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April 10, 2017
Aitkin County Most Wanted for April 2017
A few new faces join the Aitkin County Sheriff's Office Top 10 Most Wanted list for the month of April. Samuel Steven Herrera, Samuel David Berg...
April 10, 2017 - 4:30am
April 3, 2017
Morrison County Most Wanted: April 2017
There are nine—not 10—on this month's Morrison County's Most Wanted list. For the month of April, a majority of the people on the...
April 3, 2017 - 4:55am
December 28, 2016
Brainerd Dispatch - A year in review: The top stories of 2016
As 2016 passes into the rearview, a look back on the top local stories of the year is a mix of challenge, change, conflict and crime. Stories...
December 28, 2016 - 1:28pm
Top 10: No. 1 - Mills Fleet Farm sold
In the fall of 2015, Mills Fleet Farm confirmed it is in the process of looking at a large pool of business suitors to find the right one to...
December 28, 2016 - 1:13pm
Top 10: No. 9 - Economic development begins to boom
Economic development—both in manufacturing and in retail—saw a significant increase in 2016. From large manufacturing projects like...
December 28, 2016 - 12:58pm
Top 10: No. 4 - CRMC votes to change from public to nonprofit
Cuyuna Regional Medical Center was repeatedly in the headlines in 2016 with issues that first gained greater public knowledge the previous winter...
December 28, 2016 - 12:41pm
Top 10: No. 2 - Storms again rock the Brainerd lakes area
After a supercell thunderstorm rocked the Brainerd lakes area in July of 2015, residents were probably hoping for a less eventful summer in 2016. Mother Nature, it turns out, had other plans. Kicking things off in June was a line of powerful thunderstorms, followed by a tornado. The...
December 28, 2016 - 12:14pm
December 4, 2016
Crow Wing County Most Wanted: December
All faces in the Crow Wing County's Most Wanted list for December are new. As of Friday, there were an estimated 962 total active warrants in...
December 4, 2016 - 9:18pm
October 10, 2016
Aitkin County Most Wanted for October 2016
There are two new faces on the Aitkin County Sheriff's Office Top 10 Most Wanted list for October. Frederick Duane Fisher and Trevor Lee Friel...
October 10, 2016 - 9:07am
September 25, 2016
Cass County Most Wanted: September
There are four new faces on the Cass County Most Wanted list for September as four people from last month have since been arrested. Cass County...
September 25, 2016 - 8:48pm
August 15, 2016
Cass County Most Wanted: August
Half of the faces on the Cass County Most Wanted list for August are new. Five out of the 10 on last month's Most Wanted have since been arrested....
August 15, 2016 - 8:24am
August 8, 2016
Crow Wing County Most Wanted: New faces added in August
The Crow Wing County's Most Wanted list for August has all new faces. As of Friday, there were an estimated 948 total active warrants in the...
August 8, 2016 - 5:20pm
January 5, 2016
2015 Year in Review
The year 2015 will be remembered as a year when a mild mid-summer day was punctuated for minutes by a hurricane-force wind, leaving months of...
January 5, 2016 - 4:01pm
December 31, 2014
Top 10 stories of 2014 - No. 1: Byron Smith goes on trial for double homicide
A 65-year-old Little Falls man was convicted in 2014 for the premeditated murder of two teenagers in a case that raised the question of when...
December 31, 2014 - 6:58pm
Top 10 stories of 2014 - No. 5: Controversy over the Sandpiper
Is another oil pipeline needed? If so, where should it go? These questions are at the root of the debate over the potential Sandpiper oil...
December 31, 2014 - 6:33pm