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Destination Downtown Launch Party set June 20
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11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal 'secret' list of troubled facilities
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
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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
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Library adds painting classes for art contest
Young female vocalist Lauren Alaina to make trek to Lakes Jam 2019
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This Was Brainerd - June 16
Resiliency workshop to be hosted by Bridges of Hope
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UPDATE: Deerwood man dies in head-on crash with semitrailer
June 10, 2019
In the air and on her own: The sky's the limit for this ambitious teen
Keyahna Kurilla is on her school tennis team, pilots a plane part of the way from a Canadian air base to her family's cabin in that country,...
June 10, 2019 - 5:00am
June 7, 2019
Coming Sunday: Sky's the limit
The sky's the limit for now for a promising Brainerd High School student, but even that may not hold her back from her hopes and dreams. Learn...
June 7, 2019 - 10:42am
May 23, 2019
Minnesota student finds her 'place to be' with ag and state leadership role with FFA
Britton Fuglseth’s agricultural career didn’t enjoy a promising beginning. When she took her first ag class in seventh grade at Fertile-Beltrami...
May 23, 2019 - 6:00am
May 22, 2019
Brainerd FFA installs new officers, announces awards
Brainerd FFA Chapter recognized its accomplishments and installed its 2019-20 officers May 4 at its banquet at First Lutheran Church in Brainerd....
May 22, 2019 - 2:00pm
April 17, 2019
Brainerd Public Schools: Board approves higher than expected bids for Nisswa Elementary
Bids came in higher than expected, but through a few cost-saving measures, Brainerd School Board members approved construction contracts for...
April 17, 2019 - 5:00am
February 1, 2019
US House approves FFA bill that increases group's autonomy
FFA prides itself on changing with the times. Now, the U.S. House of Representatives has passed legislation to modernize the charter of the National...
February 1, 2019 - 9:29pm
October 26, 2018
Students to collect donations for We Scare Hunger
Leadership clubs of the Brainerd High School are teaming together for the annual We Scare Hunger event. Every year on Halloween, Oct. 31, members...
October 26, 2018 - 2:00pm
May 18, 2018
Youth garage sale set
Area youth groups will host their second annual garage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at the Crow Wing County Fairgrounds in Brainerd. Clothing, household, holiday, hunting and bake goods will be for sale. Proceeds will go to help fund FFA, Zion Lutheran Youth, Baxter...
May 18, 2018 - 11:00am
May 7, 2018
Farm Safety Day highlights ways to stay out of trouble, on and off the farm
STEELE, N.D. — With big machinery, big animals, things that burn and things that spin, farms aren't the safest place for children. But...
May 7, 2018 - 6:07am
March 31, 2018
Celebrate the impact of agriculture education and FFA
I wasn't exposed to FFA until I was an adult and am always honored to have the opportunity to speak at FFA banquets and events. Recently, I spoke...
March 31, 2018 - 7:51am
February 19, 2018
Giving Hearts Day yields $30,000 for ND FFA Foundation
BISMARCK — In past Giving Hearts Days, the North Dakota FFA Foundation never brought in more than $23,000 in donations. That made it all...
February 19, 2018 - 5:29am
January 26, 2018
Teachers and youth organizations garner Agricultural Literacy Grants
Minnesota Agriculture in the Classroom and the MATIC Foundation announced the recipients of this year's Agricultural Literacy Grants. Grants of up to $1,000 were awarded to one 4-H program, two FFA chapters and 11 teachers to encourage them to make agriculture and food systems education...
January 26, 2018 - 10:30am
April 12, 2017
Farm Bureau and Brainerd FFA volunteer to celebrate Ag Week
The Crow Wing County Farm Bureau and the Brainerd FFA recently teamed up to celebrate National Ag Week by bagging groceries and visiting with consumers at Cub Foods in Brainerd and Baxter. Tips donated amounted to over $750 which were given to the Salvation Army Food Shelf to purchase...
April 12, 2017 - 3:12am
October 9, 2015
Brainerd girl wins national coloring contest
Madalynn Luster of Brainerd won a national coloring contest for Culver's and her work will be featured in the 2016 Culver's calendar. Her art...
October 9, 2015 - 11:22pm
July 31, 2015
Crow Wing County fair comes to town
One of Crow Wing County's oldest traditions returns this week: the Crow Wing County Fair. New to the fair this year is a butterfly house in the curling building, fair manager J.D. Grimsley said. The large tent, filled with butterflies, allows kids to go in and handle a wide...
July 31, 2015 - 10:26pm