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Pequot Lakes School Board forum is Oct. 25
Award-winning investigative news team to appear at Arrowwood
Turkish president says murder of Jamal Khashoggi was 'planned,' calls for extradition of Saudi suspects
Rear-end crash send 1 driver to Brainerd hospital
Weather Drawing: Falling leaves
Starbucks opens first US sign language store - with murals, tech pads and fingerspelling
USDA receives 136 proposals to move U.S. Department of Ag divisions
New trade agreement OK for dry beans, barley, officials say
Centennial oddball: 1918 tractor modeled horse-drawn implements
Commentary: Hear farmers complaining? Consider it therapy
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Junior Hockey: North Iowa sweeps North Stars
Danecdotes: Wangberg continues to pursue passion for volleyball
Minneapolis city attorney's decision on Gophers' Brooks expected by end of week
Saints coach says team not looking for revenge for 'Minnesota Miracle'
UND's hockey possession numbers strong early in season
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Ogg sets first catch-and-release record for northern pike
Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
What's Up Outdoors: Mountains, and an elk hunt, are calling my name
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Illinois teen on the cusp of losing his sight is on a mission to see the country
Crow Wing Energized: Why Matter of Balance is important to me
Crow Wing Energized: Resilience is a key step for health
Let's not talk about sex, baby: Fargo locals who identify as asexual open up about the 'invisible orientation'
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This Was Brainerd
How country music has - and hasn't - addressed the #MeToo movement in a difficult year
Commentary: Knocking on death's door: Horror movies for homebodies
Coming Sunday: A scary good read
Film crew brings cash to Backus area
Special Events - Oct. 18
Her Voice Magazine
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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Henry & Leona Stockert
Paul G. Jensen
Gerald (Red) Moeller
Agnes M. Shofner
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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October 22, 2018
RREAL, Humphrey School students team up for 'Solar for Humanity'
The Rural Renewable Energy Alliance in Backus is contributing to research into methods to expand solar energy arrays into Habitat for Humanity...
October 22, 2018 - 8:00am
October 16, 2018
PR-B Family Center: Fundraiser will help fill shelves at food shelf
Winters can be a harsh time here in God's country. We spend our energy trying to keep warm, navigating icy roads and trying to schedule our lives...
October 16, 2018 - 8:00am
October 12, 2018
Humphrey School students and RREAL team up for 'Solar for Humanity'
BACKUS—The Rural Renewable Energy Alliance is contributing to research into methods to expand solar energy arrays into Habitat for Humanity...
October 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
September 28, 2018
Volunteer Opportunities for September 2018
BRAINERD COMMUNITY ACTION- Holly Holm 218-829-5278 Volunteers needed: Brainerd Community Action is looking for a few talented volunteer board members to lead and strengthen our organization. If you can contribute your time, thoughtfulness and leadership and are interested in exploring...
September 28, 2018 - 4:30pm
September 19, 2018
Audit criticizes Minnesota Zoo's handling of vendor contracts, tickets
APPLE VALLEY, Minn. — The Minnesota Zoo said it is taking corrective measures after an audit criticized the way it handled some donations, contracts and concert tickets. On Wednesday, Sept. 19, the legislative auditor's office released the results of a two-month-long audit that...
September 19, 2018 - 8:25pm
September 14, 2018
4 area organizations to receive grants
Four organizations in Brainerd, Baxter, Merrifield and Cass Lake recently received grants from a St. Paul-based private charitable trust. The Otto Bremer Trust awarded $50,000 to Sexual Assault Services Inc. of Brainerd for general operations to provide services for victims of sexual...
September 14, 2018 - 11:30am
August 1, 2018
Foster Stitches helps kids in crisis
WILLMAR, Minn. — Becoming a licensed foster parent in Minnesota requires a series of steps: Prospective parents must undergo background...
August 1, 2018 - 5:48pm
July 10, 2018
Super Bowl committee hands out additional funds to Minn. communities
MINNEAPOLIS—The final grants, coming from the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee's legacy fund of almost $77,000, were awarded to 52 organizations....
July 10, 2018 - 11:18am
July 8, 2018
Faith in Action new volunteer training is July 10
Neighborly volunteers are needed to help seniors, the disabled and people in need throughout Cass County with transportation, home meal delivery, visiting and respite, light homemaking, basic home repair and chores, including ramp building, through Faith in Action for Cass County's...
July 8, 2018 - 5:30am
June 17, 2018
Waiting for a Mentor: 'Happy-go-lucky' boy seeks mentor
Do you know how to play baseball? Are you into woodworking? Do you like to eat? Well, 8-year-old Tate is into all three! He would like a potential mentor to know he "likes to do a lot of stuff, is nice and friendly." Tate is a sweet and happy-go-lucky boy interested in climbing trees...
June 17, 2018 - 4:45pm
June 11, 2018
Cass County Faith in Action kicks off fundraiser raffle
Raffle tickets are available at local businesses for the 12th annual Faith in Action for Cass County fundraiser raffle. Grand prize is a 2018...
June 11, 2018 - 9:07am
Community Action donates planters to Pequot Lakes
Community Action of Pequot Lakes donated bobber flower planters to the city of Pequot Lakes. "This has been in the works for over a year," said...
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
June 6, 2018
Como Park Zoo to break ground on new $20M home for sea lions, seals
ST PAUL—Sparky the Sea Lion, a staple of the Como Park Zoo in St. Paul, will have a new home come fall 2019. The Como Park Zoo will break...
June 6, 2018 - 6:40pm
April 19, 2018
Morrison County Food Shelf receives donation after bagging contest
The Morrison County Food Shelf received a $1,000 donation on behalf of Rep. Ron Kresha, R-Little Falls, who won the second annual Minnesota Grocers...
April 19, 2018 - 4:30am
April 16, 2018
Waiting for a mentor: Boy missing family seeks fishing buddy
Change can be difficult, especially when you have to leave people and places you love. Carter is a 10-year-old boy who moved to the Brainerd area this year. The transition has been difficult for him, mainly because he had to leave his grandpa and uncle who he loves very much. Carter...
April 16, 2018 - 10:30am