Skip to main content
Fergus Falls woman abducted at gunpoint safe; high-risk sex offender in custody: Suspect has history of abducting, raping women
'This is not the only tape': Michael Avenatti says there are more secret recordings of Trump
He escapes the Trader Joe's shooting, then stays to help others survive
Poll: Americans give Trump negative marks for Helsinki performance
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
Grimsley, Gibson, Springer and Heittola Promoted at CTC
Crosslake couple has the 'Jitterz' - Ice cream, coffee shop opens in former Chocolate Ox location
Cattlemen at heart:Creativity gives next generation of farmers a boost
Testimony time extended for Minnesota ban on fall fertilizer rule
place a business brief
Curious Twins give 'bullpenning' a whirl in their minor league system
Late first-half surge propels Loons past LAFC
Harvick prevails in New Hampshire for 6th win of season
Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano dies at 56
Butera's inside-the-park homer lifts Royals to sweep of Twins
Athlete of the Week
Swift: It's a dog's life for Kita, my needy pooch
Guest Opinion: CLC Connection: Helping to advance Minnesota's workforce
Reader Opinion: The cost of smoking
Reader Opinion: Klang's education is impressive
Reader Opinion: Make 'America' Great Again
Send Your Opinion
Bowfest, a 3D archery event near Duluth, aims to be a big draw
Lake trout nirvana found on northern Saskatchewan fishing trip
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: The Dreaded Kamatsi Squirrel
Seeking open country upon re-entry
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Area Dining: Ironton's Rib joint back in fashion
Food show highlights trendy foods you'll soon be seeing everywhere
5 food-safety slips that can ruin summer cookouts
Five myths about pizza
In Minnesota's woods, researchers take aim at ticks
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Where do doves released at weddings go? They can live happily ever after.
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' director James Gunn fired by Disney over old, offensive tweets
School of Rock
Special Events - July 19
BHS to present '12 Angry Jurors'
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Thank you from the bottom of our hearts!
Steve & Suzette Budahn
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Jim & Carole
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Anton L. "Tony" Mogensen
Julius Clifford Matson
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
July 20, 2018
Food preservation classes in August and September help gardeners keep their harvest longer
LITTLE FALLS—With the local food harvest season in full swing, Sprout is providing learning opportunities in partnership with University...
July 20, 2018 - 12:30pm
July 15, 2018
Harvest dinner to feature local food producers
LITTLE FALLS—The second annual Summer Harvest Dinner will celebrate the tastes of the season with local farmers as the community is invited...
July 15, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 3, 2018
CWC 4-H hosts 'Party with a Purpose'
LITTLE FALLS—Crow Wing County 4-H will host a "Party with a Purpose" event 6-8 p.m. July 17 at Sprout in Little Falls. The party will raise funds for the youth development programs of 4-H, which deliver quality, research-based content that nurtures positive partnerships between...
July 3, 2018 - 8:30am
June 16, 2018
4-H to host 'Party with a Purpose'
LITTLE FALLS—Crow Wing County 4-H will host a "Party with a Purpose" fundraiser 6-8 p.m. Sunday, July 17, to raise money for youth development in the area. The event is sponsored by Sprout, ArtPlace America and the Region Five Development Commission. It will feature traditional...
June 16, 2018 - 5:30am
June 5, 2018
Sprout launches crowdfunding campaign for mobile market
LITTLE FALLS—A social crowdfunding campaign for the Sprout Mobile Market launched Friday, June 1, through a Minnesota-based online platform,...
June 5, 2018 - 10:00am
May 24, 2018
Puttin' on The Mitts: Mystery ingredients? Challenge accepted
Anyone who's ever watched "Chopped" knows what a challenging mix of ingredients participating chefs are expected to concoct dishes from—in...
May 24, 2018 - 4:47pm
May 18, 2018
Iron Range Eatery chef claims 'Minced' crown: Cooking competition raises funds for mobile food market
LITTLE FALLS—Combining yucca root, papaya and prickly pear into a judge-pleasing entree would be difficult in any instance, but try doing...
May 18, 2018 - 6:00am
April 25, 2018
'Minced' cooking competition to feature local chefs
LITTLE FALLS—A culinary cook-off in May will pit three central Minnesota chefs against each other in a kitchen showdown. Representing their...
April 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
March 8, 2018
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith's staff to discuss regional impact Of Farm Bill March 8 in Little Falls
LITTLE FALLS—On Thursday, March 8, the staff of U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., will be in Little Falls to meet with regional farm, business, education, financial, and economic development leaders to discuss Minnesota's priorities in the five-year Farm Bill soon to be debated...
March 8, 2018 - 1:30am
March 7, 2018
Workshop to explore digital marketing, social media for small farms
LITTLE FALLS—Growers are invited to learn about using digital marketing and social media to sell their farm's products 7:30-9 p.m. March 20 at Sprout, 609 13th Ave. NE, Door 8, Little Falls. Most customers spend 20 hours each week on the internet and social media—so growers...
March 7, 2018 - 10:30am
February 22, 2018
Sprout joins farms observing Community Supported Agriculture Day
LITTLE FALLS—National Community Supported Agriculture Day is Friday.
February 22, 2018 - 12:30pm
January 30, 2018
SFA meeting set in Little Falls
LITTLE FALLS—Central Minnesota's farmers and local food ambassadors are invited to the Sustainable Farming Association Central Chapter annual meeting Feb. 24 at Sprout in Little Falls. The meeting begins with a breakfast social at 8 a.m. in the Sprout kitchens and then a meeting...
January 30, 2018 - 2:30pm
Sprout workshop on vegetables set
LITTLE FALLS—Joan Olson of Prairie Drifter Farm will present a workshop for people to learn the basics to scale up their vegetable operations from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 20 in the classroom at Sprout in Little Falls.
January 30, 2018 - 1:30pm
January 24, 2018
Performing Arts - Jan. 25
AITKIN McNasty band McNasty Brass Band to perform, 7 p.m. Feb. 1, Aitkin High School auditorium. Cost of admission is $5. BRAINERD Buckets and Tap Shoes Brothers Rick and Andy Ausland of Buckets and Tap Shoes, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, as part of the...
January 24, 2018 - 9:24pm
January 17, 2018
Performing Arts - Jan. 18
AITKIN McNasty band McNasty Brass Band to perform, 7 p.m. Feb. 1, Aitkin High School auditorium. Cost of admission is $5. BRAINERD Buckets and Tap Shoes Brothers Rick and Andy Ausland of Buckets and Tap Shoes, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26, Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, as part of...
January 17, 2018 - 10:05pm