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Researcher: Deck collapses a 'seemingly endless' issue in U.S.
Susan G. Komen Brainerd Lakes Race for the Cure: Breast cancer survivor promotes education
Weather Drawing: Sandbox fun
Falls prevention: A Matter of Balance
Solar convert: Green energy equals money in the bank
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As resorts, campgrounds continue to disappear, Minnesota tourism industry could take a hit
Farm Service Agency county committee nominations open
Solar convert: Green energy equals money in the bank
BlackRidgeBANK welcomes Brent Nelson to the team
Garlicky Bohemian Farm tour coming to Wadena
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Stock Car Racing: Winning and racing more than a hobby for Gonskas
Legion Baseball: Brainerd enjoys 2-1 weekend
Pineda mistake costly as Twins lose finale in Kansas City
Reavie wins Travelers for first title since 2008
Green captures Women's PGA for first career win
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McFeely: No signs of bigots, but plenty of friendship at Pelican Rapids festival
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Swift: I've mastered the Scotcheroo. Here's how you can, too
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What's Up Outdoors: Trolling for the Troops is what it's all about
Outdoor notes for June 23
Western Minnesota pelicans slowly rebounding
Rescuing a raptor: Neighbors, volunteers return eaglet to nest
Researchers tackle brainworm epidemic in northern Minnesota moose population
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Minnesota Zoo monorail train gets new life in rural Wisconsin
New app helps connect hungry children with food in Minnesota
Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
10 years after viral video, St. Paul's 'JK wedding' couple still dancing
Turn to these food safety tips the next time you grill - for your most successful cookout yet
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Jammin' at Moondance Country Fest
PR-B youth stage 'Snow White'
Comic legend Bob Newhart to perform at first-ever Minneapolis Comedy Fest
'Cinderella' arrives at the Library of Congress - with a fitting spot on the National Film Registry
Artist installs kinetic wind sculptures at Brainerd library
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Turtle Town Art Fair slated in Longville
Cass County Fair to run June 27-30 in Pine River
This Was Brainerd - June 24
Nearly 60 catch 265 fish at Hackensack Children's Fishing Contest
Initiative Foundation doles out more than $740,000 to nonprofits
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May 25, 2019
Trump administration to pull out of rural Job Corps program, laying off 1,100 federal workers
The Trump administration announced Friday that it will kill a Forest Service program that trains disadvantaged young people for wildland fire...
May 25, 2019 - 1:16pm
May 18, 2019
Minnesota adds 3,600 jobs in April
Minnesota gained 3,600 seasonally adjusted jobs in April, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic...
May 18, 2019 - 1:30am
April 29, 2019
Guest Opinion: Disappointment with omnibus bills in the House
This past week, the House of Representatives began the long and time-consuming process of debating and voting on omnibus finance bills. These bills represent the entirety of the DFL majority's budget and policy priorities. Omnibus bills package several smaller bills into a single...
April 29, 2019 - 11:30am
April 22, 2019
America's elderly are twice as likely to work now than in 1985
Just as single-income families began to vanish in the last century, many of America's elderly are now forgoing retirement for the same reason:...
April 22, 2019 - 1:02pm
April 19, 2019
Minnesota VA commissioner rules in favor of disabled veteran
Jon Kolstad feels vindicated after the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs agreed this week Crow Wing County violated his rights when a...
April 19, 2019 - 9:00am
April 18, 2019
Minnesota adds 1,300 jobs in March; unemployment rises
Thanks to gains in construction, Minnesota added 1,300 jobs in March. Yet the state’s unemployment rate rose to 3.2%. The state’s jobless...
April 18, 2019 - 8:05pm
April 4, 2019
Brainerd Community Job Fair
Central Lakes College students Brianna Francis (left), and Morgan St. Onge talk with Minnesota State Patrol Trooper Landon Thompson at the Brainerd...
April 4, 2019 - 11:00am
March 22, 2019
Crow Wing County attorney talks Line 3 pipeline project
A proposed crude oil pipeline replacement project may cross just the northwest corner of Crow Wing County, but the controversy around the project...
March 22, 2019 - 3:00am
March 21, 2019
Coming Friday: Enbridge Line 3 pipeline is a hot potato
The Enbridge Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement project has been dogged by controversy, with its proponents claiming it will create jobs and...
March 21, 2019 - 9:30am
March 19, 2019
Smith backs legislation to invest $100 billion in education
According to a news release, Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., announced her support for legislation that would provide significant investments to both physical and digital infrastructure in schools across the country. The legislation enjoys widespread support from educators and parent advocacy...
March 19, 2019 - 9:30am
March 16, 2019
Minnesota ‘perfect’ for mass timber manufacturer, study says
DULUTH — Minnesota is fertile ground to plant a new kind of timber company, according to a study whose backers hope to lure such a manufacturer...
March 16, 2019 - 7:06pm
March 9, 2019
He was looking for a job. What he got was a date with a judge. Veteran claims Crow Wing County violated Veterans Preference Act.
All Jon Kolstad wanted from Crow Wing County was a chance to apply for a different county job—and now it seems the Merrifield resident...
March 9, 2019 - 7:00am
March 8, 2019
Coming this weekend: A veteran's grievance
An Air Force and Air National Guard veteran who is a Crow Wing County employee claims the county violated his rights under the Veterans Preference...
March 8, 2019 - 2:00pm
February 22, 2019
Commercial printers and other vanishing jobs the Labor Department can't track anymore
Stop the presses. As of this month, "printer" and "screen printer" are no longer official jobs - at least as far as the Labor Department's flagship...
February 22, 2019 - 1:46pm
February 13, 2019
R5DC and Sourcewell Partner for Welcoming Communities Initiative
STAPLES—Regional partners Region Five Development Commission and Sourcewell are teaming up to expand the Welcoming Communities program to their shared five-county region in central Minnesota. This program is focused on workforce attraction and expanding cultural agility for...
February 13, 2019 - 4:30am