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July 24, 2017
The regional roundup: News from around the lakes area
July 24, 2017 - 1:55pm
July 1, 2017
Four people were arrested following a search warrant at a residence in the Big Water area in Pillager in the early morning Thursday. Illustration
Search warrant leads to 4 arrests in Pillager
July 1, 2017 - 4:00am
June 25, 2017
A 35-year-old Motley man was arrested following a short pursuit Thursday that ended in Pillager. Illustration
Short pursuit leads to arrest
June 25, 2017 - 4:00am
May 10, 2017
Trap Shooting: W-DC leads its conference
May 10, 2017 - 4:30am
March 12, 2017
Waiting for a Mentor: Bring a young artist into your life
March 12, 2017 - 9:11pm
March 7, 2017
Eric Hanson
Brainerd man faces felony arson charges in vehicle fire
March 7, 2017 - 10:47pm
January 20, 2017
Petty Officer 3rd Class Kaine Schnagl, builds and fights around the world as a member of a naval construction battalion center located in Port Hueneme, Calif. Schnagl, a Pillager native, works as a construction mechanic in the Navy.
Pillager sailor continues 75 years of Seabee tradition
January 20, 2017 - 6:21pm
January 13, 2017
Driver swerves to miss deer, hits oncoming vehicle
January 13, 2017 - 10:16pm
January 11, 2017
Community Outreach Day set Jan. 19 in Pillager
January 11, 2017 - 11:35pm
January 8, 2017
Rear-end crash injures 3 including child
January 8, 2017 - 10:17pm
December 28, 2016
Join Pillager area bird count
December 28, 2016 - 5:14pm
December 21, 2016
Taylor Richardson of Pillager fishes Lake Placid Wednesday on the first day of winter. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Winter Anglers
December 21, 2016 - 9:57pm
November 22, 2016
With just a fresh coat of ice, an angler steps outside his portable fish house on the Crow Wing River southwest of Pillager Tuesday. With several bodies of water remaining open, people are advised to stay off the ice until cold weather assures a greater ice thickness. The DNR recommends 4 inches of ice for foot traffic. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Early Angler
November 22, 2016 - 8:36pm
November 21, 2016
A large fireball rises in the night sky over Baxter Friday night while Dean's Auto Parts burns. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch Video and Galleryplay button
Fire causes $750,000 in damage at Dean's Auto Parts
November 21, 2016 - 10:42pm
October 22, 2016
Lakewood Health System broke ground on facility expansions in Pillager and Staples Oct.10. From left to right, Kathy Dobson, Lisa Bjerga, Craig Wolhowe, Teresa Fisher, Mary Theurer, Eric Lien and Richard Bell, Loren Morey, Dr. John Halfen, Scott Kuehl, Steve Poissant and Collin Rehbein,  Brad Anderson, Mark Strelnieks, and Tim Rice, President and CEO, grab a shovel for the photo op. (Not pictured: Lynn Rice, VP of Support Services) Submitted photo.
Lakewood starts expansions in Staples, Pillager
October 22, 2016 - 6:11pm