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Fine Arts Student of the Week: Writing is like therapy for junior
Supreme Court declines to review rulings that blocked efforts to end Planned Parenthood funding
Trump administration resists global climate efforts at home, overseas
Trump administration halts study that was using fetal tissue to find 'cure for HIV'
Two nuns stole $500,000 for trips to Las Vegas. But the church doesn't want them prosecuted.
Minnesota apparel firm puts shoplifters to work
Meet ‘Farmer Nick’: Thompson, N.D., high school student takes advantage of loan program
Tesla may consider buying idle GM plants
Madden's Announces New Golf Course Superintendent
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Wrestling: Brainerd wrestlers cap productive Warrior weekend
Men's College Basketball: Inside-outside game powers CLC past Ridgewater
Women's College Basketball: Bench helps Raiders subdue Ridgewater
Area Girls Basketball: Pillager, W-DC, Verndale lose in PRC Showcase
Area Wrestling: BHVPP wins 4 titles, finishes 2nd at Barnesville Invite
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Reader Opinion: Time to fight climate change
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Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Studying the mallard migration: Cellphone technology helping to gather new information on ducks
What's Up Outdoors: Ice fishing gift ideas to add to the Christmas list
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
Flooding the rinks
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Crow Wing Energized: Support your local food shelf
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old raises awareness about endometriosis
A blood clot formed in the exact shape of a man's lung passage - then he coughed it up
Wealth Column: Give the gift of estate planning to loved ones this holiday season
An artist suffered mysterious symptoms for years. Then she realized her sculpture was poisoning her.
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
5 ancient beauty tricks we’re still using today
Crosslake: Literary huddle has Tuesdays booked - Group delves into classic literature
'Avengers: Endgame' trailer shows Marvel's tactic of linking films
Legacy Chorale to perform concerts
Guys from Minnesota’s lake country create popular YouTube channel just being themselves
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On the Fly: Twitter feed
November 1, 2018
Lake Shore: CSAH 77 road work complete
After two construction seasons and a long detour around Gull Lake, reconstruction work on County State Aid Highway 77 (Interlachen Road) through...
November 1, 2018 - 4:00am
October 25, 2018
Judge convicts Cloquet man in netting case: Sentenced to probation and fines
The 50-year-old Cloquet man charged with illegally setting a gill net in Gull Lake was sentenced to probation and ordered to pay a fine.
October 25, 2018 - 5:00am
October 19, 2018
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
Nisswa resident Gisela Borgwarth, 83, began swimming in Germany's portion of the North Sea at the age of 10. As a young girl growing up in Germany,...
October 19, 2018 - 9:00am
September 9, 2018
Northerns Inc. to host 44th annual Gull Lake tourney
Northerns Inc.'s 44th Annual International Gull Lake Chain Fishing Tournament is Sept. 15-16. Only 300 tickets will be sold. Entry is $65 per...
September 9, 2018 - 10:00am
September 6, 2018
Judge hears arguments in Gull Lake netting case
It is now up to 9th Judicial District Judge Jana M. Austad to decide whether a 50-year-old Cloquet man charged with illegally setting a gill...
September 6, 2018 - 3:00am
August 31, 2018
Gull Lake Classic Boat Show
Hundreds gathered on the docks of Bar Harbor Supper Club in Lake Shore on Saturday, Aug. 25, for the 10th annual Gull Lake Classic Boat Show....
August 31, 2018 - 8:00am
August 24, 2018
Cheeky duo causes waves in boater confrontation
Nude dudes on water scooters—that's the gist of it. That, more or less, was the dispatch report to Tim Collette, a conservation officer...
August 24, 2018 - 7:27pm
Boat show in Brainerd lakes area brings out best of bygone era
Motorboats from "the golden era of racing" return to the waters of Gull Lake for its annual Bar Harbor Classic Boat Show. The free boat show...
August 24, 2018 - 5:00am
August 23, 2018
Gull Lake Classic Boat Show is Saturday
The 10th annual Gull Lake Classic Boat Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Bar Harbor Supper Club in Lake Shore featuring...
August 23, 2018 - 5:30pm
August 21, 2018
Nisswa open house for Gull Lake Trail set Aug. 23
A community open house will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at the Nisswa Community Center for people to learn about a 3.1-mile section of the Gull Lake Trail connecting the city of Lake Shore to the tunnel in downtown Nisswa. The Nisswa Gull Lake Trail Steering Committee...
August 21, 2018 - 5:30am
August 10, 2018
Taking advantage of the warm summer day, boaters were coming and going Wednesday, Aug. 8, at the public access on Gull Lake's Hole-in-the-Day...
August 10, 2018 - 10:00am
July 24, 2018
Paddling Into the Sparkles
Ginger Engelkes of Willmar paddles her board Saturday on Gull Lake. Her family was vacationing in the area. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
July 24, 2018 - 1:00pm
July 21, 2018
Baxter woman turns 103, goes fishing
BAXTER—Helen Woods recently turned 103 years old. And to celebrate her birthday, the Baxter resident did what anyone in the Brainerd lakes...
July 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 15, 2018
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
LAKE SHORE—Although the metal swing set in my childhood backyard was firmly tethered to the ground, it shuddered with an eerie creak when...
July 15, 2018 - 11:00am
June 27, 2018
'A big log in the road': Famed Ojibwe chief leaves checkered legacy 150 years after assassination
"They said Hole-in-the-Day was like a big log in the road, too high to get over, too big to go around."
June 27, 2018 - 10:00am