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Nisswa student studying in Chile
Brainerd Public Schools: Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame to move from fall to spring
Deadline to homestead for property taxes approaches
Level 3 offender moves to rural Brainerd
Ironton man gets 12 years in prison for sexual assault
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
Fergus Falls area to host 2019 Governor's Deer Opener
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
Brett R. Halverson
Matthew L. Sell
Rockne D. Anderson
Edward Shetka, Jr.
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
Card games: Oct. 29-Nov. 2, 2018
Living Savior to host parents' night out
The Cracker Barrel: Mental clutter
Guest Opinion: Ask a Trooper
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
Guest Opinion: Cass County Sheriff's Corner
Reader Opinion: Ready to Serve
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
8th Congressional District
October 19, 2018
Radinovich champions labor causes in face of workforce declines
In the closing moments of an 8th Congressional District debate, Oct. 8, at Madden's Resort, one of the candidates touched upon tragedy—his...
October 19, 2018 - 11:00am
October 12, 2018
Congressional District 8: Radinovich, Stauber debate at area forum
Two candidates vying to represent the lakes area and northeastern Minnesota in the U.S. House took several jabs at each other during an otherwise...
October 12, 2018 - 6:00am
October 4, 2018
Minnesota GOP opens campaign office in Baxter
BAXTER—The Minnesota Republicans are setting up shop in Baxter for the coming election, making camp—so to speak—in a county...
October 4, 2018 - 3:41pm
September 5, 2018
Minnesota 8th Congressional District candidates Radinovich, Stauber to debate in Brainerd lakes area
Two U.S. Congressional candidates will participate in an October debate in the Brainerd lakes area. Republican Pete Stauber and Democrat Joe...
September 5, 2018 - 7:00am
August 20, 2018
Setting the stage: State GOP chair talks shop about 2018 midterms
NISSWA—Compared to the typically one-on-one contests of general elections, primaries have a king-of-the-hill vibe—a whole slew of...
August 20, 2018 - 9:00am
August 15, 2018
Crow Wing County by the numbers: Election results for primary races
For a bevy of races this primary, the state of Minnesota asked Crow Wing County to give its verdict and the voters spoke. Midterm elections and...
August 15, 2018 - 3:00am
Radinovich rises: Son of Cuyuna Range wins 8th Congressional DFL primary
Sporting a pair of stained white Converses and a slick navy blazer, he entered Rumbly Hall in downtown Brainerd with a roar. "Are you ready or...
August 15, 2018 - 2:00am
July 26, 2018
Blue, green or both: 8th District DFLers spar on mining, environment
As people left the Chalberg Theatre Monday night, July 23, after two hours of debate among five DFLers vying for the 8th Congressional District...
July 26, 2018 - 3:54pm
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
July 7, 2018
Nolan applauds EPA administrator's decision to resign
Congressman Rick Nolan, D-Crosby, issued a statement applauding Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's decision to resign his office after months of allegations, scandals and controversies surrounding Pruitt's ethics and management of the agency.
July 7, 2018 - 4:30am
June 8, 2018
Nolan spearheads amendment for new Soo Locks construction
Wednesday, June 6, the U.S. House of Representatives passed Congressman Rick Nolan's bipartisan amendment expressing support for construction...
June 8, 2018 - 5:30am
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 29, 2018
Sandman champions the 'disenfranchised' with 3rd-party District 8 bid
As is often the case, U.S. representatives have to think more in the short term than other positions in national government on account of their...
April 29, 2018 - 8:00am
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 6, 2018
Nolan encourages interested students to attend U.S. Service Academy information night
Rep. Rick Nolan encourages students from the 8th Congressional District interested in applying for a nomination to a Military Service Academy to attend a special U.S. Military Academy information night. The event will be 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, at the Mounds View High School...
April 6, 2018 - 1:30pm