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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
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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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Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby, births
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Girls Hockey: Warriors win Section 8-2A title, advance to state for first time
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February 17, 2018
'Chasing Coral' film to be presented Feb. 24
The 2017 documentary film "Chasing Coral" will be presented 1 p.m. Feb. 24 in the Brainerd Public Library's large conference room, 416 S. Fifth St., Brainerd, near Brainerd High School and across from Mickey's Pizza and Subs. In "Chasing Coral," a team of divers, scientists, and photographers...
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6-year-old tells NASA to make Pluto a planet again: 'You need to fix this problem for me'
Cara Lucy O'Connor has a concern. Pluto used to be one of the nine planets in the solar system, and it isn't anymore. That's not right, said...
13 hours 12 min ago
February 16, 2018
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
ST. PAUL—Ice seems simple enough: Get water cold enough and it freezes. True, but the science of ice is much more complex, especially when...
February 16, 2018 - 1:37pm
February 15, 2018
Minnesota moose numbers low but stable
DULUTH—Northeastern Minnesota's moose population dropped some during the past year, but it appears to have leveled off after the big declines...
February 15, 2018 - 4:30pm
February 12, 2018
'They ate his body, nearly all of it': Suspected poacher mauled to death, eaten by pride of lions
SOUTH AFRICA - A recent incident in South Africa resulted in the hunter being the hunted. A suspected poacher was mauled to death and eaten by...
February 12, 2018 - 2:24pm
February 10, 2018
Hospitalized veteran with PTSD tells of killing father at Fergus Falls home
ST. PETER, Minn. — Inside the fortified quarters of Minnesota's highest-security psychiatric hospital, Dustin Michael Defiel has spent...
February 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
February 9, 2018
Crow Wing SWCD seeks applicants for paid apprenticeship
Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa is accepting applications for those ages 18 to 25 for summer apprentice positions in 31 soil and water conservation districts throughout Minnesota. Apprentices will spend their summer working alongside natural resource professionals to learn hands-on...
February 9, 2018 - 9:30am
February 7, 2018
As more people learn of their genetic makeup, unexpected African roots emerge
As more Americans take advantage of genetic testing to pinpoint the makeup of their DNA, the technology is coming head-to-head with the country's...
February 7, 2018 - 1:56pm
With Falcon Heavy launch, Elon Musk earns kudos even from competitors
COCOA BEACH, Fla. - Before founding SpaceX in 2002, Elon Musk had a wild plan to fly a plant to Mars. The idea was to show life on the desolate...
February 7, 2018 - 1:13pm
February 4, 2018
Ask the Master Gardener: Taking care of flowers as they fade
Dear Master Gardener: My amaryllis is almost done blooming. What should I do as the flowers fade? Answer: As soon as it is finished blooming, set it in a bright, sunny location. As flowers fade, remove each one along with the swollen ovary that sits behind it, to prevent seed growth....
February 4, 2018 - 10:30am
February 2, 2018
Crow Wing SWCD hosts open house and tree sale
Think spring and join Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District for its 18th annual tree sale pre-order open house from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m....
February 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 1, 2018
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech, according to researchers who got her to squeak out convincing versions...
February 1, 2018 - 11:21am
January 30, 2018
Scientists discover 'the Holy Grail of dinosaurs' in Africa
Paleontologist Matthew Lamanna can still remember the day in 2014 when a colleague, Hesham Sallam, emailed him detailed pictures of fossils that...
January 30, 2018 - 3:42pm
Rare super blue moon eclipse viewing forecast: Not so good
AccuWeather Global Headquarters - AccuWeather reports the weather should not interfere with sky gazers across the eastern and south-central United...
January 30, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 29, 2018
New study links wolf numbers to moose calf survival
DULUTH — In yet another effort to untangle the mystery behind Minnesota's diminished moose population, renowned wolf researcher David...
January 29, 2018 - 7:11pm