers Tuesday to clear debris from the spillway in preparation for a new concrete apron on the Brainerd Hydro Dam. Renovation and repair continues on schedule for the facility according to Scott Magnuson, BPU superintendent. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch  Video and Gallery
Hydro dam work continues: Crews reinforce apron, gates at Brainerd dam on Mississippi River
September 20, 2017 - 9:00am
June 19, 2015
People look around the hydro dam on the Mississippi River during a tour of the Brainerd Industrial Center, formerly the Potlatch/Wausau Paper mill site as a part of Brainerd History Week’s Paper Mill Day. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video)play button
Hydro Dam Tour
June 19, 2015 - 11:18am
March 25, 2015
Brainerd Public Utilities: First phase of hydro dam apron repair done
March 25, 2015 - 2:53pm
March 10, 2015
A dispute continues between Brainerd Public Utilities and Park Construction for work the contractor did on the city’s hydro dam. Park Construction continues to work on the hydro dam site. Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls Gallery and Videoplay button
No resolution yet on Brainerd city hydro dam payment dispute
March 10, 2015 - 2:04pm
January 5, 2015
Reader Opinion: Shameful coverage
January 5, 2015 - 12:01am
December 31, 2014
In June, the city of Brainerd became the owner of a hydro dam, formerly operated by Wausau Paper. Repairs to Brainerd’s hydro dam are taking longer than expected. The spillway apron is being rebuilt. High water levels have delayed the project extending past the November 28 expected completion date.  Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls
Top 10 stories of 2014 - No. 8: Brainerd buys hydro dam
December 31, 2014 - 1:21pm
December 4, 2014
Guest Opinion: Dam purchase was a prudent decision
December 4, 2014 - 5:06pm
December 3, 2014
Learning about Brainerd's dam
December 3, 2014 - 2:12pm
November 28, 2014
Brainerd's hydro dam: A matter of concern
November 28, 2014 - 1:25pm
August 20, 2014
Brainerd moves to annex 36 acres acquired in hydro dam purchase
August 20, 2014 - 8:53am
June 24, 2014
Brainerd Public Utilities Superintendent Scott Magnuson stands at the hydro dam once owned by Wausau paper Monday. Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohlsplay button
Hydro dam purchase by city now official
June 24, 2014 - 5:13pm
June 16, 2014
Resolutions to help secure hydro dam, project financing
June 16, 2014 - 10:39pm