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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.
Reader Opinion: The last straw
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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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John and Paula Pecarich
Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby, births
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Jacqueline "Jackie" Ann Sporer
Lorayne B. Roden
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Girls Hockey: Warriors win Section 8-2A title, advance to state for first time
February 17, 2018
Crosslake Community School: Board reinstates director without discipline
CROSSLAKE—The school board of the Crosslake Community School reinstated its director without any disciplinary action Friday following a...
17 hours 41 min ago
Pine River-Backus School: Before space, astronaut explored Foot Hills forest
Astronaut Duane (Digger) Carey visited Pine River-Backus School last week and revealed to students that this was not his first time in town....
19 hours 41 min ago
February 16, 2018
'How to Analyze the News' class offered by historical society
LITTLE FALLS—The Morrison County Historical Society is offering a class called "How to Analyze the News," from 10 a.m. to noon March 10 at The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum in Little Falls. The class will cover propaganda, confirmation bias, the anatomy of a news article...
February 16, 2018 - 12:30pm
Pequot Lakes senior named finalist in Triple A competition
Pequot Lakes High School senior Reid Pierzinski was selected to represent Section 6A as the male candidate in the state Triple A competition....
February 16, 2018 - 8:00am
February 15, 2018
Students honor school officer for care and compassion
When Brainerd High School students talk about their school resource officer, two words often come up—"triceps" and "hugs." It speaks to...
February 15, 2018 - 6:00am
February 14, 2018
Brainerd School Board: Board supports special ed funding increase
The Brainerd School Board voted to back state-level and national resolutions to push for increased special education funding—an area of...
February 14, 2018 - 6:00am
February 13, 2018
Brainerd School Board: District pushes for better American Indian education
The Brainerd School District is moving forward with the Native American Education Program for 2017-18, embarking on an initiative to better meet...
February 13, 2018 - 8:00am
Speech: Patriots second at Little Falls, fourth at Duluth
The Pequot Lakes High School speech team took second place at the Lucky Lindy Speech Tournament in Little Falls on Saturday, Jan. 27. Staples-Motley...
February 13, 2018 - 7:00am
February 12, 2018
Parents fight for reinstatement of Fla. Catholic school teacher fired after her same-sex wedding
Jocelyn Morffi and Natasha Hass had booked the Key Largo Lighthouse estate for three days starting Feb. 2, turning their wedding day into a wedding weekend. They had a welcome bash at the Florida wedding venue on Friday, a goodbye barbecue on Sunday and their seaside nuptials in between....
February 12, 2018 - 8:31am
Speech: Tigers take first place
The Pine River-Backus varsity speech team received a first-place trophy at the Feb. 3 Blackduck varsity speech meet. Individual students earned...
February 12, 2018 - 5:00am
February 11, 2018
Nisswa Chamber hosts Junior Achievement students
The Nisswa Chamber hosted 250 seventh- and eighth-grade Junior Achievement students from Staples-Motley and Pillager schools Wednesday, Jan....
February 11, 2018 - 7:00am
February 10, 2018
Mock trial students try criminal vehicular homicide case in Brainerd courtroom: Brainerd wins meet
Defendant Cameron Skeeter Farris was—fictitiously— on trial Friday in Crow Wing County District Court in Brainerd for a hypothetical...
February 10, 2018 - 9:00am
February 8, 2018
Future Problem Solving teams advance to state
The Forestview Middle School and Nisswa Elementary School Future Problem Solving teams competed Jan. 27 at the regional Future Problem Solving...
February 8, 2018 - 8:00am
February 7, 2018
Staples-Motley junior named ExCEL award winner
STAPLES—Staples-Motley High School junior Scout Strickland was one of 36 winners to receive the Minnesota State High School League ExCEL Award. ExCEL—Excellence in Community, Education and Leadership—is a recognition program designed exclusively for Minnesota high...
February 7, 2018 - 12:30pm
February 6, 2018
Duluth schools remove 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' 'Huckleberry Finn' from curriculum due to racial slur
The novels "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" will no longer be required reading in the Duluth school district...
February 6, 2018 - 8:04pm