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October 13, 2018
Officials from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources are reminding hunters to keep firearms safety at the top of their minds. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR
DNR: Hunters must keep firearms safety in mind while in the field
October 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 28, 2018
Suicide prevention specialist Laura Kunstleben with the St. Cloud VA Health Care System talked Thursday, Aug. 23, to concerned members of the community about the rise in suicide among veterans in central Minnesota at the Brainerd VA clinic. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Videoplay button
Suicide prevention forum aims to prevent unnecessary deaths
August 28, 2018 - 3:25pm
August 9, 2018
Minnesota woman shot twice in back as she fled before former lover turned gun on himself
August 9, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 1, 2018
Midge Johnson tans a rabbit hide at Crow Wing State Park as part of the 2014 Fur Trade Encampment where authentic crafts from the pioneer era were being demonstrated. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
History comes alive with trip down Mississippi
August 1, 2018 - 8:57pm
July 7, 2018
Arrested were (l to r) : Charles Ford, 60, Backus, for fifth-degree drugs; Doug Melby Jr., 59, Pequot Lakes, for first-degree drugs and possession of a pistol/weapon ammunition by an ineligible person; Richard Kinnunen, 52, Brainerd, for fifth-degree drugs and a probation violation; and a 26-year-old Pine River woman and a 52-year-old Crosby woman for probation violations.
Agents seize more than 3 pounds of meth, ammunition and cash
July 7, 2018 - 4:00am
June 13, 2018
Jose Agapito Sanchez (left) & Ashley Connie Marie Valadez
Two accused of holding boy captive in Minnesota, beating him after he didn't pay for a ride
June 13, 2018 - 10:00pm
March 24, 2018
Terry Woster
Commentary: How do we make a safe school setting?
March 24, 2018 - 6:55am
March 17, 2018
Amy Monson
Sister of man accused in explosives case charged for alleged threat to witness
March 17, 2018 - 3:16pm
March 1, 2018
Ricardo "Ricky" Medina, 38, of Plymouth was found guilty Tuesday by a Morrison County District Court jury in Little Falls of aiding and abetting aggravated robbery in the first degree.
Jury finds man guilty of aiding and abetting aggravated robbery
March 1, 2018 - 4:00am
February 28, 2018
Customers push merchandise to their car at a Walmart store in Secaucus, N.J., Nov. 4, 2017. Employees at several e-commerce companies recently acquired by Walmart are finding that their medical coverage will come at a far higher price. (Michael Nagle/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Walmart, nation's top-seller of guns, joins Dick's in raising minimum age to purchase guns, ammunition to 21
February 28, 2018 - 7:59pm
February 23, 2018
Squaw Lake man sentenced in meth case
February 23, 2018 - 3:56pm
February 12, 2018
A man barred from owning firearms shot two officers with a gun purchased by a friend, officials say
February 12, 2018 - 7:46pm
February 9, 2018
Reader Opinion: Parents, please
February 9, 2018 - 7:30am
July 18, 2017
New DNR shooting range grants available
July 18, 2017 - 11:30am
July 1, 2017
Four people were arrested following a search warrant at a residence in the Big Water area in Pillager in the early morning Thursday. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Search warrant leads to 4 arrests in Pillager
July 1, 2017 - 4:00am