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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
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Donald J. Watson
John Leslie Orr
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
February 15, 2018
Missing person alert
Authorities are requesting the public's assistance to help locate Kara Blevins, who was last known to be walking along Howard Lake Road in Akeley...
February 15, 2018 - 6:00am
January 30, 2018
Grand Rapids Police asks for public's help in locating missing person
The Grand Rapids Police Department is looking for assistance in locating Tawhna Jolee Pringle, 30, of Grand Rapids. Tawhna was last seen on January...
January 30, 2018 - 1:25pm
November 8, 2017
13-year-old missing Bemidji girl found, Illinois man arrested
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- An Illinois man was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with the short-lived disappearance of a Bemidji girl. According...
November 8, 2017 - 2:25pm
August 25, 2017
Detroit Lakes mother wants public help in finding 15-year-old son
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Fifteen-year-old Parker Eastman of Detroit Lakes remains missing as of Friday morning, suspected of running away....
August 25, 2017 - 3:28pm
August 16, 2017
16-year-old from Warren, Minn. has been found and is safe
Authorities in Warren, Minn., say missing 16-year-old Mara Mehrknes has been found and is safe.
August 16, 2017 - 9:01am
April 12, 2017
Body of missing Alexandria man found in Lake Agnes
After three full days of searching, the body of an Alexandria man missing since Thursday, April 6, was found Wednesday morning in Lake Agnes....
April 12, 2017 - 4:03pm
April 10, 2017
Search continues for missing Alexandria man on Minnesota lakes
The search for an Alexandria man missing since Thursday was to resume Monday with authorities focusing on Lake Agnes and Lake Henry.
April 10, 2017 - 11:48am
April 9, 2017
Central Minnesota authorities seek missing man, fear for his safety
April 9, 2017 - 5:24pm
March 27, 2017
Minn. college student remains missing
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- A 21-year-old St. Cloud State student last seen leaving a St. Cloud nightclub early Saturday morning, March 25, remains missing....
March 27, 2017 - 10:45am
February 13, 2017
Missing Minnesota National Guard member found dead near Duluth
DULUTH — The body of a Minnesota National Guard member reported missing this past weekend has been found. Joel Costa, a 32-year-old National...
February 13, 2017 - 11:47am
November 4, 2016
Police, family and friends search for missing teen
BEMIDJI -- At least 50 members of the public and 30 officers from multiple law enforcement agencies have joined the search for a missing Cass...
November 4, 2016 - 10:48am
August 23, 2016
Body of missing Osakis man found
OSAKIS, Minn. -- The family of Alan Michael Thomas, an Osakis man who went missing earlier this month, has confirmed that a body found Monday in a vehicle along Interstate 94 is his. In a statement on the "Bring Alan Home!" Facebook page, a family member posted the following: "On...
August 23, 2016 - 2:38pm
June 14, 2016
Grim's Tales: Why internet helps our newspaper grow
With the advance of online media, it is common to hear predictions of the end of newspapers as we know them. Some of those predictions have already run out of time, and here newspapers still are today. There is, however, no denying that the internet changed newspapers. In some ways...
June 14, 2016 - 11:58pm
June 8, 2016
Update: Frits Blanksma found safe
Frits Blanksma has contacted family, ending a search for him that began June 4 with his unexpected disappearance. Police Chief Eric Klang said...
June 8, 2016 - 11:42am
June 7, 2016
Missing person: Pequot Lakes man reported missing
Police and the family of 61-year-old Frits Blanksma are looking for information following the Pequot Lakes man's failure to return home Saturday,...
June 7, 2016 - 4:48pm