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2019 tax season likely won’t be too messy after all. But Minnesota’s code may still need a rewrite
Recruitment war sets up battle for the sexes
Russians interacted with at least 14 Trump associates during the campaign and transition
Brainerd elementary school posts anti-Trump meme to Facebook
After the deadly Camp Fire, a dog waited for his owners to return. They've finally been reunited.
Tesla may consider buying idle GM plants
Madden's Announces New Golf Course Superintendent
Build Your Own Fishing Rod
The last Christmas: Central Minnesota tree farm to close, neighbor faces uncertain future
US economy adds 155,000 jobs in November, below expectations; unemployment, 3.7 percent
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Wrestling: Brainerd wins first Paul Bunyan Invite title since 1988
Gophers community raises $15,000 for Dupree McBrayer’s late mom, bringing ‘tears of joy’
College Athletics: Central Lakes players, coaches honored
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Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
Swift: Saving 'Niece-mas' by getting with the program
Bursack: People with dementia still sensitive to caregiver's body language
Faith Conversations: Catholic dioceses gather to enliven leaders, discuss challenges
Commentary: Hallmark - Holiday cheer made simple
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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
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.
MN Department of Health urges action to limit influenza this winter
Column: Parents should encourage girls to get angry and show it. Here's how.
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This Was Brainerd
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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December 6, 2018
UPDATE: Head-on Wise Road crash kills Brainerd man
A two-vehicle crash near Wise Road and Sugarberry Creek in Brainerd left one driver dead and the other driver injured. The head-on collision...
December 6, 2018 - 10:14pm
Wise Road crash kills 1
One person is dead following a multi-vehicle crash Thursday, Dec. 6, near Wise Road and Sugarberry Creek in Brainerd. Brainerd Fire Chief Tim...
December 6, 2018 - 6:29pm
November 17, 2018
Crash kills unbelted driver in Mille Lacs County
ONAMIA—A 67-year-old man was killed Thursday, Nov. 15, after losing control of the sport utility vehicle he was driving at a curve on Highway...
November 17, 2018 - 11:00am
November 16, 2018
Rollover claims life of Onamia motorist
SOUTH HARBOR TOWNSHIP—A 67-year-old Onamia man was killed Thursday, Nov. 15, after he drove off the road near Bayview Bar and Grill in...
November 16, 2018 - 10:00am
October 22, 2018
Brainerd woman involved in fatal pedestrian crash in Becker
A Brainerd women was involved in a fatal collision at about 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, involving a pedestrian on the intersection of Sherburne...
October 22, 2018 - 5:00am
September 17, 2018
Identity of fatal crash near Frazee released
FRAZEE, Minn. — The Becker County Sheriff's Office has released the names of two people involved in a fatal single-vehicle crash near Frazee on Sunday, Sept. 16. The crash happened about 7:30 a.m. Sunday about a mile north of Frazee on County Highway 29. The vehicle driven by...
September 17, 2018 - 8:18pm
July 30, 2018
Dirt bike collision results in fatality
A 24-year Minneapolis man was killed Friday, July 27, when the 2001 Honda CR260 dirt bike he was operating crashed on the Bull Moose Trail in the Foot Hills State Forest in rural Pine River. The Cass County Sheriff's Office responded to the fatality at 6:19 p.m. that involved two...
July 30, 2018 - 10:53am
July 11, 2018
Person struck, killed by train in Brainerd
A person was struck and killed by a BNSF Railway train during the early morning hours Wednesday, July 11, near Southeast 13th Street in Brainerd,...
July 11, 2018 - 11:53am
Investigation underway after deadly assault in Cass County
A 25-year-old Cass Lake man died late Thursday evening after suffering injuries in a serious assault. According to the Cass County Sheriff's...
June 11, 2018 - 8:00am
June 7, 2018
Brainerd man dies in apparent drowning
A 66-year-old Brainerd man died of an apparent drowning in Gilbert Lake Thursday afternoon, June 7. According to a news release by the Crow Wing...
June 7, 2018 - 7:11pm
May 9, 2018
Child, adult killed in Aitkin County crash
MCGREGOR, Minn. -- Two people are dead and one more is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a crash on Highway 210 east of McGregor...
May 9, 2018 - 11:23am
May 6, 2018
Grand Rapids man dies in motorcycle crash on Highway 210
IRONDALE TOWNSHIP—A collision involving two motorcycles claimed the life of a man on Highway 210 late Friday evening. The Minnesota State...
May 6, 2018 - 5:24pm
April 24, 2018
Crash kills Brainerd man
A 46-year-old Brainerd man was killed Tuesday morning when the Jeep pickup he was driving lost control on the Highway 371 exit ramp to Business Highway 371. The Minnesota State Patrol reported the driver, Wyatt E. Jacobs, died at the scene. Jacobs was traveling south to the exit ramp...
April 24, 2018 - 7:25pm
April 1, 2018
Cass Lake house engulfed in flames claims fatality
CASS LAKE—A fire that engulfed a house in Cass Lake claimed the life of a man during the hours of late Friday night and early Saturday morning. In a news release, Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch said the Cass County Sheriff's Office received notification at 11:14 p.m. Friday,...
April 1, 2018 - 6:14pm
March 2, 2018
Epileptic driver charged with manslaughter in Moorhead crash that killed 2-year-old
MOORHEAD, Minn.—A Sabin, Minnesota, man, who authorities say was driving despite having his Minnesota driver's license cancelled, has been...
March 2, 2018 - 8:57pm