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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Pequot Lakes homecoming coronation 2016
Motorcycle strikes deer, injures operator
Fundraiser dinner for Pequot Lakes Habitat home is Saturday
2016 Voters Guide: Backus City Council
[VIDEO] Patriots earn 3-2 victory over Sebeka
Report: Vikings RB Peterson opts for surgery, may miss rest of season
Tigers second at C-I Tournament
Unbeaten Tigers run past Blackduck 24-14: Lightning delay, rain don't hinder PR-B in win
North Stars rally for 5-3 win
Donald J. Klein
Elizabeth (Betty) Ester Cibuzar
Hall of Fame band Rio Nido to take CLC stage
CLC band rehearsals under way
Pages from the Past - Sept. 22, 2016
Looking Back-Sept. 22, 2016
Grassroots concerts to present Colin Gilmore Sept. 23
MMBA Home Show
As I See It: A tale of two baskets
Vogt's Notes: Be a responsible voter by gathering facts
The Last Windrow: Twins forecast encounters strikes
Letter to the editor: Don't vote for more taxes in November
Cracker Barrel: Levels of ignorance
letters to the editor
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
July 5, 2016
Drive-by shooting results in injury
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Sunday, July 3, 2016 at 11:08 AM, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a drive-by...
July 5, 2016 - 2:51pm
June 14, 2016
St. Cloud State president killed in car accident
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- The president of St. Cloud State University was killed in rollover accident late Monday afternoon. Earl H. Potter III, 69, died while traveling to the Twin Cities for a meeting with the Foundation Board Chair, according to a statement on the university’s website....
June 14, 2016 - 9:24am
May 18, 2016
Gun is focus in second day of Becker trial
The man believed to have supplied the gun used to shoot two Brainerd residents last year refused to testify in Crow Wing County District Court...
May 18, 2016 - 12:08pm
May 13, 2016
Crime fighting goes mobile in Crow Wing County: Sheriff's office launches new app
A smartphone app released this week offers residents a new way to submit anonymous tips to the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office. Using CWCS...
May 13, 2016 - 12:01pm
May 12, 2016
Bear with cubs charges Brainerd man
A Brainerd man escaped a violent encounter with a bear Tuesday night with minor injuries. Garrett DeWitt was walking his dogs near the 1900 block...
May 12, 2016 - 9:40am
McGregor anglers to host Gov. Dayton on Saturday's fishing opener
ST. PAUL—McGregor residents and anglers Bob Staska and Glenn Lane will host Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, respectively, at the...
May 12, 2016 - 9:35am
May 4, 2016
U.S. families seen struggling with teens' phone addiction
WASHINGTON -- Half of teenagers in the United States feel addicted to their mobile phones, with most checking the devices at least every hour...
May 4, 2016 - 10:18am
April 18, 2016
Ecuador quake toll rises to 350; billions needed to rebuild
PEDERNALES/PORTOVIEJO, Ecuador (Reuters) - The death toll from Ecuador's worst earthquake in decades rose to 350 on Monday while traumatized...
April 18, 2016 - 10:07am
April 15, 2016
Detroit Lakes police release victim's name in mysterious death investigation
DETROIT LAKES – Police here have released the name of the 32-year-old man whose February death due to a heroin overdose spurred an investigation...
April 15, 2016 - 3:02pm
November 19, 2015
Predators, police in online struggle: Technology a tool of law enforcement, predators
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Technology is a tool wielded by investigators to tap into online networks and ferret out child pornography users and producers,...
November 19, 2015 - 10:34am
November 17, 2015
Governors call for ban on Syrian refugees; Minnesota, ND, not joining in
Forum News Service and Reuters More than a dozen state governors said Monday they will refuse to accept Syrian refugees after the Paris...
November 17, 2015 - 8:52am