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Sheriff's office investigates death of man found on lake


January 19, 2019
Whiskey Creek flows through the former Pine Meadows Golf Course in Baxter along Excelsior Road. Through a purchase agreement, the city plans to buy 13 acres of the property now owned by Good Samaritan Society with an option to close on the property by the end of the year. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Environment: Years in the making, Whiskey Creek water project moves forward
January 19, 2019 - 11:00am
January 17, 2019
Darrin Nylund with Champion Iron from Floodwood welds steel Wednesday, Jan. 16, on the new Four Seasons Car Wash in Baxter. The general contractor for the project is Baratto Brothers Construction Services. Welders wielded their fiery sparks on a cold day with a daytime high of 13 degrees Wednesday. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Iron Work
January 17, 2019 - 11:00am
January 10, 2019
Photo Illustration
Signal light at Cypress now in operation
January 10, 2019 - 12:00pm
December 31, 2018
Work continues in the rain Thursday, Sept. 20, on South Sixth Street construction. The project on South Sixth Street has made it all the way to Washington Street in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
2018 Top 10: No. 3 - Lakes area weathers headache-inducing construction season
December 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 29, 2018
Highway 210 Baxter lanes close, expect delays Jan. 2
December 29, 2018 - 9:00am
December 25, 2018
Reader Opinion: Let your voices be heard
December 25, 2018 - 11:30am
December 22, 2018
Brainerd firefighters work to put out a fire Friday, Dec. 21, on Travine Drive in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd firefighters respond to Baxter structure fire
December 22, 2018 - 7:00am
December 20, 2018
Crow Wing County Finance Director Jason Rausch (left) gives a presentation about the 2019 final budget and levy during the board of commissioners meeting Tuesday, Dec. 11. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County: What does budget mean for taxpayers?
December 20, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 19, 2018
Green showing on traffic light
Work to resume on signal light at Highway 210, Cypress
December 19, 2018 - 9:00am
December 13, 2018
Reader Opinion: Baxter inclusiveness
December 13, 2018 - 2:30am
November 27, 2018
The Andrews-Miller family pause during their Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity home dedication Monday, Nov. 19, in Baxter with Mandy Miller (left) Adrianna Andrews, Brian Andrews holding Zane Andrews with Kael Andrews (front, left), Isaiah Andrews and Rita Miller. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
A home for the holidays: Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity dedicates home
November 27, 2018 - 5:00am
November 23, 2018
Juanita Russell of Pillager scores a Crock Pot for $10 at Target in Baxter while shopping on Thanksgiving with her daughter-in-law on Thursday, Nov. 22. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Sales lure the lakes area to step away from the holiday turkey
November 23, 2018 - 2:11pm
November 22, 2018
New food cases in Walmart are cutting energy waste and keeping the department warmer for shoppers. The cases have a sliding opening at the top for easy access. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Walmart unveils redesign in time for Black Friday shoppers
November 22, 2018 - 7:00am
November 17, 2018
Rear-end Baxter crash injures driver and 12-year-old passenger
November 17, 2018 - 5:00am
November 16, 2018
Signs around the church proclaim the First Presbyterian Church's moving sale Friday, Nov. 9, in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Ministry in a new way, new location for First Presbyterian
November 16, 2018 - 3:48pm