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Former Lake Park, Minn., police chief found dead after hunting-related incident
Brainerd Parks and Rec to host coloring contest
Midterm aftermath: State GOP chair talks 2018 election, eyes 2020 races
Teen passenger dies in eastern Minnesota crash
Kellyanne Conway on Acosta video: 'That's not altered. That's sped up. They do it all the time in sports.'
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
Chad Schwendeman Takes Top International Honors
Destination Downtown spotlight: Bakery
Biz Buzz: Planet Fitness to open in Westgate Mall: Thrifty White to open Monday, Nov. 12
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Area Football: Pierz cashes in, returns to the Bank for 3A semifinals
Cheerleading: Brainerd varsity third at Jefferson Jaguar Jam
Boxing: Gathering for former Wadena coach Wednesday, Nov. 14
College Volleyball: Raiders finish 4th at national tournament
Area Girls Hockey: Luverne outscores Prairie Centre 5-3
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McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Guest Opinion: Ask a Trooper
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
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Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses
Happy Holidays? Hospice offers classes to get through grief during a happy time of year
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
Realtor credits mom for faith-work blending
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
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Young Authors Conference is Nov. 13 in Staples
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'My Name is ..., and I'm an Alcoholic': BCT drama chronicles the birth of AA
Performing Arts - Nov. 8
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Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
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Dan & Shirley Barto
Robert Emerson Hassett
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Rockne D. Anderson
Carol Jean (Erickson) Kalmbacher
Brett Robert Halverson
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October 31, 2018
Chef's Hat: Cooking for two: Give these soup recipes a try
There are times when leftovers are great. But other times, not so much. For large families, leftovers are not much of an issue. But when it is...
October 31, 2018 - 8:00am
October 29, 2018
Crow Wing Energized: Healthy choices - focus on fruits and vegetables
The Crow Wing County Community Health Survey found 2 out of 3 adults (65.7 percent) in Crow Wing County are not eating the recommended five or...
October 29, 2018 - 10:00am
October 26, 2018
Love it or hate it, candy corn has more varieties than ever this Halloween
The thing that is hard to grasp about candy corn-flavored candy - not candy corn, but other candy that tastes like it - is that it's a candy...
October 26, 2018 - 9:22am
October 14, 2018
Area Dining: The Black and White gets a gold star
LITTLE FALLS—A casual day trip for a hike at Charles A. Lindbergh State Park in Little Falls turned into a surprising gourmet adventure....
October 14, 2018 - 7:00am
October 8, 2018
Christopher Columbus and the potato that changed the world
It was a small round object sent around the planet, and it changed the course of human history. Call it "Spudnik." It was a potato. On Columbus...
October 8, 2018 - 11:26am
October 7, 2018
Ruby's Pantry set for Tuesday
Ruby's Pantry Pop-Up Pantry is Tuesday, Oct. 9, at the National Guard Armory, 1115 Wright St, Brainerd. Food distribution begins at 11 a.m. and ends at 12:30 p.m.
October 7, 2018 - 8:30am
September 25, 2018
Arby's, Buffalo Wild Wings parent to buy Sonic for $2.3 billion
The restaurant industry has to contend with a new giant. The parent of Arby's, Inspire Brands Inc., announced on Tuesday, Sept. 25, that it had...
September 25, 2018 - 2:32pm
September 17, 2018
Fall for apples
With fall just around the corner, our minds start drifting towards bonfires and hot apple cider. Apples are a favorite for many people. In fact,...
September 17, 2018 - 9:00am
September 11, 2018
Subway's $5 foot-long sandwich deal is no more
It was March 2008 and America was about to belly flop into the Great Recession. Wall Street powerhouse Bear Stearns had just imploded, sending...
September 11, 2018 - 7:42am
September 6, 2018
At this North Dakota golf course, golfers will soon be able to have their food and drinks delivered via drone
GRAND FORKS — Golfers at the pristine King’s Walk golf course in Grand Forks will soon have the choice of ordering food and beverages and...
September 6, 2018 - 3:16pm
September 3, 2018
Forget food trucks - now 'food halls' are having a moment, and they're changing the landscape
For months, Arturo Mei parked his food truck - a tricked-out old school bus painted blue - in a craggy Northern Virginia parking lot by a defunct...
September 3, 2018 - 7:19pm
September 1, 2018
Tradition and love: The American hamburger
Like anything good, the beginnings of the hamburger are covered in mystery, legend and competing claims of invention. Some say the burger was...
September 1, 2018 - 10:00am
August 29, 2018
A serial 'dine-and-dasher' loved lavish meals and leaving women to pay for them, police say. He faces 10 felony charges.
Marjorie Moon's date with Paul Guadalupe Gonzales at a swanky restaurant in Los Angeles in 2016 was going fine. That is, until the moment he...
August 29, 2018 - 9:53am
Grim's Grub: Wild mushrooms add flair to dishes
This year in Minnesota I've had a successful harvest of hedgehogs, lobsters, oysters and chickens of the woods. No, I'm not talking animals....
August 29, 2018 - 8:00am
August 27, 2018
How to send your child to school with a tasty lunch without turning your routine upside down
Do you hear that? It is the sound of parents everywhere collectively exhaling as kids return to school. My days working from home have become...
August 27, 2018 - 7:41pm