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Theodore Roosevelt campaigning in Yonkers, N.Y., Oct 17, 1912. Library of Congress.
'We stand at Armageddon': Teddy Roosevelt's improbable third-party presidential campaign
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Computer classes set at Brainerd library
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Rollover crash injures Brainerd man
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on January 23, 2019.  Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
House Democrats set Tuesday vote on overturning Trump emergency declaration
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Genealogy conference set March 16
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Wishful thinking! Weather drawing by Rylee Hoppe of Mrs. Meyer’s third-grade class at Harrison Elementary School. Click on the image to view the entire drawing.
Weather Drawing: Wishful thinking!
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Deputies respond to dog shot to death: Video on Facebook allegedly shows incident
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Recently appointed Commissioner Sarah Strommen stopped by the Northland Arboretum Thursday, Feb. 21, to meet with local shareholders -- a meeting centered on promoting local water access, as well as measures to combat aquatic invasive species. She noted Chronic Wasting Disease also loomed large in discussions. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
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DNR boss: Beefed up funding for water management, CWD prevention
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Front row, l -r: A. Francis and M. Neumann. 2nd row: M. Buffington, A. Mixer, N. Neumann, K. Sundstrom, Z. Bauer, S. Gardiner, G. Bonfig, I. Loukota, A. Sommerness, E. Grove and S. Veit. 3rd row: C. Bahr, T. Franze, D. Maschhoff, K. Newton, L. Eastwood, H. Allen, E. Blaeser, H. Johnson and A. Sewald-Olson. Back row: I. Bittner, J. Johanneck, A. Ristow, M. Blaeser, L. Besler, D. Dischinger, R. Horsman, S. Littman and M. Pierson.
Pequot Lakes speech team takes first in Staples, Brainerd
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Crash injures 2 near Brainerd
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Construction begins on the new Northern Minnesota Railroad Heritage Association building in Crosslake. Submitted photo.
Construction underway in Crosslake for model railroad museum building
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February 21, 2019
Megan Lee Kafer
Minnesota mom pleads guilty to harming toddler: Boy was intentionally starved to get more medical attention
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An American flag hangs on a barn in Oconomowoc, Wis., Nov. 6, 2018.  (Tim Gruber/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Tips for better conversations across political divides
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Roger Stone in December 2018. Bloomberg photo by Al Drago.
Judge bars Stone from publicly talking about federal case after photo post
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Beth Hannan, center, wearing a blue nametag for Democrats, and Emily Helgeson, right, with a red nametag for Republicans, listen to a presenter at the Better Angels meeting at the Inver Glen Library in Inver Grove Heights Jan. 26. The group encourages conversations between liberals and conservatives. Bob Shaw / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Seeking civility in civil discourse: Group facilitates conversation across party lines
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