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March 12, 2019
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Train strikes car in Pillager
March 12, 2019 - 2:44pm
January 30, 2019
Very Dangerous and Life-Threatening Arctic Air Mass Expected This Week: Dangerously cold Arctic air pours into the Northland tonight and lingers through Thursday morning. Extreme wind chills between 40 and 60 degrees below zero are possible Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning. Highs Tuesday afternoon will range from 10 to 20 below zero. Overnight lows 20 to 35 below zero Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning. National Weather Service Duluth.
UPDATE: Local schools, others closed Tuesday-Wednesday due to frigid temps
January 30, 2019 - 7:46am
October 26, 2018
Cass County investigates burglary, seeks public's help
October 26, 2018 - 5:00am
October 4, 2018
District seeks feedback on failed Pillager referendum
October 4, 2018 - 8:30am
September 2, 2018
Joe Rosemont talks about Aeropipe starting up in Deerwood. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Aeropipe fills Parker Hannifin void in Deerwood; CEO returns to lakes area after career spent coast to coast
September 2, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 4, 2018
Members of the Nisswa and Baxter Lions clubs look on as Leighton Straight, of Leighton Straight House Moving, moves equipment to prepare for a house raising southwest of Brainerd on County Highway 2, the site of a new Freedom Ranch facility. The Rising Hope Foundation will establish the building as housing for sex trafficking victims. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
Home for trafficking victims to open near Brainerd
August 4, 2018 - 8:00am
July 27, 2018
Members of the Nisswa and Baxter Lions clubs look on as Leighton Straight, of Leighton Straight House Moving, moves equipment to prepare for a house raising southwest of Brainerd on County Highway 2, the site of a new Freedom Ranch facility. The Rising Hope Foundation will establish the building as housing for sex trafficking victims. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
Freedom Ranch for trafficking victims under construction
July 27, 2018 - 7:00am
June 7, 2018
Pillager Fire Chief Greg Ringler talks about the possible cause of a fire that broke out Wednesday, June 6, on a property on Clark Drive Southwest between Pillager and Baxter. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Grass fire ignites west of Baxter
June 7, 2018 - 4:00am
May 10, 2018
A wildfire known as the Pillager Lake Fire burns in the distance Monday, May 7. The fire consumed about 25 acres, fueled by deadfall from a blowdown event three summers ago. Pillager Area Fire & Rescue / Facebook photo
Steep terrain complicates firefighting efforts at Pillager Lake
May 10, 2018 - 8:00am
May 8, 2018
Drivers from Pillager collide in 2-vehicle crash
May 8, 2018 - 5:31pm
March 15, 2018
Students exit the high school doors at Pillager School after classes are done Wednesday, many sporting maroon in solidarity with Parkland, Fla., students, who also wear maroon as their school color. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Standing against school violence: Pillager students wear maroon, promote kindness
March 15, 2018 - 6:00am
February 16, 2018
Mark Hansell (left), Josh Lopez and Ben Levy, representing Team Roberts from the Great Lakes Curling Association in Michigan, compete Thursday during USA Curling’s Club National Championships at the Fran Holden Curling Arena in Brainerd. The curling arena is on the Crow Wing County Fairgrounds. The  Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video play button
Brainerd Lakes Curling Club reaps reward of public spotlight
February 16, 2018 - 4:00am
January 19, 2018
The aftermath of the GMC Acadia involved in a two-vehicle crash at 11:09 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Highway 210 and Cass County Highway 1 in Pillager. West Brainerd Auto towed the vehicle off scene.
Jennifer Stockinger / Brainerd Dispatch
Pillager crash injures 3
January 19, 2018 - 4:00am
January 15, 2018
Randy and Kathy Lee take a Christmas photo in 2016. There will be a benefit for Kathy Lee Saturday in Pillager to help the family.
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Benefit set for Pillager woman
January 15, 2018 - 5:00am
January 12, 2018
Emergency personnel respond Thursday morning to a two-vehicle personal injury crash on Cass County Road 36, west of Baxter. 
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Firefighters free 18-year-old from crashed car
January 12, 2018 - 5:00am
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