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January 19, 2018
Pine River: Council makes final airport payment
18 hours 2 min ago
A snowmobiler rides alongside Highway 210 Wednesday in Baxter. The National Weather Service forecast calls for a chance of snow showers Sunday and Monday. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Sunday storm has potential for significant snowfall
19 hours 1 min ago
The cab of the Pequot Lakes fire tower was once used by the Department of Natural Resources forestry to watch for wildfire. Today, the tower sits empty due to budgetary issues and constant vandalism. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal file photo
Crow Wing County looks to acquire Pequot Lakes fire tower
20 hours 2 min ago
The aftermath of the GMC Acadia involved in a two-vehicle crash at 11:09 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Highway 210 and Cass County Highway 1 in Pillager. West Brainerd Auto towed the vehicle off scene.
Jennifer Stockinger / Brainerd Dispatch
Pillager crash injures 3
21 hours 1 min ago
Firefighters comb through debris on the former Boberg Lumber property in Nisswa, where flames broke out early Tuesday, Jan. 16. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Fire destroys Nisswa business
22 hours 1 min ago
January 18, 2018
Sheriff Todd Dahl's tape measure read 18-1/2 inches in the northwest corner of the event area on Gull Lake, on Thursday, Jan. 18, paving the way for his approval for the annual Ice Fishing Extravaganza. Dan Determan / Echo Journal
Sheriff approves ice for Extravaganza
January 18, 2018 - 9:50pm
Cliff Sanders, Clifford, N.D., competes in the  Minnesota State Auctioneers Championship Contest on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, at Courtyard by Marriott, Moorhead. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Serviceplay button
Competitors unleash their chants in Moorhead in attempt to become state's top auctioneer
January 18, 2018 - 8:56pm
Minn. DNR says changing name of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis to become official
January 18, 2018 - 5:58pm
Victim identified in Alexandria fatal fire; two others recovering in Twin Cities hospital
January 18, 2018 - 4:20pm
A sign is posted to a utility pole along Second Avenue Northwest near the post office Wednesday, Jan. 17, in St. Joseph, Minn. Dave Schwarz / St. Cloud Times
White nationalist posters prominently displayed in central Minn. town
January 18, 2018 - 1:33pm
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Prosecutors drop sexual assault charges against Minn. man who they hoped would give info on his brother
January 18, 2018 - 7:04am
Special speaker Jason Sole spoke to Pine River-Backus students on his journey to overcome his environment and his past to become an associate professor at Hamline University.
PR-B students inspired on MLK Day
January 18, 2018 - 4:00am
January 17, 2018
Jonathan Burns, with CoreCivic, peers through a gate at a housing area in the Prairie Correctional Facility during a 2016 tour of the shuttered facility. Forum News Service file photo
Minn. gets price tag for buying or leasing western Minn. prison
January 17, 2018 - 8:53pm
The Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center is also known as the Kirkbride Building. David Samson / Forum News Service
Fergus Falls plans to demolish old state mental hospital
January 17, 2018 - 7:41pm
Cass County Board: Despite area trends, STS program thriving in Cass
January 17, 2018 - 4:00pm