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Manhattan Beach: Residents identify priorities for city
Fergus Falls woman abducted at gunpoint safe; high-risk sex offender in custody: Suspect has history of abducting, raping women
'This is not the only tape': Michael Avenatti says there are more secret recordings of Trump
He escapes the Trader Joe's shooting, then stays to help others survive
Teachers and students work to connect agriculture and science
NDSU tests new 'spray drone': ‘Smart farm’ concept addresses small weed patches
Waters recede in southwest Minnesota, but damage lingers
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
Grimsley, Gibson, Springer and Heittola Promoted at CTC
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Football: Serpents finish first MPFL season 1-9
Legion Baseball: Brainerd splits with Duluth to end regular season
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher, Virkus running hot at North Central Speedway
Amateur Baseball: Kalis powers Fort Ripley past Miners in VL playoffs
Curious Twins give 'bullpenning' a whirl in their minor league system
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Swift: It's a dog's life for Kita, my needy pooch
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Bowfest, a 3D archery event near Duluth, aims to be a big draw
Lake trout nirvana found on northern Saskatchewan fishing trip
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: The Dreaded Kamatsi Squirrel
Seeking open country upon re-entry
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Area Dining: Ironton's Rib joint back in fashion
Food show highlights trendy foods you'll soon be seeing everywhere
5 food-safety slips that can ruin summer cookouts
Five myths about pizza
In Minnesota's woods, researchers take aim at ticks
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Where do doves released at weddings go? They can live happily ever after.
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' director James Gunn fired by Disney over old, offensive tweets
School of Rock
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BHS to present '12 Angry Jurors'
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June 18, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Infrastructure, facilities needs come to fore
A number of infrastructure and city facilities projects loom in the future—attached with price tags the Brainerd City Council will have...
June 18, 2018 - 11:12pm
June 7, 2018
Brainerd council candidate runs on fresh ideas, youth
Every Brainerd city office up for election this year is uncontested—except for the alderman at-large seat occupied by incumbent Sue Hilgart....
June 7, 2018 - 1:00pm
June 6, 2018
Hilgart, Mathison vie for at-large seat in otherwise dormant city elections
It looks to be a quiet election season for the city of Brainerd—just one contested seat; otherwise it's the same faces in the same places....
June 6, 2018 - 11:00am
May 10, 2018
Brainerd City Council: City imposes 30-day liquor license hold
On-sale liquor license applications are on hold for 30 days, per a moratorium passed by the Brainerd City Council with a vote of 5-2. "We feel...
May 10, 2018 - 10:59am
Brainerd City Council: Hilgart to run for re-election
Council member Sue Hilgart announced she is running for re-election for an at-large seat on the Brainerd City Council. First elected in November...
May 10, 2018 - 10:00am
April 4, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Green light for 2-phase St. Francis expansion
The Brainerd City Council approved a two-phase conditional use permit for St. Francis Catholic Church, to expand the church building and create...
April 4, 2018 - 9:00am
March 20, 2018
Brainerd City Council: City to pursue public transit app
The city of Brainerd is making a push to bring its public transit system into the 21st century after the Brainerd City Council voted unanimously...
March 20, 2018 - 10:00am
March 1, 2018
Rosenmeier Forum: Panelists tackle issues of lakes area unemployment
The issue of unemployment took center stage at Central Lakes College for the Gordon Rosenmeier Forum Wednesday evening—though, panelists...
March 1, 2018 - 6:00am
January 30, 2018
Rosenmeier Center to host forum on unemployment
The Gordon Rosenmeier Center for State and Local Government will present the forum, "Who Is Unemployed And Why?" from 7-9 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College. Panelists will be Sue Hilgart, program manager, Rural Minnesota Concentrated Employment Program;...
January 30, 2018 - 11:30am
January 21, 2018
Brainerd City Council: City contends with multiuse trail problem
Brainerd's multiuse trails and their maintenance—which has been an ongoing issue for the city—emerged again as a point of discussion...
January 21, 2018 - 5:14pm
January 18, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Amends school off-street parking ordinance
The Brainerd City Council approved a motion to amend its school off-street parking ordinance. The ordinance in question required institutions...
January 18, 2018 - 4:00am
January 3, 2018
Brainerd City Council: City to apply for Three Bridges Trail state funding
The Brainerd City Council voted to authorize the necessary steps to apply for a grant for its Three Bridges Trail project, though not without...
January 3, 2018 - 1:00pm
November 21, 2017
Brainerd City Council: City hires ND state official for administrator
Brainerd's next city administrator will be a woman who most recently worked as the senior scientific policy adviser for North Dakota Gov. Doug...
November 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
Brainerd City Council: Council selects 5 finalists for city administrator
The Brainerd City Council will invite five candidates to interview for a chance to become the city's next administrator. Council members met in special session Tuesday, together narrowing the field of applicants by half as each listed the three candidates topping their lists. Three...
October 21, 2017 - 12:33am
October 18, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Council OKs facility study
It was unorthodox, but the Brainerd City Council Monday night accepted a proposal for a comprehensive facilities study for all city facilities....
October 18, 2017 - 10:00am