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Broadband connectivity initiative continues for rural areas in Region Five
Larger than life: Rukavina remembered for his accomplishments, big personality
Native American drummer speaks on the MAGA-hat wearing teens who surrounded him
Thousands gather for third Women's March after year of controversy
BuzzFeed's stumble is highest-profile misstep at a time when press is under greatest scrutiny
Swanson Assumes Role of President at Frandsen Bank
Shutdown undercuts the IRS, just in time for a particularly difficult tax season
Biz Buzz: Dairy Queen not closing - poised to expand in Brainerd
Minnesota unemployment remains steady; 4 straight months at 2.8 percent
Get a plan for nonproductive land: Solutions take time, but can be found
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Area Wrestling: Road Crew runs away with team title
Wild overcome adversity, earn hard-fought win over Blue Jackets
Bemidji State seals Hockey Day sweep: Driscoll, BSU blank Michigan Tech
Minnesota holds off Penn State at buzzer
Bemidji blanks Greenway for Hockey Day Minnesota victory
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Commentary: Why progressives should stop avoiding men's issues
Wealth Column: A look at the economy for 2019
Opinion: Foreign aid, adjust and repair
Sheriff's Corner: A snapshot of 2018
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness helps us embrace humanity
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BRAD DOKKEN: All systems go for 35th annual DL ice tourney
What's Up Outdoors: Good friends, new lakes make for fun fishing
Successful snowmobile rides start with safety mindset
16 inches of ice: Sheriff gives blessing for Jaycees' Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Anglers are encouraged to take a kid ice fishing Jan. 19-21
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
Salonen: I was unplanned, but, thank God, I’m here
Religious fundamentalist leader plans northeast Minn. building project: Church is known for child marriage, polygamy
Forget to take your medication? A new digital pill will alert you - and your doctor
Church News - Jan. 18
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Weaving hard work and history: Basket-makers rely on knowledge passed down over years
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Performing Arts - Jan. 17
CLC alumna to speak on Australia trip
Entertainment Briefs - Jan. 17
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January 16, 2019
Brainerd City Council: Council agrees to steep increase in Mill Ave. Park lease
With an agreement reached, the ice rinks and ball fields at Mill Avenue Park in northeast Brainerd will stay right where they are for another...
January 16, 2019 - 3:00am
January 11, 2019
Mill Ave. Park future uncertain, pending new lease agreement
A pending lease agreement between the city of Brainerd and Brainerd Industrial Center owner Mike Higgins creates uncertainty for the public uses...
January 11, 2019 - 7:00am
January 10, 2019
Firefighters get helping hand in putting fire out at BIC
A fire broke out Tuesday night in the GreenForest Recycling center at the Brainerd Industrial Center off Mill Avenue in Brainerd. The Brainerd...
January 10, 2019 - 5:00am
November 8, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Members hear arguments for, against proposed moratorium
The Brainerd School District was a hot topic during the open forum portion of the Monday, Nov. 5, Brainerd City Council meeting.
November 8, 2018 - 5:00am
July 18, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Pressing fixes, big changes await water tower
At face value, the resolution seemed run-of-the-mill—a unanimous vote Monday, July 16, by the Brainerd City Council to contact contractors...
July 18, 2018 - 10:00am
March 23, 2017
Brainerd City Council: Changes considered to winter parking regulations
A plan to revise how the city of Brainerd handles parking on city streets during winter snow removal stalled Monday night. A motion to hold the...
March 23, 2017 - 9:00am
February 28, 2017
BPU: Commission talks renewable energy options
The Brainerd Public Utilities Commission Tuesday heard from a local business owner about his desire to bring renewable energy sources to his...
February 28, 2017 - 10:44pm
October 18, 2016
Brainerd City Council: Sudden sign ordinance enforcement questioned
The Brainerd City Council Monday night responded to public backlash and will evaluate its ordinance regarding signs placed in the right-of-way....
October 18, 2016 - 9:07am
August 2, 2016
Brainerd City Council: Council president butts heads with business owner
Monday night's Brainerd City Council meeting featured one local business owner questioning the council president's conduct. During a presentation...
August 2, 2016 - 10:24pm
July 27, 2016
BPU: Water levels receding
The Brainerd Public Utilities Commission reported Tuesday water levels are going down at the city-owned dam at the Mississippi River at the former Potlatch site. Water levels on the river, which had been at record levels with the nearly 10-inch rainfall received in the area July 11,...
July 27, 2016 - 9:50pm
May 4, 2016
Brainerd City Council: Reduce, reuse, recycle
The approval of two conditional use permits at Monday night's Brainerd City Council meeting featured some heated comments from citizens who attended...
May 4, 2016 - 10:57pm
December 15, 2015
Mann Lake expands jobs, manufacturing to Brainerd
A company that started in a Hackensack garage and now employs more than 450 people is expanding operations to Brainerd. Mann Lake Ltd., employee-owned...
December 15, 2015 - 7:34pm
July 23, 2015
Brainerd City Council: City Council perceptions discussed
A local business owner got the chance to address the Brainerd City Council Monday night about his experiences working with the city. Mike...
July 23, 2015 - 10:01am
June 19, 2015
Former paper mill introduced as Brainerd Industrial Center
After a day of public tours Thursday, the former Wausau Paper mill in northeast Brainerd was formally reintroduced to the people of Brainerd...
June 19, 2015 - 9:20pm
June 12, 2015
Public meeting planned at Brainerd Industrial Center
The next meeting of the Paul Bunyanland Historical and Cultural Society is planned to coincide with Brainerd History Week. The meeting will take place 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the Brainerd Industrial Center, formerly the Potlatch/Wausau Paper Co. paper mill. The meeting will include...
June 12, 2015 - 7:55pm