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Backus American Legion charitable donations increase
Pequot Lakes: Park commission to redesign Trailside Park project
The Parlor among Minnesota liquor establishments owing delinquent taxes
The bridges of Crow Wing County - repair, replace or remove?
Klobuchar co-reintroduces bill to increase pharma competition, lower prices
Has CWD spread in Crow Wing County? Disease specialists working to find out
Brainerd welcomes home its 3-time state champs
Girls Basketball: PR-B lands 3 on all-area team
WATCH LIVE: Minnesota Section 8AA Boys Basketball Championship
Twins youth clinic scheduled for Nisswa
Daniel "Dan" E. Milliron
Wallace "Wally" Thompson
Judith Ann Dick
Brian Roy Kreiner
Chef's Hat: What to do with a bottle of bourbon
3 things for better health - March 18
Faith: Sanctification makes us holy, but only if we let it
Senior Menus: March 18-22, 2019
Card games: March 4-8, 2019
Guest Opinion: Minnesota can be a national leader on CWD
The Cracker Barrel: Poor Richard
The Last Windrow: Congratulations to Harry, fisherman extraordinaire
Letter to the editor: Put an end to Line 3
From the Lefthand Corner: DFL - a voice of reason
letters to the editor
Essentia Health - St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Birth: March 9, 2019
Births: March 2, 2019
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY
March 16, 2019
St. Patrick's Day weather covers the gamut: Snowpack recedes, moderate melt reduces flood concerns
What a difference a few days can make. The recent warmup chopped 8 inches off the substantial snowpack in the lakes area. Mountainous snow piles...
March 16, 2019 - 3:00am
March 15, 2019
Flood waters cause minor damage to school buildings
The rainfall, melting snow and frozen ground are not a good mix and are causing minor flooding in the Brainerd lakes area, including area school...
March 15, 2019 - 9:00am
March 9, 2019
Winter storm warning in effect
A winter storm warning is in effect from noon Saturday, March 9, until 7 a.m. Sunday for nearly all of Minnesota, including the lakes region....
March 9, 2019 - 3:00am
February 26, 2019
Anglers ignore warnings, get stuck on Mille Lacs Lake overnight
Gusting winds and drifted snow made for difficult conditions on both roads and lakes Sunday, Feb. 24. With wind speeds measured at 40 mph at...
February 26, 2019 - 3:00am
February 25, 2019
Under weight of snowfall, Bagley school roof sags
BAGLEY, Minn. -- Heavy snowfall sent Bagley School District students home early Monday, Feb 25 -- but for a different sort of reason. District...
February 25, 2019 - 9:31pm
Within reach: Lakes area needs 5.2 inches of snow to beat Feb. record
Winter 2019 is starting to play like a broken record—repeating jarring hits of blanketing snowfall and subzero deep freezes. Looks like...
February 25, 2019 - 5:00am
February 23, 2019
Heavy snow may pass by, but bitter cold expected
The Brainerd lakes area may be outside the heavy snow expected with a strong winter storm but likely won't miss the return of bitterly cold wind....
February 23, 2019 - 3:00am
February 22, 2019
Danecdotes: The cold's never bothered us anyway ...
Over the past few weeks, I have seen the red line on the thermometer below zero more times than I would like to admit. It has been so bad that...
February 22, 2019 - 11:00am
February 20, 2019
Bring it on: Record snowfall for February within reach
Setting a new lakes area record for snowfall in February is drawing ever closer. The National Weather Service in Duluth forecasts about 4-6 inches...
February 20, 2019 - 3:00am
February 19, 2019
Look for fresh flakes Feb. 20
For those busy pulling snow off rooftops, the news that more is coming may not be the best news of the day. For skiers, snowmobilers and snow-angel...
February 19, 2019 - 3:00am
February 16, 2019
6th snowiest winter in Brainerd on record: And winter's not done yet
The good news: This winter season has not been the snowiest season the Brainerd lakes area has ever seen. The bad news: The Brainerd area had...
February 16, 2019 - 5:00am
February 7, 2019
Snow postpones area school-related events
More winter weather has come to the lakes area, postponing several area events. Between Wednesday evening and Thursday at noon, snowfall reports...
February 7, 2019 - 1:18pm
February 5, 2019
Multiple vehicles collide in College Road crash
A witness talks to a Baxter Police officer at the scene of a late afternoon multi-vehicle crash Monday, Feb. 4, at the intersection of College...
February 5, 2019 - 9:00am
February 1, 2019
Car CPR: Near record-setting cold of 43 below hammers vehicles, residents. Low wind chills of 30 below continue through Friday morning, Feb. 1
It's been something of a game of mercury limbo for thermometers in the lakes area and—what's more—while temperatures are hovering...
February 1, 2019 - 5:00am
January 25, 2019
Sunlight filters through pine needles on a cold winter day in Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
January 25, 2019 - 1:00pm