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St. Paul mayor urges council candidate Martinez to drop out of race after topless photo post
The Midwest eases its Trump swoon and flirts again with Democratic candidates
A 71-year-old Florida man tied a gun to a weather balloon to fake his own murder, police say
Baxter to host open house July 19 on Excelsior/Cypress streets project
Spray patching continues this week in Crow Wing County
Deadline approaching in Minnesota for SBA Working Capital Loansdue to excessive moisture and flooding
Career 2.0: Passion, necessity drive many career changes
Pequot Lakes: Malecha returns to her first business location - opens Timeless Appeal in former grocery store spot
Business Notes - July 15
CRMC plans $13M outpatient clinic, remodeling of Crosby campus - Care Center to be consolidated as departments relocate
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Fernando Rodney works early, then flies to Miami to become U.S. citizen
Sun cruise past Lynx with balanced attack
Twins top Rays thanks to Dozier's walk-off grand slam
France lifts second World Cup after winning classic final
Kim pours it on, wins John Deere Classic by eight shots
Athlete of the Week
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Wealth column: If you aren't retired, keep your hands off your HSA
Reader Opinion: Kindness, not road rage
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Heck Epic next in gravel road bike series
Duluth Traverse trail nearing completion
Outdoor Notes for July 15
What's Up Outdoors: Getting away from it all at Tazin Lake
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley Archery Hunts
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
How to transform a bakery croissant into something marvelous
Pets of the Week
Volcano stops student mission trip in tracks
She cut her weekly trash down so much it fits into an unbelievably small jar
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
He quit a State Department job to play video games. Now he's a star in NBA's 2K League.
The 'Downton Abbey' movie is happening: Here's what we know so far
LAMF to kick off season with prelude concerts July 14
Lakes Area Music Festival kicks off its Prelude Series Concerts
Live Music - July 12
Her Voice Magazine
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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Jim & Carole
John & Darlene Haney
Clara Ann Brophy
Irene Caroline Hochmayr
Larry C Bahls
Doris P. Lohse
Randolph "Randy" Pikula
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On the Fly: Twitter feed
July 13, 2018
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to three calls Tuesday, July 10. Firefighters were called at 12:30 p.m. to a fire alarm on the 2000 block...
July 13, 2018 - 11:00am
July 12, 2018
Lightning strike damages Duluth church
DULUTH -- Lightning struck a Duluth church early Thursday morning, July 12, and that is believed to have caused about $75,000 in fire and water...
July 12, 2018 - 6:10pm
July 11, 2018
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to three calls Monday, July 9, beginning at 4:06 p.m. for a trailer on fire on Highway 210 near the Brainerd...
July 11, 2018 - 2:00am
July 10, 2018
Details of investigation into refinery fire could be released next month
Details from the Husky Energy refinery fire investigation could soon be released. A "factual update" from the U.S. Chemical Safety Board and...
July 10, 2018 - 8:44pm
The Brainerd Fire Department was called at 6:37 a.m. Monday, July 9, to SuperAmerica, 5610 Fairview Road, Baxter, for a power pole sparking....
July 10, 2018 - 10:00am
July 3, 2018
Firefighters respond to calls
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to two calls Friday, June 29. At 7:29 a.m., a fire alarm at the BNSF Shops, 324 Washington St., Brainerd, turned out to be a false alarm. At 7:42 a.m., firefighters provided on-scene assistance for a two-vehicle, non-injury crash on Southeast...
July 3, 2018 - 7:30am
June 30, 2018
Firefighters respond to several calls
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to several calls over the past few days. On Wednesday, June 26, firefighters were called at 12:25 p.m. to Baymont Inn, 7208 Fairview Road, Baxter, for a fire alarm. Upon investigation, it was determined to be a false alarm. Shortly after at 12:34...
June 30, 2018 - 4:30am
June 29, 2018
Crosslake fire leaves businesses with excessive smoke damage
Smoke damage plagues Pineberry Plaza in Crosslake after a fire early Friday morning, June 29, according to Crosslake Fire Chief Chip Lohmiller....
June 29, 2018 - 1:27pm
June 25, 2018
Fire calls send out firefighters
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to two calls Friday, June 22, and three calls Saturday. On Friday: • At 4:48 p.m. there was a vehicle fire at the intersection of Highway 25 and Two Mile Road. • At 7:18 p.m. there was a fire alarm at Oak Heights Apartments, 3402 Oak St.,...
June 25, 2018 - 6:22pm
June 19, 2018
Firefighters respond to burning lawnmowers, dishwashers and more
From a lawnmower fire to a dishwasher fire, the Brainerd Fire Department has responded to numerous calls since Friday, June 15. At 5:51 p.m. Friday, firefighters responded to a lawnmower fire on the 19000 block of West Tranquility Drive. At 10:04 a.m. Saturday, firefighters responded...
June 19, 2018 - 4:12pm
June 17, 2018
Fire destroys Crosby home
CROSBY—Fire destroyed a Crosby home during the early morning hours Friday, June 15. The Crosby Fire Department was called about 2 a.m. to a structure fire that started in the garage. Crosby Fire Chief Jay DeCent said a Crosby police officer was on routine patrol on the 100 block...
June 17, 2018 - 8:14pm
June 16, 2018
Firefighters respond to Starbucks
The Brainerd Fire Department was called at 3:31 p.m. Thursday, June 14, to Starbucks, 14546 Dellwood Drive, Baxter, for a possible fire. Upon...
June 16, 2018 - 9:00am
June 14, 2018
Firefighters respond to call
The Brainerd Fire Department was called at 6:19 p.m. Monday, June 11, to Harmony House, 218 SW Ninth St., for a fire alarm. Firefighters determined it to be burned food.
June 14, 2018 - 4:30am
June 8, 2018
North Brainerd home site of early morning fire
The actions of a north Brainerd resident likely prevented a fire in a basement bedroom from spreading throughout the house during the early morning...
June 8, 2018 - 7:00am
June 6, 2018
Smoldering trailer prompts 2nd fire call
After responding at 1:08 p.m. Monday, June 4, to a fire at the Waste Management recycling facility in Baxter, Brainerd firefighters returned to the site early Tuesday morning. The fire department was called at 4:50 a.m. to the facility at 7968 Industrial Park Road on a report of a...
June 6, 2018 - 4:30am