The Brainerd School District on Friday received three requests for proposals (RFPs) for the closed Whittier Elementary School in north Brainerd.
The three proposals are:
• Northern Pines Mental Health Center Inc.
Former U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, D-Minn., said Tuesday he's interested in succeeding Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood.
"It would be a great privilege and a real honor," he said. "I would enjoy serving the president and the nation in that capacity.
Food trucks aren't a new phenomenon and there's do doubt a workable solution exists to the questions the Brainerd City Council is currently dealing with as a result of the Prairie Bay's interest in continuing its food operation in Brainerd.
Northern Pines Mental Health Center will present its proposal for a community center for health and wellness at Whittier Elementary School at a 6:30 p.m. Monday informational meeting at the north Brainerd school.
Count Katie Tretter and her family of rural Brainerd among those calling for legislation to restrict the use of body-gripping traps.
Tretter contacted the Brainerd Dispatch Thursday to report that Birdie, her 4-year-old British Labrador, was killed Dec.
There was little agreement Wednesday between Democrats and Republicans on Gov. Mark Dayton's tax proposals. One point of consensus, however, was that the final package may look drastically different when the final product comes together this spring.
Bracing for another blast of arctic air Tuesday morning, area school superintendents planned to continue consulting with transportation officials and weather observers before they made an early morning decision on possible school closures or delays.