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Idaho crash kills Baxter woman, injures Aitkin man
February 20, 2019 - 5:00am
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Bring it on: Record snowfall for February within reach
February 20, 2019 - 3:00am
Reader Opinion: Incomplete plan
February 20, 2019 - 2:30am
Brainerd Warriors Nick Hastings and Eric Pohlkamp celebrate after Pohlkamp scored the winning goal Tuesday, Feb. 19,  over the Bemidji Lumberjacks at Essentia Health Sports Center. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Video play button
Boys Hockey: Late goal caps Warriors' rally. Brainerd survives Bemidji's quarterfinal upset bid
February 20, 2019 - 2:00am
Officials will monitor ice and flooding conditions through the week and weekend. If conditions require, further restrictions or closures will be implemented and enforced.
Sheriff restricts traffic on lake ice for upcoming Eelpout Festival
February 20, 2019 - 7:00am
Reader Opinion: Helping the billionaires
February 20, 2019 - 5:30am
Thomas Kunkel hit the game-winner with .01 to give the Little Falls Flyers a 59-57 win over Detroit Lakes in a Section 8-3A matchup. Robert Williams / Detroit Lakes Sports
Area Boys Basketball: Verndale victorious in double OT
February 20, 2019 - 1:00am
Michael Miller
February 19, 2019 - 9:43pm
Area Girls Basketball: Patriots defend home court over Pillager
February 19, 2019 - 11:45pm
Burnie Dybvik and Augusta Welsh at Carl Anderson's original Office Supply on South 7th St., behind Carlson Clothing. 1939-1940. Source: 'Out of the Woods, A Pictorial History of The Brainerd Lakes Area', Published by The Brainerd Daily Dispatch. Copyright 1994.
This Was Brainerd - Feb. 20
February 20, 2019 - 3:30am
Attorney general nominee William Barr speaks during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday. Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
Trump puts new attorney general in an awkward position from the start
February 19, 2019 - 9:55pm
Four Legionnaires' disease cases linked to Crookston hotel
February 19, 2019 - 3:37pm
Eryk Haapajoki (left) hugs Alex Haapajoki Sunday, Feb. 17, at Brainerd High School as part of the making of a promotional video for Smiles for Jake, a suicide prevention organization inspired by suicide death of 16-year-old Jake Haapajoki, Eryk's son. The community was invited to take part by giving each other hugs, smiles and high fives. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video play button
Smiles for Jake movement moves forward: Set to launch Thursday
February 19, 2019 - 5:00am
Boys Basketball: Road woes continue for Warriors
February 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Shirley Mae Daniels
February 19, 2019 - 9:43pm

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