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Brainerd Lofts hosts open house, tours with Destination Downtown contest
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Minnesota farmer suing the state charged after products test high for THC
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Federal judge dismisses UND women's hockey lawsuit
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Basketball: Area 8th graders win title
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Rescuing a raptor: Neighbors, volunteers return eaglet to nest
Dokken: Read and heed aquatic nuisance species and aquatic invasive species laws — everywhere you travel
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Horns are growing on young people's skulls. Phone use is to blame, research suggests
Police called it a meth-fueled attack squirrel. An Alabama fugitive says it's his beloved pet.
'Play for Patrick' screenings slated Thursday at Eagle View
Lost Italian: Delicious and nutritious, celebrate our agricultural superfood with Edamame Pesto
Wayback Wednesday: Deadly Fergus Falls "Great Cyclone" happened 100 years ago this week
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'This Is It': Scotty McCreery to take Lakes Jam stage June 28
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This Was Brainerd - June 20
Nisswa Lions event raises $19,000 to fight diabetes. White Cane Drive is June 22
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This Was Brainerd - June 19
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Brainerd School District
June 13, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: District partners with Discovery Woods for food service
To both earn extra revenue and help out another school, the Brainerd School Board approved a joint food services agreement between the school...
June 13, 2019 - 9:00am
June 12, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: District approves 3-year superintendent contract
After leading the charge toward a successful bond referendum last spring, Superintendent Laine Larson earned herself another contract with the...
June 12, 2019 - 4:00am
June 4, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: District responds to public criticism following Harrison playground destruction
Brainerd School District administration cited safety and liability issues as reasons for tearing down the playground equipment at Harrison Elementary...
June 4, 2019 - 9:42pm
Brainerd City Council approves measures to further school district projects
A performing arts center is becoming a reality for the Brainerd School District. A variance request and conditional use permit consideration...
June 4, 2019 - 9:40am
June 1, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: Officials seek feedback on district's future
The Brainerd School District is seeking the community's input in defining what it means to be a Warrior. "At Brainerd Public Schools we are taking...
June 1, 2019 - 11:00am
May 30, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: Board approves designs for Garfield, Lowell and Riverside projects
Plans for three more building projects got the go-ahead from the Brainerd School Board Tuesday, May 28. Board members approved final schematic...
May 30, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 29, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: Board approves property acquisition; staff members earn tenure
After just a few minutes in closed session, the Brainerd School Board approved another property acquisition Tuesday, May 28, to further the district's...
May 29, 2019 - 11:00am
May 26, 2019
Brainerd School District to provide summer meals to children
Brainerd Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program and providing meals to students free of charge at the following sites and times: • Washington Educational Services Building—Breakfast 8:30-9 a.m. and lunch 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday,...
May 26, 2019 - 6:30am
May 24, 2019
BHS seniors receive scholarships
In a packed cafetorium at Forestview Middle School, several Brainerd High School seniors received scholarships during Senior Recognition Night Wednesday, May 22. The following students received scholarships: Alpha Delta Kappa Beverly Jondahl Scholarship—AylaJean Root, $750....
May 24, 2019 - 9:30am
Brainerd Public Schools: Ground officially broken at Nisswa Elementary
NISSWA—With a test well set to be dug Thursday morning, the renovations at Nisswa Elementary School are officially underway. Students,...
May 24, 2019 - 7:00am
May 23, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: Construction now underway for new Baxter Elementary
BAXTER—What's in the word "Baxter"? For Brainerd School District Superintendent Laine Larson it's many things, including: B—Books,...
May 23, 2019 - 12:00pm
Brainerd Public Schools: Public celebrates Harrison groundbreaking
Harrison Elementary School got its time to shine Wednesday, May 22, even though the sun didn't. A tarp with a ceremonial dirt pile on the gym...
May 23, 2019 - 10:00am
May 21, 2019
Region Five teachers honored at Sourcewell
Several Region Five educators were honored at the Sourcewell Educators of Excellence banquet May 8. The following local educators received awards for demonstrating innovation and leadership that have positively impacted students and fellow staff: Paraprofessionals of educational excellence...
May 21, 2019 - 9:30am
May 16, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: Board approves purchase of 2600 Chromebooks
With a continued focus on new technology, 2,600 Lenovo 300e Chromebooks will make their way into Brainerd students' hands this fall. The Brainerd...
May 16, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 15, 2019
Groundbreaking ceremonies set for ISD 181 school projects - Baxter, Harrison and Nisswa
Groundbreaking ceremonies are planned for three elementary school projects in the Brainerd School District. A ceremony for the new Baxter Elementary...
May 15, 2019 - 5:00am