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July 16, 2018
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Manhattan Beach: Council hears no feedback on Northern States Power agreement
July 16, 2018 - 6:00am
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Crosslake School: Board grapples with unexpected costs after building lease ends
July 16, 2018 - 4:00am
July 15, 2018
Agendas
July 15, 2018 - 6:30am
July 14, 2018
Items not accepted (some of which) include garbage, fish guts, plastic bags, windows or mirrors, light bulbs, appliances, TVs, fishing poles, plastic pipe, garden hose, motor oil cans, pillows, lumber and ceramics have caused whole recycle loads to be rejected at the county taxpayers' unnecessary expense, ESD reported.
Cass County: Recycling rules apply to new containers - No plastic bags allowed
July 14, 2018 - 10:00am
Jenkins City Council: WALA discussion becomes heated
July 14, 2018 - 4:00am
July 13, 2018
Gubernatorial candidate Erin Murphy stopped by Sage on Laurel in downtown Brainerd Thursday, July 12, to discuss her sweeping health care proposal -- a statewide single-payer plan. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Murphy unveils single-payer health plan in gubernatorial run
July 13, 2018 - 7:00am
The design presented at the Monday, July 9, city council meeting shows the city's iconic bobber water tower and directs motorists to take the next exit and turn to get downtown to "EAT | SHOP | STAY -| ENJOY!" Donations the Pequot Lakes Chamber is seeking from businesses will fund the lighting and landscaping installation, and the city will waive all land-use permit fees.
Pequot Lakes: City to fund community sign on Highway 371
July 13, 2018 - 4:00am
July 12, 2018
Crosslake: Council OKs study to evaluate emergency services, city hall facilities
July 12, 2018 - 6:00am
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners discusses at its Tuesday, July 10, meeting the treatment of those with mental illness and the state government's role in providing health care. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: County officials peeved about DHS comments
July 12, 2018 - 5:00am
Pequot Lakes: City looking at estimated $3.5 million bond
July 12, 2018 - 4:00am
July 11, 2018
Debra Hilstrom of Brooklyn Center stops by the Brainerd Dispatch offices Tuesday, July 10, to talk about her bid for Minnesota attorney general. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Hilstrom shores up bid for AG's office
July 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
8th District DFL candidates to debate
July 11, 2018 - 10:30am
July 10, 2018
Jeff Johnson, 62, didn't mince words with what he sees as a state government overstepping its bounds and hurting everyday Minnesotans in the process. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
'If people come out, I believe I'll win'
July 10, 2018 - 11:00am
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Backus: Sanitary district contract approved with increase
July 10, 2018 - 5:00am
July 9, 2018
Bryan Johnson
Turmoil in Minnesota sheriff's office as former deputy alleges wrongful firing
July 9, 2018 - 6:08pm
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