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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
8 hours 48 min ago
February 19, 2019
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Brainerd High School information night is Feb. 26
February 19, 2019 - 10:00am
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Director's Notes: Enrollment applications being taken
February 19, 2019 - 8:00am
Feb. 18-22 is School Board Recognition Week in Minnesota. Pictured are Brainerd School Board members Charles Black Lance (back left), Reed Campbell, Ruth Nelson, Bob Nystrom, Tom Haglin and board Chair Sue Kern (front right). Also pictured is Superintendent Laine Larson (front left). Submitted Photo
Brainerd celebrates School Board Recognition Week
February 19, 2019 - 7:00am
February 18, 2019
Extra Credit
February 18, 2019 - 11:30am
Brainerd High School senior Maddie Schuld was named this week's Fine Arts Student of the Week for her work in Lincoln-Douglas debate this past season. Schuld has been in debate since seventh grade. Jennifer Kraus / Brainerd Dispatch
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Senior finds debate enjoyable
February 18, 2019 - 10:00am
Genevieve Birkeland (left), Adam Lokken, Matthew Evens and Carly Boggs do a practice run with their robots at St. Francis of the Lakes Catholic School in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Robotics program teaches engineering skills at St. Francis: 2 teams headed to world championship
February 18, 2019 - 7:00am
Echo Journal file photo
Crosslake School: School board sets enrollment limits for 2019-20 school year
February 18, 2019 - 6:00am
February 16, 2019
Brad Dokken
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
February 16, 2019 - 3:02pm
February 15, 2019
Lawmakers returned to the Minnesota State Capitol Jan. 8, 2019, for the reconvening of the Legislature. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Teachers union says Minnesota schools need $4 billion more and the rich should pay
February 15, 2019 - 6:53pm
CLC students earn horticulture scholarships
February 15, 2019 - 12:30pm
3 Minnesota schools to receive fitness center from national Foundation for Governors' Fitness Councils
February 15, 2019 - 4:30am
February 14, 2019
Updates to Forestview Middle School include revamped parent drop-off/pick-up areas and a new secure entrance. Image courtesy of ICS Consulting and Widseth Smith Nolting
Brainerd Public Schools: Board approves updates to drop-off area at Forestview
February 14, 2019 - 5:00am
February 13, 2019
The Brainerd School Board hears from members of the team who developed the policy handbook for usage of Chromebooks that will be distributed to all high school students next year. Team members include Nicole Harmer, Brainerd High School teacher (left); Sarah Porisch, director of technology; Landon Brainerd, BHS teacher; and Logan Svoboda, BHS student. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: High school students to receive Chromebooks next year
February 13, 2019 - 9:00am
Brainerd Public Schools Foundation 2019 scholarships applications open
February 13, 2019 - 7:30am