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  1. Experts say Minnesota's climate changing faster than other statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Around Minnesota, winters just aren't as cold as they used to be. DNR climatologist Kenny Blumenfeld produced this graphic showing how Grand Rapids is losing its coldest temperature readings, which are usually collected overnight.

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  2. DNR deer meetings attract few huntersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Minnesota Department of Natural Resources area deer meetings, held at wildlife offices across the state in recent weeks, attracted surprisingly few hunters - some meetings went unattended and the most heavily attended attracted just 14 people. Across northeastern Minnesota, Tower and Grand Rapids attracted eight people each with only five in Two Harbors and just two in International Falls.

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  3. Minnesota ruffed grouse outlook tough to predictRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    After last year, Ted Dick could be excused for being gun shy about making predictions on ruffed grouse hunting this fall in Minnesota. Forest game bird coordinator for the Department of Natural Resources in Grand Rapids, Minn., Dick last year offered a rosy outlook on hunting prospects after spring drumming counts soared to a statewide average of 2.1 drums per stop, a 57 percent increase from the spring of 2016.

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  4. FBI: Stolen 'Wizard of Oz' ruby slippers finally recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Jill Sanborn with the FBI's Minneapolis Division, Grand Rapids Police Chief Scott Johnson and U.S. Attorney Christopher Myers of North Dakota are expected to announce at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, in Minneapolis that the slippers, stolen from the Grand Rapids museum in August 2005, have been recovered.

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  5. Brainerd Animal Hospital Welcomes Dr. Ryan DuttonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    The Brainerd Animal Hospital welcomes Dr. Ryan Dutton as the new veterinarian and owner. He grew up in St. Michael, MN before attending college in North Dakota and Veterinary School at Iowa State University.

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  6. Outdoor Notes for Aug. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 26 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Firearms and muzzleloader hunters who want to harvest antlerless deer in a deer permit area designated as lottery this hunting season are reminded they must purchase their license by Thursday, Sept. 6. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR.

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  7. Biz Buzz: Construction crews continue on projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 25 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Crews on Friday were working in the rain on the roof of the new Thrifty White Pharmacy by Hardee's in Brainerd and the new Northwoods Crossing development building is also moving quickly from skeletal structure to a complete exterior by Menards in Baxter. And as fall approaches, the many area street projects will also near completion, or at least completion of initial phases, making driving a little easier through both cities.

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  8. Hunters asked to try to avoid shooting ear-tagged, radio-collared research bearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Minnesota Department of Natural Resources asks that hunters avoid shooting research bears marked with distinctively large, colorful ear tags that have radio-collars. ST. PAUL -- With the bear hunting season set to begin Saturday, Sept.

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  9. Bear hunters asked not to shoot ear-tagged and radio-collared research animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Researchers with the DNR are monitoring about 30 radio-collared black bears across the state, especially in zones 27, 25 and 45, and in parts of the no-quota zone. Most of them are in or near the Chippewa National Forest between Grand Rapids and Bigfork.

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  10. Northern Minnesota man pleads guilty to sexually assaulting children two decades agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    A Grand Rapids man accused of sexually assaulting his young nieces two decades ago pleaded guilty Tuesday, Aug. 14, in State District Court in Itasca County. Donald Jamsa, 81, was charged in March with three counts of felony criminal sexual conduct related to the allegations of Katye Stolp and Kendra Alfords, who both agreed to be named.

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  11. 1 hour 10 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Second Harvest North Central Food Bank, Walmart and Feeding America extended thanks to everyone who helped raise $ 33,043.54 for the estimated 22,910 individuals who struggle with food insecurity in north central Minnesota as part of the fifth annual "Fight Hunger. Spark Change" Campaign this April.

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  12. 300 bicyclists touring northern Minnesota Aug. 9-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Motorists will notice an increased number of bicyclists on northern Minnesota highways Aug. 9-12 for the annual Bicycling Around Minnesota event, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The ride will begin and end in Hoyt Lakes.

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  13. Seeking solace on the river: Warrior Expeditions helps veterans "walk off the war"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Tyler Schank / Forum News Service Veteran Rick Bain loads his canoe onto a trailer before heading to Dennis Jerome's home for the night in Grand Rapids on July 24. Three veterans are canoeing the length of the Mississippi River with an organization called Warrior Expeditions. They hope to complete the over 2,300-mile journey in 60 days.

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  14. ERP Iron Ore could lose Minnesota mineral leasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.-A day after earning back mineral leases for one of his proposed mining operations, Tom Clarke learned he could be losing the mineral leases for his other mining company. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sent a notice of termination on Thursday, July 12, to ERP Iron Ore, Clarke's company that is trying to revive the bankrupt Magnetation operations in Grand Rapids after the company fell $34,200 behind in payments for five mineral leases near the Plant 4 site, according to Barb Naramore, an assistant commissioner with the DNR.

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  15. Frances Lucille "Nicky" JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Frances Lucille "Nicky" Jenkins, age 96, of Crosby passed away on Friday, March 16, 2018 at the Cuyuna Regional Care Center in Crosby. She was born on November 18, 1921 in Hill City, MN and lived in Aitkin, MN from age 3 until her marriage to Lloyd C. Jenkins of Crosby in 1939.

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  16. Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Bill Heig of Bowens Resort on Lake Winnibigoshish holds a nice walleye caught on a jig and minnow in shallow water over a sand bottom. John Myers / Forum News Service Grant Prokop of Grand Rapids, Minn., holds up a nice walleye caught on Lake Winnibigoshish on a recent morning.

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  17. Baxter City Council: Housing project seeks to help those with mental illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    A cyclist uses the street as construction on a bike path continues Friday, June 8, on Grand Oaks Drive in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch The Central Minnesota Housing Partnership was before the Baxter City Council Tuesday, June 5, seeking support for a development called White Oak Estates.

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  18. Elections slated for Minnesota Wild Rice Council boardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    "Serving on commodity councils is one of the best ways for agricultural producers to have a say in how their check-off dollars are spent," said Assistant Commissioner Andrea Vaubel in a news release. "Elections for these board of director positions is very important, and I'd like to thank all of the candidates and producers who have taken the time to participate."

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  19. Crash injures 19-year-old driverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    A 19-year-old man was injured when the Volkswagen Jetta he was driving crashed about 8 p.m. Sunday on Highway 200, west of Aitkin County Highway 10 in Ball Bluff Township. BALL BLUFF-A 19-year-old man was injured when the Volkswagen Jetta he was driving crashed about 8 p.m. Sunday on Highway 200, west of Aitkin County Highway 10 in Ball Bluff Township.

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  20. Pipeline advocates visit Baxter amid statewide debate over Line 3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Tuesday's Line 3 pipeline replacement discussion was spearheaded by Minnesotans for Line 3 and United Piping Inc. CEO Bob Shoneberger ; Cub Foods owner Chris Quisberg representing the Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce; and Grand Rapids resident DeeDee Tollefson. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch Activists line up during a rally in the Twin Cites area last summer to protest pipeline initiatives in Minnesota -- both a threat to the environment, critics say, as well as a false hope for economic growth.

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