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Nisswa forum set Oct. 25 at community center
Walmart extends free two-day shipping offer to third-party items
Brainerd Fire Department responds to multiple calls, including cat rescue
Pequot Lakes School Board forum is Oct. 25
Award-winning investigative news team to appear at Arrowwood
Starbucks opens first US sign language store - with murals, tech pads and fingerspelling
USDA receives 136 proposals to move U.S. Department of Ag divisions
New trade agreement OK for dry beans, barley, officials say
Centennial oddball: 1918 tractor modeled horse-drawn implements
Commentary: Hear farmers complaining? Consider it therapy
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Girls Tennis: Brainerd's Anderson repeats as section assistant coach of year
Junior Hockey: North Iowa sweeps North Stars
Danecdotes: Wangberg continues to pursue passion for volleyball
Minneapolis city attorney's decision on Gophers' Brooks expected by end of week
Saints coach says team not looking for revenge for 'Minnesota Miracle'
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Reader Opinion: Radinovich is the best
Reader Opinion: Vote for sanity
Reader Opinion: What am I missing?
Reader Opinion: Vote for Goddard
Reader Opinion: Goddard the most qualified
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Ogg sets first catch-and-release record for northern pike
Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
What's Up Outdoors: Mountains, and an elk hunt, are calling my name
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Illinois teen on the cusp of losing his sight is on a mission to see the country
Crow Wing Energized: Why Matter of Balance is important to me
Crow Wing Energized: Resilience is a key step for health
Let's not talk about sex, baby: Fargo locals who identify as asexual open up about the 'invisible orientation'
Give blood to help cancer patients
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
How country music has - and hasn't - addressed the #MeToo movement in a difficult year
Commentary: Knocking on death's door: Horror movies for homebodies
Coming Sunday: A scary good read
Film crew brings cash to Backus area
Special Events - Oct. 18
Her Voice Magazine
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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Henry & Leona Stockert
Connie R. Koering
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August 10, 2018
Reader Opinion: Observations of candidates for the primary
I will share my observations of candidates running from both political parties for Tuesday's primary election. For attorney general, I have known DFLer Tom Foley for 40 years. In 1989, Foley was the only elected official who testified in support of my stiffer-penalties bill for violent...
August 10, 2018 - 1:30am
August 9, 2018
CLC instructor meets Paul Ryan
Steve Wenzel, political science instructor at Central Lakes College, recently attended an event in Minneapolis where he met U.S. House Speaker...
August 9, 2018 - 1:00pm
April 20, 2018
CLC's Rosenmeier Forum showcases life of renowned Iron Range judge
Attorney and author Roberta Walburn will discuss her new book, "Miles Lord: The Maverick Judge Who Brought Corporate America to Justice" at the...
April 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 9, 2018
Nolan's singular career draws to close: 8th District rep will not run again
As the last of the "Watergate Babies" exits the U.S. House of Representatives and bids farewell to Capitol Hill, he can look back at a historically...
February 9, 2018 - 10:35pm
CLC instructor watches D.C. hearings
Central Lakes College political science instructor Steve Wenzel recently spent time attending and observing hearings in Washington. D.C. Wenzel...
August 9, 2017 - 10:00am
April 13, 2017
Guest Opinion: Innovation fuels farmers forward in Minnesota
Across the nation, innovation is driving progress and everyday entrepreneurs are building the next generation of services we didn't even know...
April 13, 2017 - 7:30am
April 12, 2017
CLC students, instructor, attend building dedication
Two Central Lakes College students and an instructor attended the dedication of Wefald Hall at Kansas State University on April 1. Students Trevor Lyon and Brendon Loch were joined by instructor Steve Wenzel from the political science department. Wefald Hall, an all-purpose $83 million...
April 12, 2017 - 5:05am
January 20, 2017
Local politicos attend Trump inauguration
Several notable Brainerd area residents got to see Pres. Donald Trump take the oath of office, courtesy of U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's office.
January 20, 2017 - 6:15pm
October 13, 2016
CLC announces next Rosenmeier Forum
The next Rosenmeier Forum, titled "Political Leadership: The way it ought to be," will be 7-9 p.m. Oct. 26 in the Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College Brainerd campus. Speakers Roger Moe, former Majority Leader of the Minnesota Senate, and Steve Sviggum, former Speaker of the Minnesota...
October 13, 2016 - 8:29pm
September 20, 2016
Voters to decide how Minnesota lawmaker pay is set
Lost in the cavernous black hole of 2016 presidential politics is an amendment that would change the way state lawmakers are paid—if voters...
September 20, 2016 - 9:45pm
May 24, 2016
CLC instructor meets Kenyan ambassador
Steve Wenzel, political science instructor at Central Lakes College, was a guest at a recent Books for Africa event, where he spoke with Kenya's...
May 24, 2016 - 10:14pm
May 4, 2016
CLC instructor honored by students
Central Lakes College political science instructor Steve Wenzel was recently named Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year after receiving 21...
May 4, 2016 - 6:52pm
April 27, 2016
CLC instructor meets second Bush
Central Lakes College political science instructor Steve Wenzel met and talked with former President George W. Bush at a recent event at the...
April 27, 2016 - 8:33pm
March 31, 2016
CLC announces next forum speakers
The next Central Lakes College Rosenmeier Forum is 7 p.m., April 18, in the Chalberg Theatre at CLC's Brainerd campus. The forum, "The Future...
March 31, 2016 - 8:30pm
March 27, 2016
Reader Opinion: Lundblad for District 9A
In the race for state representative for Cass, Todd and Wadena counties, I was pleased to see Larry Lundblad is a candidate. I know him to be a person of outstanding character and integrity. He'll be an excellent legislator for District 9A. Lundblad brings to his candidacy the personal...
March 27, 2016 - 11:13pm