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Brainerd School District
May 22, 2018
Child safety center raises more than $30,000
The Alex & Brandon Child Safety Center of Brainerd hosted its Community Fundraiser Challenge and raised more than $30,000 to continue providing...
May 22, 2018 - 4:00pm
May 15, 2018
Brainerd School Board: District approves preventative care agreement with dentistry
The Brainerd School Board voted Monday, May 14, to sign an agreement between the district and Cosmetic Family Dentistry—a partnership to...
May 15, 2018 - 11:52am
Brainerd School Board: District causes stir with plans to cut Accelerated Reader program
For many, the mention of the Accelerated Reader program is a point of nostalgia—a common experience for kids dating back to 1998, who learned...
May 15, 2018 - 10:00am
May 9, 2018
Brainerd schools to recognize writing contest winners
The Brainerd School District announced the winners of its 2018 district-wide writing contest. Students will be honored at a ceremony 6:30 p.m. May 29 at Forestview Middle School. Short stories • Kindergarten: Claire Cosert, first place, Baxter Elementary; Grace Luzaich, second,...
May 9, 2018 - 9:30am
May 2, 2018
Local bike events scheduled May 19
There are two bike events scheduled May 19 in Brainerd and Pequot Lakes. Both events are open to riders of all ages free of charge. A Brainerd...
May 2, 2018 - 1:00pm
May 1, 2018
Brainerd School Board: District approves 1st steps post-vote
The Brainerd School Board is taking the first steps to make the 2018 bonding referendum a reality. At a special meeting Monday, April 30, members...
May 1, 2018 - 8:00am
Initiative Foundation awards grants to local nonprofits
The Initiative Foundation and its partner funds announced 67 grants totaling $300,599 were awarded during the first quarter of 2018. The grants support organizations and projects primarily in the 14-county region of central Minnesota.
May 1, 2018 - 5:30am
April 27, 2018
Local teacher judges national technology competition
Earlier this April, middle and high school students pitched inventive solutions to pressing problems at a national competition in Manhattan,...
April 27, 2018 - 4:52pm
April 19, 2018
Brainerd School Board: What's next now that bond referendum passed?
What's next for the Brainerd School District, after voters approved all three referendum questions in last week's special election? "We have...
April 19, 2018 - 10:11am
April 14, 2018
Our Opinion: Voting is over, but the work is not
Almost 10,000 voters had their say Tuesday, and a majority like what Brainerd Public Schools has in mind for district buildings. All three bond referendum questions on the ballot were approved. The result—$145.7 million in new taxes to go toward $205 million in renovation and...
April 14, 2018 - 9:30am
April 12, 2018
Referendum victorious, district begins next steps
During much of election day, the headquarters of the Brainerd School District, the Washington Education Services Building, were largely empty....
April 12, 2018 - 9:00am
April 11, 2018
Reporter's Notebook: Tidbits from election night
A mix of items from coverage of the Brainerd School District referendum Tuesday, April 10. No waiting Riverside Elementary polling site reported...
April 11, 2018 - 4:00am
Yes, yes, yes: Brainerd School District voters give referendum full approval
It likely won't be a day Brainerd school officials will forget anytime soon. On Tuesday, April 10, the majority of nearly 10,000 voters approved...
April 11, 2018 - 12:31am
April 10, 2018
'Yes' votes lead early among absentee ballots
Results from absentee voters were tallied first Tuesday night in the April 10 special election concerning Brainerd School District's bonding referendum. 'Yes' votes had a commanding lead in all three ballot questions with the absentee totals. With 1,848 people voting, 77 percent (1,434)...
April 10, 2018 - 8:49pm
Election day is here: Referendums in Brainerd, Pierz now up to voters
The fate of planning efforts spanning more than two years will be determined with results reflecting the will of Brainerd School District voters...
April 10, 2018 - 2:00am