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Bar video sought in fatal Minnesota crash investigation
June 25, 2019 - 3:28pm
Smoking remains the No. 1 cause of preventable death in the United States according to the Centers for Disease Control. Photo illustration by Metro Newspaper Service
Myths and facts about tobacco and mental health
May 27, 2019 - 11:00am
Cole Sposito, 9, became interested in nature photography as a toddler.
Photo by Dan Determan
Sposito, 9, finds niche in nature photography: He enjoys hobby with his grandfather
November 9, 2015 - 4:06pm
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ATV crashes on Breezy Point wooden bridge
June 25, 2019 - 5:00am
Echo Journal file photo.
Pine River: Action clears way for new daycare
June 25, 2019 - 4:00am
During a Thursday, June 20, members of the Crow Wing Power Board of Directors voted to retain CEO Bruce Kraemer (pictured center left, during the Feb. 14 meeting). The decision rebuffs a majority vote to urge directors to fire Kraemer by members attending the co-op's June 8 annual meeting. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Crow Wing Power Board of Directors vote to retain Kraemer as CEO
June 22, 2019 - 9:00am
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Pine River Library, River Fitness restart 5K event
June 25, 2019 - 10:00am
Vicki Lynn Glunz
June 25, 2019 - 9:39pm
"There will be plenty of fishing opportunities. A month ago, it wasn't looking that way. Mother Nature has a way of taking care of business," said Kyle Krueger, of Boomer's Bait & Tackle in Nisswa.
Minnesota Fishing Opener: Ice is out; bait is stocked - Bait store owners offer advice
May 11, 2018 - 3:00am
Jerry Guevara Jr.
Prosecutors drop sexual assault charges against Minn. man who they hoped would give info on his brother
January 18, 2018 - 7:04am
Unlimited Learning to host talk on Minnesota's Native Americans
October 5, 2018 - 5:30am
James "Jim" A. Scott
February 15, 2018 - 7:39pm
Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge is a community within itself. It is believed to be the longest, continuously owned family resort in Minnesota. It has been in the Ruttger family for 120 years, started by Joseph and Josephine Ruttger. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
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Progress: Family celebrates Ruttger's 120th anniversary
September 2, 2018 - 3:00pm
Pequot Lakes High School students named to honor roll
June 23, 2019 - 4:00am
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Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
June 24, 2019 - 5:00am