Melissa Rice was named to the dean's list at Minnesota State University-Mankato.
Park board to meet Thursday
The Brainerd Parks and Recreation Board will meet at 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Brainerd City Hall.
This was Brainerd
APRIL 9 - 60 years ago (1947) - Students of Brainerd, in broken down and patched apparel, danced to Howie Hill's music in the cafeteria Mar. 28. Viv Halsted and Doug Madsen were awarded prizes for being the "worst dressed".
"This is the most mishandled, artificial, self-created mess that I can remember in the years I've been active in public life."
Moore gave voice to Warrior girls
Standing an even 5-feet with shoes on, Cheryl Moore's stature didn't threaten many people.
MINNEAPOLIS - Gregory Cox, 38, Minneapolis, passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2007.
MAHNOMEN - Leon DeRosier, age 56, resident of Mahnomen, Minn., died of kidney failure Friday, April 6, 2007, at MeritCare Hospital in Fargo, N.D.
ST. CLOUD - Ed Progreba, 51-year-old resident of St. Cloud, Minn., died Friday, April 6, 2007, in Bemidji, Minn., as the result of a snowmobile accident.
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CROSSLAKE - Arthur Larson, of Crosslake, passed away Saturday afternoon, April 7, 2007, at St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd.
Guest column: Support a progressive tax structure
The present governor has been on a mission to protect the wealthiest Minnesotans, to protect corporation's tax loopholes and create business tax incentives at the expense of middle class taxpayers, and homeowners. We need to support plans in the Legislature requiring the wealthiest to pay their fair share and to stop the lies, shifts and gimmicks by the governor and many in his party.
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I have been a registered nurse for 35 years, for the 25 of them providing home hospice care and taking care of many patients with cancer, in and out of the hospital in the Brainerd area. I know that there have been a few patients who used marijuana, illegally, to be able to control their symptoms so that they can enjoy the days they have left. In these cases it was their last drug of choice, not their first.
Cards are a good team in a great section
The Staples-Motley Cardinals girls' golf team is good.
An open house for retiring Brainerd educator Mike Zauhar is scheduled from 3:45 to 5:30 p.m. April 27 in the Brainerd High School cafeteria.
Area boys' golf capsules
Area girls' golf capsules
Warriors seek success
With one senior on the roster the Brainerd Warriors girls' golf team will progress as its young players adjust and become accustomed to varsity competition.
Sneep feels the agony of defeat
The Frozen Four was a bitter sweet experience for Brainerd native Carl Sneep.
Is this the Warriors' year?
Although it will be no easy task, this should be the season the Brainerd Warrior boys' golf team is considered one of the favorites to win the Section 8-2A championship.
Brainerd hopes pitchers dominate
With the mound 40 feet away from home plate, fast-pitch softball can be dominated by a pitcher.
Area softball capsules
State forecast for Minnesota
A snow advisory in effect for the far west 100 am tonight through
Wisconsin state forecast
Winter storm watch for douglas county tuesday afternoon through wednesday morning...
State forecast for N.D.
Snow advisory for western north dakota tonight and tuesday...And
State forecast for S.D.
Snow advisory north central and northeast tonight through tuesday...
Signs of the seasons
Weather drawing by Hannah Brandanger of Mrs. Schmidt's third-grade class at Eagle View School.
State forecast for Iowa
Today...Partly to mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s north to
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