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Former Lake Park, Minn., police chief found dead after hunting-related incident
Brainerd Parks and Rec to host coloring contest
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
Chad Schwendeman Takes Top International Honors
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Racing: BIR owner dies in boating accident
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WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
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Stan Lee, creator of superheroes, dies at 95
Young Authors Conference is Nov. 13 in Staples
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November 2, 2018
Area Volleyball: Pine River-Backus repeats as North Subsection 5-1A champ
LITTLE FALLS—Alyssa Semmler and Gabby Rainwater combined for 29 kills as the North B No. 1 Pine River-Backus Tigers defeated North A No....
November 2, 2018 - 9:00am
October 30, 2018
Area Volleyball: PR-Backus advances to North Subsection 5-1A final
AITKIN—Bailey Wynn hammered 21 kills in a 3-0 win for the North B top-seeded Pine River-Backus Tigers over North A No. 3 Braham in the North Subsection 5-1A semifinals Tuesday, Oct. 30. Class 1A's fifth-ranked Tigers rolled to 25-8, 25-10 wins in the first two sets behind 15...
October 30, 2018 - 9:24pm
October 28, 2018
Area Volleyball: Hornets finish 4th in state tournament
ROSEMOUNT—The Lake Region Christian Hornets were defeated 3-1 by the Owatonna Sabres for third place in the Minnesota Association of Christian Schools State Tournament Saturday, Oct. 27. The Hornets lost the first two games 25-13 and 25-21 before regrouping to take the third...
October 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
October 27, 2018
High School Volleyball: Brained stuffs Becker in 8-3A quarterfinals
For the second straight year, the Brainerd Warriors have won their first match in the Section 8-5A tournament. Now the challenge is to win...
October 27, 2018 - 2:00am
Area Volleyball: Pequot, PRB win in 3
Pequot Lakes 3, Perham 0 PEQUOT LAKES—Lydia Hubbard slammed 10 kills for the No. 2 Pequot Lakes Patriots as they defeated the No. 3 Perham...
October 27, 2018 - 1:00am
October 26, 2018
Area Volleyball: Pequot Lakes shuts out C-I in South Subsection 8-2A
PEQUOT LAKES—Kate Bolz-Andolshek knocked down 11 kills and Rita Ganley totaled 18 set assists as No. 2-seeded Pequot Lakes defeated No. 7 Crosby-Ironton 3-0 in the South Subsection 8-2A quarterfinals Thursday, Oct. 25. Britt Kratochvil posted 10 digs for the Patriots who defeated...
October 26, 2018 - 1:30am
October 25, 2018
Area Volleyball: Hilltoppers end Aitkin's season
DULUTH—Kiaja Davies knocked down 14 kills and had four blocks for the No. 6 Aitkin Gobblers, who saw their season come to an end in a 3-1 loss to the No. 3 Duluth Marshall Hilltoppers in the opening round of the Section 7-2A tournament Wednesday, Oct. 24. After dropping their...
October 25, 2018 - 9:00pm
October 23, 2018
High School Volleyball: Warriors hope to continue record-breaking year in postseason
After receiving one of the highest, if not the highest, postseason seed in program history, the Brainerd Warriors hope to justify that distinction...
October 23, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 19, 2018
Area Volleyball: Verndale's Molly Brownlow reaches 1,000 digs
UNDERWOOD—Senior libero Molly Brownlow recorded her 1,000th career dig and finished with 53 digs for the Verndale Pirates, who went 2-2 at the Underwood Tournament Thursday, Oct. 18. The Pirates won their first two matches defeating both Wheaton and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg...
October 19, 2018 - 2:00am
October 17, 2018
Area Volleyball: Flyers shutout in regular season finale
Albany 3, Little Falls 0 ALBANY—Kerstin Knopik knocked down nine kills and Madelyn VanRisseghem added seven more for the Little Falls Flyers who closed out their regular season with a 3-0 loss to the Albany Huskies in a Granite Ridge Conference match Tuesday, Oct. 16. Albany...
October 17, 2018 - 11:00pm
Area Volleyball: Semmler records 1,000th career kill in PR-B victory
PINE RIVER—Alyssa Semmler recorded her 1,000th career kill and finished with 11 kills for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in a 3-0 victory over Walker-Hackensack-Akeley in a Northland Conference match Tuesday, Oct. 16. Class 1A's sixth-ranked Tigers were coming off only their second...
October 17, 2018 - 2:45am
October 16, 2018
Area Volleyball: Gutzman reaches 1,000 digs in C-I win
ISLE—Caitlyn Gutzman recorded 37 digs to reach 1,000th for her career in the Crosby-Ironton Rangers 3-2 win over the Isle Huskies in a...
October 16, 2018 - 1:00am
October 15, 2018
High School Volleyball: Warriors beat PRB to win Big Axe Tournament
BAXTER—Brainerd's Avery Eckman amassed 53 kills and Courtney Russell 37 as the Warriors won five matches and captured the championship...
October 15, 2018 - 2:00am
October 14, 2018
Area Volleyball: Patriots finish 7th at Apple Valley tournament
APPLE VALLEY—The Pequot Lakes Patriots finished seventh in the October Classic by defeating Tracy-Milroy-Balaton 2-0 Saturday, Oct. 13. The Patriots defeated Albert Lea 2-0 but then lost to Clayton, Okla., 2-1 and Zumbrota-Mazeppa 2-0 before securing a 25-10, 25-21 win over...
October 14, 2018 - 9:30pm
October 12, 2018
Area Volleyball: Glenz, Pirates pick off Hornets
VERNDALE—Morgan Glenz recorded 31 kills and 20 digs for the Verndale Pirates in a 3-2 Park Region Conference victory over the Henning Hornets Thursday, Oct. 11. Mardi Ehrmantraut added 37 set assists, 20 digs and six ace serves for the Pirates who have won five straight and...
October 12, 2018 - 12:00am