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Immigration attorneys describe surge in deportations under Trump
Smartphone app aims to connect hungry Minnesota kids with free meals
Brau family to be honored: Refurbished Willmar Senior High auditorium to be named for family of musicians
It's time to play! Willmar Destination Playground is officially open
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
Bigger and better: Midco mapping out ambitious live broadcasting schedule for the upcoming season
Unanswered questions remain in theft of Maris memorabilia from West Acres
Area Baseball: Pierz's Tautges named Class 2A Player of the Year
Girls Basketball: Pequot's Lane commits to UND
ATV groups seek more in Beltrami forest plan
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Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
Why do squirrels strip tree bark?
Other Opinion: For Rodriguez, death is fitting
What's causing all the tree troubles?
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Lake and River Friendly Award winners recognized
PHOTO: Do you see me?
PHOTO: Two Tanning Turtles
Far northern portion of Paul Bunyan State Trail to close until early to mid-October
Volunteer: It’s a good year to become a water monitor
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Clergy View: Love, Live, Laugh
This Was Brainerd - June 23
Puttin' on The Mitts: Summer doesn't have to be hot
This Was Brainerd - June 22
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This Was Brainerd
Lakes Jam Thursday and Friday
Stage North presents 'On Golden Pond'
Entertainment Briefs - June 22
Jake Owen to bring sunshine to Lakes Jam stage
'You're (not) Gonna (want to) Miss This' - Trace Adkins to perform at Lakes Jam
Her Voice Magazine
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Chuck and Lois Steinbauer
Corliss Nelson Smith
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Karen and Les Fundine
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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June 16, 2017
Reader Opinion: Our river
Our hearts cried out when we read the Dispatch article regarding the devastation of the river bank just north of French Rapids. To some, the "mansion" erected in the midst of what was pristine old growth forest and the complete denuding of the river bank is perfectly OK. To us, it...
June 16, 2017 - 10:12am
June 15, 2017
Winding the way through Brainerd's past
A unique tour Thursday night showed how the Mississippi River shaped Brainerd's past and how early settlers used the river for a variety of purposes....
June 15, 2017 - 11:06pm
June 13, 2017
History Week: River memories flow through Brainerd's past
The fourth annual iteration of Brainerd History Week kicked off Monday, opening with a few tours of local landmarks. There were tours of Brainerd...
June 13, 2017 - 8:57am
'I still wake up crying' Sunken houseboat sets off legal dispute over removal
ST. PAUL — There's a sunken houseboat in the Mississippi River near St. Paul's Wabasha Bridge, and after six months of debate, no one...
June 13, 2017 - 8:41am
June 11, 2017
Reader Opinion: DNR at it again
Last year I attended an informational seminar sponsored by the DNR on how to protect the Upper Mississippi River waterways. Their main concern was run-off waterways flowing into the river. Living on a lake that has an water outlet that eventually flows into the Mississippi River,...
June 11, 2017 - 9:53pm
Tree clearing prompts order to restore for megachurch pastors
Pontoon cruises along one of the wildest stretches of the Mississippi River are a pastime of Lawrence and Marian Severt. Homeowners for 15 years...
June 11, 2017 - 5:58pm
June 9, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Changes made to snow removal policy
Hopefully the city of Brainerd isn't jinxing things by working on plans for winter snow removal. The Brainerd City Council Monday night had the...
June 9, 2017 - 11:00am
May 30, 2017
Man dies when road washes out, vehicle plunges into Mississippi River
A motorist was killed in Wisconsin when the road underneath him washed away. It happened early Tuesday morning, May 30, when the 59-year-old...
May 30, 2017 - 4:22pm
May 28, 2017
Crow Wing State Park: New park manager continues to share history
Ask the new park manager at Crow Wing State Park what he loves about that site and he'll tell you it's the rich history that flows from the confluence...
May 28, 2017 - 5:00am
May 24, 2017
Brainerd History Week event to feature Mississippi River
Community members are invited to a paddle down the Mississippi River during a Brainerd History Week event and learn more above the river's history. Paddlers should meet at 5 p.m. June 15 at the Evergreen Cemetery landing. At 5:30 p.m., paddle leaders will be able to help those unfamiliar...
May 24, 2017 - 4:30am
May 3, 2017
Minnesota Fishing Opener hosts selected for governor and lieutenant governor on Mississippi River
ST. CLOUD—Lifelong St. Cloud area residents Todd Bissett and Josh Hagemeister, successful anglers and fishing guides, will host Gov. Mark...
May 3, 2017 - 7:50am
April 26, 2017
Authorities searching for U of M student in Mississippi River
MINNEAPOLIS -- Authorities in Minneapolis are searching for a University of Minnesota student who is believed to have been swept into the Mississippi...
April 26, 2017 - 5:35pm
April 25, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Walking on water
The Brainerd Riverfront Committee Monday night showed the Brainerd City Council what the committee has been working on during the past year,...
April 25, 2017 - 7:45am
April 22, 2017
Flood warning issued for Mississippi River at Aitkin
The National Weather Service in Duluth Friday issued a flood warning for the Mississippi River at Aitkin.
April 22, 2017 - 3:35am
April 11, 2017
Grant funds available for forest management
The Mississippi River provides drinking water for millions of people everyday in the Twin Cities area. Much of the Brainerd and Baxter area water drains directly into the Mississippi River.
April 11, 2017 - 7:10am