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How a 7th grader's strike against climate change exploded into a movement
Syrian military linked to more than 300 chemical attacks, report says
Snow removal on Crow Wing County's agenda
Disgruntled employee who killed five in Illinois had felony record that forbade gun ownership
Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
Business Notes for Feb. 17
Good Samaritan Society - Bethany named a high performer by U.S. News & World Report
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
Biz Buzz: Development plan features green design
Boundaries are important when responding to work communication after hours
place a business brief
Area Male Athlete: Up-tempo Pequot perfect for Schommer
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Beavers get 5-point weekend, move in to 4th in WCHA
Denver goalie Cooley blanks UMD for a second time this season
Bemidji State shuts out NMU, moves into tie for 4th in WCHA
Athlete of the Week
Guest Opinion: Proposed paid and sick leave legislation is wrong for Minnesota
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
Our Opinion: It's past time to put down our cellphones
Wealth Column: Here's what you need to know if your Valentine manages the money
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
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Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
What's Up Outdoors: In search of sturgeon on Lake Winnebago
CWD found in wild deer in Crow Wing County
Retirement on the horizon for Crookston bait shop owners
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Sign on the dotted line: Why millennials are writing contracts for their relationships
Clergy View: Agree to disagree
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
The pain of Frida Kahlo
TV show delves into Kensington Runestone
'Love Letters' performance to benefit Plut Scholarship
Performing Arts - Feb. 14
Legendary Whitesidewalls to perform in Staples
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Fred and Karen Nygaard
Paul F. Caquelin
Joel Brian Carlson
Timothy J. McGuire
Joel Brian Carlson
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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July 25, 2018
Accessing the Brainerd Dispatch e-edition
The e-edition pages for the Brainerd Dispatch were moved to a new server and there were some issues found. Technical staff is working on a resolution....
July 25, 2018 - 1:30am
April 29, 2018
Tech Savvy: Facebook scandal fallout leads to falling out for users
Always remember: When it comes to the internet, if the service is free, more likely than not the product they're selling is you. It may be that this simple adage has never been more relevant. As the fallout from Facebook's gaff with Cambridge Analytica continues to develop and more...
April 29, 2018 - 9:30am
March 31, 2018
Tech Savvy: iPad Pro
When Apple added a midsize 10.5-inch iPad Pro, I knew it was just the right fit and finally time to upgrade. Beyond just a tablet, the iPad Pro...
March 31, 2018 - 11:00am
February 20, 2018
Internet addiction test
Use this brief screening measure to help you determine if you might need to see a mental health or other social services professional to help you successfully deal with “Internet addiction.” - about 6 min to take - Instructions: This is a screening measure to help you determine...
February 20, 2018 - 2:05pm
November 5, 2017
Checking one off the bucket list: CES impresses tech enthusiast
Those of you who know me, know that I LOVE my technology. Some may call it an addiction, but there's just something about opening a brand new...
November 5, 2017 - 8:00am
October 27, 2017
Tech Savvy: Doing an Apple about-face
The Apple iPhone X arrives in stores Nov. 3, but I won't be one of the people complaining about low supplies for Apple's new flagship smartphone....
October 27, 2017 - 9:00am
October 15, 2017
Tech Savvy: Self-driving cars coming (soon) to a garage near you
Some believe self-driving cars offer convenience, safety, fuel savings and alternatives for those who can't or don't like to get behind the wheel...
October 15, 2017 - 6:00am
September 30, 2017
Tech Savvy: Not bored by SMART boards
The new boards in Brainerd Public Schools elementary classrooms are smarter than your average whiteboard or chalkboard. A SMART board can be...
September 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
Minnesota Starwatch - October 2017: The Great Square of Pegasus rides high
October is known for its clear, crisp weather, so let's hope the pattern holds. Mars joined Venus in the morning sky about a month ago. The red...
September 30, 2017 - 7:00am
September 26, 2017
Tech Savvy: Facial recognition technology of iPhone X cause for concern
Face it, Apple, not everyone loves your new iPhone X. Your latest flagship smartphone boasts many drool-worthy improvements, such as an OLED...
September 26, 2017 - 9:12am
September 17, 2017
Tech Savvy: Preserving photos albums - Photomyne app makes sharing, posting and saving photos easy
Want to take all those photo albums with priceless family photos and turn them into digital images? That's long been on my wish list. Recently,...
September 17, 2017 - 10:00am
August 26, 2017
Tech Savvy: Your rear is clear: Rear-facing backup cameras on automobiles
When I first got my driver's license, I loathed parallel parking. The anxiety of whether my car would hit the car behind me prompted me to walk...
August 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 20, 2017
Tech Savvy: Do you have the proper eyewear to see Monday's rare event?
In case you haven't heard about it yet—people in the United States are in for a rare, scientific astronomical treat. A total solar eclipse...
August 20, 2017 - 5:00am
August 19, 2017
Eclipse road trip tips
Transportation officials are offering this tips on how to avoid trouble if you're on the road during the eclipse. • Don't stop along the interstate or park on the shoulder during the event. • Don't try to wear opaque eclipse glasses while operating a vehicle. • Turn your headlights...
August 19, 2017 - 7:00am
August 17, 2017
Silicon Valley is giving white supremacy groups the boot
Silicon Valley significantly escalated its war on white supremacy this week, choking off the ability of hate groups to raise money online, removing...
August 17, 2017 - 6:33am