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Crosslake: Work begins at new school site: Foundation within $1 million of fundraising goal
3 hours 4 min ago
Nisswa: School needs outlined; public input sought
4 hours 4 min ago
Pine River: Police officers, firefighters suffer after tragedies
4 hours 33 min ago
October 18, 2017
Campaign seeks to highlight service of Minnesota's women veterans
12 hours 8 min ago
The painting “The Backyard Birdhouse” and the rest of Artist Julia Iverson’s lifetime collection is available to purchase through a silent auction through Oct. 22. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Minn. artist donates original works to her church
12 hours 56 min ago
Kris Karr (left), Crow Wing County transportation specialist, listens Tuesday to Andrew Kubista, driving simulator program manager for the Minnesota Department of Transportation, inside a snowplow driving simulator at the Crow Wing County Highway Department. Snowplow drivers were tested with different scenarios inside the simulator. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
State's snowplow simulators stress safety
19 hours 3 min ago
The county board voted Tuesday to seek a Local Road Improvement grant from MnDOT to put the roundabout at the junction of county highways 1 and 44. The intersection currently is a four-way stop, with rumble strips and "Stop Ahead" indicators. Even as enhancements have been added, the intersection has had numerous serious crashes. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Cass County Board: Grant sought for county's first roundabout
19 hours 34 min ago
More than 400 people attended two public meetings at Bemidji’s Sanford Center regarding Enbridge Energy's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project in Minnesota on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
More than 400 gather to offer views on replacing Enbridge pipeline in northern Minn.
23 hours 31 sec ago
Dr. Peter Henry, chief medical officer of the Essentia Health system, talked Monday about new strategies developed to try to curb misuse of opioids. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Victims speak out on area opioid crisis
23 hours 3 min ago
The building that is Duffy’s Tavern was also from Lumbertown and was obtained and moved to the Village in 1998. It is equipped with furnishings to represent an early saloon. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal
Crosslake Historic Log Village to host first October Family Fest
October 18, 2017 - 6:00am
Soups & Sweets fundraiser set Oct. 22 in Pine River
October 18, 2017 - 5:30am
Cass County sheriff offers tips to identify door-to-door scams
October 18, 2017 - 5:00am
Seed grant funding available for Minnesota clean energy projects
October 18, 2017 - 4:30am
October 17, 2017
An undated photo of Nikko, the oldest snow monkey in North America, who died Oct. 15, at the Minnesota Zoo. He was 34 years old. (Courtesy of the Minnesota Zoo)
Oldest snow monkey in North America dies at Minn. Zoo
October 17, 2017 - 4:56pm
Drawing, essential oils classes offered in Pequot Lakes
October 17, 2017 - 7:30am