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The Forestview Middle School Robotics Team “Space Warriors” competed Sunday, Jan. 20,  in the Minnesota State Regional Competition in St. Paul. The team consisted of Gabbie Wentzek (left, front), Grace Holcomb-Smith, Will Aadland, Layne Danielson (back, left), Grace Ruopp, Lindsey Neifert, Kyle Bursch, Tristyn Arndt, Kyle Duff, Spencer Porter and Brian Stark. Submitted Photo
Forestview robotics team places in regional competition
7 hours 13 min ago
January 17, 2019
Pillager teacher receives hospitality educator of excellence award
January 17, 2019 - 4:30am
January 10, 2019
Sam Jensen
Pillager students nominated for ExCEL, AAA awards
January 10, 2019 - 4:00pm
January 9, 2019
CLC receives award for excellence in student voter engagement
January 9, 2019 - 4:00am
December 31, 2018
With the win on all three questions a certainty, Brainerd School District Superintendent Laine Larson hugs school board member Tom Haglin Tuesday night as the crowd of observers clapped and cheered in the school board meeting room at the Washington Educational Services Building. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
2018 Top 10: No. 1 - Voters approve $205 million referendum to refurbish Brainerd schools
December 31, 2018 - 10:00am
December 27, 2018
Zurina Parker, 5, and Jadika Parker, 7, in Pflugerville, Texas, walk in their neighborhood on March 21 shortly after their school was reopened after being put on lockdown earlier in the day while police searched the nearby Austin home of a bombing suspect. Washington Post photo by Carolyn Van Houten
Numerous school lockdowns are traumatizing kids
December 27, 2018 - 8:10am
December 26, 2018
Cass County 4-H clubs visit the Brainerd Curling Club.
4-Hers hit the ice at curling club
December 26, 2018 - 8:00am
December 15, 2018
House Democrats elected Rep. Melissa Hortman to the position of Minnesota House Speaker Thursday, Nov. 8, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota legislative leaders strike early deal, set up a clash on key issues
December 15, 2018 - 7:53am
November 29, 2018
CLC receives award for excellence in student voter engagement
November 29, 2018 - 8:00am
November 26, 2018
The first batch of "talking bananas" Stacey Truman decorated in October 2018.  Stacey Truman
This school cafeteria manager has gone bananas, and the kids love it
November 26, 2018 - 1:14pm
November 22, 2018
Siblings Delacy Thomas, left, and Marcus Jarvis work together in the law office of Marcus-Jarvis Law Limited in Brooklyn Park, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
From the sugar plantations of Antigua to the steps of the Minnesota Capitol: One mother’s quest to educate her 8 children
November 22, 2018 - 7:26pm
November 20, 2018
Coming Thursday: Thanksgiving traditions
November 20, 2018 - 9:30pm
A recent study shows Central Lakes college contributes $135.8 million to the regional economy each year and supports 1,107 jobs. Graphic from Central Lakes College
CLC contributes $136 million to regional economy annually
November 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
November 18, 2018
Tom Gonzalez, Bridges of Hope Self-Healing Communities Project co-coordinator, explains a proactive approach to improving intergenerational health in the Brainerd lakes area with Bridges of Hope Executive Director Kassie Heisserer by his side Nov. 5. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
November 18, 2018 - 5:00am
November 15, 2018
“HONK! A Musical Tale of the Ugly Duckling” stars Cody Deplazes (standing from left), Mya Pederson, Evan Richter, Matthew Carey, Kansas Tilbury, Olivia Anderson, Miqaella Williams and Katie Hanneken; and Mara Adams (kneeling) and Emma Gearns. Submitted Photo
PR-B musical experiences dearth of seniors. Opportunity exists to grow young, talented cast
November 15, 2018 - 8:00am