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Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest
Applications sought for state board, committee vacancies
Bay Lake Lions scholarship applications due March 2
Brainerd Public Utilities Commission to host special meeting
Airport Commission to meet
Dick's Sporting Goods opens Wednesday with grand opening events starting Feb. 23
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
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Ko completes wire-to-wire Women's Australian Open win
Canadian men beat S. Korea 4-0 and get bye in in hockey quaterfinals
Russian curler suspected of doping
Taking the classroom to the lake
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 18
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Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
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Reader Opinion: Think about it
Reader Opinion: Brainerd wins
How to handle differing retirement timelines with your spouse
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Taking the classroom to the lake
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 18
Second golden eagle captured and released at Camp Ripley
What's Up Outdoors
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Pets of the Week
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
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Review: Minnesota women embrace talents, raise bar for success
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
Her Voice Magazine
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John and Paula Pecarich
Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Larry D. Johnson
Margaret Adelle Nacey
Geraldine "Gerry" E. Reaser
Donna Rae Wood
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February 12, 2018
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
A timber wolf that had earlier become entangled in a wire trapping snare was shot and killed by a Duluth police officer Saturday afternoon along...
February 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
February 11, 2018
The acceleration of #vanlife
Years before #vanlife took on a life of its own across social media in the United States, Bill Staggs was onto something. He had fond memories,...
February 11, 2018 - 10:33am
Minn. woman still healing from November deer-stand fall
DULUTH, Minn.—Beth Holst had hunted on the ground for the first two days of last fall's Minnesota firearms deer season, but she hadn't...
February 11, 2018 - 8:44am
Changing landscapes: When a hunting or fishing territory slips away
An angler I know was talking about a lake where he used to fish. Crappies, as I recall. Somewhere near Bemidji. "But then the college kids found...
February 11, 2018 - 7:40am
February 4, 2018
Cohos in the cold: Coho salmon have shown up on the North Shore earlier this winter
FRENCH RIVER, Minn.—The temperature was struggling to rise above zero at mid-morning on Thursday, Feb. 1. A sharp wind whistled down from...
February 4, 2018 - 6:46am
Iowa fields to the north woods: Ely dogsledding experience proves transformative for first-time musher
DULUTH, Minn.—She's 58 years old and lives on a corn and soybean farm in Iowa. Vacationing with her husband on the North Shore last summer,...
February 4, 2018 - 6:15am
February 2, 2018
The tie that binds: Beginners, experts gather to learn fly-tying throughout Minnesota
PERHAM, Minn. — In a crowded backroom of the Front 20 Outfitters Fly Shop in downtown Perham, the art of fly tying continues on cold nights...
February 2, 2018 - 1:17pm
January 31, 2018
Little ice on Lake Superior so far
DULUTH, Minn. — Time is running out this winter for Lake Superior to ice over or even build enough ice to jig for lake trout off Duluth...
January 31, 2018 - 10:25pm
January 30, 2018
Schouweiler claims fourth Beargrease mid-distance win
ON THE GUNFLINT TRAIL, Minn. — Martha Schouweiler received hugs and congratulations as she walked into Trail Center Lodge on Monday morning,...
January 30, 2018 - 5:31am
January 29, 2018
Northwoods traffic jam as mushers, dogs push toward Beargrease finish
ON THE GUNFLINT TRAIL, Minn. — Halfway across Poplar Lake on Monday morning, Jan. 29, Ingrid Pond's dog team decided it was more interested...
January 29, 2018 - 6:04pm
Entangled ND bucks, one with severed head, offer glimpse of nature's cruelty
Jim Brown had seen the two bucks on his trail camera near Walhalla, N.D., earlier in the fall, but then they stopped showing up. That all changed...
January 29, 2018 - 5:34pm
Extravaganza brings out the spirit of brotherhood
On the frigid surface of Hole-in-the-day Bay, among thousands of anglers huddled over holes in the ice, thoughts of southern India and its tropical...
January 29, 2018 - 4:00am
January 28, 2018
Grand Rapids couple busts brush to find remote pike lakes
NEAR GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Paul Nelson stopped in the snowy woods and looked around. "This is where we usually get lost," he said. Nelson...
January 28, 2018 - 6:01am
January 26, 2018
Motorists urged to use caution on Highway 371 Saturday during Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake
Motorists who travel Highway 371 between Brainerd and Nisswa will encounter slow or stopped traffic when the road is reduced to a single lane,...
January 26, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 21, 2018
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
TWO HARBORS, Minn.—The snow pack is growing, dogs are howling and the 2018 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon is getting ready to kick off...
January 21, 2018 - 11:28am