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Burritos California Mexican Grill is now open in west Brainerd in the same building as Erbert and Gerbert's on Washington Street. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Biz Buzz: New restaurant planned for downtown Brainerd
February 18, 2017 - 7:53pm
Roger Hegarty
Traffic stop leads to drug arrest
February 17, 2017 - 10:22pm
Minnesota State Patrol officials examine a vehicle involved in a fatal collision Thursday morning on Highway 371 south of Pequot Lakes. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch play button
Crash one of the most tragic scenes authorities have seen
February 17, 2017 - 9:13am
Professor Donn Branstrator holds a core sample taken from the lake floor as it is removed from a hole in the ice on Mille Lacs Lake Thursday. 
Photo courtesy Christine Lee
Core samples from Mille Lacs Lake may explain walleye woes
February 18, 2017 - 8:04pm
Driver dies after semi leaves I-94, strikes trees
February 18, 2017 - 10:47pm
Bernadette A. Finch
February 18, 2017 - 9:17pm
Affinity Plus Baxter staffers  and Polar Plunge team  members “Vincent's Vixens,” Kris Dietz, (left) Kim Paesler, A'Lesha Kuschke, Heather Backstrom and Jacqueline Olson pose with Vincent Stavish, their inspiration at the Baxter Branch of Affinity Plus Friday. The Polar Plunge is scheduled for March 4 at Breezy Point Resort. Contributions from plungers benefit Special Olympics Minnesota. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Their inspiration
February 18, 2017 - 8:10pm
Mary Devine Johnson
Business Notes - Feb. 19
February 18, 2017 - 7:54pm
Mac Eigen (left) and friend Jim having a successful crappie outing. 
Special to the Brainerd Dispatch
Walleyedan: More of everything in Brainerd lakes area
February 18, 2017 - 7:59pm
Brainerd’s Lindsey Booth (11) shoots the puck toward the two Roseau defenders Friday during the Section 8AA championship game held at the Bemidji Community Arena. (Maggi Stivers | Forum News Service)
Girls Hockey: Roseau breaks Warriors' hearts in fourth overtime
February 17, 2017 - 11:50pm
The Crow Wing County Sheriff  Mounted Patrol runs in Marilyn Frenchs’ family, as her daughter and two granddaughters also are members of the Mounted Patrol. The three generations include Tylene Martineau (left), Marilyn French, Shara Martineau and Janessa Kaehler.
Mounted patrol handlers and horses not just for show
February 17, 2017 - 10:12pm
Dancers from the Aitkin jazz dance team leap in the air during the Class 1A state jazz competition Friday at Target Center in Minneapolis. Bill Johnson/Picture Day Pro
Dance Team: Aitkin jazzes up its trophy case
February 17, 2017 - 10:42pm
A Minnesota State Patrol official examines a vehicle involved in a fatal collision Thursday morning on Highway 371 south of Pequot Lakes. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch play button
UPDATED: Head-on crash kills Pequot Lakes man, closes part of Highway 371
February 17, 2017 - 12:12pm
February 18, 2017 - 8:11pm
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Celebrate School Board Recognition Week with us
February 18, 2017 - 8:05pm