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Disgruntled employee who killed five in Illinois had felony record that forbade gun ownership
28 min 44 sec ago
President Donald Trump.  Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
1 hour 10 sec ago
Tasty treats. Weather drawing by Kallie Kramvik of Mrs. Meyer’s third-grade class at Harrison Elementary School. Click on the image to view the entire drawing.
Weather Drawing: Tasty treats
3 hours 11 min ago
Public invited to Make It OK presentation to reduce mental health stigma
5 hours 11 min ago
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Nisswa: P&Z administrator resigns; city starts hiring process
5 hours 41 min ago
The Regional Report: Crosby tunnel project runs into snag; S-M board to pursue 2-building solution
6 hours 41 min ago
February 16, 2019
Thee people are dead in a shooting in Nevis, Minn.  The initial call led to a chase in which a deputy was wounded. Matt Henson / WDAY
Authorities identify three dead in Nevis shooting
14 hours 52 min ago
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Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
18 hours 39 min ago
VA official who exploited veterans in fraud scam gets 11 years
19 hours 44 min ago
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Minnesota man charged with murder for selling $10 worth of drugs that wound up killing 21-year-old
22 hours 26 min ago
Sheriff office names fatal fire victim
22 hours 41 min ago
Paul Manafort, former campaign manager for Donald Trump, exits from federal court in Washington on April 19, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Prosecutors call Manafort's crimes 'longstanding,' 'bold'
February 16, 2019 - 9:20am
A sign on a newly installed door in the basement of the former First Presbyterian Church in Brainerd -- home to the homeless families nonprofit New Pathways -- states bathrooms are not available and directs the organization to use the bathrooms at the Holiday Stationstore three blocks away. The sign was posted by Tim Taylor, owner of Taylor Funeral & Cremation Care, who now owns the church building and is the new landlord for the organization. Chelsey Perkins / Brainerd Dispatch
Landlord removes bathroom access for homeless families nonprofit. Funeral home director Taylor cites utilities costs, disputes over lease and program operation.
February 16, 2019 - 9:06am
The Eggs & Issues panel featured state Rep. Josh Heintzeman, R-Nisswa (left, state Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, state Rep. John Poston, R-Lake Shore, state Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point and state Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Eggs & Issues forum participants talk scrambled politics in St. Paul
February 16, 2019 - 9:00am
Anti-abortion demonstrators in front of the Supreme Court during the March for Life rally in Washington, Jan. 27, 2017. Anti-abortion advocates, from grass-roots activists all the way to the White House, are taking aim at New York and other states in a bid to halt similar legislative efforts to expand abortion rights by emboldened Democratic lawmakers and to mobilize supporters ahead of the 2020 presidential race. (Al Drago/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
At least 20 abortion cases are steps from the US Supreme Court. Any one could gut Roe v. Wade.
February 16, 2019 - 8:58am