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Tragedy in Little Falls: More connections to victims surface from jury pool 

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LITTLE FALLS - Jury selection continued Tuesday in the Byron Smith murder case in Morrison County. By the end of the day Tuesday the total number of selected jurors was 10. Read More
Crow Wing County commissioners consider upgrades to the historic former jail bui

What is the right price for history?

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Preservation of Crow Wing County's historic building, the former jail that now houses the museum, had commissioners wondering about costs, who should pay and what voters wanted nearly 40 years ago.

New name, same face

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Flashback to the early 1990s. A stern voice echoes through my childhood home, "Jessica Lynn Larsen!" It sends a shiver down my spine. Whenever my mom or dad used my full name, I knew I was in trouble.
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Mystery photos need identification

When a photo album made it to The Center in Brainerd to be part of a fundraising sale, no one noticed the photos were still inside.

Scams hitting Pierz area

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PIERZ - The Pierz Police Department is cautioning residents about several scams.

Dairy Queen worker accused of dealing cocaine at mall

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FARGO – A Dairy Queen employee at a Fargo shopping mall faces felony drug distribution charges after police allegedly found cocaine and drug-dealing paraphernalia in her purse following a report ...


Mending our extremist ways

Reading Ed Shaw’s pointed tutorial on “niceness” was very eye- opening, even for a blind person and a radio host who somehow managed to hold court 10 hours per week for two years before Councilman Scheeler decided to go to the radio station’s advertisers and do what he could to muzzle the “angry ...

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Leah (left) and Mara Christensen of Two Harbors, Minn., stand back and take pict

'Ice out' awes Gooseberry River park visitors

TWO HARBORS — With thunder and rage and couch-sized chunks of ice, the Gooseberry River shook off the bulk of its winter mantle Friday afternoon — to the delight of awestruck visitors lining its ... Read More


I went because this lingering winter is evil and must be stopped. Well, more or

Slipping all the way to the ER

It is not generally my first thought to go to a doctor when I am feeling unwell. Nor my second. Nor, if I’m being totally honest, any single- or low double digit number. I just don’t go. ... Read More
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