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CNN sues Trump to regain access for journalist
Cass Lake man gets prison sentence in death of 25-year-old woman
Hate crimes rose 17 percent last year, according to new FBI data
Why is Mexico's most notorious criminal being tried in Brooklyn?
Otter Tail first county in Minnesota to raise tobacco purchasing age
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Another pipeline to start in ND and head to Texas?
Amazon borrows holiday tips from retailers it crushed
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
place a business brief
She ditched cheerleading to join the football team - and then scored a record-setting TD
Andrew Wiggins on Butler: 'I feel like a lot of guys wanted him to stay,' including me
Girls Hockey: Defending section champion Warriors can't take any foe lightly
Dance Team: Warriors to host season-opening meet Monday, Nov. 19
UPDATE: NHRA honors BIR owner Jed Copham's memory - Dead at 46, Copham was innovator at race track, association president says
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McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Guest Opinion: Ask a Trooper
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
Guest Opinion: Cass County Sheriff's Corner
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Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Crow Wing Energized: Resiliency and hope - a vet reflects
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses
Happy Holidays? Hospice offers classes to get through grief during a happy time of year
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This Was Brainerd
Lakes Jam announces more acts: Collective Soul, Jackie Lee to name a few
Meet Rachel Hollis, the Texas mom shaking up this year's best-seller list
Stan Lee, creator of superheroes, dies at 95
Young Authors Conference is Nov. 13 in Staples
Entertainment Briefs - Nov. 8
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Dan & Shirley Barto
Matthew L. Sell
Brett R. Halverson
Rockne D. Anderson
Edward Shetka, Jr.
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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November 7, 2018
Poston beats challenger Alex Hering for District 9A re-election
John Poston celebrated his re-election to the state House of Representatives at Sherwood Forest, but the Lake Shore Republican had nothing bad...
November 7, 2018 - 10:48am
November 2, 2018
Area legislative candidates share opinions at forum
Six area legislative candidates gathered to peddle their ideas at the final Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce candidate forum Monday, Oct. 29,...
November 2, 2018 - 6:00am
October 30, 2018
Local state rep candidates spar over partisan lines in CLC forum
With all six local candidates in one room, the forum Monday, Oct. 29, in Central Lakes College's Chalberg Theatre took on a different quality—not...
October 30, 2018 - 3:00am
October 28, 2018
Candidate forum for local state representative candidates is Monday
A candidate forum for Minnesota House of Representatives districts 9A, 10A and 10B will be 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, at Central Lakes College's...
October 28, 2018 - 9:00am
October 27, 2018
Legislative candidate forum set Monday in Brainerd
Learn more about the candidates running for Minnesota state representative in Districts 9A, 10A and 10B at a candidate forum at 6:30 p.m. Monday,...
October 27, 2018 - 8:00am
October 5, 2018
Poston earns Guardian of Small Business award
The National Federation of Independent Business Minnesota announced the presentation of its Guardian of Small Business award to state Rep. John...
October 5, 2018 - 9:30am
District 9A hopefuls spar in televised debate
With Election Day looming on the calendar in five weeks, it's time for bright lights and big debates to help Minnesotans determine who will represent...
October 5, 2018 - 7:00am
October 3, 2018
State House candidates to take part in televised debates on Lakeland TV
Lakes area residents will be able to get an up-close and extended look at their candidates for the Minnesota House of Representatives Thursday...
October 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 26, 2018
2018 Voter's Guide: House District 9A
House District 9A Representative Alex Hering Age: 50. Occupation: Owner of Cygnet Mina Inc., general contractor/remodeler. Public office experience:...
September 26, 2018 - 2:30pm
September 9, 2018
Latte Da to move to former Silver Creek Traders building: Sweet Life Bakery to operate there too
Sarah Blaeser, owner of Latte Da Coffee and Gifts, has had a good six years in her space adjoining The Wild Daisy in downtown Pequot Lakes, but...
September 9, 2018 - 6:00am
August 27, 2018
CLC, Minnesota State lead workforce development roundtable
The Brainerd lakes area workforce is thriving, but employers are still facing unmet workforce needs. That's why Central Lakes College and Minnesota...
August 27, 2018 - 9:00am
August 24, 2018
Poston congratulates Browerville resident on being crowned 2018 Princess Kay of the Milky Way
LAKE SHORE—Rep. John Poston offered congratulations to Rebekka Paskewitz of Browerville on being crowned the 2018 Princess Kay of the Milky Way as presented by the Midwest Dairy Association. "I want to congratulate Rebekka on being crowned this year's Princess Kay of the Milky...
August 24, 2018 - 11:30am
July 11, 2018
Poston praises loans for Browerville water, wastewater projects
Last week, the Minnesota Public Facilities Authority approved two loans totaling nearly $2.3 million for wastewater and water main improvements in the city of Browerville. "This is great news for families and businesses in Browerville that depend on access to safe and clean water,"...
July 11, 2018 - 6:30am
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