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December 21, 2018
Residents of the roadways involved in the North Forestview project pack the confines of Baxter City Hall Thursday, Dec. 20. Critics of the project have argued steep assessments to fund new sewer/water lines will adversely hurt neighborhoods along the routes. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Residents pack Baxter City Hall to oppose North Forestview project
December 21, 2018 - 7:00am
December 13, 2018
A bald eagle glides over fractured ice on the Mississippi River near Fort Ripley Wednesday, Dec. 12. Ice dams are behind a National Weather Service flood warning along the river. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
White Christmas in Brainerd area? Not likely: Mississippi River ice jam continues
December 13, 2018 - 3:00am
December 12, 2018
A 2016 ice jam on the Mississippi River, seen from the bridge near Camp Ripley, caused minor flooding. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
River ice jams prompt flood warning
December 12, 2018 - 3:00am
December 5, 2018
With several sunfish and crappies on the ice, Greg Simones baits his line Tuesday, Dec. 4, on Rice Lake in Brainerd. Anglers have been cautiously walking out on area lakes due to the early season ice. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Making ice: Plan for below-average temps rest of week
December 5, 2018 - 5:00am
September 12, 2018
Michael Anderson's canoe near Red Wing during the Three Rivers Expedition in September 2017. A year later, the adventure continues. Photo by Michael Anderson
Minnesota river expedition cleans up 6,300 pounds of trash
September 12, 2018 - 2:48pm
September 8, 2018
Coming ashore with a canoe full of rice near Green’s Point on the Mississippi River after ricing Wednesday, Sept. 5, Tim (left) and George Hanson prepare to begin the process of bagging the rice for processing. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video 

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Wild ricing weathers poor season after torrential rainfall
September 8, 2018 - 9:00am
September 5, 2018
The tiny boat was found wedged between logs where the Cannon River pours into the Mississippi River. Submitted photo
Tiny boat found near Red Wing still hasn’t found its makers
September 5, 2018 - 11:00am
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Cass County Board: Expanded protection sought for Mississippi Headwaters
September 5, 2018 - 10:00am
August 7, 2018
Pequot Lakes woman suffers serious injury in jump from bridge
August 7, 2018 - 5:00am
July 28, 2018
Erik Elsea of Cape Coral, Fla., intends to paddle the entire length of the Mississippi River this summer to raise funds for ShelterBox USA and was the featured guest at the Brainerd Lakes Sunrise Rotary Club meeting. Submitted Photo
Brainerd Rotary Club hosts Mississippi River paddling fundraiser
July 28, 2018 - 3:00am
July 3, 2018
Geiger and her husband, Gene, paddled their homemade tandem kayak from Lake Itasca to the Gulf of Mexico in 2013. Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
Author of 'Paddle for a Purpose' to sign books at 3 locations
July 3, 2018 - 1:00am
June 27, 2018
A map showing the lake water quality trend for the larger lakes in Crow Wing County.  Located on the Crow Wing county website (http://www.crowwing.us/241/Water-Quality-and-Water-Plan), users can click on the lake to pull up additional information, including links to water quality reports and factsheets as well as the lake association website.
Crow Wing County Board: Board adopts SWCD watercourses
June 27, 2018 - 8:00am
May 9, 2018
Minn. man identified after divers recover his body in Mississippi River
May 9, 2018 - 2:15pm
March 11, 2018
The Regional Report: Who's new at the zoo?
March 11, 2018 - 6:00am
January 14, 2018
With temperature hovering near zero, the underground springs that feed Whiskey Creek keep the stream open Friday despite the plunging night temperatures. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Winter Sun
January 14, 2018 - 9:00am
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