Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

DFL

August 25, 2018
Minnesota gubernatorial candidates Tim Walz (left), DFL, and Jeff Johnson, Republican, participate in the first governor's debate of the election season Friday, Aug. 17, at Grand View Lodge's Gull Lake Center in Nisswa. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Election 2018: Governor candidates attend first debate in Nisswa
August 25, 2018 - 6:00am
August 20, 2018
State Republican Chair Jennifer Carnahan mingles with attendees at the governor's debate Friday, Aug. 17, at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Setting the stage: State GOP chair talks shop about 2018 midterms
August 20, 2018 - 9:00am
August 17, 2018
Gubernatorial candidates Tim Walz for the DFL (left) and Jeff Johnson for the Republican Party address a wide range of issues at the first governor's debate Friday, Aug. 17, since their primary victories last Tuesday. The debate took place at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch -  Videoplay button
Johnson, Walz spar in first governor's debate since primary victories
August 17, 2018 - 10:01pm
August 15, 2018
Voters head into Bethlehem Lutheran Church Tuesday Aug. 14, location of Brainerd Ward 3 Precincts 2 and 3 to cast their ballots. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County by the numbers: Election results for primary races
August 15, 2018 - 3:00am
Joe Radinovich celebrates Tuesday night, Aug.14, at his downtown Brainerd campaign headquarters after pulling ahead in the Minnesota 8th Congressional District DFL primary race. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video play button
Radinovich rises: Son of Cuyuna Range wins 8th Congressional DFL primary
August 15, 2018 - 2:00am
July 26, 2018
Eighth Congressional District DFL candidates Jason Metsa (left), Joe Radinovich, Michelle Lee, Kirsten Kennedy and Soren Sorenson listen as moderator Mike O'Rourke poses a question Monday, July 23, in the Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College. Chelsey Perkins / Brainerd Dispatch
Blue, green or both: 8th District DFLers spar on mining, environment
July 26, 2018 - 3:54pm
July 23, 2018
Rep. Keith Ellison (left) speaks to Cris Smith Friday, July 20, during his stop at The Local 218. Ellison was in Brainerd to promote his candidacy for state attorney general after 12 years in Congress. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Ellison speaks of national clout, connections in bid for AG
July 23, 2018 - 7:00am
July 21, 2018
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
July 21, 2018 - 5:30am
July 19, 2018
t100416 --- Clint Austin --- austinSANDERS1005c5 --- Congressman Rick Nolan gestures while speaking during a rally supporting the Clinton Kaine presidential ticket at the Kirby Ballroom on the campus of the University of Minnesota Duluth Tuesday night. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Bombshell report alleges northern Minnesota congressman kept employing known harasser
July 19, 2018 - 8:11pm
July 16, 2018
8th District money shows DFL keeps up
July 16, 2018 - 9:48pm
July 13, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Our political process needs a change
July 13, 2018 - 7:30am
Gubernatorial candidate Erin Murphy stopped by Sage on Laurel in downtown Brainerd Thursday, July 12, to discuss her sweeping health care proposal -- a statewide single-payer plan. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Murphy unveils single-payer health plan in gubernatorial run
July 13, 2018 - 7:00am
July 11, 2018
Debra Hilstrom of Brooklyn Center stops by the Brainerd Dispatch offices Tuesday, July 10, to talk about her bid for Minnesota attorney general. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Hilstrom shores up bid for AG's office
July 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
8th District DFL candidates to debate
July 11, 2018 - 10:30am
July 3, 2018
Pelikan, 37, said his lack of experience is offset by a strong brand of progressivism -- a record of liberal advocacy dating back to his childhood in Northfield, when he went to this first DFL caucus age 13. Submitted Photo / Pelikan Campaign
Pelikan cites record of staunch progressivism in bid for state attorney general
July 3, 2018 - 8:00am
randomness