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■ About RAP Release Advanced Planning (RAP) program offers a team approach involving corrections, public health, law enforcement, prosecution and community organizations, to work with an inmate to plan a successful re-entry to the community.

Tue, 10/08/2013 - 9:38pm

A program aimed at helping inmates find jobs and housing before they leave jail isn't getting as many applicants and the program supervisor says he may be the reason.

Tue, 10/08/2013 - 9:17pm

On behalf of the Central Minnesota Council and Pine Tree District of the Boy Scouts of America we would like to extend our sincerest appreciation to the Brainerd, Baxter and Pillager communities for their generous support of the 2013 Scouting For Food campaign. Collectively, the community gave over ...

Tue, 10/08/2013 - 5:55pm

With Minnesota’s small game hunting season underway and the firearm deer season set to begin Nov. 9, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) says making a blaze orange fashion statement this fall might not get you on the best-dressed list, but it just might save your life. “Wearing b...

Tue, 10/08/2013 - 2:25pm

A Cass County public school district employee and school board member stands accused of swindling taxpayer dollars. Terri Vail, 52, Cass Lake, is scheduled for her first court appearance Monday.

Fri, 10/04/2013 - 8:51pm

Tyler Millner suffered through an injury plagued junior season. This season, opposing defenses are suffering. A healthy Millner is a fast Millner and that means big plays for the Pierz Pioneers football team. Miller turned on the burners Sept.

Fri, 09/27/2013 - 11:21pm

The committee meeting, already scheduled to give organizations an opportunity to make their case for funding, came after the board voted 4-1 earlier this month against increasing appropriation for 2014.

Mon, 09/23/2013 - 9:53pm

■ Benefit for Sara and Merle Berry JENKINS - A benefit picnic lunch for Sara and Merle Berry will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 28, at the Jenkins VFW. Sara, the daughter of Roger and Debbie Martin, is on dialysis again awaiting a second kidney transplant.

Fri, 09/20/2013 - 7:04pm

Often times the things we don't see are the ones we forget about until they become part of a problem, or something that needs fixing.

Mon, 09/16/2013 - 9:24pm

■ BAELN kicks off year with presentation on Minnesota’s endangered, threatened and special concern species Rich Baker, endangered species coordinator for the state of Minnesota, will review the components of the state’s law and discuss the highlights of recent changes to Minnesota’s list of ...

Fri, 09/13/2013 - 11:42pm