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2019 tax season likely won’t be too messy after all. But Minnesota’s code may still need a rewrite
Recruitment war sets up battle for the sexes
Russians interacted with at least 14 Trump associates during the campaign and transition
Brainerd elementary school posts anti-Trump meme to Facebook
After the deadly Camp Fire, a dog waited for his owners to return. They've finally been reunited.
Tesla may consider buying idle GM plants
Madden's Announces New Golf Course Superintendent
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The last Christmas: Central Minnesota tree farm to close, neighbor faces uncertain future
US economy adds 155,000 jobs in November, below expectations; unemployment, 3.7 percent
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Wrestling: Brainerd wins first Paul Bunyan Invite title since 1988
Gophers community raises $15,000 for Dupree McBrayer’s late mom, bringing ‘tears of joy’
College Athletics: Central Lakes players, coaches honored
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Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
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Bursack: People with dementia still sensitive to caregiver's body language
Faith Conversations: Catholic dioceses gather to enliven leaders, discuss challenges
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Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Studying the mallard migration: Cellphone technology helping to gather new information on ducks
What's Up Outdoors: Ice fishing gift ideas to add to the Christmas list
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
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A blood clot formed in the exact shape of a man's lung passage - then he coughed it up
Wealth Column: Give the gift of estate planning to loved ones this holiday season
An artist suffered mysterious symptoms for years. Then she realized her sculpture was poisoning her.
MN Department of Health urges action to limit influenza this winter
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Legacy Chorale to perform concerts
Guys from Minnesota’s lake country create popular YouTube channel just being themselves
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November 15, 2018
Fire burns hole in wall at Cragun's hotel building
A hole in the wall is the damage Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake has to show for a small fire that broke out about 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14. Pillager...
November 15, 2018 - 5:00am
July 11, 2018
Hilstrom shores up bid for AG's office
Debra Hilstrom helped craft some of Minnesota's laws as a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. She now hopes to be elected the state's...
July 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
Brainerd addiction center celebrates 10th anniversary
Sam Anderson's baby celebrated its 10th anniversary Thursday, May 10, with a fundraising banquet at Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake in Brainerd....
May 11, 2018 - 4:00am
April 28, 2018
Outdoor Notes for April 28
Bass Snatchers donate rods and reels The Baxter Bass Snatchers recently presented 10 rod and reel combinations to Katie Kaufman of the Brainerd...
April 28, 2018 - 11:00am
January 18, 2018
Brainerd lakes area resorts hope to win big Super Bowl weekend
Grand View Lodge is more than two hours away from the Twin Cities, but come Super Bowl weekend, the Gull Lake resort will be rolling out the...
January 18, 2018 - 9:19am
November 23, 2017
Entertainment Briefs - Nov. 23
Pinetree Patchworkers Quilts on display at library The Brainerd Public Library will display four types of community quilts made by the Pinetree...
November 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 5, 2017
Road Closed: East Gull Lake road not all it's cracked up to be
East Gull Lake City Administrator Rob Mason wants motorists to know the crack along Gull Lake Dam Road is no fault of the city's although the...
October 5, 2017 - 5:00am
May 8, 2017
Cragun's invests more than $2 million in resort improvements
EAST GULL LAKE—Cragun's Resort is celebrating its 77th year in business this year and continues to invest in the property with over $2...
May 8, 2017 - 10:57am
July 16, 2015
Brainerd Lakes area still open for golf
Cleanup continues at Cragun's and Madden's golf courses. "The progress has been incredible," said Glenn Hagberg, PGA head golf professional...
July 16, 2015 - 9:42am
June 9, 2015
Pillager responds to chimney fire at Cragun's
Pillager firefighters responded to a fire at Cragun's resort Sunday. The fire, reported at 1:24 a.m., went along the chimney and into the attic in a six-plex cabin unit. Everyone was out of the cabin when firefighters arrived on the scene. Pillager Fire Chief Randy Lee said he estimated...
June 9, 2015 - 7:23pm
May 25, 2015
Remembering those who gave all
EAST GULL LAKE - Remembering those who gave everything in the service of their nation included those gathered at Cragun's resort this weekend. This year has been a remarkable one for significant anniversaries in the nation's history and a reminder of the reason for the Memorial Day....
May 25, 2015 - 8:38pm
February 3, 2015
Saturday's The Big Event auction is open
Brainerd Public Schools Foundation's The Big Event silent auction is live online and open for bidding to anyone, whether attending Saturday's The Big Event or not. The silent auction will close at 8 p.m. during The Big Event Saturday at Cragun's. More than 150 items have been donated...
February 3, 2015 - 6:37pm
September 18, 2014
Cragun's: A bustling resort community
It all started in the early 1930s. Today, it has blossomed into a bustling resort community. Cragun's Resort and Hotel on Gull Lake is its own...
September 18, 2014 - 2:16pm
June 25, 2014
Fallen soldier's memory honored with fishing tournament
Anglers from across the state on June 22 put in at Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake for the Fishing For Our Heroes walleye and bass tournament. Professional...
June 25, 2014 - 4:52pm