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February 16, 2019
The Eggs & Issues panel featured state Rep. Josh Heintzeman, R-Nisswa (left, state Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, state Rep. John Poston, R-Lake Shore, state Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point and state Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Eggs & Issues forum participants talk scrambled politics in St. Paul
February 16, 2019 - 9:00am
January 24, 2019
Crow Wing County Commissioner Paul Koering (fourth from left) cautions the board at its Tuesday, Jan. 22, meeting about writing letters at the behest of various organizations that make such requests of the board. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Blue Cross Blue Shield denies contract with Nisswa-based clinic
January 24, 2019 - 8:00am
January 17, 2019
Josh Heintzeman (left) and John Poston.
Heintzeman, GOP urge Gov. Walz to nix possible sick tax revival
January 17, 2019 - 5:00am
December 21, 2018
Grief support group to offer help coping with death of loved one
December 21, 2018 - 4:30am
December 20, 2018
Andrea Lund (left), Dr. Heidi Malling of Essentia Health, Steve Anderson and Diane Saumer Guidi tickle the ivories Nov. 26 at the inaugural gathering of a new dementia choir in the Brainerd lakes area at Zion Lutheran Church. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Organizers of local dementia choir sing its praises: Studies suggest music and memory are linked
December 20, 2018 - 4:00pm
December 18, 2018
New report highlights progress in treating depression
December 18, 2018 - 4:30am
December 12, 2018
As part of the “Be a Santa to a Senior" program, a senior smiles at the Christmas gift she receives from a caregiver from Home Instead Senior Care. Submitted photo / Home Instead Senior Care
Gift program hopes to brighten local seniors' Christmas
December 12, 2018 - 1:00pm
December 10, 2018
Taylor Lee cuddles with her cat Ellie at her apartment in Baxter. The 25-year-old underwent a hysterectomy after years of enduring the pain of endometriosis. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old raises awareness about endometriosis
December 10, 2018 - 5:00am
December 5, 2018
Opinion: Bush decency and America's Christmas list
December 5, 2018 - 7:30am
December 2, 2018
Kelly Eades, an administrative assistant at Brainerd Public Utilities, learns more about mental health in the workplace at the second annual Crow Wing Energized Workplace Wellness conference Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Crow Wing County Land Services Building in Brainerd. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Well workers work well- Employee health focus of second annual Workplace Wellness Conference
December 2, 2018 - 3:00am
November 26, 2018
Diabetes refresher course helps manage chronic condition
November 26, 2018 - 4:30am
November 23, 2018
Lifestyle change class starting in Crosby
November 23, 2018 - 8:30am
November 20, 2018
Workplace wellness conference aims to increase resiliency
November 20, 2018 - 2:30pm
November 15, 2018
Opinion: Thanksgiving and very thankful
November 15, 2018 - 7:30am
Essentia Health certified tobacco treatment specialist Janet Ellevold, a registered nurse at the Brainerd clinic, holds a carbon monoxide breathalyzer-type device used to help patients measure the carbon monoxide levels in the lungs. Submitted photo
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
November 15, 2018 - 3:00am
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