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Walz boasts state funding for mental health during Rochester trip
Weather Drawing: Summer is coming!
Cass County Board: State to reimburse county for Highway 200 project detour
Trump and Trudeau to talk trade and China - and try to get along
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Brainerd Lofts hosts open house, tours with Destination Downtown contest
Pequot Lakes Business of the Year: Snap Fitness/Hopkins Health & Wellness wins honor
The Pinke Post: Keeping the faith in the future of farming
Minnesota farmer suing the state charged after products test high for THC
How teens can capitalize on the tight job market for summer jobs
place a business brief
Motorsports: Hefty purses await Stock/Super Stock racers during Bracket Drag Racing Series weekend at BIR
Basketball: Area 8th graders win title
Legion Baseball: Brainerd splits with Rogers
Area Legion Baseball: Swenson pitches Pillager to win
Three 3-run innings lift Red Sox past Twins
Athlete of the Week
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Reader Opinion: Tour of Lakes a success
Sheriff's Corner: There are rules regarding water rafts on Minnesota lakes
Reader Opinion: Parents must be aware
Reader Opinion: Don't drop the ball
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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
Live Music - June 20
Special Events - June 20
Performing Arts - June 20
Lawsuit: Carrie Underwood, NFL stole 'Sunday Night Football' theme
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Scott and Shirley Young
Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Tom & Peggy Woog
Elven Ray Holloway
Robert "Bob" Masters
Kathy Jo Riley
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Art Honoring Nature exhibit slated this weekend
This Was Brainerd - June 20
Nisswa Lions event raises $19,000 to fight diabetes. White Cane Drive is June 22
Explore Music! kids camp opens registration
This Was Brainerd - June 19
KLICK! Photo Galleries
This Was Brainerd
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June 14, 2019
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. — The ninth annual Trolling for the Troops event was held at Camp Ripley, south of Brainerd, on June 7. More than 50 volunteer...
June 14, 2019 - 10:30am
Water quality advocates announce community gathering in Cass County
While lakes area communities are deeply intertwined with waterways and natural ecosystems that depend on them, they don't have a unified voice...
June 14, 2019 - 5:00am
June 10, 2019
Hundreds of barges stalled as floods hinder Midwest supplies
Hundreds of barges are stalled on the Mississippi River, clogging the main circulatory system for a farm-belt economy battered by a relentless,...
June 10, 2019 - 12:45pm
June 7, 2019
Kayaker finds body on Mississippi River near St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD — A kayaker found a body on the Mississippi River near St. Cloud Wednesday evening, June 5. Around 8:30 p.m., the kayaker called...
June 7, 2019 - 8:50pm
June 6, 2019
Getting some sun
A painted turtle gets some sun sitting on a log Wednesday, June 5, on the Mississippi River in Brainerd. Painted turtles are the most common...
June 6, 2019 - 8:33am
May 28, 2019
Black bear swimming in the Mississippi
Tami Teague of Brainerd wrote to us to share the following nature story and video. On Sunday afternoon (May 26) my boyfriend Todd and I, his...
May 28, 2019 - 1:00pm
Honoring those who sacrificed their lives: Memorial Day events presented
It was an overcast day -- Monday, May 27 -- at 51 degrees, with a 13 mph east wind blowing the American flags along the fence line and in the...
May 28, 2019 - 7:00am
May 9, 2019
Highway 27 bridge opens, short detour east of Mississippi River in Little Falls begins May 11
Motorists who travel Highway 27 in Little Falls may encounter delays after the Highway 27 bridge spanning the Mississippi River opens, and another short segment of Highway 27 in Little Falls closes, Saturday, May 11. Motorists should plan for the following beginning Saturday, May...
May 9, 2019 - 8:57am
May 8, 2019
Mississippi River breaks record for longest flood period in St. Paul
When the Mississippi River in St. Paul fell below flood stage last weekend, it swamped the record for the longest period of flooding ever measured...
May 8, 2019 - 5:23pm
May 7, 2019
Flooding wreaks havoc along Mississippi River trade route
ST. LOUIS - Soybean farmer Robb Ewoldt was already suffering from the floods and low commodity prices that have plagued the Midwest this year,...
May 7, 2019 - 9:40am
May 4, 2019
Flooded Iowa city still wants to 'make peace' with river
DAVENPORT, Iowa - The Half Nelson restaurant was well stocked and spiffy for its official opening Tuesday, April 30, an upscale addition to the...
May 4, 2019 - 2:34pm
April 30, 2019
Corps of Engineers continues water management efforts to reduce flooding
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, continues managing its reservoirs to reduce flood threats to communities in the Upper Midwest, including several in central and north-central Minnesota. Corps officials are actively working on several river basins to minimize flood...
April 30, 2019 - 2:00am
April 14, 2019
A rare trio of bald eagles - two dads, one mom - are raising eaglets together in one nest
Proof that families come in all shapes, sizes and species, three eagles - two dads and a mom - are raising three, fluffy-feathered eaglets in...
April 14, 2019 - 1:24pm
April 12, 2019
Red squirrel at the park
A red squirrel perches on a branch at Brainerd Rotary Riverside Park Thursday, April 4, along the Mississippi River in Brainerd.
April 12, 2019 - 10:00am
April 11, 2019
Mississippi River Bluff
A boat is visible from a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River Thursday, April 4, at French Rapids north of Brainerd.
April 11, 2019 - 5:00pm