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Brainerd Lofts hosts open house, tours with Destination Downtown contest
Pequot Lakes Business of the Year: Snap Fitness/Hopkins Health & Wellness wins honor
The Pinke Post: Keeping the faith in the future of farming
Minnesota farmer suing the state charged after products test high for THC
How teens can capitalize on the tight job market for summer jobs
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Motorsports: Hefty purses await Stock/Super Stock racers during Bracket Drag Racing Series weekend at BIR
Basketball: Area 8th graders win title
Legion Baseball: Brainerd splits with Rogers
Area Legion Baseball: Swenson pitches Pillager to win
Three 3-run innings lift Red Sox past Twins
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Reader Opinion: Tour of Lakes a success
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Rescuing a raptor: Neighbors, volunteers return eaglet to nest
Dokken: Read and heed aquatic nuisance species and aquatic invasive species laws — everywhere you travel
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Horns are growing on young people's skulls. Phone use is to blame, research suggests
Police called it a meth-fueled attack squirrel. An Alabama fugitive says it's his beloved pet.
'Play for Patrick' screenings slated Thursday at Eagle View
Lost Italian: Delicious and nutritious, celebrate our agricultural superfood with Edamame Pesto
Wayback Wednesday: Deadly Fergus Falls "Great Cyclone" happened 100 years ago this week
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'This Is It': Scotty McCreery to take Lakes Jam stage June 28
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Lawsuit: Carrie Underwood, NFL stole 'Sunday Night Football' theme
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This Was Brainerd - June 20
Nisswa Lions event raises $19,000 to fight diabetes. White Cane Drive is June 22
Explore Music! kids camp opens registration
This Was Brainerd - June 19
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On the Fly: Twitter feed
April 11, 2019
What's in a name? The battle over alternative meat, milk and rice labeling rages on
If you've had any "almond drink" lately, you might have noticed that there's a semantics battle happening among America's food producers, politicians...
April 11, 2019 - 10:51am
February 24, 2019
Tech Savvy: Pixel 3 offers a more flexible, evolving direction for the smartphone
Holding the Pixel 3 in the palm of your hand is a slick experience—high gloss, smooth glass composite exterior—which is to say little...
February 24, 2019 - 9:00am
January 4, 2019
TSA opting for a friendlier look with floppy-eared dogs
The dogs deployed by the Transportation Security Administration at airports nationwide use their noses to sniff out explosives and contraband....
January 4, 2019 - 10:43am
December 10, 2018
The 5-day Independent Television Festival is moving to Duluth
DULUTH — A festival that could bring representatives from the likes of Netflix, HBO, Writers Guild of America and Bravo will be held in Duluth next fall. The 14th annual Independent Television Festival is scheduled for Oct. 9-13, 2019, and is a space for writers to show off independently...
December 10, 2018 - 5:52pm
Woman brings 'emotional support' squirrel on plane. That doesn't fly with Frontier
Just nutty: Frontier Airlines Flight 1612 was emptied of its human passengers so authorities could remove a woman who refused to fly without...
October 10, 2018 - 12:59pm
October 8, 2018
Christopher Columbus and the potato that changed the world
It was a small round object sent around the planet, and it changed the course of human history. Call it "Spudnik." It was a potato. On Columbus...
October 8, 2018 - 11:26am
October 4, 2018
Beyond 'no means no': Talking to teenage boys about sexual consent
WASHINGTON - A mile east from the U.S. Capitol, on the eve of the hearing that would transfix a nation, 17-year-old Hollis Howe sliced his steak...
October 4, 2018 - 5:09pm
September 29, 2018
Handcrafted history: Resort brings sustainable renovations to Iron Range lodging
BIWABIK, Minn.—Shawn Callahan had quit his mechanical engineering job in the Twin Cities and just returned from a backpacking trip in South...
September 29, 2018 - 8:26am
September 24, 2018
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
DULUTH, Minn—Since he turned 50, Scott Thompson has tried to stay on top of his water intake. He drinks two to three glasses before his...
September 24, 2018 - 8:25pm
September 2, 2018
Native American jingle dresses connect dance, art, history
TOWER, Minn. — The dress talked as Abbi Zapata bumped her feet across the floor. It was a gentle sound, as rhythmic as ice shards moving...
September 2, 2018 - 5:58am
August 26, 2018
Duluth gamers take first place at board game competition
DULUTH — They just wanted to win one game, but two Duluthians got more than they bargained for. Early August. Indianapolis. Gen Con, the longest-running gaming convention in North America. Keith Miller and Craig Olsen took first place competing in popular board game Axis & Allies....
August 26, 2018 - 6:00am
August 12, 2018
Minnesotans caught in the act of kindness at WE Fest
DETROIT LAKES—For Minnesotans, digging a stranger's car out of a snowbank is standard procedure. They would rarely second guess it. For...
August 12, 2018 - 9:20am
August 10, 2018
Commentary: Wisdom in the woods, the joy of trail talk
I see the couple up ahead on the trail. It's early morning in one of Duluth's trail-rich parks. I know who they are. It's Jan and Larry. Birders....
August 10, 2018 - 4:07pm
July 21, 2018
Seeking open country upon re-entry
I headed north with the moonroof and both windows open. I was in no particular hurry. We had been away for more than a week, and I was savoring...
July 21, 2018 - 7:34am
July 4, 2018
The land of milk and money: Dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Phillip Rotz fears for his family's future in dairy farming. His small 55-cow farm, Twin Oaks Dairy south of Detroit...
July 4, 2018 - 3:10pm