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DWI deaths down in Minnesota, but progress slowing
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Destination Downtown Launch Party set June 20
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11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal 'secret' list of troubled facilities
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Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
A deadly deer disease is spreading. Could it strike people, too?
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
What's Up Outdoors: Great to see young anglers take up sport fishing
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Fostering fatherhood: Need for foster parents growing in Minnesota
Baxter veteran helps Deerwood veteran by bicycling in fundraiser
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Why America is embracing the widening world of non-wheat pastas
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
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Commentary: Stores like Barnes & Noble used to be the bad guys, but now I'm nostalgic for them
Arctic marathoner donates amputated toes for hotel's infamous cocktail
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Library adds painting classes for art contest
Young female vocalist Lauren Alaina to make trek to Lakes Jam 2019
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This Was Brainerd - June 16
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Breezy Point police
June 11, 2019
Police Blotter - June 11
Baxter police ARRESTS—A 25-year-old man was arrested at 9:16 p.m. Sunday, June 9, for driving while intoxicated with a controlled substance and drug possession following a report of a suspicious vehicle on the 500 block of Washington Street, Brainerd. A 46-year-old man was arrested...
June 11, 2019 - 4:15am
May 23, 2019
Police Blotter - May 23
Crow Wing sheriff SUSPICIOUS—Report at 11:56 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, of suspicious activity on the 40000 block of Sunset View Lane, Fifty...
May 23, 2019 - 5:00pm
May 16, 2019
Police Blotter - May 16
Baxter police ARRESTS—A 39-year-old woman was arrested at 4:02 p.m. Monday, May 13, during a traffic stop on Highway 210 at Knollwood Drive....
May 16, 2019 - 4:00pm
May 8, 2019
Police Blotter - May 8
Baxter police SUSPICIOUS—Report at 12:59 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, of a suspicious vehicle driving slowly in the area of Emily Road and Memorywood Drive. Officer made contact and learned the person was a repossession agent. Report at 7:13 p.m. Monday of a male inside Westgate Mall,...
May 8, 2019 - 10:55am
April 30, 2019
Police Blotter - April 30
Baxter police ARRESTS—A 34-year-old man was arrested at 10:35 p.m. Sunday, April 28, for driving while under the influence of a controlled...
April 30, 2019 - 11:00am
March 19, 2019
Police Blotter - March 19
Baxter police WEAPON—Report at 9 a.m. Monday, March 18, of a student with a knife in a locker at Forestview Middle School, 12149 Knollwood...
March 19, 2019 - 11:00am
March 15, 2019
Standoff with rural Pequot Lakes man ends peacefully
A standoff with a rural Pequot Lakes man Thursday evening, March 14, ended peacefully after the man exited his vehicle where he was barricaded...
March 15, 2019 - 3:36pm
March 12, 2019
Police Blotter - March 12
Baxter police SUSPICIOUS—Report at 12:30 a.m. Sunday, March 10, of a suspicious vehicle parked in front of the former Gander Mountain,...
March 12, 2019 - 11:00am
March 5, 2019
Police Blotter - March 5
Baxter police SUSPICIOUS—Report at 4:38 a.m. Monday, March 4, of a vehicle parked in the Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham parking lot, 14466...
March 5, 2019 - 2:00pm
March 1, 2019
Police Blotter - March 1
Breezy Point police DISTURBANCES—Report at 12:50 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, of a minor mutual physical domestic dispute on the 7600 block of...
March 1, 2019 - 12:00pm
February 6, 2019
Police Blotter - Feb. 6
Baxter police DISTURBANCES—Report at 12:36 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 3, of an intoxicated person smoking in a room who became aggressive and agitated...
February 6, 2019 - 1:00pm
January 24, 2019
Police Blotter - Jan. 25
Crow Wing sheriff SUSPICIOUS—Report at 7:16 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, of someone possibly being on private property on the 27000 block of...
January 24, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 7, 2019
Police blotter - Jan. 7
Brainerd police Report at 8:27 a.m. Monday of a suspicious person on the 900 block of Fifth Avenue Northeast. The person was warned to not trespass...
January 7, 2019 - 3:00pm
January 5, 2019
Police blotter - Jan. 5
Brainerd police ARRESTS—A 45-year-old woman was arrested at 11:57 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, on a Mille Lacs County warrant following a report...
January 5, 2019 - 12:00pm
December 20, 2018
Police Blotter - Dec. 20
Baxter police WELFARE CHECK—Report at 11:43 p.m. Monday, Dec. 17, of a male sitting in a vehicle for an extended amount of time at Country...
December 20, 2018 - 1:00pm