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February 14, 2019
Updates to Forestview Middle School include revamped parent drop-off/pick-up areas and a new secure entrance. Image courtesy of ICS Consulting and Widseth Smith Nolting
Brainerd Public Schools: Board approves updates to drop-off area at Forestview
February 14, 2019 - 5:00am
February 12, 2019
Brainerd School Board members discuss the 2019-20 school year calendar during a meeting Monday, Feb. 11, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Spring break not to be included in 2019-20 school year
February 12, 2019 - 5:00am
January 8, 2019
Crow Wing County: Highway construction summarized
January 8, 2019 - 4:00am
January 5, 2019
Brainerd Family Restaurant is part of the newly renovated hotel on Business 371 in south Brainerd with a new Quality Inn & Suites and EconoLodge business opening there. The property is independently owned by Twin Cities Hospitality LLC. under a license by Choice Hotels International. Pete Mohs / Brainerd Dispatch
Biz Buzz: What did 2018 bring to the lakes area? Planet Fitness opens soon
January 5, 2019 - 9:00am
November 13, 2018
A rendering from Widseth Smith Nolting shows the front view of Nisswa Elementary School with the proposed updates and additions, expected to be complete in August 2020.
Brainerd Public Schools: Board reviews preliminary designs for Nisswa Elementary - Public feedback sought
November 13, 2018 - 7:00am
November 5, 2018
Major street projects near completion, prepare for winter intersession. Highway 210/Golf Course Drive intersection reopens
November 5, 2018 - 9:00am
October 26, 2018
Golf Course Drive to open Friday, Oct. 26
October 26, 2018 - 9:00am
October 21, 2018
Traffic travels through parts of the Cypress Drive and Edgewood Drive roundabout Friday, Oct. 19, in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Construction update: Expect significant delays on Highway 210
October 21, 2018 - 5:00am
October 7, 2018
Workers inside the Herberger's store in the Westgate Mall were setting up display tables Friday, Oct. 5. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Biz Buzz: Thrifty White to open Nov. 16
October 7, 2018 - 5:00am
September 28, 2018
Rod Knowles, who owns a home and greenhouse on the corner of South Fifth and Quince streets in Brainerd, is worried about having to move all of his orchids if the school district goes through with its land acquisition venture.
Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Residents demand more information on land acquisition proposal
September 28, 2018 - 9:00am
September 11, 2018
Upgrades to Nisswa Elementary School after the district's referendum last spring will include a two-story classroom addition and a new front entrance. Submitted photo
Brainerd School: Board approves new elementary school designs
September 11, 2018 - 5:00am
September 7, 2018
Steve Wright, director of the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport, welcomes a crowd the groundbreaking ceremony for the airport's new terminal building, set to be finished by June 2019.
Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Officials break ground for new terminal at Brainerd airport
September 7, 2018 - 5:00am
September 6, 2018
Brainerd City Council member Gabe Johnson explains his perspective on the Buffalo Hills Lane reconstruction project Tuesday, Sept. 4.
Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd council discusses assessments for Buffalo Hills Lane project
September 6, 2018 - 7:00am
August 31, 2018
A map indicating the portion of Highway 210 between Ironton and Brainerd to be reconstructed in summer 2019 (orange), as well as the signed detour (blue). Graphic / Minnesota Department of Transportation
MnDOT to reconstruct Hwy 210 from Brainerd to Ironton
August 31, 2018 - 9:00am
August 27, 2018
A worker hands an object to local archaeologist Susan Mulholland (right) for examination on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, at a excavation site along Arlington Avenue near Arrowhead Road. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Empty coffins, possible bone found in Duluth construction dig
August 27, 2018 - 5:56pm
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