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Steve Stohr (left) of Peterson Towing points to the monstrous bog Thursday morning along Legionville Safety Camp’s beach, as Bill Schmidt, the North Long Lake Association president, and Harry Ruikka of Peterson Towing, discuss the situation of the bog floating around Merrifield Bay on North Long Lake, just north of Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
Monster bog continues to linger in Merrifield Bay
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Police Blotter - Oct. 20
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Highway 169 crash injures 1 Thursday
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U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan of Minnesota talks with Anderson Fabrics employee Karen Washington during a tour of the local company on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2017. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Nolan tours northern Minnesota ESOP companies
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White House Chief of Staff General John Kelly delivers remarks during the daily news briefing at the White House in Washington, Oct. 19, 2017. Kelly delivered an emotional, personal defense of President Trump’s call this week to the widow of a slain soldier, describing the trauma of learning about his own son’s death in Afghanistan and calling the criticism of Trump’s call unfair.(Tom Brenner/The New York Times copyright 2017 / New York Times)
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Brian Mathiowetz, president of Mathiowetz Construction, speaks Wednesday at an All Roads Open celebration at Pequot Lakes Supervalu for the $50 million Highway 371 four-lane expansion project, which bypasses the city of Pequot Lakes. The ceremony featured a ribbon-cutting and speeches by those involved in the two-year project.  Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video and Gallery
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Highway 371 expansion a big deal in Pequot Lakes, Nisswa and Jenkins
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When this groom got married, he also exchanged vows with the bride's sister
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Turtle Mountain leader denies assault allegations, says he's still chairman
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A can of Spam. Via Flickr user Isabelle Hurbain-Palatin. (CC BY-SA 2.0)
Spam is so popular in Hawaii they have to lock it up to keep thieves from stealing it
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