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Police find headless torso in search for journalist believed killed on submarine
U.S. sanctions Chinese and Russian companies and individuals for conducting business with North Korea
The man who organized the Charlottesville rally is in hiding - and too toxic for the alt-right
Women's voices often missing from the health care debate
Rate of suicide among teen girls reaches 40-year high
Twins homer often, take nightcap for split with White Sox
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU alum Anderson taken in CWHL Draft
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers add Boll to coaching staff
Lane Memorial Dinner set for Sept. 11
AUTO RACING: Racers return to the track at Bemidji Speedway
Terry Arnold Hawkenson
Jeffrey Thomas Kantor
Lawrence Joseph Long, Sr.
Terry Arnold Hawkenson
Mary Lou Prosser
Vivian Delgado column: The goal of environmental peace throughout the world
John Eggers column: Combating drugs and violence: the drop-out connection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
Patt Rall column: Sod House Theater holds a sobering production
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Keillor: Never been here before
Letter to the Editor: Don’t take the agricultural industry for granted
Letter to the Editor: No place for Confederate flag in Bemidji
COMMENTARY: State must invest to maintain academic excellence
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September 26, 2015
Longtime Brainerd Mayor James Wallin dies
Longtime Brainerd Mayor James Wallin passed away early Saturday morning. He was 73. His unexpected and sudden death created an outpouring...
September 26, 2015 - 3:23pm
September 23, 2015
Formal 4th-grader favors suits and ties
BRAINERD, Minn. -- If you ever run across local fourth-grader Derek Grady and feel underdressed for the occasion, don't worry, he makes a lot...
September 23, 2015 - 11:10am
September 17, 2015
Brainerd considers eliminating full-time firefighters
BRAINERD, Minn. — Brainerd is considering restructuring its fire department, saving almost $266,000 a year by eliminating full-time firefighter...
September 17, 2015 - 4:13pm
September 8, 2015
Brainerd man in custody after punching deputy in fight over dog killing chickens at nearby home
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A 63-year-old Brainerd man who is charged with punching a deputy in the face after a confrontation over his dog who was killing chickens at a nearby residence has been taken in custody. Larry Walter Prahm was arrested late on Labor Day at his rural Brainerd...
September 8, 2015 - 9:24pm
August 29, 2015
Man who died on Rush Lake identified
BRAINERD -- Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl Friday released the name of the 21-year-old man who died on Rush Lake on Wednesday. The victim was identified as Ryan Giguere of Eagan. At 4:36 p.m. Wednesday, the sheriff's office received a report of a possible personal watercraft...
August 29, 2015 - 3:55pm
July 17, 2015
Trees being burned in giant bonfire at Brainerd raceway
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A steady stream of trailers poured into Brainerd International Raceway Thursday, but it wasn’t for a race. Instead,...
July 17, 2015 - 9:59am
July 15, 2015
Damaging downburst: Storm that hit Brainerd area had force near a Category 1 hurricane
A supercell thunderstorm struck the Brainerd lakes area Sunday night with a force nearly matching a category 1 hurricane. A supercell thunderstorm...
July 15, 2015 - 11:46am
July 13, 2015
Brainerd Lakes Area: Trees down, cars crushed, power out
A severe storm whipped through the Brainerd lakes area felling countless trees, tearing away docks and damaging homes. An overcast...
July 13, 2015 - 9:47am
June 17, 2015
Three arrested after fire, escape from hospital in Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Three people are in custody in connection with a fire Monday night at a unit at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd, the Brainerd Police Department reported. About 7 p.m. Monday, Brainerd police and fire personnel were dispatched to a report...
June 17, 2015 - 10:07am
June 13, 2015
Nine arrested in prostitution sting in Brainerd lakes area
BAXTER, Minn. -- In a first-of-its-kind operation in the Brainerd lakes area, law enforcement arrested nine men in a prostitution sting in Baxter late last month. The men are in the process of being charged by the Crow Wing County Attorney's Office for soliciting prostitution...
June 13, 2015 - 4:20pm
June 11, 2015
Dog, owner still at large after brutal biting in Brainerd
BRAINERD -- Few leads have come in for the May 31 dog attack in Lum Park in Brainerd. Jenni Galligan, Brainerd, was bitten in the arm by a bullmastiff, about 150 pounds. The dog's owner told onlookers he was going to fetch a phone but instead witnesses said he loaded...
June 11, 2015 - 3:36pm
May 14, 2015
DNA matching gives fallen Brainerd soldier his name back
Pfc. Eugene L. "Gene" Erickson of Brainerd finally has the identity he lost in death more than half a century ago. In mid-May of...
May 14, 2015 - 1:56pm
May 11, 2015
Spilled Suds: Beer delivery truck turns over near Brainerd
Driver Tom Thesing crawls from the cab of his overturned semitrailer Monday into a pile of beer cans. The independent trucker was transporting...
May 11, 2015 - 6:20pm
April 23, 2015
State’s best football rivalry: Bemidji vs. Brainerd game voted best in Minnesota
BEMIDJI -- Ninety-eight-and-a-half miles separate Chet Anderson Stadium in Bemidji and Don Adamson Field in Brainerd. The two stadiums are...
April 23, 2015 - 8:01pm
April 14, 2015
1 suspect in custody, 2 more sought in southeast Brainerd home invasion
A 22-year-old Hopkins man is in custody following a report of a home invasion robbery Sunday night in which three to four males are alleged to have entered a residence in Brainerd armed with handguns, Brainerd Police Chief Corky McQuiston said. At about 10:30 p.m., Brainerd police...
April 14, 2015 - 4:47pm