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September 12, 2018
Michael Anderson's canoe near Red Wing during the Three Rivers Expedition in September 2017. A year later, the adventure continues. Photo by Michael Anderson
Minnesota river expedition cleans up 6,300 pounds of trash
September 12, 2018 - 2:48pm
September 8, 2018
Coming ashore with a canoe full of rice near Green’s Point on the Mississippi River after ricing Wednesday, Sept. 5, Tim (left) and George Hanson prepare to begin the process of bagging the rice for processing. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video 

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Wild ricing weathers poor season after torrential rainfall
September 8, 2018 - 9:00am
September 5, 2018
The tiny boat was found wedged between logs where the Cannon River pours into the Mississippi River. Submitted photo
Tiny boat found near Red Wing still hasn’t found its makers
September 5, 2018 - 11:00am
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Cass County Board: Expanded protection sought for Mississippi Headwaters
September 5, 2018 - 10:00am
August 7, 2018
Pequot Lakes woman suffers serious injury in jump from bridge
August 7, 2018 - 5:00am
July 28, 2018
Erik Elsea of Cape Coral, Fla., intends to paddle the entire length of the Mississippi River this summer to raise funds for ShelterBox USA and was the featured guest at the Brainerd Lakes Sunrise Rotary Club meeting. Submitted Photo
Brainerd Rotary Club hosts Mississippi River paddling fundraiser
July 28, 2018 - 3:00am
July 3, 2018
Geiger and her husband, Gene, paddled their homemade tandem kayak from Lake Itasca to the Gulf of Mexico in 2013. Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
Author of 'Paddle for a Purpose' to sign books at 3 locations
July 3, 2018 - 1:00am
June 27, 2018
A map showing the lake water quality trend for the larger lakes in Crow Wing County.  Located on the Crow Wing county website (http://www.crowwing.us/241/Water-Quality-and-Water-Plan), users can click on the lake to pull up additional information, including links to water quality reports and factsheets as well as the lake association website.
Crow Wing County Board: Board adopts SWCD watercourses
June 27, 2018 - 8:00am
May 9, 2018
Minn. man identified after divers recover his body in Mississippi River
May 9, 2018 - 2:15pm
March 11, 2018
The Regional Report: Who's new at the zoo?
March 11, 2018 - 6:00am
January 14, 2018
With temperature hovering near zero, the underground springs that feed Whiskey Creek keep the stream open Friday despite the plunging night temperatures. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Winter Sun
January 14, 2018 - 9:00am
December 15, 2017
Will Cooksey of the The Trust for Public Land makes his case at Tuesday's county board meeting to buy about 260 acres surrounding Indian Jack Lake to donate to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to create a wildlife management area. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Supports creation of wildlife management area
December 15, 2017 - 7:00am
December 1, 2017
Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Manager Melissa Barrick steps to the mic at Tuesday's county board meeting to voice her support for a "One Watershed, One Plan" for managing the Pine River. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Crow Wing partners with Cass to protect watershed
December 1, 2017 - 5:00am
July 20, 2017
Divers finish pulling the vehicle from the water Thursday afternoon, July 20, 2017, in Red Wing. Kit Murray / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
July 20, 2017 - 2:58pm
July 8, 2017
The Cracker Barrel: Unexpected delight
July 8, 2017 - 7:00am
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