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This Was Brainerd - June 25
Lakes Area Music Festival to host Solstice event
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April 24, 2019
Baxter City Council: Final hearing convenes for Memorywood Drive project
BAXTER—It's perhaps, proverbially speaking, that last half-second of calculation on the diving board before the plunge. The Baxter City...
April 24, 2019 - 9:20am
April 17, 2019
Baxter City Council: New elementary school roadways gain approval
BAXTER—The new Baxter Elementary School factored heavily into discussions during the meeting Tuesday, April 15, in Baxter City Hall. Council...
April 17, 2019 - 11:00am
March 12, 2019
Baxter City Council: Weekend retreat centers around neighborhoods without water, sewer lines
BAXTER—To install sewer lines, or not to install sewer lines, that is the question—for the Baxter City Council anyway, as they map...
March 12, 2019 - 10:00am
February 21, 2019
Baxter City Council: Streets project on docket for new Baxter Elementary
BAXTER—The new Baxter Elementary School is popping up in discussions again—this time in a project to remake streets and infrastructure...
February 21, 2019 - 7:00am
January 19, 2019
Environment: Years in the making, Whiskey Creek water project moves forward
BAXTER—Whiskey Creek collects what 400 acres of drainage through heavily developed commercial areas can throw at it, but what may be described...
January 19, 2019 - 11:00am
January 17, 2019
Baxter City Council: Takes second look at high assessment costs
BAXTER—Concerns for high assessments for a stormwater project—with one property owner with multiple parcels facing a potential bill...
January 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
October 21, 2018
Construction update: Expect significant delays on Highway 210
Rain, wind and unseasonably cold temperatures have all combined to create a challenging autumn this year and construction projects are also feeling...
October 21, 2018 - 5:00am
August 29, 2018
Baxter City Council: Taxes, trucks and trails highlight budget talks
BAXTER—For the city of Baxter, it's time to get into the nuts and bolts of it all—with budget talks, budget talks and more budget...
August 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 25, 2018
Baxter City Council seeks solution to ease redevelopment challenge
BAXTER—A major redevelopment project for a 25-year-old business appeared in danger of grinding to a halt on gravel before a compromise...
August 25, 2018 - 10:00am
July 20, 2018
Baxter City Council: Cypress Drive corridor project begins
BAXTER—Crews are making the first steps toward transforming the Cypress Drive project into reality. Although, as a result of external...
July 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 15, 2018
Baxter to host open house July 19 on Excelsior/Cypress streets project
BAXTER—The start of a planned six-week closure of Excelsior Road and Cypress Drive in Baxter will depend on work related to storm sewer...
July 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
May 2, 2018
Baxter City Council: High lake levels threaten homes
BAXTER—With lake levels now inches from Baxter homes, Baxter city officials are seeking options to protect them—including the potential...
May 2, 2018 - 4:00am
January 18, 2018
Baxter City Council: Connecting Cypress Drive
BAXTER—After years of planning, the work to link Cypress Drive may begin this summer and be completed in the fall of 2019.
January 18, 2018 - 6:00am
November 25, 2017
Baxter City Council: What's in a roundabout?
BAXTER—New roundabouts coming in Baxter may have more visual appeal than the city's first version of a mowed hill.
November 25, 2017 - 6:00am
June 23, 2017
Pequot Lakes man stuck in mud, pulled to safety
BAXTER—An incident that could have quickly turned into a tragedy had a happy ending Wednesday as emergency responders pulled an 18-year-old—dangerously...
June 23, 2017 - 12:24pm