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Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Applications for school safety grants open Aug. 29
Horseback rider injured in Pillsbury State Forest
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
Rollover injures Little Falls man: Alcohol believed to be factor in crash
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
The five DFL candidates running for the 8th District U.S. House seat will debate from 7-9 p.m. Monday, July 23, in the Chalberg Theatre on Central Lakes College's Brainerd campus. The candidates are: • Kirsten Kennedy, mayor of North Branch. • Michelle Lee, former Duluth television...
9 hours 14 min ago
July 20, 2018
Women in Nolan scandal defend Radinovich
DULUTH—Three women sourced in an online expose this week detailing workplace sexual harassment in the Washington, D.C. legislative office...
18 hours 49 min ago
July 11, 2018
8th District DFL candidates to debate
Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidates for 8th Congressional District seat will debate 7-9 p.m. July 23 at the Chalberg Theatre on the Central Lakes College campus in Brainerd. The five DFL candidates are Kirsten Kennedy, current mayor of North Branch; Michelle Lee, former Duluth television...
July 11, 2018 - 10:30am
June 22, 2018
Meet DFL candidates at Pancakes for Progressives event
Pancakes for Progressives with area political candidates is set for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, June 24, at the Nisswa American Legion. This event is an opportunity to meet Joe Radinovich, running for Congressional District 8; Michelle Lee, running for Congressional District 8; Pat Medure,...
June 22, 2018 - 7:30am
June 5, 2018
DFL late arrivals fill out 8th District race; Independence Party candidate also joins fray
DULUTH—Sometime after announcing his retirement from Congress last February, Rep. Rick Nolan called a handful of Democratic-Farmer-Labor...
June 5, 2018 - 8:11pm
June 4, 2018
Challengers come for Stauber in Minnesota's Congressional District 8
DULUTH—A pair of candidates filed in the 8th Congressional District in recent days — one believing she can beat Republican Pete Stauber...
June 4, 2018 - 5:51pm
May 14, 2018
Embroiled in fractured DFL primary, Radinovich comes to Brainerd
Hailed by supporters as a hybrid of Jim Oberstar, Rick Nolan and John F. Kennedy, Joe Radinovich stopped in Brainerd this week in his push to...
May 14, 2018 - 6:00am
April 25, 2018
Minnesota GOP sees land of opportunity in 8th District
The 8th Congressional District might be Democratic-Farmer-Labor country, but don't tell that to Minnesota Republicans—banking on a number...
April 25, 2018 - 10:00am
April 19, 2018
Phifer exits District 8 DFL race after failing to secure party endorsement
The Democratic-Farmer-Labor race for the 8th Congressional District continues to reveal twists, turns and eye-opening surprises. In the beginning,...
April 19, 2018 - 10:44am
February 17, 2018
From the Lefthand Corner: The race is on - again
Politics has strange timetables. The best-laid plans of mice and men. Early last week Rick Nolan was working his way toward re-election for one last term as our U.S. Congressional District 8 representative. He had selected his campaign manager and most of his campaign staff, accumulated...
February 17, 2018 - 5:30am
8th Congressional District: Nolan will retire - Mills, Radinovich indicate interest
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, representing Minnesota's 8th Congressional District, announced Friday, Feb. 9, that he would not seek re-election and instead will retire at the end of his current term this year.
February 17, 2018 - 3:00am
February 9, 2018
Nolan's departure leaves wide-open race for 8th - 2 local politicos mull run
With the retirement of Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Crosby, Minnesota's 8th District is an open race—a hotly contested swing-district in prior elections...
February 9, 2018 - 11:00pm
December 4, 2017
Despite adversity, Crosby man keeps making political impact
CROSBY, Minn. — Crosby native Joe Radinovich, a 31-year-old former legislator, will become chief of staff to the mayor of Minneapolis in...
December 4, 2017 - 11:08am
May 13, 2015
Crow Wing County DFL elects officers
The Crow Wing County DFL held its annual convention Saturday, April 25, at the Brainerd Public Library for delegates, alternates and guests. Officers elected for 2015-17 were Enid Swaggert, chairperson; Tom Besnett, vice chairperson; Kathy Hegstrom, outreach and inclusion; Rich Engstrom,...
May 13, 2015 - 1:30pm
November 5, 2014
District 10A: Heintzeman defeats Ward
Republican challenger Joshua Heintzeman defeated incumbent John Ward, DFL-Baxter, in the House District 10A election Tuesday, Nov. 4. Heintzeman...
November 5, 2014 - 2:51am