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UPDATE: Deerwood man dies in head-on crash with semitrailer

Jan Lambert

June 4, 2019
Tim Ramerth, of Widseth Smith Nolting, and Brainerd Public Schools Superintendent Laine Larson discuss a conditional use permit for updates to Brainerd High School with Brainerd City Council members during a council meeting Monday, June 3, at city hall. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council approves measures to further school district projects
June 4, 2019 - 9:40am
May 28, 2019
Danae Anderson and her son Jace, wearing his Webelo Scout uniform, sing during a musical number performed by the Brainerd High School Band Monday, May 27, at the Memorial Day Ceremony in Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Videoplay button
Honoring those who sacrificed their lives: Memorial Day events presented
May 28, 2019 - 7:00am
May 24, 2019
On Wednesday, May 22, Helen Doucette gets wreaths ready at the Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Brainerd for upcoming Memorial Day ceremonies. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Remembering the fallen: Organizers announce Memorial Day services in area
May 24, 2019 - 6:00pm
April 30, 2019
Renderings from the Minnesota Legislature website provide designs for the proposed Region Five Children's Museum.
Brainerd: City to pitch Lum Park for Region 5 children's museum
April 30, 2019 - 9:00am
April 17, 2019
The Brainerd City Council voted Monday to add a transit specialist to Brainerd's transit department. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Brainerd: Transit department to hire additional employee
April 17, 2019 - 7:00am
February 15, 2019
Brainerd's planning commission discusses potential changes to the city's zoning ordinances. Commission chair Donald Gorham (left), member Mike Duval and council liaison Jan Lambert talk with David Chanski, community development director. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: Planning commission looks to update zoning regulations, promote economic development
February 15, 2019 - 12:00pm
December 18, 2018
Brainerd City Council members discuss matters, including the 2019 tax levy, during their Monday, Dec. 17 meeting. From left: City Administrator Cassandra Torstenson, council member Dave Pritschet, Mayor Ed Menk and council members Kelly Bevans, Jan Lambert and Dave Badeaux. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Approves 6 percent levy increase, agrees to keep city hall
December 18, 2018 - 10:00am
December 12, 2018
Brainerd School Board members discuss matters during their meeting Monday, Dec. 10, at the Washington Educational Services building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: Disconnect persists between city, district on parking plan
December 12, 2018 - 5:00am
December 6, 2018
Brainerd city hall. Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
Are recession rumors true? - Brainerd council discusses finances ahead of budget approval
December 6, 2018 - 5:00am
December 5, 2018
Brainerd School Board members Reed Campbell (left), Ruth Nelson and Tom Haglin look over documents during the board's joint session with the Brainerd City Council Tuesday, Dec. 4, at city hall. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: School district scales down proposed parking lots
December 5, 2018 - 7:00am
November 29, 2018
The Brainerd City Council convenes for a budget workshop Monday, Nov. 26. Members advocated for tax levy increases ranging between 2.8 to 6 percent. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Roll Call: Where do Brainerd City Council members fall with 2019 tax levy increase?
November 29, 2018 - 10:00am
Brainerd City Hall, on the southwest corner of Laurel and South Fifth streets (highlighted bottom, center) is the subject of discussion on the building's future. Jim Stafford / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Brainerd City Council: Lingering divisions remain over city hall future
November 29, 2018 - 6:00am
November 21, 2018
Roundhouse Brewery is seeking clarification on a city ordinance concerning odors emanating from the brewery business in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Brainerd City Council: Lager that lingers - City staff to review brewery odor regulations
November 21, 2018 - 7:00am
November 20, 2018
Brainerd City Hall as seen after dark  Friday, Nov. 2. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Council struggles to agree on final tax levy
November 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
Brainerd City Council member Dave Pritschet talks to community members before the Monday, Nov. 19, city council meeting. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Residents voice support of school district's parking plan
November 20, 2018 - 11:00am
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