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Jason Kessler's anti-Jewish screed was interrupted by his father: 'Hey, get out of my room'
Pai testifies on Capitol Hill after agency was found to have misled public about cyberattack
Searchers find sunken stern of doomed World War II destroyer off Alaskan coast
Omarosa releases secret recording of $15,000-a-month job offer from Lara Trump
Police Blotter - Aug. 16
Can you record your boss at work without him or her knowing?
Pine River welcomes CanvasTech
Low prices, trade weigh on the minds of farmers at Minnesota Farmfest
North Dakota man embarks on covered wagon trip across the country
Bayer shares drop after Monsanto loses Roundup cancer trial
place a business brief
Vikings' Antwione Williams, arrested for DWI, pleaded guilty to careless driving
Vikings' Jaleel Johnson puts down the McChicken sandwich, picks up playing time
NHRA: Courtney Force hoping to mimic her dad's success at BIR
Will the NFL's new rules save the kickoff from extinction? The league sure hopes so.
Vikings bummed about not facing Jaguars star Jalen Ramsey this week
Athlete of the Week
Opinion: Audio recordings - Omarosa, President Trump and Billy Graham
Our Opinion: We are not the enemy
Reader Opinion: Labor Day should focus on laborers
Reader Opinion: Where is the peace and quiet?
Reader Opinion: Too many bears
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Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley archery hunts
After 50 years of teaching firearm safety, Minnesota instructor has no plans on retiring
Wisconsin warden comes home to work
What's Up Outdoors: Fishing with the superheros
Commentary: Wisdom in the woods, the joy of trail talk
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
FDA approves first generic version of EpiPen
WWI veteran's daughter accepts Purple Heart 100 years after war's end
Children who lived with smokers are more likely to die of lung disease as adults, study says
Feeding a need: Operation Sandwich closes summer meal gap
I knew how to be my disabled son's nurse, but I had to learn how to be his mom
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
13th annual Lakes Bluegrass Festival set Aug. 22-26
Entertainment Briefs - Aug. 16
Festival will celebrate Mozart in opera and symphony
Live Music - Aug. 16
Legendary musician, 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dead at 76
Her Voice Magazine
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Bill & Mary Tautges
Jim & Judy Hartman
Nicki Jacobs-Mark Bjornstad
Stewart awarded Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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July 25, 2018
Accessing the Brainerd Dispatch e-edition
The e-edition pages for the Brainerd Dispatch were moved to a new server and there were some issues found. Technical staff is working on a resolution....
July 25, 2018 - 1:30am
April 29, 2018
Tech Savvy: Facebook scandal fallout leads to falling out for users
Always remember: When it comes to the internet, if the service is free, more likely than not the product they're selling is you. It may be that this simple adage has never been more relevant. As the fallout from Facebook's gaff with Cambridge Analytica continues to develop and more...
April 29, 2018 - 9:30am
March 31, 2018
Tech Savvy: iPad Pro
When Apple added a midsize 10.5-inch iPad Pro, I knew it was just the right fit and finally time to upgrade. Beyond just a tablet, the iPad Pro...
March 31, 2018 - 11:00am
February 20, 2018
Internet addiction test
Use this brief screening measure to help you determine if you might need to see a mental health or other social services professional to help you successfully deal with “Internet addiction.” - about 6 min to take - Instructions: This is a screening measure to help you determine...
February 20, 2018 - 2:05pm
November 5, 2017
Checking one off the bucket list: CES impresses tech enthusiast
Those of you who know me, know that I LOVE my technology. Some may call it an addiction, but there's just something about opening a brand new...
November 5, 2017 - 8:00am
October 27, 2017
Tech Savvy: Doing an Apple about-face
The Apple iPhone X arrives in stores Nov. 3, but I won't be one of the people complaining about low supplies for Apple's new flagship smartphone....
October 27, 2017 - 9:00am
October 15, 2017
Tech Savvy: Self-driving cars coming (soon) to a garage near you
Some believe self-driving cars offer convenience, safety, fuel savings and alternatives for those who can't or don't like to get behind the wheel...
October 15, 2017 - 6:00am
September 30, 2017
Tech Savvy: Not bored by SMART boards
The new boards in Brainerd Public Schools elementary classrooms are smarter than your average whiteboard or chalkboard. A SMART board can be...
September 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
Minnesota Starwatch - October 2017: The Great Square of Pegasus rides high
October is known for its clear, crisp weather, so let's hope the pattern holds. Mars joined Venus in the morning sky about a month ago. The red...
September 30, 2017 - 7:00am
September 26, 2017
Tech Savvy: Facial recognition technology of iPhone X cause for concern
Face it, Apple, not everyone loves your new iPhone X. Your latest flagship smartphone boasts many drool-worthy improvements, such as an OLED...
September 26, 2017 - 9:12am
September 17, 2017
Tech Savvy: Preserving photos albums - Photomyne app makes sharing, posting and saving photos easy
Want to take all those photo albums with priceless family photos and turn them into digital images? That's long been on my wish list. Recently,...
September 17, 2017 - 10:00am
August 26, 2017
Tech Savvy: Your rear is clear: Rear-facing backup cameras on automobiles
When I first got my driver's license, I loathed parallel parking. The anxiety of whether my car would hit the car behind me prompted me to walk...
August 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 20, 2017
Tech Savvy: Do you have the proper eyewear to see Monday's rare event?
In case you haven't heard about it yet—people in the United States are in for a rare, scientific astronomical treat. A total solar eclipse...
August 20, 2017 - 5:00am
August 19, 2017
Eclipse road trip tips
Transportation officials are offering this tips on how to avoid trouble if you're on the road during the eclipse. • Don't stop along the interstate or park on the shoulder during the event. • Don't try to wear opaque eclipse glasses while operating a vehicle. • Turn your headlights...
August 19, 2017 - 7:00am
August 17, 2017
Silicon Valley is giving white supremacy groups the boot
Silicon Valley significantly escalated its war on white supremacy this week, choking off the ability of hate groups to raise money online, removing...
August 17, 2017 - 6:33am