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Local hospital leaders recognized by Minnesota Hospital Association for completing comprehensive certification training
How will the shutdown hurt Minnesota? The longer it drags on, the worse it could be
CLC alumni invited to coffee and conversation event
Trump fires back at Pelosi, says he's 'postponing' her overseas travel
Baxter City Council: Takes second look at high assessment costs
Facebook disables hundreds of accounts tied to Russian news agency for hiding their identity
Funding for the future: Checkoff groups continue to fund ag research
Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
Farm Service Agency offices to reopen for three days
Schlecht: Enjoying a Montana winter in North Dakota
place a business brief
Wild trade Nino Niederreiter to Carolina for Victor Rask — Paul Fenton’s first major move
New Wild winger Pontus Aberg wants to show Ducks ‘they made a mistake’
Men's College Basketball: Raiders lose despite Buckley's big night
WATCH: Minnesota Gophers' hockey press conference for Jan. 17
Women's College Basketball: Raiders beat Vermilion
Athlete of the Week
Reader Opinion: 'The cow jumped over the moon'
Reader Opinion: Making friends?
This Was Brainerd - Jan. 17
Reader Opinion: Remember the words of MLK
Reader Opinion: Looking at the wall sensibly
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Anglers are encouraged to take a kid ice fishing Jan. 19-21
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species
What's Up Outdoors: Waiting for consistent ice, hot bite on area lakes
Brad Dokken: Time outdoors fuels sense of anticipation
New Minn. DNR commissioner outlines challenges, priorities and opportunities as she begins new job
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Healing with Hunter: Program aims to help veterans through equine therapy
Lost Italian: Healthy and delicious, Sicilian Pork Tenderloin is a one-pan delight
Grim's Grub: Liver pate: Try it, you just might like it
Jade rollers: Wrinkle-fighting wonder cure or sham?
He went to Waffle House to sober up. Workers dumped food on him and posted the humiliating video to Instagram.
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Entertainment Briefs - Jan. 17
2 virtuosos, 'Masters of the Guitar,' to perform 1 night at CLC
Live Music - Jan. 17
Visual Arts - Jan. 17
Major bug in Fortnite gave hackers access to millions of player accounts
Her Voice Magazine
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Dayne Fox- Jennah Fox
Lee and Diane
Eleanore A. Aarrestad
Richard Clyde Steele
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December 26, 2018
Black Bear 4-H thrives for 20 years
The Black Bear 4-H Club is celebrating its 20th year of helping area youth learn and grow through project and service-based education. While...
December 26, 2018 - 6:00am
December 6, 2018
Kindness is Contagious: How would you react to such a sweet gift?
For the record, you should never do anything in front of children that you might find embarrassing when talked about in front of adults. When...
December 6, 2018 - 9:40am
November 23, 2018
Eagle View fourth-graders thank veterans
Eagle View Elementary School fourth-graders in Rachel Sullivan's class wrote the following letters to veterans to thank them for their service....
November 23, 2018 - 6:00am
October 31, 2018
Halloween weather drawings from around the area. See if your child's drawing is in the mix.
Happy Halloween! Check out this selection of Halloween weather drawings from around the Brainerd lakes area. Attention elementary school teachers:...
October 31, 2018 - 5:53pm
September 23, 2018
Dear daughters, from Mom
Dear daughters, While I type this, I'm sitting in the living room. Rosie, you're crawling around the floor, picking up things to put in your...
September 23, 2018 - 6:45am
September 9, 2018
The moon's name is Carlile
If you see my almost 3-year-old daughter bouncing around, following behind me at the grocery store or at an event, playing at the park or with...
September 9, 2018 - 6:00am
September 7, 2018
Unicorn stickers, kindness bring back good memories
FARGO — Can you remember what you got for your seventh birthday? How about your eighth? Ninth? Maybe there's one special present that stands...
September 7, 2018 - 10:46am
August 19, 2018
Problems within child care licensing persist in Minnesota, North Dakota
GRAND FORKS — Audits of North Dakota's and Minnesota's day care systems raise red flags in child care licensing, with problems ranging from leaving children in unsafe care to making data inaccessible for parents. The North Dakota State Auditor's Office 2017 biennium report of...
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
August 11, 2018
At this camp for burned kids, hanging out with firefighters helps emotional scars fade
When Dana Csonka was 8 years old, a house fire left burn scars over 18 percent of her body, including her face, neck and arms. She recovered...
August 11, 2018 - 9:00am
Mother's cancer journey brings sweet Hope
FARGO — Like many parents, Merideth Sorenson and her husband, Troy, began thinking of names for their youngest child well before the due...
August 11, 2018 - 6:17am
July 27, 2018
Retrain your brain to say 'yes' to kindness
I think 2 might be my favorite age. Not for my own kids, but for other people's kids. When my children were 2, I was caught up in diapers and...
July 27, 2018 - 7:38am
July 20, 2018
The dreaded diaper rash: A pediatrician's advice for preventing and treating an angry bottom
Your child will likely spend two to three years in diapers. Regardless of the type of diaper you choose, you can expect to battle at least a...
July 20, 2018 - 3:37pm
June 14, 2018
Boy serves kindness with a side of chicken
When my son started bringing home information about his sixth-grade graduation, I thought it was cute. There would be a ceremony and a class...
June 14, 2018 - 9:50am
April 10, 2018
Reader Opinion: Leading us to change
The youngest voters seem to understand that change will only come from the ballot box. It seems obvious that it's a waste of time and energy trying to talk to elected officials. Putting them out of office is the only real leverage we have. It's sad we all had to be reminded that democracy...
April 10, 2018 - 9:30am
March 27, 2018
Do you miss the life you had before kids?
MOORHEAD, Minn. — "Do you ever, you know, miss the life you had before you had children?" I could almost hear the question being whispered...
March 27, 2018 - 8:15am