Skip to main content
Minnesota prison guard dies after responding to assault
Suspect in downtown Fargo shooting arrested in southeast Minnesota
Informant: Defendant said he didn't conspire to kill pregnant Fargo woman
Two Minnesota Secretary of State candidates: Two different priorities
Kavanaugh vows to fight misconduct allegations as Trump, Republicans dig in
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
Commentary: Why we're choking on Amazon cardboard
place a business brief
Girls Tennis: Warriors rained out at Willmar
Area Girls Tennis: Rangers defeat Johnnies 6-1
Other Timberwolves players shocked by news about Butler
Griffen having a 'personal matter,' misses Vikings practice again
Timberwolves' Towns, owner Glen Taylor find $190 million of common ground
Athlete of the Week
Reader Opinion: Regulation enforced in the news
ISD 181 Viewpoint - Homecoming 2018 - A Community Celebration for All
Reader Opinion: Please drive with your lights on
Reader Opinion: Because he seeks to serve
Wealth column: 5 questions to ask when interviewing a financial adviser
Send Your Opinion
Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Ducky weather greets hunters on opening day
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Minnesota History Center's international partnership leads to app for people with dementia
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
Filmmaker Ken Burns makes Mayo Clinic documentary
Crow Wing Energized: Depression might be more common than you think
3 things for better health - Sept. 17
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
Back to the drawing board: Columnist Swift rediscovers love for art after career in writing
Visual Arts - Sept. 20
Special Events - Sept. 20
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Ralph & Bonnie Smude
Al & Marion Leonard
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Evelyn D. Eide
Martha L. Rach
Judith K. Lapke
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
September 23, 2018
A century ago, they went to war to help: Clay County, Minn., nurses made their mark in WWI
MOORHEAD, Minn. — One hundred years ago, rules of combat said women serving as nurses in World War I were to be nowhere near the front...
September 23, 2018 - 2:36pm
September 18, 2018
This Was Brainerd - Sept. 18
SEPTEMBER 18 20 years ago (1998)Lucille Shaw, lifelong Brainerd resident, died yesterday at 87. Stricken with polio at 14, she spent the rest of her life in a wheelchair. But the handicap never stopped her, running a business our of her home and working for Brainerd, earning her Citizen...
September 18, 2018 - 3:30am
September 17, 2018
Finnish immigrant was 'victim of warmongers' 100 years ago in Duluth
DULUTH — Olli Kinkkonen renounced his United States citizenship to avoid being drafted into World War I. One hundred years ago Tuesday,...
September 17, 2018 - 8:19pm
September 15, 2018
The story of a secret poker society started by pioneering African-Americans
WASHINGTON - In 1942, a group of university professors, doctors, lawyers, and other black professionals in Washington, District of Columbia,...
September 15, 2018 - 6:00am
App opens portal to Lake of the Woods
ON LAKE OF THE WOODS, Ont. — It's just a bucket of rust now, a monument to an era when people tried to forge a living from this rugged...
September 15, 2018 - 5:29am
September 9, 2018
Cultural study done at Crosslake Log Village - No Native American artifacts found
A cultural study was done recently at the Historic Log Village in Crosslake. Susan Mulholland, principal investigator from the Duluth Archaeology...
September 9, 2018 - 4:00am
September 5, 2018
Rollag steam threshers reunion recriuts thousands of volunteers each year
ROLLAG, Minn. — It takes a staff of over 2,000 volunteers to keep the crowds entertained at the annual Western Minnesota Steam Threshers...
September 5, 2018 - 4:46pm
September 3, 2018
Rosie the Riveter isn't who you think she is
Ask most Americans today to describe Rosie the Riveter and they'll think of the young woman from the "We Can Do It!" poster, her right arm flexed,...
September 3, 2018 - 3:50pm
September 2, 2018
Famous flyer: Minn.native lauded in New York Times best-seller 'Fly Girls'
MOORHEAD — Florence Klingensmith was a woman ahead of — actually, above — her time. The female aviator, called an aviatrix...
September 2, 2018 - 9:55am
August 22, 2018
St. Mathias book, puzzle and game exchange is a free-for-all
The old St. Mathias Town Hall started a new chapter in its storied history. The former meeting space is now the site of a book, puzzle and game...
August 22, 2018 - 5:00am
August 10, 2018
Deerwood archeologist discusses Crow Wing State Park history
Days gone by will be the topic du jour at a free Brainerd History Week program at Crow Wing State Park at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11. Friends of...
August 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 6, 2018
I'm happy I don't have to raise chickens
During a recent trip to Montana, my Grandma Marguerite and I somehow ended up on the topic of urban chickens. I'm not sure how we got there....
August 6, 2018 - 6:17am
August 1, 2018
History comes alive with trip down Mississippi
Take a step back in time by paddling the Mississippi River from Brainerd to Crow Wing State Park, where history comes alive this weekend. The...
August 1, 2018 - 8:57pm
July 31, 2018
Brainerd History Week events set Aug. 9-12
Community members of all ages are invited to attend festivities for Brainerd History Week Aug. 9-12. Old favorites returning this year include tours of the Northern Pacific Center, Riverview, downtown and the cemetery. New this year is the community bike ride at 12:30 p.m. Saturday,...
July 31, 2018 - 8:11pm
July 26, 2018
Dozens heard Amelia Earhart's final, chilling pleas for help, researchers say
Amelia Earhart waded into the Pacific Ocean and climbed into her downed and disabled Lockheed Electra. She started the engine, turned on the...
July 26, 2018 - 8:44am