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Brainerd City Council: City contends with multiuse trail problem
Program explores Sigurd Olson's Listening Point
Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for this week
Vehicle at the bottom of the lake? Minn. dive team explains process
Ghost bikes commemorate victims of bicycle crashes in Minn.
Tech Savvy: The problem of planned obsolescence
Shining our light on a problem to help our communities
MMBA Builder Member of the Year
5 lessons from lottery winners on how to manage a financial windfall
Applicants wanted for Crow Wing County dairy princesses and ambassadors
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Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
McFeely: No miracle, only more disappointment for Vikings
Adam Thielen laments Vikings' inability to 'check the last box'
SANSEVERE: This loss was the soul-crushingest of them all
SHIPLEY: With chance to change narrative, Vikings fail to show up
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Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
A February without a full moon
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Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Outdoor Notes for Jan. 20
What's Up Outdoors: Experiencing what Lake of the Woods has to offer
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Denny Hecker's former Cross Lake home provides glimpse of top-end market
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
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This Was Brainerd
Local actors to hit the red carpet
'Before the Flood' film presentation planned
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Her Voice Magazine
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January 3, 2018
Cass County Board: Public hearing set for ADA transition plan
WALKER—The Cass County Board Tuesday set a public hearing for 9 a.m. Feb. 6 at the courthouse in Walker for the highway department's Americans...
January 3, 2018 - 10:30am
December 20, 2017
Cass County Board: 2018 tax levy will represent 2.5 percent increase over 2017
WALKER—The Cass County Board Tuesday set the county's final 2018 levy at $22,307,860. That is 2.49 percent above the 2017 levy. The state requires the county to show the $503,000 levy for Longville Ambulance District in its total levy even though that is only collected from...
December 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 22, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners decline to abandon Ditch 9
BACKUS—Drainage Ditch 9 could be put back to sleep for another 100 years. The Cass County Board Tuesday declined to abandon it after only...
November 22, 2017 - 9:00am
November 17, 2017
Former Crow Wing County Sheriff Dick Ross dies
Dick Ross, who dedicated 42 years of his life to law enforcement, including 12 as the Crow Wing County sheriff, died Wednesday night at St. Cloud...
November 17, 2017 - 8:54am
September 6, 2017
Cass County Board: 2018 preliminary levy, tax rate increase over 2017
WALKER—Cass County commissioners Tuesday set the county's preliminary 2018 levy at $22,307,860, or 2.49 percent higher than the $21,766,554 levied for 2017. The county's tax rate will rise 1.7 percent at that dollar amount to 32.29 percent, up from 31.74 percent this year.
September 6, 2017 - 5:30am
August 3, 2017
Mayors Prayer Breakfast: Faith, forgiveness and fellowship
NISSWA—Faith, forgiveness and fellowship combined as themes as 400 people gathered just after sunrise Wednesday for the third annual Lakes Area Mayors Prayer Breakfast. The event at Grand View Lodge's Gull Lake Center in Nisswa brought together not only mayors from the region,...
August 3, 2017 - 9:47am
July 20, 2017
Cass County Board: Trail connecting East Gull Lake to Lake Shore closer to a reality
FAIRVIEW TOWNSHIP—Fairview Township moved one step closer Tuesday night toward building a recreational trail to connect one in East Gull Lake with one under construction this year in Lake Shore. Cass County Board approved contributing $180,000 toward design and engineering....
July 20, 2017 - 1:30pm
July 14, 2017
Cass County Board: County Road 77 rebuild could start soon
WALKER—Work could begin soon to rebuild and repave Cass County State Aid Highway 77 in Lake Shore. Tuesday, Cass County commissioners accepted...
July 14, 2017 - 5:30am
April 20, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners authorize bat study in Hackensack, Remer
BACKUS—Cass County commissioners authorized a six-person research team to study on county managed land where and in what type of trees...
April 20, 2017 - 1:21pm
March 27, 2017
Crow Wing County: Crosby library could join Kitchigami
Hours and services at the Brainerd Public Library could face cuts if the Jessie F. Hallett Memorial Library in Crosby is folded into the Kitchigami...
March 27, 2017 - 10:45am
Library system: Kitchigami board halts Hallett library inclusion
PINE RIVER—Inclusion of the Crosby library into the Kitchigami system stalled Thursday after board members voiced concerns over financial...
March 27, 2017 - 10:44am
March 22, 2017
Cass County Board: Commissioners weigh in on cartway dispute
BACKUS—A quorum of the Cass County Board voted Tuesday to approve a resolution that would designate a cartway along either side of an east-west section line in the unorganized area of the northeast part of the county. The resolution calls for 16 feet for the cartway to come...
March 22, 2017 - 7:30am
March 7, 2017
Cass County Board: Snowy roads result in late meeting start
WALKER—Cass County's county board meeting got a delayed start Tuesday due to snowy roads. Commissioners Dick Downham and Scott Bruns were...
March 7, 2017 - 10:21pm
February 21, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: County officials seek voting machine funding
Vendors might soon halt support and discontinue replacement parts for many of the state's aging voting machines. Crow Wing County Administrative...
February 21, 2017 - 11:21pm
January 20, 2017
Library system: Board seeks revenue commitments in Crosby library issue
PINE RIVER—More than 90 minutes of discussion by the Kitchigami Regional Library Board resulted in the tabling of the potential inclusion...
January 20, 2017 - 6:25pm