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Broadband connectivity initiative continues for rural areas in Region Five
Larger than life: Rukavina remembered for his accomplishments, big personality
Native American drummer speaks on the MAGA-hat wearing teens who surrounded him
Thousands gather for third Women's March after year of controversy
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Swanson Assumes Role of President at Frandsen Bank
Shutdown undercuts the IRS, just in time for a particularly difficult tax season
Biz Buzz: Dairy Queen not closing - poised to expand in Brainerd
Minnesota unemployment remains steady; 4 straight months at 2.8 percent
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Wild overcome adversity, earn hard-fought win over Blue Jackets
Bemidji State seals Hockey Day sweep: Driscoll, BSU blank Michigan Tech
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Religious fundamentalist leader plans northeast Minn. building project: Church is known for child marriage, polygamy
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Brainerd City Council: Residents voice support of school district's parking plan
Student safety is once again the talk of the town in Brainerd. "In the last year, we've lost kids to cancer, we've lost kids to suicide, we've...
November 20, 2018 - 11:00am
November 8, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Members hear arguments for, against proposed moratorium
The Brainerd School District was a hot topic during the open forum portion of the Monday, Nov. 5, Brainerd City Council meeting.
November 8, 2018 - 5:00am
October 31, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board hears pros for property acquisition
After receiving criticism and hearing various concerns about its property acquisition endeavors, the Brainerd School Board heard from voices...
October 31, 2018 - 7:00am
October 25, 2018
Brainerd city council to vote on proposed off-street parking moratorium
Brainerd School District plans of creating additional off-street parking for its facilities may be put on hold. The Brainerd Planning Commission...
October 25, 2018 - 7:00am
January 4, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Agricultural land to become residential
The Crow Wing County Board approved a change to the use of land near St. Mathias Township so the property could be subdivided. Nathan and Mandy...
January 4, 2018 - 6:00am
December 1, 2017
Lake Shore: Council buys land for new city hall
The Lake Shore City Council purchased a piece of land for its new city hall building at its Monday, Nov. 27, meeting. The council met in closed...
December 1, 2017 - 6:00am
July 26, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Cragun's plans new golf course, housing
A planned development including a new 18-hole golf course and nearly 40 housing units proposed by Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake will not require...
July 26, 2017 - 10:35pm
February 7, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Council to explore sober housing
The city of Brainerd will begin investigating how it wants to oversee and regulate sober housing in the city. The Brainerd City Council Monday night approved a motion stating some regulatory oversight is needed for sober houses and directed the Planning Commission to look into the...
February 7, 2017 - 10:57pm
August 16, 2016
Brainerd City Council: council eliminates parking minimums
The Brainerd City Council Monday night finalized its move to eliminate off-street parking requirements in certain business and commercial zoning districts. The council held a public hearing, as well as the final reading and formal adoption, of ordinance 1461, which removes off-street...
August 16, 2016 - 7:24pm
August 3, 2016
Brainerd City Council: Council pushes parking changes
A decision Monday night by the Brainerd City Council could have a big impact on how the city regulates land use. The council unanimously approved a motion to hold the first reading of an ordinance to remove minimum off-street parking requirements in five business and commercial zoning...
August 3, 2016 - 9:20pm
May 4, 2016
Brainerd City Council: Reduce, reuse, recycle
The approval of two conditional use permits at Monday night's Brainerd City Council meeting featured some heated comments from citizens who attended...
May 4, 2016 - 10:57pm
April 19, 2016
Brainerd City Council: Citizen committees created
The city of Brainerd is turning to newly created citizen committees to come up with solutions to two ongoing issues. Monday night, the Brainerd City Council created a citizens committee to address issues with the city's facilities, notably city hall. The temporary committee will consist...
April 19, 2016 - 8:54pm
February 12, 2016
Planning Commission to meet
The city of Brainerd's Planning Commission will meet 6 p.m. Wednesday in the council chambers at City Hall. A workshop will be held following the regular meeting in the conference room at city hall. Anyone needing special accommodations should call 218-828-2309.
February 12, 2016 - 7:38pm
January 21, 2016
Commission applicants share experiences
After a recent round of appointments to the city of Brainerd's Planning Commission, some applicants were left feeling like they didn't get equal consideration for the openings. At the Jan. 4 Brainerd City Council meeting, Council President Gary Scheeler presented the following recommendations...
January 21, 2016 - 8:37pm
Commission application process clarified
Recent appointments to the city of Brainerd's Planning Commission have led city staff to review the way it processes citizen applications for boards and commissions. At the Jan. 4 meeting, members of the Brainerd City Council spent about a half-hour discussing Council President Gary...
January 21, 2016 - 8:04pm