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Column: On the rotorwings of angels
Grocery grab for food shelves a success in Baxter
Authorities continue to investigate suspicious fire
2 Brainerd men accused of stealing to pay for tattoo
Minnesota heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths
Area Football: VanOverbeke back on the job at Staples-Motley
Final sports boosters luncheon Thursday, May 25
Boys Tennis: Aitkin duo finishes 3rd
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Athlete of the Week
Guest Opinion: Setting the record straight
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Reader Opinion: Mission possible
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Reader Opinion: Fix the potholes
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Mille Lacs Lake bass population TBD
Outdoor Notes - May 21
Conservation Officer Report: Officer's request - Don't pick up fawns
What's Up Outdoors: Successful opener on Mille Lacs
Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area: More jumps, safer riding part of expansion coming to trails
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
This Was Brainerd - May 25
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
This Was Brainerd - May 24
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This Was Brainerd
Visual Arts - May 25
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Her Voice Magazine
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May 24, 2017
Fans gather to celebrate Dylan’s 75th birthday at his childhood home in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn. — If you ask Bill Pagel, he will say there is no chance that Bob Dylan would stop by his childhood home in Duluth's Central...
9 hours 50 min ago
May 18, 2017
Chris Cornell's singular voice soared above the gloom of grunge
When you hear a siren wail, it's a warning. Something big is brewing. Chris Cornell was lucky enough to be born with a siren in his throat, and...
May 18, 2017 - 1:48pm
Chris Cornell's death ruled a suicide by medical examiner
Chris Cornell, a key figure in the grunge rock movement as the banshee-voiced singer in the seminal Seattle band Soundgarden, died in a hotel...
May 18, 2017 - 1:36pm
May 16, 2017
Loretta Lynn moved to rehab center following stroke
Country music star Loretta Lynn has been moved from a hospital to a rehabilitation center as she recovers from a stroke, the singer-songwriter's...
May 16, 2017 - 10:30am
April 20, 2017
Judge blocks release of new Prince music
NEW YORK - A U.S. judge has blocked a planned release of new Prince music on the first anniversary of his death this week. The Minnesota district...
April 20, 2017 - 10:28am
April 19, 2017
Prince estate seeks to stop release of new music
Plans to release new music by Prince on Friday's one-year anniversary of the singer's death have been hit with a lawsuit claiming the works were...
April 19, 2017 - 12:15pm
April 11, 2017
J. Geils of the 'J. Geils Band' dies at 71
LOS ANGELES - John Warren Geils, Jr., known professionally as J. Geils and lead guitarist and founder of The J. Geils Band, has died in his home...
April 11, 2017 - 7:56pm
April 7, 2017
Snoop Dogg on a mission in Augusta to make golf cool
AUGUSTA, Ga.—Rapper Snoop Dogg this week said that while the Masters may be the most prestigious tournament in golf, it suffers from a...
April 7, 2017 - 1:20pm
March 23, 2017
Dylan talks Minnesota, Duluth in new interview
DULUTH, Minn.—Legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan opened up about his Northland roots — a little — in a wide-ranging, lengthy...
March 23, 2017 - 4:11pm
Bob Dylan says 'not yearning' for good old days
NEW YORK - Bob Dylan's new album "Triplicate" explores American standards from the 1930s, 40s, and 50s, but the veteran singer-songwriter says...
March 23, 2017 - 1:46pm
March 19, 2017
Rock 'n' roll pioneer Chuck Berry dead at 90
Chuck Berry, who duck-walked his way into the pantheon of rock 'n' roll pioneers as one of its most influential guitarists and lyricists, creating...
March 19, 2017 - 10:02am
March 8, 2017
Ed Sheeran's 'Divide' tops 1 billion YouTube views
LOS ANGELES -- British pop star Ed Sheeran has racked up more than 1 billion views on YouTube for songs and videos from "Divide," just days after...
March 8, 2017 - 12:29pm
March 7, 2017
Singer George Michael died from natural causes, coroner says
LONDON -- Singer George Michael died of natural causes, a British coroner said on Tuesday, March 7, concluding an lengthy investigation into...
March 7, 2017 - 7:43am
March 5, 2017
Tommy Page, 'I'll Be Your Everything' Singer & Music Executive, Dies at 46
LOS ANGELES - Tommy Page, the pop star-turned-music executive known for the song "I'll Be Your Everything," has died. He was 46. Page was found dead on Friday, according to Billboard, which reports that although the cause of death was unclear, several friends believe it was an apparent...
March 5, 2017 - 11:05am
February 8, 2017
Prince, George Michael to get Grammy tributes
LOS ANGELES—Prince and George Michael will be honored at the Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 12, with separate tributes, but organizers did...
February 8, 2017 - 1:15pm