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ESPN's Jemele Hill: 'I deserved that suspension'
'The president's wingman': Absent in the West Wing, Bannon stays close to Trump
Welcome to the 'CarnEvil': Bemidji Jaycees’ haunted house opens at the county ‘Scaregrounds’
Motorcyclist killed in Lino Lakes, Minn., crash
Self-employed contractors playing 'Russian roulette' if they aren't insured for medical expenses, lost income
Wiggins, Towns lead Timberwolves past Jazz
Wheeler delivers decisive tally, Jets edge Wild
Verlander, Astros force decisive Game 7 vs. Yanks
Rubio, with facial hair galore, makes return trip to Minnesota
College men's hockey: Hermantown grads rule in 5-5 tie between UMD, Merrimack
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Lawrence Kenneth Brown
Edward M. Schmuch
Eugene "Gene" Frey
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji students did something really cool
November 12, 2015
Suspect hits two Brainerd squad cars in chase
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A police chase that started in west Brainerd and ended in southeast Brainerd has left two Brainerd police squad vehicles damaged and the suspect in the hospital. Lt. Brad Bordwell of the Minnesota State Patrol said the police pursuit started when police were...
November 12, 2015 - 11:26am
November 2, 2015
Child fabricated story on finding needle in Halloween candy in Brainerd
BRAINERD -- The report received by the Brainerd Police Department on Sunday of a needle found in Halloween candy has been determined to be false. The...
November 2, 2015 - 7:32pm
October 8, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Defense steps up as Bemidji beats Brainerd 23-7
BEMIDJI — It took eight weeks, but the Bemidji High School defense came up big Thursday as the Lumberjacks beat rival Brainerd 23-7. Despite...
October 8, 2015 - 11:58pm
Mills Fleet Farm announces it is courting suitors for sale
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Mills Fleet Farm may have a new ownership later this year or early in 2016. Wednesday, Mills Fleet Farm confirmed it is...
October 8, 2015 - 10:45am
October 7, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Lumberjacks welcome rivals Brainerd to end regular season
BEMIDJI — At 7 p.m. tonight the rivalry will be renewed as Bemidji High School football welcomes Brainerd into Chet Anderson Stadium. Over...
October 7, 2015 - 10:30pm
September 29, 2015
VOLLEYBALL: After slow start, Bemidji beats Brainerd in four sets
BEMIDJI — It took the Bemidji High School volleyball team a while to get going Tuesday against Brainerd, but the Lumberjacks woke up in time...
September 29, 2015 - 11:06pm
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