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Baxter City Council

April 13, 2018
Reader Opinion: Supports Nystrom
April 13, 2018 - 9:30am
April 5, 2018
The Baxter City Council meets in regular session Tuesday, April 3, with an audience interested in upcoming street projects. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Split vote moves construction project forward
April 5, 2018 - 4:00am
April 4, 2018
Quinn Nystrom
Baxter City Council: Nystrom won't seek re-election
April 4, 2018 - 2:17pm
March 31, 2018
The Sears store just off Highway 371 in Baxter is closed as the business moves to East Brainerd for an expected Saturday, March 31, opening next to Brainerd Glass and Anytime Fitness. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Biz Buzz: A mixed bag for business changes as March ends
March 31, 2018 - 8:00am
March 21, 2018
Citing changing times and changing technology, Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted said Tuesday he was throwing a curveball at the city council. After two years of working to implement body cameras for the police department, Exsted told the council his priority shifted to seeking cameras for the squad cars instead.
Baxter City Council: Body cameras take backseat to squad cars
March 21, 2018 - 11:00am
March 12, 2018
Plans are to link Cypress Drive, connecting the two segments of the street with a new intersection across Highway 210. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch.
Baxter City Council looks to repurpose homes - Partnership focuses on affordable housing
March 12, 2018 - 6:00am
March 8, 2018
The Baxter City Council meets in a closed session Tuesday regarding the Cypress Drive extension and talks with BNSF Railway. In the end, the council requested an additional appraisal. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: City continues talks on Cypress Drive plan
March 8, 2018 - 11:00am
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 10, 2018
Thrifty White Drug Store is looking at the potential to build a pharmacy with private consulting rooms and drive-thru just off Kingwood and North Second streets across from Hardee's. Matt Erickson / Brainerd Dispatch
Biz Buzz: Thrifty White looks at pharmacy move to north Brainerd
February 10, 2018 - 4:00am
February 8, 2018
Scott Hedlund, consulting engineer with Short Elliott Hendrickson, presents on the Greenwood Road project Wednesday while Baxter City Council members and an audience listens. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Considers options for Greenwood Road flooding
February 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 7, 2018
Minnesotans headed to their county caucuses throughout the state Tuesday to begin the political process for elections this November. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
DFL precinct caucus results in straw poll winner in gubernatorial race
February 7, 2018 - 4:00am
January 18, 2018
Grass and snow cover the ground south of Highway 210, but that is expected to change as construction work links both sides of Cypress Drive across the highway in Baxter. The project is proposed over 2018-2019. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Connecting Cypress Drive
January 18, 2018 - 6:00am
January 6, 2018
Steve Barrows
Turning to politics later in life
January 6, 2018 - 9:00am
January 3, 2018
Kate LePage of Lutheran Social Service and Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted present Tuesday to the Baxter City Council on local efforts against sex trafficking. Zach Kayser / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Month's events to raise trafficking awareness
January 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 27, 2017
Jim Klein, a long-time Baxter city council member and city advocate.
Former Baxter council member dies after bout with cancer
December 27, 2017 - 6:00am