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June 12, 2018
Bridges of Hope Executive Director Kassie Heisserer
Crow Wing County: Tackling community problems in new way
June 12, 2018 - 8:00am
June 11, 2018
Victim identified in drowning near Brainerd; sheriff warns of cold water
June 11, 2018 - 4:39pm
June 9, 2018
Born Lester Gillis, Baby Face Nelson escaped from prison in 1932 and went on to rob First National Bank in Brainerd the following year. He died a year later at age 25. FBI / photo
Brainerd's legend of Baby Face: Original play depicts infamous bank robbery
June 9, 2018 - 3:09pm
June 6, 2018
l to r: Pat Pickar, Scott Goddard and Eric Klang
Crow Wing sheriff's race heads to primary
June 6, 2018 - 4:00am
June 5, 2018
Rachel Reabe Nystrom
Crow Wing County Board: Incumbent drops out, 2 candidates file for open seat
June 5, 2018 - 8:00am
June 4, 2018
Wine and Words brunch to benefit Brainerd Public Library
June 4, 2018 - 2:30pm
Blood drive set June 6 at CLC
June 4, 2018 - 2:30am
May 29, 2018
Trileene Macho prepares to place the wreath for the Marine Corps League Monday during the placing of Memorial wreaths by auxiliary representatives. Having already placed their wreaths are Tammy Hill (left), Disabled American Veterans; Betty Peck, Military Order of the Purple Heart; Jan Lambert, Blue Star Mothers; Stacy Bednarek, American Legion; and Peggy Doust Veterans of Foreign Wars (not pictured). Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Video

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Honoring their sacrifice: Brainerd Memorial Day celebration pays tribute to fallen servicemembers
May 29, 2018 - 4:00am
May 26, 2018
The area highlighted in red is the acre of property to be turned into a dog park near the Crosslake Community Center. Submitted image.
Crosslake: Council OKs dog park on city land
May 26, 2018 - 3:00am
May 25, 2018
County Administrator Tim Houle discusses concerns with the All Veterans Memorial Tuesday, May 22. Houle said the county could be liable should someone injure themselves at the memorial, which has gaps in the several places where brick is loosely laid. About 3,000 bricks still need to be placed, according to one of the project organizers. Chelsey Perkins / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Vets memorial an 'eyesore,' officials say
May 25, 2018 - 3:19pm
May 24, 2018
Local artists' work sought for Crossing Arts Alliance exhibiti
May 24, 2018 - 11:46am
May 22, 2018
Patrick Wussow took over as Breezy Point city administrator in March and brings with him a lot of experience, including previous work for the cities of Brainerd, Big Lake, Tonka Bay and North Mankato. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Coming out of retirement - Patrick Wussow dedicated to serving Breezy Point
May 22, 2018 - 5:00am
May 21, 2018
Father Tony Wroblewski leads a prayer before a ceremonial groundbreaking for the St. Francis Catholic Church expansion project, estimated at $3.4 million. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
St. Francis breaks ground for expansion project
May 21, 2018 - 4:00am
May 20, 2018
New Pathways homeless shelter program needs donations
May 20, 2018 - 9:03am
May 16, 2018
Children and their parents are invited to attend the Pequot Lakes PTA Bike Rodeo from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 19, at Eagle View Elementary School.
Bike safety clinics set in Pequot Lakes, Brainerd
May 16, 2018 - 11:00am
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