Bob Nystrom said it feels just like yesterday that he was a member of the Brainerd School Board. With a three year stint away, Nystrom joins board members after leading Tuesday's race with 8,936 votes for one of three open seats.
Brainerd City Council is mixing in some new blood following Tuesday's election, with Chip Borkenhagen taking an at-large seat alongside current council president, Mary Koep, who was re-elected to the second open at-large seat.
■ Nystrom, Campbell and Kern lead race for three open seats on Brainerd School Board
As the clock neared midnight Tuesday, the results were still not finalized for the Brainerd School Board’s three open seats but still some candidates held a slight edge on the competition.
With 18 of 39 precinct...
■ Borkenhagen front runner for at-large seat on Brainerd City Council along with incumbent Koep
Chip Borkenhagen took an early lead and maintained it through midnight Tuesday, with six of the nine precincts reported for an at-large seat with the Brainerd City Council.
At that time, Borkenhagen dre...
Those who have driven past Bob Lakin's home on Oak Street have been anticipating Halloween for the past three weeks. That's how long Lakin has been setting up in preparation for the haunting holiday Wednesday.