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Former Sen. Coleman dives into lake north of Brainerd to avoid boat crash
'First Inhabitants' talk set Tuesday, June 25
Farm deluge starts to seep into America's fragile rural economy
Work crews to pave sections of Cypress Drive corridor project this week
Iran warns US it could down more drones as Pompeo arrives in Persian Gulf
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Farm deluge starts to seep into America's fragile rural economy
Trump to sign executive order to compel disclosure of health care prices
As resorts, campgrounds continue to disappear, Minnesota tourism industry could take a hit
Farm Service Agency county committee nominations open
Solar convert: Green energy equals money in the bank
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Stock Car Racing: Winning and racing more than a hobby for Gonskas
Legion Baseball: Brainerd enjoys 2-1 weekend
Pineda mistake costly as Twins lose finale in Kansas City
Reavie wins Travelers for first title since 2008
Green captures Women's PGA for first career win
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Guest Opinion: Stepping up to create a clean energy future
McFeely: No signs of bigots, but plenty of friendship at Pelican Rapids festival
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Zaleski: Cheap seats on the amoral Trump train
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What's Up Outdoors: Trolling for the Troops is what it's all about
Outdoor notes for June 23
Western Minnesota pelicans slowly rebounding
Rescuing a raptor: Neighbors, volunteers return eaglet to nest
Researchers tackle brainworm epidemic in northern Minnesota moose population
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Twitter challenge reveals ugly truth behind Minnesota Nice
The importance of being an advocate for mental health
Minnesota Zoo monorail train gets new life in rural Wisconsin
New app helps connect hungry children with food in Minnesota
Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
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Dave Bartholomew, musician and producer who guided Fats Domino's career, dies at 100
Judith Krantz, best-selling author of racy romance novels, dies at 91
Jammin' at Moondance Country Fest
PR-B youth stage 'Snow White'
Comic legend Bob Newhart to perform at first-ever Minneapolis Comedy Fest
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Lakes Area Music Festival to host Solstice event
Turtle Town Art Fair slated in Longville
Cass County Fair to run June 27-30 in Pine River
This Was Brainerd - June 24
Nearly 60 catch 265 fish at Hackensack Children's Fishing Contest
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May 7, 2019
BHS honors its 'Senior Spotlight' students
They are Brainerd High School's future artists, musicians, designers, writers, actors, debaters and programmers—who had their moment in...
May 7, 2019 - 5:31pm
April 30, 2019
For years she struggled to speak. Now her daughters can hear her voice again
FARGO — Imagine being a parent and the only way to communicate with your adult children is by texting. And not by choice. Deb Dahl started...
April 30, 2019 - 2:45pm
April 18, 2019
Pequot Lakes Speech: Pierson wins state discussion title
The Pequot Lakes Patriot speech team finished the season with some hardware, as sophomore Mollie Pierson earned the state title in the discussion...
April 18, 2019 - 8:00am
April 11, 2019
Four Pequot Lakes speech team members advance to state. Klein named Section 6A coach of year
The Pequot Lakes speech team placed third at the Section 6A tournament Saturday, April 6, in Pillager, with four students advancing to the state...
April 11, 2019 - 8:00am
April 4, 2019
Pequot Lakes speech team wins sub-section tournament. Klein is subsection Coach of the Year
The Pequot Lakes High School speech team captured the Sub-Section 23A Championship on Saturday, March 30, in Menahga, and head coach Angie Klein...
April 4, 2019 - 8:00am
March 28, 2019
Pequot Lakes: Speech team wins Melrose meet
The Pequot Lakes speech team traveled to Melrose on Saturday, March 23, and finished in first place out of 34 teams. Placing for the Patriots...
March 28, 2019 - 8:00am
February 22, 2019
Pequot Lakes speech team takes first in Staples, Brainerd
On Saturday, Feb. 16, the Pequot Lakes speech team participated in the Brainerd Open, placing first overall. Placing for the Patriots were: Discussion:...
February 22, 2019 - 6:00am
February 10, 2019
Pequot Lakes speech team nabs third place
The Pequot Lakes speech team finished third out of 25 teams, behind Chaska and Forest Lake, at the 58th annual Rotary Duluth Denfeld Speech Tournament...
February 10, 2019 - 8:00am
January 25, 2019
Pequot Lakes speech team sweeps at Alexandria Invite
The Pequot Lakes speech team captured first place Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Alexandria Cardinal Invite. Coming in second and third were the teams...
January 25, 2019 - 4:00am
May 8, 2018
Fine arts banquet honors students and their art
Brainerd High School seniors had their moment in the spotlight Monday, May 7, recognized for their fine arts achievements. BHS hosted its annual...
May 8, 2018 - 6:00am
April 26, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Ellison runner-up at state speech meet - Pierson, Miller also place
Pequot Lakes senior Savannah Ellison captured second place in discussion over the weekend at the Class A State Speech Tournament at Apple Valley...
April 26, 2018 - 10:00am
February 13, 2018
Speech: Patriots second at Little Falls, fourth at Duluth
The Pequot Lakes High School speech team took second place at the Lucky Lindy Speech Tournament in Little Falls on Saturday, Jan. 27. Staples-Motley...
February 13, 2018 - 7:00am
February 12, 2018
Speech: Tigers take first place
The Pine River-Backus varsity speech team received a first-place trophy at the Feb. 3 Blackduck varsity speech meet. Individual students earned...
February 12, 2018 - 5:00am
May 3, 2017
Students receive fine arts awards
Brainerd High School fine arts advisers Monday awarded the following students awards during the annual Fine Arts Celebration Reception in the cafeteria: • Brainonian: Chloe Hollen, Marianna McGraw, Emily Nelson, Olivia Wiskow and Alex Toensing. • Fifth Street Journal: Julia Renn...
May 3, 2017 - 3:50am
May 2, 2017
Fine Arts reception recognizes BHS seniors
From singing to performing to acting to debating to creating a masterpiece—the arts are plentiful at Brainerd High School. BHS held its...
May 2, 2017 - 8:00am