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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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Softball: Over 50 league looking for players
Golf results - June 13, 2019
Amateur Baseball: Victory League standings
Auto Racing: Superbikes take on BIR's historic track for Double Sprints this weekend
Athlete of the Week
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Wealth Column: How to help your children with college debt
Reader Opinion: Millennials and the Future
Reader Opinion: An old adage on greed applies
Reader Opinion: Don't hide behind closed doors and secrets
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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
Hunting for answers on forest bird decline
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
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
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
May 21, 2019
Bison help prairie get back to nature
Springtime on the prairie is loud. Streams splish and splash. Frogs peep and sing. Prairie dogs chirp. Greater sage-grouse and other birds such...
May 21, 2019 - 11:41am
May 14, 2019
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock joins Democratic presidential field
May 14, 2019 - 12:17pm
April 7, 2019
Small towns find footing out West
HAMILTON, Mont. - As small towns elsewhere saw prosperity pass them by in favor of the big cities, something unusual happened to this rural hamlet...
April 7, 2019 - 5:01pm
March 20, 2019
American farmers confront a mental health crisis
The worst agricultural downturn since the 1980s is taking its toll on the emotional well-being of American farmers. In Kentucky, Montana and...
March 20, 2019 - 12:02pm
March 11, 2019
'Arctic outbreaks' cause record-breaking cold in Montana
There's a kind of cold that's legitimately dangerous. It can cause frostbite in minutes to exposed skin. In parts of the lower 48 states, such...
March 11, 2019 - 3:36pm
March 3, 2019
Sharing the trail with bison: Yellowstone dazzles in winter with white, wildlife and warmth
ALONG THE FIREHOLE RIVER — The big bull bison, off on his own from the herd, was thrashing his head to clear a spot in the deep snow, trying...
March 3, 2019 - 6:05am
February 22, 2019
As bankruptcies rise, farmers and lenders hope for big harvests, rise in crop prices
MINNEAPOLIS - Bankruptcies are on the rise for farmers in the Upper Midwest, and if low prices continue, anything that affects the high yields...
February 22, 2019 - 10:31am
October 28, 2018
What's Up Outdoors: A dream of an elk hunt
After a long drive and a good hike we made camp and set up our tents anxiously awaiting the elk hunting opener only hours away. As myself and...
October 28, 2018 - 10:00am
October 22, 2018
USDA receives 136 proposals to move U.S. Department of Ag divisions
WASHINGTON — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue says 136 groups in 35 states have expressed interest in becoming the new home of the...
October 22, 2018 - 6:51pm
October 20, 2018
What's Up Outdoors: Mountains, and an elk hunt, are calling my name
I really never thought that I wouldn't welcome a warm up, but right now it's the last thing I want to see. As we are heading west to Montana...
October 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
October 6, 2018
What's Up Outdoors: Last chance for open water fishing
It looks like if you want to get in on some last chance fishing you will have to bundle up, but it will probably be worth it. The walleyes on Gull Lake have been on fire and the crappie bite has been getting better every day, the only bad part is doing it with gloves on.
October 6, 2018 - 10:30am
October 3, 2018
Analysis: Will the Democrats wake up before 2020?
The Iowa State Fair is an obligatory stop on the road to the White House, a cultural and culinary festival of heartland sensibilities, varied...
October 3, 2018 - 5:05am
October 1, 2018
Sidney Sugars sees strong yields, sugar content: Beet prospects rise with pallid sturgeon fix
SIDNEY, Mont. — This is the second year in a row for early sugar beet harvests at Sidney Sugars Inc. on the Montana-North Dakota border....
October 1, 2018 - 6:00am
September 25, 2018
Montana chase involves 10 crime scenes, 5 stolen vehicles and gunfire in 50 minutes
BILLINGS, Mont.—Billings Police Chief Rich St. John explained the carnage from a citywide police chase Monday night, Sept. 24, that ended...
September 25, 2018 - 5:25pm
September 20, 2018
Montana bar and grill won't host Donald Trump Jr. at campaign event: 'That's just not who we are'
In the great dining dilemma of the Trump administration, there is no neutral territory. To serve is to face accusations of normalization, even...
September 20, 2018 - 9:29am