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Defense requests mistrial for second day in a row By Sarah Nelson Katzenberger LITTLE FALLS - Judge Douglas Anderson denied Byron Smith's defense attorney's request for a mistrial for the second time Wednesday.

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:03pm

SARTELL - Four extra-base hits powered the Brainerd Warriors to a 6-4 win over the Sartell Sabres in the second game of a Central Lakes Conference doubleheader Tuesday. Tory Miller tripled and scored in the first inning.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:39pm

Maddie Franz picked up both wins and Brainerd remained perfect in the Central Lakes Conference as Warrior bats exploded for 38 hits and 32 runs in defeating Sartell 13-3 and 19-0 in Tuesday's doubleheader at Adamson Field in Brainerd.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:39pm

SAUK RAPIDS - Jenny Muesing carded a 91 to lead the Brainerd Warriors to a fourth-place finish in a Central Lakes Conference meet Tuesday at Wapicada Golf Club. Team scores: 1-Alexandria 327, 2-St.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:33pm

For years, the highest jobless rate in a Minnesota city of 10,000 or more, was an unwelcome turf battle between central and northern communities. Until recently that is.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:40pm

"You're dead." The phrase can be heard in a recording just seconds after Byron Smith shot 17-year-old Nicholas Brady in the basement of Smith's home on Nov. 22, 2012.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:40pm

What did you want to grow up to be when you were 7 years old? Henry, a boy from Merrifield, wants to be a firefighter, a policeman, a jet pilot and a ship captain.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:15pm

Crosby police DRIVING COMPLAINT - A report April 15 of a driving complaint involving a vehicle traveling into Crosby from Ironton. Officer eventually located the subject vehicle on Second Street Southwest and identified the driver.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:42pm

TEAM MAKES RECOMMENDATIONS ON OUT-OF-HOME PLACEMENTS A Crow Wing County commissioner will now join an expanded screening team, which reviews cases where a child may be removed from their home. The screening team makes recommendations to the court.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:42pm

On Earth Day (Tuesday, the League of American Bicyclists recognized the Little Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau with a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) award.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:41pm