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November 11, 2018
New year, new blood on Crow Wing County Board
If Steve Barrows had lost his race for Crow Wing County commissioner, he said he would not run again for public office. But the Baxter City Council...
November 11, 2018 - 5:00am
November 9, 2018
Nisswa voters overwhelmingly in Brekken's camp, ousting incumbent. Brekken loses to Thiede in most precincts, but wins election.
The numbers don't lie, but they can be confusing. Bill Brekken will, however, take the win against Paul Thiede in the Tuesday, Nov. 6, general...
November 9, 2018 - 4:29pm
November 8, 2018
Goddard vs. Pickar: How Crow Wing County voters split
Capt. Scott Goddard of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office outlasted his opponent Pat Pickar, a Crow Wing County sheriff's deputy, in Tuesday's...
November 8, 2018 - 7:00am
November 7, 2018
Lyscio and Tabatt win Baxter council seats
Five people fought for two Baxter City Council seats and the winners are Connie Lyscio and Zach Tabatt, who garnered the most votes in Tuesday's,...
November 7, 2018 - 10:47am
'It's beyond incredible' Scott Goddard wins Crow Wing County sheriff race
Scott Goddard will be the next Crow Wing County Sheriff. Goddard outlasted Pat Pickar in Tuesday's Nov. 6 general election by more than 2,500...
November 7, 2018 - 3:00am
November 4, 2018
Newspaper delivery may be late Wednesday
In order to get as many of the Tuesday, Nov. 6, election results as possible into the print edition of Wednesday's Brainerd Dispatch, our press...
November 4, 2018 - 1:30pm
Election Day: Cast your votes Tuesday
The general election is Tuesday, Nov. 6, where residents who haven't already voted early will find most of their polling locations open from...
November 4, 2018 - 6:00am
October 10, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Thiede defends record after opponent's letter to the editor
Crow Wing County Commissioner Paul Thiede started the Tuesday, Oct. 9, county board meeting by taking aim at Bill Brekken, Thiede's opponent...
October 10, 2018 - 5:00am
October 5, 2018
Secretary of state updates absentee ballot statistics
As of Thursday, Oct. 4, more than 155,000 absentee ballots were requested since the voting for the 2018 statewide general election began on Sept. 21. Minnesota voters since 2014 have had the option of vote from home, or "no-excuse absentee" voting. All county election offices throughout...
October 5, 2018 - 3:30pm
October 3, 2018
Crow Wing County: Commissioner candidates court undecided voters
For Crow Wing County residents with questions as to whom to vote for in November's general election, this was the place to be. The Crow Wing...
October 3, 2018 - 5:00am
September 29, 2018
Crow Wing County offers early voting for general election
Early voting in Crow Wing County is available for the Nov. 6 general election. Residents can vote early by absentee ballot in person at the Elections...
September 29, 2018 - 10:30am
September 21, 2018
Crow Wing County offers early voting for November general election
Early voting is available for the Nov. 6 general election beginning Friday, Sept. 21. Residents can vote early by absentee ballot in person at...
September 21, 2018 - 2:00pm
September 19, 2018
Reader Opinion: Elections in America
Another election, time to review what elections are about and what significance this election has for our national direction and our heritage as a democracy. We should remember that having an election does not define it as democratic. It all depends on the choices we are given. In...
September 19, 2018 - 8:30am
September 18, 2018
Coming Friday: 2018 Voter's Guide
Coinciding with the start of early voting Friday, the Brainerd Dispatch presents its 2018 Voter's Guide, a comprehensive look at area township,...
September 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
September 15, 2018
Our Opinion: Reminders as the general election approaches
With the primary election now in the rearview mirror, the 2018 campaign season is starting down the homestretch toward the Nov. 6 general election....
September 15, 2018 - 7:30am