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  1. Flu hitting nursing facilities; Record number of outbreaks reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    DULUTH, Minn.-The flu bug has bitten Minnesota's nursing care residents particularly hard this winter, a state health official said. "We've seen a record number of outbreaks," said Kris Ehresmann, director of infectious disease epidemiology, prevention and control for the Minnesota Department of Health, in an interview on Thursday, Jan. 18. "Our long-term care facility outbreaks are way up."

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  2. Minn. DNR says changing name of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis to become officialRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Thursday, Jan. 18, announced the state has approved changing the name of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis to Bde Maka Ska. The DNR's decision follows a Hennepin County Board resolution requesting the change.

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  3. Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Osmo Vanska rehearses with the Minnesota Orchestra at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis in 2014. The orchestra, which successfully toured Cuba in 2015, has just announced an upcoming tour to South Africa in August.

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  4. A Blend of Exotic and Familiar: Ragamala Dance Company presents 'Sacred Earth'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Ragamala Dance Company dancers in "Sacred Earth." The dance company will perform at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9 in the Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College in Brainerd.

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  5. Brainerd lakes area resorts hope to win big Super Bowl weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Grand View Lodge on Gull Lake in Crow Wing County reports an uptick in reservations related to Minneapolis hosting the Super Bowl at the U.S. Bank Stadium on Feb. 4. Submitted photo Grand View Lodge is more than two hours away from the Twin Cities, but come Super Bowl weekend, the Gull Lake resort will be rolling out the red carpet for the money-spending guests. Brainerd lakes area resorts are hoping to capitalize on the expected influx of visitors for the championship game at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis Feb. 4. "We have seen an uptick for that weekend in particular, which is abnormal," said Frank Soukup, director of marketing for Cote Family Destinations, which manages Grand View Lodge, a vacation destination since 1916.

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  6. Loons steadfast on adding players after several got awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Minnesota United head coach Adrian Heath acknowledges the crowd after his team defeated Orlando City SC in May 2017 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports ST.

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  7. That's my son:' C.J. Ham's parents express pride over football career with VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Cortez and Tina Ham of Duluth talk about the thrill of seeing the Vikings' big win Sunday and how happy they are for their son, C.J., who plays on the team. Bob King / Forum News Service C.J. Ham's parents, Tina and Cortez, have customized Viking caps monogrammed with "Mom" and "Dad."

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  8. Vikings fans raise over $86,000 and counting for Saints punter Morstead's charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    While the on-field "Minneapolis Miracle" was over days ago, another Vikings-related miracle is on the verge of completion thanks to hundreds of Vikings fans and one New Orleans Saint. Thomas Morstead, the Saints punter who tore cartilage in his ribs during the first half of Sunday's NFC Championship game, may be making a return trip to Minnesota during Super Bowl weekend.

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  9. Downtown St. Paul reopens old Macy's for Minnesota Wild, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Josh Krsnak, left with scissors, with Hempel Companies, and Shelly Buck, President of the Prairie Island Indian Community, cut the ribbon at the Treasure Island Center grand opening in St. Paul on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. John Autey / Pioneer Press ST PAUL, Minn.-When the St. Paul Port Authority purchased the vacant Macy's department store building in early 2014, Monte Hilleman was assigned the task of tearing down a downtown icon.

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  10. Girl's body found on Leech Lake Indian Reservation in northern MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    CASS LAKE, Minn.-A girl's body was found last Friday morning in Cass Lake on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation in northern Minnesota. Cass County Sheriff's Office staff and other law enforcement officers were told of a body found shortly after 8 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12, and discovered a "deceased juvenile female" within the city limits of Cass Lake.

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  11. Larry E. HayesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Larry E. Hayes age 84 of Crosby died at the Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby on Sunday. He was born on March 28, 1933 in Minneapolis.

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  12. Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party governor candidate and State Auditor Rebecca Otto stands to answer a question on health care in a forum Monday evening in the Beaux Arts Ballroom at Bemidji State University. Candidates from left are: St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman; District 64A Rep. Erin Murphy, St. Paul; Otto, May Township; District 61B Rep. Paul Thissen, Minneapolis; and U.S. Congressman Tim Walz, MN-01.

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  13. Push to curb vehicle idling gains little steam in frigid ND, MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Shoppers return to their cars from Northport Hornbachers through clouds of exhaust from idling cars Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service In April 2015, members of Girl Scout Troop 34001 went before the Grand Forks City Council to request that council members enact an ordinance prohibiting the idling of vehicles for longer than three minutes, five minutes when the temperature is below freezing.

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  14. College Basketball: No. 5 Purdue routs Minnesota for 13th straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Purdue Boilermakers forward Grady Eifert grabs the ball from Minnesota Gophers forward Davonte Fitzgerald during the second half Saturday, Jan. 13, at Williams Arena in Minneapolis. Harrison Barden / USA TODAY Sports MINNEAPOLIS-Senior forward Vincent Edwards matched his career best of five 3-pointers and scored a season-high 25 points as No.

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  15. Column: Vikings' 2009 Super Bowl victory cured what ailed MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Brad Childress announced this week that he will retire almost exactly eight years after being elected to his first term as Minnesota's governor and ending an unprecedented run of health and happiness in his adopted home state. "It's time," said Childress, elected in a landslide a year after leading the Vikings to victory in Super Bowl XLIV.

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  16. College Hockey: Gophers drop series opener with WolverinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Three Gopher freshmen scored but it wasn't enough on Friday night as No. 9 Minnesota fell to Michigan 5-3 at 3M Arena at Mariucci.

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  17. $15 minimum wage, tip-credit divides restaurant workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    The fight over whether and how to implement a $15 minimum wage is heating up in St. Paul. Newly sworn-in St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter has said the minimum wage increase is a top priority in his administration, and the polarizing issue has divided local restaurant workers.

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  18. Area farmer to compete in Super Bowl eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Swanville-area farmer Craig Roerick will travel to Minneapolis during Super Bowl week to compete alongside NFL stars of past and present in the Land O'Lakes Farm Bowl. Roerick of Roerview Dairy and five other farmers from around the country will be paired up with current and former NFL players-including Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis-for a farm-inspired competition to celebrate modern farmers and raise awareness of the importance of agriculture.

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  19. Ex-Allina HR exec made off with $269,000 -- and likely much more, charges sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    An Inver Grove Heights, Minn., man and former Allina Health vice president faces seven felony charges that accuse him of embezzling $269,000 from his former employer. David Matthew Johnson, 53, is expected to make his first court appearance February in Hennepin County to face seven counts of theft by swindle.

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  20. Questions remain, tips surge 30 years after Minn. teen goes missing in blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Susan Swedell is shown in a photo taken about a month before she went missing on Jan. 19, 1988. Courtesy of the Swedell family via St. Paul Pioneer Press Christine Swedell, left with her mom, Kathy, show her yearbook picture from a Stillwater High School class of 1986 yearbook Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 in Minneapolis.

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