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House 'complete loss' after fire in Backus
House is ‘complete loss’ after fire in Backus
Curiosity paves path for Hunts' legacy of innovation and giving. Brainerd Lakes Chamber celebrates CRMC and Jack Pine Brewery
Michael Cohen sentenced to 3 years for crimes committed while working for Trump
Up they go: Crow Wing County ends 8-year streak of reduced taxes
Growing On 2018 helps farmers market crops in difficult times
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
Congress' $867 billion farm bill is out. Here's what's in it.
Tobacco farmers already switching to hemp, may look at cannabis
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Swans of the Season
Report: Eagles QB Wentz could be out remainder of season
Several Gophers football players to be suspended for bowl game
Danecdotes: Fearless leader: Lane assumes role as Patriots' anchor
13 PL athletes on Warrior alpine team
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Opinion: Will anybody care when you die?
Reader Opinion: Religious displays
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Swans of the Season
Hawk shot with arrow euthanized at U of M Raptor Center
Skiing With Dad
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
102-year-old woman skydives to raise awareness for the disease that killed her daughter
Clergy View: Don't fret over halos
Church News - Dec. 7
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
Simple breathing technique can enhance your calm
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
States differ on favorite Hallmark holiday movies. What do you think were the favorites in ND, SD and Minn.?
Longtime Star Tribune movie critic resigns following plagiarism allegations
Michelle Obama coming to St. Paul as part of ‘Becoming’ book tour
The 5-day Independent Television Festival is moving to Duluth
5 ancient beauty tricks we’re still using today
Her Voice Magazine
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November 29, 2018
CLC receives award for excellence in student voter engagement
Central Lakes College received a silver seal award for achieving a student voting rate between 60-69 percent at the first-ever ALL IN Campus...
November 29, 2018 - 8:00am
November 26, 2018
With Maine opting for ranked-choice voting, is Minnesota and others to follow?
How often does it come down to a choice weighed "between the lesser of two evils" in American politics? Maybe that's something of a hyperbolic...
November 26, 2018 - 5:09pm
November 11, 2018
Reader Opinion: Ready to Serve
I'm extremely grateful for this incredible opportunity to serve Crow Wing County as your next< Sheriff. My family and I enjoyed meeting so many wonderful people during the campaign. Whether it was at a parade, door knocking, the fair, or at community events—the outpouring of...
November 11, 2018 - 8:30am
November 9, 2018
Reader Opinion: Excited to serve
With the election results presenting a clear opportunity for me to serve—I am humbled and very, very thankful for the trust and vote of confidence Baxter residents have placed in me. I expect many challenges and opportunities for growth, personally and professionally. I vow...
November 9, 2018 - 7:30am
November 7, 2018
Brainerd School Board: Incumbents Haglin, Nelson retain seats; Black Lance joins
Incumbents Tom Haglin and Ruth Nelson will both return to the Brainerd School Board in 2019. First-timer Charles Black Lance, a district parent,...
November 7, 2018 - 7:00am
Manhattan Beach: Mayoral race ends in tie
Incumbent Manhattan Beach Mayor Paul Allen and his opponent, Kevin Larson, tied in the mayoral election Tuesday, Nov. 6. "It looks like we definitely...
November 7, 2018 - 6:00am
November 4, 2018
It’s in the mail: More than 50 political mailers in two months — a view from a swing district mailbox
PAUL — Residents of swing political districts are again seeing their mailboxes clogged with political messages trying to influence their votes.The...
November 4, 2018 - 7:56pm
Election Day: Cast your votes Tuesday
The general election is Tuesday, Nov. 6, where residents who haven't already voted early will find most of their polling locations open from...
November 4, 2018 - 6:00am
October 27, 2018
Legislative candidate forum set Monday in Brainerd
Learn more about the candidates running for Minnesota state representative in Districts 9A, 10A and 10B at a candidate forum at 6:30 p.m. Monday,...
October 27, 2018 - 8:00am
October 26, 2018
Rally against money in politics set
A rally against excessive money in politics will take place Saturday, Oct. 27, at Gregory Park in Brainerd. Brainerd Lakes Area Move to Amend volunteers sponsored the event to make their opinions regarding corporate power and democracy heard. All local national and state candidates...
October 26, 2018 - 10:30am
October 23, 2018
Pequot Lakes School Board forum is Oct. 25
A Pequot Lakes School Board candidate forum will take place at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, in the high school auditorium. Incumbents Brandon...
October 23, 2018 - 8:00am
October 21, 2018
Crosslake forum is Tuesday at school
The Crosslake mayor and city council candidate forum is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Crosslake Community School. Meet the candidates,...
October 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 20, 2018
'All the tools they need': Data drives Republicans in 8th District race
DULUTH — Consider for a moment the possibilities that a majority of people in the 8th Congressional District 1) don't approve of government-run...
October 20, 2018 - 6:52pm
Voter's Guide: Wadena County
Wadena County Commissioner, District 5 Jon Kangas Age: 59. Occupation: Self-employed carpenter from 1997-2016. Public office experience: Menahga...
October 20, 2018 - 6:30pm
October 19, 2018
Peterson, Hughes clash in Minnesota 7th Congressional District debate
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Rep. Collin Peterson and his challenger Dave Hughes clashed over the Republican tax cuts' role in driving up the federal...
October 19, 2018 - 5:56pm