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Tom Haglin

April 18, 2017
The Brainerd School Board, along with Superintendent Laine Larson (left) listen to Steve Lund, the district's director of business services Monday about funding options for the district's comprehensive long-range facilities plan.
Jennifer Stockinger/Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd School Board: Risk too high, board turns down contract
April 18, 2017 - 6:00am
April 14, 2017
Local manufacturing employers Roger Roy (left), Betty Street, Tim Walker and Brandon Andersen participate in group discussion Thursday at an event focused on workforce development. The event, offered by Enterprise Minnesota at the Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce, focused on attracting and retaining employees. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Manufacturers brainstorm on workforce development
April 14, 2017 - 5:30am
February 18, 2017
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Celebrate School Board Recognition Week with us
February 18, 2017 - 8:05pm
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. 
Spenser Bickett/Brainerd Dispatch
School Board: Picking a partner - District moves forward with facilities plan
February 13, 2017 - 10:38pm
January 27, 2017
School Board: Changes coming to committee meetings
January 27, 2017 - 7:13pm
January 11, 2017
Members of the Brainerd School Board take the Minnesota School Board Association oath of office during a reorganizational meeting Monday night. 
Spenser Bickett/Brainerd Dispatch
School Board: Board elects new leadership
January 11, 2017 - 6:31pm
January 10, 2017
Molly Raske (left), Nisswa Elementary School principal, and Cori Reynolds, director of community education for Brainerd Public Schools, address the Brainerd School Board Monday night about space issues at Nisswa. 
Spenser Bickett/Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd School Board: Solutions presented for space issues at Nisswa Elementary
January 10, 2017 - 11:37am
Members of the Brainerd School Board take the Minnesota School Board Association oath of office during a reorganizational meeting Monday night. Spenser Bickett/Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd School Board: Board elects new leadership
January 10, 2017 - 11:00am
December 4, 2016
Jade Photech and LINDAR announce joint venture with new extrusion line
December 4, 2016 - 8:56pm
November 23, 2016
Jesse and Jessica Bleichner talk about their plans for opening the Local Artisan Brewery in Brainerd in this file photo. Plans recently stalled after Brainerd Public Schools issued its opposition to the brewery's location in the Franklin Arts Center. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch
Nanobrewery is a no-go: School district opposes brewery location
November 23, 2016 - 10:36pm
October 11, 2016
Brainerd High School principal Andrea Rusk updates the Brainerd School Board Monday night on how the high school's transition to a seven-period school day is going. 
Spenser Bickett/Brainerd Dispatch
Early reviews positive for new BHS schedule
October 11, 2016 - 7:25pm
An overhead view of the block of property across South Fifth Street from Brainerd High School. The three buildings on school district-owned property are outlined in blue.
Brainerd School Board: Hawking homes
October 11, 2016 - 2:25pm
September 30, 2016
Area manufacturers gather to celebrate manufacturing
September 30, 2016 - 6:08pm
June 13, 2016
Brainerd Public Schools interim Superintendent Bob Gross poses for a photo in the school district offices in this file photo. Monday night was Gross's last school board meeting with the district. (File photo)
School Board: Last call for Gross
June 13, 2016 - 8:39pm
May 9, 2016
Charlie Campbell, director of activities at Brainerd High School, updates the Brainerd School Board Monday night on participation numbers for the 2015-16 school year. (Brainerd Dispatch/Spenser Bickett)
Brainerd School Board: Staying active all year
May 9, 2016 - 8:56pm
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