Skip to main content
Minnesota bankruptcy court approves $210M settlement between sexual abuse survivors, archdiocese
'People actually laughed at a president': At U.N. speech, Trump suffers the fate he always feared
In baby-snatching case, conflicting stories on who killed pregnant woman
Movie-like Montana chase involves 10 crime scenes, 5 stolen vehicles and gunfire in 50 minutes
Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years in state prison
Arby's, Buffalo Wild Wings parent to buy Sonic for $2.3 billion
Instagram co-founders resign in latest Facebook shake-up
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
place a business brief
Timberwolves' rookie Okogie emerges as quick bright spot
NCHC commissioner expects proposal to change recruiting practices in college hockey
Griffen, struggling with mental health issues, to be away from Vikings for forseeable future, as team offers support
Central Lakes Conference: Warriors Chaussee, Meyer performers of week
High School Athletics: Wadena-Deer Creek to induct first Hall of Fame class
Athlete of the Week
Reader Opinion: Pickar will give 100 percent
Reader Opinion: A bright new day
Reader Opinion: The Warrior Way?
Reader Opinion: Regulation enforced in the news
ISD 181 Viewpoint - Homecoming 2018 - A Community Celebration for All
Send Your Opinion
Baiting Up With Baby
DNR confirms Zebra mussels found in Big Pine Lake in Aitkin County
Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
That's amore: Sarah's Pasta e Fagioli, a beloved Italian soup, is perfect for fall
Coming Wednesday: Substance abuse is addictive
Minnesota History Center's international partnership leads to app for people with dementia
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
Filmmaker Ken Burns makes Mayo Clinic documentary
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Lakes Jam announces more main stage artists
CLC Performing Arts rolls out 2018-19 season
Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
Back to the drawing board: Columnist Swift rediscovers love for art after career in writing
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Ralph & Bonnie Smude
Al & Marion Leonard
Evelyn D. Eide
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Shawn Eisel Blanchard
Lyle B. Sannes
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
July 22, 2018
National Loon Center project garners $4 million grant
CROSSLAKE—The Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources allocated $4 million for the proposed National Loon Center in Crosslake....
July 22, 2018 - 5:00am
July 2, 2018
Reader Opinion: Proud of Heintzeman
I recently had the opportunity to visit with Rep. Josh Heintzeman and hear about all the things he is up to during the "off-session" of the state Legislature. As a businessman you would think he would be filling his time with carpentry jobs but he is not. Josh takes his role as our...
July 2, 2018 - 2:30pm
June 30, 2018
Guest Opinion: End of legislative session marks two productive years at State Capitol
The 2018 legislative session adjourned a little over a month ago, marking the end of one of the most productive two years at the Legislature in recent memory. This biennium's work resulted in the largest tax cut in nearly two decades, the largest investment in roads and bridges in...
June 30, 2018 - 7:30am
June 28, 2018
Udderly fun - milking contest draws crowd with local celebrities
BAXTER—JeJe was the star attraction at the eighth annual milking contest at Culver's in Baxter, but she wasn't as nervous as some of the...
June 28, 2018 - 2:55pm
June 15, 2018
Crosslake: National Loon Center deemed feasible. Questions raised, answered about project's scope
"Yes." That short, three-letter word garnered cheering and applause from those gathered Friday, June 8, at Manhattan Beach Lodge. That's the...
June 15, 2018 - 5:00am
June 12, 2018
Advocate, politician, woman: A conversation with Quinn Nystrom
Quinn Nystrom grew up knocking on her neighbors' doors, asking for donations for Type 1 diabetes research after first her brother and later she...
June 12, 2018 - 9:43pm
June 8, 2018
National Loon Center program Saturday
CROSSLAKE—The National Loon Center in Crosslake is presenting "The Most Magical Bird in the World: The Common Loon" at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 9, at Crosslake Lutheran Church, 35960 County Highway 66. Speakers are Jon Wefald, Save the Loons; Mark Anderson, National Audubon Society...
June 8, 2018 - 4:30am
June 6, 2018
Heintzeman announces re-election bid
NISSWA—Rep. Josh Heintzeman, R-Nisswa, officially filed for re-election last week for the office of state representative in House District...
June 6, 2018 - 10:00am
May 16, 2018
Pipeline advocates visit Baxter amid statewide debate over Line 3
BAXTER—While it isn't "in our backyard" as members of the discussion noted, the Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline stands as an issue with significant...
May 16, 2018 - 10:10am
March 31, 2018
Legislators highlight tax bill, safe schools - Chamber hosts annual legislative forum
Tax conformity, safe and secure schools, mental health issues, transportation, jobs and the economy, clean water - these are all topics area...
March 31, 2018 - 7:00am
March 24, 2018
'Eggs & Issues' legislative forum over, easy
In lieu of a magic crystal ball, Brainerd lakes area businesses hoped to get a glimpse into the future by asking area legislators to be prognosticators...
March 24, 2018 - 4:00am
March 3, 2018
Opinion: It's time for all of us to step up to the plate
The 2018 legislative session is underway and it's been a busy first two weeks. Important issues like federal tax conformity, a bonding bill, fixing Minnesota's broken DMV/MNLARS system and ways to combat the opioid epidemic will all be discussed this session. As for myself, I will...
March 3, 2018 - 7:30am
February 28, 2018
Reader Opinion: Reconsider priorities
In reading the Feb. 19 article by Rep. Josh Heintzeman, I was surprised as to his priority choices for work in the 2018 Legislature. Cattails seem to be his No. 2 issue to deal with. In my 50-plus years of hunting and fishing, cattails are the No. 1 winter habitat for pheasant and...
February 28, 2018 - 7:30am
February 19, 2018
Guest Opinion: Looking forward to the 2018 legislative session
The 2018 legislative session is set to begin on Feb. 20 and I am looking forward to another year working for you and your family in St. Paul. Serving our community is a great responsibility and I couldn't be more thankful for the opportunity to represent the people of District 10A....
February 19, 2018 - 10:30am
February 7, 2018
DFL precinct caucus results in straw poll winner in gubernatorial race
Minnesotans follow a cardinal rule: "Never, ever, take the last one" of anything—ever. That rule was shattered Tuesday at the Brainerd...
February 7, 2018 - 4:00am