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Anglers: Consider releasing big sunfish, eat the smaller ones
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What's Up Outdoors: Trolling for the Troops is what it's all about
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Western Minnesota pelicans slowly rebounding
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Wayback Wednesday: Friday marks 50th anniversary of riots considered to be start of gay rights movement
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This Was Brainerd - June 26
Railroad association to host open house June 29 in Crosslake
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Lakes Area Music Festival to host Solstice event
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June 23, 2019
Turn to these food safety tips the next time you grill - for your most successful cookout yet
There's no better way to celebrate the summer season than a cookout. What's not to love about enjoying the best weather of the year while savoring...
June 23, 2019 - 9:20am
June 5, 2019
Baxter City Council: Report identifies possible pedestrian bridge crossing
BAXTER—Once an idea that seemed futuristic, details to move a pedestrian and bicycle bridge spanning Highway 371 in Baxter inched the possible...
June 5, 2019 - 7:45am
April 17, 2019
Baxter City Council: New elementary school roadways gain approval
BAXTER—The new Baxter Elementary School factored heavily into discussions during the meeting Tuesday, April 15, in Baxter City Hall. Council...
April 17, 2019 - 11:00am
April 15, 2019
Step UP MN meeting to help kids set April 18 in Brainerd
Two moms with one mission are Stepping UP to help kids in Minnesota who are hurting and vulnerable. Attend a meeting to learn who the hurting...
April 15, 2019 - 2:30am
April 14, 2019
Free bicycle safety clinic aims to prevent injuries
BAXTER—Children, and their parents or guardians are invited to the Brainerd Lakes Bicycle Safety Clinic 9-11 a.m. May 4 at the Forestview Middle School parking lot in Baxter. In the event of inclement weather, it will be in the Forestview Middle School gym. The event is open...
April 14, 2019 - 8:30am
Brainerd Family YMCA gets rolling with bicycle commuter program
The Brainerd Family YMCA would like more residents to bicycle to work with two new initiatives intended to encourage those wishing to commute...
April 14, 2019 - 7:00am
April 2, 2019
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves services agreement for lifesaving app
A lifesaving smartphone app is no longer on life support after the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners' recently approved a service agreement...
April 2, 2019 - 1:36pm
March 22, 2019
Crow Wing County attorney talks Line 3 pipeline project
A proposed crude oil pipeline replacement project may cross just the northwest corner of Crow Wing County, but the controversy around the project...
March 22, 2019 - 3:00am
March 9, 2019
Is spring break safe? Public officials warn students of increased danger as vacations begin
Along with March Madness and St. Patrick's Day, March marks the start of spring break: a week when college students flock to warm destinations...
March 9, 2019 - 4:32pm
February 27, 2019
Seat belts on school buses? Minnesota bill would require them for new buses
DULUTH — It’s a question any curious kid might ask: “Why don’t we have seat belts in our school bus when we can’t even move the car...
February 27, 2019 - 6:09pm
February 9, 2019
Why don't all school buses have seat belts for kids?
FARGO — Children are taught to wear seat belts to stay safe in a vehicle, but when they board a large school bus there's no way for them to...
February 9, 2019 - 2:41pm
November 18, 2018
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
It's been said it takes a village to raise a child, but imagine what would happen if a community came together to help children? Community organizations...
November 18, 2018 - 5:00am
November 15, 2018
Public input shaping Brainerd's comprehensive plan
Housing, public transportation, safety, jobs and visual appeal are among the priorities Brainerd residents and community members want to see...
November 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
November 12, 2018
Guest Opinion: Cass County Sheriff's Corner
The seasons are changing rapidly this time of the year and we would like to take the opportunity to remind readers about brushing up on their...
November 12, 2018 - 6:30am
November 3, 2018
Caregiver dealing with guilt-tripping co-workers
Dear Carol: My mother is 76, healthy and enjoying life. She lives in the same small home where I grew up. Mom still drives, though she’s smart...
November 3, 2018 - 8:01am