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May 25, 2019
President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., on May 17, 2019.   Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump administration to pull out of rural Job Corps program, laying off 1,100 federal workers
May 25, 2019 - 1:16pm
May 18, 2019
Construction jobs have largest annual gain in latest unemployment numbers from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. Photo illustration / Metro Newspaper Service
Minnesota adds 3,600 jobs in April
May 18, 2019 - 1:30am
April 29, 2019
Guest Opinion: Disappointment with omnibus bills in the House
April 29, 2019 - 11:30am
April 22, 2019
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America's elderly are twice as likely to work now than in 1985
April 22, 2019 - 1:02pm
April 19, 2019
Tim Houle
Minnesota VA commissioner rules in favor of disabled veteran
April 19, 2019 - 9:00am
April 18, 2019
Minnesota adds 1,300 jobs in March; unemployment rises
April 18, 2019 - 8:05pm
April 4, 2019
Central Lakes College students Brianna Francis (left), and Morgan St. Onge talk with Minnesota State Patrol Trooper Landon Thompson at the Brainerd Community Job Fair Wednesday, April 3, at Central Lakes College. The annual fair was sponsored by the college, Hubbard Broadcasting, Minnesota Workforce Center and the Brainerd Dispatch. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video 
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Brainerd Community Job Fair
April 4, 2019 - 11:00am
March 22, 2019
Crow Wing County Attorney Don Ryan gives an update at the Tuesday, March 19, committee of the whole meeting of commissioners Bill Brekken, Steve Barrows, Rosemary Franzen, Doug Houge (not pictured) and Paul Koering about the controversial Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement project that crosses part of the county. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County attorney talks Line 3 pipeline project
March 22, 2019 - 3:00am
March 21, 2019
Crow Wing County Attorney Don Ryan gives an update at the Tuesday, March 19, committee of the whole meeting about the controversial Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement project. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Coming Friday: Enbridge Line 3 pipeline is a hot potato
March 21, 2019 - 9:30am
March 19, 2019
Smith backs legislation to invest $100 billion in education
March 19, 2019 - 9:30am
March 16, 2019
Tom Landwehr, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Minnesota ‘perfect’ for mass timber manufacturer, study says
March 16, 2019 - 7:06pm
March 9, 2019
The All Veterans Memorial monument is situated in front of the Crow Wing County Historic Courthouse on Laurel Street in Brainerd. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
He was looking for a job. What he got was a date with a judge. Veteran claims Crow Wing County violated Veterans Preference Act.
March 9, 2019 - 7:00am
March 8, 2019
Crow Wing County Land Services Building is located at 322 Laurel St. in Brainerd. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Coming this weekend: A veteran's grievance
March 8, 2019 - 2:00pm
February 22, 2019
Printing press letters from an old poster company were purchased by the Maryland Institute College of Art after the Baltimore company went out of business in 2013.  Washington Post photo by Nikki Kahn.
Commercial printers and other vanishing jobs the Labor Department can't track anymore
February 22, 2019 - 1:46pm
February 13, 2019
R5DC and Sourcewell Partner for Welcoming Communities Initiative
February 13, 2019 - 4:30am