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2019 tax season likely won’t be too messy after all. But Minnesota’s code may still need a rewrite
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Single-vehicle crash seriously injures Atwater woman
Trump administration halts study that was using fetal tissue to find 'cure for HIV'
Squad car collides with vehicle in Cold Spring
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The last Christmas: Central Minnesota tree farm to close, neighbor faces uncertain future
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Area Wrestling: BHVPP wins 4 titles, finishes 2nd at Barnesville Invite
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Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Studying the mallard migration: Cellphone technology helping to gather new information on ducks
What's Up Outdoors: Ice fishing gift ideas to add to the Christmas list
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
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Outdoor Traditions Magazine
A blood clot formed in the exact shape of a man's lung passage - then he coughed it up
Wealth Column: Give the gift of estate planning to loved ones this holiday season
An artist suffered mysterious symptoms for years. Then she realized her sculpture was poisoning her.
MN Department of Health urges action to limit influenza this winter
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Crosslake: Literary huddle has Tuesdays booked - Group delves into classic literature
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Legacy Chorale to perform concerts
Guys from Minnesota’s lake country create popular YouTube channel just being themselves
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October 1, 2018
Reader Opinion: Goddard has the experience
To the citizens of Crow Wing County: recently a letter writer wrote a letter of support for Troy Schreifels, Pat Pickar's choice for chief deputy of Crow Wing County, if he is elected. Although Troy is a nice guy, he is not qualified for this position and does not meet the minimum...
October 1, 2018 - 8:30am
September 27, 2018
Reader Opinion: Goddard most qualified
The midterm elections are soon upon us and Crow Wing County citizens have the daunting task of electing a new sheriff to take over the helm from retiring Sheriff Todd Dahl. Sheriff Dahl has dedicated himself to serving this county for the past 12 years as sheriff and for over two...
September 27, 2018 - 11:30am
September 17, 2018
Reader Opinion: Vote Pickar for sheriff
Troy Schreifels has agreed to be Pat Pickar’s chief deputy. What an incredible endorsement this is of Pat Pickar. Troy is, and will be, an asset to Crow Wing County. Troy Schreifels’ commitment to community involvement and Troy’s ability to foster positive community relationships...
September 17, 2018 - 7:30am
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
August 8, 2018
Reader Opinion: Picking Pickar
I am voting for Pat Pickar in the upcoming primary on Aug. 14 and I hope all of you will also consider doing the same. Here is why. I have known Pat since he was a student/athlete at BHS. I had the pleasure of coaching him in football. As a Warrior athlete, Pat displayed a great work...
August 8, 2018 - 5:30am
April 3, 2018
Suicide affects everyone: Working together is key to help
Death by suicide not only affects the person's family and friends—it affects the community. Law enforcement officers are typically the...
April 3, 2018 - 11:00am
Turmoil in the mind of a teen: Professionals see a need to open up with kids about mental health
It could be said no one wants to live more than a victim of suicide. Paradoxical? Maybe. But, subtle distinction as it may be, it's a misconception...
April 3, 2018 - 10:00am
February 15, 2018
Students honor school officer for care and compassion
When Brainerd High School students talk about their school resource officer, two words often come up—"triceps" and "hugs." It speaks to...
February 15, 2018 - 6:00am
February 1, 2018
Crow Wing County deputy Pickar announces run for sheriff
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Deputy Pat Pickar announced he will run for sheriff in the November election.
February 1, 2018 - 8:00am
October 11, 2017
Candle ceremony remembers victims killed in domestic violence
Twenty-one vigil candles—each one representing a victim killed in a domestic violence incident in 2016 in Minnesota—were lit Tuesday...
October 11, 2017 - 11:00am
May 10, 2017
Women's center hires new leader: Wussow no stranger to domestic violence prevention
As a probation agent, Shannon Wussow's job was to monitor those sentenced for domestic violence offenses. In her new role as executive director...
May 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
May 3, 2017
Brainerd native crowned Miss Minnesota International
Brainerd native Serena Schreifels was named Miss Minnesota International Saturday in the 2017 Miss Minnesota International pageant in St. Paul....
May 3, 2017 - 4:00am
March 29, 2017
Ready to hit the trails: Grant will allow purchase of 60 bicycles for Garfield Elementary students
Garfield Elementary School students taking part in the fifth annual bicycle trip to Nisswa in May will get to break in some new bicycles on the...
March 29, 2017 - 6:30am
February 16, 2017
Girl power: BHS class teaches girls self-confidence
Girls at the Brainerd High School South Campus are learning how to carry themselves with confidence, thanks to a class put together by teacher...
February 16, 2017 - 11:21pm
January 25, 2016
BHS sophomore earns highest award a Girl Scout can receive
Brainerd High School sophomore Kirsten Schroer never realized when she first started how much impact her Girl Scout project would have on herself...
January 25, 2016 - 3:28pm