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Bemidji man pleads not guilty to robbery
Visitation and Highland Park high school ex-coach pleads guilty to sexual misconduct
Area Police Blotter - Jan. 30
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Area Boys Hockey: Lakers skate past Wolverines
Area Wrestling: Pioneers sweep Paynesville, Aitkin
Area Boys Basketball: Hornets sweep first two games
Area Girls Basketball: Moore scores 1,000th point for Hornets
Gymnastics: King, Warriors crown Otters
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Commentary: Leaving my Dispatch 'home'
Reader Opinion: Makes sense to make a change
Reader Opinion: Oil in their blood
Reader Opinion: Governor's land grab
Guest Opinion: Focus on sustained, strategic transportation funding
Monarch butterfly count rises slightly as conservationists warn of extinction
Nuisance abatement: A day with a 'nuisance beaver' trapper
Superheroes and Anglers
What's Up Outdoors: Trout on the ice
Walleyedan: Extravaganza predictions are in
Puttin' on The Mitts: Savory snacks for the Super Bowl
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 30
Lost a little in the translation
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 29
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Agatha's Opus World Famous Murder Mystery Next Up On Stage
Beyond Ballroom Dance Company to perform
Entertainment Briefs - Jan. 29
Visual Arts - Jan. 29
Special Events - Jan. 29
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Engagement Announced: Miss Peggy Peterson and Pastor Lupercio Bezerra
Engagement Announced: Ashley Zimmerman and Coltan James (CJ) Vandeputte
Lorena Larson 90th Birthday
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Riverwood Healthcare Center, Aitkin, births
Harold "Sonny" Rudlang Sr.
Sarah Maxine Edwards
Donna Mae M. Peterson
Kathleen "Kathy Jo" Benzick
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January 28, 2015
AIS training and trailer decal program postponed
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will postpone the new aquatic invasive species (AIS) training and trailer decal program that was due to launch at the end of the month while legislators consider changes to the program. The AIS trailer decal law was adopted as part...
January 28, 2015 - 8:51pm
January 20, 2015
5-year DNR TIP investigation results in charges against four, seizure of 37 guns, 28 sets of antlers; fully intact, frozen piebald deer
Charges have been filed against a number of violators following a five-year deer investigation recently completed by conservation officers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. On Oct. 21, conservation officers executed a search warrant on a residence in Dawson, Minnesota...
January 20, 2015 - 12:24pm
December 23, 2014
Ruffed grouse rely on diversity
Pursuing ruffed grouse in the north woods is a family tradition for hunters like Brainerd resident Jack Stanley and his children. "It's all become an event," Stanley said of the family hunt-together in the northern part of the state. "It's all about the experiences and being in...
December 23, 2014 - 2:55pm
December 8, 2014
DNR Question of the week: What causes arctic smoke?
Q: What causes arctic smoke along the North Shore? A: Arctic smoke occurs when the air is colder than Lake Superior’s water temperature. Lake Superior surface water is about 40 degrees at this time, but the air above the lake often plummets to well below zero. On most winter...
December 8, 2014 - 1:40pm
November 18, 2014
Cass County Board: Funds contributed for geologic atlas of county
BACKUS - Cass County Board voted Tuesday to contribute $30,000 toward completing a geologic atlas of the county. The money will come from environmental services and land department funds and a $5,000 contribution from Cass County Soil and Water Conservation District. Minnesota Geological...
November 18, 2014 - 11:51pm
November 17, 2014
The future of the Cuyuna Range
When the Polar Vortex recedes and a state of paradise returns to Crow Wing County, do take a Sunday drive over to Ironton to enjoy the $1,200,000 parking lot installed for the pleasure of mountain bikers this past summer, courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and...
November 17, 2014 - 2:52pm
September 15, 2014
Minnesota DNR question of the week
Q: How does prescribed burning benefit prairies and grasslands? A: When properly planned and managed, fire can rejuvenate prairies and grasslands while helping to prevent brush and trees from taking over. Historically, periodic wildfires swept across Minnesota’s prairies, killing...
September 15, 2014 - 1:37pm
September 8, 2014
DNR question of the week: Field trips to Minnesota state parks
Q: Our school is planning a field trip to a Minnesota state park. Will we need to pay entry fees? A: Minnesota state parks will issue a free daily vehicle permit for any vehicle transporting K-12 students, chaperones, teachers and coaches for school-sanctioned activities. This...
September 8, 2014 - 11:33am
June 23, 2014
DNR Question of the week: Reasons to remove old dams
Q: What are the reasons for removing dams, and what role does the DNR play in this process? A: Some older dams no longer provide sufficient benefits to compensate for their public safety hazards, environmental damages, or repair and maintenance costs. In these cases, the state...
June 23, 2014 - 12:00pm