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'Senator next door' Klobuchar makes stop in Iowa
Two vehicles found with bullet holes in Fosston
Political, legal hits continue after Trump's emergency declaration
Bill Weld defends decision to run against Trump, says Republicans 'want to have no election'
Kresha authors bill to provide $100 million for internet expansion
Digital brands are booming. Can they save malls?
Business Notes for Feb. 17
Good Samaritan Society - Bethany named a high performer by U.S. News & World Report
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
Biz Buzz: Development plan features green design
place a business brief
College Women's Basketball: Minnesota crushes Penn State to push win streak to 6
Durant claims MVP, Team LeBron tops Team Giannis in All-Star Game
Area Gymnastics: Flyers finish fifth at sections
Area Wrestling: Raiders advance to state
Stalock gets start in goal for Wild over Dubnyk
Athlete of the Week
Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
Commentary: How many more lives must be lost?
Guest Opinion: Proposed paid and sick leave legislation is wrong for Minnesota
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
Our Opinion: It's past time to put down our cellphones
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Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
What's Up Outdoors: In search of sturgeon on Lake Winnebago
CWD found in wild deer in Crow Wing County
Retirement on the horizon for Crookston bait shop owners
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Sign on the dotted line: Why millennials are writing contracts for their relationships
Clergy View: Agree to disagree
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
How a stray puppy rescued from a trash pit became a movie star
The pain of Frida Kahlo
TV show delves into Kensington Runestone
'Love Letters' performance to benefit Plut Scholarship
Performing Arts - Feb. 14
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Fred and Karen Nygaard
Joel Brian Carlson
Charles "Chuck" William Halstead
Timothy J. McGuire
Paul F. Caquelin
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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November 11, 2018
New year, new blood on Crow Wing County Board
If Steve Barrows had lost his race for Crow Wing County commissioner, he said he would not run again for public office. But the Baxter City Council...
November 11, 2018 - 5:00am
November 9, 2018
Nisswa voters overwhelmingly in Brekken's camp, ousting incumbent. Brekken loses to Thiede in most precincts, but wins election.
The numbers don't lie, but they can be confusing. Bill Brekken will, however, take the win against Paul Thiede in the Tuesday, Nov. 6, general...
November 9, 2018 - 4:29pm
November 8, 2018
Goddard vs. Pickar: How Crow Wing County voters split
Capt. Scott Goddard of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office outlasted his opponent Pat Pickar, a Crow Wing County sheriff's deputy, in Tuesday's...
November 8, 2018 - 7:00am
November 7, 2018
Lyscio and Tabatt win Baxter council seats
Five people fought for two Baxter City Council seats and the winners are Connie Lyscio and Zach Tabatt, who garnered the most votes in Tuesday's,...
November 7, 2018 - 10:47am
'It's beyond incredible' Scott Goddard wins Crow Wing County sheriff race
Scott Goddard will be the next Crow Wing County Sheriff. Goddard outlasted Pat Pickar in Tuesday's Nov. 6 general election by more than 2,500...
November 7, 2018 - 3:00am
November 4, 2018
Newspaper delivery may be late Wednesday
In order to get as many of the Tuesday, Nov. 6, election results as possible into the print edition of Wednesday's Brainerd Dispatch, our press...
November 4, 2018 - 1:30pm
Election Day: Cast your votes Tuesday
The general election is Tuesday, Nov. 6, where residents who haven't already voted early will find most of their polling locations open from...
November 4, 2018 - 6:00am
October 10, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Thiede defends record after opponent's letter to the editor
Crow Wing County Commissioner Paul Thiede started the Tuesday, Oct. 9, county board meeting by taking aim at Bill Brekken, Thiede's opponent...
October 10, 2018 - 5:00am
October 5, 2018
Secretary of state updates absentee ballot statistics
As of Thursday, Oct. 4, more than 155,000 absentee ballots were requested since the voting for the 2018 statewide general election began on Sept. 21. Minnesota voters since 2014 have had the option of vote from home, or "no-excuse absentee" voting. All county election offices throughout...
October 5, 2018 - 3:30pm
October 3, 2018
Crow Wing County: Commissioner candidates court undecided voters
For Crow Wing County residents with questions as to whom to vote for in November's general election, this was the place to be. The Crow Wing...
October 3, 2018 - 5:00am
September 29, 2018
Crow Wing County offers early voting for general election
Early voting in Crow Wing County is available for the Nov. 6 general election. Residents can vote early by absentee ballot in person at the Elections...
September 29, 2018 - 10:30am
September 21, 2018
Crow Wing County offers early voting for November general election
Early voting is available for the Nov. 6 general election beginning Friday, Sept. 21. Residents can vote early by absentee ballot in person at...
September 21, 2018 - 2:00pm
September 19, 2018
Reader Opinion: Elections in America
Another election, time to review what elections are about and what significance this election has for our national direction and our heritage as a democracy. We should remember that having an election does not define it as democratic. It all depends on the choices we are given. In...
September 19, 2018 - 8:30am
September 18, 2018
Coming Friday: 2018 Voter's Guide
Coinciding with the start of early voting Friday, the Brainerd Dispatch presents its 2018 Voter's Guide, a comprehensive look at area township,...
September 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
September 15, 2018
Our Opinion: Reminders as the general election approaches
With the primary election now in the rearview mirror, the 2018 campaign season is starting down the homestretch toward the Nov. 6 general election....
September 15, 2018 - 7:30am