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Vehicle crashes into concrete wall, injuring passenger
8 hours 55 min ago
June 15, 2019
After bow fishing Baxter resident Jason Fugate landed a rare golden hued bigmouth buffalo fish in April, the natural science community took notice of the fish. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch   play button
The Golden Fish: Ailing Baxter man pulls living symbol of hope out of local waters
June 15, 2019 - 8:00am
June 10, 2019
Baxter City Council: Seeks public feedback on zoning, gateway standards
June 10, 2019 - 10:46pm
June 7, 2019
Canada geese goslings swim, Thursday, June 6, near the Paul Bunyan State Trail in Baxter. New broods of ducks and geese can be seen along area roads learning to swim and hunt with parents. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Goslings glide along
June 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
June 6, 2019
Baxter student earns Emerson Scholarship
June 6, 2019 - 8:39am
June 4, 2019
Vehicle hits 2 pedestrians in crosswalk
June 4, 2019 - 9:24am
Police: Inattentive driving leads to crash injuring 11-year-old
June 4, 2019 - 9:14am
May 31, 2019
Riverside kindergartners Myikal Ausland-Bethel (left) and Elliana Juntunen sing Thursday, May 30, at Kinderfriend Day on Adamson Field. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Little grads: Class of 2031 celebrates Kinderfriend Day
May 31, 2019 - 10:00am
May 25, 2019
Work continues on the railroad crossing for the new Cypress Drive extension, which is expected to change local traffic patterns as Cypress, once separated by Highway 210 will now cross both the railroad line and the state highway. Drone photo by Jim Stafford / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Bird's eye view: Cypress Drive connection takes shape
May 25, 2019 - 10:00am
May 23, 2019
Brainerd Superintendent of Schools Laine Larson speaks Tuesday, May 21, at the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Baxter Elementary School in Baxter. Spelling out Baxter are sign holders Addelyn Bender, Greta King, Falan Dobis, Kaylin Vesely, Carver Clough, Abi Wind, Colin Dumphy, Asher Knoblauch, Lily Borders, Sam Manecke, Kennedy Christenson and Molly Flaten. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Video play button
Brainerd Public Schools: Construction now underway for new Baxter Elementary
May 23, 2019 - 12:00pm
Cypress Drive construction update: Industrial Park Road to reopen
May 23, 2019 - 11:00am
May 16, 2019
Participants wearing women’s shoes walk in 2016 in Baxter during the annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes: An International Men’s March to end Rape, Sexual Assault, and Gender Violence. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Organizers set date for Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
May 16, 2019 - 5:00pm
May 15, 2019
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Groundbreaking ceremonies set for ISD 181 school projects - Baxter, Harrison and Nisswa
May 15, 2019 - 5:00am
May 14, 2019
Ford Escape crashes into median on Highway 210, injuring driver
May 14, 2019 - 8:43am
May 13, 2019
Construction continues on Cypress Drive between Highway 210 and College Road Sunday, May 12, in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Concrete work, road building continues for Cypress Drive project
May 13, 2019 - 9:00am