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GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default
DWI deaths down in Minnesota, but progress slowing
Crosby Music in the Park
When abortion was illegal: A 1966 series revealed how women got them anyway
Minnesota lawyer gets 14 years in prison for ‘porno-trolling’ internet users
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Destination Downtown Launch Party set June 20
Biz Buzz: Changes coming at Target
11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal 'secret' list of troubled facilities
Roundup is embroiled in cancer cases. Now its maker is putting $5 billion toward a new kind of weed killer
Documents show EPA concern over early draft of PolyMet permit
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
Softball: Over 50 league looking for players
Golf results - June 13, 2019
Amateur Baseball: Victory League standings
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Wealth Column: How to help your children with college debt
Reader Opinion: Millennials and the Future
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
A deadly deer disease is spreading. Could it strike people, too?
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
What's Up Outdoors: Great to see young anglers take up sport fishing
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Fostering fatherhood: Need for foster parents growing in Minnesota
Baxter veteran helps Deerwood veteran by bicycling in fundraiser
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Why America is embracing the widening world of non-wheat pastas
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
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Commentary: Stores like Barnes & Noble used to be the bad guys, but now I'm nostalgic for them
Arctic marathoner donates amputated toes for hotel's infamous cocktail
Entertainment Briefs - June 13
Library adds painting classes for art contest
Young female vocalist Lauren Alaina to make trek to Lakes Jam 2019
Her Voice Magazine
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Scott and Shirley Young
Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Tom & Peggy Woog
Marge & Bob Marsh 65th Anniversary
Jack A. Miller
Thomas Angus McDonald
Kathy Jo Riley
Lewis Adams Hudson
Edward C. Markiewicz
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Resiliency workshop to be hosted by Bridges of Hope
What's Doing - June 15
Coming Sunday: Building homes, hope
Senior Calendar - June 17-21
Car show to benefit Ruth's Free Wig Closet planned for Saturday
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This Was Brainerd
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UPDATE: Deerwood man dies in head-on crash with semitrailer
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
June 4, 2019
Former deputy who didn't confront Parkland shooter is arrested, charged with neglect
The former Broward County, Florida, sheriff's deputy who did not pursue the gunman attacking a Parkland high school last year was arrested Tuesday...
June 4, 2019 - 3:32pm
March 25, 2019
Parkland student dies in 'apparent suicide,' police say
PARKLAND, Fla. - In the span of one week, two teenagers have died by suicide in Parkland, the community still grieving the loss of 17 teachers...
March 25, 2019 - 7:10am
February 17, 2019
Commentary: How many more lives must be lost?
"Measure the void." That was the mission of student reporters from across the country who spent the past months writing obituaries for every...
February 17, 2019 - 11:41am
January 27, 2019
Brother of confessed Parkland school shooter: 'I'm stuck between loving him and hating him because of what he did'
BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. - He kept his head down as he walked into the judicial complex, knowing his presence would attract stares. He emptied his...
January 27, 2019 - 11:19am
March 26, 2018
Hundreds attend March For Our Lives in Brainerd
Saying "it won't happen here" can no longer be an expectation when it comes to a school shooting, said Brainerd High School senior Thea Fisher...
March 26, 2018 - 6:43pm
March 17, 2018
March for Our Lives Rally planned for Brainerd
Stand Up Brainerd Lakes is partnering with the Brainerd Area Coalition for Peace to sponsor the Brainerd March for Our Lives Rally at 2 p.m. March 24 in Gregory Park, 511 N. Fifth St., Brainerd. Students, teachers, families and allies of March for Our Lives will march from the park,...
March 17, 2018 - 1:30pm
March 15, 2018
Standing against school violence: Pillager students wear maroon, promote kindness
In Pillager, students made a point to wear maroon Wednesday—a school color shared with the Florida school where 17 students died a month...
March 15, 2018 - 6:00am
February 27, 2018
Less than an hour after Parkland, Fla., shooting, online communities devised a plan to bend the public narrative
Forty-seven minutes after news broke of a high school shooting in Parkland, Florida, the posters on the anonymous chat board 8chan had devised...
February 27, 2018 - 9:06pm
'I'm never going to be the same': Students set to return to shattered Florida school
PARKLAND, Fla. - When students return Wednesday to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, they will start where they left off: fourth period. A guidance...
February 27, 2018 - 9:03pm
February 26, 2018
Trump says he would have rushed in to protect students from gunman at Florida school
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump claimed Monday that he would have rushed into the Florida high school during a mass shooting earlier this...
February 26, 2018 - 12:48pm
Florida lawmakers call for suspension of Broward sheriff after Parkland massacre as he defends 'amazing leadership'
Republican state lawmakers in Florida called on Sunday for the suspension of Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel, accusing him of "incompetence...
February 26, 2018 - 6:44am