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The demise of McNally Smith: Bankruptcy hearing this week for failed St. Paul music college
UMD financial research team headed to global finals
Airport Ad Hoc Committee to meet
Seasonal crack sealing continues this week
Jenkins: Council asks for public hearing on ATV ordinance
Tech Savvy: Opening the mailbag
Business notes - April 22
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
State gains 2,900 jobs in March
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Twins' Morrison on ailing former teammate Farquhar: 'An awesome human being'
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
Wolves saving best defending for playoffs
Brian Murphy: Timberwolves give fans hope by bouncing the bully
Carlos Gomez beats Twins with walk-off homer off Addison Reed
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1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Wealth Column: Top unexpected costs in retirement
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Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
SAM COOK: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
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Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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Tips to feel full longer
Willpower, strength and determination: A personal journey to losing 100 pounds in less than a year
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
Special Events - April 19
Her Voice Magazine
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Essentia Health, St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
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April 19, 2018
Sweets and music coming to Staples April 29
STAPLES—Enjoy a variety of sweets and savories, while being serenaded by musicians Anna Koopmann and Casey Smithley with a concert event...
April 19, 2018 - 12:00pm
Prosecutors will not file charges in overdose death of musician Prince
CHANHASSEN, Minn. — Prosecutors have decided to not press charges in the 2016 overdose death of pop icon Prince. Prince, born Prince Rogers...
April 19, 2018 - 11:51am
April 18, 2018
Reed to return to Grassroots Concerts series April 20
Ann Reed will return to perform in the Grassroots Concerts Series at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 20, at the Live Well Night Club and Coffee Bar in...
April 18, 2018 - 9:00am
April 16, 2018
ACM Awards 2018: Complete list of winners, best and worst moments
The Academy of Country Music Awards usually kicks off with a boisterous opening number - this year, on Sunday night, April 15, the show started on a much quieter note. Five country stars (Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan, Maren Morris and Thomas Rhett) paid tribute to the...
April 16, 2018 - 7:35am
April 11, 2018
Carrie Underwood's face: A guide to an enduring mystery
On Sunday night, April 15, at the Academy of Country Music Awards, country star Carrie Underwood will appear on television. Normally, this would...
April 11, 2018 - 10:00am
March 28, 2018
GLAPA to host dueling guitars performance
Greater Lakes Area Performing Arts welcomes the wild and crazy dueling guitars act SongBlast at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 7, in the Pequot Lakes...
March 28, 2018 - 3:00am
March 25, 2018
New York native spent nearly 40 years as pastor in Minnesota - Milo to retire from Gloria Dei in May
Culture shock came in full force for Pastor Frank Milo when he first came to Minnesota. A native of the Bronx, New York City, Milo - pastor at...
March 25, 2018 - 9:00am
March 23, 2018
Digging the Didgeridoo!: Students at Bemidji State craft indigenous Australian instruments
BEMIDJI, Minn.—It was easy to find Janice Haworth's World Music class on Friday morning. The hum of more than 40 student-made didgeridoos—the...
March 23, 2018 - 6:05pm
March 18, 2018
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
SOLWAY, Minn.—Eleven years ago, Kent and Shantel Dudley adopted a child no one else would. Five-year old Travis had severe neurological...
March 18, 2018 - 8:18am
March 7, 2018
Linda Dryden Vocal Music miniFest set March 7
The third annual Linda Dryden Vocal Music miniFest will be Wednesday, March 7, in the Central Lakes College gymnasium in Brainerd.
March 7, 2018 - 1:30pm
February 23, 2018
Forestview Planetarium ties laser show to music
Heather Austen watches a laser show Thursday at the Forestview Middle School Planetarium in Baxter with her sons Jonny Clarke (left) and Kage...
February 23, 2018 - 2:00pm
February 22, 2018
Live Music - Feb. 22-28
For week of Feb. 22-28; bands perform 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BRAINERD Eagles Club 124 Front St. Jason and Danny ('60s-'70s), 7-11 p.m. Friday; $5 for all dances for non-Eagle members. Roundhouse Brewery 1551 Northern Pacific Road Chris Holm, 6:30 p.m....
February 22, 2018 - 2:30am
February 19, 2018
Review: Minnesota women embrace talents, raise bar for success
"The Future is Female!" It's a slogan. It's a rallying cry. It's a movement. It's the title of a new, full-length, 13-track, music album by the...
February 19, 2018 - 1:19pm
February 15, 2018
Live Music - Feb. 15-23
For week of Feb. 15-23; bands perform 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BRAINERD Eagles Club 124 Front St. Don Turcotte and The DuChane Bros, 7-11 p.m. Friday; $5 for all dances for non-Eagle members. Roundhouse Brewery 1551 Northern Pacific Road Andy Fischer,...
February 15, 2018 - 4:30am
February 14, 2018
Shynes to kick off Grassroots Concerts Feb. 23
Acoustic artist Michael Shynes will make his Grassroots Concerts debut at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, at the Live Well Night Club and Coffee Bar...
February 14, 2018 - 11:00am