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Brainerd City Council members discuss matters at their meeting Tuesday, Feb. 19, at city hall. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: Council sets priorities for 2019 legislative session
4 hours 47 min ago
Brainerd Public Utilities Commission to meet
5 hours 17 min ago
A preliminary plan from architect Douglas Oldham shows the potential layout for a new development in Baxter south of Baxter Village. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Baxter City Council: Council considers 'green' parking lot for Baxter Village
5 hours 47 min ago
Eric Heald from Squegee Squad shovels off snow before ice dams are melted on a house in Stillwater, Minn., on Feb. 27, 2014. Ice dams are a problem and the Squeegee Squad of South St. Paul has doubled its workers and bought more steam machines to handle the hundreds of calls flooding in. (Pioneer Press: Jean Pieri)
Ice dams are a scourge. What can you do to get your home ready?
5 hours 48 min ago
Jerry Kill. speaking at the 15th annual U of M Golf Event at Cragun’s Legacy Courses in Brainerd in 2015, was named Southern Illinois athletic director on Thursday, Feb. 14. Forum News Service file photo
LISTEN: Former Gophers coach Kill rips current coach Fleck
6 hours 2 min ago
PGA golfer Steve Stricker is seen at the Sony Open in Hawaii on Jan. 11. He was named the U.S. Ryder Cup captain. Brian Spurlock / USA TODAY Sports
Stricker says communication key to his strategy as U.S. Ryder Cup captain
6 hours 26 min ago
Forestview Middle School seventh-grader Hannah Moddes pauses Tuesday, Feb. 19, before she says "cool" when Katie Embree of Sourcewell in Staples tells her she is going to Washington, D.C. Hannah competed in the regional spelling bee and won, advancing her to the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee May 26-31 in Washington, D.C. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  video/galleryplay button
Brainerd 7th-grader wins trip to Washington to compete in national spelling bee: Hannah Moddes outlasts 30 students winning regional bee
6 hours 47 min ago
Hockey: Section 6-1A standings
7 hours 17 min ago
The 100-foot-tall fire tower in Pequot Lakes was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2017 and has been on the National Historic Lookout Register since 1993. The tower is on a 40-acre parcel of land, which was also included in the October purchase of the tower for a dollar by Crow Wing County from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Submitted photo
Crow Wing County plans to buy land next to historic fire tower
7 hours 47 min ago
Reader Opinion: Election
8 hours 17 min ago
Students walk through the halls of Brainerd High School between classes. School administrators recently increased security measures in the building. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Brainerd High School updates security measures
8 hours 47 min ago
Chef's Hat: For a fast, easy, healthy dish, try salmon
8 hours 47 min ago
Our Opinion: Mother Nature has a wicked sense of humor
9 hours 17 min ago
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
9 hours 47 min ago
Men and Boys Wild Game Potluck set Feb. 22 in Pequot Lakes
10 hours 17 min ago