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Brainerd Public Schools

Big plans for Warrior Day of Service
12 hours 11 min ago
March 22, 2017
This file photo shows the Brainerd Hotel and Conference Center before it closed in the fall of 2013.
Brainerd City Council: Building up boys to men
March 22, 2017 - 9:15am
March 9, 2017
A pair of Minnesota Department of Transportation plow trucks keep the roadway clear of ice and snow Wednesday on Highway 371 near Hole-in-the-Day Bay in Nisswa. A portion of the highway was closed by MnDOT early Wednesday morning because of dangerous conditions near Gull Lake. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch
Weather: Whipping winter winds create whiteouts
March 9, 2017 - 8:37am
March 7, 2017
The Brainerd City Council commences the March 6 meeting Monday night at Brainerd City Hall. 
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Brainerd City Council: Looking ahead to 2018 bonding bill
March 7, 2017 - 9:02am
March 4, 2017
Brainerd High School student Kathryn Sundquist decorates green cupcakes with icing at her home in Brainerd this week. Sundquist, 16, was recently recognized by the Arthritis Foundation as a 2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis National Young Adult Honoree. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Honored and hard-working
March 4, 2017 - 12:14am
February 15, 2017
The resolution, approved Monday night, notes the district's financial condition prompts the school board to reduce expenditures, which may include canceling positions or reducing or canceling programs. Illustration
School Board 181: District to consider staff, program cuts
February 15, 2017 - 10:19pm
February 13, 2017
Heidi Hahn (left) and Nancy Anderson address the Brainerd School Board Monday night about special education funding shortfalls. Hahn is the district's director of special education and Anderson is the principal at Lincoln Education Center. 
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School Board: Picking a partner - District moves forward with facilities plan
February 13, 2017 - 10:38pm
February 12, 2017
The agenda for Monday night's meeting indicates the board will approve a resolution to execute a contract with Foster, Jacobs & Johnson Inc., for facilities program management services. The estimated costs of the services outlined in the FJJ proposal is $125,000. Illustration
Brainerd School Board: Board to hire consulting firm
February 12, 2017 - 10:21pm
February 9, 2017
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Brainerd teacher wins award
February 9, 2017 - 10:56pm
February 7, 2017
Nominations for teacher of the year to open
February 7, 2017 - 10:51pm
January 27, 2017
School Board: Changes coming to committee meetings
January 27, 2017 - 7:13pm
January 26, 2017
3 locals named Teacher of the Year candidates
January 26, 2017 - 10:19pm
January 23, 2017
Julie Domino, director of early childhood special education, talks to the Brainerd School Board Monday about the need for an additional early childhood special education teacher to meet growing student needs. 
Spenser Bickett/Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd School Board: A better look at the budget
January 23, 2017 - 10:30pm
January 18, 2017
Brainerd eighth-grader Meryl Tigenoah ponders the spelling of a word Wednesday at the Brainerd Public Schools sixth through eighth grade oral spelling bee at Forestview Middle School. Thirteen-year-old Meryl spelled every word correctly for the championship in the 20 round bee and moves on to the regional bee in March. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Video and Galleryplay button
Brainerd eighth-grader is C-H-A-M-P-I-O-N; Meryl Tigenoah wins district bee
January 18, 2017 - 5:49pm
Thirteen-year-old Meryl Tigenoah of Baxter smiles Wednesday after winning the championship in the Brainerd Public Schools sixth through eighth grade oral spelling bee at Forestview Middle School in Baxter.
Brainerd Dispatch/Jennifer Stockinger
Brainerd eighth-grader claims spelling bee win
January 18, 2017 - 11:23am