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September 12, 2018
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Brainerd Writers Alliance to host author Hautala
September 12, 2018 - 5:30am
August 6, 2018
Tonia Dobosenski (left), Jennie Tulenchik and Meggan Shepard dance Friday, Aug. 3, at the Sage on Laurel restaurant after rain moved the Downtown Belly Bliss Dance Party indoors. The Downtown Brainerd Coalition hosted the event, which was funded by the deTOUR Downtown Social Crowdfunding Campaign.  The deTOUR campaign mission is to bring a variety of family friendly events to the downtown area. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Downtown Belly Dance Bliss Dance Party
August 6, 2018 - 10:00am
July 11, 2018
Debra Hilstrom of Brooklyn Center stops by the Brainerd Dispatch offices Tuesday, July 10, to talk about her bid for Minnesota attorney general. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Hilstrom shores up bid for AG's office
July 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 15, 2018
DeTOUR Downtown is a creative placemaking collaboration between Brainerd Restoration, the Region Five Development Commission, Sage on Laurel, Five Wings Arts Council and the city of Brainerd. The initiative is focused on bringing people downtown during the South Sixth Street reconstruction project this summer. Donations can be made online until June 30.
Downtown art initiative part of social crowdfunding campaign
June 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
May 24, 2018
Council President Dave Pritschet (second from left) observes the assembled council members as they discuss the particulars of the Sage on Laurel conditional use permit regarding its proposed patio. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Updated liquor license, permit for patio granted for Sage
May 24, 2018 - 3:00am
May 18, 2018
Competing chefs Fred Stumbo of Sage on Laurel (left), Paul Ruszat of St. Cloud Hospital and Scotty Stocco of Iron Range Eatery await the judge's decision Tuesday, May 15, following the entree round of the Minced competition at Sprout in Little Falls. DeLynn Howard / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Iron Range Eatery chef claims 'Minced' crown: Cooking competition raises funds for mobile food market
May 18, 2018 - 6:00am
February 17, 2018
KAXE fundraiser set at Roundhouse
February 17, 2018 - 1:30pm
December 2, 2017
Sage on Laurel, the new restaurant in the former Blue Ox Bar in downtown Brainerd, is now open. The restaurant officially opened Friday although customers were already trying the menu during a soft opening Thursday. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Sage on Laurel opens in downtown Brainerd
December 2, 2017 - 7:00am
October 3, 2017
Brainerd Police Chief Corky McQuiston Monday night displays his Axon body camera, seen on the front of his shirt, before the Brainerd City Council meeting. The department began wearing body cameras Monday. 
Spenser Bickett/Brainerd Dispatch
Getting ready for kickoff: Council approves earlier liquor sales
October 3, 2017 - 9:00am