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Tribal leaders mark historic moment, painful past at 'Sovereignty Day' at the Capitol
U.S. House Ag Committee staff has strong ties to Minnesota and North Dakota
Minnesota dentist faces arson charge following Wis. boathouse fire
Police Blotter - Feb. 18
Jerry Westrom charged in 25-year-old murder case, defense attorney says evidence is thin
Payless to close all U.S. stores
Digital brands are booming. Can they save malls?
Business Notes for Feb. 17
Good Samaritan Society - Bethany named a high performer by U.S. News & World Report
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
place a business brief
Twins adjusting to idea of major league pitch clock
Twins begin full-squad workouts with emphasis on unity
Hockey: Warrior girls earn No. 3 seed for State tourney
Cuyuna Lakes Ice Fishing contest results
Dance Team: Warriors finish successful season with a 4th at state
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Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
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Guest Opinion: Proposed paid and sick leave legislation is wrong for Minnesota
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
Our Opinion: It's past time to put down our cellphones
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Cuyuna Lakes Ice Fishing contest results
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
What's Up Outdoors: In search of sturgeon on Lake Winnebago
CWD found in wild deer in Crow Wing County
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
3 things for better health - Feb. 18
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Sign on the dotted line: Why millennials are writing contracts for their relationships
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Listen now: The Twisted Tale of John Henry Seadlund
How a stray puppy rescued from a trash pit became a movie star
The pain of Frida Kahlo
TV show delves into Kensington Runestone
'Love Letters' performance to benefit Plut Scholarship
Her Voice Magazine
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February 6, 2019
Brainerd: Proposed northeast street projects to further Safe Routes to School initiative
Proposed street projects in northeast Brainerd would see the reconstruction of portions of H Street and 10th Avenue Northeast, along with the...
February 6, 2019 - 11:00am
January 9, 2019
Opposition to Buffalo Hills Lane project, assessments continue
Some are in favor of the project, and some are not. But most residents in Brainerd's Buffalo Hills community agreed on opposing the assessments...
January 9, 2019 - 9:00am
Brainerd City Council: NW 4th St. plans include roundabout, median
Another roundabout is on the docket for Brainerd. The Brainerd City Council on Monday, Jan. 7, approved a proposal for engineering services from...
January 9, 2019 - 7:00am
December 19, 2018
Work to resume on signal light at Highway 210, Cypress
Crews may begin work anew for the new signal light where Cypress Drive will cross Highway 210 in Baxter. Scott Hedlund, senior project manager...
December 19, 2018 - 9:00am
November 1, 2018
South 6th Street open for business
"This is a momentous occasion." These were the words from a brightly dressed Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce president on a chilly Halloween...
November 1, 2018 - 5:00am
Crow Wing County, Brainerd and Jenkins receive $1.4M from MnDOT
Crow Wing County and the cities of Brainerd and Jenkins were recently selected to receive $1.4 million dollars through the Minnesota Department of Transportation's Local Road Improvement Program. The local agencies are among 52 locations around the state chosen through a competitive...
November 1, 2018 - 4:30am
October 26, 2018
Segment of South 6th likely to open this weekend
Minor glitches with the railroad signals mean South Sixth Street won't be fully open quite as soon as hoped. With the original completion date...
October 26, 2018 - 11:00am
October 25, 2018
Baxter Drive reopens
BAXTER—Road work on Baxter Drive is completed and the road was reopened to traffic Thursday, Oct. 25. Contact Chuck Rickart at 612-360-1283 or Chris Sonmor at 320-241-9439 with any questions.
October 25, 2018 - 3:57pm
October 18, 2018
Portion of Willow Street to close Friday
Beginning Friday, Oct. 19, local contractors will repair the water service for St. Andrew's Church, at 1108 Willow St. in Brainerd, between 11th and 13th streets southeast. That portion of the street will be closed to through traffic. Local traffic will be allowed access into the...
October 18, 2018 - 3:45pm
Proposed road project spawns objections in Buffalo Hills community
Emotions ran high in the Buffalo Hills Lane community Tuesday night, Oct. 16. Residents gathered at Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Church...
October 18, 2018 - 10:00am
October 17, 2018
Highway 371 Backus to Hackensack detour ending
Motorists who travel between Hackensack and Backus will now find the most direct route between the two cities open. Crews removed the detour,...
October 17, 2018 - 10:00am
October 5, 2018
End is near for South Sixth Street project
The city of Brainerd is in the home stretch of its South Sixth Street reconstruction project. Work on Highway 371B/South Sixth Street between...
October 5, 2018 - 11:00am
September 17, 2018
Backus: Airport dominates council discussion
City council members' eyebrows were raised while discussing the Backus Municipal Airport and various projects Monday, Sept. 10, because of additional...
September 17, 2018 - 6:00am
August 31, 2018
Watch for increased traffic near South 6th Street as school begins
Motorists traveling near the Business Highway 371/South Sixth Street reconstruction project in Brainerd should watch for buses, additional vehicles...
August 31, 2018 - 10:00am
August 24, 2018
MnDOT invites public to open house in Highway 371 construction
HACKENSACK—Hackensack and Backus area residents, businesses and motorists are invited to attend an open house to learn about a major construction project on Highway 371 between Backus and Hackensack. The project requires a detour beginning Sept. 4. The public open house will...
August 24, 2018 - 9:30am