After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.
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Brainerd police PROPERTY DAMAGE — A report at 10:13 a.m. Saturday that the plywood cover on the water fountain at Gregory Park, 424 N. Fifth St., was damaged. DISTURBANCE — A report at 1:09 p.m. Sunday of a disturbance in the parking lot at the 400 block of Eighth Avenue Northeast involving several people. Officers arrived and people denied arguing. A report at 9:11 p.m. Saturday of three juveniles knocking on windows and rattling doors at the 700 block of 28th Street Southeast.
Baxter woman injured Friday in 2-vehicle accident BAXTER — A 41-year-old Baxter woman was injured after a two-vehicle accident at 5:17 p.m. Friday on Knollwood Drive and Foley Road in Baxter, reported the Baxter Police Department. Stacy Sanganoo was taken to Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd where she was treated and released. The second driver, Jeffrey K. Smith, 70, Baxter, was not injured.
What takes so long? When you call the Brainerd dog catcher, it takes days before they come and they’re dangerous animals. I just don’t understand it. Don’t they get paid? They’re big, dangerous animals and nobody shows up. Vox Pop, voice of the people, publishes Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Submissions are limited to 100 words. To phone in a comment, call (218) 855-5888 and leave a message. To e-mail a comment, write to firstname.lastname@example.org . Comments, which must meet the newspaper’s standards of fairness and good taste, may be edited for clarity, length and libel.
Weather drawing by Madeleine Archer of Mrs. Ranwieler’s first-grade class at St. Francis School.
Jake Lambrecht was named the Little Falls Flyers most valuable player and the Granite Ridge Conference linebacker of the year. Lambrecht, Matt Valentine, Jordan Petrone and Spencer Fenske were named...
MADISON, Wis. – University of Nebraska Omaha right winger Josh Archibald has been named the Red Baron WCHA Rookie of the Week for Nov. 15. Archibald produced back-to-back multiple-point games to help the Mavericks earn three of four points in a conference road series at Bemidji State last weekend. A 5-10, 170-pound freshman from Brainerd, Archibald contributed two goals and two assists for four points to tie for the team lead in scoring in the series, earned a +5 plus/minus rating, and fired five shots on goal. Last Friday (Nov.
GRAND RAPIDS — Lindsey Ross posted 21 points, but the Itasca Vikings rallied for a 58-55 non-division victory over the Central Lakes College Raiders Tuesday. Nikki Pearson collected 10 points...
GRAND RAPIDS — Defense wins championships and it certainly wins non-divisional games. That was the case Tuesday at the Central Lakes College Raiders corralled the Itasca Vikings to secure an 81-52 victory. Thirteen different Raiders scored led by post players Maurice Hernandez’s 18 points and Kevin Kuefler’s 15 points and nine rebounds. “We shot well from the free throw line and shot from the field pretty well,” said Raiders head coach Jim Russell. “The main key was our defense.
Central Lakes College may not have a skill position player like Jontel Clayton of Iowa Central Community College. But the Raiders have a top-shelf group of players who hope to secure the program’s first bowl win in three years when CLC plays Iowa Central in the Graphic Edge Bowl on Sunday at the UNI Dome in Cedar Falls. Through the regular season (9 games), CLC quarterback Carson Wessinger completed 91 of 166 passes (54.8 percent) for 1,043 yards and 14 TDs with 13 interceptions. Ryan Tri is CLC’s top receiver with 19 catches for 236 yards and four scores.
Maybe Greg Medeck and the Central Lakes College Raiders should consider taking time off more often. The Raiders haven’t played since Oct. 22 when they lost to Ridgewater 26-14 in the final game of the regular season, a defeat that knocked them out of the state playoffs. Since that game CLC has moved up to No.