Meghan Rahn, daughter of Michael Rahn and Bari Rahn, Brainerd, has received her bachelor of arts degree in art from Grinnell College in Grinnell, Iowa.
WALKER -- One person was injured in a single-vehicle rollover at 7:29 a.m. Saturday on Highway 371, nine miles north of Walker
State lawmakers want to hear from constituents
Rep. Larry Howes.
The Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport Commission will meet 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in the airport conference room.
Kurt D. Schack, 23, and Laura M. Bement, 20, both of Brainerd,.
"It was 'I can't believe that actually just happened."'
Tigers that attacked three people find new home
PILLAGER (AP) -- Nine tigers removed from an unlicensed wildlife farm near Underwood after three people were bitten or clawed on the property have found new homes in sanctuaries outside Minnesota.
This Lindbergh Lions train float was among the entries in the second annual Little Falls Dam Festival parade Saturday in Little Falls.
A 10-year-old rural Royalton boy, who was attacked by a tiger and a lion Wednesday night, was listed in serious condition at the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis Sunday. He was listed in critical condition Saturday.
Little Falls celebrates
The Rainy Lake Highlanders Bagpipers stopped in the middle of Broadway Avenue during the parade Saturday to play patriotic songs.
Pat True finds serving others palatable
Pat True has made a career out of serving others -- literally.
This was Brainerd
June 27 - 100 years ago - The young son of Horace Kimball broke his arm while playing yesterday at his father's farm. He was brought down this morning and Dr. Thabes set the disabled member.
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Joseph P. Plakut
SWANVILLE -- Joseph Peter Plakut, age 84, of Swanville, Minn., passed away Friday, June 24, 2005, at the VA Medical Center in St. Cloud.
HILLMAN -- Clarice Munson, age 75, a resident of Hillman, Minn., passed away Sunday, June 26, 2005, at her home.
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OUR OPINION: CLEAN-UP TIME
Spring planting, lawn maintenance and general clean-up schedules were delayed for many Brainerd lakes area residents this year due to a cold and rainy spring.
If you are one of the wildlife watchers who pumped $531 million into the Minnesota economy you don't matter in Crow Wing County.
NCS hosts special
North Central Speedway will host the Wissota Late Model Tri-Star Challenge Series and a Wissota Modified Special Tuesday. The Late Model winner will take home $2,000 and the Modified winner will pocket $1,500.
Upcoming sporting events
Thunder sweep Beetles, extend streak to four
The Brainerd Blue Thunder extended its winning streak to four games and improved to 12-11 after winning both games of a doubleheader against the Alexandria Beetles on Saturday.
Rocheleau's homer lifts Harding
HARDING -- Harding's Dave Rocheleau hit a walk-off home run in the bottom of the 11th inning to lead the Dinosaurs to a 2-1 win over the Lastrup Lakers in Victory League baseball action Sunday.
Mass first to win three features
For the first 17 laps of the 20-lap Wissota Modified feature race Saturday at North Central Speedway, former Brainerd resident Dave Mass of Isanti could run both the low and high lines on the turns. He nabbed second place on the 11th lap after starting fifth.
Victory League standings
State forecast for Iowa
Today...Partly to mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms west and
Wisconsin state forecast
Today...Hazy...Hot and humid. A chance of thunderstorms northwest. A chance of afternoon thunderstorms south. Highs in the 80s far northwest to the low and mid 90s elsewhere.
State forecast for Minnesota
Flood watch northwest through this evening...
State forecast for N.D.
Today...Partly to mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the
Weather drawing by Jordan Kleist of Mrs. Minerich's second grade class at Nisswa school.
State forecast for S.D.
Today...Partly sunny. Chance of thunderstorms east this morning...And statewide this afternoon. Highs in the 80s to lower 90s.
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