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December 26, 2018
Lois Nystrom, next to husband Arthur Nystrom, holds a photo of her grandchildren Wednesday, Dec. 19, at their home in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
A grandmother's Snickers salad always brought her family together during the holidays. This year, it caught the attention of bigwigs in the candy bar world.
December 26, 2018 - 7:00am
September 30, 2018
Tech Savvy: Alex Jones and free speech in the Information Age
September 30, 2018 - 7:00am
February 14, 2018
Crow Wing County Administrator Tim Houle talks about plans for a county website re-design at Tuesday's board of commissioners meeting at the Historic County Courthouse in Brainerd. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Website sets record with more than a million visits
February 14, 2018 - 10:00am
February 5, 2018
Halberd is a Bluetooth proximity-based access control device that permits the user to leave their computer -- automatically locking the computer when they depart and unlocking upon their return -- eliminating the need for numerical PINs or passwords. Submitted photo
Tech Savvy: Wireless lock and key secures computer
February 5, 2018 - 1:09pm
January 28, 2018
Naomi Nelson of Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota hands out "cute" or "creepy" response cards to 9-year-old Ruby Carlson (left), 8-year-old Bella Fluegge, her mother Cristina Fluegge and Carlson's mother, Cassie Stenson. The interactive discussion about social media safety was part of a free event at the Brainerd Family YMCA on Wednesday. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Strategies for staying safe on social media suggested at YMCA
January 28, 2018 - 10:00am
December 18, 2017
Rep. Mary Franson of Alexandria joined other Republicans Tuesday in supporting a bill banning union dues from being taken from state aid paid to some child care providers.
'I don't meet with partisan groups': Minn. Rep. Mary Franson's tweetstorm raises eyebrows
December 18, 2017 - 7:31pm
November 27, 2017
Tiger Talk: Good news for a change
November 27, 2017 - 4:30am
December 24, 2016
Mount Ski Gull chosen as Checkpoint MN destination
December 24, 2016 - 9:33am
December 20, 2016
Twitter posts about opening Vikings stadium to homeless spins out of control
December 20, 2016 - 10:39am
May 16, 2016
Electronic cables are silhouetted next to the logo of Twitter in this September 23, 2014 illustration photo in Sarajevo. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic
Twitter to eliminate photos and links in character count
May 16, 2016 - 4:10pm
June 13, 2014
June 13, 2014 - 3:19pm