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8th District GOP candidate Stauber ‘not going to Washington to be a robot'
A Carnival cruise in the South Pacific descended into a violent mess
Trump administration assault on bipartisan immigration plan ensured its demise
'Chasing Coral' film to be presented Feb. 24
KAXE fundraiser set at Roundhouse
Good Samaritan Society Communities of Brainerd Recognize Annual Caregiver Champions
Good Samaritan Society Communities of Brainerd Recognize Annual Volunteer Champions
Good Samaritan Society Communities of Brainerd Recognize Employee Champions
RiverWood Bank signs ESGR Statement of Support
Business notes - Feb. 18
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College men's hockey: Bulldogs finish sweep of Miami
Twins trade for starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi
All-star appearance shows Karl-Anthony Towns getting some respect
What is THAT? Twins closer Fernando Rodney and his magic changeup
Red Stripe opens its pockets and comes to the rescue for Jamaica bobsledders
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How to handle differing retirement timelines with your spouse
Reader Opinion: Stand against hate
Our Opinion: Keep the momentum going for downtown Brainerd
Commentary: I'm a Broward County teacher. Thoughts and prayers won't keep my students safe.
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What's Up Outdoors
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Hermantown skier wins Minn. high school Alpine skiing championship
Rare owl sighting: Tiny boreal owl visits Baxter
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Church News for Feb. 16
Clergy View: God has the peace you long for
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
ESPN, FOX pursuing Peyton Manning as prime-time analyst, reports say
'To Kill A Mockingbird' to come to Broadway, with Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch, adapted by Aaron Sorkin
'Black Panther' will break box-office records. But could it change the movie business?
Brainerd Lakes Curling Club reaps reward of public spotlight
Smashing Pumpkins to visit SD, Minn. in first tour in 20 years
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Girls Hockey: Warriors win Section 8-2A title, advance to state for first time
December 13, 2017
Goodell intends to retire as NFL commissioner at end of extension in 2024, league says
IRVING, Texas - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell intends to retire at the completion of his newly completed contract extension in 2024, league...
December 13, 2017 - 12:46pm
December 6, 2017
NFL's quarterback problem can be solved. Carson Wentz and Jared Goff are proof.
If the NFL really does have a quarterback problem, it will be absent Sunday afternoon in Los Angeles, where the Philadelphia Eagles will play...
December 6, 2017 - 10:24am
October 16, 2017
NBA: Timberwolves exercise options on Towns, Jones
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Sunday the team has exercised the fourth-year options on Karl-Anthony Towns and Tyus Jones. Towns, 21, averaged 25.1 points, 12.3 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game last season, starting all 82 games for the second consecutive...
October 16, 2017 - 11:50pm
September 1, 2017
Available now: How and who to draft in fantasy football
Dispatchcast episode 15 Available now In this week's episode of the DispatchCast, Dispatch sports writers share their draft secrets ahead of...
September 1, 2017 - 8:00am
August 31, 2017
WNBA: Lynx open in semifinals Sept. 12 at Williams Arena
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Lynx have earned a bye through the first two rounds of the WNBA playoffs and will open the semifinals at Williams Arena Sept. 12. The Lynx can clinch the top overall seed and home court advantage throughout the playoffs if they win their remaining three...
August 31, 2017 - 3:00am
July 24, 2017
WNBA: Moore wins MVP
Maya Moore was named Most Valuable Player at Saturday's Verizon WNBA All-Star 2017 in Seattle as she finished with 23 points on 9-of-17 shooting,...
July 24, 2017 - 7:00am
July 1, 2017
WNBA: Lynx's Moore leads early returns of All-Star voting
MINNEAPOLIS—The WNBA announced Thursday that Minnesota's Maya Moore has received the most votes in the early fan returns of the WNBA All-Star Voting. The 2015 All-Star MVP, and four-time All-Star, Moore leads with 19,949 votes. Teammate and three-time All-Star Sylvia Fowles...
July 1, 2017 - 1:30pm
May 31, 2017
WNBA: Lynx's Fowles player of week 2nd straight week
MINNEAPOLIS—The WNBA on Tuesday named Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles the Western Conference Player of the Week for games played May 22 through May 28. The award is the ninth of Fowles' career and her second as a member of the Lynx. She becomes the first player from the...
May 31, 2017 - 9:59am
May 22, 2017
WNBA: Lynx's Fowles Western Conference Player of Week
MINNEAPOLIS—The WNBA on Monday named Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles the Western Conference Player of the Week for games played May 14-21.
May 22, 2017 - 11:11pm
April 26, 2017
Serena Williams admits she accidentally revealed pregnancy on Snapchat
Serena Williams had no intention of sharing her pregnancy with the world last week but spilled the beans when she accidentally uploaded the "20...
April 26, 2017 - 9:23am
February 21, 2017
Timberwolves reportedly seeking Rose, Thibodeau reunion
A reunion between Derrick Rose and his former coach could be in the works. Minnesota Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau, who coached Rose for seven seasons with the Chicago Bulls, reached out to the New York Knicks to inquire about Rose's availability, ESPN reports. It is unclear what...
February 21, 2017 - 1:17pm
Vikings' free agency, draft shopping list
As they wade through free agency and prepare to evaluate draft prospects at the Indianapolis Scouting Combine (March 1-6), the Minnesota Vikings must decide which players to keep as they seek to improve upon their 8-8 record from last season. The Sports Xchange and NFLDraftScout.com...
February 21, 2017 - 1:13pm
January 16, 2017
Tennis: Halep first seed out of Australian Open
MELBOURNE (Reuters)—Romania's Simona Halep became the first seed to be bundled out of the Australian Open on Monday when she was beaten...
January 16, 2017 - 2:37pm
January 4, 2017
Mixed Martial Arts-Brock Lesnar receives one-year ban for doping violation
Jan 4 (Reuters) - Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has been suspended for one year for a doping violation, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced on Wednesday. Lesnar, 39, tested positive for clomiphene and its metabolite, 4-hydroxyclomiphene, following...
January 4, 2017 - 2:11pm
December 20, 2016
Football: Brainerd's gentle giant enjoys successful homecoming
MINNEAPOLIS—It's said linemen in the National Football League need to have a nasty streak in them. It's hard to believe Joe Haeg could even...
December 20, 2016 - 12:38am