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Baxter, Minnesota is located in Crow Wing County. Zip codes in Baxter, MN include 56425, and 56401. The median home price in Baxter is $164,900. More Baxter information.

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22 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Baxter approves CUP as rental townhomes replace plans for apartment building

The townhomes are going up instead of a planned 50-unit apartment building with underground parking.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Gregory Park tennis court upgrade aimed at helping fitness for a lifetime

Tennis, a sport that can keep people active from children on though the golden years, could be getting a boost in north Brainerd.

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The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Genealogy Conference scheduled

The Brainerd Public Library's third annual Genealogy Conference will be conducted from 1-4:30 p.m. April 26 at the Forestview Middle School in Baxter.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Radinovich, Ward support bill to fight synthetic drugs

The Minnesota House of Representatives Wednesday passed legislation aimed at combating synthetic drugs on a unanimous, bipartisan vote, according to a news release from Rep. John Ward, DFL-Baxter, and Rep. Joe Radinovich, DFL-Crosby.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Road work begins on Highway 11 between Pequot Lakes and Breezy Point

Crow Wing County mailed the 2014 Property Taxes March 29 and tax aides will accommodate taxpayers who haven't filed their 2013 Property Tax Refunds.

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30-hour mediation training offered in Baxter beginning Friday

The Dispute Resolution Center from St. Paul is offering a 30-Hour Mediation and Communication Skills Training in Baxter Friday and Saturday and May 2-3.

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Nelson represents American Legion Auxiliary in Wasnington, D.C.

Kris Nelson, a member of the American Legion Auxiliary from Baxter, was in Washington, D.C. recently lobbying for issues that affect American war veterans and the military.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Wellness fitness trail gets Brainerd council support

Paved trails and 12 fitness stations could give those seeking to improve their health another option in the heart of Brainerd and Baxter.

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Eagle Scout banquet planned

The Elks Lodge of Brainerd, through its Americanism program, will recognize young men who attained the rank of Eagle Scout in 2013 during a district volunteer recognition banquet at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at First Lutheran Church in Brainerd.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

March for Babies is May 3 in Baxter

Born too soon, Alayna O'Reilly, now 4, spent two weeks in the newborn intensive care unit at the St. Cloud Hospital.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Speed Shopping: Spree yields $1,330.86 in free food

Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls Quinn Swanberg gathers fresh cuts of meat Friday while her son T.J. Swanberg videotapes his mom in action during the 2 Minute Penalty Shop at Cub Foods in Baxter.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Road construction season will be less upsetting in 2014

The Brainerd area's "other season" - the one that's not winter and involves heavy equipment and orange traffic cones - promises to be less troublesome for motorists in 2014.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Baxter looks at traffic safety, driveway placement in access management

Managing access with land development has the city of Baxter considering traffic flow on main streets, driveway placement and safety.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Burnt food and more

The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a call at 1:29 a.m. Tuesday to the Prince of Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Baxter to what turned out to be a false alarm.

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Several area projects in bonding proposal

Several central Minnesota infrastructure projects - including $6.5 million for the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport to construct an extension of water and sanitary sewer service - were among those listed in an $850 million bonding proposal announced Tuesday in the Minnesota House.

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Brainerd chamber spoof touts 'ice logging' operation

Weary of a long winter and anticipating the May 10 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener, Brainerd Lakes Chamber officials issued an April Fools' news release proclaiming that it would begin ice logging operations this week on Gull Lake.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Brainerd Airport Commission agenda

The Baxter City Council will conduct a work session 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Baxter City Hall, 13190 Memorywood Dr., Baxter, MN for the purposes of discussing the Woida Project Plans and Specs, City Assessment Policy, Special Events Ordinance, CIP Project Schedules, Access Management Plan, Council Chamber Improvements, and City Hall Air Sampling.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Senior center wants your opinion on topics

If you had your choice, what would you want to learn? How to do craft work? More information about world issues or retirement? The Center, the senior center located on Kingwood Street in Brainerd, would like to know what Brainerd lakes area residents - of all ages, not just senior citizens - would like to learn.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Dairy princess, ambassadors selected

Veronica Nelson was crowned the 2014 Crow Wing County Dairy Princess. Anthony Hettver and Raychel Raddatz were chosen Dairy Ambassadors.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Arsenic found in drinking water near Round, North Long lakes

Several homeowners on Round and North Long lakes on Ojibwa Road discovered in January that their drinking water contains high levels of arsenic.

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Flood Warning for Crow Wing County was issued at April 16 at 10:13PM CDT

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