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The Regional Report: Crosby tunnel project runs into snag; S-M board to pursue 2-building solution
20 hours 9 min ago
February 16, 2019
The Aitkin jazz team poses after competing in the Class 1A state jazz qualifying round Friday, Feb. 15 at Target Center, Minneapolis. Bill Johnson / Picture Day Pro!
Dance Team: Brainerd one spot from finals, Aitkin advances
February 16, 2019 - 2:00am
February 15, 2019
The Brainerd Warriors varsity dance team members work on their "Never Had a Friend Like Me" routine Wednesday, Feb. 13, during practice. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Dance Team: Brainerd hoping to double-up on finals. Aitkin looks to knock off defending state champ Frazee
February 15, 2019 - 3:00am
February 12, 2019
Aitkin is headed back to the state meet as it placed second in kick and third in jazz in the Section 4-1A meet Saturday, Feb. 9, at Wadena-Deer Creek Senior High School. Photo uploaded by Judy Conner, from
Dance Team: Aitkin advances to state
February 12, 2019 - 1:00am
February 8, 2019
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Dance Team: 13 area dancers land all-state sports
February 8, 2019 - 9:00am
February 7, 2019
Basketball: KOC free throw winners
February 7, 2019 - 5:08pm
January 28, 2019
Lois Fritz, Lois Neuman, Lois Johnson, Lois Laurence, Lois Volkmuth and Lois Henkel pose together at an October Lois Club luncheon at the 40 Club in Aitkin. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch videoplay button
Lunching with Lois: Local club brings together women with same name
January 28, 2019 - 7:00am
Dance Team: Aitkin, C-I win conference titles
January 28, 2019 - 1:30am
January 20, 2019
The Regional Report: Aitkin group raising funds to update almost 70-year-old choir robes
January 20, 2019 - 7:00am
January 15, 2019
SUV crash sends driver to hospital
January 15, 2019 - 5:00am
January 7, 2019
Area Dance Team: Aitkin, C-I both score 2 top 4s
January 7, 2019 - 12:30am
January 3, 2019
Shelby Fries (left), 12, Taylor Fries, 15, Marley Fries, 7, Tara Fries, 36, Cody Holtzleicer, 27, and Kylie Fries, 9, gather around Wednesday, Jan. 2, the latest member of the family, Cota Rayne Fries, who was the first baby born New Year's Day in Crow Wing County at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Supersized: Fries family gets bigger, 5th girl arrives New Year's Day
January 3, 2019 - 2:00pm
December 11, 2018
Dance Team: Aitkin wins Mid-State kick
December 11, 2018 - 1:30am
December 3, 2018
The Brainerd Warriors varsity dance team performs Saturday, Dec. 1, in the Jazz division at the Brainerd Warrior Mega Meet at Brainerd High School. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
Dance Team: Warriors in contention at own invite
December 3, 2018 - 8:00am
December 2, 2018
The Regional Report: Plan to vacate Motley school moves forward; Staples board member walks out of meeting
December 2, 2018 - 5:00am