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St. Paul mayor urges council candidate Martinez to drop out of race after topless photo post
The Midwest eases its Trump swoon and flirts again with Democratic candidates
A 71-year-old Florida man tied a gun to a weather balloon to fake his own murder, police say
Baxter to host open house July 19 on Excelsior/Cypress streets project
Spray patching continues this week in Crow Wing County
Deadline approaching in Minnesota for SBA Working Capital Loansdue to excessive moisture and flooding
Career 2.0: Passion, necessity drive many career changes
Pequot Lakes: Malecha returns to her first business location - opens Timeless Appeal in former grocery store spot
Business Notes - July 15
CRMC plans $13M outpatient clinic, remodeling of Crosby campus - Care Center to be consolidated as departments relocate
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Twins top Rays thanks to Dozier's walk-off grand slam
France lifts second World Cup after winning classic final
Kim pours it on, wins John Deere Classic by eight shots
VAR plays key role in World Cup final, but was it the way FIFA intended?
Ruthless Djokovic outplays Anderson to end title drought
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Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Wealth column: If you aren't retired, keep your hands off your HSA
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Heck Epic next in gravel road bike series
Duluth Traverse trail nearing completion
Outdoor Notes for July 15
What's Up Outdoors: Getting away from it all at Tazin Lake
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley Archery Hunts
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
How to transform a bakery croissant into something marvelous
Pets of the Week
Volcano stops student mission trip in tracks
She cut her weekly trash down so much it fits into an unbelievably small jar
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This Was Brainerd
He quit a State Department job to play video games. Now he's a star in NBA's 2K League.
The 'Downton Abbey' movie is happening: Here's what we know so far
LAMF to kick off season with prelude concerts July 14
Lakes Area Music Festival kicks off its Prelude Series Concerts
Live Music - July 12
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April 23, 2018
Trump travel-ban fight at high court to test presidential power
Fifteen months after Donald Trump's first travel ban set the in-your-face tone for his presidency, the controversy finally comes before the Supreme...
April 23, 2018 - 10:13am
February 26, 2018
Employers can't discriminate based on sexual orientation, court says
Discriminating against someone on the basis of sexual orientation is prohibited under federal civil rights law, a federal appeals court ruled...
February 26, 2018 - 5:56pm
February 6, 2018
Analysis: Treason is serious business, despite how its used in our discourse
What is treason, exactly? In U.S. law, it's a very narrow set of crimes - so narrow that only a couple dozen people have been charged with treason...
February 6, 2018 - 7:11am
December 8, 2017
The Space Kingdom of Asgardia says it just launched a new nation in space. A legal expert disagrees.
It might not look like much but a small, new satellite now in orbit above Earth holds the claim of being a first step into the final frontier....
December 8, 2017 - 12:06pm
December 7, 2017
Brainerd Public Utilities: Annexation hearing nears conclusion
The future address of Brainerd Public Utilities hangs in the balance as attorneys representing Brainerd and Baxter argued their sides of a legal...
December 7, 2017 - 6:00am
November 2, 2017
MnDOT hires new chief lawyer
The Minnesota Department of Transportation named Craig Gustafson as its new Chief Counsel. Gustafson's appointment begins Nov. 15, according to a MnDOT news release. Gustafson will lead a team of experts who will provide advice and counsel for MnDOT's various legal needs that can...
November 2, 2017 - 1:30pm
October 1, 2017
She was a clean air pioneer:How ‘freedom to breathe’ in Minnesota started in Moose Lake
MOOSE LAKE, Minn. — A slender woman with short gray hair sat in a booth at Art's Cafe, holding a cup of steaming coffee with both hands....
October 1, 2017 - 6:00am
State announces judge vacancies in Brainerd-area district
ST. PAUL—The Commission on Judicial Selection announced Friday that two judgeship vacancies are occurring in Minnesota's Ninth Judicial District. The vacancies are created upon the retirement of the Honorable Richard A. Zimmerman, effective Sept. 5, and upon an order by the...
July 1, 2017 - 4:30am
June 12, 2017
U.S. court upholds $11M verdict against Toyota over fatal Minn. crash
A federal appeals court on Friday upheld an $11 million verdict against Toyota Motor Corp over a fatal 2006 car crash in Minnesota, which a jury...
June 12, 2017 - 1:19pm
April 27, 2017
Minnesota's top judge speaks on the justice system
Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie Gildea spoke in Brainerd Tuesday on why the state's judicial system is the best in the nation, and...
April 27, 2017 - 6:30am
April 26, 2017
Lawyer for ex-NFL star Hernandez denies letter mentioned prison lover
BOSTON - A lawyer for former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez on Tuesday, April 25, denied media reports that the athlete wrote...
April 26, 2017 - 9:58am
April 19, 2017
Dayton appoints Appeals judge for 8th District
Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday announced the appointment of Judge James B. Florey to represent the 8th Congressional District on the Minnesota Court of Appeals. Judge Florey will be replacing the Honorable Lawrence B. Stauber, who is retiring at the end of May, a news release said. "Judge...
April 19, 2017 - 5:00am
April 5, 2017
Minnesota Supreme Court justice to speak in Brainerd
Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea will speak at a public forum at the Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College in Brainerd...
April 5, 2017 - 7:05am
March 29, 2017
Klobuchar won't support Supreme Court nominee
DULUTH, Minn.—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar said on Wednesday that she will not support President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Neil...
March 29, 2017 - 9:02pm
February 7, 2016
2 arrested in Aitkin meth bust
A 54-year-old Hill City man and a 49-year-old Swatara man are in the Aitkin County jail after being arrested Thursday night near Aitkin. Donny...
February 7, 2016 - 9:33pm