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Jenkins: County Road 145 project estimate comes in high
Smoky sunsets may give way to rainstorms
They were at the playground. Then everything changed: After a fleeing driver veered into a Minneapolis park, the Peltiers have known pain, anger and hope
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, considering 2020 White House bid, now says he supports assault weapons ban
Trump speechwriter fired amid scrutiny of appearance with white nationalists
Tandeski joins American National Bank of Minnesota
Essentia Health welcomes Dr. Richard Castle
RiverWood Bank welcomes Alison LeBlanc
Essentia Health welcomes Dr. Dustie Samuels
Fraud: Costly, painful and all too common
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Area Girls Tennis: Patriots open season with split in triangular
Stock Car Racing: Point titles in 2 classes to be decided in season finale
Whalen rallies Lynx to win in her final regular-season game
Vikings RB Murray vows to 'be better' after fumbling twice vs. Jaguars
Snedeker holds on for second Wyndham title
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Reader Opinion: Dirty air
Commentary: 'Judas' leaves us shattered, but God still God
Wealth Column: College planning options for grandparents
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What's Up Outdoors: A weekend to look forward to
Backwaters kayaking provides a day of scenic beauty
Connecting the trails in Beltrami forest
Fishing: Teenage brothers winning tournaments, launch successful business
DNR invites public to attend deer open houses
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
A rare genetic aversion to sweets could be key to fighting obesity
Public canneries help food lovers save the season. So why are they disappearing?
'Fat-burning' foods and other scientific-sounding nutritional trickery
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This Was Brainerd
Lakes Bluegrass Festival: Get up close and personal at bluegrass workshops
Composer writes music to calm stressed-out shelter dogs
Ticket lottery offers chance to see ‘Hamilton’ for $10
The best films of the 2000s
Legendary musician, 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dead at 76
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June 16, 2018
Much Obliged: BHS Spanish students bagged groceries
Muchas gracias! Thank you so much for supporting Spanish students during the Brainerd Cub Foods Bagging for Tips event on Memorial Day weekend. We so appreciate your support and we are grateful to Cub Foods for allowing us to work in their store. Our Spanish students will travel to...
June 16, 2018 - 8:30am
April 27, 2018
Minnesota schools agree to address racial bias: Pact comes after state found large imbalance in student discipline
ST. PAUL — Ten Minnesota school districts and charter schools have reached a pact with the state Department of Human Rights to fix racial disparities in student discipline. Two other school districts could be headed to court after failing to agree upon a plan. "I'm encouraged,"...
April 27, 2018 - 7:23pm
April 11, 2018
School trip runs into delay after semitrailer connects with bus
On the bus ride home from watching a classic drama on stage, Brainerd High School students ran into a little drama of their own.
April 11, 2018 - 6:00am
March 29, 2018
Reader Opinion: Way to go kids
To all of the kids who are fighting back against the gun lobby and the politicians who are controlled by the lobby, first I want to congratulate you young people on taking this stand. In a few short years this country, will be yours. It will be a far better country then we left it,...
March 29, 2018 - 8:30am
March 22, 2018
Minnesota students plan local rally Saturday at State Capitol
ST. PAUL — Minnesota students and families will march to the state Capitol Saturday, March 24, as part of the national March For Our Lives...
March 22, 2018 - 9:22pm
March 12, 2018
Cole K. Schwartz, Brainerd, was named to the fall semester Dean's List at Radford University. Schwartz is a sophomore exercise, sport and health education major. Christina Kazmierczak, Pequot Lakes, graduated with a master of science in education from Southwest State University University...
March 12, 2018 - 4:30am
February 10, 2018
Little Falls high school to host parent/teacher conferences
Little Falls Community High School announced parent/teacher conferences from 3:45-6:45 p.m. Monday in the High School Commons. This will be the only parent/teacher conference scheduled for Quarter 3. Parents are encouraged to stop by the high school during conferences to learn more...
February 10, 2018 - 10:30am
February 2, 2018
MMBA/Business members work with BHS students
Members of the Mid-Minnesota Builders Association and 15 businesses Thursday worked with about 80 students in the automotive classes at the Brainerd...
February 2, 2018 - 10:00am
January 28, 2018
BHS students attend Youth in Government assembly
Eight Brainerd High School students recently attended the 64th YMCA Youth In Government Model Assembly in St. Paul and Minneapolis.
January 28, 2018 - 8:00am
January 25, 2018
Reader Opinion: Respect
We were at a Mankato East boys basketball game this last weekend. This is what one of the players read to the fans at the game and I understand they say this at all Big 9 games: "We are on display. Whether at home or on the road you should desire to put on a positive game face and...
January 25, 2018 - 9:30am
December 26, 2017
U of M students donate thousands of dorm meals to hungry peers
MINNEAPOLIS—As a freshman at the University of Minnesota, David Begelman watched students on his dorm floor overeat at breakfast and then skip lunch to stretch their weekly 14-meal dining plans. "Some students were binge-eating in the morning, then not eating anything until...
December 26, 2017 - 7:20am