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Pequot Lakes School Board forum is Oct. 25
Award-winning investigative news team to appear at Arrowwood
Rear-end crash send 1 driver to Brainerd hospital
Weather Drawing: Falling leaves
Crash at Baxter intersection sends 2 to hospital
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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Science and Tech
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
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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
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Henry & Leona Stockert
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October 7, 2018
First lawsuits over disabled access to website make their way to Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Echoing a recent trend in other states, for the first time a lawsuit has been filed in Minnesota alleging that websites—in this case, belonging to a county and couple of cities—violate disability law. Much like lawsuits demanding such things as wheelchair...
October 7, 2018 - 2:33pm
September 28, 2018
Brainerd library purchases water bottle filling station
The Minnesota Department of Health awarded the Brainerd Public Library with one of 10 water bottle filling station grants in Minnesota communities....
September 28, 2018 - 1:00pm
September 19, 2018
Crow Wing County historical museum, library gets facelift
Restoration work of the Crow Wing County Historical Society Museum and Research Library in Brainerd, which began this month, is expected to be...
September 19, 2018 - 9:00am
August 29, 2018
Baxter City Council: Taxes, trucks and trails highlight budget talks
BAXTER—For the city of Baxter, it's time to get into the nuts and bolts of it all—with budget talks, budget talks and more budget...
August 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 14, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Board agrees to renovate county museum, library
Commencement of the restoration of the Crow Wing County Historical Society Museum and Research Library in Brainerd could begin as early as September...
July 14, 2018 - 5:00am
March 3, 2018
Cities of Wadena, Detroit Lakes involved in possible 'drive-by' ADA lawsuits
WADENA, Minn.—The cities of Wadena and Detroit Lakes could be the latest victims in what some believe is a 'drive-by' lawsuit. In other...
March 3, 2018 - 2:53pm
February 16, 2018
House passes changes to Americans With Disabilities Act over activists' objections
The House on Thursday passed legislation that would amend the Americans With Disabilities Act over objections from disability rights advocates...
February 16, 2018 - 8:00am
January 3, 2018
Cass County Board: Public hearing set for ADA transition plan
WALKER—The Cass County Board Tuesday set a public hearing for 9 a.m. Feb. 6 at the courthouse in Walker for the highway department's Americans...
January 3, 2018 - 10:30am
Baxter City Council: Rethinking accessibility
BAXTER—Twenty-seven years after the Americans With Disabilities Act, waiting another 20 years before making some areas accessible for people...
December 3, 2017 - 6:00am
November 16, 2017
Baxter seeks input on ADA plan
BAXTER—The city of Baxter is seeking public input and comments on the Americans with Disabilities Act Transition Plan for facilities within the public right of way. Facilities covered by the transition plan include trails, sidewalks, pedestrian curb ramps and traffic control...
November 16, 2017 - 10:30am
August 21, 2017
County highway department to host meeting on accessibility
Crow Wing County will host a public information meeting on its Americans with Disabilities Act transition plan. The event will be 6-8 p.m. Sept. 14 in the large conference room at the Crow Wing County Highway Department, 16589 County Road 142, Brainerd.
August 21, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 23, 2016
Reader Opinion: Handicap accessability
Access to civic life by people with disabilities is a fundamental goal of the Americans with Disabilities Act. To ensure that this goal is met, Title II of the ADA requires state and local government to make their programs and services accessible to persons with disabilities. One...
November 23, 2016 - 4:17pm