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GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default
DWI deaths down in Minnesota, but progress slowing
Crosby Music in the Park
When abortion was illegal: A 1966 series revealed how women got them anyway
Minnesota lawyer gets 14 years in prison for ‘porno-trolling’ internet users
crime - courts
government - politics
traffic - construction
science - nature
Destination Downtown Launch Party set June 20
Biz Buzz: Changes coming at Target
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
Documents show EPA concern over early draft of PolyMet permit
place a business brief
Softball: Over 50 league looking for players
Golf results - June 13, 2019
Amateur Baseball: Victory League standings
Auto Racing: Superbikes take on BIR's historic track for Double Sprints this weekend
Athlete of the Week
track and field
Wealth Column: How to help your children with college debt
Reader Opinion: Millennials and the Future
Reader Opinion: An old adage on greed applies
Reader Opinion: Don't hide behind closed doors and secrets
Reader Opinion: What if a woman said that?
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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
Hunting for answers on forest bird decline
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
home - garden
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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
Entertainment Briefs - June 13
Library adds painting classes for art contest
Young female vocalist Lauren Alaina to make trek to Lakes Jam 2019
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Scott and Shirley Young
Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Tom & Peggy Woog
Marge & Bob Marsh 65th Anniversary
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Jack A. Miller
Thomas Angus McDonald
Kathy Jo Riley
Lewis Adams Hudson
Edward C. Markiewicz
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Resiliency workshop to be hosted by Bridges of Hope
What's Doing - June 15
Coming Sunday: Building homes, hope
Senior Calendar - June 17-21
Car show to benefit Ruth's Free Wig Closet planned for Saturday
KLICK! Photo Galleries
This Was Brainerd
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
UPDATE: Deerwood man dies in head-on crash with semitrailer
June 11, 2019
Statewide equity initiative to present in Little Falls
LITTLE FALLS—A rollout of a new statewide initiative is set to take place at Sprout Marketplace in Little Falls. Thriving by Design - Rural & Urban Together is a joint effort of organizations Growth & Justice and OneMN.org. Together they are working to develop the Minnesota...
June 11, 2019 - 2:15am
June 6, 2019
Fire destroys West Side Bar in Little Falls
An 87-year-old building housing a bar and apartments in Little Falls was destroyed by a fire in the early morning hours of Wednesday, June 5....
June 6, 2019 - 9:17am
Lindbergh Elementary wins refurbished court from Timberwolves
An outdoor basketball court at Lindbergh Elementary School in Little Falls will soon be renovated courtesy of the Minnesota Timberwolves. The...
June 6, 2019 - 8:38am
June 5, 2019
Vehicle hits tree, rolls over
ROYALTON—A 26-year-old man was injured Tuesday, June 4, when the vehicle he was driving rolled over north of Royalton, in Bellevue Township. The Morrison County Sheriff's Office responded to the rollover crash at 12:43 a.m. The driver, Tyler Lorenz of St. Cloud, was traveling...
June 5, 2019 - 6:12am
June 3, 2019
Motorcycle crash injures Little Falls motorists
A Little Falls man and woman were injured in a one-vehicle motorcycle crash Saturday, June 1, in Garrison Township. John Robert Walter, 54, was...
June 3, 2019 - 7:00am
June 2, 2019
Little Falls airport to host Habitat for Humanity fundraiser
LITTLE FALLS—The Little Falls/Morrison County Airport will host a fly-in/drive-in breakfast 7-11 a.m. Saturday, June 15. The event is part of the Little Falls Dam Festival and will serve as a fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity of Morrison County. Funds raised will be used to...
June 2, 2019 - 5:30am
May 31, 2019
Former Little Falls, SCSU standout Hanowski prepares for 5th season of German pro hockey
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — When Ben Hanowski walks into the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center main entrance, he can look up to his right and see a...
May 31, 2019 - 10:12am
May 28, 2019
Remembering lives lost on Memorial Day
The Memorial Day ceremony Sunday, May 26, at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery near Little Falls. Photos by Tony Wenzel of Randall.
May 28, 2019 - 9:00am
May 24, 2019
Little Falls seed library, exchange grows in popularity: Flower and vegetable seeds are available for free
The idea was planted in Elise Carey's mind to create an exchange where growers could check out a variety of seeds for flowers and vegetables,...
May 24, 2019 - 11:00am
May 23, 2019
Coming Friday: Room to grow
The St. Clare Library at St. Francis Convent in Little Falls allows patrons to "check out" flower and vegetable seeds to plant them in their...
May 23, 2019 - 11:45am
May 21, 2019
Region Five teachers honored at Sourcewell
Several Region Five educators were honored at the Sourcewell Educators of Excellence banquet May 8. The following local educators received awards for demonstrating innovation and leadership that have positively impacted students and fellow staff: Paraprofessionals of educational excellence...
May 21, 2019 - 9:30am
May 19, 2019
The Regional Report: 'Industry leading' manufacturer may locate in Pine River
AITKIN If the city of Aitkin had a flag, what would it look like? Those with ideas have the chance to help create a design by entering a contest...
May 19, 2019 - 3:00am
May 18, 2019
Entrepreneurs gain opportunity in Greater Minnesota
LITTLE FALLS—The Initiators Fellowship, launched by the Initiative Foundation of Little Falls in 2016, is expanding to include the regions of Southwest Initiative Foundation and West Central Initiative, covering a total of 41 counties in Greater Minnesota.
May 18, 2019 - 2:30am
May 16, 2019
Special Events - May 16
AITKIN Art events Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center. More information available at www.jaquesart.com...
May 16, 2019 - 2:30pm
May 9, 2019
Special Events - May 9
AITKIN Art events Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center. More information available at www.jaquesart.com or 218-927-2363. BRAINERD Author event Mystery author Allen Eskens will speak at noon Monday, May 13, at the Brainerd Public Library about...
May 9, 2019 - 8:58am