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Koop Building

July 3, 2018
The large brick building dominating a block on Laurel Street was known as the Koop Block and part of downtown Brainerd since 1923. The Koop Building was included as a part of the $638,000 2018 Small Cities Development Program grant. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Brainerd City Council: City receives rehab grant for Koop Building, northeast properties
July 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 29, 2018
People gather for this year's Destination Downtown Business Challenge kickoff Thursday, June 28, at the old Iron Rail in downtown Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Sustaining Brainerd's buzz: 2nd Destination Downtown Business Challenge to begin
June 29, 2018 - 4:00am
March 13, 2018
Nearly 50 people listen as the DeTOUR Downtown project is explained at a Monday night meeting in the Koop building in downtown Brainerd. Artists of all kinds were invited to learn more about the initiative intended to draw people downtown during the summer reconstruction of South Sixth Street. Chelsey Perkins / Brainerd Dispatch
Bringing feet to the streets: DeTOUR Downtown seeks art, events during summer reconstruction
March 13, 2018 - 9:00am