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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh at his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing in Washington on Sept. 4, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Trump attacks second Kavanaugh accuser, saying she 'has nothing,' admits she was drunk
25 min 50 sec ago
A grizzly bear with a cub in Yellowstone National Park. MUST CREDIT: Frank van Manen/USGS.
Court restores federal protections to Yellowstone-area grizzly bears
2 hours 12 min ago
Mark Judge outside a friend's home in the seaside holiday village of Bethany Beach, Del. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Gabriel Pogrund
'How'd you find me?': Mark Judge has been holed up in a beach house amid media firestorm
2 hours 45 min ago
Marci Lord, Brainerd School District director of business services, discusses the preliminary 2019 levy with school board members during their Monday, Sept. 24, meeting at the Washington Educational Services Building.
Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Board sets preliminary levy at maximum amount
3 hours 46 min ago
Kevin Cramer
GOP Rep. Cramer questions whether accusation against Kavanaugh should disqualify him, even if true
5 hours 28 min ago
September 24, 2018
Steve Simon, Minnesota's 22nd Secretary of State. He was sworn into office on January 5, 2015. (Courtesy of the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State)
Two Minnesota Secretary of State candidates: Two different priorities
14 hours 58 min ago
Supreme Court nomiinee Brett Kavanaugh at his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing in Washington on Sept. 4, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Kavanaugh vows to fight misconduct allegations as Trump, Republicans dig in
15 hours 11 min ago
Rod Rosenstein, deputy attorney general, attend a confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 4, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Rosenstein to stay in job for now and will meet Trump on Thursday
17 hours 19 min ago
Lueck urges high school juniors to apply to Capitol program
September 24, 2018 - 10:30am
President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, listens to Senators make their opening statements during his confirmation hearing in the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill on Sept. 4. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Senate Judiciary panel's top Democrat calls for delay in Kavanaugh hearing after new allegation
September 24, 2018 - 8:16am
The Rev. David Boase in an undated photograph. MUST CREDIT: photo courtesey of David Boase.
An Illinois priest living legally in the U.S. for 14 years is being deported - over a single vote he shouldn't have cast
September 24, 2018 - 7:11am
Emily: Council denies vacation request
September 24, 2018 - 6:00am
Echo Journal file photo.
Pine River-Backus School: Property values partially help drive levy increase
September 24, 2018 - 4:00am
September 23, 2018
Baxter council members and city staffers debated the fate of a fire hydrant near 15248 Highway 371, just off Dellwood Drive. Ultimately, it was decided to move the fire hydrant across the road to comply with the fire code. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Council moves on Dellwood Drive fire hydrant project
September 23, 2018 - 6:57pm
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh at his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing in Washington on Sept. 4, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Kavanaugh accuser will testify Thursday in front of Senate Judiciary Committee
September 23, 2018 - 5:09pm
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