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Teachers say Florida shooter's problems started in middle school, and the system tried to help him
Trump lashes out over Russia probe in weekend tweetstorm
With Tony Cornish gone, what happens with House committee that focuses on guns and cops?
Snowfall accumulation misses mark in Brainerd lakes area
Minnesota vs. Minnesota: Agency pushes back in $5 billion 3M suit
Research shows consumers trust farmers
6 ways FFA prepares students for job interviews, future careers
What FFA meant to him: Young farmer sees big benefits
How healthy are the food options in your rural community?
Giving Hearts Day yields $30,000 for ND FFA Foundation
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Men's College Basketball: Northland nips CLC in final home game
U.S. women's hockey team breezes past Finland, will play for gold
Women's College Basketball: Pioneers outscore Raiders in home finale
Wrestling: Flyers defeat Warriors, lose to Willmar in 8-3A semifinals
Gymnastics: Brainerd's Ellie Selisker qualifies for state
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Taking the classroom to the lake
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 18
Second golden eagle captured and released at Camp Ripley
What's Up Outdoors
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Church News for Feb. 16
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Review: Minnesota women embrace talents, raise bar for success
ESPN, FOX pursuing Peyton Manning as prime-time analyst, reports say
'To Kill A Mockingbird' to come to Broadway, with Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch, adapted by Aaron Sorkin
'Black Panther' will break box-office records. But could it change the movie business?
Brainerd Lakes Curling Club reaps reward of public spotlight
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Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
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February 14, 2018
Brainerd School Board: Board supports special ed funding increase
The Brainerd School Board voted to back state-level and national resolutions to push for increased special education funding—an area of...
February 14, 2018 - 6:00am
November 25, 2017
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Changes in special education mean changes for school buildings
The history of special education is a fascinating study in the ability of determined parents to create change for their children. Prior to federal legislation requiring public education for students with special needs, parents had few educational options or were required to pay for...
November 25, 2017 - 7:30am
September 15, 2017
Hahn appointed to state education board
Gov. Mark Dayton Tuesday announced a series of appointments to the Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board. Heidi Hahn was one of...
September 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
September 3, 2017
Brainerd Public Schools announces award winners
Brainerd Public Schools recently announced the four 2017 employee Above and Beyond Award winners. Award recipients serve as inspirations to the school district community and to the broader community because they are role models who strive to have a positive impact every day with young...
September 3, 2017 - 5:30am
February 13, 2017
School Board: Picking a partner - District moves forward with facilities plan
Clank, clink, clunk. The boiler-based heating system at Washington Educational Services Building kicked on at a coincidental moment during Monday...
February 13, 2017 - 10:38pm
May 9, 2016
Brainerd School Board: Staying active all year
Student participation in fall, winter and spring activities at Forestview Middle School continues to grow. Charlie Campbell, director of activities...
May 9, 2016 - 8:56pm
Brainerd School Board: Search for new superintendent kicks off
The Brainerd School Board Monday decided to start looking for a permanent superintendent, and will officially post the job listing. Interim...
November 9, 2015 - 8:42pm
October 29, 2015
Humbled and honored: 9 named outstanding
Former Brainerd Mayor James Wallin was posthumously recognized as 2015 Brainerd Citizen of the Year Thursday night at the NP Event Space during...
October 29, 2015 - 11:35pm
Educator of the Year named
Heidi Hahn, of Brainerd Public Schools and Paul Bunyan Educational Cooperative, was named Educator of the Year for 2015. Employed with the Brainerd...
September 29, 2015 - 6:35pm
February 18, 2015
Hahn named 2015 new special education leader
Heidi Hahn, director of special education for the Paul Bunyan Education Cooperative, was named the 2015 new special education leader by the Minnesota Administrators for Special Education (MASE). Hahn will be honored for her commitment to students with disabilities and their families...
February 18, 2015 - 6:16pm
September 9, 2014
Heidi Hahn named Richard Green Scholar
The Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA) has named Heidi Hahn, director of special education at Paul Bunyan Education Cooperative at the Brainerd School District, the 2014 Richard Green Scholar. Hahn will present her research, "Principal practices and their impact...
September 9, 2014 - 9:12pm