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Arch support: In chilly weather, workers update sign
Sour grapes no more, township winery can make wine
Pequot Lakes church to serve Thanksgiving meal
Gator crashes with vehicle, driver sent to hospital
Weather Drawing: Words to live by
Holistic management: Brown’s Ranch finds success in being different
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Another pipeline to start in ND and head to Texas?
Amazon borrows holiday tips from retailers it crushed
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
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Pequot Lakes Football: 'They are going to remember you'. Seniors honored at Patriots' banquet
Girls Swimming and Diving: Warrior diver has potential to place at state
Girls Hockey: Warriors come up short in season opener
Area Girls Hockey: Northern Lakes opens season with 3-2 loss
Defending Stanley Cup champs hand Wild first home loss
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McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
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War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
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Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Crow Wing Energized: Resiliency and hope - a vet reflects
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses
Happy Holidays? Hospice offers classes to get through grief during a happy time of year
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Walker Art Center in Minneapolis hires new director
Lakes Jam announces more acts: Collective Soul, Jackie Lee to name a few
Meet Rachel Hollis, the Texas mom shaking up this year's best-seller list
Stan Lee, creator of superheroes, dies at 95
Young Authors Conference is Nov. 13 in Staples
Her Voice Magazine
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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 6, 2018
Suspect leads police on chase in Nisswa and Baxter, exceeding 100 mph
NISSWA—A 19-year-old Willmar man is in custody following a police chase Friday, Nov. 2, that began in Nisswa and reached speeds of 100...
November 6, 2018 - 2:55pm
November 5, 2018
Major street projects near completion, prepare for winter intersession. Highway 210/Golf Course Drive intersection reopens
As winter weather threatens to arrive in earnest in the region, one major area construction project in Baxter is nearly complete and another...
November 5, 2018 - 9:00am
November 3, 2018
Shining light on 'In The Dark': Podcast creators share their investigative journalism work in lakes area
BAXTER—On Friday, Nov. 2, in Washington, D.C., the justices of the most powerful court in the nation discussed the appeal of a Mississippi...
November 3, 2018 - 10:00am
October 26, 2018
Weather delays opening of Golf Course Drive
BAXTER—Due to weather conditions, the construction crews were unable to finish Golf Course Drive at Highway 210. Construction crews plan to have the road reopened to through traffic about 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, weather dependent. In the new permanent intersection configuration...
October 26, 2018 - 5:47pm
Golf Course Drive to open Friday, Oct. 26
BAXTER—Golf Course Drive at Highway 210 is planned to be reopened to through traffic about 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26—weather dependent....
October 26, 2018 - 9:00am
October 25, 2018
Baxter Drive reopens
BAXTER—Road work on Baxter Drive is completed and the road was reopened to traffic Thursday, Oct. 25. Contact Chuck Rickart at 612-360-1283 or Chris Sonmor at 320-241-9439 with any questions.
October 25, 2018 - 3:57pm
October 17, 2018
New Pathways to host 'Feeling Thankful' breakfast
To learn more about New Pathways of Brainerd and its mission serving homeless families with children, attend a free Feeling Thankful breakfast 7:30-9 a.m. Nov. 16 at Arrowwood Lodge at Brainerd Lakes in Baxter. RSVP by Nov. 9 for this event at www.newpathwaysmn.com/brainerd-events....
October 17, 2018 - 10:30am
October 16, 2018
Embrace Women's Health Clinic to close
Embrace Women's Health Clinic in Baxter, owned and operated by Tri-County Health Care, will close Nov. 14. The decision was based on the performance...
October 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 13, 2018
Biz Buzz: The big C is coming, developer says
The development at the former Gander Mountain, now Gander Outdoors, site in Baxter is coming into focus.
October 13, 2018 - 5:00am
October 10, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board learns of special ed math initiative
Brainerd School Board members heard Monday, Oct. 8, about district efforts to improve math curricula for special education students.
October 10, 2018 - 7:00am
October 4, 2018
Minnesota GOP opens campaign office in Baxter
BAXTER—The Minnesota Republicans are setting up shop in Baxter for the coming election, making camp—so to speak—in a county...
October 4, 2018 - 3:41pm
October 3, 2018
Baxter City Council: City approves appraisal contract for Paul Bunyan trail reroute
BAXTER—The city of Baxter is moving forward on appraisals for a bevy of properties next to Highway 371, or where the Paul Bunyan State...
October 3, 2018 - 11:00am
September 30, 2018
Brainerd lakes area candidate forums start Monday
A slate of six Brainerd lakes area candidate forums kicks off Monday in Pequot Lakes. Sponsored by the Brainerd Dispatch; Pineandlakes Echo Journal;...
September 30, 2018 - 1:00pm