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September 17, 2015
Mark Turner, Minnesota Professional Firefighters Local 4725 president, talks to the press Wednesday before a meeting of the Brainerd Fire Advisory Board outside the Crow Wing County Land Services Building. (Forum News Service | Steve Kohls)
Brainerd considers eliminating full-time firefighters
September 17, 2015 - 4:13pm
September 8, 2015
Brainerd man in custody after punching deputy in fight over dog killing chickens at nearby home
September 8, 2015 - 9:24pm
August 29, 2015
Man who died on Rush Lake identified
August 29, 2015 - 3:55pm
July 17, 2015
People drop off trees and brush at Brainerd International Raceway Thursday for a large bonfire of storm debris. (Kelly Humphrey | Forum News Service)
Trees being burned in giant bonfire at Brainerd raceway
July 17, 2015 - 9:59am
July 15, 2015
A swathe of trees lay blown over Monday after a super cell thunderstorm hit the Brainerd lakes area with near category 1 hurricane force winds. (Kelly Humphrey, Forum News Service)
Damaging downburst: Storm that hit Brainerd area had force near a Category 1 hurricane
July 15, 2015 - 11:46am
July 13, 2015
Storm damage at local Afghanistan war veteran's home between Brainerd and Barrows. Vehicles damaged by the 2 big oak trees falling across them. Photo submitted by Irene Marshall.
Brainerd Lakes Area: Trees down, cars crushed, power out
July 13, 2015 - 9:47am
June 17, 2015
Three arrested after fire, escape from hospital in Brainerd
June 17, 2015 - 10:07am
June 13, 2015
Nine arrested in prostitution sting in Brainerd lakes area
June 13, 2015 - 4:20pm
June 11, 2015
Dog, owner still at large after brutal biting in Brainerd
June 11, 2015 - 3:36pm
May 14, 2015
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DNA matching gives fallen Brainerd soldier his name back
May 14, 2015 - 1:56pm
May 11, 2015
Driver Tom Thesing crawls from the cab of his overturned semitrailer Monday into a pile of beer cans. The independent trucker was transporting a load of beer when the vehicle rolled into the ditch on Wise Road near Beaver Dam Road, north of Brainerd. (Steve Kohls | Forum News Service)
Spilled Suds: Beer delivery truck turns over near Brainerd
May 11, 2015 - 6:20pm
April 23, 2015
Bemidji High School quarterback James Hendricks (3) carries the ball through the Brainerd defensive line during their October game in Bemidji. The Lumberjacks-Warriors rivalry was recently voted as the No. 1 rivalry in the state of Minnesota by Northstar Football News, a website that covers prep football around the state. (Pioneer file photo)
State’s best football rivalry: Bemidji vs. Brainerd game voted best in Minnesota
April 23, 2015 - 8:01pm
April 14, 2015
1 suspect in custody, 2 more sought in southeast Brainerd home invasion
April 14, 2015 - 4:47pm
April 11, 2015
PREP BASEBALL: Hendricks powers BHS past Brainerd
April 11, 2015 - 10:30pm
March 30, 2015
A Fire Boss aircraft drops fire retardant on a brush fire south of Brainerd Monday morning. (Steve Kohls | Brainerd Dispatch)play button
Mailbox explosion causes grass fire south of Brainerd: Juvenile taken into custody (video)
March 30, 2015 - 8:24pm