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Heart attack risk is 37 percent higher on Christmas Eve
December 20, 2018 - 2:50pm
December 14, 2018
Aurora Thoele and Central Lakes College student Archie Jacob Hula-Hoop Wednesday, Dec. 12, during the CLC Kids Christmas Party at the Brainerd campus. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
College Christmas clamor
December 14, 2018 - 7:00am
December 8, 2018
Visitors ride in a horse-drawn carriage at the Holiday at the Dam Saturday, Dec. 1, in Crosslake. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Crosslake holds snowy celebration at the dam
December 8, 2018 - 6:00am
December 6, 2018
Elizabeth Blaeser as the Ghost of Christmas Present brings Noah Crowley as Scrooge to the Cratchit household during a dress rehearsal for "A Christmas Carol" Monday, Dec. 3, at Pequot Lakes High School. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes High School: Crowley, Bauer take on new roles in 'A Christmas Carol'
December 6, 2018 - 6:00am
November 27, 2018
Holiday bazaar to benefit patient care
November 27, 2018 - 9:30am
November 24, 2018
Submit Stories of Christmas by Dec. 12
November 24, 2018 - 10:00am
November 21, 2018
Central Lakes College President Hara Charlier joins Hannah Aldrich and other Student Life members to dish up a Thanksgiving meal to students, staff and faculty during a campus-wide Thanksgiving meal Monday, Nov. 19, at the Brainerd campus. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Food, fellowship and family at CLC: Thanksgiving dinner brings campus together
November 21, 2018 - 4:00pm
November 19, 2018
How to manage your oven on Thanksgiving. Photo by Stacy Zarin Goldberg for The Washington Post.
How to manage your limited oven space on Thanksgiving
November 19, 2018 - 7:09pm
November 9, 2018
Bazaars, craft shows and bake sales planned for lakes area
November 9, 2018 - 9:00am
November 1, 2018
Trick-or-treaters pack the sidewalk while waiting in line for candy at a house Wednesday, Oct. 31, in north Brainerd on Halloween. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Halloween in Brainerd
November 1, 2018 - 10:00am
September 20, 2018
Volunteers, donations needed for Parade of Trees event
September 20, 2018 - 2:30pm
September 4, 2018
The landmark Sportland Cafe building on Smiley Road in Nisswa, at the intersection of Highway 371 and County Highway 13, should soon be torn down to make way for an American National Bank building. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Progress: Sportland Corners property in Nisswa to be renovated - Bank, coffee shop to replace Sportland Cafe building
September 4, 2018 - 7:00pm
July 2, 2018
Fireworks in Brainerd from a previous Fourth of July. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Round up of Fourth of July events in the Brainerd lakes area
July 2, 2018 - 6:00am
June 30, 2018
Fireworks in Brainerd for last year's Fourth of July celebration. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Fourth of July events in the Brainerd lakes area
June 30, 2018 - 10:00am
June 17, 2018
Hank Hemquist of Baxter holds photos featuring his late father, Carroll, on Friday, June 15, in honor of Father's Day. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Fathers know best - sometimes (maybe)
June 17, 2018 - 6:00am