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Former Worthington dentist’s license reinstated; charges dismissed
Aitkin County attorney charges Brooklyn Park man with number of property crimes
Bud capping pines in the Yellow Ribbon Forest
Aitkin man pleads guilty for drug sales: Sentenced to 75 months
Man spews racial slurs, rubs genitals on windows of Minn. Burger King
Less dangerous avian influenza strain confirmed in Minnesota turkey flock
Starbucks opens first US sign language store - with murals, tech pads and fingerspelling
USDA receives 136 proposals to move U.S. Department of Ag divisions
New trade agreement OK for dry beans, barley, officials say
Centennial oddball: 1918 tractor modeled horse-drawn implements
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How bad was Gophers defense against Nebraska? Historically bad
Area Girls Swimming and Diving: Schneider paces Cardinals in final regular-season meet
High School Volleyball: Warriors hope to continue record-breaking year in postseason
Girls Tennis: Brainerd's Anderson repeats as section assistant coach of year
Junior Hockey: North Iowa sweeps North Stars
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Ogg sets first catch-and-release record for northern pike
Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
What's Up Outdoors: Mountains, and an elk hunt, are calling my name
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Illinois teen on the cusp of losing his sight is on a mission to see the country
Crow Wing Energized: Why Matter of Balance is important to me
Crow Wing Energized: Resilience is a key step for health
Let's not talk about sex, baby: Fargo locals who identify as asexual open up about the 'invisible orientation'
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This Was Brainerd
How country music has - and hasn't - addressed the #MeToo movement in a difficult year
Commentary: Knocking on death's door: Horror movies for homebodies
Coming Sunday: A scary good read
Film crew brings cash to Backus area
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October 16, 2018
Voter's Guide: City of Brainerd
Brainerd City Council Member at Large Sue Hilgart Age: 58. Occupation: Program manager, East Region Rural Minnesota Concentrated Employment Program....
October 16, 2018 - 6:30pm
October 13, 2018
Baxter City Council: Candidates talk taxes, economic development, recreation
Five candidates vying for two seats on the Baxter City Council fielded questions on population growth, economic development, taxes, recreation...
October 13, 2018 - 10:00am
October 2, 2018
Brainerd: City to remove signs in violation of ordinance
Brainerd city staff will sweep streets to get rid of campaign signs or any other signs in violation of city ordinance. The ordinance does not...
October 2, 2018 - 11:00am
September 19, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Members struggle to define bars vs. restaurants
Discussion on Brainerd's liquor ordinance continued Monday, Sept. 17, when city staff presented council members with a draft of previously agreed-upon...
September 19, 2018 - 10:00am
September 18, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Council sets prelim. 2019 levy at 6%
To create some wiggle room in the budget, Brainerd City Council members set the city's preliminary 2019 levy at a 6 percent increase from 2018....
September 18, 2018 - 11:00am
September 6, 2018
Brainerd council discusses assessments for Buffalo Hills Lane project
Brainerd residents with land involved in the upcoming Buffalo Hills Lane reconstruction project will be assessed based on number of lots. After...
September 6, 2018 - 7:00am
August 7, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Mini pig request denied
It's a negative on the pigs. Brainerd City Council members voted 4-2 Monday, Aug. 6, to deny a proposed ordinance allowing mini pigs within city...
August 7, 2018 - 10:00am
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