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 Seth Sazama, with Sazama Family Chiropractic and Wellness in Baxter, piles cereal boxes into a grocery cart Tuesday during the second annual Neighborhood National Bank Grocery Grab at Cub Foods in Baxter. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
'Grocery Grab' nabs donations for food shelves
17 hours 59 min ago
March 11, 2018
Aaron Sinclair, assistant superintendent for the Brainerd School District, speaks Thursday to a group interested in the upcoming school referendum. The informational presentation by district officials was hosted in the current Baxter Elementary School gymnasium. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd School District: Baxter Elementary takes focus in public forum
March 11, 2018 - 8:00am
March 10, 2018
Memory Cafe offers support, educational resources for caregivers and loved ones with dementia
March 10, 2018 - 10:30am
March 9, 2018
Baxter Cub Scouts to raise funds
March 9, 2018 - 11:00am
March 8, 2018
On the south side of Highway 210, Cypress Drive now ends in a dead end. Trees and small hills separate it from the highway and the BNSF Railway corridor. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
MnDOT awards $25 million for Local Road Improvement Program projects
March 8, 2018 - 6:00am
Brainerd’s petition to annex the Brainerd Public Utilities’ site from Baxter into Brainerd’s boundaries was denied by an administrative law judge. The BPU facility wastewater facility has operated at the site since about 1981. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Denied: Administrative law judge rules on Brainerd/Baxter annexation dispute
March 8, 2018 - 4:00am
March 6, 2018
A 43-year-old Baxter woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 6:48 a.m. Friday on Highway 371 and Glory Road in Baxter.
2-vehicle crash injures 1 driver
March 6, 2018 - 6:00am
February 28, 2018
Brainerd Lakes Area Economic Development Corp. Executive Director Sheila Haverkamp gives the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners an overview of "opportunity zones" at Tuesday's meeting that are created by a new provision in the federal tax bill. These new zones use tax incentives to attract long-term investment in low-income or high-poverty areas. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: County identifies 'opportunity zones'
February 28, 2018 - 8:00am
February 26, 2018
UCare to host meetings on Medicare
February 26, 2018 - 2:30pm
Vikings Pro Bowl tight end Kyle Rudolph surprises Lili Charlier, a high school senior and left tackle for the Brainerd Warriors football team, Saturday during Dick’s Sporting Goods grand opening weekend. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video
Pro tight end surprises high school player at Dick's Sporting Goods grand opening
February 26, 2018 - 10:27am
Construction of the 2018 Excelsior Road and Edgewood Drive Improvement Project will begin on Monday, Feb. 26. The initial construction phase will include only off-road operations.
Excelsior, Edgewood construction project begins Monday in Baxter
February 26, 2018 - 6:00am
February 21, 2018
Students attend a Baxter City Council session Tuesday. The council also met in a closed session to talk about selling city land for a potential new Baxter Elementary School. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council is willing to part with land for school building
February 21, 2018 - 1:00pm
February 15, 2018
North Memorial Ambulance personnel roll out an empty gurney to a waiting ambulance Wednesday at Bill's Gun Shop and Range in Baxter. A man was declared deceased at the scene from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, using a rental gun inside the store. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Video play button
Man uses handgun owned by business in shooting death: Death appears to be self-inflicted
February 15, 2018 - 4:48pm
February 14, 2018
Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted removes equipment from his squad car Wednesday while conducting an investigation at Bill’s Gun Shop and Shooting Range in Baxter. Emergency personnel responded to a report of a shooting inside the store and later determined an adult male died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, which is not believed to be accidental. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video play button
Man dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound in Baxter shooting range
February 14, 2018 - 8:57pm
A rare, little, feathered visitor appeared unexpectedly in Baxter Tuesday morning. This is only the fourth boreal owl recorded in 80 years in Crow Wing County, according to the Minnesota Ornithologists' Union. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Rare owl sighting: Tiny boreal owl visits Baxter
February 14, 2018 - 1:00pm