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CLC contributes $136 million to regional economy annually
Fingers crossed: Pillager hosts turkey bingo
Teen driver dies in crash
Crow Wing County Community Services wins innovation award
'We're not those kids': BLC students create business, bust stereotypes
Junior Hockey: North Iowa dominates North Stars
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
Girls hockey: Lightning win 2 of 3 to start season
Women's College Hockey: BSU, SCSU hope game in Brainerd Tuesday, Nov. 20, will be classic
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
Twila Lillian Danzig
William "Bill" O'Hara
William Tennis Jones
Workplace wellness conference aims to increase resiliency
Crow Wing Energized: Take control of the holidays
3 things for better health
Faith: Where did the chickadees go?
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
Bormett's Vignette: I can still be 'home for the holidays'
Guest Opinion: Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
November 8, 2018
State goes blue, area swings red
Generally speaking, the state of Minnesota swung blue in the 2018 midterms, backing DFL candidates for governor, both U.S. senate seats, all...
November 8, 2018 - 3:00am
November 7, 2018
Heintzeman garners 3rd term in resounding victory over Menk
On Election Day, the Minnesota House of Representatives' District 10A spoke and it was a resounding yes for two-term representative Josh Heintzeman....
November 7, 2018 - 8:30am
October 21, 2018
Letter to the editor: Vote Democrats out of office
After the circus atmosphere of the confirmation hearings for now Justice Kavanaugh, the Democrats, including our senators and representatives, have gone into full leftist mode. I don't believe their priorities are what most Americans want. In the hearings and in calls to our senators'...
October 21, 2018 - 5:30am
October 18, 2018
Wardlow envisions neutral, nonpartisan role in state AG bid
The office of Minnesota attorney general is often seen as an independent arbiter—the state's top lawyer, working at the behest of its people's...
October 18, 2018 - 11:00am
October 8, 2018
Election debates: District 10B candidates wrangle over health care
Clock's ticking down to Election Day. With five weeks left before the big vote on Nov. 6, candidates are hashing out their differences in a series...
October 8, 2018 - 9:00am
Election debates: District 10A candidates argue their cases
It's time to put faces and policies to the name on the ballot. With five weeks to go until Election Day, residents of the Brainerd lakes area...
October 8, 2018 - 7:00am
October 4, 2018
Letter to the editor: Kick Klobuchar out of office
It is clear that Sen. Klobuchar has moved dramatically to the left and we need to keep this in mind in November. The Democrats and Sen. Klobuchar stand for the following positions: • Character assassination. They did it to Bork, Justice Thomas, an honorable admiral and now Judge...
October 4, 2018 - 7:30am
August 17, 2018
Johnson, Walz spar in first governor's debate since primary victories
NISSWA—With their interparty rivals eliminated in the primary, Minnesota's remaining gubernatorial candidates can turn their attention...
August 17, 2018 - 10:01pm
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 23, 2018
Ellison speaks of national clout, connections in bid for AG
Rep. Keith Ellison is no stranger to high-profile roles and offices of influence. In his sixth term as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives,...
July 23, 2018 - 7:00am
June 29, 2018
Governor candidates tackle big questions in state economics
NISSWA—The state's gubernatorial candidates—with the notable exception of Tim Pawlenty—converged on Grand View Lodge in Nisswa...
June 29, 2018 - 6:00am
June 17, 2018
Painter touts the universal value of ethics for government in senate bid
Fresh off another pugilistic interview—this time with Tucker Carlson of Fox News—Richard Painter took an hour of out of his day to...
June 17, 2018 - 8:00am
June 15, 2018
Walz pushes positive politics in bid for governor
In an age of gridlocked politics, he presents himself as a diehard proponent for across-the-aisle teamwork; while the current political landscape...
June 15, 2018 - 6:46pm
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