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Brainerd library offers computer classes
Charges allege Brainerd man assaulted woman in presence of child
Coins collected for Christmas for Kids - Students learn valuable lessons
Woman dies at hospital after crash
Tiger Talk: Making technology valuable
Area Wrestling: S-M's Bjerga grabs Big Bear title
NLYHA Squirt B team 3rd at Hermantown
Area Boys Basketball: Patriots fly by Flyers
Area Female Athlete: Hirschey's hot hand helping PRB
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 16: Bear hunting tooth sample requirement
Robert "Bob" Arboleda
Lacinda S. Rindahl
Shirley Mae (Johnson) Blaisdell
Evelyn Borghild Ohlsson
Elizabeth Sophie (Sundberg) Homola
New report highlights progress in treating depression
Making a healthy difference; Lifestyle Change Coaching
CRMC to host end-of-life care meeting
As I See It: After the soul is gone
The Last Windrow: Can good gifts come in small packages?
Cass Co. Sheriff's Corner: Clarifying trespass rules and laws
Letter to the editor: Support Green New Deal resolution
Letter to the editor: 'I know nothing'
letters to the editor
Open House For Cecil Kottschade
Births: Nov. 25, 2018
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
It's been said it takes a village to raise a child, but imagine what would happen if a community came together to help children? Community organizations...
November 18, 2018 - 5:00am
November 5, 2018
Suicide widow angry with rumors: Says husband didn’t know about Ashby Co-op embezzlement
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. — Kathy Evavold has heard the rumors and they make her angry and hurt. Kathy, 59, is the widow of Leland “Lee” Evavold,...
November 5, 2018 - 6:17am
October 18, 2018
Out of the Darkness Walk
The second annual Out of the Darkness walk to raise support for and awareness of suicide prevention was held Saturday, Oct. 13, at Grand View...
October 18, 2018 - 8:00am
October 8, 2018
Out of the Darkness Community Walk set Oct. 13 in Nisswa
Volunteers from Nisswa are joining the quarter of a million people who are walking in towns across the United States to draw attention to the...
October 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 27, 2018
Out of the Darkness Community Walk set Oct. 13
Volunteers from Nisswa are joining the quarter of a million people who are walking in towns across the United States to draw attention to the fight for suicide prevention.
September 27, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 28, 2018
Suicide prevention forum aims to prevent unnecessary deaths
The Brainerd Veterans Affairs Clinic hosted a veteran mental health and suicide awareness forum to help veterans, family members, friends and...
August 28, 2018 - 3:25pm
August 24, 2018
Coming Sunday: Stopping suicides
Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the nation, the third-leading cause of death for people aged 10-14 and the second leading cause...
August 24, 2018 - 10:00am
June 12, 2018
Crow Wing County: Tackling community problems in new way
Crow Wing County officials are taking a new tact in dealing with issues such as suicide, juvenile offenses and dropout rates by partnering with...
June 12, 2018 - 8:00am
June 1, 2018
Community leaders share personal, painful stories
BAXTER—They came from all walks of life—a business leader, a health care professional, an educator and a student—but they shared...
June 1, 2018 - 4:00am
April 30, 2018
Beltrami County Jail violated state rules before inmate suicide
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Jail violated state rules regarding inmate checks in the 2017 death of a woman in custody, according to the...
April 30, 2018 - 6:49am
April 4, 2018
Coping with mental illness: Close to suicide, Brainerd woman finds support in family, crisis line
Jennifer was a fistful of pills away from potential death, and if it wasn't for her husband intervening at the right time, she could have been...
April 4, 2018 - 8:00am
'Say what's on your heart': Grandparents cope with loss, comfort others
Kind-hearted and charming, Levi Siekas loved to catch frogs as a boy and do flips off the dock. Described as a boy in motion, he was active in...
April 4, 2018 - 4:00am
April 3, 2018
Turmoil in the mind of a teen: Professionals see a need to open up with kids about mental health
It could be said no one wants to live more than a victim of suicide. Paradoxical? Maybe. But, subtle distinction as it may be, it's a misconception...
April 3, 2018 - 10:00am
April 2, 2018
In memory of a friend: Nonprofit to keep light on for mental health awareness
Brainerd High School sophomore Jake Haapajoki was known to always have a smile on his face. He was always joking around, smiling and laughing,...
April 2, 2018 - 10:19am
A dark side of technology: Smartphones, social media can adversely affect children's mental health
The ills of social media and smartphone use have been harped upon ad nauseum—often in some kind of anecdote picturing a bunch of teens...
April 2, 2018 - 8:00am