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Computer classes set at Brainerd library
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Computer classes set at Brainerd library
The Brainerd Public Library is offering free classes to area residents who are new to computers, haven't used them for a while, are a little unsure and uncomfortable or need a refresher. All of the classes are taught using computers equipped with Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2013,...
6 min 58 sec ago
October 31, 2018
Halloween weather drawings from around the area. See if your child's drawing is in the mix.
Happy Halloween! Check out this selection of Halloween weather drawings from around the Brainerd lakes area. Attention elementary school teachers:...
October 31, 2018 - 5:53pm
October 27, 2018
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Listening to our students is vital to success
As superintendent of Brainerd Public Schools I have been blessed over the last two years to serve this school district and community. I have...
October 27, 2018 - 7:30am
October 19, 2018
Sourcewell debuts online student safety tools
In partnership with CrisisGo, Sourcewell is offering its members in education free access to the Safety for Students application and program. Safety for Students is an online communication tool to help bring students, school staff, law enforcement, communities and others together...
October 19, 2018 - 4:30am
October 18, 2018
Students invited to Girl Powered event in Brainerd
All area students are invited to a special Girl Powered event from 2-4 p.m. Oct. 27, at the Brainerd American Legion. There will be a short intro to the Girl Powered Initiative and group STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) breakout stations, including 3D pens,...
October 18, 2018 - 4:30am
October 12, 2018
Ready, set, gourd! Students lead annual pumpkin sale
Eagle View Elementary School students picked their gourd of choice during the annual pumpkin sale Thursday, Oct. 4, in the school's nature center....
October 12, 2018 - 4:00am
September 26, 2018
Mock school shooting: It could happen anywhere, even in Crosby
CROSBY—It could happen anywhere, anytime—a mass school shooting. Even in the small town of Crosby. Police, firefighters, first responders...
September 26, 2018 - 4:53pm
Rock the Vote - CLC encourages students to vote, meet local candidates
Free food and live music are almost sure-fire ways to get college students' attention. The Central Lakes College Student Senate employed those...
September 26, 2018 - 9:00am
August 31, 2018
Watch for increased traffic near South 6th Street as school begins
Motorists traveling near the Business Highway 371/South Sixth Street reconstruction project in Brainerd should watch for buses, additional vehicles...
August 31, 2018 - 10:00am
August 21, 2018
Reader Opinion Attention all students
Would you enjoy getting more personal satisfaction and accomplishment from your education? Would you want to try this exercise with one of your classes and if it is helpful to you, try it will all of your classes? "Motivation: A door with the handle on the inside." Do you realize...
August 21, 2018 - 8:30am
June 16, 2018
Much Obliged: BHS Spanish students bagged groceries
Muchas gracias! Thank you so much for supporting Spanish students during the Brainerd Cub Foods Bagging for Tips event on Memorial Day weekend. We so appreciate your support and we are grateful to Cub Foods for allowing us to work in their store. Our Spanish students will travel to...
June 16, 2018 - 8:30am
April 27, 2018
Minnesota schools agree to address racial bias: Pact comes after state found large imbalance in student discipline
ST. PAUL — Ten Minnesota school districts and charter schools have reached a pact with the state Department of Human Rights to fix racial disparities in student discipline. Two other school districts could be headed to court after failing to agree upon a plan. "I'm encouraged,"...
April 27, 2018 - 7:23pm
April 11, 2018
School trip runs into delay after semitrailer connects with bus
On the bus ride home from watching a classic drama on stage, Brainerd High School students ran into a little drama of their own.
April 11, 2018 - 6:00am
March 29, 2018
Reader Opinion: Way to go kids
To all of the kids who are fighting back against the gun lobby and the politicians who are controlled by the lobby, first I want to congratulate you young people on taking this stand. In a few short years this country, will be yours. It will be a far better country then we left it,...
March 29, 2018 - 8:30am
March 22, 2018
Minnesota students plan local rally Saturday at State Capitol
ST. PAUL — Minnesota students and families will march to the state Capitol Saturday, March 24, as part of the national March For Our Lives...
March 22, 2018 - 9:22pm