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Minnesota State Fair admission prices are going up this year
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Patriots outlast Chiefs in OT thriller to reach SB LIII
Area Girls Hockey: Blue Devils fall in OT
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Couple builds life around mushing at remote Minnesota home
What's Up Outdoors: Good friends, new lakes make for fun fishing
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Outdoor Traditions Magazine
A man's unusual treatment for his chronic back pain: Injecting himself with his own semen every month
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Hauser: Ready, set, grow, Part 1
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Religious fundamentalist leader plans northeast Minn. building project: Church is known for child marriage, polygamy
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This Was Brainerd
Weaving hard work and history: Basket-makers rely on knowledge passed down over years
Special Events - Jan. 17
Performing Arts - Jan. 17
CLC alumna to speak on Australia trip
Entertainment Briefs - Jan. 17
Her Voice Magazine
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January 18, 2019
Crow Wing Energized promotes Health & Wellness Summit
Crow Wing County commissioners continued to voice their support for Crow Wing Energized, a grassroots community health and wellness movement...
January 18, 2019 - 12:17pm
January 16, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: Building projects moving along steadily
Work continues on several building projects in the Brainerd School District. The school board is set to approve construction documents next month...
January 16, 2019 - 10:00am
January 14, 2019
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Junior plays 3 instruments while leading peers
Adviser nomination: "Ammy is a focused, dedicated and responsible student who leads her peers with grace. She is a strong violist in Chamber...
January 14, 2019 - 10:00am
January 11, 2019
Reader Opinion: 12th Night Concert
Last Sunday evening the Brainerd community celebrated the 16th annual 12th Night of Christmas Concert at First Congregational UCC Church. It wasn't just a concert, it was a happening! Those in attendance were treated to music by a host of star-studded local musicians whose performances...
January 11, 2019 - 5:30am
January 7, 2019
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Singing is way for senior to express his emotions
Adviser nomination: "Tom has been a cornerstone of our program in the past two years. He sings in three choirs: Bards, A Cappella and Windfall....
January 7, 2019 - 10:00am
January 2, 2019
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Decoy carving and pottery come natural to Bolei
Adviser nomination: "Jacob is doing really well in decoy carving. His attention to detail is inspiring. In addition, his work in pottery is always...
January 2, 2019 - 4:14pm
December 31, 2018
2018 Top 10: No. 2 - Mental health awareness comes to forefront following suicides
Lives cut too short, an illness relegated to the shadows, and a community that banded together to shine a spotlight on suicide and mental health...
December 31, 2018 - 11:00am
2018 Top 10: No. 1 - Voters approve $205 million referendum to refurbish Brainerd schools
Designs are in place for renovations on existing buildings and construction on new facilities in the Brainerd School District. These changes...
December 31, 2018 - 10:00am
December 19, 2018
BHS class creates burger to be made at 612 Station
The restaurant 612 Station in downtown Brainerd is announcing a new menu item starting this Saturday, Dec. 22, created by a Brainerd High School...
December 19, 2018 - 2:00pm
December 17, 2018
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Senior learns art is her thing
Adviser nomination: "Congratulations to Emily Kassulker as our visual fine arts student of the week! Emily can be seen working in the art studio...
December 17, 2018 - 11:00am
December 13, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board reviews designs for high school, new elementary school
Plans are taking shape for more of the Brainerd School District's building projects. School board members reviewed preliminary plans for Brainerd...
December 13, 2018 - 1:00pm
Special Events - Dec. 13
AITKIN Art events Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center. More information available at www.jaquesart.com...
December 13, 2018 - 11:30am
December 12, 2018
Brainerd: Disconnect persists between city, district on parking plan
Property acquisition will commence in the Brainerd School District, but not everywhere district officials hoped. The school board agreed Monday,...
December 12, 2018 - 5:00am
December 10, 2018
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Writing is like therapy for junior
Sage Martinson Grade: Junior Age: 16. Art focus: Brainerd High School Creative Writing. Adviser nomination: "Sage is a wonderful writer whose...
December 10, 2018 - 10:00am
December 8, 2018
Paul Bunyan Wrestling Tournament Day 1
Brainerd's Kyle Patnode (top) wrestles Nolan Huffman of Chisago Lakes Friday, Dec. 7, during the Paul Bunyan Wrestling Tournament. The tournament...
December 8, 2018 - 1:00am