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June 6, 2019
Amy Gray
Brainerd Family YMCA and Junior Achievement join forces: New pilot program for 4th and 5th graders starts next week at the Y
June 6, 2019 - 8:31am
May 17, 2019
Coming this weekend: That magic moment
May 17, 2019 - 10:30am
May 16, 2019
Crow Wing County Commissioner Paul Koering questions at the Tuesday, May 14, board meeting the county community services department's request to hire a social worker. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County: Koering questions hiring of social worker
May 16, 2019 - 4:28pm
May 12, 2019
Commentary: My Mother's Day wish: That I never have to tell my son, 'You don't have to be the hero'
May 12, 2019 - 11:14am
May 5, 2019
Bridges of Hope Self-Healing Communities Project Co-coordinator Amy Wyant (left), Bridges of Hope Executive Director Kassie Heisserer and Bridges of Hope Self-Healing Communities Project Co-coordinator Tom Gonzalez talk about upcoming plans Bridges of Hope is working on. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch  Videoplay button
Bridges of Hope builds upon community-based initiatives. 'Walk for Hope' in June includes sober walk in northeast Brainerd
May 5, 2019 - 11:00am
May 2, 2019
Joshua McAdams, Noah, and Taylor Bland-Ball. (Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office)
Police took a cancer-stricken toddler from his parents, their supporters call it a 'medical kidnapping'
May 2, 2019 - 12:03pm
April 19, 2019
Plastic Easter eggs. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Easter egg hunts planned in Brainerd lakes area
April 19, 2019 - 11:00am
April 18, 2019
Allison Gildner shows off some of the eggs at her home Wednesday, April 17, that she and her husband Caleb will be hiding this weekend. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Videoplay button
Egg your yard!: Baxter couple hatches plan to hide Easter eggs to raise funds for adoption
April 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 17, 2019
Coming Thursday: Eggs-cellent idea
April 17, 2019 - 4:00pm
April 16, 2019
Reader Opinion: Care for kids
April 16, 2019 - 5:30am
April 14, 2019
Free bicycle safety clinic aims to prevent injuries
April 14, 2019 - 8:30am
Brainerd Family YMCA CEO Shane Riffle advocates bicycling as a health and wellness activity and wants to make Brainerd bike-friendly through a community effort involving Crow Wing Energized, city officials and the Y. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Family YMCA gets rolling with bicycle commuter program
April 14, 2019 - 7:00am
March 29, 2019
Kings of Hearts members Luke Nacey (left), Caleb Hall, Caleb Johnson and Jed Johnson give a check last year to Bridges of Hope Executive Director Kassie Heisserer and Ashley Sweet, operations specialist at Bridges of Hope, to raise awareness about and prevent child abuse. Submitted photo
Brotherhood aims to raise awareness, prevent child abuse
March 29, 2019 - 7:00am
March 28, 2019
Recovering addicts Crystal McCormick (left) of Crosby and Tashya Swenson of Brainerd face and listen Tuesday, March 26, to Crow Wing County Sheriff Scott Goddard at the county board meeting. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
They were high on drugs. Now, they're just grateful to still be alive.
March 28, 2019 - 5:00am
March 20, 2019
STEAM classes set last Tuesday of the month at library
March 20, 2019 - 10:30am