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January 10, 2019
Dave Williams of Pelican Township voices his concerns about vacation rentals by nearby homeowners at the Tuesday, Jan. 8, statutory, organizational and regular meeting of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Lakefront property owner says unregulated rentals cause for concern
January 10, 2019 - 9:00am
January 8, 2019
Cori Przybilla with Collins Brothers Towing winches a motorist out of the south ditch on the Wise Road Monday, Jan. 7, after central Minnesota was coated in a thick sheet of ice overnight. Temperatures rose during the day, melting ice and improving travel conditions. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Icy and dicey: Slippery roads cause school closures, fender benders
January 8, 2019 - 3:00am
December 28, 2018
Aitkin County crash injures 2
December 28, 2018 - 10:00am
December 27, 2018
Commissioners Paul Koering (left), Rachel Reabe Nystrom, Paul Thiede, Doug Houge and Rosemary Franzen smile for a group photo one last time after Nystrom and Thiede were recognized for their public service. (Nystrom did not run for re-election while Thiede lost his bid for re-election.) Submitted photo
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves bigger salary, dropping per diem payments
December 27, 2018 - 5:00am
December 26, 2018
Aitkin County sheriff releases name in fatal
December 26, 2018 - 9:00am
The National Weather Service in Duluth report shows Brainerd could see as little at 8 inches of snow to a high of 15 inches of snow. Submitted Report
Big winter storm is coming: Brainerd could see over a foot of snow
December 26, 2018 - 3:00am
December 22, 2018
Man dies in single-vehicle crash
December 22, 2018 - 5:00am
December 8, 2018
Crow Wing County Land Services Director Gary Griffin (left) talks about proposed county fee changes at the county budget committee meeting Friday, Dec. 7, while County Administrator Tim Houle listens at the conference table. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Some fees could double at landfill: County board considers changes amid levy discussions
December 8, 2018 - 5:00am
November 21, 2018
A float with a prospector theme carries through the city of Aitkin during a past incarnation of The World Famous Fish House Parade. The 28-year-old parade keeps the town bustling on the Friday after Thanksgiving. Friday's parade starts at 1 p.m. Photo submitted by the Aitkin Area  Chamber of Commerce
Annual Fish House Parade keeps holiday revelers close to home in Aitkin
November 21, 2018 - 3:47pm
November 15, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Approves of cooperative mental health agreement
November 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
November 10, 2018
USDA Farm Service Agency elections for the 2018 county committee
November 10, 2018 - 4:30am
November 8, 2018
Voters stand in line Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the Lord of Life Lutheran Church  in Baxter. According to head election judge Darlene Swedin, the precinct, P-1E, was processing two voters every minute. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
State goes blue, area swings red
November 8, 2018 - 3:00am
November 7, 2018
Area election results are in. Find out who won the election in your city.
November 7, 2018 - 4:30am
October 30, 2018
The subject of a forum at CLC's Chalberg Theatre, candidates for  Minnesota House of Representatives included DFLer Alex Hering (left) and Republican John Poston for District 9A, Republican Josh Heintzeman and DFLer Dale Menk for District 10A, Republican Dale Lueck and DFLer Phil Yetzer for District 10B.  Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch.play button
Local state rep candidates spar over partisan lines in CLC forum
October 30, 2018 - 3:00am
October 20, 2018
Dan Guida
Voter's Guide: Aitkin County
October 20, 2018 - 1:30pm