Skip to main content
Family of Kentucky teen sues Washington Post over coverage of confrontation
Brainerd: Council sets priorities for 2019 legislative session
Brainerd Public Utilities Commission to meet
Baxter City Council: Council considers 'green' parking lot for Baxter Village
Ice dams are a scourge. What can you do to get your home ready?
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
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
place a business brief
LISTEN: Former Gophers coach Kill rips current coach Fleck
Stricker says communication key to his strategy as U.S. Ryder Cup captain
Hockey: Section 6-1A standings
Boys Hockey: Late goal caps Warriors' rally. Brainerd survives Bemidji's quarterfinal upset bid
Area Boys Basketball: Verndale victorious in double OT
Athlete of the Week
Reader Opinion: Election
Our Opinion: Mother Nature has a wicked sense of humor
Reader Opinion: Helping the billionaires
Reader Opinion: Incomplete plan
Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
Send Your Opinion
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
Chef's Hat: For a fast, easy, healthy dish, try salmon
Four Legionnaires' disease cases linked to Crookston hotel
Church News - Feb. 15
St. Francis Catholic Church Expansion and Remodeling
FDA warns consumers against 'young blood' plasma infusions to prevent aging
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
'Love Letters' performance to benefit Plut Scholarship
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
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Fred and Karen Nygaard
Marjory Ann Carlson
Joel Brian Carlson
Charles "Chuck" William Halstead
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
Area Boys Basketball: Verndale victorious in double OT
VERNDALE—Brayden Vertina and Matt Steege combined to score 14 of Verndale's 17 points in two overtimes leading the Pirates to a 66-63 Park...
11 hours 32 min ago
February 19, 2019
Area Girls Basketball: Patriots defend home court over Pillager
PEQUOT LAKES—All 11 Pequot Lakes Patriots scored, led by Olivia Lane's 28 points, in an 86-20 non-conference victory over the Pillager Huskies Tuesday, Feb. 19. Maci Martini also reached double figures for the 14-10 Patriots with 10 points. Pillager 12 8—20...
12 hours 47 min ago
Area Girls Basketball: Pirates tame Tigers
VERNDALE—Morgan Glenz registered 17 points in a 56-34 Verndale Pirates' win over the Browerville-Eagle Valley Tigers in a Section 5-1A matchup Monday, Feb. 18. Joelle Bounds contributed 13 points as the Pirates improved to 13-8 overall. Verndale 23 33—56 Browerville...
13 hours 2 min ago
February 15, 2019
Area Girls Basketball: Davies, Aitkin score win at Pequot
PEQUOT LAKES—Kaija Davies registered 19 points for the Aitkin Gobblers in a 57-51 Mid-State Conference win over the Pequot Lakes Patriots...
February 15, 2019 - 11:00pm
February 14, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Patriots slap loss on Gobblers
AITKIN—Jordan Schommer's 18 points led the Pequot Lakes Patriots to a 67-43 Mid-State Conference victory over the Aitkin Gobblers Thursday, Feb. 14. Tyler Manly added 11 points to raise the Patriots to 6-2 in the conference. Garrett Westerlund tallied 17 points for the Gobblers,...
February 14, 2019 - 10:30pm
February 13, 2019
Area Girls Basketball: Lane, Pequot tops Cathedral
PEQUOT LAKES—Olivia Lane scored 30 points for the Pequot Lakes Patriots as they defeated the St. Cloud Cathedral Crusaders 66-57 Tuesday, Feb. 12. Maci Martini contributed 11 points and Erika Lane added nine for the 13-9 Patriots. Pequot Lakes 31 35—66 St. Cloud...
February 13, 2019 - 2:30am
February 12, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Rangers keep S-M winless in the Mid-State
CROSBY—Joseph Stokman's 16 points led four Rangers in double figures as Crosby-Ironton defeated the Staples-Motley Cardinals 84-35 in a Mid-State Conference game Tuesday, Feb. 12. Johnathan Jacobson finished with 12 points followed by Dakota Mitchell's 11 and Kyle Skeim's 10....
February 12, 2019 - 10:30pm
Area Boys Basketball: Pequot picks off conference leading DL
PEQUOT LAKES—Jordan Schommer turned in a game-high 23 points for the Pequot Lakes Patriots who avenged an earlier loss to Detroit Lakes defeating the Lakers 80-67 in Mid-State Conference action Monday, Feb. 11. Schommer netted 17 first-half points for the Patriots, who trailed...
February 12, 2019 - 12:30am
February 9, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Gobblers saddle the Broncos
VIRGINIA—Garrett Westerlund, Hunter Nissen and Kade Hopperstad all reached double figures to lead the Aitkin Gobblers to a 56-44 win over International Falls in a Section 7-2A matchup Friday, Feb. 8. Hopperstad led the way with 18 points followed by Nissan with 17 and Westerlund...
February 9, 2019 - 1:30am
Area Girls Basketball: Rangers hold on to top Gobblers
AITKIN—Shyanne Loiland led the Crosby-Ironton Rangers with 24 points as they defeated the Aitkin Gobblers 59-57 in a Mid-State Conference...
February 9, 2019 - 12:00am
February 5, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Schaefer, Huskies top W-C
PILLAGER—Spencer Schaefer recorded 23 points to lead the Pillager Huskies to a 57-43 Park Region Conference win over Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines Tuesday, Feb. 5. Lucas Hinojos, Payton Rondestvedt and Cooper Folkestad all tallied nine points for the Wolverines. W-DC 13 29—42...
February 5, 2019 - 11:30pm
Area Girls Basketball: Tigers scratch out win over Wolverines
WADENA—Rylie Hirschey scored 13 points for the Pine River-Backus Tigers as they defeated the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines 58-31 Tuesday, Feb. 5. Bailey Wynn and Gabby Rainwater each added 10 points for the Tigers. W-DC's Kennedy Gravelle tallied 19 points. W-DC ...
February 5, 2019 - 10:30pm
February 2, 2019
Area Girls Basketball: Lane, Pequot prevail over C-I
PEQUOT LAKES—Olivia Lane's 33 point game led Pequot Lakes back from a 3-point halftime deficit as they tallied 40 points in the second half to defeat Crosby-Ironton 68-60 in a Mid-State Conference game Friday, Feb 1. Erika Lane also finished with 16 points as the Patriots shot...
February 2, 2019 - 1:30am
January 31, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: No luck needed as Pierz tops Irish
PIERZ—Michael Leidenfrost and Jonah Prokott led the Pierz Pioneers who were much hotter than the outside temperatures in a 65-50 Central Minnesota Conference win over the Maple Lake Irish Thursday, Jan. 31. Leidenfrost hit 6-of-7 (85 percent) from the field to finish with 15...
January 31, 2019 - 10:30pm
January 30, 2019
Area Football: Verndale's Mahlen a finalist
Verndale Pirates head football coach Mike Mahlen is one of eight football coaches named as finalists for the National High School Athletic Coaches...
January 30, 2019 - 12:00pm