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CLC travel study information meeting set Oct. 23
Police Blotter - Oct. 19, 2017
CSAH 13 public information meeting set Oct. 24
Handmade Halloween get-ups: ‘Duct Tape and glue sticks, the holy grail of crafting’
A wedding, a runaway dog: Our beloved Charlie's improbable journey home
Patriot youth participate in 'Bobber Bowl'
Verlander, Astros force decisive Game 7 vs. Yanks
Vikings' Anthony Barr: 'By no means was I trying to take out Aaron Rodgers'
PL 8th-graders first in S-M
PL 7th-graders first at Mid-State
Esther Villeneuve Lemire
Lisa Marie Wall
Robert Lawrence Maples
Eagle View donates to Kinship Partners
Calendar of events: Oct. 19, 2017
Geritol Frolics kick off 14th year Oct. 19
Everett Smithson Band to play Thursday in Crosslake
Reminders: Oct. 19, 2017
Letter to the editor: Letter filled with innuendos, half-truths
Cheesehead Chatter: Take those small steps to reach your goals
Last Windrow: A special trek into the woods
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Grim's Tales: Vacation: A break from more than work
letters to the editor
Births - Sept. 24, 2017
Births - Aug. 27, 2017
November 30, 2016
Minnesota’s No. 1 in voting, again
ST. PAUL -- Forget the historically low turnout in the August primary. Toss the memories of Minnesota’s 2014 lack of voters. Minnesota is back...
November 30, 2016 - 1:23pm
November 21, 2016
UPDATED: ‘Ongoing riot’ reported on bridge as 400 pipeline protesters, law officers face off
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — Pipeline protesters attempted to remove burned out vehicles blocking the Backwater Bridge on Highway 1806, which led...
November 21, 2016 - 11:39am
November 15, 2016
Potentially significant winter storm possible late Thursday night through Friday
The National Weather Service in Grand Forks issued a special weather statement regarding a potentially significant winter storm possible from late Thursday night through Friday for parts of the region. This early season storm may impact parts of the region with significant snowfall...
November 15, 2016 - 8:49am
November 14, 2016
How will election affect Minnesota issues?
ST. PAUL — Republican House Speaker Kurt Daudt walked in front of the cameras on Wednesday to celebrate — and give a sign of things to come....
November 14, 2016 - 9:29am
November 9, 2016
2016 Area Election Results
Election Results: Cass County Commissioner, click here Election Results: Eighth Congressional District, click here Election Results: State Representatives, click here Election Results: Senate Districts, click here Election Results: Mayor, click here Election Results: School Board,...
November 9, 2016 - 12:35pm
November 4, 2016
Police, family and friends search for missing teen
BEMIDJI -- At least 50 members of the public and 30 officers from multiple law enforcement agencies have joined the search for a missing Cass...
November 4, 2016 - 10:48am
November 3, 2016
Mille Lacs will have winter ice fishing season with limits
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Thursday, Nov. 3, announced that the winter walleye regulation will allow anglers...
November 3, 2016 - 10:55am
Hunting season restrictions on recreational riding begin Saturday
Recreational riding on forest trails passing through Crow Wing County-administered public lands is prohibited during the 2016 state firearms deer hunting season. Deer hunters with valid deer hunting licenses may operate off-highway vehicles before the legal shooting time (a half-hour...
November 3, 2016 - 9:19am
October 27, 2016
Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake
WALKER, Minn. -- Authorities are searching for a Federal Dam, Minn., man after a canoe was found capsized Tuesday night on Leech Lake. The Cass...
October 27, 2016 - 10:22am
October 24, 2016
Brainerd man seriously injured confronting burglar in home invasion
A Brainerd man suffered serious injury to his hand after another man allegedly broke into his home and assaulted him Thursday night. Brodie Damon...
October 24, 2016 - 9:50am
October 13, 2016
Police: Drug dog finds 9 pounds of meth in a yard
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul police dog found nearly nine pounds of methamphetamine buried beneath some flowers on the property of a St. Paul home. Two people were charged Tuesday with possessing the drugs and the intent to sell them. Raul Mejia-Lopez, 40, and Adriana Aguilar Gonzalez,...
October 13, 2016 - 9:39am
July 18, 2016
Park Rapids man faces additional charges for calling victim from jail
PARK RAPIDS - A Park Rapids man who was arrested for allegedly assaulting a female and then chasing and swinging a sword and hatchet at a man...
July 18, 2016 - 1:50pm
July 14, 2016
CWC County Board declares state of emergency
Due to the recent storm and flooding, the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office, Division of Emergency Management has requested Chairman Doug Houge of the Crow Wing County Board to sign a resolution declaring Crow Wing County in a State of Emergency. Preliminary damage assessments...
July 14, 2016 - 1:00pm
July 12, 2016
One year later: The silver lining in the supercell
A year ago tonight, a swath of the Brainerd lakes area landscape was instantly changed. Hurricane-force straightline winds destroyed millions...
July 12, 2016 - 8:40am
July 7, 2016
Dayton promises 'justice will be served' in police shooting of black man
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton promised protesters gathered after a second black man was killed by Twin Cities police in a year that...
July 7, 2016 - 11:10am