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October 21, 2018
Visit Nisswa Smiles to earn cash for candy, support soldiers
October 21, 2018 - 6:00am
October 7, 2018
Local dentist takes a stand against sweets this Halloween
October 7, 2018 - 6:30am
July 21, 2018
Patrons enjoy ice cream at Jitterz, which recently opened in the former location of the Chocolate Ox in Crosslake Town Square. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Crosslake couple has the 'Jitterz' - Ice cream, coffee shop opens in former Chocolate Ox location
July 21, 2018 - 4:00am
July 5, 2018
Fireworks shot from Don Adamson Sports Complex light up the sky Wednesday, July 4,  as part of Brainerd/Baxter's Fourth of July celebration.  Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video
Brainerd Fourth of July festivities unites lakes area for a day
July 5, 2018 - 8:00am
April 23, 2018
Sugar affects your liver as well as your waistline
April 23, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 31, 2017
Pumpkin filled with candy for Halloween Dave Wallis / The Forum
Minnesota police investigating candy-tampering incident
October 31, 2017 - 3:10pm
October 25, 2017
Nisswa Smiles to host Halloween candy buy back Nov. 1; Candy will be sent to troops overseas
October 25, 2017 - 7:30am
March 31, 2017
Coconut cake garnished with "peeps". By heymrleej [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons
Browser column: Spring is a time for Peeps
March 31, 2017 - 6:30am
November 3, 2016
The parent reported finding a "fun size" Almond Joy candy bar that had obvious package tampering. The packaging had been found torn open lengthwise and upon inspection by the parent, found a silver sewing needle inserted into the candy, officials said in the release. Illustration
Beltrami County parent reports needle in Halloween candy
November 3, 2016 - 9:43am
Photo of a pin found in Halloween candy in Brainerd. Photo courtesy of the Brainerd Police Department
Child fabricated story on finding needle in Halloween candy
November 3, 2015 - 9:58am
Renegade Chef: If candy is bad for you, why does it exist?
November 3, 2014 - 11:47am