Tyler Rudek, the son of Robyn and Steve Rudek of Nisswa, was named to the fall dean's list at the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management. Rudek, a 2002 Brainerd High School graduate, is a sophomore at the college majoring in business.
Pequot Lakes School Board Workshop
Two people were injured in a two-vehicle accident Sunday on Highway 210 at Crow Wing County Road 12, east of Brainerd.
This was Brainerd
JANUARY 26 - 60 years ago (1944) - The children of Whittier School will give their heart to the war effort on Valentine's Day. Under a plan, pupils of the school will give no Valentines, but instead, will use their Valentines spending money to purchase war savings stamps.
Kixters win high kick division for third year in row
The Kixters of Brainerd H igh School won the Brainerd Mini Meet Invitational Friday for the third year in a row in high kick in dance team competition.
Schools open Monday despite heavy snow
Students in Brainerd, Pequot Lakes and Crosby had to get ready for school on time Monday despite the weather conditions.
The Pillager boys' basketball team is preparing for a big conference game. Sports columnist Jeremy Millsop will have the story Tuesday.
A local brief in Friday's Dispatch should have stated the Brainerd Safety and Public Works Committee will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Brainerd City Hall to discuss requests for proposals for the Laurel Street improvement project.
Snow seen as 'white gold' for area
"It's like white gold falling from the sky."
CROSSLAKE -- Irma Dunbar, of Crosslake, died Jan. 24, 2004, at St. Cloud Hospital. Memorial services will be Thursday, Jan. 29, 11 a.m, at Emily United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Fayetta Maki officiating. Friends may visit at the church for one hour prior to services. Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery in Emily.
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Elsie M. Mooers
DEERWOOD -- Elsie Margaret Mooers, 84, Deerwood, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2004, at her home.
BAXTER -- Robin Goetze, 40, resident of Baxter, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 2004, at Bethany Good Samaritan Village in Brainerd. Arrangements are with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd.
Shirley J. Ploof
SWANVILLE -- Shirley J. Ploof, 76 year old resident of Swanville, Minn., died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2004, at St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, Minn. Arrangements for Shirley are pending with the Shelley-Gibson Funeral Chapel in Swanville, Minn.
Now we have 500 dead Americans killed and thousands seriously injured protecting us from non-existing weapons of mass destruction. They certainly weren't protecting their country. Then why did they die? For oil? For billions in contracts for Halliburton and Bechtel?
When a basketball player gets on a hot shooting streak, it seems like anything they throw up goes in.
Flyers fourth, W-DC seventh at LF gymnastics invitational
LITTLE FALLS -- Little Falls finished fourth and the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines seventh in the Flyers' gymnastics invitational Saturday.
Pioneer girls tame Jaguars
HINCKLEY -- Emily Stumpf dropped in a game-high 18 points to lead Pierz to a 56-50 non-conference girls' basketball victory over Hinckley-Finlayson Saturday.
C-I scrapes out a win
CROSBY -- Tony Zontelli scored 18 points, helping the Crosby-Ironton Rangers nip Eveleth-Gilbert 53-51 in non-conference boys' basketball Saturday.
Pierz wrestlers win title at Frazee
FRAZEE -- Class 1A's second-ranked Pierz Pioneers wrestling team won the Frazee quadrangular Saturday.
Krenske, CLC rout Northland
Just minutes into Saturday's men's basketball game, Northland Pioneers coach Rick Nikunen had to make a decision.
Neu, Murray each score five points in W-DC rout
LUVERNE -- Wadena-Deer Creek shut out Luverne 8-0 in boys' hockey Saturday to remain unbeaten in 16 games.
BHS skiers win four
BEMIDJI -- Brainerd Warriors Nordic skiers won four individual titles Saturday in the Bemidji Invitational at Buena Vista.
The Brainerd Warriors sophomore girls' basketball team lost to Tartan Saturday 46-42.
Richfield schools BHS boys
After all is said and done, usually the better team wins.
Warrior boys defeat Greenway for first time
COLERAINE -- Mike Germain scored two goals and Nick Whichello made 20 saves as the Brainerd Warriors defeated Greenway 5-3 in boys' hockey Saturday, the first time Brainerd has ever beaten the Green Wave.
In the zone
The Brainerd Warriors girls' basketball team got a break.
Wisconsin state forecast
Heavy snow warning through this evening for part of northwest wisconsin...
State forecast for Iowa
Winter storm warning northwest half today...
Band of snow seemed to hang over the Brainerd lakes area
Like many, the snowstorm that moved across Minnesota Sunday and Monday originated to the west and intensified over the Dakotas.
State, county and local snowplows were out early Monday, clearing off the largest snowfall in almost three years.
Snowman to have company
Weather drawing by Emily Nistler of Mrs. Wig's third grade class at Garfield school.
Several cities receive more than a foot
A winter storm swept across Minnesota Sunday and Monday, dropping more than a foot of snow on several area cities.
State forecast for South Dakota
national weather service sioux falls sd 500 am cst mon jan 26 2004
State forecast for North Dakota
Today...Partly to mostly cloudy. Morning flurries west and central.
State forecast for Minnesota
Winter storm warning west central and southwest this morning...
Lund to speak at library series
The Brainerd Public Library has Duane Lund as the speaker at the First Thursdays Speaker Series event at 7 p.m. Feb. 5.
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