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I heard one of the best sermons I have ever heard and it came from the mouth of Pastor Todd at the Beach Church. The simple message was don't judge one another but love one another.

Sun, 03/16/2014 - 4:52pm

Philip Seymour Hoffman's death, from an overdose of heroin on Feb. 2, 2014, brought back a bad memory to me. I would like to share this with everyone who, right now, is fighting with drug addiction.

Fri, 03/14/2014 - 8:45pm

MPCA and composting An article in the March 6, 2014, Brainerd Dispatch indicated that the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is proposing new rules on backyard composting.

Fri, 03/14/2014 - 8:45pm

It's been nearly a week since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared over - well, no one is quite sure where.

Fri, 03/14/2014 - 8:44pm

A great gesture To the man and his son who helped me decipher the menu at Baxter Subway, and then to top it all off, they paid for our sandwiches without us knowing it.

Fri, 03/14/2014 - 8:43pm

A Decade Later, Genetic Map Yields Few New Cures," said a New York Times headline in June 2010.

Thu, 03/13/2014 - 4:40pm

Sometimes it takes a celebrity's death to galvanize attitudes about a drug epidemic that has already ruined, or ended, the lives of many lesser-knowns. So it was when University of Maryland basketball star Len Bias died from a cocaine overdose in 1986.

Thu, 03/13/2014 - 4:40pm

For the city council to buy the century-plus-year-old dam is a drastic error with many ramifications to the taxpayers of Brainerd. Wausau seemingly found some suckers on this council and administration.

Thu, 03/13/2014 - 1:17pm

Some trust in chariots and some in horses but we will trust in the name of the Lord our God. Ps. 20:7.

Thu, 03/13/2014 - 1:16pm

March 12 (Reuters) - In the summer of 1787, Catherine the Great of Russia set out to inspect the recent editions to her far-flung czardom, including the Crimean peninsula, annexed from the Ottoman Empire four years earlier....

Wed, 03/12/2014 - 4:19pm