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Traffic moves along Highway 371 near Backus Thursday afternoon. The highway is slated for a construction project from Backus to Hackensack and expected to close for five weeks after Labor Day. Denton Newman Jr. / Brainerd Dispatch
Highway 371 project open house set Tuesday in Backus
5 hours 56 min ago
Dayton proposes measure to reduce elevated nitrates in drinking water
6 hours 13 sec ago
Danika Dik, Erin Kempka, Madeleine Hoag and Randall Yost competed Wednesday, March 7, in the Lakes Spelling Bee at the National Joint Powers Alliance center in Staples. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Area students participate in regional spelling bee
7 hours 59 min ago
PR-B Community Education classes listed
9 hours 29 min ago
Syrian writer Osama Alomar will do a poetry reading Wednesday, March 21, at CLC. Submitted Photo
Syrian writer Osama Alomar to speak at CLC
9 hours 59 min ago
Backus: Council chooses low bid for road project
11 hours 59 min ago
March 18, 2018
Job fair set for April 4
March 18, 2018 - 2:30pm
March 18, 2018 - 1:30pm
Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for this week
March 18, 2018 - 12:30pm
Special Crosslake City Council meeting set
March 18, 2018 - 11:30am
Library to host writing workshops
March 18, 2018 - 11:00am
Paraprofessional Sara Rugroden and her children Shannon, 9, and Dawson, 6, worked three weeks to cut and sew approximately 100 neck gaiters to help protect the necks and cheeks of young Pine River-Backus students. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus: Para helps cover students' rosy cheeks
March 18, 2018 - 5:00am
The Regional Report: Staples adds another referendum; Aitkin business wins suit against Officer Down 5K
March 18, 2018 - 4:00am
March 17, 2018
House passes Nolan Bill to streamline Voyageurs National Park land management
March 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
Local high school juniors recognized for leadership and community service
March 17, 2018 - 11:30am