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Pine River Watershed Alliance to host annual meeting
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
Documents show EPA concern over early draft of PolyMet permit
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Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
Woodland leads Rose by one at US Open
Twins retire No. 7 uniform of Joe Mauer, ‘a kid from St. Paul’
Chuck Foreman dines with Vikings running backs, calls them impressive group
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
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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 12, 2019
Crow Wing jury finds Brainerd man guilty in sexual assault case
A Crow Wing County jury found a 39-year-old Brainerd man guilty June 6 of sexually assaulting a woman he met through a social media app. Isaiah...
June 12, 2019 - 6:00am
May 24, 2019
73-year-old man admits to sexually assaulting 2 girls
A 73-year-old Crosby man admitted in a Brainerd courtroom Monday, May 20, to sexually assaulting two girls who had a significant relationship...
May 24, 2019 - 3:00am
April 30, 2019
Governor appoints Mallie to Brainerd bench
Brainerd attorney Matthew Mallie was appointed to the bench in Minnesota's 9th Judicial District, replacing retiring Judge Earl E. Maus. Mallie will be chambered in Brainerd.
April 30, 2019 - 1:30pm
Aitkin County jury acquits retired judge
AITKIN—Retired district court judge Robert Graff was found not guilty by an Aitkin County jury April 26 of trespassing in the Savanna State Forest in Aitkin County. According to a news release from Graff's defense attorney Bill Peterson of Bloomington, the verdict was reached...
April 30, 2019 - 4:30am
February 2, 2019
Going from criminal defense attorney to judge, Chuck Halverson is ready
Attorney Chuck D. Halverson, who has worked in a legal capacity for 30 years in Brainerd, closed down his law firm to start his next career path...
February 2, 2019 - 11:00am
October 16, 2018
Man faces more domestic assault and stalking charges
A 31-year-old man faces felony stalking and domestic assault charges after allegedly punching a woman in the face. Wyatt Robert Kelly Aurentz...
October 16, 2018 - 5:00am
September 14, 2018
State hearing judge dismisses Pickar campaign complaint
A Fair Campaign Practices Act complaint filed against Crow Wing County sheriff candidate Pat Pickar was dismissed. Baxter resident Michael Murphy...
September 14, 2018 - 7:00am
June 13, 2018
On the field and in court, a successful life: Alan Page shares insights at Crosby event
CROSBY—From the the football fields in the National Football League to the courtrooms in the Minnesota Supreme Court, Alan Cedric Page...
June 13, 2018 - 8:00am
May 30, 2018
Minnesota judicial board reprimands judge over his DWI
ST. PAUL—A Ramsey County judge convicted of a DWI earlier this year has been publicly reprimanded for his conduct by the Minnesota Board...
May 30, 2018 - 9:16pm
April 25, 2018
Brainerd man faces sexual assault charges
A 24-year-old Brainerd man is accused of raping a 15-year-old girl and assaulting her older sister. Carlton Lorenzo Sturkey was charged Thursday,...
April 25, 2018 - 4:00am
March 23, 2018
Judge tells Twin Cities cop 'I am a Ramsey County judge,' gets DUI anyway
As a St. Paul police officer told a suspected drunk driver to get in his squad car, the man responded, “I am a Ramsey County judge” and asked...
March 23, 2018 - 8:43pm
March 9, 2018
Judge sentences Pierz man to prison for sexually abusing a minor
A 38-year-old Pierz man who admitted to sexually abusing a minor victim was sentenced Wednesday to 41 months in prison. Jason Frederick Harrison...
March 9, 2018 - 6:00am
January 10, 2018
Brainerd man allegedly swings machete at victims
A 55-year-old Brainerd man faces six criminal charges after allegedly swinging a machete at people. Edward Alexander Cox was charged Tuesday...
January 10, 2018 - 6:00am
Charges: Brainerd man shoots woman's cat, 2 others
A 38-year-old Brainerd man faces three felony animal mistreatment and torture charges after allegedly killing a cat named Tig and two other cats...
January 10, 2018 - 4:00am
January 5, 2018
St. Paul lawyer sworn in as Minnesota's first Hmong-American judge
ST. PAUL — Sophia Vuelo is blunt when she describes the state her family was in when they left a refugee camp in Thailand some 40 years...
January 5, 2018 - 10:45am