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Sheriff-elect names chief deputy: 'We complement each other'
Police Blotter - Nov. 17, 2018
Nisswa gains viewers' choice for Minnesota's best small town
Crash on Highway 6 injures both drivers
Rear-end Baxter crash injures driver and 12-year-old passenger
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
Girls Basketball: Lane signs to play for Fighting Hawks.
Junior Hockey: Wisconsin sweeps North Stars
Volleyball: PR-B's Wynn all-state. Tigers earn academic honors
Russell Jon "Jack" Anderson
John L. Holder
Card games: Nov. 5-9, 2018
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
Chef's Hat: Don't forget about those tried-and-true recipes
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
Letter to the editor: Thanks, Pequot Lakes, for your votes
As I See It: The fallacy of 'choice'
The Last Windrow: 'The Second Week of Deer Hunting'
Letter to the editor: This is a new dawn
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
November 7, 2018
Incumbents wins area legislative seats
The Nov. 6 election was a night for incumbents for legislative districts 10A, 9A, 5B and 10B. In several races the margins were very wide from...
November 7, 2018 - 5:30pm
Poston beats challenger Alex Hering for District 9A re-election
John Poston celebrated his re-election to the state House of Representatives at Sherwood Forest, but the Lake Shore Republican had nothing bad...
November 7, 2018 - 10:48am
November 2, 2018
Area legislative candidates share opinions at forum
Six area legislative candidates gathered to peddle their ideas at the final Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce candidate forum Monday, Oct. 29,...
November 2, 2018 - 6:00am
October 30, 2018
Local state rep candidates spar over partisan lines in CLC forum
With all six local candidates in one room, the forum Monday, Oct. 29, in Central Lakes College's Chalberg Theatre took on a different quality—not...
October 30, 2018 - 3:00am
October 28, 2018
Candidate forum for local state representative candidates is Monday
A candidate forum for Minnesota House of Representatives districts 9A, 10A and 10B will be 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, at Central Lakes College's...
October 28, 2018 - 9:00am
October 27, 2018
Legislative candidate forum set Monday in Brainerd
Learn more about the candidates running for Minnesota state representative in Districts 9A, 10A and 10B at a candidate forum at 6:30 p.m. Monday,...
October 27, 2018 - 8:00am
October 16, 2018
Poston earns Guardian of Small Business award
The National Federation of Independent Business Minnesota announced the presentation of its Guardian of Small Business award to state Rep. John...
October 16, 2018 - 9:30am
October 5, 2018
District 9A hopefuls spar in televised debate
With Election Day looming on the calendar in five weeks, it's time for bright lights and big debates to help Minnesotans determine who will represent...
October 5, 2018 - 7:00am
September 26, 2018
2018 Voters Guide: House District 9A candidates
Name: Alex Hering, Pillager Position sought: House District 9A state representative Party affiliation: DFL
September 26, 2018 - 1:30pm
September 9, 2018
Latte Da to move to former Silver Creek Traders building: Sweet Life Bakery to operate there too
Sarah Blaeser, owner of Latte Da Coffee and Gifts, has had a good six years in her space adjoining The Wild Daisy in downtown Pequot Lakes, but...
September 9, 2018 - 6:00am
August 27, 2018
CLC, Minnesota State lead workforce development roundtable
The Brainerd lakes area workforce is thriving, but employers are still facing unmet workforce needs. That's why Central Lakes College and Minnesota...
August 27, 2018 - 9:00am
July 11, 2018
Poston praises loans for Browerville water, wastewater projects
Last week, the Minnesota Public Facilities Authority approved two loans totaling nearly $2.3 million for wastewater and water main improvements in the city of Browerville. "This is great news for families and businesses in Browerville that depend on access to safe and clean water,"...
July 11, 2018 - 6:30am
May 26, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Good job, Rep. Poston
I am writing today to commend your local state representative John Poston for his leadership in the House on matters related to our veterans. In his short time in the Legislature, Rep. Poston has quickly emerged as one of our leading voices on veterans' issues. He was the chief author...
May 26, 2018 - 7:30am
March 31, 2018
Legislators highlight tax bill, safe schools - Chamber hosts annual legislative forum
Tax conformity, safe and secure schools, mental health issues, transportation, jobs and the economy, clean water - these are all topics area...
March 31, 2018 - 7:00am
March 24, 2018
'Eggs & Issues' legislative forum over, easy
In lieu of a magic crystal ball, Brainerd lakes area businesses hoped to get a glimpse into the future by asking area legislators to be prognosticators...
March 24, 2018 - 4:00am