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30 min ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
Dollar Tree received a conditional use permit from the city of Baxter to locate a new store on the east side of the Westport Mall.
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Should free speech ever be restricted?
4 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
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Do you know a Pequot Lakes, Breezy Point or Crosslake resident who deserves to be recognized for going above and beyond the call of duty in the past year? Do you know someone who quietly works behind the scenes to make their community better who deserves to be thanked? Echo Publishing is accepting nominations.
12 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
Rest of today... Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Areas of blowing snow.
Monday the council extended the trial period until Dec. 31, 2014 with a plan for a review before the time is up.
Sometimes perception is stronger than fact and with that idea in mind, Brainerd City Council members voted 4-3 to stop the fire department from responding to medical calls.
Brainerd council members adopted the preliminary 2014 tax levy of $4,453,486 with $116,189 for the Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
A colorful Christmas tradition has endured at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center.
The Christmas tradition between Deb Jarboe and her son, Brandon, was in full swing.
Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls Volunteers Finnegan and Chris O'Dell of Pine River place wreaths of a grave at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls Saturday during the Wreaths for the Fallen event.
Lex Porter died without ever revealing to his family that he was a code talker during World War II.
Ever wonder where and why conservation practices are put in place? The cities of Brainerd and Baxter utilized new technology and science to predetermine what people do on the landscape and where.
Nisswa Smiles is incredibly grateful to all of our 2013 Halloween Candy Buy Back event sponsors, business neighbors and our community neighbors for their support, generosity and compassion.
The complaint, alleging that Scheeler gave a Cub Foods gift card to a prospective voter, was dismissed because it was not filed within one year of the alleged incident, which is required in Minnesota.