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This Was Brainerd - June 25
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New Year's Day
January 3, 2019
Supersized: Fries family gets bigger, 5th girl arrives New Year's Day
The first baby born in Crow Wing County on New Year's Day will not likely be the last for the happy parents of the newborn delivered on the national...
January 3, 2019 - 2:00pm
January 2, 2019
New year chill will linger a little longer
Frigid air that encompassed the Brainerd lakes area New Year's Day is expected to linger a bit longer. The National Weather Service in Duluth...
January 2, 2019 - 3:00am
January 1, 2019
Reader Opinion: New year
So it's Christmas Day evening and it's drawing to a close. The festivities are over for another year and I find myself wishing that somehow I could capture all of the good will of the last few weeks and keep the whole thing going but I'm at a loss as how to do that. History tells...
January 1, 2019 - 2:30am
December 31, 2018
National Weather Service: Plummeting temps, heavy snowfall for New Year's
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for central and northeast Minnesota —signalling a fresh round of plummeting...
December 31, 2018 - 3:00am
December 8, 2018
Some fees could double at landfill: County board considers changes amid levy discussions
The Crow Wing County Budget Committee reviewed proposed changes to county fee schedules just days before a public hearing and slated board adoption...
December 8, 2018 - 5:00am
January 3, 2018
2018 New Year's baby is actually New Year's babies
Two adorable twin brothers entered the world about 9:15 p.m. New Year's Day, becoming the first babies born in Crow Wing County in 2018. Rhys...
January 3, 2018 - 7:00am
December 31, 2017
Maker of wood clocks carves out a niche in time - Time-consuming hobby part art, part craftsmanship
IRONTON—Bill and Vonda Bongs always know what time it is when they are at home and with New Year's Day mere hours away. They are literally...
December 31, 2017 - 4:00am
December 29, 2017
Dangerous cold returns - New Year's Day to be one of coldest on record
After a brief respite, if a warm up to 7 degrees can be categorized in those terms, the deep freeze is back and so are the wind chill advisories....
December 29, 2017 - 5:00am
December 28, 2017
From Minneapolis to New York City, nation faces frigid New Year's Eve and start to 2018
Relentless and punishing, repeated blasts of cold air will continue surging into the Lower 48 through the first week of the New Year. Only the...
December 28, 2017 - 11:13am
January 2, 2017
Raelynn Christine enters world as first 2017 baby in Crow Wing
A bit earlier than expected, Raelynn Christine Johnson decided to ring in the new year in grand fashion as the first baby born in Crow Wing County...
January 2, 2017 - 10:23pm
December 15, 2016
Crow Wing County Board: Landfill closure hassles hauler
The owner of a Pine River-based garbage company aired a grievance with the Crow Wing County Board Tuesday concerning a planned closure of the...
December 15, 2016 - 12:22pm
December 30, 2015
What's open, closed for New Year's Eve and New Year's Day
The Brainerd Dispatch business office will close at 3 p.m. today and be closed Friday, New Year's Day. There will be a newspaper published on Friday and the weekend edition will come out Saturday morning. Mail will not be delivered on Friday. Some banks and financial institutions...
December 30, 2015 - 6:40pm