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GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default
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
Roundup is embroiled in cancer cases. Now its maker is putting $5 billion toward a new kind of weed killer
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Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
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Twins retire No. 7 uniform of Joe Mauer, ‘a kid from St. Paul’
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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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UPDATE: Deerwood man dies in head-on crash with semitrailer
June 7, 2019
Kayaker finds body on Mississippi River near St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD — A kayaker found a body on the Mississippi River near St. Cloud Wednesday evening, June 5. Around 8:30 p.m., the kayaker called...
June 7, 2019 - 8:50pm
May 26, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: A piece of paradise
One of humanity's most treasured notions is the concept of paradise. From the book of Genesis to the Bhagavad Gita, from the Quran to the haiku...
May 26, 2019 - 8:00am
May 14, 2019
Girls Lacrosse: Warriors fall to St. Cloud 13-7
Macey Peterson scored three goals and Jose Kramer added two in a 13-7 loss for Brainerd to St. Cloud Monday, May 13, at Adamson Field in Brainerd. Jenna Nieman and Kaija Lee added one goal each. Macy Peterson collected 14 saves in goal. St. Cloud 13 Brainerd 7 Goalies: B- Macey...
May 14, 2019 - 12:30am
May 13, 2019
Boys Lacrosse: Smith scores 3 in Warrior loss
ST. CLOUD—Gabe Smith tallied three goals in the fourth quarter to lead Brainerd in a 8-5 loss to St. Cloud Monday, May 13. Jayce Schroeder...
May 13, 2019 - 11:00pm
May 8, 2019
Veterans town hall slated May 16 in Brainerd
A veterans town hall meeting focused on improving Veterans Affairs health care services and programs is scheduled for 5 p.m. Thursday, May 16,...
May 8, 2019 - 8:00am
May 2, 2019
Disabled veteran successfully ends 2nd fundraising walk
Jerry Meadows can finally go home. Less than six hours after the Wahpeton, N.D., resident began walking Wednesday, May 1, from Bemidji to St....
May 2, 2019 - 8:01pm
May 1, 2019
So close yet so far - fundraiser hits the road again to raise more money
Jerry Meadows just wants to return home, but the disabled veteran who arrived on foot last month in St. Cloud from Bemidji will not—not...
May 1, 2019 - 5:00am
April 30, 2019
Coming Wednesday: He's back
The Air Force veteran was flying high when he completed his walk from Bemidji to St. Cloud earlier this month, but he fell short of his fundraising...
April 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
April 26, 2019
30 years of Fun 'N' Friends: Child care program marks milestone
When Lisa Henry-Stawarski was looking at child care options in the Brainerd lakes area in 1987 and didn't see exactly what she wanted, she began...
April 26, 2019 - 10:16am
April 18, 2019
Brainerd man faces charges in machete assault
ELK RIVER—A 20-year-old Brainerd man admitted to police he drove to St. Cloud with the intent to scare a woman, and proceeded to allegedly...
April 18, 2019 - 3:00am
April 6, 2019
Veteran reaffirms faith in Americans with Wounded Warrior Project fundraiser. 61-year-old finishes walking from Bemidji to St. Cloud earlier than planned
Jerry Meadows made it on foot to St. Cloud from Bemidji—and he learned a few things along the way. "I feel totally blessed, gracious and...
April 6, 2019 - 3:00am
April 4, 2019
Air Force veteran walks 215 miles for Wounded Warriors Project
Jerry Meadows, a 61-year-old U.S. Air Force veteran, is walking 215 miles from Bemidji to St. Cloud to raise awareness and funds for the Wounded...
April 4, 2019 - 4:00am
April 2, 2019
Veteran walks from Bemidji to St. Cloud for Wounded Warrior Project: Wife wanted to see Minnesota. She got more than she bargained for.
The Brainerd lakes area gets a lot of visitors, but not many like Jerry Meadows of Wahpeton, N.D. The 61-year-old disabled veteran left on foot...
April 2, 2019 - 3:00am
March 12, 2019
Minnesota man among 157 killed in crash of Ethiopian jetliner
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — A resident of St. Cloud, Minn., was killed in Sunday’s crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jetliner. According to the...
March 12, 2019 - 8:57am
January 25, 2019
Boys Hockey: Warriors win 5th straight
ST. CLOUD—Goalie Luke Saiko stopped 22 of the 23 shots he faced for the Brainerd Warriors who defeated St. Cloud 4-1 in a Central Lakes...
January 25, 2019 - 12:00am