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Crash kills Brainerd man
1 hour 5 min ago
April 15, 2018
Nick Tietz (left) recently talks about how the Vitals Aware Services app works, while Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted listens while at the Brainerd Police Department. Tietz in the co-founder and chief digital officer of Vitals.
Jennifer Stockinger / Brainerd Dispatch
Vitals App bridges relationship between cops and those vulnerable
April 15, 2018 - 6:00am
April 14, 2018
A girl is in custody and may face felony charges following a pursuit with a stolen vehicle that began in Brainerd.
Authorities arrest juvenile female after pursuit, crash
April 14, 2018 - 3:00am
March 10, 2018
Six Brainerd suspects were arrested Thursday after the Lakes Area Drug Investigative Division agents executed a search warrant at a house on the 700 block of Ninth Ave. NE, Brainerd.
Drug agents arrest 6 in drug bust
March 10, 2018 - 6:00am
Joshua Chad Tromblay
Level 3 offender moving to Baxter: Tromblay is known to Brainerd
March 10, 2018 - 4:00am
March 6, 2018
A 43-year-old Baxter woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 6:48 a.m. Friday on Highway 371 and Glory Road in Baxter.
2-vehicle crash injures 1 driver
March 6, 2018 - 6:00am
February 27, 2018
A 36-year-old Brainerd man injured his left hand when the snowmobile he was operating crashed at 12:46 p.m. Sunday off the north end of Cypress Drive in Baxter.
Snowmobile crash injures Brainerd man
February 27, 2018 - 6:00am
February 15, 2018
North Memorial Ambulance personnel roll out an empty gurney to a waiting ambulance Wednesday at Bill's Gun Shop and Range in Baxter. A man was declared deceased at the scene from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, using a rental gun inside the store. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Video play button
Man uses handgun owned by business in shooting death: Death appears to be self-inflicted
February 15, 2018 - 4:48pm
February 14, 2018
Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted removes equipment from his squad car Wednesday while conducting an investigation at Bill’s Gun Shop and Shooting Range in Baxter. Emergency personnel responded to a report of a shooting inside the store and later determined an adult male died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, which is not believed to be accidental. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video play button
Man dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound in Baxter shooting range
February 14, 2018 - 8:57pm
January 30, 2018
An Aitkin woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 3:06 p.m. Friday on Highway 210 and Golf Course Road in Baxter.
2-vehicle crash injures woman
January 30, 2018 - 6:00am
January 12, 2018
Man with self-inflicted gunshot wound found at public access
January 12, 2018 - 6:30am
January 5, 2018
Three teens were transported to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash at 6:58 p.m. Wednesday on Highland Scenic Road and Highway 371 in Baxter.
Baxter crash sends 3 teens to hospital
January 5, 2018 - 7:00am
January 3, 2018
Kate LePage of Lutheran Social Service and Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted present Tuesday to the Baxter City Council on local efforts against sex trafficking. Zach Kayser / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Month's events to raise trafficking awareness
January 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 16, 2017
Scammers? Panhandlers ask for money at local businesses
December 16, 2017 - 4:00am
December 6, 2017
Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted, left, discusses the department's adoption of body cameras during a Baxter City Council meeting Tuesday with council members Quinn Nystrom, center, and Steve Barrows. Zach Kayser / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Plans for body cameras coming into focus
December 6, 2017 - 6:00am