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May 24, 2019
Brainerd High School seniors Amy Ulanowski (left) and Kealy Johnson (right) pose with Kiwanis President Alex Kuhn after receiving Key Club scholarships. Submitted photo
Kiwanis announces Key Club scholarship winners
12 hours 1 min ago
BHS seniors receive scholarships
15 hours 31 min ago
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Toss your cap, it's graduation day! 5 things to remember after high school graduation
16 hours 51 min ago
Nisswa first graders Miles (front row left), Vincent, Hallie, William, Elizabeth, (back row left), Elizabeth, William, Ally, and Ellie sing “God Bless America” Thursday, May 23, at the groundbreaking celebration for the expansion and remodeling of the Nisswa Elementary School. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch

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Brainerd Public Schools: Ground officially broken at Nisswa Elementary
18 hours 1 min ago
May 23, 2019
Tom Blackburn (left), son of Hall of Fame inductee the late Quintus Blackburn, shares a laugh with the other two 2019 inductees Kevin Thesing and  Steve Clough after the ceremony. The men were honored during the Brainerd High School Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame Wednesday, May 22, at Forestview Middle School in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
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Brainerd Public Schools: Blackburn, Clough, Thesing earn Hall of Fame spots
May 23, 2019 - 1:00pm
Brainerd Superintendent of Schools Laine Larson speaks Tuesday, May 21, at the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Baxter Elementary School in Baxter. Spelling out Baxter are sign holders Addelyn Bender, Greta King, Falan Dobis, Kaylin Vesely, Carver Clough, Abi Wind, Colin Dumphy, Asher Knoblauch, Lily Borders, Sam Manecke, Kennedy Christenson and Molly Flaten. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Video play button
Brainerd Public Schools: Construction now underway for new Baxter Elementary
May 23, 2019 - 12:00pm
Harrison students Paige Skoglund (left), Rylee Hoppe, Emmy Yaunick, Vanessa Maggiore, Blake Brenny, Brayden Richardson, Jenna Dambowy and Harmony Blomberg hold posters that spell Harrison while Laine Larson, superintendent of Brainerd Public Schools, addresses the crowd in the school gymnasium. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
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Brainerd Public Schools: Public celebrates Harrison groundbreaking
May 23, 2019 - 10:00am
May 22, 2019
Minnesota State system to pay $1.9M in unpaid wages to faculty
May 22, 2019 - 6:41pm
Brainerd FFA officers for 2019-20 are Alexis Schroer (first row, left), Emelia Hinrichs, Keyahna Kurilla, Taylor Rudunz, Olivia Ostrowski (back, left), Simon Nelson, Lea Krueger, Annie Loss. Submitted Photo
Brainerd FFA installs new officers, announces awards
May 22, 2019 - 2:00pm
May 21, 2019
In this photo shared on state Sen. Carla Nelson’s Facebook page, Rochester teacher hold signs at a rally at the state Capitol urging funding increases for public E-12 education. The vulgar tone of the signs has prompted criticism of the teachers’ judgment.
Rochester teachers' signs get social media blowback
May 21, 2019 - 8:00pm
Region Five teachers honored at Sourcewell
May 21, 2019 - 9:30am
Girls invited to Girls Empowerment Institute at CLC
May 21, 2019 - 4:30am
May 20, 2019
St. Paul teacher recorded using racial slur at school quits
May 20, 2019 - 3:46pm
May 19, 2019
Those honored included the following area educators (l to r, top row): Kay Sawyer, Pine River-Backus Public School; Matt Ingman, Pequot Lakes Middle School; Janna Blanski, Crosslake Community School; (l to r, bottom row) Jon Thorson, Pequot Lakes High School; Cheri Lemberg, Pine River-Backus Elementary School, and Michele Zeidler, Eagle View Elementary School.
Area educators honored as Educators of Excellence
May 19, 2019 - 4:00am
May 17, 2019
Graduating students from the Career and Technical programs participate in a commencement ceremony Thursday, May 16, at Central Lakes College.  Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Central Lakes College: 900 CLC graduates receive diplomas
May 17, 2019 - 11:00am