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Girls Hockey: Warriors win Section 8-2A title, advance to state for first time

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February 13, 2018
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A Chicago man asked for 10 volunteers to help his elderly neighbors in a snowstorm. He couldn't believe the response.
February 13, 2018 - 7:02am
February 5, 2018
Kim Nyberg selflessly paid for a customer's groceries when the woman misplaced her cash. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
If you misplace your money and the cashier covers you, you're probably in Minnesota
February 5, 2018 - 1:11pm
January 28, 2018
Jaydie-Ann Cooper, of Montego Bay, Jamaica, came to Breezy Point Resort for a year-long internship last March as a part of her bachelor’s degree in hospitality. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Lake Country Faces: Jamaican student embraces Minnesota winter
January 28, 2018 - 5:00am
January 26, 2018
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A teenager dying of cancer has a final wish: To marry his childhood sweetheart
January 26, 2018 - 5:07pm
January 24, 2018
Eagle Scout Ben Soukup hugs Caitlin Wallerus Saturday after the Life Saving Medal of Honor Award ceremony at St. Francis Catholic Church. Soukup received the Life Saving Medal of Honor and Dan Lambie received a co-rescuer sculpture for saving Wallerus. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Brainerd Eagle Scout honored for lifesaving effort
January 24, 2018 - 7:00am
January 21, 2018
Kenny Heintzeman carries his brother Ryan Friday during the 43rd Annual Crow Wing Chapter of Minnesota Concerned for Life March marking the Roe v. Wade decision. The group marched north on South Sixth Street to the Historic Crow Wing Courthouse for a 2016 ceremony. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)
Coming Tuesday: March for Life
January 21, 2018 - 9:30am
January 13, 2018
George Moore of Baxter and his daughter Patricia of Merrifield look at a photo of her mother and his wife Bonnie, who died in 2013 battling Alzheimer’s disease. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter octogenarian proves age is just a number
January 13, 2018 - 8:00am
January 12, 2018
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Coming Sunday: Baxter octogenarian honored for volunteer work
January 12, 2018 - 11:30am
Pillager Area Fire and Rescue Chief Randy Lee poses in front of a fire truck Thursday. Lee retired from the fire department after serving 42 1/2 years. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Pillager fire chief leaves behind leadership and pride in department
January 12, 2018 - 7:00am
January 9, 2018
The Pine River Fire Department team takes on the Scamp Trailers team Sunday during the Dairyland Donkey Basketball Show at the Pine River-Backus high school gym. The event was a fundraiser for the Backus Cornfest. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Dribbling with donkeys
January 9, 2018 - 8:00am
January 5, 2018
Retired DNR forester receives award
January 5, 2018 - 9:30am
Brainerd musician Mark Munson performs with his band Rockin' Hill at his "celebration of life" party, which brought together his friends and family in June 2016 in light of his terminal pancreatic cancer diagnosis. Munson died Thursday under hospice care at his home. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch file photoplay button
The day the music died: School of Rock founder succumbs to cancer
January 5, 2018 - 6:00am
January 3, 2018
Parents Jessica and Mark Peterson of Baxter hold twin sons Rhys (left) and Kai, born about 9:15 p.m. New Year's Day at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd. Posing for this photo was the first moment Jessica held both her twins in her arms at the same time. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
2018 New Year's baby is actually New Year's babies
January 3, 2018 - 7:00am
December 31, 2017
Bill Bongs of Ironton talks recently about his intricate wooden dome clock he created which has a prominent place in his living room. Bongs started with a scroll saw and a set of plans, the Korean War veteran has made over 30 clocks. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Video and Gallery
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Maker of wood clocks carves out a niche in time - Time-consuming hobby part art, part craftsmanship
December 31, 2017 - 4:00am
December 25, 2017
Ralph Henkensiefken of Brainerd receives a gift Tuesday from volunteers Becky Stock and Ted Anderson. Henkensiefken was nominated for Be a Santa to a Senior, a program encouraging community members to purchase gifts for deserving seniors during the holidays. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
Smiles from Santa: Seniors receive a Christmas surprise
December 25, 2017 - 7:00am
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