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Walz boasts state funding for mental health during Rochester trip
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Cass County Board: State to reimburse county for Highway 200 project detour
Trump and Trudeau to talk trade and China - and try to get along
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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
Athlete of the Week
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Reader Opinion: Tour of Lakes a success
Sheriff's Corner: There are rules regarding water rafts on Minnesota lakes
Reader Opinion: Parents must be aware
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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
Live Music - June 20
Special Events - June 20
Performing Arts - June 20
Lawsuit: Carrie Underwood, NFL stole 'Sunday Night Football' theme
Her Voice Magazine
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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Scott and Shirley Young
Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Tom & Peggy Woog
Elven Ray Holloway
Robert "Bob" Masters
Kathy Jo Riley
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Art Honoring Nature exhibit slated this weekend
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
KLICK! Photo Galleries
This Was Brainerd
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
June 16, 2019
Swift: Here's to the dads, whether they're Mr. Moms or Ward Cleavers
FARGO — Remember "Mr. Mom"? The title pretty much summed up the entire plot of the popular 1983 comedy: Auto engineer is laid off so his wife...
June 16, 2019 - 7:00am
Veeder: All the things to love
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Last night, as we were driving back to the ranch late from a performance in a bigger town, my dad said he wishes he could...
June 16, 2019 - 6:00am
June 15, 2019
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Q: Do you have any idea what is wrong with my burning bush or what I can do to save it? It is several years old and I have never had an issue...
June 15, 2019 - 10:00am
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
Dear Carol: My mother, 93, is mentally sharp and lives in her own retirement apartment. As would be expected, she has some physical problems,...
June 15, 2019 - 8:30am
Growing Together: Why were so many trees and shrubs injured this winter?
FARGO — I promise I’ll return to more uplifting garden columns very soon, but the mailbox has been filled with photos of dead trees and dying...
June 15, 2019 - 7:00am
June 14, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Jessy's Toy Box brings kindness to sick kids
Have you ever heard of a little boy named Jessy Haberman? Barb Haberman, a summer resident of Detroit Lakes, Minn., introduced me to the little...
June 14, 2019 - 6:45am
June 9, 2019
Swift: The best parenting advice you can get until something better comes along...
FARGO — I’ve been asked to speak to various groups and organizations before, varying from retired teachers to service clubs and church groups....
June 9, 2019 - 7:30am
Veeder: Kid vacation offers a break from the beautiful, sticky mess of parenthood
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Over Memorial Day weekend, my in-laws took our two young daughters on a five-day camping trip and left my husband and...
June 9, 2019 - 6:30am
June 8, 2019
Fielding Questions: Bumps on leaves, falling ash leaves and Roundup under evergreens
Q: What are the bumps on my tree leaves, and how do I get rid of them? — Scott Langemo. A: The round, protruding bump-like growths on tree...
June 8, 2019 - 10:30am
Bursack: How do siblings resolve dispute about if Dad should move to assisted living?
Dear Carol: My widowed dad is 83 and doing well enough, but he’s lonely. He lives in the same house that he and Mom owned for decades. Dad...
June 8, 2019 - 8:30am
Growing Together: A silent killer is shortening the lives of our trees
FARGO — Gardening is uplifting, whether we’re working on our lawn and landscape or planting vegetables, flowers and fruits. Some of the things...
June 8, 2019 - 7:00am
June 7, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Birthday kindness proves giving is better than receiving
I celebrated my birthday at the beginning of May by asking people for ideas of little acts of kindness I could do on my big day. It was fun hearing about all the ways people had celebrated their own birthdays in the past. My favorite ideas came from Pixie Neece, of Fargo, who gathered...
June 7, 2019 - 6:00am
June 2, 2019
Swift: From alpha to zzz's, dogs make strange bedfellows
FARGO — "My little dog: A heartbeat at my feet." — Edith Wharton. When it comes to pet ownership, there are two distinct schools of thought...
June 2, 2019 - 8:00am
Veeder: Get the gate
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Get the gate. There are other words that conjure up anxiety for me, but none in the same way as this phrase declared from...
June 2, 2019 - 6:30am
June 1, 2019
Fielding Questions: Will this ash tree recover, and 2 questions about rhubarb
Q: We have our fingers crossed that the green ash tree pictured along a boulevard in south Fargo will survive. It has been girdled completely...
June 1, 2019 - 11:00am