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Brainerd High School
September 21, 2018
Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame dinner is Oct. 4
Seats are now available for the Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame dinner. The three Brainerd High School 2018 inductees are Steve Lepinski (class of 1966), Scott Lykins (class of 2004) and Mary Tornstrom (Extraordinary Service to the Brainerd Public Schools Award). This public...
September 21, 2018 - 5:30am
September 14, 2018
Drive 4 UR School event planned
There will be a Drive 4 UR School fundraiser for five Brainerd High School groups—Spanish Club, Warrior Cheer Team, Warrior Girls Lacrosse Team, Warrior Boys Lacrosse Team and the Warrior Wrestling Team—from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at Mills Ford Lincoln in...
September 14, 2018 - 7:30am
September 13, 2018
High Diving: Brainerd grad competes in first Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series event
Brainerd High School graduate Katy Etterman competed in her first Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2018 event in Mostar, a city in Bosnia and...
September 13, 2018 - 11:00am
September 12, 2018
Brainerd student advances as National Merit Scholarship semifinalist
Madeleine Schuld, a senior at Brainerd High School, is among about 16,000 semifinalists for the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Students chosen have the opportunity to compete for 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $31 million next spring.
September 12, 2018 - 11:30am
September 8, 2018
1958 reunion inspires Connie Bachman
Tiny hand-painted windows on buildings barely 2 inches tall depicting Brainerd were painstakingly placed to reflect the city's history in cloth....
September 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 6, 2018
Plans unveiled for Brainerd school updates
Excitement is in the air in the Brainerd School District, and it's not just because of the new school year. Staff unveiled plans for four of...
September 6, 2018 - 5:00am
August 31, 2018
Brainerd school employees honored with Above and Beyond Awards
Brainerd Public Schools presented 2018 Above and Beyond Awards to three employees Monday, Aug. 27: Connie Christensen, Nicole Harmer and Sandy...
August 31, 2018 - 7:00am
District seeks feedback on designs for updated ISD 181 schools
The schematic designs for Brainerd High School North Campus, Harrison Elementary School, Nisswa Elementary School and the new elementary school...
August 31, 2018 - 6:00am
August 28, 2018
Brainerd School Board: Members OK 1-to-1 technology plan
It's officially a green light. Brainerd School Board members voted to approve the 1-to-1 2019-23 technology plan—a concerted effort to...
August 28, 2018 - 9:00am
August 23, 2018
Are you ready for some football? Warriors prepare parents for season
Brainerd Warriors head football coach Ron Stolski said he thought it would be nice to bring parents of football players to practice and talk...
August 23, 2018 - 4:00pm
August 22, 2018
Brainerd High School teacher honored as educator of the year
Brainerd High School teacher Landon Brainerd was honored as High School Educator of the Year from Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest. This...
August 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 17, 2018
Brainerd School Board: High school to hire part-time music funds manager
The Brainerd School Board gave its approval for the high school to post for a new position—a part-time music funds manager. High school...
August 17, 2018 - 8:00am
Brainerd School Board: District approves pay raises for security officers
Brainerd High School's security officers will see a 2 percent increase in their hourly pay—from $19.63 to $20.02—for the 2018-19...
August 17, 2018 - 7:00am
August 15, 2018
Former Crow Wing County commissioner dies: Dewey Tautges remembered fondly by peers
Former Crow Wing County Commissioner Dewey Tautges never forgot where he came from, and the farmer approached elected office with a down-to-earth...
August 15, 2018 - 7:00am
August 3, 2018
Football: Equipment handout for Warrior football set
The Brainerd Warriors football equipment handout for players entering grades 10-12 is scheduled for Friday, Aug.10 at the equipment room in the Brainerd High School. To receive equipment players must register for football in the high school activities office or online at www.isd181.org....
August 3, 2018 - 10:15pm